Sun, 24 Jan 2021

Thousands of Hong Kong residents told to stay in homes

PanARMENIAN.Net - Hong Kong's government declared its first lockdown on Saturday, ordering thousands of people to stay in their homes ...

Trump enablers Cruz and Hawley face questions over Jan. 6 insurrection

WASHINGTON - Seven Democratic senators asked the Senate Ethics Committee on Thursday to investigate the actions of Republican Senators Ted ...

As Trump said, Joe Biden is going to need a lot of luck

While Joe Biden's Presidency gives people a chance to rebuild, it also faces the bitterness and opposition of Trump's ever-loyal ...

Europe says it is ready for a new start with U.S.

LONDON, UK - World leaders have congratulated Joe Biden following his inauguration Wednesday as the 46th U.S. president. Many allies ...

NYC man accused of threatening to murder Representatives and Senators

NEW YORK CITY, New York - A New York City man who who stoked tensions before and after the storming ...

France registers 23,924 new COVID-19 cases

Paris [France], January 24 (ANI/Xinhua): France on Saturday reported 23,924 new cases of COVID-19 infection in a 24-hour span, raising ...

Blue Jays' WS odds slashed with George Springer on board

Toronto officially announced the signing of outfielder George Springer on Saturday, and the Blue Jays' World Series odds have been ...

Joe Biden speaks to UK PM Johnson

London [UK], January 24 (ANI): US President Joe Biden and British Prime Minister Boris Johnson spoke over the phone on ...

China gives coastguard power to fire on foreign vessels

Beijing [China], January 24 (ANI): In a move that is expected to escalate tensions between China and its neighbours, Beijing ...

Portugal's Joao Sousa pulls out of Australian Open

Portugal's Joao Sousa said Saturday that he will not play in next month's Australian Open, citing the country's strict COVID-19 ...

WHO Warns of Diseases Spreading in Tigray Because of Conflict

GENEVA - The World Health Organization is warning that conflict in Ethiopia's northern Tigray province and the consequent disruption of ...

Tens of Thousands protest in Russia against Navalny arrest

Moscow [Russia], January 24 (ANI): Tens of thousands took to the streets in Russia on Saturday to protest against the ...

Hong Kong Imposes COVID Lockdown in Densely Populated District

The local government in Hong Kong said Saturday that it had locked down one of the territory's most heavily populated ...

PML-N lambasts Imran Khan after UN cautions staff

Islamabad [Pakistan], January 24 (ANI): Pakistani Muslim League- Nawaz (PML-N) has demanded resignation from Prime Minister Imran Khan and Aviation ...

Update: Veteran U.S. talk show host Larry King dies at 87

© Provided by Xinhua | Television host Larry King makes a speech at the Seoul Digital Forum 2011 in Seoul, ...

France registers 23,924 new COVID-19 cases, 230 deaths in one day

© Provided by Xinhua | Marcelle, 85-year-old, receives a dose of COVID-19 vaccine at a temporary vaccination center on the ...

Cheslin Kolbe returns as Toulouse hammer lowly Agen

Springbok Rugby World Cup winner Cheslin Kolbe played his first game since mid-December to help Toulouse return to the Top ...

Capitol mob wasn't just angry men - there were angry women as well

The terror inflicted on the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6 laid bare America's problem with violent extremism.

Zimbabweans Blame Government for COVID-19 Deaths of Officials

HARARE, ZIMBABWE - A surge in coronavirus cases in Zimbabwe has included the deaths of two Cabinet ministers in 48 ...

Portugal's COVID-19 deaths top 10,000

Lisbon [Portugal], January 24 (ANI/Xinhua): COVID-19 deaths in Portugal passed the 10,000 mark Saturday after a record 274 fatalities were ...

Bodies of migrant workers flown back to Nepal

Kathmandu [Nepal], January 23 (ANI): After waiting for over two months, families of Nepali migrant workers, who died in Malaysia ...

WHO inks deal for delivery of Pfizer-BioNTech vaccines

Geneva [Switzerland], January 23 (ANI): The World Health Organization (WHO) on Friday announced that it had reached an agreement with ...

Senators place F Tim Stutzle on injured reserve

The Ottawa Senators will be without forward Tim Stutzle for a third straight game Saturday night after placing the 19-year-old ...

