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China again sees rise in coronavirus cases

BEIJING: The mainland China has reported 30 new coronavirus cases. This is up from 19 a day earlier as the cases involving…

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IS Khorasan Chief Aslam Farooqui who masterminded Kabul gurudwara attack arrested

In a special operation by Afghan security forces, the so-called emir of Islamic State Khorasan Province (ISKP) Mawlawi Abdullah aka…

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South Korea extends intensive social distancing as coronavirus cases persist

SEOUL South Korea said on Saturday (April 4) that it will extend its intensive social distancing campaign scheduled to end…

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Number of COVID-19 infected Nepalis in Bahrain reaches 12

KATHMANDU: Coronavirus infection has confirmed in nine more Nepalis in Bahrain. A total of 400 people were quarantined in a…

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Twins born in India named ‘Corona’ and ‘COVID’

CHHATTISGARH: India may be witness to a spurt in the cases of coronavirus and the disease it causes — COVID-19,…

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18 Nepalis who attended Nizamuddin congregation in Delhi quarantined

KATHMANDU: A total of 18 Nepali Muslims, who recently returned from India after participating in a congregation, have been kept…

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Thousands of elephants starving due to coronavirus spread

BANGKOK: With tourism industry turning the hard hit amid coronavirus, more than 4000 elephants kept at home are likely to…

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Chinese markets still sell bats, cats and dogs

BEIJING: China food markets that reopened after the country declared victory over coronavirus have started selling live animals. Cats and…

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Coronavirus outbreak taking huge toll on China’s economy: World Bank

WASHINGTON: The coronavirus pandemic’s economic fallout could cause China’s growth to come to a standstill while driving 11 million more…

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Indian PM Modi holds video conference with Heads of Indian Missions

NEW DELHI: India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi has held a video conference with the heads of India’s Embassies and High…

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Total tally of COVID-19 cases crosses 1,000 in India

NEW DELHI: Amid growing concerns about the spread of coronavirus in India came more worrying news on Saturday: the country’s…

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North Korea fires missiles amid coronavirus outbreak

SEOUL: North Korea on Sunday fired two short-range ballistic missiles into the ocean off its east coast, international media reports…