18 September 2021
3 day ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.3 - 120 km WNW of Sinabang, Indonesia
3 day ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.9 - 193 km ENE of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, Russia
There is waterlogging in some pockets of Bhubaneswar, Cuttack, Bhadrak & some other urban areas. Water pumps have been deployed & evacuations carried out. An assessment of the damages caused by the heavy rainfall will be conducted: Odisha Special Relief Commissioner (14
Soyuz 2.1b/Fregat launches with 34 OneWeb satellites from Site 31/6 at the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan.
Soyuz 2.1b/Fregat launches with 34 OneWeb satellites from Site 31/6 at the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan.
4 day ago
Singapore reports 832 new local #COVID19 cases; All Saints Home in Jurong East becomes second nursing home in as many days to be identified as new cluster
At around 4PM of today , heavy artillery and gunfires could be heard incessantly ( only from one side ) near LIB-40 in MyaKyunThar ward of Hopin township for about half an hour4 day ago
At around 4PM of today , heavy artillery and gunfires could be heard incessantly ( only from one side ) near LIB-40 in MyaKyunThar ward of Hopin township for about half an hour
Blinken: There were no indications that the Afghan army would collapse within days, as it did
Hong Kong prisoner rights support group Wall-fare to disband
4 day ago
Al Jazeera English: "Once inmates, Taliban now in charge of a Kabul prison"
Officials from TB-controlled Public Works Department in Zabul say they have started reconstruction work for multiple small bridges on Kabul-Kandahar that were destroyed during the war4 day ago
Officials from TB-controlled Public Works Department in Zabul say they have started reconstruction work for multiple small bridges on Kabul-Kandahar that were destroyed during the war
Firozabad. District medical dept officials begin door-to-door awareness campaign amid rising dengue cases "60 people have died till yesterday, of which 5 are confirmed dengue cases and rest are linked to viral fever," says Dinesh Kumar Premi, Chief Medical Officer
Delhi Police Special Cell busts Pak-organised terror module. Delhi Police says that the suspects were planning to carry out targeted killings and blasts across the country
Karnataka reports 559 fresh #COVID19 infections, 1,034 recoveries and 12 deaths today. Total cases: 29,62,967 Total recoveries: 29,09,656 Death toll: 37,529 Active cases: 15,754
Major anti terror operation by @DelhiPolice special cell. Two Pakistan trained militants and four others have been arrested with explosives and firearms
4 day ago
Taliban government Acting Foreign Minister Muttaqi: We want good relations with all countries including United States. US should not put too much pressure on Afghanistan and instead help our poor country
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Foreign Minister of the Taliban government: We control all of Afghanistan and there are no battles
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The Foreign Minister of the Afghan caretaker government: We helped in the safe exit of the American forces in fulfillment of the Doha agreement
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Afghan Foreign Minister: The security situation is stable throughout the country
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Taliban Foreign Minister: The security situation has improved and the displaced can return
Andhra Pradesh reports 1,125 new #COVID19 cases, 1,356 recoveries and 9 deaths in the last 24 hours. Total cases: 20,31,974 Total recoveries: 20,03,543 Death toll: 14,019 Active cases: 14,412
Taiwan Ministry of National Defense:2 PLA J-16 entered Taiwan's southwest ADIZ in the afternoon of September 14, 20214 day ago
Taiwan Ministry of National Defense:2 PLA J-16 entered Taiwan's southwest ADIZ in the afternoon of September 14, 2021
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Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 - 5 km WNW of Pindi Gheb, Pakistan
Demonstrations in Kandahar against the Taliban, protesting the demand of residents to leave their homes
Indian ship MV Tampen came under attack by pirates in Gulf of Guinea, off Gabon on Sunday. Officer unable to overcome trauma undergone during shootout
4 day ago
Qatar warns it may stop running Kabul airport if no clear agreement with Taliban
4 day ago
Japan will make additional donations of 1.3 million doses of the AstraZeneca COVID19 to Thailand and other Asian neighbours, Foreign Minister Toshimitsu Motegi said on Tuesday
China: Real estate developer Evergrande struggles to resolve its debt crisis. There are growing signs that policymakers are stepping in to avoid a hard landing for the company deemed too big to fail
Protest against Taliban in Kandahar after they were evicted from their homes
4 day ago
Two activists of the ruling CPI(M) and the opposition BJP suffered hack injuries during a political clash at Melur village in Dharadmom, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan's home constituency in this politically volatile district, police said
A man has been beheaded by unknown men in PD-7 of Jalalabad City of Nangarhar this morning. After the beheading, his dead body was thrown into canal. Later, locals pulled out the body & moved it to the hospital, but the victim's identity hasn't been ascertained yet
