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Surge in dengue fever continues in Pakistan

Surge in dengue fever continues in Pakistan

Islamabad [Pakistan], September 18: A surge in dengue fever cases continues in parts of Pakistan amid the ongoing outbreak that...

Cambodian PM orders crackdown on all types of illegal gambling

Cambodian PM orders crackdown on all types of...

Phnom Penh [Cambodia], September 17: Cambodian Prime Minister SamdechTecho Hun Sen on Saturday ordered a nationwide crackdown on all types...

Fiji health ministry stresses adoption of COVID-19 safe measures as cases decrease

Fiji health ministry stresses adoption of COVID-19 safe...

Suva [Fiji], September 17: Fiji's Permanent Secretary for Health James Fong highlighted the importance of high vigilance and maintaining community-wide...

Japan set to issue special typhoon warning for Kyushu region

Japan set to issue special typhoon warning for...

Tokyo [Japan], September 17: The Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA) said Saturday it is ready to issue a special typhoon warning...

Malaysia reports 1,977 new COVID-19 infections, 6 new deaths

Malaysia reports 1,977 new COVID-19 infections, 6 new...

Kuala Lumpur [Malaysia], September 17: Malaysia reported 1,977 new COVID-19 infections, as of midnight Friday, bringing the national total to...

Bolivia's president avows economic sovereignty, rebuffs IMF proposals

Bolivia's president avows economic sovereignty, rebuffs IMF proposals

La Paz [Bolivia], September 17: Bolivian President Luis Arce on Friday declined recommendations from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) aimed...

Tenth batch of Chinese medical team begins work in South Sudan

Tenth batch of Chinese medical team begins work...

Juba [South Sudan], September 17: The tenth batch of Chinese medical team on Friday started work in South Sudan after...

Zimbabwe makes progress in phasing out ozone depleting substances: minister

Zimbabwe makes progress in phasing out ozone depleting...

Harare [Zimbabwe], September 17: Zimbabwe's environment minister Mangaliso Ndlovu said Friday that the country had made significant progress in phasing...

Israel to connect Karish gas field to national system within days

Israel to connect Karish gas field to national...

Jerusalem [Israel], September 17: Israel's Energy Ministry on Friday said in a statement that it was preparing to connect the...

Bahrain reports 1st monkeypox case

Bahrain reports 1st monkeypox case

Manama [Bahrain], September 17: Bahrain's Health Ministry reported the kingdom's first monkeypox case on Friday.

Israel hosts dragon boat race to mark 30th anniversary of diplomatic ties with China

Israel hosts dragon boat race to mark 30th...

Jerusalem [Israel], September 17: A dragon boat race was held in northern Israel on Friday to mark the 30th anniversary...

Lebanon to adopt strict security measures after bank raids

Lebanon to adopt strict security measures after bank...

Beirut [Lebanon], September 17: Security forces will take strict measures amid mounting security concerns after a number of bank raids...

Israel launches missile attacks on Syrian capital

Israel launches missile attacks on Syrian capital

Damascus [Syria], September 17: Israel launched missile attacks on military sites in the Syrian capital of Damascus after midnight on...

ASEAN, Russia emphasize need to further deepen bilateral economic ties

ASEAN, Russia emphasize need to further deepen bilateral...

Siem Reap [Cambodia], September 17: The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and Russia on Friday emphasized the need to...

Gold rises on U.S. equities weakness

Gold rises on U.S. equities weakness

Chicago [US], September 17: Gold futures on the COMEX division of the New York Mercantile Exchange rose on Friday...

Canada confirms 16,501 new COVID-19 cases in one week

Canada confirms 16,501 new COVID-19 cases in one...

Ottawa [Canada], September 17: Canada confirmed 16,501 new COVID-19 cases for the week ending Sept. 10, the Public Health Agency...

Canada confirms 1,363 monkeypox cases

Canada confirms 1,363 monkeypox cases

Ottawa [Canada], September 17: Canada has confirmed 1,363 cases of monkeypox, including 38 hospitalisations, the Public Health Agency of Canada...

Oil prices end higher, but post weekly loss

Oil prices end higher, but post weekly loss

New York [US], September 17: - Oil prices eked out modest gains on Friday, but demand worries kept prices lower...

CPEC adds new dimension to Pakistan-China cooperation: Pakistani official

CPEC adds new dimension to Pakistan-China cooperation: Pakistani...

Islamabad [Pakistan], September 17: Pakistani foreign ministry's Additional Secretary Asia-Pacific Mumtaz Zahra Baloch has said the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC)...

Pakistan continues to face surge in dengue cases

Pakistan continues to face surge in dengue cases

Islamabad [Pakistan], September 17: Pakistan continues to face a surge in dengue fever cases in different parts of the country,...

Singapore reports 2,309 new COVID-19 cases

Singapore reports 2,309 new COVID-19 cases

Singapore, September 17: Singapore reported 2,309 new cases of COVID-19 on Friday, bringing the total tally to 1,871,900.

Africa holds ministers' meeting on environment

Africa holds ministers' meeting on environment

Dakar [Senegal], September 16: The 18th session of the African Ministerial Conference on the Environment (AMCEN) kicked off here Thursday.

Israel concludes registration of parties for 5th election in 4 years

Israel concludes registration of parties for 5th election...

Jerusalem [Israel], September 15: Israel closed on Thursday night the registration for political parties intending to run in the upcoming...

EU proposes new Cyber Resilience Act

EU proposes new Cyber Resilience Act

Brussels [Belgium], September 16:The European Commission presented on Thursday a proposal for Cyber Resilience Act (CRA), a new European Union...

Alstom attempts distance record with hydrogen train through Germany

Alstom attempts distance record with hydrogen train through...

Berlin [Germany], September 16: French manufacturer Alstom was attempting to set a new distance record with its CoradiaiLint hydrogen-powered train...

Slovenia ups 2022 GDP forecast, cuts 2023 forecast

Slovenia ups 2022 GDP forecast, cuts 2023 forecast

Ljubljana [Slovenia],September 16:Slovenia's economy will expand by 5 percent this year, the government's macroeconomic institute (UMAR) said on Thursday, improving...

Over 14.6 mln U.S. children infected with COVID-19

Over 14.6 mln U.S. children infected with COVID-19

Los Angeles [US], September 16: Over 14.6 million children in the United States have tested positive for COVID-19 since the...