Mon, 18 Jan 2021

Mattress, McDonald's, moaning: tennis tactics for Aussie isolation

From bitter social media posts to workouts using mattresses as hitting partners, dozens of the world's best tennis players confined ...

Afghan National Army kills 8 Taliban terrorists

Takhar [Afghanistan], January 18 (ANI): As many as eight Taliban terrorists were killed and seven were wounded in Khawja-Ghar district ...

Official: Remains of three more Karabakh troops found

PanARMENIAN.Net - The remains of three Nagorno-Karabakh servicemen were found on Sunday, January 17, according to Hunan Tadevosyan, the head ...

Facing Biden, Erdogan extends olive branch to EU

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is trying to break his isolation by mending relations with the EUUS-President elect Joe Biden's ...

US, Afghan officials slam killing of 2 female SC judges

Kabul [Afghanistan], January 17 (ANI/Sputnik): US and Afghan officials on Sunday condemned the killing of two female supreme court judges ...

Turkmenistan opens gas pumping station with eye on China

Turkmenistan on Friday opened a gas compressor station it hopes will help boost natural gas supplies to China and elsewhere.Turkmen ...

Gunmen Assassinate 2 Female Afghan Judges in Kabul

ISLAMABAD - Officials in Afghanistan said Sunday two female judges working for the Supreme Court were shot dead in the ...

Gunmen Assassinate 2 Women Judges in Kabul Ambush

KABUL, AFGHANISTAN - Gunmen shot dead two Afghan women judges working for the Supreme Court during an early morning ambush ...

Afghanistan launches polio vaccination programme

Kabul [Afghanistan], January 17 (ANI/Xinhua): The Afghan Public Health Ministry launched a nationwide campaign on Sunday to give polio vaccination ...

'US Tibet law represents challenge to China's repression'

Amsterdam, [Netherlands], January 17 (ANI): The Tibetan Policy and Support Act (TPSA), which was recently adopted by the United States, ...

2 woman judges killed, several injured in Kabul

Kabul [Afghanistan], January 17 (ANI): Two woman judges were killed and a woman employee of the Ministry of Education along ...

No delay to Australian Open despite fourth positive Covid case

Australian Open chief Craig Tiley insisted on Sunday the Grand Slam would begin as scheduled next month, while admitting it ...

2 women government workers killed, 1 injured in Kabul

Kabul [Afghanistan], January 17 (ANI): Two women government workers were killed and one was injured in Kabul's PD10 district on ...

47 players hit by Covid chaos, but Australian Open to go ahead

Australian Open chief Craig Tiley insisted Sunday the Grand Slam would begin as scheduled next month, while admitting it was ...

Asia Album: Life in Afghanistan amid pandemic

© Provided by Xinhua | &KABUL, Jan. 17 (Xinhua) -- Afghanistan's Ministry of Public Health reported 46 new COVID-19 cases ...

Taliban welcome US troop withdrawal in Afghanistan

Kabul [Afghanistan], January 16 (ANI/Sputnik): The Taliban see the US troop drawdown in Afghanistan as a "good advancement" in implementing ...

Afghanistan COVID-19 caseload reaches 53,981

Kabul [Afghanistan], January 16 (ANI/Xinhua): Afghanistan's Ministry of Public Health on Saturday reported 46 new COVID-19 positive cases, totalling the ...

Interference Forces BBC to Stop Airing Show on Pakistani TV

ISLAMABAD - Britain's BBC's Urdu Service Friday ended its contract for its half-hour, five-day-a-week television news show on a Pakistan's ...

Azerbaijan returns remains two Karabakh servicemen

PanARMENIAN.Net - No search and rescue operation were carried out in Nagorno-Karabakh on Friday, January 15 but Azerbaijan did return ...

10 archive PHOTOS of vaccinations in Russia and the USSR

The whole world is now mad about the Covid-19 vaccine. In Russia, grafting has always been a part of routine. ...

As Ordered by Trump, US Down to 2,500 Troops in Afghanistan

WASHINGTON - The U.S. military has met its goal of reducing the number of troops in Afghanistan to about 2,500 ...

Uzbek brides find little romance in Korea

With a flick of the remote one summer day in 2007, Son Sang Hyok's life changed forever.Son turned on the ...

Mongolia brings home around 28,200 nationals amid COVID-19 pandemic

ULAN BATOR, Jan. 18 (Xinhua) -- Mongolia has evacuated around 28,200 nationals since the start of the COVID-19 outbreak, the ...

