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Booking of 12 days Kadernath completed

Dehradun (Uttarakhand) [India], September 19 (ANI): Officials at Kedarnath Dham on Sunday said that bookings for 12-day darshan of Kedarnath ...

Bangladesh, Sri Lanka receive new batches of Chinese COVID-19 vaccines

© Provided by Xinhua Bangladesh also signed an agreement with China to co-product the Chinese Sinopharm vaccine doses domestically.DHAKA/COLOMBO, Sept. ...

Nepal worships girls dressed as Living Goddess Kumari

Kathmandu [Nepal], September 19 (ANI): Decked up in red-coloured finery, several girls under the age of seven lined up to ...

Asia Album: People celebrate Indra Jatra festival in Nepal

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'Dilemma over SAARC foreign ministers meeting'

By Naveen KapoorNew Delhi [India], September 19 (ANI): During the upcoming week at the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA), several ...

Week-long Indra Jatra festival begins in Kathmandu

Kathmandu [Nepal] September 18 (ANI): Area in front of Kaal Bhairabin Durbar Square was packed with devotees and onlookers on ...

The Himalayan Film Festival 2021 to be hosted by Ladakh

New Delhi [India], September 18 (ANI): Ladakh is hosting the first edition of The Himalayan Film Festival 2021 (THFF) from ...

Philippines logs 23,134 new COVID-19 cases

Manila [Philippines], September 18 (ANI/Xinhua): The Philippines' Department of Health (DOH) reported 23,134 new COVID-19 infections on Saturday, bringing the ...

India, Nepal to hold joint military exercise 'Surya Kiran'

New Delhi [India], September 18 (ANI): The 15th edition of India-Nepal Joint Military Training Exercise "Surya Kiran" will commence from ...

Strikers need to be ruthless in front of goal, says Farukh

New Delhi [India], September 18 (ANI): Blue Tigers forward Farukh Choudhary, who recently scored his first goal in international football, ...

Cambodia launches COVID-19 inoculation for children with Chinese vaccines

© Provided by Xinhua Cambodia has almost 1.9 million children in the age group of 6-12. So far, some 98 ...

BSF soldier injured in clash with Bangladeshi thieves

Nadia (West Bengal) [India], September 18 (ANI): A Border Security Force (BSF) soldier got injured on Thursday in a fight ...

UK scraps traffic light system to overhaul int'l travel

© Provided by Xinhua The British government has also announced that from 4 a.m. BST (0300 GMT) on Sept. 22, ...

J-K remote areas will be connected through rail network

By Nishant KetuNew Delhi [India], September 17 (ANI): Railways Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw on Friday expressed hope that far-flung areas of ...

MoS Home Nityanand Rai inaugurates passenger terminal

New Delhi [India], September 17 (ANI): In order to facilitate cross-border trade and movement for people, Minister of State for ...

U.S., biggest saboteur of post-WWII global peace (Part 3)

© Provided by Xinhua DISRUPTION TO INTERNATIONAL ORDERWith its great power, the United States has been using "American exceptionalism" as ...

Fake passport racket busted in Delhi

New Delhi [India], September 17 (ANI): Delhi Police have arrested six accused persons, including five foreign nationals for allegedly operating ...

Nepal worship vehicles and metallurgies on Vishwakarma Puja

Kathmandu [Nepal], September 17 (ANI): On the occasion of Vishwakarma Puja, scores of people in Nepal on Friday worshipped vehicles ...

MGM Healthcare performs Minimally Invasive Neuro Surgical

Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], September 17 (ANI/BusinessWire India): MGM Healthcare, a multi-specialty quaternary care hospital in the heart of Chennai, ...

China's FDI inflow up 22.3 percent in first 8 months

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, Sept. 16 (Xinhua) -- Foreign direct investment (FDI) into the Chinese mainland, in actual use, ...

Ramiz Raja to the fans: 'Stand behind Pakistan cricket'

A day after New Zealand abruptly cancelled their tour of Pakistan due to security reasons, newly-elected PCB chairman Ramiz Raja ...

Philippines logs 19,271 new COVID-19 cases

MANILA, Sept. 19 (Xinhua) -- The Philippines' Department of Health (DOH) reported 19,271 new infections of COVID-19 on Sunday, bringing ...

China, RCEP members work to implement trade pact on schedule: MOC

BEIJING, Sept. 18 (Xinhua) -- China will work with other member states of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) to ...

Bangladesh gets another 5 mln doses of Chinese COVID-19 vaccine

DHAKA, Sept. 18 (Xinhua) -- Bangladesh on Saturday received another 5 million doses of COVID-19 vaccine developed by China's pharmaceutical ...

