2020-10-07 22:10:49
A total of 18,746 people have been diagnosed with coronavirus in France over the latest 24-hour recording period, an all-time daily high for the country, the nation's health authorities announced on Wednesday.
2020-10-07 20:10:08
Alien enthusiasts are in a frenzy after peculiar footage appearing to capture a UFO flying past the International Space Station (ISS) was captured by a skywatcher and uploaded online.
2020-10-07 18:10:31
With Covid-19 cases soaring in the Belgian capital, the premier of the Brussels region, Rudi Vervoort, has announced that bars and cafes will have to close for one month starting from Thursday.
2020-10-07 18:10:03
Silvia Sardone, who serves as an MEP for Italy's Northern League Party, has revealed that she received a barrage of death and rape threats because of her opposition to the construction of a mosque in Milan.
2020-10-07 17:10:57
Silicon Valley giant Google is facing a new antitrust case in India in which it is alleged to have abused its Android operating system's position in the smart television market.
2020-10-07 17:10:08
Italy on Wednesday imposed mandatory face-mask wearing outdoors across the country, in an effort to reduce coronavirus infections.
2020-10-07 16:10:26
Beijing urged the United States to stop its 'unprovoked attacks,' after Secretary of State Mike Pompeo lashed out at China during a meeting with Australia, India, and Japan aimed at countering China's growing regional influence.
2020-10-07 16:10:14
A senior Iranian naval commander has denounced US military activity in the region and has promised a swift and devastating response if his country's maritime boundaries are not respected.
2020-10-07 16:10:10
Brussels will buy an additional batch of Remdesivir ? enough to treat thousands of Covid-19 patients ? from US pharma company Gilead after countries across Europe reported shortages of the crucial anti-viral drug.
2020-10-07 15:10:08
More than 3,500 companies, including Tesla, Ford Motor Co. and Target, have filed lawsuits against the Trump administration in recent weeks, over its tariffs on China. The firms say that the tariffs are ?unlawful.?
2020-10-07 14:10:47
Thousands of East London residents remain without water following a 'major' pipe burst that cut off supply to one of the UK's most populated areas, and sent residents to raid supermarkets.
2020-10-07 14:10:39
Poland's antitrust watchdog UOKiK said on Wednesday it has imposed a 29 billion-zloty ($7.6 billion) fine on Russia's Gazprom over the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline, designed to boost gas supplies to the EU.
2020-10-07 14:10:00
A day after the Czech government declared a state of emergency to tackle the coronavirus pandemic, the country reported a record daily new infections rate, which is now the fastest rising in Europe.
2020-10-07 13:10:00
The Nobel Prize in Chemistry has been awarded to two women for their development of the CRISPR/Cas9 genetic scissors, which has revolutionized modern science. They are the sixth and seventh women to win the prize for chemistry.
2020-10-07 12:10:22
Scientists are sounding the alarm that, once Covid-19-related social distancing ends, the world's children may face a new pandemic from a mutated old enemy which was once a leading cause of death for kids in the Western world.
2020-10-07 12:10:09
A new report by UBS and PwC reveals that the world's super-rich 'did extremely well? during the coronavirus crisis this year, increasing their already-huge fortunes by more than a quarter.
2020-10-07 12:10:00
In a landmark court ruling, Greece's far-right Golden Dawn party has been found to be operating as a criminal organization. The five-year trial had 68 defendants and included the murder of a rapper and cases of violent attacks.
2020-10-07 10:10:49
Chinese currency trading outside the mainland surged to its highest level in 17 months on Tuesday, with the offshore yuan extending its rally to 6.7136 per US dollar. The yuan retreated slightly on Wednesday, trading at 6.7910.
2020-10-07 10:10:38
An Indonesian seaman in his 20s bust out of a quarantine facility in South Korea by digging under a wall, just hours before he was due to complete his mandatory two-week isolation and be released.
2020-10-07 07:10:00
AIPAC, the powerful pro-Israel lobbying group in Washington, is raising concerns that Iranian leader Ali Khamenei is trying to influence US elections after Twitter banned about 130 accounts that allegedly originated in Iran.
2020-10-07 05:10:00
Scientists have found tiny air pollution particles in the brains of young people, which they say may cause damage to cells in a similar way to Alzheimer's and Parkinson's disease.
2020-10-07 00:10:00
The EU's executive has said that Turkey's inability to maintain democracy and safeguard human rights remain barriers to its membership of the 27-member bloc. Ankara criticized the report as ?far from constructive.?
2020-10-06 21:10:00
Farmers fired shots and carried 'Boer Lives Matter' signs as they stormed a court in eastern South Africa on Tuesday where two suspects were to appear before a judge over the brutal murder of a young farm manager.
2020-09-25 21:09:37
The coronavirus death toll could double to reach the two million mark before a vaccine comes into wide use, the World Health Organization's (WHO) head of emergencies Mike Ryan has warned.
2020-09-25 21:09:36
A young Colombian man filmed himself crying over his dead wife, who was shot in her car by soldiers. The emotional video led online users to denounce both the country's government and US foreign policy.