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Tajikistan ready to accept 100k Afghan refugees amid Taliban uprising

Dushanbe, Tajikistan: Tajikistan said Friday it was ready to accept up to 100,000 refugees from Afghanistan, where the Taliban has claimed huge military gains as...

EU approves Moderna jab for ages 12 and up

The Hauge, Netherlands: The European medicines watchdog on Friday approved the use of Moderna's coronavirus vaccine for children aged 12 to 17, making it...

Colombia says attack on president was planned from Venezuela

Bogota, Venezuela: The Colombian government claimed Thursday that a recent attack on President Ivan Duque's helicopter was planned from neighboring Venezuela by dissident FARC...

Ex-rights chief to lead UN Israel-Palestinian inquiry

Geneva, Switzerland: Former UN rights chief Navi Pillay will lead the United Nations' open-ended inquiry into "systematic" abuses in Israel and the Palestinian territories,...

BBC drone footage gives glimpse of actual China flood damage

Kolkata, India: Drone footage in the aftermath of China's devastating floods gives chilling visuals into the actual extent of damage from the demonic deluges....

‘No interest’: little cheer in Tokyo day before Olympics open

Tokyo, Japan: The athletes are in the Village and the world's media has arrived, but for many in Japan, there's little festive cheer just...

Macron calls national security meeting to discuss Pegasus spyware

Paris, France: French President Emmanuel Macron has called an urgent national security meeting for Thursday to discuss the Israeli-made Pegasus spyware after reports about...

WHO plan to audit labs in Covid origins probe ‘arrogant’: China

Beijing, China: China on Thursday said a WHO proposal to audit Chinese labs as part of further investigation into the origins of the coronavirus...

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Antony Blinken to make the first visit to India

Washington, United States: US Secretary of State Antony Blinken will pay his first trip since taking office to India,...

Fans honor Amy Winehouse in London decade after her death

London, United Kingdom: Fans remembered British singer Amy Winehouse on Friday, paying tribute outside her former home in the...

Intrinsic: Alphabet launches new ‘moonshot’ for robotics software

San Francisco, United States: Google's parent Alphabet unveiled a new "moonshot" project to develop software for robotics that could...

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