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Asia / Oceania

Beijing, May 10 (Prensa Latina) China made progress in the use of its cryptocurrency after launching it at the first International Consumer Products Expo held in Hainan, which turned into a luxury good showcase, CGTN channel reported on Monday.

New Delhi, May 10 (Prensa Latina) India will immunize 360 million people with the Russian Sputnik V vaccine, the Zee News agency reported.

Kabul, May 9 (Prensa Latina) The death toll following an attack on a girls' school in the country's capital rose to 50, most of them female students between the ages of 11 and 15, the Afghan Ministry of the Interior reported.

Islamabad, May 9 (Prensa Latina) The Prime Minister of Pakistan, Imran Khan, strongly condemned the attack by Israeli forces against the Palestinians in the Al-Aqsa mosque, in the holy month of Ramadan.

Beijing, May 9 (Prensa Latina) China reported that most of its Long March-5B Y2 rocket disintegrated upon reentry and the remaining debris fell into the sea, posing no danger to inhabited areas.

Islamabad, May 8 (Prensa Latina) Pakistan expressed concern on Saturday about reports on the Indian police's seizure of more than seven kilograms of uranium.

Beijing, May 8 (Prensa Latina) The last five days of holidays in China ended with growth in consumption and tourism, even closer to the levels reported before the Covid-19 pandemic.

8 de mayo de 2021, 0:20

Por Néstor Marín

London, (Prensa Latina) The first face-to-face meeting of the Group of Seven (G7) in two years concluded in London with the promise to financially support the World Health Organization's mechanism for a more equitable access to antiCovid-19 vaccines and the usual threats to China, Russia and other countries outside its aegis.

Kathmandu, May 7 (Prensa Latina) Nepalese mountaineer Kami Rita Sherpa on Friday has fulfilled his goal of climbing Mount Everest 25 times, to set a new world record, the Kathmandu Tribune newspaper reported.

Beijing, May 7 (Prensa Latina) China on Friday reported that its commercial activity grew by 28.5 percent year-on-year during this year's first four months and kept recovering thanks to the continued dynamism of exports.

New Delhi, May 7 (Prensa Latina) India celebrates today the 160th anniversary of the birth of Rabindranath Tagore, poet, writer, playwright, composer, philosopher, social reformer, pedagogue, linguist, painter and Nobel Prize winner for Literature in 1913.