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  • 16 more Corona deaths, 930 fresh Cases in Bangladesh

    The death toll due to Corona reached 314 in Bangladesh with 16 more deaths reported in the last 24 hours, since Friday. This is the second highest death toll since the first Corona positive case was detected in Bangladesh on March 18. The highest death toll was reported on May 13 in Bangladesh, when 19 […]

    US to donate ventilators to India: Prez Donald Trump

    United States President Donald Trump has announced on his twitter-handle that the US will donate ventilators to India. He also underlined the close partnership between the two countries and called Prime Minister Narendra Modi his good friend. President Trump said, the US and India are cooperating to develop a vaccine for COVID-19. He added, the […]

    At least 39 flights scheduled from Gulf countries in second phase of Vande Bharat Mission

    The second phase of Vande Bharat Mission to bring back stranded and distressed citizens to India in the time of pandemic begins today and will continue till 22nd of this month. At least 39 flights have been scheduled from the Gulf countries in this second phase. Eleven flights have been scheduled from the United Arab […]

    South African President cautions people to be prepared to live with deadly coronavirus

    South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has cautioned the people to be prepared to live with the deadly coronavirus for a year or more and asked them to adapt to social distancing measures and wear face masks even after the lockdown is eased, minimising opportunities for the spread of the virus in the country. South Africa […]

    Russia says it will oppose any US attempts to extend arms embargo on Iran

    Russia has said it will oppose any attempts by the United States to extend the arms embargo on Iran and reimpose UN sanctions against the Islamic Republic. Russian Ambassador to UN Vassily Nebenzia made it clear at a video news conference yesterday that the Trump administration will have a tough time advancing any measures to […]

    UN chief extends Telecommuting arrangements at world body’s HQs through June 30

    United Nations chief Antonio Guterres has extended the telecommuting arrangements at the world body’s headquarters through June 30 in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. He said the situation will continue to be reviewed to decide on a phasewise reopening of the premises. The UN General Assembly is scheduled to hold elections for five non-permanent […]

    India strongly condemns recent terror attacks against innocent civilians in Afghanistan

    India has strongly condemned the recent terrorist attacks against innocent civilians in Afghanistan. The attacks took place at the Dasht-e-Barchi hospital maternity ward, funeral in Nangarhar province and the Army check post in Laghman province. In a statement, External Affairs Ministry said that such reprehensible attacks, including on mothers, new born children, nurses and mourning […]

    Nepal: Number of COVID-19 cases jump to 191 as 57 more test positive

    In Nepal, the number of COVID-19 cases has jumped to 191 as 57 more persons tested positive today. This is the highest number of Coronavirus cases reported in a single day so far. According to the Ministry of Health and Population 39 persons from Parsa district, 9 from Rupandehi, 8 from Kaplivastu and one from […]

    WHO joins hundreds of partners worldwide to highlight importance of nurses

    On the occasion of the International Nurses Day and the 200th Birth Anniversary of  Florence Nightingale, the World Health Organization (WHO) joins hundreds of partners worldwide to highlight the importance of nurses in the health care continuum and thank nurses for what they do. The theme for this year is ‘ Nursing the World to […]

    Factory workers return to assembly lines in Michigan, US

    In the US, factory workers began returning to assembly lines in Michigan, paving the way to reopen the auto sector but stoking fears of a second wave of coronavirus infections as strict lockdowns are eased across the country. With millions of Americans out of work and much of the economy at a virtual standstill, a […]