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U.S. wildlife habitat sees earlier snow goose migration amid weather changes

U.S. wildlife habitat sees earlier snow goose migration...

New York (USA) Feb 24: Thousands of bird viewers swarmed to the Middle Creek Wildlife Management Area in Lancaster County...

Trump's national security adviser cautions Taliban against breaking violence reduction deal

Trump's national security adviser cautions Taliban against breaking...

Wahington DC (USA) Feb 24: U.S. President Donald Trump's National Security Adviser Robert O'Brien said on Sunday that the United...

Car crash kills foreign teenage girl in Northern California

Car crash kills foreign teenage girl in Northern...

San Francisco (USA) Feb 24: An 18-year-old girl was killed Sunday in a fatal crash of a vehicle operated by...

Post-Brexit blue passports to be issued from March: UK government

Post-Brexit blue passports to be issued from March:...

London (England) Feb 24: Britain is expected to re-introduce its blue passports from next month after almost three decades to...

Albanian police detain 3 foreigners for illegal border crossing

Albanian police detain 3 foreigners for illegal border...

Tirana (Albania) Feb 24: Albanian police detained three foreigners at Tirana International Airport for attempting to cross the border illegally...

Russian military thwarts major threats by defeating terrorists in Syria: Putin

Russian military thwarts major threats by defeating terrorists...

Moscow (Russia) Feb 24: The Russian military thwarted major threats to the country by defeating terrorists in Syria, Russian President...

Long strike in mechanical wood industry ends in Finland

Long strike in mechanical wood industry ends in...

Helsinki (Finland) Feb 24: A long strike in the Finnish mechanical wood industries ended on Sunday, as the proposals by...

Egypt welcomes formation of unity gov't in South Sudan

Egypt welcomes formation of unity gov't in South...

Cairo (Egypt) Feb 24: Egypt welcomed the formation of a transitional unity government in South Sudan, hoping it would lead...

Libya's eastern-based army says Turkish weapons delivered to Misurata city

Libya's eastern-based army says Turkish weapons delivered to...

Tripoli (Libya) Feb 24: Spokesman of Libya's eastern-based army, Ahmad al-Mismari, on Sunday said that Turkish weapons and military equipment...

Malaysian PM Mahathir submits resignation letter

Malaysian PM Mahathir submits resignation letter

Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia) Feb 24: Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad has submitted the letter to resign as Prime Minister, his...

Over 26,000 people attend Brunei's 36th National Day celebrations

Over 26,000 people attend Brunei's 36th National Day...

Bandar Seri Begawan (Brunei) Feb 24: Over 26,000 participants put on a near-flawless performance for Brunei's 36th National Day Parade...

Nepali people express solidarity with China in combating COVID-19

Nepali people express solidarity with China in combating...

Kathmandu (Nepal) Feb 24: A few hundreds of Nepali people from different walks of life including school students on Sunday...

Italy reports 152 cases of coronavirus infection

Italy reports 152 cases of coronavirus infection

Rome (Italy) Feb 24: In Italy, schools have been ordered closed, over 10 towns have been locked down, and the...

Turkey closes border with Iran as virus spreads

Turkey closes border with Iran as virus spreads

Ankara (Turkey) Feb 24: Turkey has temporarily closed its borders and halted flights from Iran in an effort to stop...

Aso expresses concern over digital yuan

Aso expresses concern over digital yuan

Tokyo (Japan) Feb 24: Japan's finance minister Taro Aso has warned his G20 counterparts about digital currency, saying more work...

Bamboo lanterns to welcome Olympic torch

Bamboo lanterns to welcome Olympic torch

Tokyo (Japan) Feb 24: Families in Miyagi Prefecture, northeastern Japan, have made bamboo lanterns in preparation to welcome the Olympic...

Hardliners win Iran's election

Hardliners win Iran's election

Tehran (Iran) Feb 24: Conservative hardliners have won about 70 percent of the seats in Iran's parliament following Friday's vote.

Trump angry about infected passengers' return

Trump angry about infected passengers' return

Washington DC (USA) Feb 24: US President Donald Trump was reportedly furious over a decision last week to allow 14...

China coronavirus death toll hits 2,592

China coronavirus death toll hits 2,592

Beijing (China) Feb 24: Chinese health authorities say an additional 150 people infected with the new coronavirus have died, bringing...

COVID-19: HPA issues travel advisory for seven countries

COVID-19: HPA issues travel advisory for seven countries

Male (Maldives) Feb 24: The Health Protection Agency (HPA) has issued a travel advisory for seven countries due to the...

Family of coronavirus infected Bangladeshi in Singapore to receive $10,000

Family of coronavirus infected Bangladeshi in Singapore to...

Dhaka (Bangladesh) Feb 24: The Migrant Workers' Centre (MWC) will donate $10,000 to the family of a 39-year-old Bangladeshi worker...

Five people killed in bus-van collision in Omanthai, 17 injured

Five people killed in bus-van collision in Omanthai,...

Colombo (Sri Lanka) Feb 24: Five persons were killed when a bus and a van collided head-on on the Kandy-Jaffna...

Committees appointed to probe unannounced power cuts to present reports today

Committees appointed to probe unannounced power cuts to...

Colombo (Sri Lanka) Feb 24: The reports of the two committees appointed to inquire into the incident of unannounced power...

Japan's Belluna and Asia Capital reps meet Prime Minister

Japan's Belluna and Asia Capital reps meet Prime...

Colombo (Sri Lanka) Feb 24: Belluna Co. Japan and Asia Capital PLC, the developers of 447 Luna Tower recently met...

SC to GP: Pay another Tk1,000cr within 3 months

SC to GP: Pay another Tk1,000cr within 3...

Dhaka (Bangladesh) Feb 24: The Supreme Court has directed telecom operator Grameenphone (GP) to pay another Tk1,000 due to Bangladesh...

Teenager stabbed to death in Hatirjheel

Teenager stabbed to death in Hatirjheel

Dhaka (Bangladesh) Feb 24: A teenager has been stabbed to death and another injured while they were riding a motorcycle...

BOK widely expected to cut base rate in first half: poll

BOK widely expected to cut base rate in...

Seoul (South Korea) Feb 24: The Bank of Korea (BOK) may again stand pat on its policy rate this month...