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Dubai Expo 2020 records 3.5 mn footfalls since inauguration

Dubai Expo 2020 records 3.5 mn footfalls since inauguration

Dubai, Nov 15 (UNI) Expo 2020 Dubai has recorded more than 3.5 million footfalls since it opened on October 1.
Figures released on Monday show there were 3,578,653 visits by mid-November, supported by recent concerts by K-pop stars Highlight and Lebanese superstars Nancy Ajram and Ragheb Alama, The National reported.
Organisers said sales of the half-price November ticket were "going strong", as were entries for the Explore the World draw.

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FBI identifies Texas gunman as Malik Faisal Akram

17 Jan 2022 | 1:49 AM

New Delhi, Jan 16 (UNI) The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) tonight identified the slain hostage-taker at Texas synagogue as British national Malik Faisal Akram.

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Russia not planning military action if security talks fail: Kremlin

17 Jan 2022 | 12:53 AM

Moscow, Jan 16 (UNI/Sputnik) Russia is not considering military action if security talks with the United States and NATO fail, but it will be ready to take counteractions if its concerns are ignored, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov told CNN.

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Displaced families in Afghanistan sell children, organs for survival

17 Jan 2022 | 12:28 AM

Kabul, Jan 16 (UNI) Displaced people living in a camp in Afghanistan's Balkh province have sold their children and their kidneys in order to keep their families afloat.

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B'desh: Ivy wins NCC Mayor polls for third time

B'desh: Ivy wins NCC Mayor polls for third time

16 Jan 2022 | 11:16 PM

Dhaka, Jan 16 (UNI) Bangladesh's ruling party Awami League's nominated mayor candidate Selina Hayat Ivy on Sunday registered a landslide victory in the Narayanganj City Corporation (NCC) election.

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Myanmar reports 123 new Covid cases, daily positivity rate at 1 6 pc

16 Jan 2022 | 9:39 PM

Yangon, Jan 16 (UNI/Xinhua) Myanmar reported 123 new COVID-19 infections with a daily positivity rate of 1.60 percent in the past 24 hours, a release from the health ministry showed Sunday.

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