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Bangladesh extends ban on all passenger flights, bar those from China, to April 7

The Civil Aviation Authority of Bangladesh or CAAB has extended ban on all domestic flights and almost all international flights to Apr 7 amid a shutdown to stop the spread of the coronavirus

Nepalese private sector contributes Rs 150 million to COVID-19 fund

Nepal's The private sector is seen to be increasingly contributing in the COVID-19 fund established by the government

Five imams arrested in Punjab for violating directions

Four prayer leaders in Pakisstan were arrested by law enforcement agencies and police on violation of Friday prayers code at Gakhar Mandi

Four more test positive for COVID-19, total rises to 110

Four more people have tested positive for COVID-19 in Sri Lanka, bringing the total number of confirmed cases in the country to 110, according to the Ministry of Health

ADB gives Bangladesh $300,000 in aid against COVID-19

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved an emergency grant of $300,000 to aid Bangladeshs fight against the coronavirus pandemic, a media report said on Saturday

India's corona tally hits 873 with 775 active cases

India's covid-19 patient count has hit 873. There are at least 775 active COVID-19 cases in India at present, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare said on Saturday, taking the total number of confirmed coronavirus cases in the country to 873

Evacuate Sikhs stranded in Afghanistan: Punjab CM

Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Saturday urged External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar to bring stranded Sikh families back from war-ravaged Afghanistan to India

US arranging airlifts of citizens in India

The US government is arranging airlifts of its citizens stuck in India because of the lockdown, according to a State Department official


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Soleimani killing will lead to reprisal, increase chances of regional conflict: Dilip Hiro

After the targeted killing of Major General Qassem Soleimani, commander of Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) Quds Force by the US, the Persian Gulf nation is not going to sit silent…

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