Dozens of Lankans repatriated from Kuwait test positive for coronavirus

Nurses take part in a ceremony to mark International Nurses Day, celebrated on the birthday of Florence...

Survivor recalls horror of crash that killed 97

KARACHI: Security personnel search for victims in the wreckage of a Pakistan International Airlines aircraft after it...

Social distancing ditched as Cyclone Amphal batters India and Bangladesh

SATKHIRA: A man checks cars in a garage damaged by cyclone Amphan in Satkhira. - AFP

Lives not lost: Asia sees gains in lockdowns

BANGALORE: Commuters and Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC) buses drive along a road as bus services resume...

Women deliver baby during Kabul hospital attack

KABUL: A newborn baby, Bibi Amena, receives treatment for the gun wound in her right leg as...

Fears grow as pandemic nightmare reaches Rohingya refugee camps

Rohingya refugees gather at a market as first cases of COVID-19 coronavirus have emerged in the area,...

Newborns among 16 killed in hospital attack in Kabul

KABUL: An Afghan security personnel carries a newborn baby from a hospital, at the site of an attack in Kabul. Gunmen...

India unveils stimulus package

NEW JALPAIGURI: Passengers sit in marked circles to maintain social distancing as they wait for the train to arrive at New...

Indian trains to roll amid surge in virus cases

MUMBAI: Migrant workers gather outside Dharavi slum to board a bus to take them to the railway terminus for boarding a...

Pakistanis crowd markets as virus lockdown eased

QUETTA: People shop for shoes after the government eased a nationwide lockdown imposed as a preventive measure against the coronavirus on...

Drones disinfect pandemic hotspot city after clashes

AHMEDABAD, India: Stranded migrant workers intending to go to their hometowns leave Gota Bridge area as Gujarat police personnel (unseen) shove...

Gas leak at Indian chemical plant kills at least 6 – 1,000 hospitalized

VISAKHAPATNAM: Rescuers evacuate people following a gas leak incident at an LG Polymers plant in Visakhapatnam yesterday. - AFP

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