12 June 2021
At least 26 persons have been confirmed dead and 98 others are still missing after a boat capsized on Wednesday in the River Niger in north Nigeria, the police said Thursday
Senate Armed Services Comm top Republican @JimInhofe worries abt reported redeployment of USSRonaldReagan from @INDOPACOM to help with Afghanistan withdrawal @SecDef "should not have to choose between providing force protection & keeping an aircraft carrier in the priority theater"
China "continues to undermine the democratic institutions of Hong Kong," denying residents the rights that the PRC itself has guaranteed, says @SecBlinken in a statement
COVID19 Telangana reported 3,614 new cases, 18 deaths and 3,961 recoveries on 27th May; Recovery rate at 92
U.S. military's top officer, Gen. Mark Milley, on China blocking investigation into Covid-19 origin: "There seems to have been a fair amount of activity or cover-up or lack of transparency, probably the best way to put it, and all of that is disturbing
COVID19 Karnataka reports 24,214 new cases, 476 deaths and 31,459 dishcarges today; active cases rise to 4,02,203
2 week ago
COVID19 813 fresh infections, 18 deaths reported in Manipur today; active cases at 7,462: State Government
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Earthquake of magnitude 5.2 - Southern Qinghai, China
16,167 new #COVID19 positive cases and 104 deaths reported in Andhra Pradesh on May 27. Total positive cases: 16,43,557 Active cases: 1,86,782
24,166 new cases and 181 deaths reported in Kerala in the last 24 hours. Active cases stand at 2,41,966: Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan on COVID19 situation in the State
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Casualties and fatalities on the battlefield across Afghanistan over the course of last 24 hours. At least 128 members of Taliban killed. At least 74 members of Taliban wounded. At least 16members of Taliban taken captive
Twitter says it is worried about the safety of its staff in India and called for the government to respect freedom of expression, days after Indian police visited its office in New Delhi
MATUPI, Chin State: Local people said SAC helicopters have flown over Matupi at least 5 times today2 week ago
MATUPI, Chin State: Local people said SAC helicopters have flown over Matupi at least 5 times today
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State of emergency due to COVID19 in Tokyo and other areas of Japan reportedly to be extended until June 20th
The funeral of Ko Min Min, a motorcycle mechanic from Kale, Sagaing who died in military custody less than 24 hours after he was arrested by junta troops on Monday, was held at noon on Thursday. The 39-year-old was married with two children.(Photo: CJ)2 week ago
The funeral of Ko Min Min, a motorcycle mechanic from Kale, Sagaing who died in military custody less than 24 hours after he was arrested by junta troops on Monday, was held at noon on Thursday. The 39-year-old was married with two children.(Photo: CJ)
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Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 - 62 km WNW of Mastung, Pakistan
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Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 97 km E of Shikotan, Russia
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MOGOK, Mandalay: On May 26 at 7pm: SAC arrested 7 civilians — former administrators of Thit Saint Kone & Sakhan Gyi villages, 3 village elders, a masonry man & his wife from Aung Nilar Ward
The Takhar National Security Directorate has announced the discovery of a Taliban ammunition depot.  According to the department, the ammunition depot was discovered near Taloqan, which the Taliban wanted to move to Badakhshan province to intensify attacks2 week ago
The Takhar National Security Directorate has announced the discovery of a Taliban ammunition depot. According to the department, the ammunition depot was discovered near Taloqan, which the Taliban wanted to move to Badakhshan province to intensify attacks
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There are 401 new local cases of the new coronavirus in Taiwan.
