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Argentina passes one million Covid-19 cases

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BUENOS AIRES: Argentina surpassed one million coronavirus cases on Monday (Tuesday in Malaysia), with areas outside the capital Buenos Aires bearing the brunt of recent infections.
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Thailand shuts down news sites over protest coverage
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Covid-19 deaths worldwide near 1,120,000
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Indonesia sees 117 new Covid-19 deaths in 24 hours
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Argentina passes one million Covid-19 cases
Thailand shuts down news sites over protest coverage
Covid-19 deaths worldwide near 1,120,000
Indonesia sees 117 new Covid-19 deaths in 24 hours
Teacher's beheading: Paris mosque shut down
PARIS: French authorities said on Tuesday they would close a Paris mosque as part of a clampdown on radical Islam that has yielded over a dozen arrests following the beheading of a teacher who had shown his pupils a cartoon of the Prophet Mohammed.
Italy's Lombardy region to impose Covid-19 curfew
ROME: Italy’s northern Lombardy region prepared Tuesday to impose a nighttime curfew, the most restrictive anti-coronavirus measure the country has seen since emerging from a national lockdown in the spring.
UAE delegation heads to Israel on first official visit
DUBAI: A United Arab Emirates delegation left on the country's first official visit to Israel on Tuesday after the two countries agreed to normalise ties last month.
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'A moving current': Thai protesters adopt Hong Kong tactics
1 in 14 S. Koreans classified as foreigner by 2040
China steps up forces at southeast coast
Rebuilding of Philippines' Marawi behind schedule, says watchdog
THE Marawi Reconstruction Conflict Watch has highlighted the slow progress of reconstruction in war-torn Marawi since the Philippines government declared its liberation three years ago.
Japan to release treated radioactive water into sea
THE Japanese government plans to release treated radioactive water from the crippled Fukushima nuclear power plant into the sea.
S. Korea to reveal details of parents who avoid paying child support
SOUTH KOREAN government is planning to disclose personal information about parents who refuse to pay child support.