As per the China Earthquake Networks Centre (CENC), tremors of earthquake were felt in Mongolia on Saturday afternoon, July 4. The earthquake with a Magnitude of 5.2 on the Richter Scale, was initially determined to be at 47 degrees north latitude and 116.3 degrees east longitude. The epicentre of theContinue Reading

In the wake of the heavy rains that lashed parts of Japan, triggering floods and landslides, around 75,000 people were ordered to be evacuated in western Japan on Saturday, July 4. The heavy rains that have wreaked havoc in parts of the country, left scores stranded and 13 missing withContinue Reading

Major explosions rocked two largest cities of Somalia on Saturday, July 4, as a suicide car bomber detonated near the port in Mogadishu and a land mine in a restaurant on the outskirts of Baidoa, killing four people and injuring several others, said officials. The mine was detonated by remoteContinue Reading

In an exchange of verbal messages with Mongolian Prime Minister and leader of the Mongolian People’s Party (MPP) Ukhnaa Khurelsukh, Chinese President Xi Jinping on Friday, July 3, said that the cooperation between the two nations in their fight against the COVID-19 pandemic is suggestive of the deep friendship betweenContinue Reading

Canadian Prime Minister Mr. Justin Trudeau on Friday, July 3 said that Canada is suspending its extradition treaty with Hong Kong. During his address to a news conference, the Prime Minister said, “Effective immediately, Canada will not permit the export of sensitive military items to Hong Kong.” The move comesContinue Reading

The investigation in the matter of high number of elephant carcasses, 275, found in the popular Okavango Delta area of the southern African nation in recent weeks, is underway, said Botswana. “This is one of the biggest disasters to impact elephants this century, and right in the middle of oneContinue Reading

By releasing the list of 59 countries and territories that will not have to go into quarantine from July 10, the government of the United Kingdom announced the biggest step yet on the road to recovery. A list has been published that contains the names of countries that no longerContinue Reading

Over alleged charges of membership in a terror organization, Amnesty International’s former Turkey Chairman, Taner Kilic, has been convicted by a Turkish court. The move came on Friday, July 3, when he has also been sentenced to more than six years in prison. Apart from Taner Kilic, three other humanContinue Reading

Reversing a decision to expel the EU’s ambassador, on Thursday, July 2, Venezuela’s Foreign Affairs Minister Jorge Arreaza said that the two sides have agreed to promote diplomatic contact “at the highest level”. After a telephonic conversation between Arreaza and the EU’s High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy,Continue Reading

“A lot, a lot, a lot of people are coming in every day. With COVID-19,” said a nurse at Johannesburg hospital, where the ward for Coronavirus patients is full and new arrivals are sent to the general wards where they have to wait for days for their test reports. AlreadyContinue Reading