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Tuesday, August 11, 2020

Russia claims to have developed “first” coronavirus vaccine

Russia has developed the first vaccine offering “sustainable immunity” against the coronavirus, President Vladimir Putin announced Tuesday. “This morning, for the first...

Air India Crash: Repatriation mission will continue, says minister

India's repatriation mission to bring back its citizens will continue with the "same undaunted spirit", the country's Minister of Civil Aviation (MoCA),...

COVID-19: New Zealand marks 100 days without community transmission

New Zealand has reached 100 days with no known community transmission of COVID-19, health officials said Sunday.Director general...

Beirut Explosion: Arab countries send food, medical supplies

Arab nations are rushing to provide humanitarian relief to disaster-hit Lebanon, delivering planeloads of food and medical supplies to aid those affected...

Philippines: Charter flights to repatriate citizens from Lebanon

The Philippines will soon be sending a chartered flight to Lebanon to bring back Filipinos impacted by a massive explosion at the...

Worldwide COVID-19 cases cross 19.39 million

More than 19.39 million people have been reported to be infected by the novel coronavirus globally and 719,795 have died, according to...

Beirut Blast: More Than 150 Dead, Over 60 Still Missing

More than 60 people are still missing in Beirut, four days after a massive explosion at the port left more than 150...

Air India Crash: Casualties Increase, 18 Confirmed Dead

The death toll of Air India Express Calicut crash increased on Saturday morning with a total of 18 deaths, including two pilots. Till late...

Russia offers to supply COVID-19 vaccine to Philippines

Russia is willing to supply a coronavirus vaccine to the Philippines, or team up with a local firm to mass produce it,...

India: Landslide kills 15 in Kerala, over 50 feared trapped

A landslide caused by torrential rains killed at least 15 tea garden workers in the southern Indian state of Kerala on Friday,...

Air India crash: All passengers were emergency travelers

Following the tragic Air India Express flight crash in Kerala's Kozhikode on Friday, Consul General of India in Dubai Dr Aman Puri...

Air India repatriation plane breaks in two at Calicut Airport

An Air India Express plane with 191 people on board has crashed at an airport in the southern state of Kerala, officials...

India becomes 3rd country to pass two million coronavirus cases

India's official coronavirus case tally passed two million on Friday after a daily jump of more than 60,000.The...

Study Shows that Asymptomatic Cases Carry the Same Amount of Virus

People who are infected with the coronavirus carry similar levels of the pathogen in their nose, throat and lungs whether they have...

Trump to impose US ban on WeChat, TikTok in 45 days

President Donald Trump announced on Thursday sweeping bans on US transactions with China's ByteDance, owner of video-sharing app TikTok, and Tencent, operator...

PIA to partially resume UK flights from August 14

Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) will partially resume flights to the UK from August 14, a spokesman for the flag carrier said.

Philippines: Virus-hit Economy Plunges into Recession

The Philippines plunged into recession after its biggest quarterly contraction on record, data showed Thursday, as the economy reels from coronavirus lockdowns...

Turkey considers quitting treaty on violence against women

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s ruling AK Party is considering whether to pull Turkey out of an international accord designed to protect...

Lebanon Declares State of Emergency in Beirut

Lebanon's cabinet declared today a two-week state of emergency, in Beirut, following a massive explosion in the port that rocked the city...

Beirut blast: Port officials under house arrest as negligence suspected

Investigators began searching through the wreckage of Beirut’s port Wednesday for clues to the cause of the massive explosion that ripped across...
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