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US civil rights leader Joseph Lowery dies aged 98

WASHINGTON: US civil rights leader Reverend Joseph Lowery who campaigned with Martin Luther King died on Friday aged 98. “Our beloved, Rev. Dr Joseph Echols Lowery, made his transition peacefully at home”

‘Corona criminals’ prey on Europe’s virus fears

PARIS: From trafficking dodgy surgical masks to peddling counterfeit medicines and running internet scams, criminals are finding ways to profit from the coronavirus crisis, European police warn. With billions of people under

Afghan govt announces team for talks with Taliban

KABUL: Afghanistan’s government announced a 21-member team to negotiate with the Taliban, in a tentative sign of progress for the United States-brokered peace deal. The list announced late on Thursday by the

Celebrity chef dies of coronavirus

WASHINGTON: Floyd Cardoz, the Indian-born celebrity chef, died from complications following the Covid-19 infection on Wednesday morning in New Jersey. Cardoz, 59, fell ill soon after returning on March 8 to New York