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Comet NEOWISE: Stargazers to witness a once in a lifetime show from this July 14

The comet, which would only visit us again after some 6000 years, could be seen with naked eyes for the next 20 days

12 Jul 2020 6:22 PM

China warns of 'unknown pneumonia' deadlier than COVID-19 in Kazakhstan

This unidentified virus has caused 1,772 deaths in the first six months of 2020, including 628 people in June alone

10 Jul 2020 1:20 PM

China issues warning after suspected bubonic plague case, forbids hunting of animals

The bubonic plague, known as the 'Black Death' in Middle Ages, is a highly infectious and fatal disease spread mostly by rodents

06 Jul 2020 11:44 AM

Hong Kong police make first arrest under new security law

Police force had issued statement that they would consider protesters promoting Hong Kong’s separation from China as illegal

01 Jul 2020 12:44 PM

One dead in shooting at US Black Lives Matter rally

The incident took place at Louisville where protestors have gathered for weeks over the killing of African American woman Breonna Taylor

28 Jun 2020 1:08 PM

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Global COVID-19 fundraising meeting raises $6.9 billion

Many leaders stress that an eventual vaccine should be available to anyone who needs it

28 Jun 2020 9:28 AM

Former Bangladesh captain Mashrafe Mortaza tests positive for virus

Left-arm spinner Nazmul Islam and former opener Nafees Iqbal were the other two who revealed their positive test results

21 Jun 2020 2:13 PM

China's latest virus outbreak likely came from Europe: UN

To date, Chinese officials have identified 158 cases in Beijing in the past week

20 Jun 2020 2:43 PM

Brazil tops 1 million cases as coronavirus spreads inland

Specialists believe the actual number of cases in Brazil could be up to seven times higher than the official statistics

20 Jun 2020 9:15 AM

Record spike in virus cases in US as states push ahead with reopening

Many state health officials partly attribute the increase to gatherings over the Memorial Day holiday weekend in late May

15 Jun 2020 10:24 AM

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Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput commits suicide

As per reports, the 34-year-old actor was found hanging at his Bandra residence in Mumbai

14 Jun 2020 3:25 PM

Russia's low death toll raises suspicion

The way Russia counts fatalities could be one reason why its official death toll of 6,829 is far below many other countries

14 Jun 2020 2:22 PM

In asymptomatic patients, the virus could be silently damaging their bodies

Up to 45 per cent of coronavirus infections may be asymptomatic, a new study reveals

13 Jun 2020 3:00 PM

At least 20 people dead or missing as rains flood South China

Nearly 3 million people have been affected by the floods with 228,000 forced to seek shelter and 1,300 homes destroyed

11 Jun 2020 6:29 PM

Twitter adds fact-check warnings to Trump tweets

In a statement, Twitter said Trump’s vote-by-mail tweets “contain potentially misleading information about voting processes "

27 May 2020 8:57 AM

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Virus hits young people harder in Brazil

A closer look at the data from Brazil raises questions about the widely held idea that COVID-19 is mainly dangerous for the elderly

22 May 2020 12:53 PM

Has Japan dodged the coronavirus bullet?

With infections sharply down, Japanese government is now hoping to lift the state of emergency declared in most of the country

14 May 2020 9:57 AM

France prepares to lift lockdown, red zone Paris under watch

Prime minister Edouard Philippe opine that enough progress had been made in curbing the virus and supporting hospitals

08 May 2020 12:57 PM

Brazil emerges as next big coronavirus hotspot

New cases rose roughly 9.2% over the last 24 hours, while deaths increased roughly 7.8%

07 May 2020 12:58 PM

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