Credibility of UN Security Council under spotlight during world health crisis

The U.N. Security Council (UNSC) will hold a session on the novel coronavirus on Thursday, amid rising questions over its credibility at times of...

Who has UK nuclear codes while Johnson receives coronavirus treatment?

The British government declined Tuesday to say who had responsibility for the United Kingdom's nuclear codes while Prime Minister Boris Johnson was being treated...

European Parliament HQ to be used as Corona virus testing center

The European Parliament's headquarters in Strasbourg, eastern France, will temporarily be used a coronavirus testing center, its president David Sassoli announced Tuesday. "We want to...

439 more Coronavirus deaths in UK bring total death toll to...

The daily number of deaths due to COVID-19 in the U.K. was confirmed at 439 on Monday, bringing the total death toll in the...

WHO slams ‘racist’ calls by French medical experts to use Africa...

The World Health Organization chief angrily slammed recent comments made by scientists suggesting a vaccine for the new coronavirus should be tested in Africa...

EU faces biggest test since its founding, Angela Merkel says

The coronavirus pandemic is the biggest test that the European Union has faced in its history, Chancellor Angela Merkel said Monday, stressing that Germany...

Over 250,000 patients recover from Coronavirus globally, China on Top of...

More than 250,000 people have recovered from the novel coronavirus globally, according to the U.S-based Johns Hopkins University. China has the highest number of recovered...

British PM Johnson admitted to hospital for tests after persistent coronavirus...

LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was admitted to hospital for tests on Sunday in what Downing Street said was a “precautionary...

USA’s Virus strategy fails to curb impact

BY KILIÇ BUĞRA KANAT :- There is no clear and credible scientific data available yet to indicate when the coronavirus will end. There are some...

USA -Taliban peace deal near breaking point in Afghanistan

The Taliban in a statement Sunday said their peace deal with the U.S. was nearing a breaking point, accusing Washington of violations that included...

China honors coronavirus victims with 3-minute silence

With air raid sirens wailing and flags at half-mast, China on Saturday held a three-minute nationwide moment of reflection to honor those who have...

Keir Starmer elected new UK Labour leader

Britain's main opposition Labour Party named Keir Starmer, a former director of public prosecutions who opposed the country's exit from the European Union, as...

French embassy condemns ‘test in Africa’ vaccine comments by French doctors

The French embassy in South Africa on Saturday expressed dismay at comments made by French doctors during a television interview in which they discussed testing a...

New York state virus death toll spikes by record 630 in...

New York state's coronavirus toll rose at a devastating pace to 3,565 deaths Saturday, the governor said, up from 2,935 the previous day, the...

China’s new postal rail service to Europe

CHONGQING, April 3 (Xinhua) -- Southwest China's Chongqing Municipality opened a new postal rail service to Europe Friday to meet the rising demand for...

Predominantly Orthodox Jewish city Bnei Brak under lockdown after becoming Israel’s...

Prompted by a high number of coronovirus infections, emergency regulations approved by the Israeli cabinet late Thursday declared the predominantly ultra-Orthodox central city of...

UK opens field hospital in London as Corona virus cases surpass...

Prince Charles remotely opened a vast temporary hospital for COVID-19 patients at London’s main exhibition center Friday, as the number of coronavirus-related deaths reported...

Putin: We need to cut around 10M barrels per day of...

Russian President Vladimir Putin said there was a need to cut around 10 million barrels per day of oil production, Reuters reported. He said that...

36,000 British Airways employees furloughed amid crisis in aviation industry

Britain-based airline company British Airways will suspend around 36,000 of its 45,000 staff members due to the blow delivered by the coronavirus pandemic as...

USA snatches 60 million France-bound medical masks from tarmac in China

The U.S. allegedly snatched a planeload of 60 million Chinese-made medical masks that were initially intended for France, a French official said. The U.S. seized...