• Storm Isaias pounds US East Coast, killing at least 5Storm Isaias pounds US East Coast, killing at least 5
    Two people died when Isaias spun off a tornado that struck a North Carolina mobile home park. Another person died in Pennsylvania when their vehicle was overtaken by water and swept downstream. Two others were killed by falling trees toppled by the storm in Maryland and New York City, authorities said. Read more »
  • China vows retaliation if any US action against journalistsChina vows retaliation if any US action against journalists
    China vowed on Tuesday to retaliate if the United States persisted with "hostile action" against Chinese journalists who may be forced to leave in coming days if their US visas are not extended. "The US has been escalating its actions against Chinese journalists," Wang told reporters. "The US should immediately correct its mistake and stop its actions." Read more »
  • ISIS Khorasan branch new leader is Pak-based Haqqani Network terrorist: Afghan ministerISIS Khorasan branch new leader is Pak-based Haqqani Network terrorist: Afghan minister
  • Aung San Suu Kyi confirms contesting for second termAung San Suu Kyi confirms contesting for second term
    After decades of military rule, Suu Kyi, who won the Nobel Peace Prize for campaigning for democracy, took the reins in 2016 after an electoral landslide, but has been forced to share power with the generals. Read more »
  • 3 men rescued from Pacific island after writing SOS in sand3 men rescued from Pacific island after writing SOS in sand
    Three men have been rescued from a tiny Pacific island after writing a giant SOS sign in the sand that was spotted from above. The men had been missing in the Micronesia archipelago for nearly three days when their distress signal was spotted Sunday on uninhabited Pikelot Island by searchers on Australian and US aircraft. Read more »
  • N Korea has 'probably' developed nuclear devices to fit ballistic missiles: UN reportN Korea has 'probably' developed nuclear devices to fit ballistic missiles: UN report
  • Hurricane Isaias makes landfall in North CarolinaHurricane Isaias makes landfall in North Carolina
    Hurricane Isaias has made landfall near Ocean Isle Beach, North Carolina. The hurricane made landfall on Monday with maximum sustained winds of 136 km/h. Coastal shops and restaurants closed early, power began to flicker at oceanfront hotels and even the most adventurous of beachgoers abandoned the sand on Monday night as newly restrengthened Hurricane Isaias sped toward the Carolinas. Read more »
  • US adds 46,321 Covid-19 cases in 24 hours: Johns HopkinsUS adds 46,321 Covid-19 cases in 24 hours: Johns Hopkins
    The US added 46,321 new coronavirus cases in 24 hours Monday. The US has now recorded 4,711,323 total cases, with 155,366 deaths, making it by far the worst-hit country in the world. Monday was the second day to notch a slightly lower caseload, after a string of five days last week had all recorded more than 60,000 new daily infections. Read more »
  • Pak PM Imran Khan hopes for early start of Intra-Afghan talksPak PM Imran Khan hopes for early start of Intra-Afghan talks
  • Fierce competition starts between US, China for energy corridors in Central AsiaFierce competition starts between US, China for energy corridors in Central Asia
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