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Typhoon Molave: 13 killed, dozens missing as rains wreak havoc in Vietnam

Typhoon Molave: 13 killed, dozens missing as rains...

Hanoi [Vietnam], October 29 (ANI): At least 13 people were killed and nearly 40 went missing as torrential rains lashed...

Macron announces new lockdown rules amid surge in COVID-19 cases

Macron announces new lockdown rules amid surge in...

Paris [France], October 29 (ANI): French President Emmanuel Macron announced new lockdown rules amid a surge in COVID-19 cases through...

Eight killed in prison riot in Afghanistan's Herat

Eight killed in prison riot in Afghanistan's Herat

Kabul [Afghanistan], October 29 (ANI): At least eight prisoners were killed and 12 were injured in the Herat Prison riot...

Amid soaring COVID-19 cases, Merkel announces 'lockdown light' from November 2

Amid soaring COVID-19 cases, Merkel announces 'lockdown light'...

Berlin [Germany], October 29 (ANI): German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Wednesday announced to begin a 'lockdown light' from November 2...

PPP demands President Arif Alvi's resignation

PPP demands President Arif Alvi's resignation

Islamabad [Pakistan], October 29 (ANI): The Pakistan People's Party (PPP) has charged President Arif Alvi of allegedly violating the country's...

Philippines reports 1,761 new COVID-19 infections

Philippines reports 1,761 new COVID-19 infections

Manila [Philippines], October 29 (ANI/Xinhua): The Philippines' Department of Health (DOH) on Thursday reported 1,761 new confirmed cases of COVID-19,...

Amazon argues Prime Video customers don't own purchased content

Amazon argues Prime Video customers don't own purchased...

Washington DC (USA) Oct 29: According to Amazon, Prime Video customers do not actually own the content that they purchase...

Immunity to coronavirus lingers for months, study finds

Immunity to coronavirus lingers for months, study finds

Washington DC (USA) Oct 29: Immunity to Covid-19 infection lingers for at least five months, researchers reported -- and probably...

100% Emirati-made satellite to be launched in 2023

100% Emirati-made satellite to be launched in 2023

Abu Dhabi (UAE) Oct 29: The UAE Vice-President has announced a new satellite project that will be 100 per cent...

UAE launches initiatives to achieve security, peace, stability: Hamdan bin Zayed

UAE launches initiatives to achieve security, peace, stability:...

Abu Dhabi (UAE) Oct 29: Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Ruler's Representative in Al Dhafra Region and Chairman of...

Prophet Muhammad birthday: UAE leaders celebrate his legacy

Prophet Muhammad birthday: UAE leaders celebrate his legacy

Abu Dhabi (UAE) Oct 29: Prophet Muhammad (Peace Be Upon Him) was sent as a mercy to the people, the...

Coronavirus: Families of martyrs in UAE to get Covid-19 vaccine

Coronavirus: Families of martyrs in UAE to get...

Abu Dhabi (UAE) Oct 29: The Martyrs' Families' Affairs Office at the Abu Dhabi Crown Prince's Court has launched a...

Coronavirus: Dubai issues guidelines for social gatherings, celebrations

Coronavirus: Dubai issues guidelines for social gatherings, celebrations

Abu Dhabi (UAE) Oct 29: Dubai's Supreme Committee of Crisis and Disaster Management on Wednesday announced precautionary guidelines for social...

White House's remarks about readiness to deploy ballistic missiles incite instability - MP

White House's remarks about readiness to deploy ballistic...

Moscow (Russia) Oct 29: US National Security Adviser Robert O'Brien's remarks that Washington is poised to deploy intermediate-and shorter-range missiles...

Belarusian human rights activists report over 500 election-related criminal cases

Belarusian human rights activists report over 500 election-related...

Minsk (Belarus) Oct 29: Belarusian human rights activists reported over 500 criminal cases initiated against presidential election participants, protesters and...

Around 650 criminal cases opened following riots in Belarus

Around 650 criminal cases opened following riots in...

Minsk (Belarus) Oct 29: About 650 criminal cases were opened in Belarus on the facts of riots and protest actions,...

France returns to self-isolation amid coronavirus pandemic

France returns to self-isolation amid coronavirus pandemic

Paris (France) Oct 29: France goes into a second self-isolation regime on the night of October 30 amid an increase...

Putin will participate in Russia Calling investment forum

Putin will participate in Russia Calling investment forum

Moscow (Russia) Oct 29: Russian President Vladimir Putin will speak on Thursday at the 12th Russia Calling VTB Capital Investment...

8 more USFK-affiliated people test positive for COVID-19 upon arrival in S. Korea

8 more USFK-affiliated people test positive for COVID-19...

Seoul (South Korea), Oct 29: Four American service members and four other U.S. military-affiliated individuals have tested positive for the...

UN spokesman calls attention to humanitarian impact of Nagorno-Karabakh conflict

UN spokesman calls attention to humanitarian impact of...

United Nations, Oct 29: A United Nations spokesman on Wednesday called attention to the humanitarian impact of Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, as...

Parliament lifts arrest immunity of sitting lawmaker under investigation

Parliament lifts arrest immunity of sitting lawmaker under...

Tokyo (Japan), Oct 29: The National Assembly on Thursday passed a motion that allows prosecutors to arrest a ruling party...

Tokyo confirms 221 new cases of coronavirus

Tokyo confirms 221 new cases of coronavirus

Tokyo (Japan), Oct 29: The Tokyo Metropolitan Government confirmed 221 new cases of the coronavirus in the Japanese capital on...

UN deputy chief to take "virtual trip" to Colombia

UN deputy chief to take "virtual trip" to...

United Nations, Oct 29: UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed will take a two-day "virtual trip" to Colombia, a UN spokesman...

Talawakelle Lindula Urban Council chairman suspended

Talawakelle Lindula Urban Council chairman suspended

Colombo (Sri Lanka), Oct 29: Central Province Governor Lalith U. Gamage has suspended the current chairman of the Talawakelle Lindula...

S. Korea to upgrade early warning aircraft with Boeing

S. Korea to upgrade early warning aircraft with...

Seoul (South Korea), Oct 29: South Korea decided Thursday to upgrade its Peace Eye airborne early warning and control (AEW&C)...

Experts: Digital Security Act can have a boomerang effect on government

Experts: Digital Security Act can have a boomerang...

Dhaka (Bangladesh), Oct 29: The existing Digital Security Act (DSA) can have a boomerang effect on the government as any...

CID Inspector Nishantha Silva pressured to make a statement that Gotabaya was involved in Lasantha's murder - witness

CID Inspector Nishantha Silva pressured to make a...

Colombo (Sri Lanka), Oct 29: Retired Army Intelligence Officer Premananda Udalagama told the Presidential Commission to Investigate Political Victimization has...