Around 1.24 billion people in China fully vaccinated against COVID-19By TRN Online
Nearly 1.24 billion people across the Chinese mainland had been fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as of Friday, a Chinese health official said Saturday.
Striking pictures from around the world this weekBy TRN Online
From a Pakistani bride’s beautiful hands designed with henna and adorned with jewellery at her wedding ceremony in Rawalpindi, Islamabad, Pakistan, to Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy’s moving speech to the U.S. Congress by video pleading for support as his country is besieged by Russian forces, at the Capitol in Washington, to the Jewish community’s global celebrations of Purim, this photo gallery highlights some of the most compelling images from around the world made or published...
Russian missiles strike LvivBy TRN Online
Russian missiles struck an area near the airport of the western Ukrainian city of Lviv early on Friday, the mayor said, while Japan and Australia imposed new sanctions on Russian entities as punishment for its invasion.
Moderna seeks FDA authorization for 4th dose of COVID shotBy RSS
Drugmaker Moderna asked the Food and Drug Administration on Thursday to authorize a fourth shot of its COVID-19 vaccine as a booster dose for all adults.
Karolina Bielawska from Poland wins Miss WorldBy TRN Online
Poland's Karolina Bielawska has crowned the 70th Miss World on Wednesday, with contestants and organizers expressing solidarity with Ukrainians during an on-stage candle tribute at the televised finale.
120,000 km of roads opened in Tibet in 2021By TRN Online
Tibet completed investment worth 20.1 billion yuan (about 3.2 billion U.S. dollars) in fixed assets for road transport, said Xu Wenqiang, head of the department.
WHO says global rise in COVID cases is 'tip of the iceberg'By TRN Online
Figures showing a global rise in COVID-19 cases could herald a much bigger problem as some countries also report a drop in testing rates, the WHO said, warning nations to remain vigilant against the virus.
Russia says Ukraine talks progressing as onslaught continuesBy TRN Online
Hopes for diplomatic progress rose after Zelenskyy said Tuesday that Ukraine realized it could not join NATO, his most explicit acknowledgment that the goal, enshrined in Ukraine’s Constitution, was unlikely to be met. Russian President Vladimir Putin has long depicted Ukraine’s NATO aspirations as a threat to Russia, something the Western military alliance denies.
Talks with Ukraine are hard, Russia for peace as soon as possible — chief delegateBy TRN Online
"The negotiators’ main task is to search through the tremendous amount of complex issues to pick those on which agreement is possible, to rely on them, to include these points of agreement in the agenda and to gradually move forward step by step towards the end result that will suit our peoples - the conclusion of peace," he said.
China urges U.S. to take concrete actions to ease situation in UkraineBy TRN Online
The United States should deeply reflect on the role it has played in the development of the Ukraine crisis and make tangible efforts to ease the situation in Ukraine, Zhao added.
Russia steps up assaults as Ukraine appeals for more helpBy The Rising Nepal
Russia escalated its bombardment of the Ukrainian capital and launched new assaults on the port city of Mariupol, making bloody advances on the ground as Ukraine’s president prepared Wednesday to make a direct appeal for more help in a rare speech by a foreign leader to the U.S. Congress.
Ukraine sees room for compromise, as 20,000 escape MariupolBy The Rising Nepal
Ukraine said it saw possible room for compromise in talks with Russia despite Moscow’s stepped up bombardment Tuesday of Kyiv and new assaults on the port city of Mariupol, from where an estimated 20,000 civilians managed to flee through a humanitarian corridor.
Ukraine’s capital under fire; 3 EU nation leaders to visitBy TRN Online
Russia’s relentless bombardment of Ukraine edged closer to central Kyiv on Tuesday, with a series of strikes hitting a residential neighbourhood as the leaders of three European Union countries planned a bold visit to Ukraine’s embattled capital in a show of support.
COVID-19 cases more than double in China’s growing outbreakBy The Rising Nepal
China’s new COVID-19 cases Tuesday more than doubled from the previous day as the country faces by far its biggest outbreak since the early days of the pandemic.
India records 2,503 fresh COVID-19 cases, 27 deaths in last 24 hoursBy RSS
India logged 2,503 fresh COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare informed on Monday. On Sunday, India reported 3,116 new COVID-19 infections and 47 deaths. The Ministry also informed that 27 fatalities in the last 24 hours have pushed the death toll to 5,15,877. Of these fatalities, Kerala reported 15 deaths, as per its state health bulletin.
Flow of health supplies is reaching Ukraine, WHO saysBy TRN Online
A flow of medical gear and equipment, including trauma kits, is reaching Ukraine to prop up a health care system grappling with a shortage of supplies amid Russia's invasion, the World Health Organization said on Monday.
Russian airstrike escalates offensive in western UkraineBy The Rising Nepal
Russian missiles pounded a military base in western Ukraine on Sunday, killing 35 people in an attack on a facility that served as a crucial hub for cooperation between Ukraine and the NATO countries supporting its defense. The barrage marked an escalation of Moscow’s offensive and moved the fighting perilously close to the Polish border.
Russian airstrike hits base in western Ukraine, kills 35By TRN Online
Waves of Russian missiles pounded a military training base close to Ukraine’s western border with NATO member Poland, killing 35 people. The strike followed Russian threats to target foreign weapon shipments that are helping Ukrainian fighters defend their country against Russia’s grinding invasion.
Russia strikes military base near Polish border, nine dead, Ukraine saysBy TRN Online
A Russian missile attack on a large Ukrainian military facility near the border with NATO member Poland on Sunday killed nine people and wounded 57, Ukrainian officials said.