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Russian, Japanese scientists discover how COVID-19 affects red bone marrow

Russian, Japanese scientists discover how COVID-19 affects red...

Moscow (Russia) Oct 31: Scientists of the Far Eastern Federal University together with Russian and Japanese colleagues think that the...

Russia completes concept design of rocket for flights to Mars

Russia completes concept design of rocket for flights...

Moscow (Russia) Oct 31: Russia's Makeyev State Rocket Center, known for its prospective Sarmat intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM), has designed...

Cosmonauts see no reason to worry about ISS air leak

Cosmonauts see no reason to worry about ISS...

Moscow (Russia) Oct 31: Russian cosmonaut Sergei Ryzhikov, who is now aboard the International Space Station (ISS), told reporters on...

Baku, Yerevan agree to avoid strikes on civilian areas - OSCE

Baku, Yerevan agree to avoid strikes on civilian...

Vienna (Austria) Oct 31: During Friday's talks in Geneva, Azerbaijan and Armenia agreed to take a series of measures to...

Another person detained in France as part of Nice attack probe - radio

Another person detained in France as part of...

Paris (France) Oct 31: The French police have detained another person as part of their investigation into Thursday's terror attack...

UN Security Council to address Nagorno-Karabakh again if situation gets worse - envoy

UN Security Council to address Nagorno-Karabakh again if...

Moscow (Russia) Oct 31: The UN Security Council may resume discussions on Nagorno-Karabakh if the situation in the conflict zone...

Death toll in Turkey's earthquake rises to 24 - agency

Death toll in Turkey's earthquake rises to 24...

Ankara (Turkey) Oct 31: At least 24 people were killed in western Turkey's Izmir province, the Anadolu news agency reported...

At least 20 killed, almost 800 injured in Turkish earthquake - rescuers

At least 20 killed, almost 800 injured in...

Ankara (Turkey) Oct 31: At least 20 people were killed and almost 800 were injured as a result of a...

P1.6B shabu seized in NAIA; 2 suspects nabbed

P1.6B shabu seized in NAIA; 2 suspects nabbed

Manila (Philippines) October 31: SOME P1.6 billion worth of methamphetamine hydrochloride, more popularly known as "shabu" were seized by Bureau...

Abu Sayyaf bombing in Sulu foiled as troops recover explosive

Abu Sayyaf bombing in Sulu foiled as troops...

Zamboanga City (Philippines) October 31: Security forces recovered an improvised explosive device planted by the pro-IS group Abu Sayyaf in...

Another strong typhoon nears

Another strong typhoon nears

Manila (Philippines) October 31: Typhoon "Rolly" strengthened as it entered Philippine waters Friday, promp-ting authorities to order the evacuation of...

OSCE: Armenia, Azerbaijan agree to not target civilians

OSCE: Armenia, Azerbaijan agree to not target civilians

Ankara (Turkey) October 31: Armenia and Azerbaijan agreed Friday in Geneva not to target civilians in a conflict in Upper...

Turkey: Search, rescue efforts continue after earthquake

Turkey: Search, rescue efforts continue after earthquake

Ankara (Turkey) October 31: Twenty-four people were killed and at least 804 injured when a magnitude-6.6 earthquake jolted Izmir on...

UAE denies Covid-19 rumours circulating on social media

UAE denies Covid-19 rumours circulating on social media

Abu Dhabi (UAE) October 31: The UAE's Ministry of Health and Prevention (Mohap) has denied rumours circulating on social media...

Video: Saudi man rams car into Makkah's Grand Mosque, arrested

Video: Saudi man rams car into Makkah's Grand...

Riyadh (Saudi Arabia) October 31: A speeding car driven by a Saudi Arabian citizen rammed into the Grand Mosque in...

LHC deplores lack of admin response to smog

LHC deplores lack of admin response to smog

Lahore (Pakistan) October 31: The Lahore High Court on Thursday expressed its dissatisfaction over the measures taken by the Punjab...

NAB raids NICVD, seizes financial records

NAB raids NICVD, seizes financial records

Karachi (Pakistan) October 31: A National Accountability Bureau (NAB) team on Thursday raided the National Institute of Cardiovascular Diseases (NICVD),...

Iran's interior minister condoles with Turkish counterpart over quake

Iran's interior minister condoles with Turkish counterpart over...

Tehran (Iran) October 31: Interior Minister Abdolreza Rahmani Fazli in a message to his Turkish counterpart Suleyman Soylu expressed condolences...

Araghchi arrives in Ankara

Araghchi arrives in Ankara

Tehran (Iran) October 31: Iran's Special Envoy for Nagorno-Karabakh Conflict Abbas Araghchi arrived in Ankara late on Friday on his...

Regional realism; main feature of Iran's Karabakh initiative, Aragchi says

Regional realism; main feature of Iran's Karabakh initiative,...

Moscow (Russia) October 31: Iran's Special Envoy to Azerbaijan Republic Abbas Araghchi said on Friday that the most significant characteristics...

Trump Has 'No Plan' to Exit Afghanistan by Christmas: US Lawmaker

Trump Has 'No Plan' to Exit Afghanistan by...

Kabul (Afghanistan) October 31: Weeks after President Donald Trump's remarks that all US troops will be out of Afghanistan...

Afghans Condemn Macron over Treatment of Islam

Afghans Condemn Macron over Treatment of Islam

Kabul (Afghanistan) October 31: A large number of Kabul residents on Friday staged a protest in the city to condemn...

UN Official Says Taliban Maintains Ties with Al-Qaeda

UN Official Says Taliban Maintains Ties with Al-Qaeda

Kabul (Afghanistan) October 31: Al-Qaeda is still "heavily embedded" within the Taliban in Afghanistan despite the commitments the Taliban made...

Violence Expands to 28 Provinces as Talks Face Delay

Violence Expands to 28 Provinces as Talks Face...

Kabul (Afghanistan) October 31: Violence has expanded to 28 out of 34 provinces in the country in the last 24...

Etches commends Ottawans for taking action to 'bend the curve'

Etches commends Ottawans for taking action to 'bend...

Ottawa (Canada) October 31: Ottawa's medical officer of health commended residents for their part in slowing the spread of COVID-19...

OPH clarifies restaurant, gym outbreak data after 'confusion' and 'frustrations'

OPH clarifies restaurant, gym outbreak data after 'confusion'...

Ottawa (Canada) October 31: After the province released a pie chart that showed restaurants, bars and gyms represented only a...

Liberal government will miss drinking water target by years, CBC News survey shows

Liberal government will miss drinking water target by...

Ottawa (Canada) October 31: The Liberal government will miss a target it set during the 2015 federal election campaign to...