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DPMM FC continue winning streak

DPMM FC continued their winning streak in Group ‘B’ of the Brunei Under-15 Youth League after a 10-0 victory against Indera SC at the...

Majority of ship crew test positive for COVID

Brunei Darussalam detected three new imported COVID-19 cases on Friday. Two cases are from MMA Privilege ship. Fifteen out of 18 crew have tested...

Hiker found dead

A man found unconscious in the forest near Kampong Kasat on Wednesday afternoon was pronounced dead at the scene by paramedics. More details in...

BND20k fine for contraband possession

A restaurant helper was ordered to settle a BND20,850 fine after she pleaded guilty to possessing undeclared cigarettes and liquor. More details in Saturday’s...

Japan expands emergency after record spikes

TOKYO (AP) — Japan expanded a coronavirus state of emergency to four more areas in addition to Tokyo on Friday following record spikes in...

Myanmar leaders ‘weaponising’ COVID-19, say residents

BANGKOK (AP) — With coronavirus deaths rising in Myanmar, allegations are growing from residents and human rights activists that the military government, which seized...

Thai media restrictions raise freedom of expression concerns

BANGKOK (AP) — Thailand implemented new regulations on Friday that appeared to broaden the government’s ability to restrict media reports and social media posts...

Czechs give extra holiday to vaccinated civil servants

PRAGUE (AFP) – The Czech government on Friday approved a proposal to give civil servants who get Covid-19 vaccines an extra two days of...

Death toll in wildfires that hit southern Turkey rises to four

ANKARA, TURKEY (AP) — The death toll in a string of wildfires raging in southern Turkey rose to four, officials said on Friday, as...

Zverev ends Djokovic’s Golden Slam hopes

  TOKYO (AFP) - Novak Djokovic’s bid for a calendar Golden Grand Slam was dramatically ended by Alexander Zverev in the Olympics men’s singles semi-finals...

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