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COVID-19: Malaysia announces travel ban on Pakistan,

Kuala Lumpur [Malaysia], May 8 (ANI): Malaysia has announced a travel ban for Pakistan and several other Asian countries over ...


BAI writes to BWF after postponement of Malaysia Open

New Delhi [India], May 7 (ANI): Following the postponement of the Malaysia Open, the Badminton Association of India (BAI) has ...


Digital strategist Shikha Kedia Bharadwaj's secret

Kuala Lumpur [Malaysia], May 7 (ANI/PNN): It all started with a dream to have something of her own. Digital Strategist, ...


Malaysia's former prime minister fined for flouting Covid rules

Malaysia's former prime minister, Najib Razak, has been fined 3,000 ringgit (US$730) for breaching Covid regulations during a visit to ...


Malaysia Open postponed due to surge in COVID-19 cases

New Delhi [India], May 7 (ANI): The Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM) and Badminton World Federation (BWF) have jointly agreed ...


In U.S. Trial Of Alleged Hacker, Signs Of Larger Russian Cybercrimes

It was one of the most sophisticated digital fraud operations in the history of the Internet, by some accounts scamming ...


Malaysia reports 4,519 new COVID-19 cases, 25 more deaths

KUALA LUMPUR, May 8 (Xinhua) -- Malaysia reported 4,519 new COVID-19 infections, the Health Ministry said on Saturday, bringing the ...


Badminton Malaysia Open postponed after surge in new COVID-19 cases

KUALA LUMPUR, May 7 (Xinhua) -- The Badminton Malaysia Open scheduled for May 25-30 has been postponed to a later ...


Malaysia reports highest daily COVID-19 cases in 3 months

KUALA LUMPUR, May 7 (Xinhua) -- The Malaysian Health Ministry on Friday recorded 4,498 new confirmed cases of COVID-19, a ...


Brunei reports new imported COVID-19 case, 230 cases in total

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN, May 7 (Xinhua) -- Brunei reported one new confirmed case of COVID-19 on Friday, bringing the national ...


COVID-19: 3 ICC Men's T20 WC 2022 Euro qualifiers cancelled

Dubai [UAE], May 7 (ANI): The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Friday announced that three ICC Men's T20 World Cup ...


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U.S. announces waiver of Covid patents; pharmaceutical stocks tumble

WASHINGTON D.C.: Shares of Covid vaccine manufacturers fell following statements from the White House that they support waiving patent rights ...

U.S. economic downturn translates to lowest birth rate in 40 years

WASHINGTON DC - Amidst the radical turndown in the American economy during the Covid lockdown, birth rates in the United ...

WHO says "low confidence" in Sinopharm Covid side-effects data

GENEVA, Switzerland: World Health Organization experts have said they have "very low confidence" in data received from Chinese state-owned drugmaker ...

White House seeks subsidies for nuclear power in bid for clean energy

WASHINGTON D.C.: The White House is talking with lawmakers to offer subsidies to the nation's nuclear power plants, in a ...

Fear of Covid variants calls off Oktoberfest for 2nd year

MUNICH, Germany: Authorities in Germany have called off Oktoberfest for the second straight year, saying the festival, which attracts nearly ...

Police recognize wanted Mafia fugitive on YouTube from tattoos

SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic: Italian detectives have arrested a member of the Italian mafia after seeing him on YouTube in ...

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Demand seen pushing factory orders to 1.1% in March

WASHINGTON D.C.: After sliding 0.5 percent in February, new factory orders for US-made goods rebounded 1.1 percent in March, as ...

Airlines, biofuel industries discuss low-cost biofuels with U.S. House

WASHINGTON D.C.: As part of a larger drive by lawmakers to advance climate and energy legislation, members of a U.S. ...

China reports 230 million tourist trips over May Day holiday

BEIJING, China: China set a new tourism record, as the Chinese made some 230 million trips over the extended May ...

U.S. industrial stocks set new records, U.S. dollar gets smashed

NEW YORK, New York - It was like Groundhog Day as stocks forged to new highs on Wall Street on ...

Officials say US supply chain will correct self, raise factory output

WASHINGTON D.C.: Production in the United States clocked slower growth last month, as supply scarcities posed restraints and extensive fiscal ...

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WHO says "low confidence" in Sinopharm Covid side-effects data

GENEVA, Switzerland: World Health Organization experts have said they have "very low confidence" in data received from Chinese state-owned drugmaker ...


COVID-19: India values partnership with Thailand

New Delhi [India], May 8 (ANI): India appreciated the gift of 200 oxygen cylinders and 10 oxygen concentrators by Thailand ...


Moscow Olympic gold medallist MK Kaushik passes away

New Delhi [India], May 8 (ANI): Hockey India on Saturday condoled the demise of 66-year-old MK Kaushik, who was a ...


Covid-19: India sees grim day as 4 000 virus deaths recorded

India recorded more than 4 000 coronavirus deaths in a day for the first time. The 4 187 new deaths ...


Copper, iron ore hit records as demand surges

Copper and iron ore prices hit record highs Friday as demand for the key commodities surges on the back of ...


Mother's Day 2021: Doctor moms share their challenges

New Delhi [India], May 8 (ANI): Mother's Day, which is an annual celebration honouring maternal bonds, is held on various ...


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