REUTERS Japan may have come away without a medal as it hosted the latest Olympic marathons but can take heart in the high finishes of its top runners in hot and humid conditions that forced many of the world's top competitors to drop out. S..
The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) yesterday reported that there were 199 new cases of coronavirus (Covid-19) and 173 individuals have so far recovered from the virus during the past 24 hours, which brings the total number of people recov..
REUTERS Australia saw a record daily number of new coronavirus cases this year on Saturday, with the country's most populous states of New South Wales, Victoria and Queensland recording a total of 361 cases of the highly infectious Delta varia..
CANBERRA, Aug 6 - Australia will not accept Chinese demands to change policy in order to restart bilateral talks, Foreign Minister Marise Payne said. "We've been advised by China that they will only engage in high-level dialogue if we mee..
TOKYO, Aug 6 - April Ross and Alix Klineman won the first Olympic gold medal for the United States in women's beach volleyball since 2012 on Friday, when they beat Australia's Mariafe Artacho del Solar and Taliqua Clancy at the Tokyo Games, w..
MUMBAI, Aug 6 - India reported 44,643 new cases of the coronavirus in the last 24 hours, the federal health ministry said on Friday, taking its tally to 31.86 million cases. Deaths rose by 464, taking total fatalities to 426,754. Reporting by S..
BEIJING, Aug 6 - China reported on Friday its highest daily count for new coronavirus cases in its current outbreak, fuelled by a surge in locally transmitted infections. China reported 124 new confirmed coronavirus cases in the mainland for..
REUTERS The state-owned Gulf airline said on Thursday it had been told to ground the planes until "the root cause can be established and a satisfactory solution made available to permanently correct the underlying condition." Qatar Ai..
The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) today reported that there are 181 new cases of coronavirus (Covid-19) and 99 individuals have so far recovered from the virus during the past 24 hours, which brings the total number of people recovered i..