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Aug 01, 2021
ANKARA — Dozens of villages were evacuated in tourist hotspots in southern Turkey on Sunday as wildfires that have claimed eight lives raged for a fifth day, while blazes also hit Greece, Italy and Spain.Fanned by soaring temperatures and strong winds, with experts saying that climate change increases both the frequency and intensity of such blazes ...
Aug 01, 2021
BEIJING — Chinese cities rolled out mass testing of millions of people and imposed fr ...
Aug 01, 2021
KANDAHAR, Afghanistan — Afghan forces fought fierce street battles and bombed Taliban ...
Aug 01, 2021
BEIJING — Mushrooming outbreaks of the highly contagious Delta variant prompted China and Australia to impose stricter COVID-19 restrictions ...
Jul 31, 2021
WASHINGTON — The Delta variant of the coronavirus is as contagious as chickenpox, probably causes more severe disease than past strains, and ...
Jul 29, 2021
SYDNEY — Millions of Sydney residents will spend another month in lockdown, authorities announced on Wednesday, citing a still-fast-growing ...
Jul 29, 2021
NEW DELHI — Afghanistan would become a "pariah state" if the Taliban take control by force, US Secretary of State Antony Blinken said on Wed ...
Jul 28, 2021
GENEVA — Schools closed due to the coronavirus pandemic must reopen as soon as possible, the United Nations insisted Tuesday, estimating tha ...
Jul 27, 2021
ATHENS — A fire scorched forests at the base of Mount Penteli north of Athens on Tuesday, threatening suburbs but without causing casualties ...
Jul 26, 2021
MALAGA, Spain — After being double jabbed in Spain, Joan Corrigan thought she’d finally get home to see family before realising the UK autho ...
Jul 25, 2021
KANDAHAR, Afghanistan — More than 22,000 Afghan families have fled from their homes to escape fighting in the former Taliban bastion of Kand ...
Jul 25, 2021
PARIS — More than 100,000 people protested in Australia, France, Italy and Greece on Saturday, sparking clashes with police as they railed a ...
Jul 24, 2021
SYDNEY — Thousands marched through Australia’s two biggest cities in anti-lockdown protests on Saturday, sparking violent clashes with polic ...

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