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# Asia

Asia is Earth's largest and most populous continent, located primarily in the Eastern and Northern Hemispheres. Checkout this section for curated News, Articles & Videos related to Asia, reported worldwide by trusted media sources.

Asia is Earth's largest and most populous continent, located primarily in the Eastern and Northern Hemispheres. Checkout this section for curated News, Articles & Videos related to Asia, reported worldwide by trusted media sources.

News  »  Technology

Oppo A54 to Launch in India Today: Expected Price, Specifications

Oppo A54 was launched in Indonesia last month and it is all set to launch in India today. The phone will be launched at 12pm (noon) and will be available on Flipkart. The Oppo A54 is powered by the...


News  »  World  /  Asia

Japan asks Myanmar to release detained Japanese journalist

Japan journalist arrested in Myanmar, govt asks for rele...


News  »  World  /  Asia

China is starting clinical trials of a Covid vaccine that can ...

CEO of CanSino Biologics, Xuefeng Yu, said a vaccine that's inhaled could be more effective than those inject...


News  »  World  /  India

PM To Hold Meeting On Covid Situation Today As India Battles R...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be holding a meeting today shortly to discuss the coronavirus crisis in the country as India recorded a new daily high in infections with over 2.73 lakh fresh Covid...


News  »  World  /  US & Canada

Yuan internationalisation goal ‘is not to replace US dollar’, ...

China has played down US concerns about its ambitions for the yuan, with the new deputy governor of the People’s Bank of China (PBOC) insisting “our goal is not to replace the US dollar or any other international currency”.The gathering momentum o...


News  »  Technology

Redmi 10 Series, Redmi Note 10S Tipped to Launch in India Soon

Redmi 10 series could be launched in the Indian market soon, according to a new report. It is said to be a budget-friendly series just like its predecessor Redmi 9 series, and is expected to have a...


News  »  World  /  China

China-bound shipments help Japan’s exports post largest monthl...

A surge in China-bound shipments saw Japan post its strongest export growth in more than three years last month, in a sign that the economic recovery from last year’s deep coronavirus slump remains intact.However, the trade data is unlikely to com...


Covid-19 News: Hong Kong Suspends Flights Connecting India Fro...

Coronavirus News: Hong Kong has suspended all flights connecting it with India from Tuesday to May 3 amid a surge in COVID-19 cases in the country, aviation industry sources said on Sunday. They said the Hong Kong government has also suspended fli...


Philippine coastguard sends strong warning to Chinese vessels ...

Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube The Philippine coastguard has released video footage of its patrols in the South China Sea near Whitsun Reef in the Spratly Islands which are claimed by both Manila ...


News  »  World

VW, Ford unveil SUVs at China auto show under virus controls

Volkswagen has unveiled an electric SUV made for China at the Shanghai auto show, the industry’s biggest marketing event in a year overshadowed by the coronavirus pande...


News  »  World  /  Singapore

SMRT subsidiary to distribute electric motorcycles in Singapor...

SINGAPORE: Electric motorcycle manufacturer EuroSports Technologies (EST) has partnered with Strides Transportation, a subsidiary of public transport operator SMRT, to develop, market and supply smart electric motorcycles. The two signed an agree...


News  »  Business

Shanghai Auto Show 2021: China’s Evergrande NEV, valued at US$...

China Evergrande New Energy Vehicle Group’s expansive pop-up showroom sits at the heart of Shanghai’s National Exhibition and Convention Center. With nine models on display, it’s hard to miss. The electric car upstart has one of the biggest booths...


Coronavirus News: 2.73 Lakh Fresh Covid Cases, 1,619 Deaths In...

Covid-19 News Update: Hit by the second Covid wave, India recorded 2,73,810 fresh infections and 1,619 deaths in new record high, taking the caseload to 1.5 crore. Over 1.78 lakh people have died so far. This is the fifth straight day that over 2 ...


News  »  Technology  /  Asia

Sequoia, GIC co-lead $160m round in Indian fintech firm Razorp...

In a bid to further fuel Razorpay's growth plans, the company is hiring over 600 employe...


Indonesia to reopen Bali beaches to foreign tourists by end of...

Indonesia aims to welcome back foreign tourists to the resort islands of Bali, Bintan and Batam by the end of July, with a plan to speed up vaccinations in those areas to halt the spread of the coronavirus.The government is in talks with Singapore...


News  »  Top Stories  /  India

HK bans flights from India, Pak, Philippines

Hong Kong will suspend flights from India, Pakistan and the Philippines from April 20 for two weeks after the N501Y mutant COVID-19 strain was detected in the Asian financial hub for the first time, authorities said in a statement late on Sunday. ...


News  »  World  /  Asia

India's daily COVID-19 cases rise by record 273,810

BENGALURU: India reported a record rise of 273,810 new COVID-19 infections on Monday (Apr 19), taking its overall case load past 15 million, second only to the United States globally. The country's deaths from COVID-19 also rose by a record 1,619...