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Russia recorded 19,290 coronavirus cases in the past 24 hours, the lowest number since November 3, the anti-coronavirus crisis center said on Monday, according to TASS. The overall case tally has reached 3,738,690 ...

World 2021-01-25 17:06:00

Portugal's centre-right president, Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa, was re-elected on Sunday in an election marked by record abstention blamed on the pandemic, according to Euronews. Rebelo de Sousa secured 60.70 per cent of the ballot, easily clearing ...

World 2021-01-25 15:37:00

Three people were killed and eight others injured in a natural gas pipe explosion on Monday in Dalian, a port city in northeast China's Liaoning Province, according to Xinhua News Agency ...

World 2021-01-25 11:31:00

Three more miners were rescued on Sunday after being trapped underground for two weeks due to a blast in a gold mine in east China's Shandong Province, according to Xinhua. Earlier on Sunday morning, the rescuers ...

World 2021-01-24 11:30:00

Turkey and the EU agreed on working on a roadmap for enhancing relations, the Turkish foreign minister said Friday, according to Anadolu Agency. Speaking to journalists in Brussels after his two-day working visit, Mevlut Cavusoglu said ...

World 2021-01-23 13:55:00

January 23, 2021 in Ukraine will be declared a day of mourning in connection with the death of 15 people in an illegally functioning nursing home in Kharkiv, according to Interfax-Ukraine. "I will sign a decree - tomorrow will be a day of mourning at the state level," Zelensky told reporters ...

World 2021-01-22 16:34:00

Dr. Salim M. AlMalik, Director-General of the Islamic World Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (ICESCO), reaffirmed that Africa needs to shift to innovative and smart technologies to preserve ecosystems and biodiversity and meet its ...

World 2021-01-22 15:21:00

A magnitude 4.5 earthquake struck Turkey's western province of Izmir early Thursday, according to Anadolu Agency. The Disaster and Emergency Management Authority (AFAD) said on its website that the epicenter of ...

World 2021-01-22 13:57:00

Spanish Health Minister Salvador Illa will resign next week to campaign in regional elections in Catalonia, an official from his party said on Thursday, while national authorities reported a record 44,357 new daily coronavirus cases, according ...

World 2021-01-22 12:55:00

Russia recorded 21,887 coronavirus cases in the past day, and the daily case tally was fewer than 22,000 three days in a row, the anti-coronavirus crisis center told reporters on Thursday, according to TASS. Russia’s coronavirus case tally hit 3,655,839. The average growth rate reached 0.6% ...

World 2021-01-21 15:33:00

U.S. President Joe Biden signed 15 executive actions shortly after being sworn on Wednesday, undoing policies put in place by his Republican predecessor, Donald Trump, and making his first moves on the pandemic and climate change ...

World 2021-01-21 13:09:00

As of Thursday morning, some 5,583 new cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) disease were recorded in Ukraine, some 13,981 people recovered, some 241 patients died, Health Minister of Ukraine Maksym Stepanov said, according to Interfax-Ukraine News Agency ...

World 2021-01-21 12:58:00

President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris were officially sworn into office Wednesday in a heavily-guarded but sparsely attended ceremony at the US Capitol. Security for the ceremony was markedly increased with 25,000 National Guard ...

World 2021-01-20 23:40:00

Turkey on Tuesday reported over 6,800 new coronavirus cases, according to Health Ministry data, Anadolu Agency reports. A total of 6,818 cases, including 761 symptomatic patients, were confirmed across the country, the data showed ...

World 2021-01-20 15:47:00

Portugal is now the country in the world with the highest number of new cases of infection by the new coronavirus per million inhabitants, according to several websites that provide statistical monitoring of the covid-19 pandemic, the Portugal News reported ...

World 2021-01-19 18:22:00

Georgia has reported 1,550 new cases of coronavirus, 494 recoveries and 15 deaths in the past 24 hours, according to Agenda.Ge. In total 17,398 tests have been conducted in the past 24 hours around the country of which 12,166 were ...

World 2021-01-19 14:41:00

Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte won a crucial confidence vote in the Chamber of Deputies on Monday, hanging on to power after a junior partner quit his coalition last week and opened a political crisis amid the raging COVID-19 pandemic ...

World 2021-01-19 13:07:00

The death toll from a strong earthquake and floods in the central parts of Indonesia has risen to 96, with nearly 70,000 people forced to flee home and take shelter, the National Disaster Management Agency said Monday, according to Xinhua ...

World 2021-01-18 15:32:00

China's gross domestic product (GDP) expanded 2.3 percent year on year in 2020, exceeding the 100-trillion-yuan (15.42 trillion U.S. dollars) threshold to 101.5986 trillion yuan, official data showed Monday, according to Xinhua ...

World 2021-01-18 11:05:00

The death toll from a powerful earthquake on Indonesia’s Sulawesi island has jumped to 56, authorities said on Sunday, with thousands left homeless as rescuers raced to find anyone still alive under mountains of rubble, according to Al Jazeera. More than 820 people were injured and about 15,000 left their homes after the 6.2-magnitude quake ...

World 2021-01-17 11:44:00