France Registers Total of Over 10,000 Deaths

Europe | April 8, 2020 7:11:30 AM IST

Paris [France], April 8 (Sputnik/ANI): France has registered more than 10,000 coronavirus deaths since the beginning of the epidemic, the head of the national public health service Jerome Salomon said

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Turkey starts testing plasma therapy as potential COVID-19 treatment

Asia | April 8, 2020 7:11:28 AM IST

Ankara[Turkey], April 7 (Sputnik/ANI): Turkey has started testing plasma therapy as a possible treatment for the coronavirus disease, Turkish Red Crescent Society President Kerem Kinik said on Tuesday

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Afghan forces kill 6 Taliban members in Afghanistan

Asia | April 8, 2020 10:11:32 PM IST

Zabul [Afghanistan], April 08 (Sputnik/ANI): The Afghan military killed six Taliban terrorists and detained one of its commanders after repelling their attack in the southern province of Zabul, the Af

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Saudi Health Minister predicts huge increase of COVID-19 cases

Riyadh |Wednesday, 2020 10:45:05 AM IST

Studies by Saudi and international experts on epidemics predicted a huge increase in the number of COVID-19 cases in Saudi Arabia in the coming weeks, the Saudi Press Agency reported.

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Palestine warns Israel against annexation policy

Ramallah |Wednesday, 2020 11:45:05 AM IST

Palestine warned Israel against pressing ahead with annexation policy amid its process to form a new government.

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Crowd swarm trains as Wuhan lifts outbound travel ban

Wuhan |Wednesday, 2020 6:15:05 AM IST

As cars queued up at expressway toll gates and passengers prepared to board trains to leave Wuhan, the megacity in central China started lifting outbound travel restrictions from Wednesday after almos

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Spain's coronavirus toll exceeds 14,500 with 757 fatalities in single day

Europe | April 8, 2020 4:11:38 PM IST

Madrid [Spain], April 8, (Sputnik/ANI): Spain's COVID-19 death toll has exceeded 14,500, as 757 new fatalities have been registered over the past 24 hours, the Health Ministry said on Wednesday.

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African Americans have higher rates of COVID-19 infection in US

Washington |Wednesday, 2020 1:45:05 PM IST

US President Donald Trump said evidence shows African Americans having higher rates of COVID-19 infection in the United States.

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EU sends medical team to Italy to help fight COVID-19

Brussels |Wednesday, 2020 1:15:05 PM IST

A team of European doctors and nurses from Romania and Norway is being dispatched to Milan and Bergamo to help Italian medical staff battle the coronavirus pandemic, the European Union (EU) said in a

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All Microsoft events to be digital-only till July 2021

San Francisco |Wednesday, 2020 4:15:05 AM IST

In a strong message for tech giants as new coronavirus continues its unabated growth globally particularly in the US, Microsoft is planning to make all its events – internal as well as external –

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Easter Bunny, Tooth Fairy essential workers, NZ PM tells kids

Wellington |Tuesday, 2020 7:45:05 AM IST

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern on Monday assured the nation's children that the Easter Bunny and the Tooth Fairy are indeed essential workers but it might be "difficult" for them to get to

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HK's Lam rejects calls for voluntary pay freeze

Hong Kong |Tuesday, 2020 6:45:05 PM IST

Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam has dismissed calls from across the political spectrum to take a voluntary pay freeze, after it was revealed her annual salary had increased to HK$5.21 million ($6

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