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Gunmen kill two women judges in Afghanistan

Reuters | Kabul The Daily Tribune – wwwnewsofbahrain.com Gunmen fired on a car in northern Kabul on Sunday, killing two women judges who worked for Afghanistan’s high court and wounding the driver, a court official said. It was the lat...

Death toll from Indonesia's Sulawesi quake rises to 62

Agencies | Jakarta The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com The death toll of a 6.2-magnitude earthquake which shook Indonesia's West Sulawesi province on Friday rose to 62, the national disaster mitigation agency said on Sunday....

Iran fires long-range missiles

Agencies | Dubai The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com Iran’s Revolutionary Guards yesterday fired long-range ballistic missiles into the Indian Ocean on the second day of a military exercise. “One of our most importa...

Saudi to reopen Qatar embassy in coming days

Reuters | Riyadh The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com Saudi Arabia expects to re-open its embassy in Qatar in the coming days, Saudi’s foreign minister said yesterday. It is just a matter of logistics, Saudi Arabia’s...

US designates UAE, Bahrain as ‘major strategic partners’

Agencies | Washington The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com The United States has designated the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Bahrain as its major strategic partners, the White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany said. &ldqu...

Pakistan approves AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine for emergency use

Agencies | Islamabad  The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 vaccine has been approved for emergency use in Pakistan, the health minister said on Saturday, making it the first coronavirus vaccine to get t...

Indonesia quake kills at least 42, injures hundreds

Reuters | Jakarta The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com A powerful earthquake killed at least 42 people and injured hundreds on Indonesia’s island of Sulawesi on Friday, trapping several under rubble and unleashing dozens of ...

India kicks off 'world's largest' vaccination campaign

Reuters | New Delhi The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will launch the “world’s largest” vaccination campaign on Saturday as the populous nation tries to bring th...

Sinopharm Covid vaccine safe for children, teenagers

Reuters | Beijing The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com A Covid-19 vaccine developed by China National Biotec Group (CNBG), a Sinopharm subsidiary, is safe in those aged between three and 17, based on clinical data obtained by the compan...

Coalition Forces intercept three bomb-laden UAVs

Agencies | Riyadh The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com The Joint Coalition forces have successfully intercepted and destroyed this morning three bomb-laden UAVs launched towards the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. “T...

Concerns as India to roll out home-grown vaccine

AFP | Bhopal The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com A homegrown coronavirus vaccine will be rolled out in India from Saturday even though clinical trials haven't been completed. But the government insists it will be safe and effective....

Nine injured as bus left dangling from highway in New York

Agencies | New York The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com A bus in New York City careened off a road and was left dangling from an overpass in a crash late on Thursday that caused serious injuries to the driver, police said. The ...

Fire destroys 500 houses in Bangladesh Rohingya camp

AFP | Dhaka The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com More than 2,000 Rohingya refugees in a camp in Bangladesh were left homeless Thursday after a blaze ripped through over 500 shacks in the early hours, an official sa...

At least 34 killed as quake rocks Indonesia

AFP | Jakarta The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com A powerful earthquake rocked Indonesia's Sulawesi island early Friday, killing at least 34 people, levelling a hospital and severely damaging other buildings, authorities said. ...