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113 dead in Myanmar's jade mine landslide

Dozens of low-paid migrant workers die each year while working in the country's highly lucrative but poorly regulated jade industry

02 Jul 2020 1:14 PM

UK confident COVID-19 tracking system will be in place before lockdown eased

Health workers have warned that any failure in tracing people with the virus and their contacts would result in a second deadly wave

22 May 2020 4:23 PM

Australians emerge from coronavirus lockdown to beers and lattes

Country’s second most populous state reported a total of 29 new cases on Friday, a bump up from the recent daily average of fewer than 20

15 May 2020 1:38 PM

Nicaragua releases 2,800 prisoners to house arrest to contain virus

Many of the political prisoners arrested during 2018 protests against president Ortega still kept in jail

14 May 2020 1:27 PM

Wuhan to test all residents after handful of new infections

A cluster of six new cases was found in one part of the city, the first local infections reported in Wuhan since the lockdown was eased

13 May 2020 1:57 PM

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113-year-old Spanish woman survives coronavirus

Maria Branyas is likely to be the world's oldest person to have survived the the pandemic

13 May 2020 9:29 AM

Russia overtakes Italy and Britain after record rise in virus cases

The number of new cases jumped by 11,656 in the past 24 hours, taking the total count to 221,344

11 May 2020 3:50 PM

South Korea reports highest rise in virus cases in a month after restrictions eased

PM says health officials are struggling to trace "thousands of people" who went to clubs and bars once the country loosened its lockdown

11 May 2020 8:54 AM

Pakistan begins to ease month-long lockdown even as coronavirus cases rise

Prime Minister Imran Khan cited the economic crisis due to the shutdown as reason to allow businesses to open from Saturday

09 May 2020 3:01 PM

France prepares to lift lockdown, red zone Paris under watch

Prime minister Edouard Philippe opine that enough progress had been made in curbing the virus and supporting hospitals

08 May 2020 12:57 PM

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Brazil emerges as next big coronavirus hotspot

New cases rose roughly 9.2% over the last 24 hours, while deaths increased roughly 7.8%

07 May 2020 12:58 PM

UK overtakes Italy, reports highest coronavirus death toll in Europe

Only the United States, with a population nearly five times greater, has suffered more confirmed fatalities from the virus than Britain

06 May 2020 10:28 AM

Top Chinese health official warns of virus rebound

As of Sunday, 962 asymptomatic cases, including 98 from abroad, were still under medical observation in the country

04 May 2020 9:35 AM

Spain sees further dip in daily virus death toll

This is the fifth straight day that the number of daily deaths has hovered around 300, with the lowest figure since March 20

30 Apr 2020 4:20 PM

Upcoming WhatsApp feature will forever change the way we use the app

WhatsApp is getting ready to roll-out multiple-device support for Android users and this will help in enhancing security to new levels.

25 Nov 2019 1:27 PM

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1.5 billion people’s WhatsApp messages will self-destruct

A new feature has been discovered which has revealed that WhatsApp is finally testing self-destructing messages.

03 Oct 2019 8:25 AM

YouTube makes it easy to search comments

The new comment search filters in YouTube Studio allow creators to filter comments by response status.

28 Sep 2019 7:47 AM

Pinterest will let you 'react' to pins in Group Board

The reactions include a pair of clapping hands and a thumbs down option.

19 Sep 2019 7:34 AM

Massive Amazon update incoming; will change the way you shop

One-tap ratings is an experiment and allows a user to just tap once to leave a star rating on any item.

16 Sep 2019 7:37 AM

'Memories' is Google Photos' new stories-style feature

The feature shows photos from your past which are presented privately.

13 Sep 2019 7:49 AM

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