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Gadkari inaugurates major NH projects in Nagaland

New Delhi [India], December 4 (ANI): Union Minister Nitin Gadkari on Friday inaugurated a major National Highway project in Nagaland ...

Coronavirus watch updates, Dec. 4

Refrigerated trailers storing bodies of COVID-19 victims are seen at the South Brooklyn Marine Terminal in Brooklyn, New York, the ...

Bangladesh Begins Relocating Rohingya Refugees to Remote Island

The Bangladesh government has begun sending some Rohingya refugees to the controversial Bhasan Char island, despite calls from human rights ...

Bangladesh Minister warns people against creating unrest

Dhaka [Bangladesh], December 4 (ANI): Amid the difference of opinion in Bangladesh over the construction of the Father of the ...

Buddhist Prayer Ceremony Held in Cambodia for Missing Thai Activist

PHNOM PENH - The sister of a Thai pro-democracy activist who rights groups say was abducted by unknown gunmen in ...

'Pakistan's atrocities during 1971 war can't be forgotten'

Dhaka [Bangladesh], December 4 (ANI): Pakistan's atrocities during the war of Independence in 1971 are "unshakable memories" for Bangladesh, said ...

Roundup: Hyundai defeats Shenhua, Guoan advances in AFC Champions League

Choi Kang-Hee (R), head coach of Shanghai Shenhua FC, and player Feng Xiaoting attend the press conference ahead of the ...

Revealed: The cost of the pandemic on world's poorest countries

More than 32 million of the world's poorest people face being pulled back into extreme poverty because of COVID-19, leading ...

Baloch, Pashtun struggle similar to East Pakistan's separation

New Delhi [India] , December 3 (ANI): On December 3, 1971 around 4 pm, Gen Yahya Khan left the President's ...

6th virtual India-CLMV Business Conclave begins

New Delhi [India], December 3 (ANI): The Confederation of Indian Industry in partnership with the Union ministry of commerce and ...

Dr Dhananjay Datar helps release 20 sailors

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India] December 3 (ANI/BusinessWire India): A shipping crew including 14 Indians, five Bangladeshis and one Egyptian which has ...

Andre Fletcher replaces Bairstow at Melbourne Stars

Melbourne [Australia], December 3 (ANI): Melbourne Stars on Thursday announced the signing of West Indies batsman Andre Fletcher following the ...

Asia Album: Bangladesh holds Young Artist Fine Arts Exhibition

Visitors view artworks during an exhibition of young artists in Dhaka, Bangladesh, Dec. 2, 2020. (Xinhua)DHAKA, Dec. 3 (Xinhua) -- ...

Myanmar's COVID-19 cases increase to 93,600

Yangon [Myanmar], December 2 (ANI/Xinhua): The total number of COVID-19 cases in Myanmar has increased to 93,600 as of Wednesday, ...

VCOAS addresses virtual meeting

New Delhi [India], December 2 (ANI): While countries are struggling to rein in the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, certain countries have ...

'Chilled' West Indies ready to put Test heat on New Zealand

The West Indies relished the freedom to be out-and-about in Covid-free New Zealand on the eve of the first Test ...

Facebook Oversight Board Announces First Six Cases

Facebook's oversight board has announced the first cases it's going to examine to determine if it will overturn the social ...

Thailand Rap Group Pens Soundtrack to Pro-Democracy Protests

KUALA LUMPUR - Thailand's most famous - some would say infamous - rap group is back with a vengeance.Rap Against ...

Xinhua world economic news summary at 0900 GMT, Dec. 4

ISLAMABAD -- Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan on Friday reiterated his proposal of debt suspension or cancellation for developing countries ...

Lao PM calls for equitable COVID-19 vaccine access

VIENTIANE, Dec. 4 (Xinhua) -- Lao Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith has underlined the need for multilateral cooperation in developing COVID-19 ...

Xinhua world news summary at 0530 GMT, Dec. 4

LOS ANGELES -- Warner Bros. Pictures Group announced Thursday that the Hollywood studio will release all its 2021 films on ...

Flooding kills 9, affects over 90,000 households in southern Thailand

BANGKOK, Dec. 4 (Xinhua) -- Thailand's Department of Disaster Prevention and Mitigation (DDPM) said on Friday that severe flooding in ...

