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Putin orders Russians to fight on after key Ukraine city falls

By AFP 6 hours ago
SLOVIANSK, Ukraine: President Vladimir Putin on Monday ordered Russian troops to press their offensive deeper into the Donbas region of eastern Ukraine after Moscow’s forces seized the strategic city of Lysychansk.
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Singapore president tests positive for Covid
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Italy blames climate change for glacier collapse, 7 dead
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US says Al Jazeera journalist likely shot by Israel but not intentionally
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Putin orders Russians to fight on after key Ukraine city falls
Singapore president tests positive for Covid
Italy blames climate change for glacier collapse, 7 dead
US says Al Jazeera journalist likely shot by Israel but not intentionally
12 bodies found after South China Sea typhoon shipwreck
BEIJING: Twelve bodies have been found following a shipwreck in the South China Sea over the weekend that left more than two dozen crew members missing, Chinese authorities said Monday.
Copenhagen shooting suspect had mental health issues: Police
COPENHAGEN: Danish police said Monday that the suspect in a weekend shooting at a Copenhagen mall that left three dead, including two teenagers, was known to mental health services.
Saudi welcomes 1 million for biggest haj pilgrimage since pandemic
MAKKAH, Saudi Arabia: White-robed worshippers from across the world have packed the streets of Makkah as Islam's holiest city prepares to host the biggest haj pilgrimage since the coronavirus pandemic.
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New mite species in honour of unique way it was discovered
Tourism villages set to be anchors for the industry in Indonesia
Four Chinese suspects nabbed for alleged kidnap of their compatriots
Gold plated ancient stone found at temple site
Heat wave puts tremendous pressure on Japan's power supply
TOKYO: For the first time in seven years, Japan has entered a three-month period to conserve electricity amid a record-breaking heat wave that has put tremendous pressure on the nation’s power supply.
Two Abu Sayyaf terrorists killed in separate clashes
ZAMBOANGA CITY: Soldiers killed two Abu Sayyaf terrorists in separate clashes in southern Philippines, noted as a hotbed of Muslim insurgency in the country.
Ex-deputy minister gets death sentence for murder of judge's brother
BANGKOK: A former deputy minister of commerce has been sentenced to death instead of life imprisonment for the murder of a judge's brother, reported the Bangkok Post.