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Ravaged by war, Middle Eastern countries face a new scourge 

When Dr. Ismail al-Mansouri goes to work in Yemen's capital, he puts on one of the hospital's few pairs of medical gloves. Then...

Taiwan to ban entry for most foreigners to control virus

Taiwan will ban entry to the island for most foreigners as part of coronavirus prevention measures, excluding foreign resident permit holders and diplomats,...

China gives go-ahead for human trials of potential COVID-19 vaccine – state media

China has given the go-ahead for researchers to begin human safety tests of an experimental coronavirus vaccine in the race to develop a...

US Senate mulls second coronavirus emergency bill, Trump pushes for new $850 billion measure

The US Senate on Tuesday was weighing a multibillion-dollar emergency spending bill passed by the House of Representatives offering economic relief from the...

Sri Lanka suspends all incoming international flights amid coronavirus fears

President Gotabaya Rajapaksa's office said a decision has been made to suspend all international flights arriving in the country with effect from 1500...

Coronavirus scare: Thailand closes schools, bars, puts off holiday to limit gathering

Thailand is to close schools and entertainment venues including its racy night spots, and even call off one of its most important holidays...

WHO confirms 2 coronavirus cases among its staff

The two cases are the first at the Geneva-based organisation and follow a confirmed case at the UN office in Geneva as well one...

Virus at Iran’s gates: How Tehran failed to stop outbreak

Appearing before the cameras coughing and sweating profusely, the man leading Iran's response to the new coronavirus outbreak promised it was of no...

Workers Celebrate Deal with GM, Show Union Power in Industry

Ray Geyser, a 21-year General Motors employee, pickets outside the General Motors Fabrication Division, in Parma, Ohio. Bargainers for General Motors and...

Airtel Reportedly Lost About 30 Lakh Customers in J&K Due to Recent Network Shutdown

The network shutdown in Jammu and Kashmir impacted the subscriber base of telecom companies in the quarter ended September, owing to which Bharti...

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Iran issues stern warning, says ‘millions’ could die if Covid-19 advisory is not adhered to

Iran's Health Ministry spokesman Kianoush Jahanpour said the virus had killed 135 more people to raise the total to 988 amid over 16,000...

Love in the time of Corona: How you can have some meaningful and romantic moments with your partner

The popular saying—when the going gets tough, the tough get going—perhaps best defines these challenging times. WHO recently declared Coronavirus as a pandemic and...

Sanjay Bangar Not Taking Up Bangladesh Cricket Board’s Coaching Offer

Former India batting coach Sanjay Bangar has decided against taking the Bangladesh Cricket Board's offer to become its Test team's consultant citing his...