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North Korea puts border city in lockdown over suspected outbreak

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un placed the city of Kaesong near the border with South Korea under total lockdown after a person was...

Nepal decides to end 4-month lockdown after drop in Covid-19 cases

The government of Nepal has decided to formally end the nearly four-month lockdown imposed on March 24 to prevent transmission of Covid-19, said a...

Air strikes in Afghanistan kill 45 civilians and Taliban fighters

Air strikes in eastern Afghanistan killed 45 people, including civilians and Taliban fighters, local officials said on Wednesday. Ali Ahmad Faqir Yar, governor of Adraskan...

Death toll in India’s flood-hit Assam state rises to 111

The death toll in India’s flood-hit northeastern state of Assam has risen to 111 as the situation continues to be grim. Around 2.5 million people...

India reports 27,503 coronavirus deaths

With over 40,000 new cases cases, India has recorded its biggest single-day spike. The total number of coronaivrus cases in the country has reached...

Hong Kong sets conditions for entry from Bangladesh, 6 other countries

Hong Kong on Saturday set new conditions for incoming travellers from countries deemed high risk, which mean arrivals need an official certificate to prove...

India’s Covid-19 cases surge past one million to third highest in world

India added a record number of Covid-19 cases - nearly 35,000 - in the last 24 hours, breaching the one million mark. The third...

India’s first homegrown pneumonia vaccine gets approval

India’s first fully indigenously developed vaccine against pneumonia has got approval from the Drug Controller General of India (DCGI), according to the health mininstry. With...

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Lithuanian port caught in Belarus crossfire

A vital maritime trade hub for landlocked Belarus, the Lithuanian port of Klaipeda now faces economic fallout from the...
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Global coronavirus death toll rises to 998,812

A total of 998,812 people died from coronavirus worldwide in the 215 countries and territories since the virus emerged...

Gang rape in MC College: Another MC College rape suspect arrested

Police on Sunday arrested key accused Chhatra League leader Saifur Rahman in the gang-rape case of a newly-wed woman...

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Lithuanian port caught in Belarus crossfire

A vital maritime trade hub for landlocked Belarus, the...

Global coronavirus death toll rises to 998,812

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