Lebanon repatriates nationals in rare flights despite coronavirus

BEIRUT: Lebanese nationals, residing in Saudi Arabia, arrive at the Beirut international airport yesterday. Lebanon started repatriating nationals stranded abroad in...

Japan gears for ‘state of emergency’

TOKYO: People wearing face masks amid concerns over the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus walk in Shinagawa station in Tokyo yesterday....

Pope livestreams Palm Sunday mass due to COVID-19 tragedy

VATICAN CITY: Pope Francis holds a palm branch as he celebrates Palm Sunday mass behind closed doors at St Peter's Basilica...

Locked-down India lights up to mark coronavirus fight

NEW DELHI: Light candles are seen in a balcony to observe a nine-minute vigil called by India's Prime Minister in a...

Ex-head of Libya’s anti-Gaddafi revolt dies of coronavirus

TRIPOLI: In this file photo, Mahmud Jibril, the former head of Libya's Transitional council during the country's uprising, holds a press...

Lockdown of expat areas eyed amid 77 new coronavirus cases

By B Izzak and Agencies KUWAIT: The ministry of health reported 77 new coronavirus...

Iraqis rally to help needy families as economy falters

NAJAF: Iraqi paramedics in full hazmat gear pray over the coffin of a 50-year-old victim of the COVID-19 virus before her...

5G conspiracy: Dangerous fake nonsense

LONDON: People take their daily exercise in Greenwich Park in south London as life continues in the city during the novel...

‘There’s going to be a lot of death’, US president warns

NEW YORK: Bodies are moved to a refrigerator truck serving as a temporary morgue outside of Wyckoff Hospital in the Borough...

What impact is coronavirus having on Mideast conflicts?

SANAA: A Yemeni barber cuts a customer's beard while wearing a face mask and gloves amid the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic, in...

Many residents take coronavirus surveillance into their own hands

HEERLEN, Netherlands: A drone is used by police to control people and ask them to respect social distances at a shopping...

French coronavirus toll hits new high

ORLY: Medical staff load a patient infected with novel coronavirus, Covid-19, into a military A400M plane for transportation from Orly airport,...

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