First South Korea virus patient dies as hospital cluster emerges

DAEGU, South Korea: Workers from a disinfection service spray disinfectant as part of preventive measures against the spread of the COVID-19...

Ahead of Trump’s visit, Indian city of Agra cleans the swamp

AGRA: In the city of Agra, authorities are on a clean-up drive, including the polluted waters of the Yamuna river, that...

Trump ally Stone to be sentenced in case that has roiled Washington

WASHINGTON, DC: Roger Stone (right), former advisor to US President Donald Trump arrives with family members at court prior to his...

Bangladesh’s first female Mideast envoy hopes to help abused women workers

DHAKA: Garment workers listen to speakers during a rally demanding an increase to their minimum wage in Dhaka.-Reuters

Jet ‘downing’ stirs alarm over Houthi arsenal

SANAA: This file image grab taken on July 23, 2019 shows ballistic missiles on display during an exhibition of various missiles...

‘Owner’ makes claim to grounded ‘ghost ship’

BALLYCOTTON, Ireland: The abandoned 77-metre cargo ship MV Alta is pictured stuck on rocks near this village southeast of Cork in...

Passengers depart coronavirus ship

ISLAMABAD: Parents and relatives of Pakistani students in the Chinese city of Wuhan, where the outbreak of the COVID-19 coronavirus began,...

Russia-backed offensive pushes towards border; Turkey threatens action on Syria

ATAREB, Syria: Turkish troops patrol on foot and in military vehicles in the town of Atareb in the rebel-held western countryside...

Crisis drives Lebanese abroad in search of better future

DAHR EL BAIDAR: Fog covers the skies in the region of Dahr Al-Baidar east of Beirut in Lebanon on the main...

China expels Wall Street Journal reporters over a ‘racist’ headline

SHANGHAI: People wearing protective facemasks walk along a street in Shanghai yesterday. - AFP BEIJING: China yesterday...

UK faces a backlash over new post-Brexit immigration plans

LONDON: A handout photograph released by the UK Parliament shows Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson speaking in the House of Commons...

Trump commutes sentence of corrupt former US politician

OHIO: In this file photo, Edward DeBartolo Jr, former San Francisco 49ers Owner, speaks during his Pro Football Hall of Fame...

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