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Evictions, demolition of houses of members of Hindu, Christian community, highly condemnable: HRCP

Evictions, demolition of houses of members of Hindu,...

Lahore [Pakistan], May 28 (ANI): The Human Rights Commission of Pakistan (HRCP) on Thursday condemned the razing of houses of...

Nepal confirms fifth COVID-19 fatality, cases spike to 1042

Nepal confirms fifth COVID-19 fatality, cases spike to...

Kathmandu [Nepal], May 28 (ANI): Nepal on Thursday confirmed the fifth death due to COVID-19 even as 156 new cases...

2,076 more COVID-19 cases in Pakistan, tally reaches 61,227

2,076 more COVID-19 cases in Pakistan, tally reaches...

Islamabad [Pakistan], May 28 (ANI): With 2,076 more COVID-19 cases, Pakistan's tally of coronavirus reached 61,227 cases on Thursday, the...

China flips the electoral script in Myanmar; Suu Kyi set to win upcoming polls

China flips the electoral script in Myanmar; Suu...

Nay Pyi Taw [Myanmar], May 28 (ANI): There is no indication so far that the polls in Myanmar scheduled for...

Baloch People's Congress condemns 1998 nuclear tests in Balochistan on its anniversary

Baloch People's Congress condemns 1998 nuclear tests in...

Stockholm [Sweden], May 28 (ANI): The Baloch People's Congress condemned nuclear tests carried out in the Chagai district of Balochistan...

Chinese parliament approves controversial Hong Kong security law

Chinese parliament approves controversial Hong Kong security law

Beijing [China], May 28 (ANI): China's parliament on Thursday passed the proposal to impose a new national security law for...

Youth disproportionately affected by pandemic, says ILO

Youth disproportionately affected by pandemic, says ILO

Islamabad (Pakistan) May 28: More than one in six young people have stopped working since the onset of the Covid-19...

Big businesses urge furlough system to avoid layoffs

Big businesses urge furlough system to avoid layoffs

Islamabad (Pakistan) May 28: With the prolonging Covid-19 pandemic and its economic fallout, big businesses have started making the case...

Government turns its guns on rivals in sugar scam"

Government turns its guns on rivals in sugar...

Islamabad (Pakistan) May 28: Just a week after the release of the forensic audit report that uncovered wrongdoings in sugar...

Mothers shouldn't stop breastfeeding due to virus fear: report

Mothers shouldn't stop breastfeeding due to virus fear:...

Islamabad (Pakistan) May 28: With over 5.7 million people infected with the novel coronavirus across the globe and the baby...

French team, local investigators scour air crash site for clues

French team, local investigators scour air crash site...

Karachi (Pakistan) May 28: Experts belonging to Airbus continued to examine and collect evidence for the second day on Wednesday...

Punjab okays drug to treat Covid-19 patients

Punjab okays drug to treat Covid-19 patients

Lahore (Pakistan) May 28: The Punjab government has approved the use of Actemra, a life-saving drug, for treating critically ill...

Boeing cuts 12,000 jobs, resumes production of grounded jet

Boeing cuts 12,000 jobs, resumes production of grounded...

Brussels (Belgium) May 28: Boeing is cutting more than 12,000 U.S. jobs through layoffs and buyouts as the coronavirus pandemic...

Red Cross says 208 COVID-related attacks on health workers

Red Cross says 208 COVID-related attacks on health...

Brussels (Belgium) May 28: The president of the International Committee of the Red Cross said it has recorded 208 COVID-19-related...

Moscow will gradually begin loosening restrictions on June 1

Moscow will gradually begin loosening restrictions on June...

Moscow (Russia) May 28: The Russian capital announced Wednesday that coronavirus restrictions will start to be lifted on June 1....

Britain ready to welcome Hong Kong refugees

Britain ready to welcome Hong Kong refugees

London [UK], May 28 (ANI): Boris Johnson has a secret plan to allow hundreds of thousands of Hong Kong citizens...

Pandemic likely to exacerbate child poverty

Pandemic likely to exacerbate child poverty

Tokyo (Japan), May 28: Two aid groups for children estimate that up to 86 million more kids could fall into...

China to adopt HK national security legislation

China to adopt HK national security legislation

Beijing (China), May 28: China's National People's Congress is expected to adopt a plan to introduce national security legislation that...

Thousands protest proposed legislation in HK

Thousands protest proposed legislation in HK

Hong Kong (China), May 28: China's National People's Congress is set to approve on Thursday a plan to impose national...

WHO creates foundation to fight pandemics

WHO creates foundation to fight pandemics

Geneva (Switzerland), May 28: The World Health Organization says it has created a new foundation to secure funding to fight...

Huawei CFO loses court bid in Canada

Huawei CFO loses court bid in Canada

Ottawa (Canada), May 28: A Canadian judge has ruled that the US extradition case against Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou should...

Sao Paulo to reopen businesses amid surge in cases

Sao Paulo to reopen businesses amid surge in...

Sao Paulo (Brazil), May 28: The Brazilian state of Sao Paulo has decided to allow some businesses to reopen starting...

Kitakyushu mayor warns of second wave of virus

Kitakyushu mayor warns of second wave of virus

Tokyo (Japan), May 28: The mayor of Kitakyushu City in southwestern Japan has warned of a huge second wave of...

Worldwide coronavirus cases top 5.65 million

Worldwide coronavirus cases top 5.65 million

Tokyo (Japan), May 28: Data compiled by researchers at Johns Hopkins University in the United States show the number of...

New infections prompt closures in Kitakyushu

New infections prompt closures in Kitakyushu

Tokyo (Japan), May 28: Kitakyushu City in southwestern Japan has closed recently reopened tourist attractions and other public facilities after...

S.Korea reports 79 new coronavirus cases

S.Korea reports 79 new coronavirus cases

Seoul (South Korea), May 28: South Korea has reported its largest daily increase in coronavirus cases in nearly two months....

Coronavirus global death toll surpasses 349,000, case count nears 5.5 million: WHO

Coronavirus global death toll surpasses 349,000, case count...

Geneva [Switzerland], May 28 (ANI): The global death toll from the novel coronavirus has risen over the past 24 hours...