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California records highest single-day spike in new cases

BEIJING: The following are the updates on the global fight against the Covid-19 pandemic, reported Xinhua news agency: LOS...

Declared coronavirus cases top seven million globally

PARIS: Declared coronavirus infections topped seven million globally, some two-thirds in Europe and the United States, according to an AFP tally of...

India coronavirus death toll passes China’s

NEW DELHI: India's coronavirus death toll passed neighbouring China's on Friday, with 175 new fatalities in 24 hours taking the total to...

Britain revises up virus-related deaths to 46,000

LONDON: Britain's number of deaths "involving" the coronavirus has risen to 46,000, substantially higher than the 36,914 fatalities officially reported so far,...

Time wasted in US response against coronavirus outbreak

WASHINGTON: Former US Vice President Joe Biden said Monday that time had been wasted in the US response against the coronavirus outbreak,...

Number of coronavirus cases worldwide tops 4.8 million

ANKARA: The global tally for novel coronavirus infections surpassed 4.8 million late Monday, according to US-based Johns Hopkins University. According to...

France death toll passes 28,000 as virus hits abattoirs

PARIS: Deaths from the new coronavirus in France passed 28,000 Sunday, the health ministry announced, as officials tried to contain outbreaks in...

‘Smokers more vulnerable to coronavirus’

ANKARA: Smokers are more vulnerable to Covid-19 than non-smokers, according to a review of studies by public health experts convened by the World Health...

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Turning to YouTube to generate an income

BY SHANIKA ABDULLATIB KUALA LUMPUR: It is no secret that the entertainment industry...

Jade mine landslide kills over 110 in Myanmar’s Kachin state

YANGON: More than 100 miners were killed in a landslide at a jade mine in northern Myanmar,...

UN Security Council adopts resolution urging global ceasefire amid Covid-19

NEW YORK: The UN Security Council adopted a resolution urging establishing a global ceasefire to focus on...

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Jade mine landslide kills over 110 in Myanmar’s Kachin state

YANGON: More than 100 miners were killed...