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Tens of billions of dollars earmarked to prop up Singapore economy

SINGAPORE - Singapore's Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat announced on Thursday an additional stimulus package worth $48 billion (Singapore dollars) ...

21-year-old tests positive for COVID-19 in Jhunjhunu

Jhunjhunu (Rajasthan) [India], Mar 29 (ANI): A 21-year-old man tested positive for coronavirus in Jhunjhunu on Sunday. He had returned ...

COVID-19: Pakistan closes India, Iran borders

Islamabad [Pakistan], Mar 29 (ANI): Since an alarming situation has arisen in Pakistan after the coronavirus cases surpassed 15,00 mark ...

Hanuma Vihari admits having cheat meals during COVID-19 lockdown

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], Mar 29 (ANI): As the whole country has been sent into lockdown as a precautionary measure against ...

COVID-19: Pak announces troop deployment, shuts borders

Rawalpindi [Pakistan], Mar 29 (ANI): Pakistan Army has announced completion of deployment of troops across the country for assisting civilian ...

Sandpapergate | Aussie star Smith's leadership ban ends

A two-year leadership ban slapped on Steve Smith after the ball-tampering scandal in South Africa ended on Sunday, leaving the ...

Texts, Not Door-Knocks: US Census Outreach Shifts Amid Virus

ORLANDO, FLA. - In tiny Munfordville, Kentucky, the closure of the public library has cut people off from a computer ...

Indian elephant euthanized at Smithsonian National Zoo

By Reena BhardwajWashington [US], Mar 29 (ANI): The Smithsonian's National Zoo community is mourning the loss of Ambika, the beloved ...

Pakistan coronavirus cases reaches 1500

Islamabad [Pakistan], Mar 29 (ANI): Coronavirus cases in Pakistan reached 1,500 on Saturday. The death toll of the country due ...

A Look at US Presidents and Public Health Crises

Almost all American presidents have faced a crisis while in office, whether it's a political scandal, natural disaster, economic calamity ...

Coronavirus in SA: Impasse over evacuation of British citizens

Thousands of UK citizens are believed to be in distress while they are stranded in South Africa but the government ...

Tourists Stranded in Bali as COVID-19 Cases Rise in Indonesia

JAKARTA - Mark Gilbert's plan to backpack around Southeast Asia fell apart as borders closed to contain the COVID-19 pandemic. ...

COVID-19: Russia To Close Its Borders; 139 More Deaths In Iran

The global death toll from the coronavirus is more than 28,800 with almost 624,000 infections confirmed, causing mass disruptions as ...

Nepal reports 5th COVID-19 case

Bharatpur [Nepal], Mar 28 (ANI): Nepal has reported the fifth case of COVID-19 infection as a Nepali national who came ...

Cot City officials call on residents to support, unite vs COVID-19

COTABATO CITY, Mar. 28 (PIA)--- The city government here has called on residents to support the initiatives they have laid ...

Teenager dies after being chased by police in PoK's Kotli

Kotli [PoK], Mar 28 (ANI): A teenager identified as Zeeshan Ayub, a resident of Gulhar area of Kotli town in ...

Pakistan gets medical aid from China to fight coronavirus

Islamabad [Pakistan], Mar 28 (ANI): Pakistan on Friday received tonnes of medical aid, including protective gear and testing kits, from ...

COVID-19: Sindh Human Rights body concerned over prisoners

Karachi [Pakistan], Mar 28 (ANI): The Sindh Human Rights Commission (SHRC) has expressed grave concern over the status of prisoners ...

COVID-19 : Sindh Human Rights body expresses concern over prisoners

Karachi [Pakistan], Mar 28 (ANI): The Sindh Human Rights Commission (SHRC) has expressed grave concern over the status of prisoners ...

COVID-19 : Pak gets medical aid from all-weather ally China

Islamabad [Pakistan], Mar 28 (ANI): Pakistan on Friday received tonnes of medical aid, including protective gear and testing kits, from ...

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Ex Shin Bet chief has serious concerns about Gaza surviving Covid-19

TEL AVIV, Israel - The Jewish state is coming under pressure over the growing humanitarian crisis in Gaza, which is ...

Trump companies to be included in Covid-19 bailout package

WASHINGTON, DC - As part of the $2.2 trillion stimulus bill signed into law after it passed the House of ...

After finalizing Taliban deal, Trump putting pressure on Kabul

In an extraordinary statement titled "On the Political Impasse in Afghanistan," Washington has admitted to the failure of Secretary of ...

Dozens of sailors on board USS Teddy Roosevelt have Covid-19

WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt has been heavily infected with coronavirus. Twenty five sailors have ...

China shuts down boders, virtually grounds airlines

BEIJING, China - Despite the lockdown in Wuhan scheduled to end on 8 April, China on Friday imposed a ban ...

British prime minister diagnosed with Covid-19

LONDON, UK - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has contracted the novel coronavirus, according to a tweet he posted on ...

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