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China reports biggest daily Covid-19 case jump in over 5 months

China reports biggest daily Covid-19 case jump in over 5 months

Mainland China saw its biggest daily increase in Covid-19 cases in more than five months, the country's national health authority said on Monday, as new infections in Hebei province surrounding Beijing continued to rise.

Fears world's biggest trade deal could spark conflicts, hurt farmers

Fears world's biggest trade deal could spark conflicts, hurt farmers

An Asia-Pacific trade deal backed by China could hurt small scale farmers, cause more land conflicts, and leave workers in poorer nations without protection as they struggle to deal with the Covid-19 pandemic, human rights groups said on Friday.

Lusail Stadium: 2022’s biggest tournament venue

Lusail Stadium: 2022’s biggest tournament venue

Situated in the heart of the futuristic Lusail City is #Qatar2022’s biggest tournament venue! the Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy tweeted on Friday.

Siemens unit to buy Varian in year’s biggest healthcare deal

Siemens unit to buy Varian in year’s biggest healthcare deal

Siemens Healthineers agreed to buy Varian Medical Systems for about $16.4bn in cash in the biggest medical acquisition of the year.

New US coronavirus cases hit 45,242 for biggest one-day increase of pandemic

New US coronavirus cases hit 45,242 for biggest one-day increase of pandemic

The United States recorded 45,242 new cases of COVID-19 on Friday, the largest single-day increase of the pandemic, according to a Reuters tally, bringing the total number of Americans ...

Oman steps up plan for Middle East’s biggest oil-tank farm

Oman steps up plan for Middle East’s biggest oil-tank farm

Oman’s ambitious goal of building the biggest oil-storage facility in the Middle East is finally progressing, more than seven years after the Gulf sultanate announced the plan.

India records biggest single-day jump in coronavirus cases

India records biggest single-day jump in coronavirus cases

India reported its biggest single-day jump in coronavirus cases on Saturday, adding 11,458 confirmed infections and taking the its total count to more than 300,000, according to data ...

Eight US states cast ballots on biggest voting day since coronavirus pandemic

Eight US states cast ballots on biggest voting day since coronavirus pandemic

Eight states and the District of Columbia hold primary elections on Tuesday, the biggest test yet of officials' readiness to manage a surge of mail ballots and the safety risks of in-person voting ...

Africa's biggest airline fights for 'survival' amid pandemic: CEO

Africa's biggest airline fights for 'survival' amid pandemic: CEO

In early March, Ethiopian Airlines CEO Tewolde Gebremariam told an aviation conference in Addis Ababa the coronavirus pandemic was ‘a temporary problem’ — comparable to a natural disaster ...

Qatari tourists among biggest spenders in Spain: envoy

Qatari tourists among biggest spenders in Spain: envoy

Qatari tourists are among the biggest spenders when on holiday in Spain, according to a top Spanish diplomat, who said Spain has recorded a 150% increase in tourist arrivals from Qatar in the last four years.

Local farm grows biggest organic tomato in Qatar

Local farm grows biggest organic tomato in Qatar

A Qatari farm near Al Khor has produced what could be considered as a national record for the biggest organic tomato in the country, weighing 1.34kg ...

Taylor Swift's new music video makes biggest YouTube debut ever

Taylor Swift's new music video makes biggest YouTube debut ever

Taylor Swift's vengeful new music video ‘Look What You Made Me Do,’ is smashing records on YouTube, garnering more than 43 million views in its first 24 hours of release.