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107-yr-old Japanese identical twins recognized as world’s oldest

Two Japanese sisters aged 107 years and 300 days have been certified as the world's oldest living identical twins and the oldest...

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Yohani to perform in India

Sri Lankan music artist and youth icon Yohani de Silva to make her first performance in India after her song ‘Menike mage...

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India to resume COVID vaccine exports from October

India will resume Covid vaccine exports from October, Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya has announced. The world’s largest vaccine producer...

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Eastern Asia

107-yr-old Japanese identical twins recognized as world’s oldest

Two Japanese sisters aged 107 years and 300 days have been certified as the world's oldest living identical twins and the oldest...

Japanese “bento” box meals to debut at Paris train station in November

Japanese "bento" box meals called "ekiben," typically eaten on the train on long-haul trips, will make a debut at a Paris railway...

U.S. Universal Studios opens 1st theme park in China

Universal Studios, operated by the U.S. film giant, has opened its first theme park in China in its capital, with tensions between...

North Korea: Aukus could trigger a ‘Nuclear arms race’

The Aukus deal will cause "upset the strategic balance in the Asia-Pacific region" as per a foreign Ministry Official. The deal is...

International photography festival opens in north China

The 21st Pingyao International Photography Festival kicked off Sunday (September 19) in Pingyao, a UNESCO world cultural heritage site known for its...

South Asia

India to resume COVID vaccine exports from October

India will resume Covid vaccine exports from October, Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya has announced. The world’s largest vaccine producer...

Pakistan receives cargo ship carrying 40 buses for Karachi BRT project

A cargo ship carrying the Green Line Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) project buses has arrived in Pakistan, putting public transportation in Karachi...

India sets World Record in vaccination progress

India crossed 2.5 crore COVID-19 vaccinations in a day for the first time on Friday (September 17) as the Government raced to...

Indian authorities search activist Harsh Mander’s premises

Hashar Mander prominent human rights activist critical of the government was faced with a home and office raid by the Indian governemt...

India administered 20 million Covid Vaccines to mark PM’s birthday

India administered more than 20 million Covid vaccine doses in a day on Friday in a record-breaking effort to mark PM Narendra...

Tech

South Eastern Asia

At least 40 killed in fire at overcrowded prison in Indonesia

A fire tore through an overcrowded block in a jail in Indonesia’s Banten province in the early hours of Wednesday, killing at...

330 people affected by floods in Indonesia’s South Sulawesi

At least 330 people were affected by one-meter-high floods that submerged 90 houses and plantations in Polewali Mandar district of Indonesia's South...

Thailand donates medical equipment to Sri Lanka to support COVID treatment

Foreign Secretary Jayanath Colombage accepted a donation of medical equipment today (Sep. 01) from Chargé d’ affaires of the Royal Thai Embassy...

BUSINESS

How to answer common interview questions?

At a time of receiving an opportunity to be interviewed you might be feeling excited. The key to providing successful answers is...

What are Employee Assistance Programs?

An employee assistance program is a company sponsored counseling service that some companies tend to have instituted. These services are present to...

Sport

IPL to be held with limited spectators in UAE

The event organizers of the Indian Premier League announced that limited spectators will be allowed into the stadiums for the event, which is...

Paralympic games have commenced

Tokyo’s Paralympic Games commence yesterday (August 24), despite a year-long pandemic delay and as Japan battles a surge in virus cases.

ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2021 fixtures revealed

The ICC Men's T20 World Cup 2021 in UAE and Oman will get underway from 17 October, with the final to be...

ICC to push for cricket’s inclusion at Olympics 2028

The International Cricket Council (ICC) is preparing a bid for the sport’s inclusion at the 2028 Olympic Games in Los Angeles.