Jonas Gwangwa embodied South Africa's struggle for a national culture

Music is not a zero sum game with only one 'best'. But if you seek to name one musician whose ...

'Justice Delayed but Delivered'

Panaji (Goa) [India], January 23 (ANI): 'Justice Delayed but Delivered' is a 15-minute Hindi documentary film that revolves around the ...

Wolves sign striker Willian Jose on loan from Real Sociedad

Wolves announced on Saturday they had completed the loan signing of Brazilian striker Willian Jose from Real Sociedad with a ...

McIlroy leads Hatton by one shot in Abu Dhabi

Rory McIlroy will take a one-shot lead over Tyrrell Hatton into the final day of the Abu Dhabi Championship after ...

Kapp stars with bat and ball as Proteas women seal ODI series

The Proteas produced a fighting performance with the ball to edge Pakistan women by 13 runs in a nail-biting second ...

Cyclone hits Mozambique port city, brings property damage, flooding

The coastal city of Beira in Mozambique, has seen mild damage to property and flooding after tropical cyclone Eloise made ...

Saudi Intercepts 'Hostile Target' Over Capital

RIYADH - Saudi Arabia intercepted a "hostile target" over Riyadh Saturday, said state media in the kingdom, which has come ...

UN cautions not to fly by any Pak-registered airlines

Islamabad [Pakistan], January 23 (ANI): Months after the story of dubious flying licence pilots case in Pakistan broke out, the ...

Bangladesh focusing on winning 'as much as possible'

Dhaka [Bangladesh], January 23 (ANI): Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) president Nazmul Hassan said that hosts are unlikely to make any ...

Astros trade lefty reliever Cionel Perez to Reds

The Houston Astros traded left-hander Cionel Perez to the Cincinnati Reds for minor league catcher Luke Berryhill, both teams announced ...

Netaji biggest inspiration for 'Sonar Bangla': PM Modi

Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], January 23 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said that Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose was ...

Erdogan attends launch of 1st domestically built frigate

Ankara [Turkey], January 23 (ANI/Sputnik): Turkey launched its first domestically built frigate Istanbul (F-515) on Saturday and President Recep Tayyip ...

French agency recommends spacing out vaccine doses speed up

Paris [France], January 23 (ANI/Sputnik): France's national health agency HAS recommended on Saturday administering the second shot of an anti-coronavirus ...

Falcons, United to honor Atlanta legend Hank Aaron

Atlanta's NFL and MLS teams will retire No. 44 for their 2021 seasons to honor Hank Aaron, who died Friday ...

Russian police arrest supporters of Alexey Navalny

By Alexey NavalnyMoscow [Russia], January 23 (ANI): Supporters of jailed Russian opposition leader Alexey Navalny on Saturday were arrested by ...

'Pak assets abroad could be seized in graft cases'

Islamabad [Pakistan], January 23 (ANI): Amid the controversy surrounding the Broadsheet saga, a Pakistani journalist has warned people in Islamabad ...

NIA chargesheets 19 terrorists of Jihadi gang

Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], January 23 (ANI): The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Saturday filed a chargesheet against ten terrorists ...

News RELEASES

Publish news of your business, community or sports group, personnel appointments, major event and more by submitting a news release to South East Asia Post.

More Information
23
Mostly Cloudy in Seletar

Business

Section
60% of Albuquerque citizens rate quality of life as good or excellent

ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - Nearly 60 percent of residents rate Albuquerque's quality of life as excellent or good, according to ...

Wall Street closes mixed on fears of prolonged lockdowns

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. industrial stocks closed lower on Friday as fears of prolonged lockdowns due to the ...

IEA anticipates less oil demand in 2021

PARIS, France - The International Energy Agency (IEA) reduced its 2021 global oil forecast this week as fresh coronavirus lockdowns ...

Sellers take charge on Asian stock markets

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia were sold off on Friday.All the major indices lost ground, while the rout ...

Giant telco supplier based in Ireland heralds international expansion

LIMERICK, Ireland - A boost for Ireland's expanding tech sector are plans by a giant telco supplier to recruit scores ...

U.S. stock markets have quiet day, greenback slump continues

NEW YORK, New York - Wall Street took a breather on Thursday, a day after the major indices hit record ...

Movie Review

The Thief of Bagdad
Thief of Bagdad

Featured story

Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

Read More