Xinhua Asia-Pacific news summary at 1600 GMT, Sept. 18

DHAKA -- Bangladesh on Saturday received another 5 million doses of COVID-19 vaccine developed by China's pharmaceutical Sinopharm Group. A ...

Thailand daily COVID-19 deaths hit 7-week low

BANGKOK, Spet. 18 (Xinhua) -- Thailand on Saturday reported 122 COVID-19 deaths, the lowest daily rise of fatalities in seven ...

Cambodia's garment exports up 3.3 pct in first 8 months: commerce ministry

PHNOM PENH, Sept. 18 (Xinhua) -- Cambodia's garment industry has seen a 3.3-percent increase in exports during the first eight ...

Xinhua world economic news summary at 0900 GMT, Sept. 18

WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Federal Reserve will probably hint at its meeting next week that it is moving toward announcing ...

Philippines logs 23,134 new COVID-19 cases, total rises to 2,347,550

MANILA, Sept. 18 (Xinhua) -- The Philippines' Department of Health (DOH) reported 23,134 new COVID-19 infections on Saturday, bringing the ...

Indonesia reminds Australia of commitment to maintain peace

JAKARTA, Sept. 18 (Xinhua) -- The Indonesian government has reminded its neighboring country Australia of its regional obligation to maintain ...

UK scraps traffic light system to overhaul international travel

LONDON, Sept. 17 (Xinhua) -- British Transport Secretary Grant Shapps announced Friday that the current traffic light system of red, ...

Xinhua Asia-Pacific news summary at 1600 GMT, Sept. 17

HANOI -- Vietnam reported 11,521 new COVID-19 cases on Friday, including 11,506 locally transmitted and 15 imported, according to the ...

Indonesia to reopen Bali for int'l visitors in October

JAKARTA, Sept. 17 (Xinhua) -- The Indonesian government will reopen its resort island of Bali for international visitors in October, ...

Schools in Nepal's Kathmandu Valley reopen amid pandemic

KATHMANDU, Sept. 17 (Xinhua) -- Some schools in Nepal's Kathmandu Valley reopened on Friday after being shut down for more ...

Bulgarians, Don't Be Idiots of Europe - Angel Kunchev

"If we continue to behave like the idiots of Europe, we will deal a terrible blow to our economy and ...

Philippines logs 20,336 new COVID-19 cases, total rises 2,324,475

MANILA, Sept. 17 (Xinhua) -- The Philippines' Department of Health (DOH) reported 20,336 new COVID-19 infections on Friday, bringing the ...

Live COVID-19 updates: Israel's COVID-19 tally tops 1.2 mln

BEIJING, Sept. 16 (Xinhua) -- The following are the updates on the global fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. - - ...

Xinhua Asia-Pacific news summary at 1600 GMT, Sept. 16

KABUL -- Special United Nations Envoy and Head of the United Nations Mission in Afghanistan Deborah Lyons has met with ...

Bangladesh reports lowest COVID-19 infection rate in 6 months

DHAKA, Sept. 16 (Xinhua) -- The positivity rate for new COVID-19 cases in Bangladesh reported by the Directorate General of ...

1st LD-Writethru: China's FDI inflow up 22.3 percent in first 8 months

BEIJING, Sept. 16 (Xinhua) -- Foreign direct investment (FDI) into the Chinese mainland, in actual use, rose 22.3 percent year ...

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Guwahati (Assam) [India], September 19 (ANI): India is observing Swarnim Vijay Varsh celebrations throughout the country to mark 50 years ...

Philippineslogs 19,271 new COVID-19 cases

Manila [Philippines ], September 19 (ANI/Xinhua): The Philippines' Department of Health (DOH) reported 19,271 new infections of COVID-19 on Sunday, ...

Uncle of Osama under custody of special cell

New Delhi [India], September 19 (ANI): The uncle of terrorist Osama, who was among six terrorists arrested in Delhi earlier ...

Pakistan reports 71 COVID-19 deaths in last 24 hours

Islamabad [Pakistan], September 19 (ANI): Pakistan on Sunday reported 2,580 fresh cases of COVID-19 in the last 24 hours, reveals ...

CDS to visit Russia and US

New Delhi (India), September 19 (ANI): In his first visit abroad after taking over as the Chief of Defence Staff ...

Abhishek Verma, Jyothi Vennam to lead at World Archery

New Delhi [India], September 19 (ANI): The Indian squad is set to take the centre stage at the World Archery ...

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