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Jamaati COVID-19 patient who escaped from UP hospital, caught

Meerut (Uttar Pradesh) [India], April 7 (ANI): A COVID-19 positive Nepal national who had attended the Tablighi Jamaat event was ...


COVID-19: Romania To Extend State Of Emergency; Russian Cases Jump

The global death toll is nearing 70,000 with almost 1.3 million infections confirmed, causing mass disruptions as governments continue to ...


With 19 more positive cases, Gujarat COVID-19 count at 165

Gandhinagar (Gujarat) [India], April 7 (ANI): Nineteen new COVID-19 positive cases were reported from Gujarat on Tuesday, according to the ...


US condemns sinking of Vietnam fishing vessel by Chinese Coast Guard

The United States said Monday it was "seriously concerned" by the recent sinking of a Vietnamese fishing vessel by the ...


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Share markets in Asia rise, greenback slips

SYDNEY, Australia - Optimism that the coronavirus may have peaked may be misguided, but investors and traders continued to bid ...

Insurance companies in India commit to coronavirus payouts

MUMBAI, India - The Life Insurance Council in India has announced that all life insurers, both public and private, are ...

Huge rally on Wall St, major indices advance more than 7%

NEW YORK, New York - The brakes came off Wall Street on Monday, as hopes that coronavirus is being defeated ...

Fruit and vegetable markets in Europe left scrambling for business

Picture a traditional English summer. For many, Wimbledon and strawberries come to mind.Since 1877, the lawn tennis tournament at Wimbledon, ...

Coronavirus exposed how U.S. companies undermined competitiveness

When the wealthiest country in the world is unable to produce basic medical gear to cope with a rampaging pandemic, ...

Philippines company to produce millions of facemasks per month

CLARK FREEPORT ZONE, Pampanga, Philippines - With skyrocketing demand for face masks, following a change of experts views on their ...

International

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Acting Secretary of U.S. Navy retracts abusive remarks

WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. Navy's acting secretary has been forced to apologize after a profanity-laden broadside in which he ...

Tajik teenager reportedly beaten into confession of twin murders

DUSHANBE, Tajikistan - A 16-year-old teenager has been convicted and sentenced to 10 years in prison in Tajikistan in a ...

Acquittal for Cardinal George Pell, unanimous decision of High Court

BRISBANE, Australia - All seven judges on the High Court of Australia have universally approved the quashing of the conviction ...

British PM Boris Johnson shifted to Intensive Care Unit

London [UK], April 7 (ANI): Boris Johnson was on Monday moved into Intensive Care after his COVID -19 symptoms worsened, ...

Boris Johnson hospitalised after coronavirus symptoms persist

LONDON, UK - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been admitted to intensive care at St Thomas' Hospital in London ...

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Zero Infections in China Military

While militaries around the world are seeing their soldiers fall victim to the coronavirus, China's People's Liberation Army (PLA), the ...


Coronavirus Delays Construction on Lao-China Railway

The nearly-finished railway project that would connect landlocked Laos with China is facing construction delays due to manpower shortages resulting ...


New book shows how corruption took root in democratic South Africa

In evidence before a commission of inquiry investigating corruption, South Africans have been treated to shocking revelations about brazen looting ...


Mideastern Burial Traditions Clash With Fears of Contagion

BAGHDAD - Mohammed al-Dulfi's 67-year-old father died on March 21 after a brief struggle against the new coronavirus, but it ...


Bill Withers: soul music's 'everyman' wrote songs for the world to lean on

Even before Bill Withers passed away from heart complications at the end of March, his 1972 hit Lean on Me ...


Shellfish in Balite Bay found unsafe

DAVAO ORIENTAL, April 7 (PIA) -Balite Bay in the City of Mati, Davao Oriental is among the four bays in ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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