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Sprint king Bolt tests positive for coronavirus

NEW YORK: Usain Bolt was in quarantine on Monday as Jamaican media reported the sprint legend had tested positive for the coronavirus,...

Rescuers pull 4-year-old survivor from collapsed building

MAHĀD, India: Rescuers in India pulled a four-year-old boy from the rubble of a collapsed building to loud cheers on Tuesday, hours...

Amitabh Bachchan back at work as India relaxes on-set rules

MUMBAI: Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan is back at work filming India's version of "Who Wants To Be A Millionaire?" following a bout...

Defiant New Zealand mosque shooting survivors face gunman

CHRISTCHURCH: Some survivors raged, others chanted prayers, and many wept for lost loved ones — but all of those who lived through...

Postponed Paralympics must ‘guarantee’ no coronavirus

TOKYO: Next year's Paralympics need to be able to guarantee zero coronavirus cases, the head of the Games has told AFP, adding...

VAR to make debut in Asia’s Champions League

KUALA LUMPUR: VAR will make its debut in Asia's Champions League next month, officials said Monday, as the competition gears up to...

Asian markets track Wall St record, bankers meeting in focus

HONG KONG: Asian markets rose Monday, tracking another record on Wall Street as the US appeared to tone down its anti-China rhetoric,...

‘Lucky’ Chinese phone number fetches $300,000 at online auction

BEIJING: A "lucky" mobile phone number has sold for a whopping 2.25 million yuan ($300,000) after hundreds of people vied online for...

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