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Japan's Decision To Release Water from NPP Fukushima Triggers Anger

Japan has decided it will start releasing radioactive water accumulated at the damaged Fukushima nuclear plant into the sea after treatment, infuriating local residents and worrying neighbouring countries.

World | April 13, 2021, Tuesday // 12:03 | Viewed: 840

North Korea Warns Its Citizens of Upcoming Famine Crisis

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has told citizens to prepare for hard times ahead, following warnings from rights groups that the country faces dire food shortages and economic instability.

World | April 9, 2021, Friday // 16:30 | Viewed: 3314

Navalny's Condition in Jail Worsens: He Is losing Sensation in Legs and Hands

The health of jailed Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny is deteriorating and he is beginning to lose sensation in his legs and hands, his lawyer says.

World | April 8, 2021, Thursday // 08:58 | Viewed: 2585

Italy Returns To Tight Lockdown for Easter

Italy has entered a strict three-day lockdown to try to prevent a surge in Covid-19 cases over Easter.

World | April 3, 2021, Saturday // 11:50 | Viewed: 3115

US: Car Rams into Capitol Security Leaving Police Officer Dead

An attack at the US Capitol complex in Washington DC has left one police officer dead and another in hospital with injuries.

World | April 3, 2021, Saturday // 11:23 | Viewed: 2855

Tragic Train Accident in Taiwan with 34 Victims

At least 34 people have died and 72 remain trapped after a train carrying around 350 passengers derailed inside a tunnel in Taiwan.

World | April 2, 2021, Friday // 09:26 | Viewed: 2481

Many People Injured in Brussels after Police Dispersed Illegal Gatherings

At least 26 officers were injured during an operation to disperse a large crowd that gathered in the Bois de la Cambre park on the south side of the Belgian capital, the agency reported citing a police spokesman.

World | April 2, 2021, Friday // 09:18 | Viewed: 2722

India Marks Another Daily Peak of Coronavirus Reaching 12 Million for First Time

India has reported on Monday its worst single-day increase in COVID-19 cases since October, taking the tally to more than 12 million for the first time ever.

World | March 29, 2021, Monday // 10:14 | Viewed: 2580

World Condemns Mass Killings in Deadliest Day in Myanmar Protests

The US has said that it is "horrified" by the killing of scores of anti-coup protesters in Myanmar on Saturday.

World | March 28, 2021, Sunday // 09:45 | Viewed: 2702

USA: Another Mass Shooting Leaves 10 Bodies in Colorado

Ten people were killed Monday, including a police officer, when a gunman opened fire at a supermarket in Boulder, Colorado, the second mass shooting in the U.

World | March 24, 2021, Wednesday // 08:56 | Viewed: 2990

USA: Asian Women Killed in Mass Shootings in Atlanta

Eight people, including at least six Asian women, have been killed in shootings at three different spas in the US state of Georgia.

World | March 17, 2021, Wednesday // 08:52 | Viewed: 2951

Elections in Netherlands Start amid National Covid-19 Lockdown

Today in the Netherlands election polls are opened for the  first-ever vote scheduled to last three days, a scheme intended to avoid crowding of people during the country's ongoing lockdown.

World | March 15, 2021, Monday // 15:15 | Viewed: 1617

Vaccine Nationalism - Governments Pay to Bring Production Home

The COVID pandemic is an unprecedented challenge to inoculate billions around the world.

World | March 12, 2021, Friday // 13:04 | Viewed: 3237

UK Moves to Delay Border Control with EU until January 1st 2022

The UK government has announced its decision to delay deadlines for changing border controls in relation to the import of products from the EU into the UK with six months.

World » EU | March 12, 2021, Friday // 10:03 | Viewed: 3332

Covid-19: Italy Registered 100,000 Coronavirus Deaths as New Curbs Are Expected

Italy’s total coronavirus-related deaths surpassed 100,000 on Monday as a resurgence in the pandemic prompts Mario Draghi’s government to consider additional restrictions.

World | March 8, 2021, Monday // 22:10 | Viewed: 2876

Covid-19: Serbia Closes Shops, Bars and Restaurants After Sharp Increase of Cases

The country has registered more than 4,000 new cases of COVID-19.

World » Southeast Europe | March 6, 2021, Saturday // 09:17 | Viewed: 5840

India Tightens Up its Border Patrols to Stop Arrivals from Myanmar

Indian security forces stepped up patrols on the border with Myanmar to stop refugees entering after some police officers crossed over to escape taking orders from the military junta there, officials said.

World | March 6, 2021, Saturday // 08:55 | Viewed: 3262

Myanmar Sees Deadliest Day of Protests with 38 People Killed

At least 38 people were killed in Myanmar on Wednesday in what the UN described as the "bloodiest day" since the coup took place a month ago.

World | March 4, 2021, Thursday // 23:59 | Viewed: 3171

Italy Blocks Australian Shipment of 250,000 AstraZeneca Coronavirus Vaccines

Italy has activated the European Union's vaccine export ban to block a shipment of life-saving jabs being sent to Australia.

World » EU | March 4, 2021, Thursday // 20:47 | Viewed: 3904

US Capitol police Warn of Possible Plot to Breach Congress

Security has been tightened at the US Capitol in Washington in response to "a possible plot to breach" the building.

World | March 4, 2021, Thursday // 18:16 | Viewed: 2678

New Zealand Shaken by Powerful Earthquake - Tsunami Alert Stated

A powerful earthquake has struck off the east coast of New Zealand's North Island, shaking residents of New Zealand biggest cities.

World | March 4, 2021, Thursday // 18:03 | Viewed: 2662
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