Hamas fires rockets at Tel Aviv as Israel hits Gaza with airstrikes By Sun Online Desk | Last Updated: 12th May, 2021, 01:42

At least 26 Palestinians, including nine children, were killed in at least 130 Israeli strikes on Monday and Tuesday

Hamas fires rockets at Tel Aviv as Israel hits Gaza with airstrikes

Pakistan in crisis: Circular debt also hits CPEC projects Pakistan in crisis: Circular debt also hits CPEC projects

Although the outstanding payments are only 18.4% of the billed amount, it has started affecting the financing models of the Chinese sponsors of the Independent Power Producers


Fear, defiance in Israeli city under rain of Gaza rockets Fear, defiance in Israeli city under rain of Gaza rockets

Gaza authorities have reported at least 26 dead including nine children in Israeli strikes


Rockets kill 2 Israelis as Israeli strikes kill 26 in Gaza Rockets kill 2 Israelis as Israeli strikes kill 26 in Gaza

 Israel unleashed new airstrikes on Gaza early Tuesday, hitting a pair of high-rise buildings believed to be housing militants


Bodies found floating in Ganga in Uttar Pradesh day after Bihar horror Bodies found floating in Ganga in Uttar Pradesh day after Bihar horror

Dead bodies washed up on the banks of Ganga were sighted for a second straight day today


TMC leader shot at in Bengal's Hooghly district TMC leader shot at in Bengal's Hooghly district

Several TMC activists hit the streets in Bansberia during the day in protest against the incident


Goa prescribes Ivermectin for above 18 irrespective of Covid-19 symptoms Covid-19: Indian state Goa prescribes Ivermectin for above 18

Health minister Rane said that Goa would be the first state in the country to administer Ivermectin to its adult citizens as a step towards protecting lives


Seven killed in landslide at Indonesia gold mine Seven killed in landslide at Indonesia gold mine

Rescuers managed to save nine survivors from the mud and were combing the area to find the missing miner


Nine dead in shooting at Russian school Nine dead in shooting at Russian school

Two people reportedly opened fire and a 17-year-old boy is said to have been detained


Global Covid-19 cases near 159 million Global Covid-19 cases near 159 million

The death toll from the virus surged to 3,299,694 on Tuesday


India registers 329,942 new Covid-19 cases, infection tally reaches 22.9 million India registers 329,942 new Covid-19 cases, infection tally reaches 22.9 million

The national recovery rate resides at 82.39%, while the mortality rate is at 1.09%, according to official data


Myanmar: Journalists who fled coup face Thailand deportation Myanmar: Journalists who fled coup face Thailand deportation

They are on trial in Thailand on charges of illegally entering the country


South Sudan president announces new parliament South Sudan president announces new parliament

Kiir dissolved the previous parliament on Saturday ahead of the change — more than a year overdue


11 die in India hospital after oxygen supply disrupted for 5 minutes: Official 11 die in India hospital after oxygen supply disrupted for 5 minutes

Angry attendants of the patients who died went on a rampage soon after, vandalising the hospital and forcing doctors and nursing staff to run for safety


Israel airstrikes kill 20 including 9 children in Gaza, Palestinians say Israel airstrikes kill 20 including 9 children in Gaza, Palestinians say

More than 700 Palestinians were hurt in clashes with Israeli security forces in Jerusalem and across the West Bank, including nearly 500 who were treated at hospitals


Coronavirus strain found in India is a ‘variant of concern’: WHO Coronavirus strain found in India is a ‘variant of concern’: WHO

The UN health agency said the B.1.617 variant of COVID-19 first found in India last October seemed to be transmitting more easily


Pfizer Covid-19 shot expanded to US children as young as 12 Pfizer Covid-19 shot expanded to US children as young as 12

Most Covid-19 vaccines worldwide have been authorised for adults


Jerusalem crisis: Pleas for calm as violence escalates Pleas for calm as Jerusalem violence escalates

The EU, the US and the UK call for the violence to stop after Israel and the Palestinians exchange fire

 


China, Indonesia hold joint naval exercises near Jakarta
China, Indonesia hold joint naval exercises near Jakarta

Citing the Defence Ministry, South China Morning Post reported that the drills, which took place on Saturday, were part of the People's Liberation Army (PLA) Navy's annual training programme


Four players join BFF camp Four players join BFF camp

The quartet includes Dhaka Abahani midfielders Sohel Rana and Saad Uddin, Mohammedan Sporting Club defender Habibur Rahman Sohag and Police Football Club forward Mohammad Jewel


