Saturday, 29 February 2020
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Jeff Bezos discusses climate change with French President
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos met French President Emmanuel Macron in Paris to discuss "climate, sustainability and preserving the natural world." ...
Muhyiddin Yassin to be new Malay Prime Minister
Former Home Affairs Minister Muhyiddin Yassin will be sworn in on Sunday as the eighth Prime Minister of Malaysia, the National Palace said in a statement on Saturday following a ...
I always believed I would be freed: Aasia Bibi
Aasia Bibi, a Pakistani Christian woman who was cleared by the country's Supreme Court of blasphemy charges after spending eight years on death row, has said that she always belie...
Dhaka airport security at risk: Survey team
Security at Dhaka's Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport was at risk due to a shortage of fire-fighting equipment, floodlights, and poor CCTV camera coverage at night, a survey ...
B'desh easing rules allowing drones for research, entertainment
The Bangladesh government was easing rules to allow the use of drones for research, survey, photography, movie-making, feasibility studies and entertainment, it was reported. ...
F-35 has no chance against a drone fighter plane: Elon Musk
SpaceX CEO Elon Musk is confident that the traditional warfare era is long over and the future belongs to drone fighter planes that will dominate the sky and F-35 fighter jets wil...
China COVID-19 toll reaches 2,835
The death toll due to the deadly coronavirus in mainland China increased to 2,835 on Saturday, with an overall 79,251 cases, according to health authorities. ...
India has always respected Maldives' sovereignty: Former president Nasheed
India has always respected Maldives' sovereignty and treated it as an equal, said Maldivian Speaker of Parliament Mohamed Nasheed on Friday. ...
Ahead of US-Taliban deal, Shringla meets Afghan leadership including President Ghani
Foreign Secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla on Friday met with President Ashraf Ghani and other political leaders of Kabul ahead of the signing of US-Taliban agreement on the withdra...
30 killed, 60 injured as train collides with bus in Pakistan
At least 30 people were killed and dozens suffered injuries after a passenger train collided with a bus near Rohri railway station of Sindh province on Friday night....
Firefighters successfully contain fire at Gare de Lyon train station in Paris
Firefighters in Paris have been successful in dousing fire at Gare de Lyon train station here although protests nearby have created some access difficulty, the Police Prefecture s...
Kim Jong-un supervises joint strike drill of defence units
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un supervised a joint strike drill of his military and expressed his firm conviction that the armed forces will steadily develop its combat capability...
SL govt decides not to sign USD 480mn MCC agreement
The Sri Lankan government has decided not to sign the USD 480 million Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) agreement with the US, taking into consideration the recommendations o...
China manufacturing index falls to historic low over COVID-19
Hit hard by the coronavirus outbreak, China's manufacturing industry registered its worst data in February since official record keeping began in 2005, with the benchmark indicato...
S.Korea warns of more COVID-19 cases as total reaches 2,931
South Korea on Saturday warned a large number of virus cases will be reported in Daegu, the epicentre of the country'svirus outbreak, as the total number of infections rose to 2,9...
Manufacturing falls to historic low in China
China's manufacturing industry registered its worst data in February since official record keeping began in 2005, with the benchmark indicator Purchasing Managers Index (PMI) plum...
Major fire at Paris railway station, people evacuated
A large fire broke out at a major Paris train station on Friday, with reports that firefighters were being preventing from extinguishing it, reports said. ...
Pak to allow stranded citizens to return from Iran
Pakistani authorities have decided to open the Taftan border entry point temporarily to facilitate return of around 340 Pakistanis stranded in the Iran, where the number of corona...
Iran Parl to decide on suspending sessions over COVID-10
An Iranian lawmaker said the countrys Parliament was considering whether to suspend sessions due to the outbreak of the COVID-19, as authorities predict a surge in infections in t...
Mahathir re-emerges as candidate for new Malay PM
Mahathir Mohamad, who resigned earlier this week as Malaysia's Prime Minister, re-emerged as a candidate for the post on Saturday after receiving support from the Pakatan Harapan ...
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