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New Zealand logs 9,975 new COVID-19 community cases over past week

New Zealand logs 9,975 new COVID-19 community cases...

Wellington (New Zealand), October 3: New Zealand recorded 9,975 new community cases of COVID-19 and 33 more deaths from the...

Yoon's approval rating drops after hot mic incident: poll

Yoon's approval rating drops after hot mic incident:...

Seoul (South Korea), October 3: President Yoon Suk-yeol's approval rating fell for the first time in four weeks after his...

Malaysia reports 1,360 new COVID-19 infections, 1 new death

Malaysia reports 1,360 new COVID-19 infections, 1 new...

Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia), October 3: Malaysia recorded 1,360 new COVID-19 infections as of midnight Sunday, bringing the total tally to...

Sentiment among large Japanese manufacturers drop for 3rd straight quarter as prices for raw materials gain

Sentiment among large Japanese manufacturers drop for 3rd...

Tokyo (Japan), October 3: Business sentiment among large Japanese companies deteriorated for the third straight quarter, dropping from 9 three...

S. Korea's new virus cases below 20,000 amid waning virus wave

S. Korea's new virus cases below 20,000 amid...

Seoul (South Korea), October 3: South Korea's new COVID-19 cases fell below 20,000 on Monday after staying in the 20,000s...

No Korean victims reported from Indonesian stadium tragedy: foreign ministry

No Korean victims reported from Indonesian stadium tragedy:...

Seoul (South Korea), October 3: The South Korean Foreign Ministry said Sunday that no Korean injuries or deaths have been...

Iran frees Iranian-American on humanitarian grounds: official

Iran frees Iranian-American on humanitarian grounds: official

Tehran (Iran), October 3: Iran released Baqer Namazi, a dual Iranian-American citizen, on humanitarian grounds, official IRNA news agency reported...

Roundup: UN envoy announces failure of truce renewal in Yemen

Roundup: UN envoy announces failure of truce renewal...

Sana'a (Yemen), October 3: UN Special Envoy for Yemen Hans Grundberg announced on Sunday that no agreement has been reached...

Castillo calls on Peruvians to vote in regional-municipal elections

Castillo calls on Peruvians to vote in regional-municipal...

Lima (Peru), September 3: Peruvian President Pedro Castillo on Sunday called on Peruvians to vote in the regional and municipal...

Brazilian presidential election goes to runoff between Lula and Bolsonaro

Brazilian presidential election goes to runoff between Lula...

Brasilia (Brazil), October 3: Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro and former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva will participate in...

UN chief calls for peace, mutual respect on International Day of Non-Violence

UN chief calls for peace, mutual respect on...

United Nations, October 3: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Sunday called for peace and mutual respect in his message for...

New Zealand's real estate moves into buyers' market first in decade

New Zealand's real estate moves into buyers' market...

Wellington (New Zealand), October 3: The national average asking price of New Zealand's residential sale is down 7.2 percent since...

GERB-UDF coalition leads in Bulgaria's parliamentary elections: exit polls

GERB-UDF coalition leads in Bulgaria's parliamentary elections: exit...

Sofia (Bulgaria), October 3: GERB-UDF coalition leads in Bulgaria's early parliamentary elections, according to exit polls reported by the Bulgarian...

Palestinian reconciliation efforts in Algeria clash with divisions between rival factions

Palestinian reconciliation efforts in Algeria clash with divisions...

Gaza (Gaza Strip), October 3: The Palestinian reconciliation issue has once again come into the spotlight as senior officials of...

General elections start in Bosnia

General elections start in Bosnia

Sarajevo (Bosnia), October 3: Almost 3.4 million registered voters in Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH) will cast votes on Sunday and...

Myanmar reports 275 new COVID-19 cases

Myanmar reports 275 new COVID-19 cases

Yangon (Myanmar), October 3: Myanmar confirmed 275 new cases of COVID-19 in the past 24 hours, bringing the tally to...

Russia reports 30,085 new COVID-19 cases

Russia reports 30,085 new COVID-19 cases

Moscow (Russia), October 3: Russia has registered 30,085 new COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours, taking the nationwide tally...

Latvian PM's party wins parliamentary election: preliminary results

Latvian PM's party wins parliamentary election: preliminary results

Riga (Latvia), October 3: Latvian Prime Minister Krisjanis Karins' centrist New Unity party has emerged as the winner of the...

65 Ugandan health workers quarantined over Ebola

65 Ugandan health workers quarantined over Ebola

Kampala (Uganda), October 3: At least 65 health workers in Uganda have been put under quarantine after getting in contact...

42 unidentified bodies recovered in Libya

42 unidentified bodies recovered in Libya

Tripoli (Libya), October 3: The Libyan authorities on Sunday announced the recovery of 42 unidentified bodies from two mass graves...

Iraqis rally to mark 2019 anti-corruption protests anniversary

Iraqis rally to mark 2019 anti-corruption protests anniversary

Baghdad (Iraq), October 2: Thousands of Iraqis gathered Saturday in Baghdad and some Iraqi provinces to mark the third anniversary...

Trade deficit likely to hit record high of US USD 48 bln this year: report

Trade deficit likely to hit record high of...

Seoul (South Korea), October 2: South Korea is expected to post a record high trade deficit of nearly US$50 billion...

Greece-Bulgaria gas pipeline starts commercial operation

Greece-Bulgaria gas pipeline starts commercial operation

Sofia (Bulgaria), October 2: The Greece-Bulgaria gas pipeline, the Gas Interconnector Greece-Bulgaria (IGB), started commercial operation on Saturday, according to...

CBOT agricultural futures close mixed

CBOT agricultural futures close mixed

Chicago (US), October 2: CBOT agricultural futures closed mixed in the past week as a result of a rapid decline...

U.S. long COVID victims seek Congressional relief

U.S. long COVID victims seek Congressional relief

Denver [US], October 2: A Colorado teen hospitalized since 2020 with unrelenting COVID-19 conditions has become a poster child for...

UN chief voices concern over coup in Burkina Faso

UN chief voices concern over coup in Burkina...

United Nations, October 2: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Saturday expressed deep concern over the situation in Burkina Faso following...

Singapore reports 3,510 new COVID-19 cases

Singapore reports 3,510 new COVID-19 cases

Singapore, October 2: Singapore reported 3,510 new cases of COVID-19 on Saturday, bringing the total tally to 1,911,417.