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United Nations urges world to donate up to $10 billion for Syrians

The United Nations requested international donors to pledge up to $10 billion on Tuesday to support Syrians fleeing a decade of civil war during the coronavirus pandemic, saying that the necessity for humanitarian assistance has never been so great.

Saudi health ministry denies halting use of AstraZeneca-Oxford vaccine

Coronavirus vaccines are safe, a spokesman for the Ministry of Health said Sunday as he rejected news that the Kingdom had halted the use of the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine for 48 hours.

India donates 2000 MT of rice to Middle -East country Syria as humanitarian help

India has gifted 2000 metric tonnes of rice to Syria, intending to strengthen food security in the middle eastern land.

Iran’s foreign minister requests Joe Biden to return to nuclear deal

Iran’s foreign minister urged the US to act fast to return to the nuclear accord, pointing out that legislation passed by parliament forces the government to harden its nuclear stance if U.S. sanctions are not released by February 21.

Citizenship by Investment Programme of Dominica offers more than just a “second citizenship”

More than just a second Citizenship, the Citizenship by Investment Programme (CBIP) of Dominica represents industry transformation across agriculture, healthcare, economy, and most importantly, the housing sector of the Commonwealth of Dominica.

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman gets COVID-19 vaccine

World top leaders getting COVID-19 vaccines to made confident in their people, a new name has been added in this list , Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman got COVID-19 vaccine on Friday.

Jupiter-Saturn great conjunction on December 21, Google celebrates with a doodle

Google Doodle celebrates this winter solstice and great conjunction of Jupiter and Saturn.

Saudi Arabia starts coronavirus vaccination campaign

Saudi Arabia inoculated after the first shipment of Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine arrived into the kingdom.

Pornhub removes millions of videos featuring underage subjects

Limassol Cyprus: Popular porn site Pornhub has removed millions of videos that featured underage subjects, along with victims of sex-trafficking. This occurs in after Visa,...

COVID-19 pandemic is now dampening Christmas cheer of Bethlehem

Bethlehem, Palestine: The tremendous festive season is about to start around the whole world, But in the biblical town of Bethlehem, the COVID-19 pandemic...

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“The valley of Dry Bones,” writes DLP

Watching that video of the Prime Minister of Barbados destroying the image and waving the magic flag to solve our water problems, one could only remind Barbadians of the BLP "Covenant Of Hope".

Trinidad and Tobago sends cleaning supplies to Barbados to clear ashfall

Barbados is experiencing a heavy ashfall due to the massive volcanic eruption at La Soufriere volcano in St Vincent and the Grenadines.

Over third of target population inoculated in St Kitts and Nevis, says PM Harris

Prime Minister Dr Timothy Harris, during a vaccination session at Sylvia Garnette Health Centre in Tabernacle said that more than a third portion of the target population has been vaccinated against COVID-19.

St Vincent: Another explosive eruption in La Soufrière volcano, total 30 explosions so far

At around 4:49 PM there was another explosive eruption in La Soufrière volcano in St Vincent and the Grendines which totalled 30 explosions so far

Prince Philip’s funeral: No state funeral due to COVID-19 restrictions

Prince Philip will be laid to rest today with a custom looking somewhat different to previous royal funerals — a resolution down to Philip's...