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American poet Louise Gluck wins 2020...

Louise Gluck wins 2020 Nobel Prize in...

World

Thu, Oct 8 2020

The 2020 Nobel Prize in Literature is awarded to the American poet Louise Gluck 'for her unmistakable...

US-French duo win Nobel Chemistry Prize...

Two women win Nobel Chemistry

World

Wed, Oct 7 2020

The 2020 Nobel Prize for chemistry was jointly awarded to Emmanuelle Charpentier and Jennifer A Doudna...

Trio win Nobel Physics Prize for black...

Trio win Nobel Physics Prize for black...

World

Tue, Oct 6 2020

The authority has decided to award this year's prize with one half to Roger Penrose and the other...

US-British trio win 2020 Nobel Medicine...

US-British trio win 2020 Nobel Medicine...

World

Mon, Oct 5 2020

The 2020 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine has been awarded jointly to Harvey Alter, Michael Houghton...

Biden uses ‘inshallah’ in debate with...

Biden says ‘inshallah’ during...

North America

Wed, Sep 30 2020

After using Arabic expression 'inshallah' in the first US presidential debate, Democratic candidate...

Covid-19: Over 1 million dead in 8...

Global Covid-19 death toll crosses...

Coronavirus

Sun, Sep 27 2020

The total number of cases worldwide is currently over 33 million

MBS and the decline of Saudi

MBS and the decline of Saudi

Middle East

Thu, Sep 24 2020

A group of Saudi dissidents exiled around the world have put the last nail in the coffin by announcing...

2 Myanmar soldiers admit to dozens of...

2 Myanmar soldiers confess to Rohingya...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 8 2020

A spokesman for the International Criminal Court (ICC), based in The Hague, said it did not have the...

Study: Steroids cut death rates among...

'Steroids cut death rates among severe...

Coronavirus

Wed, Sep 2 2020

Dexamethasone has been in widespread use in intensive care wards treating Covid-19 patients in some countries...

13 dead in crush at Peru party raided...

13 dead in crush at Peru party raided...

Latin America

Sun, Aug 23 2020

Local media reported that the victims were in their 20s

Turkey: Operations against Kurdish militants...

Turkey: Operations against Kurdish militants...

Europe

Thu, Aug 13 2020

On Tuesday, a Turkish air strike in northern Iraq killed two members of Iraq's border guard and their...

US, Canada report nearly 900 salmonella...

US, Canada report nearly 900 salmonella...

North America

Mon, Aug 10 2020

Signs of salmonella infection include diarrhea, fever and stomach cramps between six hours and six days...

Trump suggests delaying US presidential...

Trump suggests delaying US presidential...

North America

Thu, Jul 30 2020

Trump has previously insisted that he sees no problem going ahead with the election

Breathtaking 4K images shows Mars in...

Breathtaking 4K images of Mars

Science

Thu, Jul 23 2020

This is the first time Martian footage has been rendered in stunning, 4K resolution

UK suspends extradition treaty with...

UK suspends extradition treaty with...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Jul 20 2020

British foreign secretary confirmed the widely expected move in parliament

Scientists unravel secrets of ultra-black...

Scientists unravel secrets of ultra-black...

Science

Sun, Jul 19 2020

Very little sunlight penetrates more than 650 feet below the ocean’s surface. Some of these fish...

China trades sanctions with US over...

China trades sanctions with US over...

East Asia

Mon, Jul 13 2020

UN experts and activists say at least a million ethnic Uighurs and other Muslims are held in detention...

Russian university completes clinical...

Russian university completes clinical...

Europe

Mon, Jul 13 2020

The first stage of research on the vaccine at Sechenov University kicked off on June 18

Mandela's daughter dies in South...

Mandela's daughter dies in South...

Africa

Mon, Jul 13 2020

Zindzi Mandela rose to international prominence when she read out Nelson Mandela's rejection of then-president...

Malaysia PM wins parliamentary test...

Malaysia PM wins parliamentary test...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Jul 13 2020

The opposition demanded a vote on the new speaker and sought to propose an alternative candidate, but...

Seoul mayor's funeral held despite #MeToo...

Seoul mayor's funeral held despite #MeToo...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Jul 13 2020

A longstanding advocate of women's rights, Park is by far the most high-profile politician to be...