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70 pc COVID-19 patients recovered in Argentina: Govt

70 pc COVID-19 patients recovered in Argentina: Govt

Buenos Aires (Argentina), Aug 10 (Xinhua/ANI): More than 70 percent of the people who contracted the novel coronavirus in Argentina...

Gunmen kill 6 French nationals in Niger

Gunmen kill 6 French nationals in Niger

Niamey [Niger], Aug 10 (ANI): Gunmen killed six French aid workers, a Nigerian guide, and a driver in a wildlife...

Vietnam confirms 29 new COVID-19 cases

Vietnam confirms 29 new COVID-19 cases

Hanoi [Vietnam], Aug 10 (VNA/ANI): Vietnam reported new 29 COVID-19 cases on Sunday afternoon, taking the national count to 841,...

Lebanese protesters storm labour ministry building in Beirut

Lebanese protesters storm labour ministry building in Beirut

Beirut [Lebanon], Aug 10 (ANI/Sputnik): Lebanese protesters have stormed the buildings of the ministries of refugee affairs and labour in...

Lebanese Police fire tear gas at protesters in Beirut

Lebanese Police fire tear gas at protesters in...

Beirut [Lebanon], Aug 10 (ANI/Sputnik): The police have deployed tear gas to disperse demonstrators in central Beirut late on Sunday.

Nearly 50 people killed following heavy monsoon rains in past 3 days in Pakistan

Nearly 50 people killed following heavy monsoon rains...

Islamabad [Pakistan], Aug 10 (ANI): Close to 50 people have been killed across Pakistan after three days of heavy rains...

Brazil reports 572 new COVID-19 deaths

Brazil reports 572 new COVID-19 deaths

Rio de Janeiro [Brazil], Aug 10 (Xinhua/ANI): Brazil on Sunday reported 572 deaths from the novel coronavirus in the previous...

Inclusion, participation of indigenous people must be ensured in COVID-19 response: UN chief

Inclusion, participation of indigenous people must be ensured...

New York [USA] Aug 10 (Xinhua/ANI): Inclusion and participation of the world's 476 million indigenous people must be ensured in...

EU urges independent inquiry into cause of Beirut explosion

EU urges independent inquiry into cause of Beirut...

Brussels [Belgium], Aug 10 (Xinhua/ANI): European Council President Charles Michel on Sunday urged an independent investigation into the cause of...

NCP leaders start signature collection campaign to send message of unity to leaders

NCP leaders start signature collection campaign to send...

Kathmandu [India], Aug 10 (ANI): A group of Nepal Communist Party (NCP) leaders on Sunday started a signature collection campaign...

70 pc COVID-19 patients recovered in Argentina: Govt

70 pc COVID-19 patients recovered in Argentina: Govt

Buenos Aires (Argentina), Aug 10 (Xinhua/ANI): More than 70 percent of the people who contracted the novel coronavirus in Argentina...

Moscow's COVID-19 death toll rises to 4,585

Moscow's COVID-19 death toll rises to 4,585

Moscow [Russia], Aug 10 (ANI/Sputnik): Thirteen more coronavirus patients have died in the Russian capital in the past 24 hours,...

5.6 magnitude quake hits southwest of Africa

5.6 magnitude quake hits southwest of Africa

Johannesburg [South Africa], Aug 10 (ANI): An earthquake measuring 5.6 on the Richter scale struck the Southwestern region of the...

US Ohio governor warns against seeing COVID-19 tests as unreliable

US Ohio governor warns against seeing COVID-19 tests...

Washington DC [USA], Aug 10 (Xinhua/ANI): Governor Mike DeWine of U.S. state of Ohio on Sunday warned Americans against seeing...

Taliban says ready to begin intra-Afghan negotiations within a week

Taliban says ready to begin intra-Afghan negotiations within...

Kabul [Afghanistan], Aug 10 (ANI): The Taliban is ready to begin intra-Afghan negotiations within a week if the prisoners' release...

Asia's largest tulip garden in Srinagar gets high-tech cold storage facility

Asia's largest tulip garden in Srinagar gets high-tech...

Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], August 9 (ANI): With a new high-tech cold storage facility for safekeeping of delicate tulip...

Five Eyes alliance condemns postponement  of Hong Kong polls

Five Eyes alliance condemns postponement of Hong...

Washington [US], Aug 9 (ANI): Australia, Canada, New Zealand, the United Kingdom, and the United States on Thursday expressed concern...

Pak FM Qureshi faces criticism at home for slamming Saudi Arabia over Kashmir

Pak FM Qureshi faces criticism at home for...

Islamabad [Pakistan], Aug 9 (ANI): Pakistan's Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi's remarks against Saudi Arabia after Riyadh refused to interfere...

India sustained world food supply chain, continued export amid COVID-19: India in US

India sustained world food supply chain, continued export...

Washington [US], Aug 9 (ANI): Indian Embassy in the US on Sunday said that India sustained world food supply chain...

India gives 10 ventilators worth Rs 28 million to Nepal amid COVID-19

India gives 10 ventilators worth Rs 28 million...

Kathmandu [Nepal], Aug 9 (ANI): Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, India on Sunday handed over 10 ventilators worth Rs 28 million...

COVID-19 tally in Russia increases by 5,189 to 887,536

COVID-19 tally in Russia increases by 5,189 to...

Moscow [Russia], Aug 9 (ANI/Sputnik): The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Russia has increased by 5,189 to 887,536 in...

One person dead, 9 Injured in Washington shooting

One person dead, 9 Injured in Washington shooting

Washington [US], August 09 (Sputnik/ANI): One person was killed and nine others wounded in a shooting in Washington DC, a...

In major breakthrough, Afghan Loya Jirga approves release of 400 Taliban prisoners

In major breakthrough, Afghan Loya Jirga approves release...

Kabul [Afghanistan], Aug 9 (ANI): The Loya Jirga of Afghanistan on Sunday approved the release of 400 Taliban prisoners in...

19 Indians stranded in Comoroas board flight for India

19 Indians stranded in Comoroas board flight for...

Moroni [Comoros], August 09 (ANI): As many as 19 Indians citizens, who were stranded in Comoros, boarded a specially chartered...

'No doubt' Buddha born in Nepal, says India after Kathmandu protests EAM Jaishankar's 'greatest Indians' remark

'No doubt' Buddha born in Nepal, says India...

New Delhi [India], Aug 9 (ANI): India on Sunday clarified that there is no doubt that Gautam Buddha was born...

India proposes virtual talks for Indus Water Commission, Pakistan wants to meet at Attari border

India proposes virtual talks for Indus Water Commission,...

New Delhi [India], Aug 9 (ANI): India has proposed a virtual meeting with Pakistan to discuss the Indus Water Commission,...

Iran's supreme leader Khamenei creates official Hindi Twitter account

Iran's supreme leader Khamenei creates official Hindi Twitter...

Tehran [Iran], Aug 09 (ANI): Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Sayyid Ali Khamenei has opened an official Twitter account in Hindi.