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U.S. reports highest daily COVID-19 cases since February

U.S. reports highest daily COVID-19 cases since February

Washington (US), August 1: aily COVID-19 cases on Friday, the highest record since early February this year.

Morocco's economy shrinks 6.3 pct in 2020

Morocco's economy shrinks 6.3 pct in 2020

Rabat (Morocco), August 1: Morocco's economy shrank by 6.3 percent in 2020 amid the COVID-19 pandemic and a bad agricultural...

Argentina reports 10,356 new COVID-19 cases

Argentina reports 10,356 new COVID-19 cases

Buenos Aires (Argentina), August 1: Argentina registered 10,356 new COVID-19 cases on Saturday, raising the national count to 4,929,764, the...

Trump Slams US Lawmakers Over Claims About Attempt to Overturn Results of 2020 Election

Trump Slams US Lawmakers Over Claims About Attempt...

Washington (US), August 1: Former US President Donald Trump has rejected acusations made by members of the US Congress...

Sullivan Tells Tunisian President His Country Needs 'Honest Governance'

Sullivan Tells Tunisian President His Country Needs 'Honest...

Washington (US), August 1: US National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan spoke with Tunisian President Kais Saied amid a political crisis...

Daily infections dip to 1,400s amid no signs of letup

Daily infections dip to 1,400s amid no signs...

Seoul (South Korea), August 1: South Korea's daily new coronavirus cases retreated to the 1,400s on Sunday due to fewer...

July exports set fresh high on chips, autos

July exports set fresh high on chips, autos

Seoul (South Korea), August 1: South Korea's exports jumped 29.6 percent on-year in July to a record high, extending their...

UN chief welcomes official opening of coastal road in Libya

UN chief welcomes official opening of coastal road...

United Nations, August 1 : United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Saturday welcomed the official opening of the coastal road...

UN Syria envoy urges upholding principle of civilians protection, int'l humanitarian law

UN Syria envoy urges upholding principle of civilians...

United Nations, August 1: UN special envoy for Syria Geir O. Pedersen on Saturday called for upholding the principle of...

WHO members oppose politicization of COVID-19 origin tracing: media

WHO members oppose politicization of COVID-19 origin tracing:...

Moscow (Russia), August 1: Member states of the World Health rganization (WHO) agree that the COVID-19 origin tracing should not...

Peruvian new gov't to promote private, public investment, says finance minister

Peruvian new gov't to promote private, public investment,...

Lima (Peru), August 1: dent Pedro Castillo will implement an economic policy that will promote private and public investment, Economy...

Roundup: CBOT agricultural futures in upward trend

Roundup: CBOT agricultural futures in upward trend

Chicago (US), August 1: nd in the past week as a result of sliding world's grain stock and strong market...

Sudan welcomes Algerian initiative to hold direct meeting on Nile dam

Sudan welcomes Algerian initiative to hold direct meeting...

Khartoum (Sudan), August 1: omed an Algerian initiative calling for holding a direct meeting between leaders of Egypt, Sudan and...

Russian Su-35S fighter crashes, pilot ejects safely

Russian Su-35S fighter crashes, pilot ejects safely

Moscow (Russia), August 1: ne failure in the Khabarovsk Territory in Russia's Far East, while the pilot ejected safely, the...

Thailand records all-time high daily COVID-19 cases

Thailand records all-time high daily COVID-19 cases

Bangkok (Thailand], August 1: daily COVID-19 cases and deaths both set records again on Saturday, as the country fights its...

UN chief condemns attack against UN compound in Afghanistan

UN chief condemns attack against UN compound in...

United Nations July 31: United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Friday strongly condemned the attack against a UN compound in...

U.S. Chicago issues indoor mask advisory for people over 2 years

U.S. Chicago issues indoor mask advisory for people...

Chicago (USA) July 31: U.S. city of Chicago now recommends that everyone over the age of two wear masks when...

Canada faces start of Delta-driven 4th wave of COVID-19, top doctor says

Canada faces start of Delta-driven 4th wave of...

Ottawa (Canada) July 31: Canada is at the start of the Delta-driven fourth wave of COVID-19, Canada's Chief Public Health...

Tunisia to reduce curfew hours as of August: official

Tunisia to reduce curfew hours as of August:...

Tunis (Tunisia) July 31: Tunisia announced on Friday that the curfew hours in the country will be shortened by three...

Ugandan president directs military to oversee COVID-19 screening at int'l airport

Ugandan president directs military to oversee COVID-19 screening...

Kampala (Uganda) July 31: Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni on Friday directed the military to take over COVID-19 screening at the...

China publishes second batch of lunar sample data online

China publishes second batch of lunar sample data...

Beijing (China) July 31: China's space agency has released the online database of the second batch of the lunar samples...

New Chinese ambassador arrives at "critical moment" in U.S.-China ties, say experts

New Chinese ambassador arrives at "critical moment" in...

Washington DC (USA) July 31: The arrival of new Chinese Ambassador to the United States Qin Gang came "at a...

Chinese, Bulgarian officials highly appreciate bilateral military cooperation

Chinese, Bulgarian officials highly appreciate bilateral military cooperation

Sofia (Bulgaria) July 31: Chinese and Bulgarian officials highly appreciated bilateral military cooperation at an online reception here on Friday.

Xi presides over symposium for soliciting advice on economic work

Xi presides over symposium for soliciting advice on...

Beijing (China) July 31: Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, on Wednesday presided...

Facing Delta variant, China upgrades measures to contain latest COVID-19 resurgence

Facing Delta variant, China upgrades measures to contain...

Beijing (China) July 31: Nanjing, a mega-city with a population of more than 9.3 million in eastern China, has...

Brazil reports 1,318 more COVID-19 deaths

Brazil reports 1,318 more COVID-19 deaths

Rio De Janerio (Brazil), July 30: Brazil registered 1,318 more COVID-19 deaths in the past 24 hours, raising its national...

Russia to Test Anti-Tank Missile Launches From Orion UAV in Coming Fall, Military Source Says

Russia to Test Anti-Tank Missile Launches From Orion...

Moscow (Russia), July 30: Russia's first unmanned combat aerial vehicle (UAV), Orion, is scheduled to launch anti-tank guided missiles for...