NYK Daily

Asia

Bus plunges into reservoir in China, 21 dead

A bus carrying students to an exam plunged into a reservoir in China on Tuesday after making a sudden swerve across five...

Explosion in Iran’s capital kills two, damages factory

At least two people were killed and three others injured in a large explosion at the Sepahan Boresh factory in the city...

UAE says it will test 20% of the population for COVID-19 as cases rise

The United Arab Emirates plans to test two million people, or about 20% of the population, for the novel coronavirus over the...

In Tokyo, a temple offers pandemic-hit Vietnamese workers a safe haven

A few hours after sundown last week, Thi Tu Luong dragged her suitcase down a side street in Tokyo’s business district, looking...

Israel reimposes series of restrictions after COVID-19 spike

Israel reimposed on Monday a series of restrictions to fight a spike in coronavirus infections, including the immediate closure of bars, night...

Bali to allow international tourists from September

Indonesia''s resort island of Bali will allow international tourists to visit from September 11 after being closed to visitors due to the...

Wuhan raises flood alert level as rains destroy China

The central Chinese city of Wuhan, epicentre of the new coronavirus pandemic, raised its flood alert level on Monday as torrential rain...

Nearly 40 feared dead as torrential rains hit southwest Japan

Nearly 40 people were feared dead as torrential rains continued to hit Japan’s southwestern island of Kyushu, with river banks at risk...

Israel launches innovative satellite to keep a better eye on enemies

Israel on Monday launched a new spy satellite that it said would provide high-quality surveillance for its military intelligence.

Latest articles

Spectacular Hunting Sequence: Kingfisher Bird

Kingfishers are a species of medium-sized, vividly pigmented birds in the tropical regions of Asia, Oceania, and Africa. All...

Flipkart raises $1.2 billion in Walmart-led funding

Flipkart said on Tuesday it raised $1.2 billion in an investment led by its majority owner Walmart Inc, valuing the Indian e-commerce...

Japan traces new COVID-19 outbreak to Tokyo theatre boy-band show

Tokyo health officials appealed on Tuesday for more than 800 theatregoers to get tested for the novel coronavirus after a production starring...

Pound slips below $1.25 on disappointing growth data

Sterling fell below $1.25 on Tuesday for the first time in a week and reached a 14-day low against the euro after...