Taliban key commander among 4 killed in W. Afghanistan

HERAT, Afghanistan, Jan. 18 (Xinhua) -- Four militants including a Taliban key commander Mawlawi Zaimullah were killed as fighting planes ...

Taliban attack on Afghan district repulsed, 10 killed

TALUQAN, Afghanistan, Jan. 18 (Xinhua) -- The latest attack by Taliban militants in Khwaja Ghar district of the northern Takhar ...

Afghan police arrest 9 drug traffickers

KABUL, Jan. 18 (Xinhua) -- Police in Afghanistan have arrested nine drug traffickers and confiscated an amount of illicit drug ...

2nd LD: China encourages international cooperation on lunar sample study

BEIJING, Jan. 18 (Xinhua) -- China on Monday unveiled regulations on lunar sample management, encouraging international cooperation on studying the ...

Herds of gazelles stay around Mongolia's capital to survive hard winter

ULAN BATOR, Jan. 18 (Xinhua) -- Several herds of gazelles have been found staying on the outskirts of Ulan Bator ...

Kyrgyzstan's COVID-19 cases top 83,178

BISHKEK, Jan. 18 (Xinhua) -- The total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Kyrgyzstan has risen to 83,178, as health ...

1st LD: China encourages international cooperation on lunar sample study

BEIJING, Jan. 18 (Xinhua) -- China on Monday unveiled regulations on lunar sample management, encouraging international cooperation on studying the ...

Afghan airstrikes kill 11 militants in northern Badakhshan province

FAIZABAD, Afghanistan, Jan. 18 (Xinhua) -- A total of 11 militants were killed and three others injured as fighting planes ...

Mongolia records 9 new COVID-19 cases

ULAN BATOR, Jan. 18 (Xinhua) -- Mongolia recorded nine new COVID-19 infections in the last 24 hours, bringing the national ...

Mongolian police seize 29 dead marmots, suspect source of bubonic plague

ULAN BATOR, Jan. 18 (Xinhua) -- Police in northern Mongolia have seized 29 dead marmots from a vehicle, which could ...

China encourages international cooperation on lunar sample study

BEIJING, Jan. 18 (Xinhua) -- China on Monday unveiled regulations on lunar sample management, encouraging international cooperation on studying the ...

Xinhua world news summary at 0130 GMT, Jan. 18

RIYADH -- A man and two children were injured on Sunday in a Houthi attack on the Saudi Arabian border ...

435 soldiers graduate after training in E. Afghan region

MEHTARLAM, Afghanistan, Jan. 17 (Xinhua) -- A total of 435 soldiers graduated from an Afghan military training center and were ...

Xinhua world news summary at 1030 GMT, Jan. 17

LONDON -- Britain will host the first in-person Group of Seven (G7) summit in almost two years in June this ...

Police officer killed in N. Afghan insider attack

FAIZABAD, Afghanistan, Jan. 17 (Xinhua) -- One police officer lost his life in a recent insider attack in Afghanistan's northern ...

Afghanistan launches polio vaccination targeting 9.9 mln children

KABUL, Jan. 17 (Xinhua) -- The Afghan Public Health Ministry launched a nationwide campaign on Sunday to give polio vaccination ...

Mongolia reports 5 more COVID-19 cases, 38 recoveries

ULAN BATOR, Jan. 17 (Xinhua) -- Mongolia reported five new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours, taking its nationwide ...

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8 Afghan security force members killed in Taliban attack

Baghlan [Afghanistan], January 18 (ANI): At least eight security forces members were killed and two others were wounded in a ...

Mattress, McDonald's, moaning: tennis tactics for Aussie isolation

From bitter social media posts to workouts using mattresses as hitting partners, dozens of the world's best tennis players confined ...

Afghan National Army kills 8 Taliban terrorists

Takhar [Afghanistan], January 18 (ANI): As many as eight Taliban terrorists were killed and seven were wounded in Khawja-Ghar district ...

Official: Remains of three more Karabakh troops found

PanARMENIAN.Net - The remains of three Nagorno-Karabakh servicemen were found on Sunday, January 17, according to Hunan Tadevosyan, the head ...

Facing Biden, Erdogan extends olive branch to EU

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is trying to break his isolation by mending relations with the EUUS-President elect Joe Biden's ...

US, Afghan officials slam killing of 2 female SC judges

Kabul [Afghanistan], January 17 (ANI/Sputnik): US and Afghan officials on Sunday condemned the killing of two female supreme court judges ...

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