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Coronavirus spreading rapidly, 13 Chinese cities now in lockdown

BEIJING, China - The death toll and infected rate from the Wuhan coronavirus in China has increased dramatically, while the ...

US, Taliban Urged to End Attacks on Afghan Civilians

ISLAMABAD - An international rights group Friday demanded that peace talks between the United States and the Afghan Taliban must ...

As China virus spreads, fear spreads faster

Inflamed by past scares and Hollywood disaster blockbusters, few things feed collective panic like a virus, experts said on Thursday, ...

First case of coronavirus confirmed in Nepal

Kathmandu [Nepal], Jan 24 (ANI): Nepal Health Ministry on Friday confirmed its first case of infection caused by the corinavirus ...

Nepal 'eager', 'in hurry' to hand over SAARC chairmanship: FM Gyawali

Kathmandu [Nepal], Jan 24 (ANI): Nepal Foreign Minister Pradeep Kumar Gyawali on Friday said that his country is not only ...

Elections are indispensable root of democracy, says CEC Arora

New Delhi [India], Jan 24 (ANI): Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora said here on Friday that democracy has proven to ...

10 movie theaters in Moscow that screen films in original language

In Russia, most foreign movies are dubbed. But some theaters show films with their original soundtrack accompanied by Russian subtitles ...

In Davos, the spectre of a tech cold war

China and the United States may have laid down their arms for now in a trade truce, but their technological ...

China rushes to build new hospital for virus within 10 days

China, battling a deadly virus, is rushing to build a new hospital in a staggering 10 days to treat patients ...

Coronavirus: Indian mission in China cancels R-Day celebrations

Beijing [China], Jan 24 (ANI): Indian Embassy in Beijing on Friday called off the Republic Day reception scheduled to be ...

Students Who Study Abroad Fare Better in Job Market

WASHINGTON - Collaboration between U.S. and foreign nations is essential to higher education, said educators meeting this week in Washington."We ...

'Too early' to declare emergency on coronavirus: WHO|

Geneva [Switzerland], Jan 24 (ANI): The World Health Organistion (WHO) on Thursday said that it was 'too early' to declare ...

India monitoring situation following Coronavirus outbreak

Beijing [China], Jan 24 (ANI): India is closely monitoring the evolving situation in China following the outbreak of mysterious Coronavirus ...

25 killed, 830 confirmed cases of coronavirus in China

Beijing [China], Jan 24 (ANI): Twenty five people have been killed after developing pneumonia-like symptoms and at least 830 confirmed ...

Kerala govt decides to acquire land for semi-high speed rail project

Thiruvananthapuram (Kerala) [India], Jan 24 (ANI): A meeting was chaired by Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan here on Thursday regarding ...

ECI to host 10th annunal meeting of FEMBoSA on Jan 24 in Delhi

New Delhi [India], Jan 24 (ANI): The Election Commission of India (ECI) will be hosting the 10th annual meeting of ...

ECI to host meeting of election management bodies of South Asia

New Delhi [India], Jan 23 (ANI): The Election Commission of India will host the 10th annual meeting of the Forum ...

RCEP an unbalanced trade agreement: Piyush Goyal

Davos [Switzerland], Jan 23 (ANI): The Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) agreement was an unbalanced agreement, which was not fulfilling ...

People coming from China will be screened at airports here: MEA

New Delhi [India], Jan 23 (ANI): As the coronavirus outbreak continues to grow in China, the Ministry of External Affairs ...

US musician KSHMR to feature in 'Sunburn' Holi bash in Mumbai

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Jan 23 (ANI): Asia's largest dance and music festival -- Sunburn -- is all set to host ...

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Study says Dublin Airport supporting or facilitating 130,000 jobs

DUBLIN, Ireland - The importance of the tourism industry to Ireland has been highlighted in a report which has examined ...

Chinese stocks sink as investors panic over spreading virus

SYDNEY, Australia - Shares in China dropped sharply on Friday as two populous cities in the country went into lockdown ...

Queen Elizabeth grants Royal Assent to Brexit Bill

LONDON, UK - Britain Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Brexit bill finally became law after receiving royal assent from Queen Elizabeth ...

Huanggang locks down over coronovirus threat

BEIJING, China - The authorities in Huanggang city in China have imposed a quarantine lockdown in a bid to stop ...

Small nations dominate rankings of least corrupt countries

WELLINGTON, New Zealand | COPENHAGEN, Denmark - New Zealand and Denmark have jointly been awarded the least corrupt countries in ...

Airlines facing competition from sleeper trains

Dutch airline KLM recently launched a new advertising campaign called "Fly Responsibly". Remarkably, it seems to encourage viewers to fly ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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