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Czech Republic registers over 8,500 new virus infections

Coronavirus infections are growing rapidly in the Czech Republic, with some 8,618 new cases reported on Saturday. This marked a fourth day of record figures,...
Wpid Cutlass

8-year-old Mongolian boy accidentally kills 6-year-old sister

An eight-year-old boy shot dead his six-year-old sister in northern Mongolia by accident as a preliminary investigation has suggested, local police said Monday. ...
Israeli soldiers are seen in the Israel-occupied Golan Heights next to Blue Line, a border demarcation drawn in 2000 by the United Nations after Israel withdrew its forces from southern Lebanon, July 28, 2020. Lebanese leaders on Tuesday warned against heightened border tensions with Israel, while slamming Israel for attacking southern Lebanon a day earlier, LBCI local TV channel reported. (Ayal Margolin/JINI via Xinhua)

8 Yemeni soldiers killed in Houthi missile attack: government sources

At least eight Yemeni soldiers were killed in missile attack by Houthi rebels on a government military camp in Yemen's northern province of...
Medical workers are seen in a COVID-19 quarantine hospital in Cairo, Egypt, on June 15, 2020. Egypt reported on Monday its highest single-day COVID-19 deaths with 97 fatalities, taking the death toll in the North African country to 1,672, said the Egyptian Health Ministry. According to the ministry's spokesman Khaled Megahed, 1,691 new COVID-19 infections have also been registered in the past 24 hours, bringing the total confirmed cases to 46,289. (Xinhua/Ahmed Gomaa)

Tunisia reports 477 new COVID-19 cases, 8,100 in total

The Tunisian health ministry has reported 477 new positive cases of COVID-19 and six additional deaths, according to an official statement released Wednesday night. ...

8 drug traffickers, 9 criminals arrested in Afghanistan – government

Police in Afghanistan have arrested 48 drug traffickers and nine suspected criminals, authorities said on Tuesday. "Counter-Narcotics Police of Afghanistan (CNPA) and...

Motorbike bombing at wedding party kills 4, wounds 8 in Eastern Afghanistan

Four people were killed and eight others injured as a motorbike bomb struck a wedding party in eastern Afghanistan's Khost province on Thursday, provincial...

Fire kills 8, injures 5 in central Mozambique

A fire killed eight people and seriously injured five others in central Mozambique early Wednesday, local media reported. The victims are believed...

25 militants killed, 8 wounded in airstrike in eastern Afghanistan

At least 25 militants were killed and eight others wounded after Afghan security forces repelled a Taliban attack in eastern Laghman province during...

About 8,831 farmers boosting cashew cultivation in Bono East

Cashew production has been boosted in the Bono East Region with more than 8,831 farmers involved in the cultivation of the crop. According to figures...
Emmanuel Macron

French president warns of suspending help if reforms not implemented in Lebanon within 8...

French President Emmanuel Macron said Tuesday evening that he expects Lebanese officials to deliver on their promises regarding reforms within 8 weeks, al-Jadeed local...
Motorcyclist Shoots Dead Local Employees Of Bagram S U S Military Base

8 killed in southern Philippine shootout

At least eight people were killed in an alleged shootout in the southern Philippine province of Cotabato around noontime on Saturday, police and local...
accident or road crash

Road crash kills 8, injures 2 in southeast Brazil

At least eight people were killed and two others were injured in southeast Brazil after a cargo truck carrying timber spilled some of its...
Gun Shot Dead

Kenyan police kill 8 suspected burglars

Kenyan police on Sunday night killed eight suspected burglars in the industrial area of the capital, Nairobi. The robbers were killed by...

