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Global COVID-19 Cases Worldwide near 20mln

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Five months since the World Health Organization declared the coronavirus crisis a global pandemic, the number of ...


Coronavirus and reception policies in the Greek islands

The chronicles of recent days have reported the death of another human being in the Greek territory in the camp ...


Poor decisions are wrecking Australia's economy, not the virus

Australians don't have far to look to see governments effectively guiding their economies through the COVID-19 pandemic. Alan Austin surveys ...


Roundup: Dry conditions see upsurge in wildfires across Western U.S.

by Peter Mertz DENVER, the United States, Aug. 9 (Xinhua) -- From Colorado westward, dozens of wildfires have created hazy ...


Live COVID-19 updates: Turkey reports 1,182 new cases, 240,804 in total

BEIJING, Aug. 10 (Xinhua) -- The following are the updates on the global fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. - - ...


Xinhua world news summary at 0030 GMT, Aug. 10

BEIRUT -- Lebanese Environment Minister Demianos Kattar submitted on Sunday his resignation following Beirut's blasts, MTV local TV channel reported. ...


COVID-19 in Bulgaria: 134 Newly Registered Cases, 13343 Total

New 134 infected with coronavirus inBulgaria, when 3 612 PCR tests were performed. This is indicated by the data in ...


Strong storm hits Greece's Evia Island, causing casualties, damages

ATHENS, Aug. 9 (Xinhua) -- A strong storm hit the Evia Island in central Greece on Sunday overnight, leaving at ...


70 Euros for COVID-19 Test at the Thessaloniki Airport

Travellers arriving or departing from Thessaloniki's international airport will be able to do a molecular test to determine whether they ...


At least seven dead, including baby, as floods sweep Greek island of Evia

Eight-month-old found dead in a house after torrential rain causes rivers to burst their banks and blocking roads Seven people ...


New refugee crisis as 30,000 migrants from countries including Syria mass on Turkish borders

An estimated 30,000 migrants gathered at checkpoints after Turkey's president claimed to have 'opened the doors' to allow as many ...


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Sangopan launches its digital consultation platform for mothers

Bangalore (Karnataka) [India], Aug 10 (ANI/BusinessWire India): Sangopan, a pioneer in post-natal therapy services, has made its foray into digital ...

Int'l community pledges aid to blasts-stricken Lebanon

Damaged buildings are seen at the Port of Beirut in Lebanon, Aug. 8, 2020. (Xinhua/Bilal Jawich)"To help Lebanon overcome the ...

COVID-19 effect: Walt Disney World to shorten theme park hours

Washington D.C.[USA], Aug 10 (ANI): Amid the coronavirus pandemic, Walt Disney World will shorten its theme park hours starting in ...

Startup Helps Ugandan Diaspora Build Back Home ? Without Losing Money

Innovation Startup Helps Ugandan Diaspora Build Back Home - Without Losing Money view team An online hardware store offers expatriates ...

India proposes talks with Pak for Indus Water Commission

New Delhi [India], Aug 9 (ANI): India has proposed a virtual meeting with Pakistan to discuss the Indus Water Commission, ...

Twitter, TikTok have had preliminary talks about merger - Dow Jones

Twitter has held early talks about a potential combination with TikTok, the Chinese-owned video-sharing app that the Trump administration has ...

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Prominent Hong Kong media figure Jimmy Lai and two sons arrested

HONG KONG, Aug 10 (ANI): Continuing with the suppression of the dissenting voices in Hong Kong since the national security ...

Lebanese government rejects need for external investigation of blast

BEIRUT, Lebanon - The leader of the Lebanese resistance group Hezbollah has made a televised address to the nation calling ...

Trump thinks 'it would be cool' to invade Venezuela

On Tuesday of this week, the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee held a hearing on Venezuela. Appearing before the committee ...

11 arrests in Virginia and Maryland over shocking sexual exploitation

ALEXANDRIA, Virginia Eleven members or close associates of the infamous MS-13 gang were arrested this week and face numerous charges ...

Desktop review of Melissa Davey's new book on the Pell case

Melissa Davey just a few days ago brought out her book on The Case of George Pell. Davey has followed ...

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Beirut explosion may be turning point for Lebanon

ROME - Numbness and shock at first - now fury. The massive blast at Beirut's port Tuesday night that wrecked ...


Lebanese Justice Minister resigns

Beirut [Lebanon], August 10 (ANI/Sputnik): Lebanese Justice Minister Marie-Claude Najm has submitted her resignation to Prime Minister Hassan Diab, MTV ...


Samar Day goes non-traditional

CATBALOGAN CITY, August 10 (PIA) -- The Provincial Government of Samar adapted a non-traditional way of celebrating Panurundon: Samar Day ...


Indians are the most confident in world to travel post COVID-19

By Lee Kah WhyeSingapore, August 10 (ANI): Indians, among the most travelled before the COVID-19 pandemic struck, are the most ...


MLB roundup: Benches clear as A's sweep Astros

Oakland tattooed rookie Cristian Javier for three early home runs and Jesus Luzardo recorded his first major league win by ...


Int'l community pledges aid to blasts-stricken Lebanon

Damaged buildings are seen at the Port of Beirut in Lebanon, Aug. 8, 2020. (Xinhua/Bilal Jawich)"To help Lebanon overcome the ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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