3 bodies recovered, 17 feared killed as boat capsizes in India

Three bodies have been recovered and 17 others were feared killed Thursday after a boat ferrying them capsized in a river in the northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh, police said.
Philippines logs 4,533 new COVID-19 cases, 27 more deaths
The Philippines reported 4,533 new COVID-19 infections on Thursday, bringing the number of confirmed cases in the Southeast Asian country to 3,818,480.
Monkeypox cases total 770 in Portugal
Portugal has registered a total of 770 confirmed monkeypox cases as of Thursday since the first case reported in May, said the Portuguese Directorate-General for Health (DGS).
S.Korea reports 128,714 new COVID-19 cases
South Korea recorded 128,714 new COVID-19 cases as of midnight Thursday compared to 24 hours ago, raising the total number of infections to 21,111,840, the health authorities said Friday.
Pakistan reports 353 new COVID-19 cases

India's daily COVID-19 caseload increased to 16,299 on Thursday, officials said.
According to federal health ministry data released on Thursday morning, 16,299 new cases of COVID-19 were reported during the past 24 hours, taking the total tally to 44,206,996 in the country.
12 killed in traffic accident in southern Egypt
At least 12 people were killed on Wednesday in a collision between a microbus and a truck on the Aswan-Cairo agriculture road in southern Egypt.