Home World News Asia and Pacific

Asia and Pacific

Asia and Pacific News

Afghanistan Wants to Receive Russia's Sputnik V Vaccine as Soon as Possible, Ambassador Says

Afghanistan Wants to Receive Russia's Sputnik V Vaccine as Soon as...

0
When asked if he expected the first batch of the vaccine to arrive within the next few months, Jawad noted it depends on supply...
India, Russia Discuss Afghanistan Among Other Issues Ahead of President Putin's Visit to New Delhi

India, Russia Discuss Afghanistan Among Other Issues Ahead of President Putin's...

0
India’s Foreign Secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla discussed Afghanistan and other regional development with Russian foreign minister Sergei Lavrov on Wednesday during his two-day visit...
Duterte Set to Get COVID Jab in Public After Plans to Get Vaccinated in Buttocks Privately

Duterte Set to Get COVID Jab in Public After Plans to...

0
The president of the Philippines – Rodrigo Duterte – has opted to receive his COVID-19 vaccine shot in public, local news website Rappler reports. Presidential...
Japan's GDP Performed Better Than Forecast in 2020 Despite Shrinking 1st Time Since 2009

Japan's GDP Performed Better Than Forecast in 2020 Despite Shrinking 1st...

0
According to the data, Japan's GDP grew by an annualized 12.7 percent from the previous quarter in real terms, however from October to December...
Putin: Russia Seeks to Build Ties With Japan But Only Within Constitutional Framework

Putin: Russia Seeks to Build Ties With Japan But Only Within...

0
"We want to build ties with Japan and and we will, but we will not do anything that contradicts Russia's basic law", Putin said...
New 5.2-Magnitude Earthquake Hits Japan, Affecting Fukushima Prefecture

New 5.2-Magnitude Earthquake Hits Japan, Affecting Fukushima Prefecture

0
A new quake hit near Fukushima Prefecture at around 7:30 a.m. GMT on Sunday, the Japan Meteorological Agency reported. The epicentre of the earthquake was...
Tanks, Troops Returning to Permanent Bases as Disengagment Between India, China Begins – Video

Tanks, Troops Returning to Permanent Bases as Disengagment Between India, China...

0
The Indian Army has released the first visuals of disengagement that started after reaching an agreement between the military commanders of India and China...
‘Clear Attempt to Suppress Journalism’: Indian Police Raid Offices of NewsClick, Homes of Editors

‘Clear Attempt to Suppress Journalism’: Indian Police Raid Offices of NewsClick,...

0
On Tuesday, the offices of the progressive independent media outlet NewsClick and the residences of several members of its editorial staff were raided by...
Myanmar Police Use Water Cannon Against Anti-Coup Protesters in Naypyidaw

Myanmar Police Use Water Cannon Against Anti-Coup Protesters in Naypyidaw

0
Police used water cannon on Monday against protesters demonstrating against a coup in Myanmar's capital, according to media reports. According to reports, law enforcement has...
Myanmar Police Use Water Cannon Against Anti-Coup Protesters in Naypyidaw

Myanmar's National League for Democracy Throws Support Behind Civil Disobedience Campaign

0
Myanmar’s National League for Democracy (NLD) has signalled its support for a civil disobedience campaign, in a move that came a few days after...
Aussie School Stages Fake Meteorite Crash, Accidentally Draws NASA's Attention

Aussie School Stages Fake Meteorite Crash, Accidentally Draws NASA's Attention

0
Queensland’s Moolanda State School recently made the headlines after staging a meteorite crash to develop journalism skills among its students, The Daily Mail reports. However,...
'Red Line That Must Not Be Crossed' Top Chinese Official Hopes US Abandons Its 'Zero-Sum' Rivalry

'Red Line That Must Not Be Crossed' Top Chinese Official Hopes...

0
China's seniormost foreign policy official, Yang Jiechi, who sits on the Communist Party's 25-member Politburo, said in a video address to a New York-based...
South Africa Today