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Interview: CDC HeadSays Masks Are Essential in Coronavirus Fight

WASHINGTON - VOA contributor Greta Van Susteren interviewed Dr. Robert Redfield, director of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and ...

Philippines Welcomes Forceful US Statement on South China Sea

The Philippines on Tuesday backed Washington's tougher stance on the South China Sea while Indonesia described it as "normal," a ...

'PRC doubles campaign to impose might makes right in S China Sea'

Washington [US], July 14 (ANI): In recent times, the People's Republic of China (PRC) has doubled-down on its campaign to ...

Nepal's leaders slam Oli over his 'real Ayodhya' remark

Kathmandu [Nepal], July 14 (ANI): With Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli making claims that Ayodhya is a part of Nepal ...

Not meant to debase Ayodhya's cultural significance: Nepal

Kathmandu [Nepal], July 14 (ANI): Seeking to downplay the row over Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli's remarks concerning the birthplace ...

China pushing its territorial claim amid COVID-19 pandemic: Japan

Tokyo [Japan], July 14 (ANI): Taking advantage of the coronavirus pandemic, China has further staked its territorial claims in the ...

Ex-Pak foreign min slammed for supporting religious equality

Islamabad [Pakistan], July 14 (ANI): Pakistan's former minister of Foreign Affairs and PML (N) stalwart Khawaja Asif is facing blasphemy ...

South China Sea Tensions Rise as Militaries Conduct Regional Drills

WASHINGTON - China reacted strongly Tuesday to the Trump administration's rejection of China's broad territorial claims in the South China ...

Dashboard: Coronavirus in Eurasia

Last updated: July 14For Eurasianet's latest coronavirus coverage, click here.(graphs by Aseem Shukla)ARMENIA As Armenia's COVID-19 epidemic continues to metastasize, ...

Three Pakistani Soldiers Killed In Balochistan Ambush

The Pakistani military says three soldiers were killed and eight others were wounded in an ambush in the restive southwestern ...

J-K: Pak violates ceasefire in Akhnoor sector

Kashmir (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], July 14 (ANI): Pakistan on Tuesday initiated unprovoked ceasefire violation by firing with small arms ...

Canada must navigate U.S.-China tensions by staying true to its values

The Canadian government's inability to navigate the ongoing rivalry between the United States and China has exposed a striking dysfunction ...

Cordillera Day celebration set on July 15 at UP Baguio

BAGUIO CITY, July 14(PIA)--The Regional Development Council will lead a simple celebration rites for the 33rd Cordillera Foundation Day thru ...

PICS | 'A third of Bangladesh underwater' after heavy rains, floods

"The floodwater is constantly rising. Neither we nor our cattle can go out. So, I'm using a boat to go ...

OR Tambo customs officials seize rhino horns worth R117m

Officials at OR Tambo International Airport said on Tuesday that they had seized dozens of rhino horn pieces disguised as ...

OPINION | Dear Mr President: Covid-19 is your time of reckoning

that foresees the possible need for a return to harder levels of a lockdown. In South Africa, a dishonest rationale ...

South Asian Film Festivals in North America unite for digital event

Washington D.C. [USA], July 14 (ANI): Seven South Asian film festivals in the U.S. and Canada have decided to merge ...

Climate change will cause more extreme wet, dry seasons: Study

South Carolina [USA], July 14 (ANI): According to a new study, the world can expect more rainfall as the climate ...

Beijing accuses US of 'stirring division' in South China Sea

Beijing [China], July 14 (ANI): Beijing on Tuesday asked the US to not stir up divisions between China and its ...

DTI holds MSME Resilience e-Forum for business recovery during COVID

QUEZON CITY, July 14 (PIA) -- The Department of Trade and Industry opens its three-day 2020 National MSME Resilience e-Forum ...

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975 flood shelters opened for a million stranded Bangladeshis

DHAKA, Bangladesh - Officials and volunteers in Bangladesh say heavy flooding is worsening in parts of the country, with more ...

U.S. troops begin to withdraw from war-torn Afghanistan

KABUL, Afghanistan, July 14 (Sputnik/ANI) - U.S. troops have left five bases in Afghanistan and the number of servicemen in ...

Iran admits execution of man for passing military information to CIA

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - A retired employee of Iran's Defense Ministry has been hanged for providing the US Central Intelligence Agency ...

Over 650,000 Indians evacuated from abroad amid pandemic

New Delhi [India], July 14 (ANI): More than 650,000 Indians stranded abroad due to coronavirus pandemic have been evacuated, said ...

Russia insists nuclear arsenal is for defensive purposes

Russia's nuclear policy remains "defensive." However, a number of new conditions have been set for when a strike can be ...

Bahrain to execute two men 'convicted as result of torture'

MANAMA, Bahrain - The High Court of Bahrain has upheld death sentences against two pro-democracy activists who were charged and ...

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