NASA slams China after remnants of its rocket fall near Maldives
NASA slams China after remnants of its rocket fall near Maldives

Remnants of China's biggest rocket landed in the Indian Ocean on Sunday


Covid panic in Bihar as over 40 bodies wash up on banks of Ganga Covid panic in Bihar as over 40 bodies wash up on banks of Ganga

The local administration believes the bodies floated down from Uttar Pradesh and belong to Covid patients whose relatives may have been unable


Embattled Nepal PM loses vote of confidence Embattled Nepal PM loses vote of confidence

More than 120 parliamentarians voted against and nearly two dozen leaders from Oli's own party skipped the process


EU-China deal inches closer to end as European lawmakers fume over Chinese sanctions EU-China deal inches closer to end as European lawmakers fume over Chinese sanctions

Members of Parliament (MEPs) are planning to introduce a motion this month to put the Comprehensive Agreement on Investment (CAI) deal 


Erdogan vows to mobilise world to stop Israeli 'terror' Erdogan vows to mobilise world to stop Israeli 'terror'

More than 300 people were reported wounded in clashes Monday between Palestinians and Israeli police at the flashpoint Al-Aqsa mosque compound


Turkish foreign minister in fence-mending visit to Saudi Turkish foreign minister in fence-mending visit to Saudi

But Turkey has been taking steps to fix its relations with Saudi Arabia, which remains an important trading partner


Kashmir's female healthcare workers at forefront of covid-19 battle Kashmir's female healthcare workers at forefront of covid-19 battle

At a time when the Covid-19 pandemic is harming health, social and economic well-being worldwide


India doctors warn of deadly fungal infection in Covid-19 patients India doctors warn of deadly fungal infection in Covid-19 patients

Experts warn that the actual number of cases and fatalities could be much higher


Three FC soldiers martyred in attack on Bolan post Three FC soldiers martyred in attack on Bolan post

Three soldiers of the Frontier Corps were martyred and another was injured in an attack at a check-post in a coalmine filed area 


French Senate adopts resolution to support Taiwan's wider participation in WHO, other bodies French Senate adopts resolution to support Taiwan's wider participation in WHO, other bodies

 Amid China's continuing resistance, the French  Senate last week adopted a resolution to support Taiwan's participation


In another provocative move, China constructing villages, outposts inside Bhutanese territory China constructing villages, outposts inside Bhutanese territory

This involves a strategy more provocative than anything China has done on its land borders in the past


Pakistan: PPP emerges victorious again in NA-249 by-poll recount Pakistan: PPP emerges victorious again in NA-249 by-poll recount

The low margin of votes had prompted Ismail to petition the ECP to hold a recount. The Commission issued a stay order to withhold results of the by-poll


Security forces recover 19 grenades from J-K's Poonch Security forces recover 19 grenades from J-K's Poonch

Busting the packet in which the grenades were hidden averted a likely major plan of attack on security forces 


Taliban and Afghan forces declare Eid holiday ceasefire as violence soars Taliban and Afghan forces declare Eid holiday

The Taliban and government have declared similar ceasefires in the past to mark Islamic holidays


Afghanistan Taliban plan 3-day cease-fire for Eid holiday Afghanistan Taliban plan 3-day cease-fire for Eid holiday

The cease-fire would begin on either Wednesday or Thursday


Covid jab maker BioNTech to build SE Asia manufacturing site Covid jab maker BioNTech to build SE Asia manufacturing site

Construction of the site will start this year, and it could become operational by 2023, the German company said in a statement


More than 300  Palestinians hospitalised in Jerusalem clashes More than 300 Palestinians hospitalised in Jerusalem clashes

Israeli police said Palestinians hurled stones, chairs and other objects at officers


Four stabbed in ‘random’ New Zealand knife attack Four stabbed in ‘random’ New Zealand knife attack

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern says her first question to police was whether the Dunedin attack had national security implications but they assured her it did not


West Bengal: 43 TMC leaders sworn-in as ministers in Mamata Banerjee’s new cabinet West Bengal: 43 TMC leaders sworn-in as ministers

The 43 ministers, including 19 ministers of state, were sworn in at the Raj Bhawan


At least 11 killed as roadside bomb hits bus in Afghanistan At least 11 killed as roadside bomb hits bus in Afghanistan

The attack in restive Zabul province left another 28 people wounded, interior ministry spokesman Tareq Arian told reporters

 

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