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Residents over the age of two, herdsmen should be vaccinated against bubonic plague, says Russian regional leader
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Residents over the age of two, herdsmen should be vaccinated against bubonic plague, says Russian regional leader

Bubonic plague is highly contagious and transmitted between animals and humans through the bite of infected fleas and contact with infected animals.

Second death linked with bubonic plague recorded in a village in Inner Mongolia
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Second death linked with bubonic plague recorded in a village in Inner Mongolia

Nine close contacts of the victim along with 26 secondary contacts have been quarantined and their tests have come out negative.

Case of bubonic plague detected in Mongolia: All you need to know about the Black Death
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Case of bubonic plague detected in Mongolia: All you need to know about the Black Death

WHO has said that it doesn't consider the outbreak high-risk, but that they are monitoring the situation carefully.

Forests are more than the planet's lungs – they also drive winds, argues Russian physicist
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Forests are more than the planet's lungs – they also drive winds, argues Russian physicist

If proven, the biotic pump theory could explain why the remote interiors of forested continents receive as much rain as the coasts.

Great Wall of China's northern segment was not built for war, but for screening movement of civilians, finds new study
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Great Wall of China's northern segment was not built for war, but for screening movement of civilians, finds new study

According to researchers, the Great Wall which was built to the north a few centuries earlier runs roughly west to east through north-east Mongolia.

Coronavirus Outbreak: China reports second consecutive day of no new local transmissions but imported cases rise
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Coronavirus Outbreak: China reports second consecutive day of no new local transmissions but imported cases rise

A total of 67 new cases were reported as of end-Wednesday, up from 47 a day earlier, all of which were imported, China’s National Health Commission said in a statement on Thursday

Coronavirus cases cross 50 in India as Kerala imposes restrictions on public events, shuts schools and cinema houses; China sees fall in new cases
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Coronavirus cases cross 50 in India as Kerala imposes restrictions on public events, shuts schools and cinema houses; China sees fall in new cases

Karnataka, Kerala, and Pune confirmed fresh cases on Tuesday, taking the total number of infections in India above 50 amid a subdued Holi celebration across India.

Russia to temporarily ban entry of Chinese nationals from Thursday amid coronavirus outbreak; borders with China, Mongolia closed
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Russia to temporarily ban entry of Chinese nationals from Thursday amid coronavirus outbreak; borders with China, Mongolia closed

Russia will temporarily ban Chinese nationals from entering the country due to the virus outbreak centered in China that has infected more than 73,000 people worldwide

Mongolian president Khaltmaagiin Battulga meets Vice-President Venkaiah Naidu during 5-day visit to India
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Mongolian president Khaltmaagiin Battulga meets Vice-President Venkaiah Naidu during 5-day visit to India

Mongolian President Khaltmaagiin Battulga on Friday met Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu in Delhi. He was received by Union minister Kiren Rijiju.

Narendra Modi becomes first Indian PM to visit Russia's Far East, extends $1bn credit line for development of region
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Narendra Modi becomes first Indian PM to visit Russia's Far East, extends $1bn credit line for development of region

Prime Minister Narendra Modi became the first Indian premier to visit the Far East Russia on Wednesday, where he extended a credit line of $1 billion for the development of the region

Mongolia president Battulga Khaltmaa to meet Donald Trump; leaders expected to discuss trade, bilateral and regional issues
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Mongolia president Battulga Khaltmaa to meet Donald Trump; leaders expected to discuss trade, bilateral and regional issues

Mongolian President Battulga Khaltmaa will meet Donald Trump at the White House on Wednesday. Two leaders are expected to discuss a wide range of bilateral and regional issues, trade is expected to be one of the important topics of discussion.

AFC U-16 Women's Championship Qualifiers: India go down 1-2 against hosts Mongolia
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AFC U-16 Women's Championship Qualifiers: India go down 1-2 against hosts Mongolia

Battling extremely cold weather, the Indian team on Friday went down fighting 1-2 to hosts Mongolia in the AFC U-16 Women's Championship Qualifiers.

Russia to launch biggest war games in its history; Chinese, Mongolian armies will join exercise
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Russia to launch biggest war games in its history; Chinese, Mongolian armies will join exercise

President Vladimir Putin is expected to attend Vostok-2018 after hosting an economic forum in Russia's far eastern city Vladivostok where his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping is one of the prominent guests.

Russia to launch largest military drill on 11 September; 300,000 troops, including China and Mongolia, to participate
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Russia to launch largest military drill on 11 September; 300,000 troops, including China and Mongolia, to participate

President Vladimir Putin is expected to attend Vostok 2018 after hosting an economic forum in Russia's far eastern city Vladivostok, where his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping is one of the star guests.

Prehistoric fossil of woman shows parentage from two extinct species of humans
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Prehistoric fossil of woman shows parentage from two extinct species of humans

The new study is the first to identify a first-generation child of Neanderthal and Denisovan parents

Kiren Rijiju to lead Indian delegation for meeting on disaster management in Mongolia; session to begin on 3 July
India

Kiren Rijiju to lead Indian delegation for meeting on disaster management in Mongolia; session to begin on 3 July

An Indian delegation led by Union minister Kiren Rijiju will participate in the Asian Ministerial Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction (AMCDRR 2018) to be held in Mongolia from 3 July.

Rajnath Singh lauds Mongolia's '3rd neighbour' policy in Ulaanbaatar, reaffirms commitment to strengthen cultural bonds
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Rajnath Singh lauds Mongolia's '3rd neighbour' policy in Ulaanbaatar, reaffirms commitment to strengthen cultural bonds

India appreciates the 'Third Neighbour' policy of land-locked Mongolia, Home Minister Rajnath Singh said in Mongolia, asserting New Delhi's commitment to further strengthen its cultural bond with Ulaanbaatar.

Rajnath Singh embarks on three-day visit to Mongolia with a view to strengthening bilateral relations and security cooperation
India

Rajnath Singh embarks on three-day visit to Mongolia with a view to strengthening bilateral relations and security cooperation

Rajnath Singh on Thursday left for his maiden three-day visit to Mongolia, aimed at strengthening India's relation with the strategically important East Asian country.

Meanwhile on Instagram: Artist-photographer Kaamna Patel's travel log is a window to the world
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Meanwhile on Instagram: Artist-photographer Kaamna Patel's travel log is a window to the world

Kaamna Patel is a visual artist and photographer currently based in Mumbai. Her Instagram feed spans several countries and cultures.

Narendra Modi in Jammu and Kashmir: PM lays foundation stone for strategic Zojila tunnel in Leh
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Narendra Modi in Jammu and Kashmir: PM lays foundation stone for strategic Zojila tunnel in Leh

Narendra Modi on Saturday kickstarted work for Zojila tunnel, Asia'a longest and strategic bi-directional tunnel, to provide all-weather connectivity between Jammu and Kashmir's Srinagar, Kargil and Leh.