Car accident kills 8 in southern Mozambique

At least eight people were killed and another 25 were injured in a car accident that occurred in Mozambique's southern province Maputo on Monday...
Rescuers search for missing people after a landslide at Suwonong village, Purworejo, Central Java, Indonesia, on Feb. 6, 2016. Five bodies have been recovered and two other persons are still missing after a landslide hit Purworejo district of Central Java on Friday, rescuers said here Saturday. (Xinhua/Zain Firmansyah)

8 missing in southwest China landslide

At least one was injured, and eight others went missing in a rain-triggered landslide in the city of Ya'an, southwest China's Sichuan Province,...
Boko Haram Nigeria

Nigerian troops kill 8 Boko Haram militants in repelled attacks

Eight Boko Haram militants were killed when Nigerian troops repelled an attack by the extremist group in the country's northeastern state of Borno, an...

About 8,578 candidates writing WASSCE in UWR under COVID-19 protocols

A total of 8,578 candidates are writing the West Africa Secondary Schools Certificate Examination (WASSCE) across 34 centres in the Upper West Region under...
A boy runs with a flag during a ruling Chama Cha Mapinduzi (CCM) rally in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, on October 21, 2015. CCM's party's candidate John Magufuli hopes to succeed President Jakaya Kikwete in what is seen as the tightest electoral race in Tanzania's history, as the main opposition parties unite around ex-prime minister Edward Lowassa, 61, who recently defected from the CCM. AFP PHOTO / DANIEL HAYDUK (Photo credit should read Daniel Hayduk/AFP/Getty Images)

Over 8,000 members of Tanzania’s ruling party to face scrutiny over nomination for parliamentary...

Tanzania's ruling Chama Cha Mapinduzi (CCM) party will on Monday begin to scrutinize more than 8,000 members of the party seeking nomination to vie...

Senegal’s COVID-19 cases surpass 8,000-mark

Senegalese Ministry of Health and Social Action reported on Saturday 132 new confirmed cases of COVID-19, bring the total number of infections to 8,014...

Sinopec creates record by drilling 8,725 meters deep oil, gas field

China Petrochemical Corporation (Sinopec) announced that its Shunbei oil and gas field created a record for the deepest onshore directional well drilling in Asia,...
Covid Case

Ghana’s COVID-19 confirmed cases now 8,885

Ghana has confirmed 337 new infections of COVID-19, bringing the country’s case count to 8,885 with 38 deaths. The total recoveries...

Ghana’s COVID-19 cases jump to 8,885 with 337 more confirmed

The number of Ghana's COVID-19 cases jumps to 8,885 with 337 new cases confirmed Thursday, Ghana Health Service (GHS) said. According to...
COVID-19: Ghana

Ghana’s COVID-19 cases increase to 8,548

The number of COVID-19 cases in Ghana has increased to 8,548, with 251 more cases confirmed as of Wednesday, said the Ghana Health Service...

Ghana’s COVID-19 cases rise to 8,297

The number of COVID-19 cases in Ghana had increased to 8,297 with 227 more cases confirmed as of Tuesday, data from the Ghana Health...

Ghana confirmed COVID-19 cases rise to 8,297

Ghana has recorded 227 more cases of COVID-19 as at May 31, increasing total confirmed cases to 8,297, the Ghana Health Service (GHS) announced...

UN condemns killing of 8 Somali civilians

The UN humanitarian agency on Friday condemned the killing of seven health personnel and a civilian in Gololey village in Somalia's Middle Shabelle region...

Nigeria’s COVID-19 cases exceed 8,000

Nigeria confirmed 229 new cases of COVID-19 late Monday, bringing the total to 8,068, including 233 deaths and 2,311 recoveries. The new...
Covid Positive

Burundi records 8 new cases of COVID-19

Burundi on Tuesday recorded eight new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of cases in the east African country to 27, a top...

Somalia, UNHCR airlift supplies to 8,100 flood victims in Somalia

Somalia and the UN refugee agency have airlifted vital humanitarian assistance to some 8,100 flood victims in three regional states in the past week. The...

Zambia COVID-19 cases hit 84 as 8 more confirmed

Zambia on Friday announced eight new COVID-19 cases, bringing the total figure to 84. The cases were picked following the testing of...