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Infant recovered at Hamad airport safe – Qatar

The Qatar government has announced that the infant recovered from the Hamad international airport last Oct. 2, 2020 is well and now under the...

Covid cases surge in SKorea

SEOUL: South Korea has reported 103 new confirmed cases of coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) infections, continuing a steady spread as people increasingly venture out...

16 die in Afghan suicide attacks

KABUL: Several terrorist attacks including car bomb, roadside bomb and suicide attack claimed the lives of 16 people including seven attackers in Afghanistan, officials...

Passengers hit invasive inspection at Qatar airport

DOHA: Female passengers on 10 planes flying out of this city were forced to endure invasive physical examinations, Australia’s foreign minister said, as Qatari...

American kidnappers demand ransom

MASSALATA: The gunmen who kidnapped an American citizen in southern Niger issued a ransom demand Wednesday (Thursday in Manila) for his release, a local...

5 Spanish regions close border

MADRID: Five more Spanish regions, including Madrid, said Wednesday (Thursday in Manila) they would close their borders ahead of the All Saints’ Day long...

Senegal president dissolves govt

DAKAR: Senegalese President Macky Sall on Wednesday (Thursday in Manila) dissolved his 32-strong government team after 18 months, an official source said without elaborating....

Venezuela detains 2 refinery attackers

CARACAS: Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro said Wednesday (Thursday in Manila) that a large oil refinery suffered a “terrorist attack” as his government struggles to...

800,000 US kids Covid-positive

WASHINGTON, D.C.: Nearly 800,000 children in the United States had been diagnosed with the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) since the onset of the pandemic,...

Old cars root of air pollution – UN

UNITED NATIONS: Getting rid of old cars was helping clean the skies over developed nations, but many clunkers were ending up in developing countries...

Strong quake in Aegean Sea rattles Turkey,Greece

ISTANBUL: A strong earthquake in the Aegean Sea has shaken Turkey and Greece. Several buildings were wrecked in Turkey’s western Izmir province, according to officials,...

Group lauds DTI’s new policy on cement labeling

LOKAL Muna-Consumer Protection Watch (LMCPW) on Friday lauded the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) for issuing a new policy on the labeling of...

BSP projects Oct inflation rate at 2.3%

THE country’s headline inflation could have hit 2.3 percent this month, according to the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP). In a statement on Friday, central...

Armed Forces to transport over 4,000 national ID registration kits to target areas

THE Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) will assist in transporting more than 4,000 National ID registration kits to 655 cities and municipalities in...

‘Rolly’ intensifies, to make landfall in Aurora-Quezon on Sunday–Pagasa

TYPHOON "Rolly" maintained its strength as it heads to the Aurora-Quezon area where it is expected to make landfall either on Sunday evening or...

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