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Global coronavirus cases surpass 11 million, death toll surges to 529,127
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Global coronavirus cases surpass 11 million, death toll surges to 529,127

Washington: The number of coronavirus infection cases across the world has surge to 11,193,565 and the pandemic has so far claimed over 529,127 lives.

Jamal Khashoggi murder: Turkey opens trial in absentia of 20 Saudis

Istanbul: Turkey Friday started trying 20 Saudi nationals in absentia over the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in 2018. ...

U.S. reports record 55,000 coronavirus cases in 24 hours

Washington: The United States has reported more than 55,000 new coronavirus cases on Thursday. ...

Global coronavirus cases surge to 10.8 million, death toll reaches 518,968

Washington: The number of coronavirus infection cases across the world has surge to 10,805,108 and the pandemic has so far claimed over 518,968 lives. ...

Russians allow President Putin to hold power until 2036, says initial poll results

Moscow: After a weeklong voting for slew of amendments to Russia’s constitution, preliminary results show that netizens has allowed incumbent President Vladimir Putin to continue in the office until 2036. ...

Indian troops kill elder man in front of minor grandson in occupied Kashmir

Srinagar: A heart-wrenching photo shows a three-year-old boy sitting on the body of his grandfather, who was killed by Indian forces in occupied Kashmir’s Soopore district on Wednesday, in cold murder. ...

EU to reopen borders for 15 'safe' countries

Brussels: The Euroepan Union (EU) has decided to reopen its borders for citizens of 15 non-EU countries, including Canada, Morocco and Australia, but not the US, Brazil and Russia. ...

‘The worst is yet to come’, says WHO chief on coronavirus pandemic

Geneva: Six months into the Covid-19 outbreak and the World Health Organization has warned that the pandemic is still far from over and the worst is yet to come. ...

India bans 59 Chinese apps including TikTok after border clash

New Delhi: The Indian Ministry of Electronics and Information and Technology on Monday imposed a ban on 59 Chinese apps including widely famous TikTok following a clash with Chinese forces in Ladakh region where 20 India troops were killed and several injured. ...