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Chilean Ministers meet Sinovac executives over potential vax production site
Santiago, July 25 (IANS) Chilean Ministers have met executives from the Chinese company Sinovac over the pharmaceutical firm's plan to create a potential vaccination production site.
2021-07-25
Category: International, Iraq,Politics
Iraq arrests terrorists responsible for Baghdad bombing: PM
Baghdad, July 25 (IANS) Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi has announced the dismantlement of a terrorist cell linked to a recent bombing in capital Baghdad, which left dozens of people killed and wounded.
2021-07-25
Category: International, Iraq,Politics
Iraqi Communist Party withdraws from parliamentary polls
Baghdad, July 25 (IANS) The Iraqi Communist Party has announced its withdrawal from the upcoming parliamentary elections scheduled for October 10.
2021-07-25
Category: International, Iraq,Politics
Chile registers less than 2,000 daily Covid cases again
Santiago, July 24 (IANS) Chile registered less than 2,000 daily Covid-19 cases after reporting 1,656 new infections in the last 24 hours, for a total of 1,606,358 cases, Health Minister Enrique Paris said on Friday.
2021-07-24
Category: International, Iraq,Health/Medicine
Chile records lowest number of daily Covid cases since Nov
Santiago, July 21 (IANS) Chile has recorded 902 Covid-19 infections -- the lowest figure since November 2020, bringing the total to 1,601,858 cases, Health Minister Enrique Paris said.
2021-07-21
Category: International, Iraq,Health/Medicine
4 Iraqi soldiers killed in IS attack
Baghdad, July 18 (IANS) Four Iraqi soldiers were killed in an attack staged by militants of the Islamic State (IS) terror group in the northern province of Kirkuk, a police source said.
2021-07-18
Category: International, Iraq,Politics
Iraqi Shia cleric urged to reverse decision to boycott polls
Baghdad, July 17 (IANS) Several Iraqi political leaders have called on prominent Shia cleric Moqtada al-Sadr to reverse his decision to boycott the October 10 parliamentary elections.
2021-07-17
Category: International, Iraq,Politics
Chile reports lowest daily COVID-19 cases since Dec
Santiago, July 14 (IANS) Chile recorded the lowest number of daily COVID-19 infections since December 2020, after reporting 1,278 cases in the last 24 hours, the Ministry of Health said, adding that there were also 36 more deaths.
2021-07-14
Category: International, Iraq,Health/Medicine
Iraq hospital fire death toll hits 92
Baghdad, July 14 (IANS) At least 92 people have been killed and dozens wounded in the huge fire that broke out at a hospital in Iraq's southern province of Dhi Qar, reports said.
2021-07-14
Category: International, Iraq,Health/Medicine,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Chile reports lowest number of daily Covid cases since Dec
Santiago, July 14 (IANS) Chile recorded the lowest number of daily Covid-19 infections since December 2020, after reporting 1,278 cases in the last 24 hours, the Ministry of Health reported on Tuesday, adding that there were also 36 more deaths.
2021-07-14
Category: International, Iraq,Health/Medicine
64 people dead in Iraq Covid hospital fire (2nd Ld)
Baghdad, July 13 (IANS) At least 64 people were killed and some 50 others wounded in a massive fire that broke out in a hospital treating Covid-19 patients in Iraq's southern province of Dhi Qar, a state media report said on Tuesday.
2021-07-13
Category: International, Iraq,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
41 people killed in Iraq Covid hospital fire (Ld)
Baghdad, July 13 (IANS) At least 41 people were killed and several others wounded in a massive fire that broke out in a hospital treating Covid-19 patients in Iraq's southern province of Dhi Qar, official media reported on Tuesday.
2021-07-13
Category: International, Iraq,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
IS militants bomb 2 power transmission towers in Iraq
Baghdad, July 13 (IANS) Islamic State (IS) terrorists bombed two power transmission towers in Iraq's eastern province of Diyala, sparking anger among residents amid a continuous power shortage during the scorching summers, a police source said.
2021-07-13
Category: International, Iraq,Politics,Terrorism
Over 40 killed in Covid hospital fire in Iraq
Baghdad, July 13 (IANS) More than 40 people have died after a fire broke out in a Covid-19 isolation ward at a hospital in Iraq.
2021-07-13
Category: International, Iraq,Health/Medicine,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Chile fully vaccinates 73.65% of target population
Santiago, July 10 (IANS) Chile has fully vaccinated 73.65 per cent of its target population, or over 11 million people, against Covid-19, the Ministry of Health reported.
2021-07-10
Category: International, Iraq,Health/Medicine
Chile to ease Covid curbs for fully vaccinated people
Santiago, July 9 (IANS) Chilean President Sebastian Pinera announced that civilians who are fully vaccinated against Covid-19 will enjoy greater freedom starting from July 15, following a decline in infections and progress in immunisation numbers.
2021-07-09
Category: International, Iraq,Politics
Is Assam's Himanta Biswa spearheading Modi's Act East policy?
