Earthquake of magnitude 5.2 - 105 km E of Shikotan, Russia

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6 March 2021
8 month ago
Mongolia has quarantined its western region near the border with Russia after identifying two suspected cases of the black plague
China should never have let it happen but it did, @POTUS repeats regarding the coronavirus pandemic
19 COVID19 cases & 2 deaths reported in Dharavi area of Mumbai today. Total number of cases in the area is at 2,301, including 551 active cases & 84 deaths
HK government said the slogan Liberate Hong Kong revolution of our times 光復香港,時代革命 contains indications of alienating HK from China or subverting the state government in current circumstances8 month ago
HK government said the slogan "Liberate Hong Kong revolution of our times" 光復香港,時代革命 contains indications of alienating HK from China or subverting the state government "in current circumstances"
@nathanlawkc confirmed he has left HK.  I have already left Hong Kong and continue the advocacy work on the international level. Based on risk assessment, I shall not reveal too much about my personal whereabouts and situation now. Thank you for everyone's attention.8 month ago
@nathanlawkc confirmed he has left HK. "I have already left Hong Kong and continue the advocacy work on the international level. Based on risk assessment, I shall not reveal too much about my personal whereabouts and situation now. Thank you for everyone's attention."
China "could have stopped it. They know it and I know it," says @POTUS of the coronavirus outbreak
8 month ago
India: In strong retaliation to Pakistan Army's Ceasefire Violation in Qasba, Kerni and Shahpur Sectors of Jammu & Kashmir, Indian Army today undertook firing against Pakistan Army posts in the Rakh Chikri area resulting in death of two Pakistan Army soldiers of 10 BALUCH
8 month ago
South Korea is closely monitoring North Korea in coordination with the United States after media reports that North Korea is building a replica of the South's presidential office for a possible assault drill
At least 113 people have died in a landslide at a jade mine in northern Myanmar, according to officials8 month ago
At least 113 people have died in a landslide at a jade mine in northern Myanmar, according to officials
8 month ago
India's Defence Acquisition Council approves proposal for procurement of 21 MiG-29 along with upgradation of existing 59 MiG-29 aircrafts and procurement of 12 Sukhoi Su-30 MKI aircrafts
.@USForcesKorea says a Blackhawk helicopter made a precautionary landing just after taking off from Yongsan garrison in central Seoul. No reported injuries8 month ago
[email protected] says a Blackhawk helicopter made a precautionary landing just after taking off from Yongsan garrison in central Seoul. No reported injuries
Prime Minister @narendramodi spoke with President of Russia Vladimir  Putin. They agreed to maintain momentum of bilateral consultations leading to annual bilateral Summit to be held in India later this year. PM conveyed keenness to welcome President Putin in India8 month ago
Prime Minister @narendramodi spoke with President of Russia Vladimir Putin. They agreed to maintain momentum of bilateral consultations leading to annual bilateral Summit to be held in India later this year. PM conveyed keenness to welcome President Putin in India
8 month ago
Taiwan government says Taiwan's representative office in Hong Kong will continue to operate
8 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 3.6 on the Richter scale struck near Katra, Jammu & Kashmir at 1402hours today
MIED blast reported near Pushtunistan Square in Jalalabad. Nangarhar
IMAGES from near the site of last night's IED blast in Mazar-e-Sharif. Balkh
China commerce ministry says China has not adopted any restrictive, discriminatory measures against Indian products and services
8 month ago
2 Afghan border guards killed and 9 others injured in Taliban attack on security check-points in eastern Nangarhar province.