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Sharifullah Fazli, the district governor of Kama, and two of his security guards were wounded in a blast in Behsud district in Nangarhar this morning, a source said
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Earthquake of magnitude 4.8 - 140 km E of Hachinohe, Japan
FM Chung Eui-yong said that there is no significant difference between the term "nuclear free zone" used by DPRK, and "denuclearization on the Korean Peninsula" used by SK and US, despite NK's use of the term to mean withdrawal of US troops
But in statement, @Total says it'll continue "to act as a responsible operator of the Yadana field, maintaining the production of gas . so as not to disrupt the electricity supply that is vital to the local populations of Myanmar and Thailand"
Big new statement from Biden on Covid origins. "The U.S. Intelligence Community has 'coalesced around two likely scenarios' but has not reached a definitive conclusion on this question," he says. He adds that he wants another report in 90 days on the question
Russia, Iran Myanmar top @Facebook's list of sources for influence ops/ Coordinated Inauthentic Behavior in new report covering 2017-2020 US is 4th, Ukraine is 5th
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Bihar reported 2,603 new COVID19 cases on 25th May; active cases at 30,992: State Health Department
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TACHILEIK, Shan State: SAC Group in 3 cars with Ward administrator, military intelligence personnel arrested a young man from Ah Khay hamlet, Wan Kaung Ward at 2pm
Civilian defense PDF in Kawkareik, Karen State says they are soon to initiate attack on the Myanmar army in the region, notify civilians to avoid military related areas, warns informers and non-CDMers to leave the region by May 27
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Sri Lanka coast: A chemical explosion has caused a serious fire in a cargo ship packed with containers. The 25 crew members of the boat have been safely evacuated by the country's navy
Two Myanmar Resistance Fighters Killed in Sagaing Clash
Myanmar junta snipers shot and killed 2 civilians and injured a man in Demoso in Kaya State today. Karenni People Defence Force rescues the injure man while confronting the snipers inside the town and brings back to the KPF control area and treated2 week ago
Myanmar junta snipers shot and killed 2 civilians and injured a man in Demoso in Kaya State today. Karenni People Defence Force rescues the injure man while confronting the snipers inside the town and brings back to the KPF control area and treated
Assadullah Dawlatzai, spokesman for the Laghman governor, said that a Taliban insurgent was killed in an airstrike in the Alingar district of Laghman province at around 11am today, killing four Taliban insurgents.2 week ago
Assadullah Dawlatzai, spokesman for the Laghman governor, said that a Taliban insurgent was killed in an airstrike in the Alingar district of Laghman province at around 11am today, killing four Taliban insurgents.
Pakistan: Senior leader of Far-Right Islamist group Jamiat Ullema Islam assassinated in Balochistan region
Afghan MoI claimed arrest of 4 alleged Taliban facilitators in Qarabagh, Kabul2 week ago
Afghan MoI claimed arrest of 4 alleged Taliban facilitators in Qarabagh, Kabul
2 week ago
VIDEO - Members of the student union and residents in Myaing Township, Magway, held a rally today (May 26) to denounce Myanmar's military dictatorship which seized power in a coup nearly four months ago.
A fire breaks out in Port Area, Manila on Wednesday afternoon, May 26. The fire has reached second alarm as of 5:49pm, according to the Bureau of Fire Protection - National Capital Region. Photos courtesy of Diamond Monta
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Putin signed a law on the ratification of an agreement with Kazakhstan on military cooperation
Countries urge deeper probe of Covid origins at WHO meeting after China mission inconclusive
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A Taiwanese court on Wednesday sentenced a man to death for killing a scooter driver in a random knife attack that has reignited debate about capital punishment
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Kapisa's police recruitment official and two others were wounded in an attack by unidentified gunmen in the Sar-e-Sayad area of Parwan province while traveling to Kapisa, said Kapisa police spokesman Shayeq Shoresh
Farmers mark 6 months of stir with 'Black Day', BKU leader Tikait says 'protest will be peaceful'  The protest comes even as Punjab, Haryana, Delhi are under lockdown in view of Covid192 week ago
Farmers mark 6 months of stir with 'Black Day', BKU leader Tikait says 'protest will be peaceful' The protest comes even as Punjab, Haryana, Delhi are under lockdown in view of Covid19
MOI claimed killing 3 alleged Taliban fighter in Hazrat Sultan district, northern  Samangan2 week ago
MOI claimed killing 3 alleged Taliban fighter in Hazrat Sultan district, northern Samangan
A student pilot died when his small plane crashed off the coastal town of Caba, La Union before noon Wednesday. @coastguardph personnel were sent to the site. The victim was rushed to a local health facility but was declared dead by a doctor2 week ago
A student pilot died when his small plane crashed off the coastal town of Caba, La Union before noon Wednesday. @coastguardph personnel were sent to the site. The victim was rushed to a local health facility but was declared dead by a doctor
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Singapore reports 23 new #COVID19 community cases and 1 dormitory infection; 3 of the cases are unlinked
Taliban attack in Shinkay center, southern Zabul2 week ago
Taliban attack in Shinkay center, southern Zabul
2 week ago
Kyodo News Digest: May 26, 2021 fast_forward Mixed-gender Olympic Oath takers being considered for Tokyo Games fast_forward Biden calls for police reform on 1st anniv. of George Floyd murder fast_forwardLatest #news summaries
Collision of 2 motorcycles leaves biker dead in Dhaka's Hatirjheel A motorcyclist died after his bike collided with another in Dhaka's Hatrijheel area this morning
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