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WORLD News List

Australian research paves way for one-shot flu vaccine

SYDNEY, Feb 19 (Bernama) -- Australian researchers have paved the way for a universal flu vaccine by identifying immune cells, called killer T cells, which can fight all variants of the influenza virus, reported Xinhua News Agency.

India: Truck slams into marriage procession, killing 13

CHANDIGARH (India), Feb 19 (Bernama) -- Thirteen people were killed and over a dozen injured late Monday after a speeding truck rammed into a marriage procession in India’s Rajasthan state, Anadolu Agency reported, quoting officials.

Over 10,000 Thais verified as electoral candidates in individual constituency mode

BANGKOK, Feb 19 (Bernama) -- Over 10,000 Thais have been verified as candidates running for Member of Parliament (MP) in the March 24 election, Xinhua news agency reported, quoting local media Tuesday.

Suicide bombing in egypt's capital leaves two dead

CAIRO, Feb 19 (Bernama) -- An explosion rocked Egypt's capital, Cairo, late Monday when a man blew himself up behind Al-Azhar mosque, Anadolu Agency reported, quoting  local media.

Trump issues stern warning to Venezuelan military

WASHINGTON, Feb 19 (Bernama) -- US President Donald Trump issued an unwavering ultimatum Monday to members of Venezuela's military who continue to back President Nicolas Maduro but insisted that Washington continues to seek a "peaceful transition of power" in the country, Anadolu Agency reported. 

Nicaragua: Two opposition leaders sentenced to 'unprecedented' 200 years over protests

MANAGUA, Feb 19 (BERNAMA-NNN-AGENCIES) – Two opposition leaders in Nicaragua were handed sentences of more than 200 years for participating in violent protests last year against President Daniel Ortega that left 325 people dead, their lawyer said.

Mexico to convert penal colony into cultural center

MEXICO CITY, Feb 19 (BERNAMA-NNN-AGENCIES) – Mexico President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador announced that an island penal colony housing 600 inmates will be converted into a cultural and scientific center.