An Indian Army Brigadier posted at the Eastern Command in Kolkata passed away today due to COVID19: Defence PRO, Kolkata Eastern Command
China's Foreign Ministry says all consequences for UK move to offer residence permits to some HK residents will be borne by the UK
Taliban claimed attack on ANDSF check-point near Massoud Base in Qalat, Zabul, claiming multiple casualties
8 month ago
Afghan MoD claimed that 7 Taliban were killed and 7 others injured by ANDSF near Qarqin and Kham-Ab districts on Tuesday. Afghanistan
8 month ago
Afghan MoD claimed 18 Taliban militants were killed by ANDSF in Gereshk and Nad Ali districts of Helmand Province last night
8 month ago
Hong Kong chief justice says judges on national security cases to be appointed on basis of judicial and professional qualities, not politics
8 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.2 - 105 km E of Shikotan, Russia
Death toll from Myanmar jade mine landslide rises to 100: authorities
China vows to take "corresponding measures" if the United Kingdom extends HK citizenship plan (AFP)
8 month ago
India: Pakistan Army violates ceasefire in Shahpur and Kirni sectors of Poonch, Jammu & Kashmir. Today at 9:30am, Pak intiated unprovoked ceasefire violation by firing with small arms along LoC in Shahpur & Kirni sectors in Poonch, J&K. Indian Army retaliates befittingly
8 month ago
Landslide at jade mine northern Myanmar kills at least 50 people, hundreds more feared missing - Xinhua/CCTV
8 month ago
South Korea closely monitoring North Korea amid report over possible assault drill
8 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 59 km NE of Weining, China
U.S. lawmaker seeks to ban Chinese firms from U.S. capital markets
8 month ago
2 killed and 2 wounded in armed attack in Qala-e-Naw, Badghis
1 civilian was killed + 10 others wounded (including 5 civilians & 5 ANDSF members) in two IED blasts in PD3 of Mazar-e-Sharif, Balkh. Deputy inspector of PD3 police station, Ghulam Ali, was also wounded
8 month ago
@foreignoffice summoned Chinese ambassador @AmbLiuXiaoMing to meet @SMcDonaldFCO today over Hong Kong security law. Top mandarin relayed UK's "deep concern" & said China is deemed in breach of UK-China Joint Declaration for only 2nd time since it was signed in 1984
8 month ago
At least 3 bodies found inside the Kunar River. THREE victims have their throats cut, victims were tortured and tied, tribals elders in Narang, Khas KUNAR and Ningarhar's Khewa districts tells
Two explosions rock Mazar-e-Sharif city, causing casualties among police personnel and civilians, said Adel Shah Adel, spokesman for Balkh police
US Customs & Border Protection announces seizure of  products made with human hair from Xinjiang, China indicating potential human rights abuses of forced child labor & imprisonment. Seizure:13 tons of hair products worth $800,000+ from the Lop County Meixin Hair Product Co Ltd8 month ago
US Customs & Border Protection announces seizure of products made with human hair from Xinjiang, China "indicating potential human rights abuses of forced child labor & imprisonment." Seizure:13 tons of hair products worth $800,000+ from the Lop County Meixin Hair Product Co Ltd
8 month ago
In an interview with @anatilikz Ana Tili, @TokayevKZ signalled that he sees Russia's geopolitical ambitions as a threat to Kazakhstan's sovereignty. He said "geopolitical aspirations." are changing & "Kazakhstan must take care of its national interests"
.@CBP in the NYFO detained hair accessories that may have been made with forced labor. We are dedicated to keeping unlawful products off the shelves8 month ago
[email protected] in the NYFO detained hair accessories that may have been made with forced labor. We are dedicated to keeping unlawful products off the shelves
8 month ago
U.S. federal authorities seize 13-ton shipment of hair weaves and other products from Xinjiang on the suspicion that they were made from human hair taken from people locked inside an internment camp. China says there's no forced labor in the country
"We continue to push President Trump to hold Chinese officials accountable," House Speaker Nancy Pelosi making a rare appearance in a committee hearing today, examining the implications of China's national security law in Hong Kong
8 month ago
Canadian government warns citizens they may face increased risk of arbitrary detention in Hong Kong and possible extradition to mainland China after legislation
8 month ago
UK Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab: 'We welcome BNOs to come to this country. we've got a specific historic responsibility to them. There won't be any quota.'
