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Voting in Pabna 4 by-polls underway

Voting in Pabna 4 by-polls underway

Dhaka (Bangladesh), September 26: Voting in the by-elections to Pabna 4 constituency has started at 9am Saturday and it will...

U.S. will support S. Korea's missile defense but decision is up to Seoul: U.S. diplomat

U.S. will support S. Korea's missile defense but...

Seoul (South Korea), September 26: The United States will help South Korea prepare against threats posed by intermediate range missiles...

3 in 4 Seoul citizens have no travel plans during Chuseok: poll

3 in 4 Seoul citizens have no travel...

Seoul (South Korea), September 26: Three in four Seoul citizens don't have any plans to visit their hometowns or travel...

U.S. flies spy aircraft over South Korea after N.K.'s killing of Seoul official

U.S. flies spy aircraft over South Korea after...

Seoul (South Korea), September 26: A U.S. surveillance aircraft flew over South Korea on Saturday, an aviation tracker said, days...

N.K. media highlights border control against coronavirus

N.K. media highlights border control against coronavirus

Seoul (South Korea), September 26: North Korea's state media highlighted its rigorous border control to stave off the new coronavirus...

S. Korea to demand N. Korea make additional probe into killing

S. Korea to demand N. Korea make additional...

Seoul (South Korea), September 26: South Korea will demand North Korea carry out another investigation into its recent killing of...

New virus cases fall back below 100 as nation vigilant ahead of key holiday

New virus cases fall back below 100 as...

Seoul (South Korea), September 26: South Korea's new coronavirus cases fell below 100 for the first time in four days...

S. Korea to repatriate 117 sets of remains of Chinese troops

S. Korea to repatriate 117 sets of remains...

Seoul (South Korea), September 26: The remains of 117 Chinese soldiers killed in the 1950-53 Korean War were casketed Saturday...

Roadside bomb kills 2, wounds 4 in northern Afghanistan

Roadside bomb kills 2, wounds 4 in northern...

Kunduz (Afghanistan), September 26: Two people were killed and four others sustained injury as a roadside bomb struck a vehicle...

25 people killed in military plane crash in Ukraine

25 people killed in military plane crash in...

Kiev (Ukraine), September 26: The Office of the Prosecutor General of Ukraine said 25 people were killed in the military...

Argentine minister tests positive for COVID-19

Argentine minister tests positive for COVID-19

Buenos Aires (Argentina), September 26: Argentine Minister of Social Development Daniel Arroyo confirmed on Friday that he has tested positive...

Ecuador announces nutritional support for those affected by COVID-19

Ecuador announces nutritional support for those affected by...

Quito (Ecuador), September 26: Ecuadorian President Lenin Moreno announced on Friday that he has signed an executive decree to offer...

Brazilian president in stable condition after bladder stone surgery

Brazilian president in stable condition after bladder stone...

Sao Paulo (Brazil), September 26: Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro is in stable condition after undergoing bladder stone surgery on Friday...

Peru to reopen int'l flights on Oct. 5

Peru to reopen int'l flights on Oct. 5

Lima (Peru), September 26: Peruvian President Martin Vizcarra announced on Friday that international flights will resume on Oct. 5.

Brazil exceeds 140,000 deaths from COVID-19

Brazil exceeds 140,000 deaths from COVID-19

Rio de Janeiro (Brazil), September 26: The Brazilian government reported on Friday that the country has recorded more than 140,000...

Croatian PM says response to COVID-19 must not result in mistrust, isolationism

Croatian PM says response to COVID-19 must not...

New York (USA), September 26: Croatian Prime Minister Andrej Plenkovic on Friday told the ongoing general debate of the 75th...

Canada avoids immediate election as ruling Liberal Party reaches agreement with NDP

Canada avoids immediate election as ruling Liberal Party...

Ottawa (Canada), September 26: Canadian ruling Liberal Party has reached an agreement with the New Democratic Party (NDP) to pass...

At least 13 illegal immigrants die off Libyan coast: IOM

At least 13 illegal immigrants die off Libyan...

Tripoli (Libya), September 26: At least 13 illegal immigrants died at sea off Libyan coast after a shipwreck, the International...

UN urges "inclusive participation" of underrepresented groups, women in Libya

UN urges "inclusive participation" of underrepresented groups, women...

Tripoli (Libya), September 26: Acting Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General to Libya Stephanie Williams on Friday urged the newly...

COVID-19 deaths in Colombia top 25,000

COVID-19 deaths in Colombia top 25,000

Bogota (Colombia), September 26: Colombia's death toll from COVID-19 surpassed 25,000 Friday as the country reported 7,494 new cases and...

New Zealand reports 2 new COVID-19 cases

New Zealand reports 2 new COVID-19 cases

Wellington (New Zealand), September 26: New Zealand reported two cases of COVID-19 on Saturday, said the Ministry of Health in...

Japanese PM says ready to meet DPRK's Kim without conditions

Japanese PM says ready to meet DPRK's Kim...

New York (USA), September 26: Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga said Friday that he is ready to meet with Kim...

COVID-19 cases cross 10,000 in Maldives

COVID-19 cases cross 10,000 in Maldives

Male (Maldives), September 26: The number of COVID-19 cases in the Maldives has crossed 10,000, local media reported here Saturday.

UN reports progress in health of women, children and adolescents, warns against reversal

UN reports progress in health of women, children...

New York (USA), September 26: Although the past 10 years have seen progress in the well-being of many of the...

Myanmar State Counsellor urges people not to follow home remedies for COVID-19 treatment

Myanmar State Counsellor urges people not to follow...

Yangon (Myanmar), September 26: Myanmar State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi has urged people not to follow home remedies, but...

Experts say U.S. fight against COVID-19 "failed miserably" as tally surpasses 7 mln

Experts say U.S. fight against COVID-19 "failed miserably"...

New York (USA), September 26: The total number of COVID-19 cases in the United States surpassed 7 million Friday, and...

G7 ministers back extension of debt relief program

G7 ministers back extension of debt relief program

Tokyo (Japan), September 26: Finance ministers from the Group of Seven nations have backed the extension of a debt moratorium...