2021-03-10 21:03:45
A grandmother's tip-off over fears for her drug-addicted grandson has led anti-mafia police in Italy to arrest 33 people for alleged drug trafficking and for possession of illegal weapons in the southern region of Calabria.
2021-03-10 21:03:33
There is no evidence so far to link the death and illness of two people in Austria to their vaccination with AstraZeneca's Covid-19 jab, the European Medicines Agency (EMA) has said after a preliminary review of the batch used.
2021-03-10 18:03:54
The Prophet Mohammed described seeing it, 17th century astronomer Cassini studied it, and now Danish scientists working for NASA say they've cracked the mystery of 'false dawns' and it's down to Martian dust leaking into space.
2021-03-10 18:03:39
The executive director of UNICEF has said the agency needs a further $1 billion of funding to ensure it can supply Covid-19 vaccines through the COVAX program and support healthcare systems in the world's poorest nations.
2021-03-10 18:03:39
The Norwegian Parliament has been hit by another cyberattack just six months after its IT systems were previously compromised, its administrative chief Marianne Andreassen said in a statement on Wednesday.
2021-03-10 18:03:36
Popular short-video platform TikTok has unveiled a series of new features it says have been designed to encourage positivity on the platform and crack down on abusive comments.
2021-03-10 17:03:42
Libya's parliament has given its approval to Prime Minister Abdulhamid Dbeibeh's cabinet during a vote in the war-torn city of Sirte, with representatives overwhelmingly backing the motion by 132 votes to two.
2021-03-10 17:03:18
Protesters have occupied three of France's national theaters in opposition to coronavirus shutdowns, as cultural spaces have remained closed since the country's lockdown began in October.
2021-03-10 16:03:09
Activists from the environmental group Greenpeace paraglided onto the top of the European Central Bank's (ECB) press building on Wednesday, unveiling a banner protesting the bank's links to fossil fuel polluters.
2021-03-10 15:03:35
The Elys'e Palace has said it doesn't support the idea of a health passport that would allow inoculated people in France and Israel to make obstacle-free round trips, claiming an EU agreement with Israel would be preferable.
2021-03-10 14:03:42
The German health minister has confirmed that there will be a boost in Covid-19 vaccination in April but admitted the increase won?t be as considerable as people might be hoping for.
2021-03-10 14:03:15
Two separate non-peer-reviewed studies looking into the use and effectiveness of Vitamin D against Covid infection have both reached the same conclusion: there's no clear benefit to using supplements.
2021-03-10 13:03:52
Beijing has dismissed US allegations of genocide in its Xinjiang region as 'absolutely ridiculous and completely contrary to the facts,' and said it's the lawmakers in Washington who should be wearing the 'hat of genocide.?
2021-03-10 13:03:34
A Swedish feminist group, which says 'no woman should pay damages to her rapist,' is soliciting donations to cover fines that courts imposed as part of successful defamation prosecutions.
2021-03-10 12:03:45
Security forces surrounded the offices of railway staff in Myanmar in the latest military crackdown on protestors, as a general strike rages on with businesses closed in opposition to the February 1 coup.
2021-03-10 03:03:01
Dramatic charges by tabloid Bild that RT reporters worked as spies in Germany are sure to mesh well with prevailing narratives about Russia in NATO states, host and commentator Afshin Rattansi said as RT prepares a lawsuit.
2021-03-10 00:03:00
Greek police deployed tear gas and clashed with demonstrators in the Nea Smyrni suburb of Athens after several thousand people took to the streets on Tuesday, angered by footage of the recent brutal arrest of a local man.
2021-03-09 23:03:49
Beijing has summoned the British ambassador to China, Caroline Wilson, over an article she penned about the Chinese government's alleged misrepresentation of the international media, the Chinese foreign ministry said on Tuesday.
2021-03-09 21:03:21
Hilarious new research claims that those who engage in, ahem, ?persuasive bullsh*tting,? are themselves more likely to be duped by other bullsh*tters.
2021-03-09 20:03:55
The schoolgirl who claimed a teacher asked Muslim students to leave the lesson before displaying obscene caricatures of Prophet Mohammed as part of his freedom-of-speech class lied about being there to avoid parental punishment.
2021-03-09 20:03:27
The foreign secretary of India has summoned the UK's ambassador to New Delhi in response to British MPs highlighting alleged human rights abuses during mass farmer protests against Indian agricultural reforms.
2021-03-09 20:03:20
The new leader of Israel's Labour Party, Merav Michaeli, has addressed questions about her wardrobe choices, revealing she opts for black because she wants people to listen to what she says, rather than to look at what she wears.
2021-03-09 19:03:16
The national crimes investigation agency is to investigate the controversial death of a mayor at the hands of the police service, which claims the official and his associates were killed in a shootout that started by mistake.
2021-03-06 00:03:31
Israeli coronavirus response chief, Nachman Ash, doesn't share PM Benjamin Netanyahu's optimism regarding the Covid situation in the country, warning that it could well go into a fourth lockdown due to a rising transmission rate.
2021-03-05 23:03:24
At least 20 people have been killed and dozens more injured in a suicide car bombing in Mogadishu. The incident occured on the same day Somali Islamist militants stormed a jail in the semi-atonomus Puntland state.