A civilian car was targeted via IED/MIED blast near a mosque in Kunduz City yesterday evening. One civilian was reportedly killed and two others wounded. No group claimed responsibility4 day ago
A civilian car was targeted via IED/MIED blast near a mosque in Kunduz City yesterday evening. One civilian was reportedly killed and two others wounded. No group claimed responsibility
A former military officer has been assassinated by unknown gunmen on a motorcycle in PD-12 of Kabul City this morning. No claim of responsibility from any group yet4 day ago
A former military officer has been assassinated by unknown gunmen on a motorcycle in PD-12 of Kabul City this morning. No claim of responsibility from any group yet
4 day ago
Jammu And Kashmir: Militants hurl grenade at a police party at Main Chowk in Pulwama; Three civilians injured
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Man Kills Wife, Dies By Suicide In Delhi's Raj Park: Police
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Rajouri gunfight: PAFF in its statement claims that it was an ambush setup by its fighters anticipating a jungle search ops by Indian forces, claims "fatally injuring 2 soldiers and grievously injuring another 3-4". Indian forces say only one PARA SF soldier was injured
Gunfire & heavy artillery shelling have been heard in Kanpetlet, Chin State, since around 11pm today & residents in Kanpetlet have been warned not to leave their homes.Still investigating which groups are shooting at each other4 day ago
Gunfire & heavy artillery shelling have been heard in Kanpetlet, Chin State, since around 11pm today & residents in Kanpetlet have been warned not to leave their homes.Still investigating which groups are shooting at each other
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Krabi will go under a second lockdown from Wednesday after several infection clusters were found in different districts since Sunday
The Taliban rejects a human rights watchdog report that claims the Taliban committed war crimes. It should not misrepresent its own information & they need to take a closer look at the sites and find out the facts for themselves, tweeted Zabiullah Mujahid4 day ago
The Taliban rejects a "human rights watchdog" report that claims the Taliban committed war crimes. It "should not misrepresent its own information" & "they need to take a closer look at the sites and find out the facts for themselves," tweeted Zabiullah Mujahid
A telecom mast belonging to Mytel, a Myanmar military-backed telecommunications service provider, was blown up Monday evening in Mogoke, Mandalay Region.   (Map shows the location of destroyed telecom mast)4 day ago
A telecom mast belonging to Mytel, a Myanmar military-backed telecommunications service provider, was blown up Monday evening in Mogoke, Mandalay Region. (Map shows the location of destroyed telecom mast)
A refresher military training course for local resistance fighters in Mingin Township in Sagaing Region concluded on Monday. The township People's Defense Force (PDF) has been fighting government troops in Mingin since June. (Photo: Mingin PDF)
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Japan's Foreign Minister has announced that Tokyo will donate an additional 500,000 doses of AZ COVID19 vaccine to Taiwan. This will make it the fifth round of vaccine donation to Taiwan from Japan
4 day ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.8 - 225 km SE of Shingū, Japan
Images showing NRF militiamen and ANDSF remnants in Panjshir. Couple of these images are at last 1-2 days old4 day ago
Images showing NRF militiamen and ANDSF remnants in Panjshir. Couple of these images are at last 1-2 days old
Blinken: When Biden took office, the Taliban were stronger than ever
Four suspected robbers and a tea stall vendor were injured in Muzaffarpur district on Monday in a shoot-out between the police and the miscreants who had allegedly come to loot a bank. (@avinashdnr reports)
Zabihullah Mujahid roaming about in Mazar city, Balkh very openly and without much security
4 day ago
One terrorist killed by a joint team of Indian Army & J&K Police in Gambir Mughlan area of District Rajouri. One AK-47 with two magazines & thirty-two rounds & one Grenade has been recovered from his possession
In Mandalay, many protest columns - Sein Pan, Mandalay,  Mya Taung, Industrial, Chan Si - joined forces to stage a demonstration today (Sep 13).   Photos: CJ4 day ago
In Mandalay, many protest columns - Sein Pan, Mandalay, Mya Taung, Industrial, Chan Si - joined forces to stage a demonstration today (Sep 13). Photos: CJ
The district police officer of the southern city of Bannu, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has issued a threat alert for all journalists in light of a possible terrorist attack, warning all journalists to limit their movement
5 day ago
The BBC has found at least 20 civilians have been killed in Panjshir. One was a shopkeeper, who was arrested by the Taliban for selling sim cards to resistance fighters. His body was found days later, and signs of torture were seen on it
5 day ago
Fighting between Myanmar's military and local resistance forces in Gangaw Township has killed some 70 junta members, said Yaw defence forces. This led soldiers to raid villages, forcing thousands of villagers to flee.
