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Malaysia reports 2,536 new COVID-19 infections, 5 more deaths

Malaysia reports 2,536 new COVID-19 infections, 5 more...

Kuala Lumpur [Malaysia], July 4: Malaysia reported 2,536 new COVID-19 infections as of midnight Sunday, bringing the national total...

Yoon instructs aides to follow up on economic talks in Spain

Yoon instructs aides to follow up on economic...

Seoul [South Korea], July 4: President Yoon Suk-yeol instructed aides Monday to follow up on economic discussions he had with...

Yoon's health minister pick withdraws nomination over political fund misuse allegations

Yoon's health minister pick withdraws nomination over political...

Seoul [South Korea], July 4: President Yoon Suk-yeol's pick to lead the health ministry withdrew her nomination Monday over allegations...

Monkeypox cases in Brazil rise to 76

Monkeypox cases in Brazil rise to 76

Sao Paulo [Brazil], July 4: A new case of monkeypox has been confirmed in Brazil, bringing the total number in...

Peru reports 70 pct increase in COVID-19 cases between June 19 and 25

Peru reports 70 pct increase in COVID-19 cases...

Lima [Peru], July 4: Peru registered 17,841 COVID-19 cases between June 19 and 25, an increase of 70 percent compared...

2 women killed in shark attack near Red Sea resort: Egyptian ministry

2 women killed in shark attack near Red...

Cairo [Egpyt], July 4: Two women were killed after being attacked by a shark south of Egypt's Red Sea...

Tanzania's largest trade fair opens with 22 foreign countries participating

Tanzania's largest trade fair opens with 22 foreign...

Dar es Salaam [Tanzania], July 4: Tanzania's 46th Dar es Salaam International Trade Fair (DITF) officially opened Sunday, with...

Libyan PM stresses importance of Security Directorates Support Force

Libyan PM stresses importance of Security Directorates Support...

Tripoli [Libya], July 4: Libyan Prime Minister Abdul-Hamed Dbeibah on Sunday stressed the importance of the Security Directorates Support Force...

Chinese organizations donate clean water facilities to schools in southern Ethiopia

Chinese organizations donate clean water facilities to schools...

Addis Ababa [Ethiopia], July 4: Chinese organizations have distributed much-needed clean and sanitary water facilities to selected primary schools in...

Ghanaian president urges for concerted efforts to root out terrorism in West Africa

Ghanaian president urges for concerted efforts to root...

Accra [Ghana], July 4: Ghanaian President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on Sunday called for member states of the Economic Community...

Nigerian police investigate suspected church abduction in SW state

Nigerian police investigate suspected church abduction in SW...

Lagos [Nigeria], July 4: An investigation is underway into a case of suspected abduction of 77 people by church pastors...

Israel's interim PM Lapid holds 1st cabinet meeting

Israel's interim PM Lapid holds 1st cabinet meeting

Jerusalem [Israel], July 4: Israel's interim Prime Minister Yair Lapid on Sunday pledged to run a functional government despite...

Israeli archaeologists reassemble 3,500-year-old huge jars

Israeli archaeologists reassemble 3,500-year-old huge jars

Jerusalem [Israel], July 4: Israeli researchers have reassembled three ancient pottery jars that dated to about 3,500 years ago, the...

Time, venue of new round of nuclear talks being finalized: Iranian negotiator

Time, venue of new round of nuclear talks...

Tehran [Iran], June 4: Iran's chief nuclear negotiator Ali Bagheri Kani said Sunday that the time and venue of a...

Jordan reveals cause of Aqaba port gas leakage

Jordan reveals cause of Aqaba port gas leakage

Amman [Jordan], July 4: An investigation showed the main cause of the gas leak incident in Aqaba port was the...

Glacier collapse kills at least five in Italy: media

Glacier collapse kills at least five in Italy:...

Rome [Italy], July 4: A huge block of ice has collapsed from the Marmolada mountain in Italy, leaving at least...

Active COVID-19 infections in Italy surpass 1 million

Active COVID-19 infections in Italy surpass 1 million

Rome [Italy], July 4: The number of active cases of coronavirus surpassed 1 million in Italy on Sunday, the result...

3 killed, 3 critically injured in Copenhagen shopping mall shooting - Police

3 killed, 3 critically injured in Copenhagen shopping...

Copenhagen [Denmark], July 4: Three people were killed and several others injured, three of them critically, in a shooting at...

Extreme drought conditions persist in California

Extreme drought conditions persist in California

Fernley (Nevada) [US], July 4: The latest data released by the U.S. Drought Monitor (USDM) showed that California remained mired...

Vietnam reports 512 new COVID-19 cases

Vietnam reports 512 new COVID-19 cases

Hanoi [Vietnam], July 4: Vietnam recorded 512 new COVID-19 cases on Sunday, down by 218 from Saturday, according to its...

Narcotics smuggling attempt foiled at Pakistani airport, 3 arrested

Narcotics smuggling attempt foiled at Pakistani airport, 3...

Islamabad [Pakistan], July 4: The Anti-Narcotics Force (ANF) of Pakistan foiled an attempt to smuggle narcotics and arrested three people...

Singapore reports 6,127 new COVID-19 cases

Singapore reports 6,127 new COVID-19 cases

Singapore, July 4: Singapore reported 6,127 new cases of COVID-19 on Sunday, bringing the total tally to 1,467,234.

Philippines logs 1,323 new COVID-19 cases

Philippines logs 1,323 new COVID-19 cases

Manila [Philippines], July 4: The Philippines' Department of Health (DOH) reported 1,323 new COVID-19 infections on Sunday, the highest...

1 injured in firing on polio eradication team in NW Pakistan

1 injured in firing on polio eradication team...

Islamabad [Pakistan], July 4: A health worker of a polio eradication team was critically injured in a firing by unknown...

Australia's Sydney faces emergency wet weather, flood warnings

Australia's Sydney faces emergency wet weather, flood warnings

Sydney [Australia], July 4: Heavy rainfall across Australia's southeast coast since Saturday last week has once again inundated Sydney and...

FM reiterates Yoon's participation in NATO summit does not target China

FM reiterates Yoon's participation in NATO summit does...

Seoul (South Korea), July 3: Foreign Minister Park Jin on Saturday reiterated the government's earlier explanation that President Yoon Suk-yeol's...

Cuba starts summer break amid decline of COVID-19 cases

Cuba starts summer break amid decline of COVID-19...

HAVANA, July 2 (Xinhua) -- Cuba officially started the 2022 summer break season from Saturday as the continuing decline of...