Chinese pray for health in Lunar New Year as COVID death toll rises

(Reuters) – China rang in the Lunar New Year on Sunday with its people praying

Chris Hipkins set to replace Jacinda Ardern as New Zealand prime minister

(Reuters) – Chris Hipkins, who played a significant role in New Zealand’s response to the

South Korea fire spurs evacuation of 500 from shanty town

(Reuters) – About 500 people were evacuated on Friday after fire broke out in a

Freezing temperatures kill 78 people in Afghanistan

(Reuters) – At least 78 people have died of cold in Afghanistan during the country’s

PM Ardern shocks New Zealand, says she is stepping down

(Reuters) – New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern on Thursday made a shock announcement she

Deputy U.N. chief has talks in Afghanistan on women’s rights

(Reuters) – The United Nations deputy secretary-general discussed women’s rights with Afghanistan’s acting foreign minister

China’s population shrinks for the first time in six decades

(Reuters) – China’s population fell last year for the first time in six decades, a

At least 6 killed as Tornado, thunderstorms strike central Alabama

(Reuters) – At least six people were killed in central Alabama on Thursday as thunderstorms

At least 11 die in Colombia as ELN rebels clash with dissident ex-FARC fighters

(Reuters) – At least 11 fighters have been killed during clashes in northeast Colombia between

Maryland House of Delegates member Bhandari takes oath

Dr Harry Bhandari, the first Maryland State Delegate from the Nepali-origin community, has taken an