Asia

Singapore Reports 4,832 New COVID-19 Cases

SINGAPORE, Jan 27 (NNN-CNA) – Singapore reported 4,832 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 yesterday, bringing the total tally to 327,602.…

WHO chief poised for second term after rough ride

GENEVA, Jan 26 (NNN-AGENCIES) — World Health Organization (WHO) director general Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus has been nominated for a second…

India’s COVID-19 Tally Surpasses 40 Million

NEW DELHI, Jan 26 (NNN-PTI) – India’s COVID-19 tally rose to 40,085,116 today, as 285,914 new cases were registered during…

Teacher Drowned, 33 Kids Rescued As Boat Overturns In Northern Pakistan

ISLAMABAD, Jan 26 (NNN-APP) – A teacher drowned, while 33 kids were rescued, when the boat carrying them overturned, in…

Afghan Police Arrest Two Drug Smugglers In Samangan Province

AYBAK, Afghanistan, Jan 26 (NNN-ANA) – Police have arrested two persons on charges of smuggling illicit drugs, in northern Afghanistan’s…

Nigerian president optimistic about Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics

Only a few African countries, including Eritrea, Ghana, Madagascar, Morocco and Nigeria, are taking part in the Winter Games in…

Afghanistan: Participants of Oslo talks call for understanding, cooperation

International special representatives and Taliban meet in Oslo, Norway OSLO, Jan 26 (NNN-Xinhua) — Representatives from the interim government of…

India’s Exports Rise Despite COVID-19 Challenges In Apr-Dec 2021

by Pankaj Yadav NEW DELHI, Jan 26 (NNN-XINHUA) – Although having been battered by the COVID-19 pandemic, India’s exports of…

Thailand’s Auto Exports To Reach One Million Units In 2022

BANGKOK, Jan 26 (NNN-TNA) – Auto exports of Thailand are expected to rise 4.54 percent year on year, in 2022,…

Indonesian Police Seize 150 Kg Of Drugs In Aceh

JAKARTA, Jan 26 (NNN-ANTARA) – A joint team of policemen and customs officers, seized 150 kg of crystal methamphetamine and…