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Big protests mark global anger at Covid restrictions

PARIS: More than 100,000 people protested in Australia, France, Italy and Greece on Saturday, sparking clashes with police as they railed against Covid-19 measures...

In pictures: Melania Trump stuns in black dress, matching face mask

The First Lady of the United States tried the mask-matching trend on Friday when she attended the latest US Presidential Debate sporting a black...

US embassy in Turkey warns citizens of ‘potential terrorist attacks and kidnappings’

The United States embassy in Turkey said Friday it had received reports of "potential terrorist attacks and kidnappings" against US citizens and foreign nationals...

Turkey hands detention warrants to 110 over suspected Gulen links: media

In a move against supporters of a Muslim preacher the Turkish government accuses of organising a failed coup in 2016, the authorities on Tuesday...

Ladakh face off: India, China blame each other for aerial firing amid border tensions

NEW DELHI/BEIJING: In a further escalation of military tension between the nuclear-armed nations, India and China on Tuesday have accused each other of firing...

WHO Chief says world must be ‘better prepared for next pandemic’

World Health Organisation chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus on Monday said the world must be better prepared for the next pandemic, as he called on...

India reports highest COVID-19 deaths in more than a month

MUMBAI: Even when new infections slowed in India, the country has recorded its highest daily deaths from the coronavirus in more than a month...

China passed ‘extraordinary’ virus test: President Xi Jinping

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Tuesday said that the country has passed "an extraordinary and historic test" with its handling of the coronavirus. He said...

Prince William to possibly be deprived of one royal title from Prince Charles

After Prince Charles becomes king, Prince William being the next in line would be receiving a number of titles that are currently possessed by...

Facebook bans BJP politician for hate speech

NEW DELHI: Facebook on Thursday banned an Indian politician belonging to the Bharatiya Janata Party from its platform for violating its policies covering violence...

Italy regions introduce new quarantine plans for people from high risk European counties

ROME: Italian regions have begun to order new periods of quarantines for people returning from higher-risk European countries such as Spain and Greece in...

‘Do not play with fire’: China warns US amid tensions over Taiwan visit

Tensions between the US and China increased further after the visit of a high-level delegation to Taiwan, with Beijing warning Washington "not to play...
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Coronavirus: 50-60% reduced risk of Delta variant for double-vaccinated, study finds

LONDON: Fully-vaccinated people have an around 50 to 60% reduced risk of infection from the Delta coronavirus variant, including those who are asymptomatic, a...

Nadia Hussain tests positive for COVID-19

Famous Pakistani model and actor Nadia Hussain revealed she has contracted COVID-19. Taking to Instagram, Hussain shared in a post that she recently tested positive. The Jalan starlet...

Tokyo Olympics: Arshad Nadeem asks nation to pray for his success in final round

TOKYO: After qualifying for the final round in the javelin throw competition in the Tokyo Olympics 2020, star Pakistani athlete Arshad Nadeem has requested...

‘Dictatorial regime’: Pakistan slams India for not allowing foreign journalists to visit Azad Kashmir

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has called out India for refusing to allow five foreign journalists from travelling to Azad Kashmir, to cover an Azad Kashmir Assembly...