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Virus lockdowns stifle Eid celebrations as infections rise

Muslims around the world marked a sombre beginning to Eid al-Fitr on Sunday (24), many under coronavirus lockdown, but lax restrictions offered respite to...

China accuses US of spreading ‘political virus’, warns of ‘new Cold War’

CHINA has accused the US of pushing the bilateral ties to the brink of a “new Cold War” by spreading “lies” about Covid-19, while...

International tourism could fall by 80 per cent, suffer $1.2-trillion hit: UN agency

GLOBAL tourism could shrink by a whopping 60-80 per cent in 2020 due to the pandemic, resulting in the revenue loss of $910 billion...

South Asia faces fresh health crisis as children miss vaccinations

South Asia could face a further public health crisis as children miss routine vaccinations, the UN warned on Tuesday (28), spurring fears that the...

Wuhan shake, elbow bumping, Indian namaste-greeting styles to prevent Covid-19

The fast spread of Covid-19 impacting economies and global events is the hot news now. Experts are advising measures to prevent the infection. Various greeting styles...

World leaders behave like children, says Greta in UK

Despite rain and fears over Covid-19 as many as 30,000 people have gathered in a youth protest in Britain where Swedish teenage activist Greta...

White House urges Pakistan to crack down on terrorists

THE White House has said that US President Donald Trump is encouraging a reduction in tensions between India and Pakistan. Any successful dialogue between the...

‘Parasite’ makes Oscars history with stunning best picture win

South Korean black comedy "Parasite" made movie history at the Oscars on Sunday, becoming the first non-English-language film to win the best picture award...

China says willing to hold more talks with India on blacklisting Kashmir attacker

China said on Friday it was willing to have more discussions with all parties concerned including India on blacklisting the head of Pakistan-based militant...

Three Bangladesh citizens killed, four injured, and one missing in Christchurch shooting

A gunman shot dead 49 people and wounded more than 40 at two New Zealand mosques, some as they were kneeling at prayer, livestreaming...