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Researchers in Hong Kong Monday identified what they said was the first confirmed case

North Korea 'killed and burned S Korean official'

A South Korean official has been shot dead and burned by North Korean troops,

Arab leaders voice alarm at UN over Iran tensions

Arab leaders voiced fears Wednesday before the United Nations of new conflict in the

China 'coercing Tibetans into mass labour camps'

China is coercing hundreds of thousands of people in Tibet into military-style vocational training

COVID-19 tally in India crosses 56-lakh mark

India’s COVID-19 caseload went past 56 lakh with 83,347

Death toll in India building collapse jumps to 35

The death toll from an apartment block 

Xi critic jailed for 18 years in graft case

The former chairman of a state-owned real estate company who publicly criticized President Xi

Trump vows to block any TikTok deal that allows Chinese control

A deal to restructure ownership of the popular video

Everest record-breaker Sherpa Ang Rita dies

A veteran Nepalese Sherpa guide Ang Rita who was

Coronavirus: India records nearly 87,000 new cases

India on Monday registered nearly 87,000 new coronavirus cases

Taj Mahal reopens even as India cases soar

The Taj Mahal reopens to visitors on Monday in

8 killed in India building collapse

At least eight people were killed in central India

New Japan PM Suga holds phone talks with Trump

Japan’s new Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga held his first

Across Covid-19-battered Asia, girls are quitting school to work

One of the first cutbacks that many poor families consider during tough financial times

Iran urges world to unite against US 'reckless actions'

Iran on Sunday called on the rest of the world to unite against the

Coronavirus: India records 92605 new cases, 1133 deaths

India, the second worst coronavirus-hit country, recorded 92,605 fresh

Thai protesters set to rally at Government House

Thai student activists are set to defy authorities and march to the seat of

Thai Red Bull heir to be prosecuted for hit-and-run

The heir to the Red Bull billions will be indicted for reckless driving and

One dead, dozens injured as storm Noul hits Vietnam

Tropical Storm Noul pounded Vietnam on Friday, killing one person and injuring dozens more

Hong Kong gay couples win legal victory over inheritance law

Hong Kong's high court on Friday ruled that same-sex couples should receive equal treatment

India records 96k new COVID-19 cases

The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in India rose

3 suspected rebels among 4 killed in Kashmir fighting

At least four people including three suspected rebels and

Covid-19: India sees highest single day spike with 97,894 fresh cases

India on Thursday registered 97,894 new coronavirus cases, the

Human footprints dating back 120,000 years found

Around 120,000 years ago in what is now northern Saudi Arabia, a small band

Aussie ambassador sorry for eating Cambodian turtle soup

Australia's ambassador to Cambodia has apologized for eating a dish containing softshell turtle, which

India's coronavirus cases pass 5 million

India's total coronavirus cases passed five million on Wednesday, health ministry data showed, as

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