New Delhi, July 7: For New Delhi, the importance of Assam has increased as Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his team press the pedal on the Act East policy amid an aggressive China. The state, under Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma, will play a crucial role in carrying out the tenets of the Act East policy, sources told India Narrative. That apart, economic revival and connectivity among South Asian nations will be critical in the coming months as the region prepares for a post Covid world.
2021-07-07
Category: International, Iraq,National,Politics
Explosives-laden drone hits Erbil airport in Iraq
Baghdad, July 7 (IANS) An explosives-laden drone hit the Erbil airport, which houses a US-led coalition military base, in the semi-autonomous region of Kurdistan in northern Iraq.
2021-07-07
Category: International, Iraq,Politics,Defence/Security
Chile registers lowest daily Covid-19 cases since Dec
Santiago, July 7 (IANS) Chile reported on Tuesday 1,885 new Covid-19 infections in 24 hours, the lowest number since December 27 when 1,711 daily cases were reported.
2021-07-07
Category: International, Iraq,Health/Medicine,Politics
Chile to lift lockdown in Metropolitan Region
Santiago, July 6 (IANS) Chilean authorities have said that lockdown restrictions throughout the Santiago Metropolitan Region will be lifted on Thursday, following the decrease in new Covid-19 cases.
2021-07-06
Category: International, Iraq,Politics
Rockets hit air base in Iraq
Baghdad, July 6 (IANS) Six Katyusha rockets hit a military air base housing US-led coalition forces in Iraq's western province of Anbar, a security source said.
2021-07-06
Category: International, Iraq,Politics
Iraq backs extending OPEC+ oil output cut deal
Baghdad, July 5 (IANS) Iraq backs extending the OPEC+ agreement to cut oil production until December 2022, Oil Minister Ihsan Abdul-Jabbar Ismail said.
2021-07-05
Category: International, Iraq,Politics
Iraq launches Covid vax plan in govt institutions
Baghdad, July 5 (IANS) The Iraqi Ministry of Health has launched a vaccination plan in government institutions, in an effort to accelerate the country's inoculation campaign to curb the spread of Covid-19.
2021-07-05
Category: International, Iraq,Politics
IS militants kill 4 Iraqi fishermen
Baghdad, July 4 (IANS) Four fishermen were killed and five others injured in an attack carried out by the Islamic State (IS) terror group group at a lake in Iraq's western province of Anbar, an official said.
2021-07-04
Category: International, Iraq,Politics,Terrorism
Chile to lift lockdowns in 17 more communes
Santiago, July 2 (IANS) Chile will lift lockdowns in 17 communes across the country starting from July 5, Undersecretary of Healthcare Networks Alberto Dougnac announced.
2021-07-02
Category: International, Iraq,Politics
15 civilians injured in Baghdad bomb blast
Baghdad, July 1 (IANS) Fifteen civilians were injured in a bomb explosion at a crowded area in Baghdad, a source from Iraq's Interior Ministry said.
2021-07-01
Category: International, Iraq,Politics,Defence/Security
Chile fully vaccinates 68% of target population against Covid-19
Santiago, June 30 (IANS) Some 68.02 per cent of Chile's target population of about 15 million inhabitants, that is 10,340,278 people, has been fully vaccinated against the novel coronavirus disease (Covid-19), the Ministry of Health said on Tuesday.
2021-06-30
Category: International, Iraq,Health/Medicine,Politics
Iraqi PM condemns US airstrikes near Syria border
Baghdad, June 29 (IANS) Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi condemned the US airstrikes on paramilitary Hashd Shaabi positions near the country's border with Syria.
2021-06-29
Category: International, Iraq,Politics
Egyptian, Jordanian, Iraqi leaders meet in Baghdad
Baghdad, June 28 (IANS) Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi held a tripartite meeting with Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi and Jordanian King Abdullah II here in an amin to enhance economic ties, security cooperation and regional stability.
2021-06-28
Category: International, Iraq,Politics
Chile sees significant decrease in average daily cases of Covid-19
Santiago, June 28 (IANS) Chile has reported a seven-day moving average of around 4,500 cases of Covid-19, the lowest since March, the Ministry of Health reported on Sunday.
2021-06-28
Category: International, Iraq,Health/Medicine,Politics
Iraq detects bird flu cases in Diyala province
Baghdad, June 27 (IANS) Bird flu cases were detected in a poultry farm in Iraq's eastern province of Diyala, and necessary measures have been taken to curb the spread of the disease, a health official said.
2021-06-27
Category: International, Iraq,Health/Medicine
4 drones hit Iraq's Kurdistan region
Baghdad, June 27 (IANS) A total of four explosives-laden drones hit two areas in Erbil, capital of the semi-autonomous Kurdistan region, without causing casualties, according to security officials.
2021-06-27
Category: International, Iraq,Politics,Defence/Security
Iraq won't hand over convicted foreign IS fighters until sentences served
Baghdad, June 27 (IANS) The Iraqi Ministry of Justice said that foreign Islamic State (IS) terrorits who were convicted in the country will not be extradited until they serve their sentences in Iraqi prisons.