Fighting between Myanmar's military and local resistance forces in Gangaw Township has killed some 70 junta members, said Yaw defence forces. This led soldiers to raid villages, forcing thousands of villagers to flee.
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New #COVID19 cluster with 28 cases detected at Ren Ci nursing home in Bukit Batok as Singapore reports 597 new local infection
UN chief says 'very important to engage with the Taliban at the present moment'
A teenager was killed after being hit by a vehicle of cow vigilantes, who were chasing a truck that was reportedly smuggling bovine in Alwar district of Rajasthan, the victim's family has alleged
A priest living at Hanuman temple, Gyanpura was beaten to death by 3-4 unknown persons last night, preceding an argument.He died at a hospital this morning. A guard got injured while trying to save him. Case lodged under Section 302: City SP Devendra Dhurve, Dhar, Madhya Pradesh
The Pakistani Taliban (TTP) is complaining that its "Telegram bot has been blocked due to continuous reporting by cowardly enemies" and this has interfered with its ability to report military operations
As per TB sources: Abdul Wahed, son of Akhtar Mohammad, a resident of Yakhchal in Gereshk district, was detained by TB-controlled security for allegedly stealing four to ten liters of cooking oil from a shop in Syed Tajdar Agha area of Gereshk Bazaar
Residents of Kalay, Sagaing, did not miss their daily protests against Myanmar's military junta. They came out again today (Sep 13) to denounce the coup government. Photos: CJ
Taliban-controlled NDS detained four people for operating an illegal liquor factory in Dand district of Kandahar. Video report by RTA: Afghanistan
UN expresses 'disappointment' at Taliban government's lack of diversity
Karnataka reports 673 new #COVID19 cases, 1,074 recoveries and 13 deaths in the last 24 hours. Total cases: 29,62,408 Total recoveries: 29,08,622 Death toll: 37,517 Active cases: 16,241
China Evergrande Group denied bankruptcy rumors while facing mounting protests by homebuyers, retail investors and even its own employees
5 day ago
The Taliban denies harboring al-Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri in Afghanistan
Sakinaka police have added sections of SC-ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, as victim belonged to SC. Police also recovered the murder weapon that the accused had used. Primary cause of death is injuries all over her body: Mumbai Police Commissioner on Mumbai rape-murder case
5 day ago
The Taliban told RIA Novosti that they "consider necessary" the visits of their recently-appointed Foreign Minister Amir Khan Mutaki to Russia, China and Iran
A Rab member died with bullet wounds at the elite force's headquarters in Dhaka's Kurmitola area this afternoon
Andhra Pradesh reports 864 new #COVID19 cases, 1310 recoveries and 12 deaths in the last 24 hours. Total cases 20,30,849 Total recoveries 20,02,187 Death toll 14,010 Active cases 14,652
Sri Lanka's state of emergency on ensuring food security may further expand military role in civilian functions - UN Human Rights High Commissioner.
A Chinese PLA Y-8 EW aircraft entered southwest Taiwan's ADIZ on the morning of September 13, 2021. ROCAF deployed patrol planes.
Magnitude 5.6 earthquake strikes central Taiwan5 day ago
Magnitude 5.6 earthquake strikes central Taiwan
Taiwan's annual Han Kuang military exercises began today. Soldiers conducted drills on fighting diseases5 day ago
Taiwan's annual Han Kuang military exercises began today. Soldiers conducted drills on fighting diseases
5 day ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.9 - 18 km N of Puli, Taiwan
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The Chin National Army and the Chinland Defence Force said they killed 12 junta soldiers and seized weapons in the assault.
