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21 Civilians Killed in 10 Days in Arghistan District of Kandahar: AIHRC

21 Civilians Killed in 10 Days in Arghistan District of Kandahar: AIHRC

The Independent Afghanistan Human Rights Commission says 21 civilians have been killed in Taliban-planted bombs in Kandahar’s Arghistan district during the past 10 days.
12 August 20 - 15:42
India records over 60,000 new COVID-19 cases

India records over 60,000 new COVID-19 cases

NEW DELHI, 12th August, 2020 (WAM) -- The Indian Ministry of Health announced on Wednesday 60,963 new coronavirus cases in the past 24 hours, bringing the nationwide toll to 2,330,327.
12 August 20 - 13:33
Putin says Russia’s Health Ministry has approved world’s FIRST Covid-19 vaccine – his own daughter has been vaccinated

Putin says Russia’s Health Ministry has approved world’s FIRST Covid-19 vaccine – his own daughter has been vaccinated

Vladimir Putin announced on Tuesday morning that Russia has registered the world's first vaccine against coronavirus. He says the dose is effective in forming immunity against the deadly pathogen ...
12 August 20 - 09:44
180 Afghan Sikhs and Hindus Headed for India

180 Afghan Sikhs and Hindus Headed for India

A group of around 180 Afghanistan Hindu and Sikhs is likely to reach India on Wednesday, the Times of India reported on Tuesday.
11 August 20 - 12:10
Global coronavirus cases cross 20.2 million

Global coronavirus cases cross 20.2 million

More than 20.2million people have been reported to be infected by the novel coronavirus globally and 739,212​ have died, according to a Reuters tally published on Tuesday.
11 August 20 - 12:00
Afghan in Guantanamo prison on hunger strike demanding release

Afghan in Guantanamo prison on hunger strike demanding release

An Afghan national in US military prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, is on hunger strike since nearly three weeks ago as he protests his ongoing detention.
11 August 20 - 11:59
Thousands cross border after Spin Boldak opens for one day only

Thousands cross border after Spin Boldak opens for one day only

Spin Boldak border crossing opened on Saturday amid tight security, allowing thousands of Afghans and Pakistanis to cross into their home countries.
9 August 20 - 10:43
African Telecom Giant MTN Exiting Afghanistan And Middle East

African Telecom Giant MTN Exiting Afghanistan And Middle East

South African mobile operator MTN Group is exiting Afghanistan and the Middle East, it said on Thursday.
6 August 20 - 14:08
Novavax Signs COVID-19 Vaccine Supply Deal with India

Novavax Signs COVID-19 Vaccine Supply Deal with India

Novavax Inc said on Wednesday it has entered a supply and license agreement with the Serum Institute of India for the development and commercialization of its COVID-19 vaccine candidate.
6 August 20 - 11:21
2 More Kidnapped Indian Engineers Freed in Afghanistan

2 More Kidnapped Indian Engineers Freed in Afghanistan

India said on Tuesday two more of the seven Indian engineers kidnapped in northern Baghlan province in May 2018 had been freed and had returned to the country, the Hindustan Times reported.
5 August 20 - 15:21