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Taliban seals off Kabul airport, stops people as evacuation process nears end

KABUL – The Taliban on Saturday sealed off Kabul airport in order to prevent large crowds from leaving the war-torn ...

ASEAN luminaries call for inclusive digital trade ecosystem: NIKKEI-ISEAS forum

CHINA – Co-organized by NIKKEI Group and ISEAS – Yusof Ishak Institute (ISEAS), the “Nikkei-ISEAS Forum on Digitalizing Trade in ...

Delta variant sends deaths soaring in remote French Polynesia

PAPEETE – Covid infections are soaring in the sparsely populated Pacific territory of French Polynesia, with health authorities reporting 54 ...

India reports 25,072 new COVID-19 cases, lowest in 160 days

NEW DELHI – India has reported 25,072 new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours, the lowest in 160 days, ...

People in Kabul facing difficulties due to soaring prices, suspension of banking services

KABUL – Kabul, the capital city of Afghanistan, is witnessing a massive surge in prices of commodities and suspension of ...

India reports 36,571 new COVID-19 cases, active tally lowest in 150 days

NEW DELHI – With 36,571 COVID-19 new cases reported in the last 24 hours, India’s active tally has dropped to ...

HuaweiEnablesAPAC Railway Digitalization for Sustainable Mobility

SINGAPORE – Huawei Asia-PacificRailway Forum 2021, themed”Smart Rail, Better Future Mobility,” concluded on Friday. Participants at the forum explored the ...

Trump blames Joe Biden for Afghan crisis, seeks his resignation

WASHINGTON – Former US President Donald Trump called on his successor Joe Biden to step down after the Afghan government ...

UN chief calls on Taliban to halt offensive against gov’t forces

AGENCY – United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Friday called on Taliban militants to immediately halt their offensive against government ...

Over half of Afghanistan’s provinces fall to Taliban

KABUL – Taliban has toppled six provincial capitals in the past 24 hours which brings the total number of provinces ...