Images from the village of Htei Hlaw in Magwe Region's Gangaw Township after a military raid on Sunday morning. Soldiers torched 27 houses and killed two people during the assault. (Photos - Supplied)5 day ago
Images from the village of Htei Hlaw in Magwe Region's Gangaw Township after a military raid on Sunday morning. Soldiers torched 27 houses and killed two people during the assault. (Photos - Supplied)
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Hong Kong police investigate alleged bomb hoax on Cathay flight to Beijing
Mumbai: Indian Army chief Gen MM Naravane visited Indian Navy's Guided Missile Frigate INS Teg. He was briefed by the warship's Captain on its role, capabilities, and recent operational deployments: Indian Army5 day ago
Mumbai: Indian Army chief Gen MM Naravane visited Indian Navy's Guided Missile Frigate INS Teg. He was briefed by the warship's Captain on its role, capabilities, and recent operational deployments: Indian Army
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The Bombay high court today directed the state and central governments to address the issue of COVID19 vaccination of the homeless and those with an unsound mind
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The United Nations calls for a mechanism to monitor the human rights situation in Afghanistan
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Rajouri gunfight: Indian Special Forces soldier (9 PARA) injured yesterday. Contact with militants lost. Ops continues
Acting Minister of Refugees, Haji Khalil-ur-Rehman Haqqani, received United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), Mr. Filippo Grandi, and his accompanying delegation5 day ago
Acting Minister of Refugees, Haji Khalil-ur-Rehman Haqqani, received United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), Mr. Filippo Grandi, and his accompanying delegation
Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar, deputy prime minister of the Taliban govt, in an audio message confirmed he was alive and said he was not injured. The message, tweeted by Taliban spox Mohammad Naeem, follows reports that Baradar was injured or killed in clashes among the Taliban5 day ago
Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar, deputy prime minister of the Taliban govt, in an audio message confirmed he was alive and said he was not injured. The message, tweeted by Taliban spox Mohammad Naeem, follows reports that Baradar was injured or killed in clashes among the Taliban
Scene after SAC burning down the houses in Namkha,Gangaw.Locals are trying to put out fire but the fire destroyed 14 houses, ricefactory & 2 refugees tents.Locals from 7 villages are fleeing in fear. KyawMoeTunRepresentsMyanmar UN_RecognizeNUG Sep13Coup5 day ago
Scene after SAC burning down the houses in Namkha,Gangaw.Locals are trying to put out fire but the fire destroyed 14 houses, ricefactory & 2 refugees tents.Locals from 7 villages are fleeing in fear. KyawMoeTunRepresentsMyanmar UN_RecognizeNUG Sep13Coup
USA: 4 navy vessels of the PLA of China are carrying out so-called FONOP operations in international waters * within the exclusive economic zone of the United States * off the Aleutian Islands, under the surveillance of the Coast Guard American USCGC Bertholf (WMSL-750)5 day ago
USA: 4 navy vessels of the PLA of China are carrying out so-called "FONOP" operations in international waters * within the exclusive economic zone of the United States * off the Aleutian Islands, under the surveillance of the Coast Guard American USCGC Bertholf (WMSL-750)
Photos: Thousands attend funeral of cop killed in Srinagar terror attack Thousands attended the funeral of a sub-inspector Arshid Ahmad, who was killed by militants in Khanyar locality of the Srinagar on Sunday (Photos: J&K Police/Twitter)
SAC stormed HnanKhar village, Gangaw Tsp & started burning the houses since 7am for the second time in a week & about 36 houses have been burnt down to ashes recently5 day ago
SAC stormed HnanKhar village, Gangaw Tsp & started burning the houses since 7am for the second time in a week & about 36 houses have been burnt down to ashes recently
5 day ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - Halmahera, Indonesia
Police van hits protester as opposition parties grow concerned over increasing police brutality
The first cases in Putian were students from Xianyou county, but experts suspect the outbreak might have originated with the father of one student who returned from Singapore on 4 August, according to the Global Times newspaper
Putian, a city of 2.9 million people south of Shanghai, appeared to have among the highest number of infections in the current outbreak. Schools there have been closed, and anyone leaving the city must have proof of a negative Covid test in the previous 48 hours
5 day ago
China is pushing to contain a coronavirus outbreak in the south-eastern Fujian province with measures including mass testing, suspended transport services and closures of bars and cinemas
USS Ronald Reagan (CVN-76) has retreated towards the Gulf of Oman from the previous position  off the coast of Pakistan5 day ago
USS Ronald Reagan (CVN-76) has retreated towards the Gulf of Oman from the previous position off the coast of Pakistan
Taliban forces rescued four kidnapped kids in Balkh Province, Afghanistan on Sunday night, local officials say, adding the kidnappers took six people and killed two of them, and five kidnappers were killed
At least 10 people from villages (4 from Sunlun village & 4 from Yarsiaukkyin village) in Myingyan Tsp, Mandalay Region,were arrested by the Military for no apparent reason on the night of Sep 12 during the night raid5 day ago
