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More than half virus cases in South Korea linked to religious group

WASHINGTON, DC - The number of coronavirus cases in South Korea skyrocketed to 833 on Monday, a roughly 27-fold increase ...

Turmoil in Malaysia as PM Mahathir resigns

Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad resigned on Monday in a shock move after his political allies sought to bring down ...

WHO warns world to prepare for pandemic

GENEVA, Switzerland - The World Health Organization says the coronavirus outbreak does not yet fit the criterion for a pandemic ...

U.S. push to have Assange extradited intensifying

A fearless campaigner for democratic openness, or a criminal trying to avoid justice: WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is a highly ...

U.S. Mideast plan openly violates principles of international law

Nothing is further from a peace effort than the plan that Israel and the Donald Trump administration have concocted for ...

Russia suspected of blaming United States for coronavirus

U.S. government officials have suspected Russia of spreading fake news about the coronavirus, thus undermining international efforts to combat the ...

Racial minorities get behind Sanders in Nevada

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) posted a decisive victory in the Nevada caucuses Saturday, cementing his status as ...

Guterres criticizes war in Syria, demands political resolution

NEW YORK, New York - The head of the United Nations has issued a blunt message to warring parties in ...

Kohli, Rahul named in Asia XI squad against World XI

London [UK], Feb 25 (ANI): Virat Kohli and KL Rahul were named in the Asia XI squad for the upcoming ...

World's oldest man passes away at 112

Niigata [Japan], Feb 25 (ANI): Chitetsu Watanabe from Japan, who was the oldest living man in the world, passed away ...

How South Africa's mangrove forests store carbon and why it matters

Scientists around the world are looking for ways to remove carbon dioxide from the atmosphere. This gas is a natural ...

'International cooperation to prevent terrorism financing'

Amsterdam [Netherlands], Feb 25 (ANI): In order to adequately tackle terror financing, apart from adopting laws to eradicate terror-related crimes, ...

Allergan, Sightsavers and IAPB announce 'Keep Sight'

Ganjam (Odisha) [India], Feb 25 (ANI/NewsVoir): Allergan, Sightsavers and the International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness (IAPB) today announced ...

Transit retail to grow manifold by 2030 Knight Frank India

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Feb 25 (ANI): The transit retail market in India is expected to grow from 2.2 billion dollars ...

India, US committed to protecting citizens from terrorism: Trump

New Delhi [India], Feb 25 (ANI): Asserting that the United States is working "productively" with Pakistan to confront terrorists who ...

UN Calls for End to Idlib Carnage

GENEVA - The United Nations is appealing for $500 million to provide humanitarian, life-saving assistance for 1.1 million civilians trapped ...

East Africa's Huge Locust Outbreak Now Spreads to Congo

KAMPALA, UGANDA - The U.N.'s Food and Agriculture Organization says a small group of desert locusts has entered Congo, marking ...

Egypt's former President Hosni Mubarak dies at 91

Cairo [Egypt], Feb 25 (ANI): Former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak, who reigned the North African country for almost 30 years ...

Wales stars Webb, Williams on the move early

London - Wales scrumhalf Rhys Webb will finish this season at Premiership side Bath, the club announced on Tuesday.Webb, 31, ...

4 coronavirus cases confirmed in Iraq's Kirkuk

PanARMENIAN.Net - Four cases of the Covid-19 coronavirus have been confirmed in the province of Kirkuk, Iraq's health ministry said ...

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Iran slow to hold security forces to account over protests

BEIRUT, Lebanon - Iranian authorities have failed to hold security forces accountable for excessive and unlawful use of lethal force ...

More than half virus cases in South Korea linked to religious group

WASHINGTON, DC - The number of coronavirus cases in South Korea skyrocketed to 833 on Monday, a roughly 27-fold increase ...

Turmoil in Malaysia as PM Mahathir resigns

Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad resigned on Monday in a shock move after his political allies sought to bring down ...

WHO warns world to prepare for pandemic

GENEVA, Switzerland - The World Health Organization says the coronavirus outbreak does not yet fit the criterion for a pandemic ...

U.S. push to have Assange extradited intensifying

A fearless campaigner for democratic openness, or a criminal trying to avoid justice: WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is a highly ...

U.S. Mideast plan openly violates principles of international law

Nothing is further from a peace effort than the plan that Israel and the Donald Trump administration have concocted for ...

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