07 Jan 2022

#Covid19: France detects new variant called IHU

Scientists in France say a new B.1.640.2 variant of the coronavirus, named IHU, has been detected in a vaccinated man wh .. Read More

07 Jan 2022

Food prices hit 10-year high in 2021: UN

Global food prices reached a 10-year high in 2021, rising by an average of 28 percent compared to the previous year, the .. Read More

03 Jan 2022

Turkey inflation surges 36% amid lira crisis

Turkey’s annual inflation jumped far more than expected to 36.08% year-on-year in December, the highest since September .. Read More

01 Jan 2022

Betty White dead at 99

Actress Betty White, who made US television audiences laugh for more than seven decades, starring on popular sitcoms "Th .. Read More

23 Dec 2021

UK approves #Covid19 jab for u12s as new daily cases top 100,000

British regulators on Wednesday approved Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine for use in children aged five to 11, as the country r .. Read More

19 Dec 2021

#Coronavirus: Paris cancels New Year fireworks

Paris on Saturday said it was cancelling its traditional New Year fireworks as Europe braced for tighter curbs to rein i .. Read More

18 Dec 2021

Canada lifts SA travel ban

Canada has lifted travel bans on ten African countries, including South Africa. Read More

17 Dec 2021

Brazil regulator approves COVID vaccine for children

Brazil's health regulator approved the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine Thursday for use in children aged five to 11, jo .. Read More

15 Dec 2021

#Phizer: 'Positive results" for anti-Covid pill

Lab data shows that the pill appears will be also effective in treating people infected with the Omicron variant, accord .. Read More

12 Dec 2021

#Tornadoes kill 83 across six US states

Rescuers were desperately searching for survivors early Sunday after dozens of devastating tornadoes tore through six US .. Read More

09 Dec 2021

Northern Ireland company cooks up world's largest vegan burger

A Northern Ireland food company earned a Guinness World Record by serving up a vegan burger that weighed 358 pounds, 4 o .. Read More

09 Dec 2021

More than 40 camels disqualified from Saudi contest over Botox

Organizers of a beauty contest for camels in Saudi Arabia said 43 animals have been disqualified for receiving Botox tre .. Read More

09 Dec 2021

Sloth bear rescued from well in Indian village

Wildlife authorities in India rescued a sloth bear that fell into a well. Read More

08 Dec 2021

Vietnam gives longest ever jail term for trading rhino horn: NGO

A rhino horn trader has been sentenced to 14 years in jail, the longest ever prison term a Vietnamese court has handed d .. Read More

08 Dec 2021

Climber can keep half of precious stones found on French mountain

A municipality in France said a climber who found $168,000 worth of precious gems on a mountain will be allowed to keep .. Read More

06 Dec 2021

Australia approves #Covid19 vaccine for children aged 5-11

Australia on Sunday cleared the first Covid-19 vaccine for children aged 5 to 11, with the next stage of its vaccine rol .. Read More

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