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India combats locust attack

After staving off Cyclone Amphan and continuing its fight against the Coronavirus, India will now have to deal with an invasion by desert locusts. The...

Japan lifts COVID-19 state of emergency 6 days early

The government of Japan, on Monday, lifted a state of emergency put in place nationwide since mid-April to stem the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic six...

China moves to impose controversial Hong Kong security law

China's ruling Communist Party has set in motion a controversial national security law for Hong Kong, a move seen as a major blow to...

South Korea orders scheduled remote working for public servants

South Korea on Thursday introduced a flexible working scheme, including flexible working hours and remote working, for public servants, in its latest efforts to...

Pope holds Mass with youth before travelling to Bangladesh

Pope Francis on Thursday led a Mass for youth in Myanmar’s commercial hub Yangon, preaching a message of hope and “good news” in spite...

GSMA announces expanded 2017 Mobile 360 Event Series

The GSMA today announced the schedule and locations for the 2017 GSMA Mobile 360 Series, a regional thought leadership conference series for executives in...

Merck, UNESCO achieve milestone to empower women, girls in STEM

Following the success of Merck Cancer Access Program to empower women in oncology field where they are underrepresented, comes another successful initiative for MERCK...

Starbucks announces Starbucks Reserve Roastery to Tokyo 2018

Starbucks Coffee Company has announced it will open a Starbucks Reserve Roastery, Japan, in 2018. Located in the Nakameguro district, an upscale neighborhood known...

BenQ declares ZOWIE to be its new brand for eSports

BenQ, one of the pioneer of professional gaming monitors and a leading human technology and solutions provider, has announced that the ZOWIE brand will...

Syria claims presence of German and French forces in its territory

The Syrian Government on Wednesday, claimed that German and French Special Forces were present in the northern part of the war-torn country. The Syrian Foreign...

Russia to increase airstrikes on Aleppo to back Syrian army

Russia’s military will conduct airstrikes on Aleppo in the most active way possible to help the Syrian army defend the area against terrorists, Russian...

Arabia CSR Awards 9th Cycle launched in Cairo, Egypt

The 2016 edition of the Arab Region’s most sought after annual awards was officially introduced in a press launch in Cairo, Egypt. In a...

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Mr Paul Okoh, a nutritionist, has warned against the overdose of Vitamin C, to boost immune systems against the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Okoh told News...