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Tajikistan's nonchalance on coronavirus shows cracks

While serious cracks begin to appear in Tajikistan's blanket denials that coronavirus has arrived in the country, the struggling business ...


Armenia vexed by contested vote in Karabakh

Armenia's government has widely and unreservedly praised the recent elections in its next-door protectorate, Nagorno-Karabakh. But in doing so, officials ...


ISSF World Cup slated to be held in Delhi cancelled due to COVID-19

New Delhi [India], April 6 (ANI): The organising committee of the International Shooting Sports Federation (ISSF) World Cup on Monday ...


Coronavirus Forces Afghans to Leave Iran

An Associated Press report says at least 200,000 Afghans living in Iran have been returning home in recent weeks because ...


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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 ...

A Tiger at New York's Bronx Zoo tests positive for coronavirus

NEW YORK, New York - A tiger housed at the Bronx Zoo in New York has tested positive for coronavirus, ...

More than 320,000 cases of Covid-19 detect in U.S. so far

WASHINGTON, DC - More than 9,100 Americans have now died from the deadly Covid-19 coronavirus, according to the latest data ...

Ugly scenes at coronavirus-riddled Israeli town of Bnei Brak

Videos circulating on social media show Ultra-Orthodox Jews in the Israeli town of Bnei Brak coughing on police and calling ...

Business

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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, ...

Japanese stocks rally more than 4%, dollar higher

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia were mostly higher on Monday, with solid gains being recorded in Tokyo, Hong Kong ...

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 ...

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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 ...


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 ...


Equities edge higher on global cues, IT and banking stocks surge

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], April 7 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices moved up by over 4 per cent during early hours on ...


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 ...


New York Governor Sees Possible Flattening of Coronavirus Curve

NEW YORK - New York's governor said Monday that it is possible his state is seeing a flattening of the ...


Uber partners Flipkart to deliver essential supplies to customers

New Delhi [India], April 6 (ANI): Uber announced that it is tying up with e-commerce giant Flipkart to provide delivery ...


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