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Nepal PM Oli visits Sheetal Niwas to meet President Bhandari

Kathmandu [Nepal], July 2 (ANI): Nepal Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli on Thursday visited Sheetal Niwas to meet President Bidhya ...

Nepal PM Oli likely to address nation today

Kathmandu [Nepal], July 2 (ANI): Nepal Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli is likely to address the nation on Thursday as ...

Amid COVID-19 spread, devotees offer prayers during Chardham Yatra

Dehradun (Uttarakhand) [India], July 2 (ANI): After months of closure due to COVID-19 spread, devotees residing in Uttarakhand on Thursday ...

China supplying weapons to Arakan Army

Naypyitaw [Myanmar], July 2 (ANI): China is supplying funds and sophisticated weaponry to armed groups in Myanmar and the Naypyitaw-designated ...

Pineapple growers suffer loss in Agartala due to COVID-19 spread

Agartala (Tripura) [India], July 2 (ANI): Pineapple growers and vendors in Agartala are staring at huge losses as the demand ...

COVID-19 watch, July 2

People with face masks visit Six Flags Fiesta Texas in San Antonio, Texas, the United States, June 20, 2020. (Photo ...

China Launches Naval Exercise in South China Sea

China kicked off naval exercises in the contested South China Sea on Wednesday, showcasing its ability to storm and seize ...

ASEAN reaffirms importance of rule of law in South China sea

QUEZON CITY, June 30 (PIA) -- The leaders of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) reaffirmed the importance of ...

DOE pushes to mainstream geothermal energy development

QUEZON CITY, July 1 (PIA) - Energy Secretary Alfonso G. Cusi urged the department's key officials to mainstream geothermal renewable ...

The latest: Coronavirus watch updates, July 1

Visitors are seen at the sightseeing spot Asakusa, in Tokyo, Japan, June 21, 2020. (Xinhua/Du Xiaoyi)- Tokyo's cases hit highest ...

ACB lauds nature considerations of ASEAN in COVID-19 response

CALOOCAN CITY, July 1 (PIA) -- The ASEAN Centre for Biodiversity (ACB) welcomes the call of Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte ...

At least 30 killed after ferry capsizes in Bangladesh capital

Onlookers gather around the site of a ferry accident on the Buriganga River in Dhaka, Bangladesh on June 29,2020. (Stringer/Xinhua)At ...

People clang utensils to drive away locusts in Kathmandu

Kathmandu [Nepal], July 1 (ANI): Swarms of locust reached Nepal on Tuesday and people came up to their rooftops and ...

Tibetan Youth Congress welcomes India's ban on Chinese apps

Dharamshala (Himachal Pradesh) [India], June 30 (ANI): Tibetan activists and leaders living in exile in Dharamshala appreciated New Delhi's decision ...

Pakistani PM Blames India for Militant Raid on Stock Exchange

ISLAMABAD, PAKISTAN - Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan has directly accused rival India of being behind a deadly terrorist attack ...

Florida Site of GOP Convention Orders Wearing of Masks

The Florida city where President Trump is scheduled to accept the Republican nomination for his re-election bid voted Monday to ...

PICS | At least 32 die in Bangladesh ferry accident

The ferry had departed from central Munshiganj district. It sank as it was about to moor at Sadarghat, Dhaka's main ...

Bangladesh: Repeal Abusive Law Used in Crackdown on Critics

Government Should End Spurious Charges, Pre-Trial Detention to Silence DissentBangladesh authorities are using the abusive Digital Security Act to harass ...

Zimbabwe's three-match ODI tour to Australia postponed

Zimbabwe's three-match ODI tour of Australia in early August has been postponed due to the ongoing impact of Covid-19.Although the ...

Alibaba Cloud announces business expansion in Southeast Asia

SHANGHAI, July 2 (Xinhua) -- Alibaba Cloud, the cloud computing arm of China's internet giant Alibaba, on Thursday announced the ...

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India's Navy repatriates 687 citizens who were stranded in Iran

THOOTHUKUDI, Tamil Nadi, India - The Indian Navy Ship Jalashwa, carrying 687 stranded citizens, including two women, arrived in Tuticorin ...

Russia, Pak support to bring Taliban into mainstream in Afghanistan

Washington DC [USA], July 2 (ANI): Pakistan and Russia relations have become warmer in recent times due to the converging ...

'Russia, Pak support to bring Taliban into mainstream in Afghanistan'

Washington DC [USA], July 2 (ANI): Pakistan and Russia relations have become warmer in recent times due to the converging ...

PCB likely to stage remaining four PSL 2020 matches in November

Lahore [Pakistan], July 2 (ANI): In the eighth meeting of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) Governing Council on Thursday, the ...

Want to be compared to Pakistan players instead of Kohli: Babar Azam

Worcester [UK], July 2 (ANI): Pakistan's limited-overs skipper Babar Azam on Thursday said that he wants to be compared to ...

Over 160 killed in jade mine landslide in Myanmar

Nay Pyi Taw [Myanmar], July 2 (ANI): A landslide at a jade mine in northern Myanmar has claimed the lives ...

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