Live COVID-19 updates: COVID-19 death toll surpasses 2,000 in Myanmar

BEIJING, Dec. 3 (Xinhua) -- The following are the updates on the global fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. - - ...

Roundup: Pakistan's positive COVID-19 cases hit 400,000-threshold

HONG KONG, Dec. 3 (Xinhua) -- The number of Pakistan's COVID-19 positive cases hit the 400,000-threshold on Thursday, as South ...

Laos conducts over 80,000 COVID-19 tests

VIENTIANE, Dec. 3 (Xinhua) -- Laos has conducted 80,188 COVID-19 tests, with 39 positive cases, according to the Lao Ministry ...

Laos celebrates 45th founding anniversary

VIENTIANE, Dec. 3 (Xinhua) -- More than 1,000 people gathered at the National Convention Center here to celebrate the 45th ...

Xinhua Asia-Pacific news summary at 1600 GMT, Dec. 2

NEW DELHI -- China has always taken a responsible attitude towards the development and utilization of cross-border rivers, and adopts ...

Habitat loss is driving human-elephant conflicts in Thailand

Elephants feature prominently in religious and national iconography in predominantly Buddhist Thailand, whose national religion credits the jumbos with embodying ...

Will Young to make Test debut as BJ Watling ruled out

7:59 PM ETWill Young has been handed his Test debut against West Indies in Hamilton after BJ Watling was ruled ...

Burma Superstar workers awarded $1.3 million in class-action settlement

Burma Superstar workers awarded $1.3 million in class-action settlement San Francisco Chronicle ...

The Indian exodus from Burma during WW II bears eerie similarity to migrant flight during lockdown

The Indian exodus from Burma during WW II bears eerie similarity to migrant flight during lockdown Scroll.in ...

Snakes in a car- Burmese python slithers up under car hood

Snakes in a car: Burmese python slithers up under car hood WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando ...

Bidding A Quiet Adieu To Cacophonous Post-Punk Band Mission Of Burma - The ARTery

Bidding A Quiet Adieu To Cacophonous Post-Punk Band Mission Of Burma WBUR ...

Where to Find Satisfying Vegan Soups in Portland - Eater Portland

Where to Find Satisfying Vegan Soups in Portland Eater Portland ...

Malaria Fight Stagnant as WHO Identifies Funding and COVID-19 as Obstacles Times

Malaria Fight Stagnant as WHO Identifies Funding and COVID-19 as Obstacles Science Times ...

Bangladesh relocating Rohingya refugees to isolated island - Largs and Millport Weekly News

Bangladesh relocating Rohingya refugees to isolated island Largs and Millport Weekly News ...

Without tourists, Myanmar has travelled back in time and its people face devastation

Without tourists, Myanmar has travelled back in time and its people face devastation Telegraph.co.uk ...

Invasive species- FWC studies whether Burmese python is safe to eat

Invasive species: FWC studies whether Burmese python is safe to eat Wink News ...

Florida wildlife experts researching whether invasive Burmese pythons are safe to eat

Florida wildlife experts researching whether invasive Burmese pythons are safe to eat FOX 13 Tampa Bay ...

Burmas Voices of Freedom- an exhaustive account of the rise and fall of Aung San Suu Kyi

The rise and fall of Aung San Suu Kyi examined Post Magazine ...

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U.S.-Brazil military base ponders eviction of 800 families

Antonio Marcos Diniz was only 13 years old when his family was forced to leave their home near Brazil's Atlantic ...

United States in bid to beef up relationships in Western Hemisphere

WASHINGTON, DC - Acting U.S. Defense Secretary Christopher C. Miller has stressed the need to strengthen partnerships in the Western ...

New Zealand announces nine new Coronavirus cases, 5 of them historical

WELLINGTON, New Zealand, Dec. 3 (Xinhua) -- New Zealand reported nine new cases of COVID-19 in managed isolation on Thursday. ...

World heading for 'catastrophic' rise in temperatures

This year is on track to be one of the three hottest on record, completing a run of six years ...

France announces death of Valery Giscard d'Estaing, president 1974-81

PARIS, France, December 3 (ANI/Xinhua): Valery Giscard d'Estaing, president of France from 1974 to 1981 and a key actor in ...

People magazine reveals 'People of the Year'

A celebration of 2020? Many might think we should just hold our breath and say good riddance to what has ...

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