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  • COVID-19: China To Reopen Borders With Hong Kong, Macau

    2 hours ago

    China has announced it will reopen its borders with the territories of Hong Kong and Macau after nearly three years of closure. The State Council&r...

  • Israel-Palestine: Israeli Airstrikes Hit Gaza Strip

    February 02, 2023

    The Israeli-Palestinian tensions escalated further after Israel launched multiple airstrikes on the Gaza Strip on Thursday. Palestinian armed group...

  • Myanmar Marks Second Anniversary Since Military Coup

    February 01, 2023

    Myanmar on Wednesday marked two years since the military coup with a nationwide "silent strike". The overthrow of the elected government ...

  • Death Toll Of Pakistan Suicide Bombing Rises To 89

    January 31, 2023

    The death toll from the mosque suicide bombing inside the Peshawar police headquarters in Pakistan has climbed to 89, officials said on Tuesday. Ay...

  • 34 Killed, 150 Injured In Pakistani Mosque’s Suicide Bombing

    January 30, 2023

    34 people were killed while 150 others were injured in a suicide bomb attack on a mosque in Pakistan's Peshawar on Monday. Most of the casualti...

  • Seven Killed In Syria Air Strikes

    January 30, 2023

    Seven people have been killed after air strikes destroyed a convoy of trucks that crossed into Syria from Iraq. Syrian Observatory for Human Rights...

  • Israeli Police Seals Home Of Palestinian In Jerusalem

    January 29, 2023

    Israeli police on Sunday sealed up the East Jerusalem home of a Palestinian who killed seven people and wounded three outside a synagogue. The move...

  • 13 Children Among 51 Killed In Pakistan Twin Accident

    January 29, 2023

    51 people, including 13 children, were killed in two separate transport tragedies in Pakistan on Sunday. 41 were dead after their bus crashed ...

  • Afghan Female Students Prevented From Writing University Exam

    January 28, 2023

    The Taliban-run Ministry of Higher Education ordered private universities in Afghanistan not to allow female students to sit university entrance exams...

  • Teen Attacker Injures Two In Jerusalem

    January 28, 2023

    A 13-year-old boy opened fire and injured two people in Jerusalem on Saturday, hours after a gunman had killed seven outside a synagogue. The shoot...

  • One Pilot Killed As Indian Military Jets Collide

    January 28, 2023

    Two Indian air force fighter jets crashed on Saturday in a mid-air collision while on exercises south of the capital New Delhi. The crash involved ...

  • Heavy Cold Kills 166 In Afghanistan

    January 28, 2023

    A wave of bitterly cold weather is sweeping through Afghanistan, which has caused the deaths of at least 166 people, an official said on Saturday. ...

  • Malaysia Condemns Desecration Of Quran In Holland

    January 27, 2023

    Malaysia’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs has condemned the desecration of the Quran by a far-right activist in the Netherlands. Friday’s ...

  • One Killed, Two Injured In Attack On Azerbaijani Embassy

    January 27, 2023

    One person was killed and two others were injured in an armed attack on Azerbaijan's Embassy in Iran's capital Tehran on Friday. The Azerba...

  • Israeli Army Kills Nine Palestinians Including 60-Year-Old Woman

    January 26, 2023

    Nine Palestinians were killed, including a 60-year-old woman, and 20 others wounded during an Israeli military raid in West Bank's Jenin on Thursd...