At least 10 people from villages (4 from Sunlun village & 4 from Yarsiaukkyin village) in Myingyan Tsp, Mandalay Region,were arrested by the Military for no apparent reason on the night of Sep 12 during the night raid
Junta troops torched houses in Hnan Kha Village in Magwe's Gangaw Township again Monday morning, reducing at least 10 to ashes. Nearly 40 houses were partially or completely destroyed when junta troops torched the village on Friday. (Photo: CJ)5 day ago
Junta troops torched houses in Hnan Kha Village in Magwe's Gangaw Township again Monday morning, reducing at least 10 to ashes. Nearly 40 houses were partially or completely destroyed when junta troops torched the village on Friday. (Photo: CJ)
Since this morning , a military helicopter has been hovering over HmawBi of Yangon region and it's supposed to be guarding and inspecting ground situations near HmawBi based battalions5 day ago
Since this morning , a military helicopter has been hovering over HmawBi of Yangon region and it's supposed to be guarding and inspecting ground situations near HmawBi based battalions
Explosions were reported at a junta's COVID19 checkpoint and a police station in Mandalay's Aungmyaythazan Township Monday morning. Casualties were reported, but The Irrawaddy has yet to verify those reports. (Photo: CJ)5 day ago
Explosions were reported at a junta's COVID19 checkpoint and a police station in Mandalay's Aungmyaythazan Township Monday morning. Casualties were reported, but The Irrawaddy has yet to verify those reports. (Photo: CJ)
First foreign commercial flight since Taliban's takeover lands in Kabul airport - @afp5 day ago
First foreign commercial flight since Taliban's takeover lands in Kabul airport - @afp
A male lawyer was shot to death on Monday morning in Wuhan, Central China's Hubei Province. The suspect has since been caught by the police, claiming that the attack was over a personal dispute in a criminal case in Wuhan: media reports5 day ago
A male lawyer was shot to death on Monday morning in Wuhan, Central China's Hubei Province. The suspect has since been caught by the police, claiming that the attack was over a personal dispute in a criminal case in Wuhan: media reports
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Taiwan reported 2 local cases and 3 imported COVID19 cases, with one case in New Taipei City and one in Taoyuan City
PLAGF's 84th Special Operations Brigade and 84th Aviation Brigade conducted a night exercise in Xinjiang, during which a CH-4B drone provided reconnaissance and shared target data with Z-10 attack helicopters5 day ago
PLAGF's 84th Special Operations Brigade and 84th Aviation Brigade conducted a night exercise in Xinjiang, during which a CH-4B drone provided reconnaissance and shared target data with Z-10 attack helicopters
Thailand police threatens to take action against anyone sharing "fake news" of incident at Din Daeng Sunday night where a video circulating shows a police vehicle running down a person & driving off. Denies it's a hit-and-run case & "mistakenly caused by police"
Thailand police denies the incident Sunday night at Din Daeng, where video showed a police vehicle crashing into a person & driving off as "hit-and-run". Says protesters were chasing vehicle, forcing driver to leave scene immediately. Site has seen regular violence
Macau: Legislative election turnout at historic low after opposition barred from running, gov't blames weather and Covid5 day ago
Macau: Legislative election turnout at historic low after opposition barred from running, gov't blames weather and Covid
5 day ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.8 - 75 km ESE of Yamada, Japan
More than 80 telecom masts belonging to Mytel, a military-backed telecom firm, most of them in Sagaing and Magwe, had been destroyed as of Sunday, according to resistance fighters. (Photo: A telecom mast is destroyed in Magwe's Natmauk on Sept. 11)
The People's Defense Force (PDF) in Sagaing Region's Kale has warned against traveling in Kale and Gangaw due to clashes with junta troops. A passenger van was struck during a clash in the area Saturday, but no one was hurt. (Photo: The damaged van)5 day ago
The People's Defense Force (PDF) in Sagaing Region's Kale has warned against traveling in Kale and Gangaw due to clashes with junta troops. A passenger van was struck during a clash in the area Saturday, but no one was hurt. (Photo: The damaged van)
Of 27,254 new #COVID19 cases and 219 deaths reported in the last 24 hours in India, Kerala recorded 20,240 COVID19 cases and 67 deaths, yesterday
5 day ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.1 - 38 km ENE of Qūchān, Iran
Japan sends warning to its citizens in ASEAN warning of possible terror attack
Police and soldiers rescued 23 Rohingya from a human trafficking ring at two residences in Mae Sot district of Tak on Sunday5 day ago
Police and soldiers rescued 23 Rohingya from a human trafficking ring at two residences in Mae Sot district of Tak on Sunday
Two people died while two others were wounded after a sedan and a truck collided on C5 flyover in Pasig City early Monday morning.
A man died, and three others were injured when a fuel tanker exploded Sunday evening after falling off a bridge in Bagabag town, Nueva Vizcaya, police said
5 day ago
US military command for Indo-Pacific on North Korea's long range missile tests: "This activity highlights the threats that poses to its neighbors and the international community. The U.S. commitment to the defense of the Republic of Korea and Japan remains ironclad
4 year ago
The Japanese government has created a nationwide television broadcast advising civilians on how to protect themselves in the event of a North Korean missile attack.
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