S.Korea reports 9,896 new COVID-19 cases

South Korea reported 9,896 new COVID-19 cases as of midnight Monday compared to 24 hours ago, raising the total number of infections to 18,339,319, the health authorities said Tuesday.
12 killed, 251 injured in toxic gas leak at Jordan's port
Twelve people were killed and 251 others injured on Monday in a chemical gas leak from a container at Jordan's Aqaba port, Jordan state TV reported.
U.S. reports nearly 330,000 child COVID-19 cases in past 4 weeks
Nearly 330,000 child COVID-19 cases had been reported in the United States in the past four weeks, according to the latest report published Monday by the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) and the Children's Hospital Association.
Over 40 people found dead inside 18-wheeler in Texas, U.S.
More than 40 people were found dead on Monday inside a tractor-trailer in San Antonio, U.S. state of Texas, local media reported.
Africa's COVID-19 cases pass 11.77 mln: Africa CDC
The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Africa reached 11,770,537 as of Sunday evening, the Africa Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC) said.
India reports 17,073 new COVID-19 cases
A total of 17,073 new COVID-19 cases were recorded during the past 24 hours in India, taking the total tally to 43,407,046, data released by the Health Ministry showed on Monday.
Flood death toll rises to 82 in Bangladesh
Floods triggered by heavy seasonal rains and onrush of rivers in Bangladesh have killed 82 people since last month, authorities said.