2021-06-27
Category: International, Iraq,Politics,Terrorism
5 Iraqi policemen killed in roadside bombing
Baghdad, June 26 (IANS) Five members of the Iraqi federal police were killed in a roadside bomb explosion in the northern province of Kirkuk, a source said.
2021-06-26
Category: International, Iraq,Defence/Security,Terrorism
Chile plans to turn 80% of AC energy sustainable by 2050
Santiago, June 25 (IANS) Chile unveiled the National Heat and Cold Strategy to have 80 per cent of the energy used for household heating and cooling become sustainable by 2050.
2021-06-25
Category: International, Iraq,Environment/Wildlife
Iraq inks deal with UAE firm to produce renewable energy
Baghdad, June 25 (IANS) Iraqi Oil Minister Ihsan Abdul-Jabbar Ismail announced the signing of an agreement with Masdar, a renewable energy developer based in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), to establish a solar energy project.
2021-06-25
Category: International, Iraq,Diplomacy
Iraq sentences 13 IS convicts to death
Baghdad, June 25 (IANS) The Iraqi judiciary has issued death penalties against 13 people for joining the Islamic State (IS) terror group and being involved in a plot to carry out deadly attacks.
2021-06-25
Category: International, Iraq,Politics,Terrorism
Chile confirms first case of Covid-19 Delta variant
Santiago, June 25 (IANS) Chile confirmed the first case of the Delta variant of the virus that causes Covid-19 in the country on Thursday, after analysing the test results from a Chilean patient who came from the US, authorities said.
2021-06-25
Category: International, Iraq,Health/Medicine,Politics
Chile vaccinates 80% of target population against Covid
Santiago, June 24 (IANS) Chile has vaccinated 80 per cent of its target population against Covid-19 with at least one dose, Health Minister Enrique Paris said on Wednesday.
2021-06-24
Category: International, Iraq,Health/Medicine,Politics
Iraq sentences senior IS leader to death
Baghdad, June 22 (IANS) The Iraqi Supreme Judicial Council has issued four death penalties and a life imprisonment against a senior Islamic State (IS) leader for involvement in various terror crimes in Salahudin province north of the capital Baghdad.
2021-06-22
Category: International, Iraq,Politics,Terrorism
Chile's Constitutional Convention to hold 1st session
Santiago, June 21 (IANS) The Constitutional Convention responsible for drafting a new Chilean Constitution will hold its first session on July 4, President Sebastian Pinera announced.
2021-06-21
Category: International, Iraq,Politics
Iraq approves 8,273 polling centres for parliamentary elections
Baghdad, June 21 (IANS) The Iraqi Independent High Electoral Commission (IHEC) said that it has approved 8,273 polling centres across the country as part of its preparations for the parliamentary elections scheduled for October 10.
2021-06-21
Category: International, Iraq,Politics
Iraq signs deal to drill 96 oil wells
Baghdad, June 18 (IANS) Iraq has signed a contract to drill 96 oil wells in the West Qurna-1 oil field located in the southern province of Basra to raise the production, according to a statement by the Ministry of Oil.
2021-06-18
Category: International, Iraq,Business/Economy
Drone attack on military base at Baghdad airport
Baghdda, June 15 (IANS) A drone strike targeted a military base housing US forces in the Baghdad International airport area, inflicting no casualties, security sources said.
2021-06-15
Category: International, Asia,Iraq,Politics,Defence/Security
Iraqi authorities exhume remains 123 bodies from 2 mass graves
Baghdad, June 14 (IANS) Iraqi authorities announced that they exhumed the remains of 123 bodies from two mass graves in the northern province of Nineveh.
2021-06-14
Category: International, Iraq,Politics
Iraqi anti-terror forces kill 13 IS militants
Baghdad, June 14 (IANS) The Iraqi Counter-Terrorism Service (CTS) said that its forces have killed 13 Islamic State (IS) militants across the country so far this month.
2021-06-14
Category: International, Iraq,Politics,Terrorism
Iraqi forces launch op to clear IS militants from Diyala
Baghdad, June 13 (IANS) Iraqi security forces have launched an operation to clear the Islamic State (IS) militants from the rural areas in the eastern province of Diyala, the military said.
2021-06-13
Category: International, Iraq,Politics,Terrorism
Chile records 7,972 new Covid cases in one day
Santiago, June 12 (IANS) Chile reported on Friday 7,972 new Covid-19 infections and 133 more deaths in the last day, bringing the total caseload to 1,461,419 and the death toll to 30,472, the Health Ministry said.
2021-06-12
Category: International, Iraq,Health/Medicine
3 rockets hit air base in Iraq
Baghdad, June 10 (IANS) At least three Katyusha rockets struck an Iraqi military airbase in Salahudin province, a security source said.
2021-06-10
Category: International, Iraq,Politics
Iraq decides to accelerate Covid vaccination drive
Baghdad, June 9 (IANS) The Iraqi government has decided to take a series of measures to accelerate the vaccination campaign to curb the spread of the Covid pandemic.
2021-06-09
Category: International, Iraq,Politics