Cambodia closes up to 10 schools over COVID-19

22/02/2021 20:28

The Cambodian Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports has ordered the temporary closure of up to 10 schools in and around Phnom Penh due to the nation’s latest COVID-19 community outbreak.

Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi arrested

01/02/2021 10:17

Myanmar's leader Aung San Suu Kyi and other senior figures from the ruling National League for Democracy (NLD) have been detained in a military raid on early February 1, according to foreign media.

Biden takes the helm, appeals for unity to take on crises

21/01/2021 15:41

Joe Biden was sworn in as the 46th president of the United States, declaring that “democracy has prevailed” and summoning American resilience and unity to confront the deeply divided nation’s historic confluence of crises.

Indonesia quake kills at least 35, injures hundreds

15/01/2021 15:02

 A 6.2-magnitude earthquake on Indonesia’s Sulawesi island killed at least 35 people and injured hundreds on Friday, with the meteorological agency warning of aftershocks, possibly strong enough to trigger a tsunami.

WHO tells rich countries: stop cutting the vaccines queue

09/01/2021 21:59

 The head of the World Health Organization said on Friday there is a “clear problem” that low- and middle-income countries are not yet receiving supplies of COVID-19 vaccines and urged countries to stop striking bilateral deals with manufacturers.