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Blast kills two civilians near Kabul...

Blast kills two civilians near Kabul...

South Asia

Sun, Oct 3 2021

The blast struck near the entrance of the large Eid Gah Mosque in Kabul

Protesters clash with Palestinian security...

Protesters clash with Palestinian security...

Middle East

Sun, Jun 27 2021

Hundreds took to the streets of Ramallah, the seat of the PA in the occupied West Bank, calling for Palestinian...

Drought-hit Jordan to build Red Sea...

Drought-hit Jordan to build Red Sea...

Middle East

Sun, Jun 13 2021

The plant is expected to produce 250-300 million cubic meters of potable water per year

Sri Lanka to sue Singapore ship owners...

Sri Lanka to sue Singapore ship owners...

South Asia

Sun, May 30 2021

Tons of microplastic granules have inundated the South Asian nation's famed beaches

Govt sets ambitious development target...

Govt sets ambitious development...

Business

Tue, May 18 2021

A total 596 unapproved new projects have been incorporated in the new ADP without any allocation

WHO: Indian Covid variant found in at...

WHO: Indian Covid variant found in at...

World

Wed, Apr 28 2021

The WHO recently listed B1617 – which counts several sub-lineages with slightly different mutations...

Yemen rebels advance on Marib, 65...

Yemen rebels advance on Marib, 65...

Middle East

Sun, Apr 25 2021

Marib and its surrounding oil fields make up the last significant pocket of government-held territory...

Myanmar protesters throw red paint in...

Myanmar protesters throw red paint in...

South Asia

Wed, Apr 14 2021

A local monitoring group has verified at least 714 civilian deaths but warns the toll is likely to be...

A 'starter kit' for supermassive black...

A 'starter kit' for supermassive black...

World

Tue, Mar 30 2021

A black hole is a celestial object that compresses a huge mass into an extremely small space

Israel unearths fragments of 2000-year-old...

Israel unearths fragments of 2000-year-old...

Middle East

Wed, Mar 17 2021

The Cave of Horrors took its name from the numerous skeletons found inside it and the treacherous terrain...

Yemen's Houthis in new push to capture...

Yemen's Houthis in new push to capture...

Middle East

Mon, Feb 8 2021

The Houthis have since 2014 held the capital Sanaa which lies just 120km away and are mounting a fierce...

UN Security Council searches for unity...

China, Russia delay UNSC move on Myanmar...

South Asia

Wed, Feb 3 2021

During the Rohingya crisis in 2017, China had also thwarted the council's initiatives to meet on...

WHO: Time to team up and tackle Long...

WHO: Time to team up and tackle Long...

World

Tue, Feb 2 2021

Little is known about why some people, after coming through the acute phase of Covid-19, struggle to...

World's oldest known cave painting found...

Oldest cave art found in Indonesia

World

Thu, Jan 14 2021

The finding described in the journal Science Advances provides the earliest evidence of human settlement...

From macaques to crabs, wildlife faces...

Wildlife faces threat from face...

World

Tue, Jan 12 2021

More than 1.5 billion masks made their way into the world's oceans last year

At least 25 killed in east DR Congo,...

At least 25 killed in east DR

World

Fri, Jan 1 2021

The ADF is blamed for the deaths of around 800 civilians over the past year in North Kivu province

Between Brexit and Covid-19, UK togetherness...

Between Brexit and Covid-19, UK togetherness...

Europe

Mon, Dec 21 2020

Britain’s departure from the European Union has largely remained on the back burner during the...

Germany sees record death toll on first...

Germany sees record death toll on first...

Europe

Wed, Dec 16 2020

Germany coped relatively well with the first wave but has been unable to stop the spread of a resurgent...

China to open giant telescope to international...

China to open giant telescope to international...

South Asia

Tue, Dec 15 2020

The Five-hundred-metre Aperture Spherical Telescope (Fast) -- the only significant instrument of its...

Sri Lanka rescues 120 whales after country's...

Sri Lanka rescues 120 whales after mass...

South Asia

Tue, Nov 3 2020

The last mass beaching in Sri Lanka was in June 2017 when 20 pilot whales were stranded at a beach in...

Covid-19: Infections surge in...

Covid-19: Infections surge in...

Europe

Sat, Oct 10 2020

Once again, the increase is most marked in Europe which recorded 28% more than the previous seven-day...