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J&K: At least one civilian killed as Pak violates ceasefire in Poonch

At least one civilian killed, and another injured as Pakistan violated ceasefire in Balakote & Mendhar sectors of Poonch district at about 2:00 AM on Wednesday.  Pakistan initiated unprovoked ceasefire violation by firing with Small Arms &amp...

Victoria coronavirus cases surge as lockdown looms: Live updates

Hello and welcome to Al Jazeera's continuing coverage of the coronavirus pandemic. I'm Kate Mayberry in Kuala Lumpur.The Australian state of Victoria has confirmed 134 new cases of coronavirus in the past 24 hours, as its borders were closed and it ...

US to restrict visas for some China officials over Tibet

The administration of United States President Donald Trump fired a new shot in its diplomatic war with China on Tuesday by imposing travel bans on Chinese officials it says are restricting foreigners' access to Tibet.While waging concurrent battles ove...

FBI chief slams Chinese cyberattacks on U.S., calls it ‘one of the largest transfers of wealth in human history’

FBI Director Christopher Wray arrives for the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee hearing titled Threats to the Homeland, in Hart Building on Tuesday, November 5, 2019.Tom Williams | CQ-Roll Call, Inc. | Getty ImagesWASHINGTON β€”...

US announces visa restrictions for Chinese govt officials over access to Tibet

United States Secretary of State  Mike Pompeo on Tuesday announced visa restrictions on People's Republic of China (PRC) and  Chinese Communist Party officials under he Reciprocal Access to Tibet Act, 2018. Today I am announcing visa restric...

‘Killing field’: At least 180 bodies discovered in Burkina Faso

At least 180 bodies have been found in common graves in Djibo, a town in the north of Burkina Faso, Human Rights Watch (HRW), said in a report released on Wednesday, saying that the killings were probably carried out by government forces. "Available ev...

Coronavirus going airborne? WHO acknowledges ’emerging evidence’ from 239 scientists in 32 countries

In a mildly alarming update, the World Health Organisation (WHO) on Tuesday acknowledged that there is "evidence emerging" which shows that the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus might be spreading 'airborne', leading to a whole new timorous dimension to the ragin...

Chief Justice Roberts injured head in fall last month, was hospitalized: report

[unable to retrieve full-text content]U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts spent a night in a hospital last month after injuring his forehead in a fall at a Maryland country club, according to a report.

Amy Kennedy wins primary to take on Rep. Jeff Van Drew, who defected to GOP

Amy Kennedy, the wife of ex-Rhode Island Rep. Patrick Kennedy and daughter-in-law of the late Sen. Ted Kennedy, has won the Democratic primary in New Jersey's second congressional district, setting up a November showdown with G...

Ambassador Craft hits China, Russia for backing Syrian regime’s ‘campaign of brutality’

Russia and China vetoed a United Nations Security Council draft resolution to extend cross-border humanitarian aid from Turkey into Syria for another year, despite warnings that Syrian citizens rely on the aid.β€œIt has never been clearer that Russia and...
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J&K: At least one civilian killed as Pak violates ceasefire in Poonch

At least one civilian killed, and another injured as Pakistan violated ceasefire in Balakote & Mendhar sectors of Poonch district at about 2:00 AM on Wednesday.  Pakistan initiated unprovoked ceasefire violation by firing with Small Arms &amp...
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Victoria coronavirus cases surge as lockdown looms: Live updates

Hello and welcome to Al Jazeera's continuing coverage of the coronavirus pandemic. I'm Kate Mayberry in Kuala Lumpur.The Australian state of Victoria has confirmed 134 new cases of coronavirus in the past 24 hours, as its borders were closed and it ...

US to restrict visas for some China officials over Tibet

The administration of United States President Donald Trump fired a new shot in its diplomatic war with China on Tuesday by imposing travel bans on Chinese officials it says are restricting foreigners' access to Tibet.While waging concurrent battles ove...

FBI chief slams Chinese cyberattacks on U.S., calls it ‘one of the largest transfers of wealth in human history’

FBI Director Christopher Wray arrives for the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee hearing titled Threats to the Homeland, in Hart Building on Tuesday, November 5, 2019.Tom Williams | CQ-Roll Call, Inc. | Getty ImagesWASHINGTON β€”...

US announces visa restrictions for Chinese govt officials over access to Tibet

United States Secretary of State  Mike Pompeo on Tuesday announced visa restrictions on People's Republic of China (PRC) and  Chinese Communist Party officials under he Reciprocal Access to Tibet Act, 2018. Today I am announcing visa restric...