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Tayyip Erdogan inaugurates Europe’s largest hospital

Tayyip Erdogan inaugurates Europe’s largest hospital

ANKARA: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has inaugurated capital’s Bilkent City Hospital, Europe’s biggest hospital. The hospital has a bed capacity of 3,633 with 131 operation rooms and 904 outpatient clinics. The Bilkent City Hospital will receive 30,000 patients and treat 8,000 emergency patients daily when in full capacity. The hospital also houses Turkey’s biggest […]

At least 60 dead, nearly 843,000 affected by heavy rains in Malawi, Mozambique: UN

At least 60 dead, nearly 843,000 affected by heavy rains in Malawi, Mozambique: UN

Srinagar: Relief efforts are underway in southern Africa after recent rains caused at least 60 deaths and affected nearly 843,000 people in Mozambique and Malawi, a UN spokesman said on Wednesday. “Our humanitarian colleagues report that flooding in Malawi and Mozambique has affected nearly 843,000 people and caused at least 60 deaths, according to preliminary reports […]

Facebook, WhatsApp and Instagram suffer global outage

Facebook, WhatsApp and Instagram suffer global outage

It’s not the first time something like this has happened. We have seen Facebook, WhatsApp and Instagram suffer global outage several times in past and the same happened again. On Wednesday all three social media platforms suffered service outage for hours. In fact, several users are still complaining that they are unable to use Facebook […]

Armed men attack kills 16 in Nigeria

Armed men attack kills 16 in Nigeria

Abuja: A new attack by the armed men killed 16 people in a village in Nigeria’s northern state of Kaduna, local police said on Monday.   The armed men entered Barde village under Maro town in Kajuru area and started shooting sporadically which led to the death of 16 people. Upon receiving information, the police […]

11 Afghan police officers killed in Taliban attack

11 Afghan police officers killed in Taliban attack

Kabul: At least 11 police officers were killed after Taliban militants attacked security checkpoints in Afghanistan’s western province of Badghis, local media reported on Tuesday. “Dozens of Taliban fighters armed with guns and heavy weapons stormed police checkpoints in Muqur district, of provincial capital Qala-e-Naw on Monday night. The clashes left 11 police killed,” Ziaull […]