International

Germany sets out flood relief funding, hopes of finding survivors fade
Australia, under lockdown, sees worrying jump in COVID-19 cases
At least 16 dead as China province deluged by heaviest rains in 1,000 years
Bitcoin slips below $30,000
Caught between China-US rivalry, Asian countries stockpile powerful new missiles
Tehran imposes curbs as Iran's Covid cases hit all-time high
South Korean climber feared dead after historic summit in Pakistan
In pictures: Muslims across the world celebrate Eidul Azha amid pandemic
Russia says Taliban ready for 'compromise'
UK PM Johnson dismissed Covid-19 lockdown as only elderly would die, ex-aide says
In Makkah, women set off on Hajj as 'mehram' rule cast aside
Global quest underway to speed Covid-19 vaccine trials