Pakistan records 2,819 new Covid cases
  • Pakistan records 2,819 new Covid cases(12:04)

    Islamabad, July 25 (IANS) A total of 2,819 people tested positive for Covid-19 in the last 24 hours in Pakistan, raising the country's total infection tally to 1,004,694, the National Command and Operation Centre (NCOC) said on Sunday.

Nearly 70,000 people affected by floods in China's Shaanxi
Chinese city launches 2nd round of nucleic acid test
Chilean Ministers meet Sinovac executives over potential vax production site
Iraq arrests terrorists responsible for Baghdad bombing: PM
Spain imposes quarantine for arrivals from Argentina, Colombia, Bolivia, Namibia
Palestinian diplomat slams 'inaction' towards Israel's violations
S.African schools ready to reopen: Minister
  • S.African schools ready to reopen: Minister(10:58)

    Johannesburg, July 25 (IANS) South Africa is ready to reopen schools from Monday as Covid-19 figures are reducing and measures have been put in place to reduce transmission, said the Minister of Basic Education Angie Motshekga.

Iraqi Communist Party withdraws from parliamentary polls
21 Houthi rebels killed in Saudi-led airstrikes
  • 21 Houthi rebels killed in Saudi-led airstrikes(10:32)

    Sanaa, July 25 (IANS) A total of 21 Houthi rebels were killed in airstrikes launched by the Saudi-led coalition on the militia group's positions in Yemen's central province of Al Bayda, according to medics.

Death toll rises to 58 in China's rain-ravaged Henan
5 sites in Saudi Arabia, Europe inscribed on world heritage list
Mexican Prez calls for 'new coexistence' of American states
  • Mexican Prez calls for 'new coexistence' of American states(08:40)

    Mexico City, July 25 (IANS) Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador called for "a new coexistence" of all the countries of the Americas after stating that the model imposed more than two centuries ago "is exhausted; it has no future".

'Roof of the World' no more an enigma now!
  • 'Roof of the World' no more an enigma now!(08:32)
    By Vishal Gulati

    Dharamsala, July 25 (IANS) Over two-thirds the size of India, Tibet, also known as the 'Roof of the World' or 'Third Pole of the Earth', may no more be an enigma for the outside world now.

Global Covid-19 caseload tops 193.6 mn
  • Global Covid-19 caseload tops 193.6 mn(08:26)

    Washington, July 25 (IANS) The overall global Covid-19 caseload has topped 193.6 million, while the deaths have surged to more than 4.15 million and vaccinations soared to over 3.81 billion, according to the Johns Hopkins University.

As Blinken heads to India, his deputy to 'represent US, allies interests' in China talks
  • As Blinken heads to India, his deputy to 'represent US, allies interests' in China talks(06:28)
    By Arul Louis

    New York, July 25 (IANS) On Monday, when Secretary of State Antony Blinken will be on his way to India, his deputy, Wendy Sherman, will be in China representing the interests of the US and its allies during talks with Beijing's top diplomats delivering a tough US message that it will act to defend its interests, according to senior administration officials.

Curfew imposed in Afghanistan as Taliban militants advance
Pak diplomats sweat & look down when they present Talibs to outside world: Af VP
Quetta is base for insurgency: French Ambassador to Kabul
  • Quetta is base for insurgency: French Ambassador to Kabul(22:20)

    Kabul/New Delhi, July 24 (IANS) The French Ambassador to Kabul, David Martinon, has said that the base for insurgency is in Quetta, adding that Afghan leaders and people should show unity against any foreign interferences.

Govt officials world over among 1.4K WhatsApp users targeted in 2019: WhatsApp CEO
  • Govt officials world over among 1.4K WhatsApp users targeted in 2019: WhatsApp CEO(18:52)

    Washington, July 24 (IANS) Senior government officials from across the world, including individuals in high national security positions who are "allies of the US", were targeted by governments using the NSO Group spyware in a 2019 attack against 1,400 WhatsApp users, according to the messaging apps Chief Executive Officer, The Guardian reported.

Al-Qaeda operates under Taliban protection: UN report
Philippines evacuates over 15,000 people amid flood threat
33 Taliban militants killed in Afghan airstrikes
  • 33 Taliban militants killed in Afghan airstrikes(15:34)

    Kabul, July 24 (IANS) Thirty-three Taliban militants were killed and 17 others injured in strikes conducted by the Afghan Air Force (AAF) in two provinces, the Defence Ministry confirmed on Saturday.

China reports 13 new locally transmitted Covid cases
Philippines lowers alert level for Taal volcano