8 month ago
Defence Minister @RajnathSingh heads to Ladakh on Friday morning. Will meet injured soldiers and commanders. Likely to be accompanied by Chief of Defence Staff Gen Bipin Rawat
Police fired number of Pepperball rounds outside Time Square8 month ago
Police fired number of Pepperball rounds outside Time Square
Hong Kong police tactical unit officers enter Times Square
8 month ago
NYT: China's Software Stalked Uighurs Earlier and More Widely, Researchers Learn
Prime Minister @narendramodi quit Chinese social media page Weibo shortly after 59 Chinese Apps were banned by India, Top Govt sources confirm. Delay to grant permission to quit was from China, as quitting process for VIP accounts is very complicated. Deleted now8 month ago
Prime Minister @narendramodi quit Chinese social media page Weibo shortly after 59 Chinese Apps were banned by India, Top Govt sources confirm. Delay to grant permission to quit was from China, as quitting process for VIP accounts is very complicated. Deleted now
8 month ago
Boris Johnson just confirmed nearly 3 million British National (Overseas) passport holders in Hong Kong can resettle in the UK
8 month ago
DominicRaab says China's imposition of national security law on Hong Kong is a "clear & serious violation" of British-China Joint Declaration. "It constitutes a clear violation of the autonomy of Hong Kong, & a direct threat to the freedoms of its people", he says
Protesters break off bricks from the sidewalk on Hennessy Road and throw them onto the road8 month ago
Protesters break off bricks from the sidewalk on Hennessy Road and throw them onto the road
The footage has gone viral on Telegram. A person who appears to be a videographer is shot by police water cannon at a close distance and severely hit the ground. Luckily, he has his helmet on. And it helps absorb the shock. HongKongProtests8 month ago
The footage has gone viral on Telegram. A person who appears to be a videographer is shot by police water cannon at a close distance and severely hit the ground. Luckily, he has his helmet on. And it helps absorb the shock. HongKongProtests
Army sources on the 12 hour Corps Commander talks yesterday at Chushul. Business-like manner8 month ago
Army sources on the 12 hour Corps Commander talks yesterday at Chushul. "Business-like manner"
8 month ago
77 police personnel found positive for COVID19 & 1 died in Maharashtra in the last 24 hours, taking the total number of active cases to 1,015 and death toll to 60 in the force: Maharashtra Police. (ANI)
Police water canon maliciously targets reporter on Hennessy Road8 month ago
Police water canon maliciously targets reporter on Hennessy Road
Outside Times Square, several protesters can be seen waving independence flags. Hundreds chant One Nation, One Hong Kong, Fight for freedom, stand with HongKong and 民族自強香港獨立8 month ago
Outside Times Square, several protesters can be seen waving independence flags. Hundreds chant "One Nation, One Hong Kong", "Fight for freedom, stand with HongKong" and "民族自強香港獨立"
Happening now: HongKong Police fire tear gas to disperse protestors as NationalSecurityLaw takes effect8 month ago
Happening now: HongKong Police fire tear gas to disperse protestors as NationalSecurityLaw takes effect
Protesters continue to fill the streets with posters in support of the five demands of last year's anti-extradition bill movement, against the National Security Law, and now-outlawed independence advocacy.  Photo: May James8 month ago
Protesters continue to fill the streets with posters in support of the "five demands" of last year's anti-extradition bill movement, against the National Security Law, and now-outlawed independence advocacy. Photo: May James
HK Police arrested a man driving a motor scooter recklessly & waving a Liberate Hong Kong flag, charged with driving & National Security Law offences. Unclear whether police are suggesting waving the flag in itself constitutes a breach of the NSL8 month ago
HK Police arrested a man driving a motor scooter recklessly & waving a "Liberate Hong Kong" flag, charged with driving & National Security Law offences. Unclear whether police are suggesting waving the flag in itself constitutes a breach of the NSL
8 month ago
Pakistan Army confirmed the death of minor boy in Leepa Valley in recent Indian cross-LoC shelling
8 month ago
Hong Kong Police: Over 180 have been arrested for participating in unauthorised assemblies, disorderly conduct, possession of offensive weapon and other related offences, including 7 for suspectedly violating National Security Law. Arrest action is underway
Hong Kong police say an officer was stabbed8 month ago
Hong Kong police say an officer was stabbed
Hennessy Road occupied by dozens of police vehicles8 month ago
Hennessy Road occupied by dozens of police vehicles
A loud bang was heard in shopping district Causeway Bay in Hong Kong. One person is cared by a medic while a cakeshop nearby has been vandalized.8 month ago
A loud bang was heard in shopping district Causeway Bay in Hong Kong. One person is cared by a medic while a cakeshop nearby has been vandalized.
Tear gas has been fired on Percival Street, Causeway Bay at around 5:15pm. Photo: HKFP.8 month ago
Tear gas has been fired on Percival Street, Causeway Bay at around 5:15pm. Photo: HKFP.
