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New cases of hog virus reported on Philippine island of Luzon

LINGAYEN, Pangasinan, Jan. 24 (PIA) - As China is grappling to contain an outbreak of coronavirus, in the Philippipines, the ...

Huanggang locks down over coronovirus threat

BEIJING, China - The authorities in Huanggang city in China have imposed a quarantine lockdown in a bid to stop ...

Tragic Australian bushfires claim lives of U.S. firefighters

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Flags will be flown at half mast throughout New South Wales in Australia on Friday, following ...

Coronavirus threat : Odisha Health Department issues advisory

Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], Jan 25 (ANI): In the backdrop of the threat posed by the coronavirus (nCoV), the Odisha government ...

Tagalog News: Ikalawang Viaduct ng Plaridel Bypass, 70% nang tapos

SAN RAFAEL, Bulacan, Enero 25 (PIA) -- Target matapos sa kalagitnaan ng taong ito ang konstruksyon ng ikalawang viaduct ng ...

Wu celebrates Chinese New Year by leading pack in Dubai

Dubai - An opening eagle and four birdies lifted China's Wu Ashun into a one shot lead after Saturday's Dubai ...

Zidane defends Bale after latest injury set-back

Madrid - Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane defended Gareth Bale on Saturday after the Welshman picking up another injury and ...

India Restores Some Internet in Kashmir After Nearly Six Months

NEW DELHI - Nearly six months after India imposed a communications blackout in Indian Kashmir, internet services were partially restored ...

Iranian FM: Tehran Still Willing to Negotiate With US

DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - Iran is not ruling out negotiations with the United States even after an American drone ...

Kyrgios wins five-set thriller, faces Nadal next

No. 23 Nick Kyrgios of Australia outlasted No. 16 Karen Khachanov of Russia in an epic five-setter to reach the ...

Australia Prepares for Controversial National Day

SYDNEY - Australia commemorates its national day on Sunday (Jan 26). It is a time of mixed feelings. Many indigenous ...

Hong Kong declares virus outbreak an 'emergency'

Hong Kong [China], Jan 25 (ANI): Hong Kong on Saturday declared the outbreak of the new strain of SARS virus ...

Opening eagle helps vault Wu into Dubai lead

Dubai - An opening eagle and four birdies lifted China's Wu Ashun into a one shot lead after Saturday's Dubai ...

Coronavirus Outbreak Raises Health, Economic Concerns in Asia

Southeast Asia's proximity to China and dependence on that nation for a major share of its economy is raising concerns ...

NZ, Fiji, England command sevens attention

Hamilton - New Zealand, Fiji and England emerged as the unbeaten sides in the new cut-throat version of the World ...

China deploys 450 military medical staff to virus epicentre

China has deployed 450 military medical staff, some with experience combating SARS or Ebola, to a central city stricken by ...

Countries with confirmed cases of coronavirus

A SARS-like virus has claimed 26 lives since emerging on December 31 in a market in the Chinese city of ...

Powell: Blitzboks weren't good enough, dropped standards

Cape Town - Blitzboks coach Neil Powell has given a frank assessment if his side's crucial loss to England at ...

Coronavirus: Surgical masks selling out in New York's China Town

Teresa Zhan, a pharmacist in Manhattan's Chinatown, had not seen protective face masks sell out in her 10 years as ...

Live Animal Markets Worldwide Can Spawn Diseases, Experts Say

WASHINGTON - The virus that has caused dozens of deaths and hundreds of illnesses worldwide emerged from a market in ...

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Study says Dublin Airport supporting or facilitating 130,000 jobs

DUBLIN, Ireland - The importance of the tourism industry to Ireland has been highlighted in a report which has examined ...

Chinese stocks sink as investors panic over spreading virus

SYDNEY, Australia - Shares in China dropped sharply on Friday as two populous cities in the country went into lockdown ...

Queen Elizabeth grants Royal Assent to Brexit Bill

LONDON, UK - Britain Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Brexit bill finally became law after receiving royal assent from Queen Elizabeth ...

Huanggang locks down over coronovirus threat

BEIJING, China - The authorities in Huanggang city in China have imposed a quarantine lockdown in a bid to stop ...

Small nations dominate rankings of least corrupt countries

WELLINGTON, New Zealand | COPENHAGEN, Denmark - New Zealand and Denmark have jointly been awarded the least corrupt countries in ...

Airlines facing competition from sleeper trains

Dutch airline KLM recently launched a new advertising campaign called "Fly Responsibly". Remarkably, it seems to encourage viewers to fly ...

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