• AT LEAST 16 STRANDED SNOW-TOURISTS DIE AT PAKISTAN HILL STATION

    At least 16 tourists died in freezing temperatures after being stranded in their vehicles in northern Pakistan, where thousands had flocked to enjoy the snow, officials said on Saturday. With some 1,000 vehicles still stranded, the government has declared Murree, 64 km (40 miles) northeast of the capital Islamabad, a calamity hit area. “For the […]

  • RUSSIA REACTS FURIOUSLY TO BLINKEN JIBE OVER TROOPS IN KAZAKHSTAN

    Russia responded angrily on Saturday to a comment by U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken that Kazakhstan might have a hard time getting rid of Russian troops, saying he should reflect instead on U.S. military meddling around the world. Blinken on Friday challenged Russia’s justification for sending forces into Kazakhstan after days of violent unrest […]

  • ABIAD: OMICRON WAVE IS TURNING INTO A TSUNAMI

    Minister of Public Health Firas Abiad, wrote via his personal Twitter account the following: “An Omicron wave that started three weeks ago in Lebanon is turning into a tsunami. The situation in hospitals and ICUs remains stable, capacity is being boosted. On another front, shortages in medications, particularly for cancer, and milk has worsened lately. Why, and […]

  • Weather Forecast for Saturday

    Riyadh, In its daily forecast for the weather in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the National Center of Meteorology (NCM) reported that the sky will be partly cloudy, along with thunderstorms and fog on some parts of Jazzan, Asir, Baha, Makkah and Al-Madinah Al-Munawarah regions. The report added that the surface wind movement along the […]

  • Mauritania Records 1,211 New Cases of Coronavirus

    Nouakchott, Mauritania recorded 1,211 new infections of the novel coronavirus (COVID 19) along with one death in the past 24 hours. The Mauritanian Ministry of Health stated in a statement tonight that the total number of infected people reached 45,825, while the total deaths amounted to 881. The Ministerial Committee in charge of following up […]

  • UAE Records 2,655 New Cases of Corona and 3 Deaths

    Abu Dhabi, The United Arab Emirates recorded 2,655 new infections with the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) and three deaths in the past 24 hours. The UAE Ministry of Health and Community Protection reported that the total number of infections rose to 782,866, while the death tally amounted to 2,173, noting that recoveries rose to 750,120 following […]

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