8 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 - 16 km ENE of ?hara, Japan
Militants attacked Indian security forces earlier today in Sopore, Baramula, in which one CRPF soldier was killed and three soldiers injured. One civilian who was carrying his minor son was also killed in cross-fire. Just another day in Kashmir8 month ago
Militants attacked Indian security forces earlier today in Sopore, Baramula, in which one CRPF soldier was killed and three soldiers injured. One civilian who was carrying his minor son was also killed in cross-fire. Just another day in Kashmir
Police fired water cannon at journalists in Wanchai late Wednesday afternoon, with RTHK footage showing a reporter being thrown several metres after being hit with a blast.  Photo: Kero/USP8 month ago
Police fired water cannon at journalists in Wanchai late Wednesday afternoon, with RTHK footage showing a reporter being thrown several metres after being hit with a blast. Photo: Kero/USP
At least nine police vehicles outside Sogo, Causeway Bay8 month ago
At least nine police vehicles outside Sogo, Causeway Bay
Hong Kong independence the only way out a slogan considered violating the national security law by police is chanted by defiant protesters in Wan Chai8 month ago
"Hong Kong independence the only way out" a slogan considered violating the national security law by police is chanted by defiant protesters in Wan Chai
8 month ago
Afghanistan records 28 deaths and 319 new coronavirus infections in 24 hours
The crowd erupted in cheers earlier when a banner, which celebrates the imposition of the national security law, was pulled down from the bridge8 month ago
The crowd erupted in cheers earlier when a banner, which celebrates the imposition of the national security law, was pulled down from the bridge
COVID19 in Mumbai Section 144 imposed in Mumbai, prohibiting any presence or movement of one or more persons in public places or gathering of any sort. Here is the document
Scene around Percival Street now8 month ago
Scene around Percival Street now
Section 144 has been imposed in Mumbai amid the surge in Coronavirus cases
Police trying to disperse crowd as Glory to Hong Kong plays and people shout defiance8 month ago
Police trying to disperse crowd as Glory to Hong Kong plays and people shout defiance
The police special tactical squad - the raptors - were deployed on Canal Road, and pushed journalists back from their cordon line.  hongkong nationalsecuritylaw8 month ago
The police special tactical squad - the "raptors" - were deployed on Canal Road, and pushed journalists back from their cordon line. hongkong nationalsecuritylaw
Police whipped out a new purple flag at Causeway Bay today. Warns of arrest under national security law for chanting slogans or displaying banners related to secession of subversion. Two arrested under NSL so far. HongKong8 month ago
Police whipped out a new purple flag at Causeway Bay today. Warns of arrest under national security law for chanting slogans or displaying banners related to secession of subversion. Two arrested under NSL so far. HongKong
Thousands of people marching along Wan Chai Road8 month ago
Thousands of people marching along Wan Chai Road
Protesters swarm the streets of Hong Kong despite ban on the annual march as police cite health issues related to Covid-19. On June 30, the National Security Law took effect. On their social media, HK police made their first arrest under the new law @ABSCBNNews @ANCALERTS8 month ago
Protesters swarm the streets of Hong Kong despite ban on the annual march as police cite health issues related to Covid-19. On June 30, the National Security Law took effect. On their social media, HK police made their first arrest under the new law @ABSCBNNews @ANCALERTS
Citizens cursed at police; in return they are cornered and pepper sprayed in the face at close range.8 month ago
Citizens cursed at police; in return they are cornered and pepper sprayed in the face at close range.
China orders four US media outlets to disclose finances, staff
1535: someone was arrested for having flags of Taiwan IN CWB. HKNSL8 month ago
1535: someone was arrested for having flags of Taiwan IN CWB. HKNSL
8 month ago
Pakistan reports 4,133 new Coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours taking the total to 213,470
Police continue to launch water cannons to disperse crowds gathering on main thoroughfares in Causeway Bay. Although water cannons are especially spiced up, such dispersal measures do not seem to dissuade the crowds8 month ago
Police continue to launch water cannons to disperse crowds gathering on main thoroughfares in Causeway Bay. Although water cannons are especially spiced up, such dispersal measures do not seem to dissuade the crowds
Police raising national security law warning flag after residents in Wanchai shouted at them for cracking down on HKers' liberties.8 month ago
Police raising national security law warning flag after residents in Wanchai shouted at them for "cracking down on HKers' liberties."
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