South Korea has registered 256 new cases of the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19), bringing the total number of infected people in the country to 2,022, according to Korean Health Ministry's Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (KCDC).
The situation in Syria’s northwestern province of Idlib worsened sharply on Thursday, after 33 Turkish soldiers were killed in an airstrike.
The virus, which originated in the Chinese city of Wuhan in late December 2019, has taken the lives of about 2,700 people worldwide, as it continues to spread to other countries around the globe causing a panic.
The 35-year-old pipeline was said to be the largest water source in the area, providing over 50 percent of Houston’s fresh water. Local authorities are still fighting to contain and repair the break.
The US president's visit to India has ushered in a new era in relations between the two countries, opines Amrita Dhillon, an Indian foreign affairs analyst, praising Donald Trump for not meddling in the country's affairs over Kashmir and the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA).
The gargantuan blast is recorded as occurring in a distant galaxy cluster hundreds of millions of light years away from planet Earth, and five times bigger than the previous record holder, according to a study report.
NEW YORK (Sputnik) - Crude prices hit 2017 lows as investors were driven from the oil market on fears that the coronavirus crisis will completely damage demand growth for the year.
Israel recently carried air raids into Syrian territory, hitting positions of various groups that Tel Aviv has deemed to be hostile to the Jewish state.