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UK COP26 chief: Rich nations must consign...

'Rich nations must consign coal power...

World

Wed, Jul 28 2021

Britain is to host the next UN climate conference, called COP26, in November in Glasgow, Scotland

Global Covid cases top 190 million

Global Covid cases top 190 million

World

Mon, Jul 19 2021

As many as 3,619,944,135 vaccine jabs administered worldwide so far

Unicef, Unesco: Reopening of schools...

Unicef: Reopening of schools cannot...

Education

Mon, Jul 12 2021

Educational institutions in Bangladesh have remained shut since March 16 last year due to Covid-19

World Food Safety Day observed

World Food Safety Day observed

World

Mon, Jun 7 2021

Advocacy and research organization PROGGA (Knowledge for Progress) urged to immediately finalize and...

Indian data hints at runaway virus spread...

India reports record 4,529 daily Covid-19...

South-East Asia

Wed, May 19 2021

Since the start of April, the number of cases has doubled and more than 100,000 people have died

Delayed second Pfizer Covid-19 shot...

Delayed 2nd Pfizer shot produces more...

World

Fri, May 14 2021

T cell responses higher with shorter gap, study finds

Report: World to spend $157 billion...

‘Covid-19 jabs to cost $157bn over next...

World

Thu, Apr 29 2021

First wave of inoculations expected to reach about 70% of world's population by end of 2022

Study: Glacier melt is speeding up,...

Study: Glacier melt is speeding up,...

World

Thu, Apr 29 2021

Glaciers -- vast bodies of frozen water that sit above ground -- have been melting fast since the middle...

Study: Sea bed dredging emits as much...

Study: Sea bed dredging emits as much...

World

Thu, Mar 18 2021

Authors of the study said that protecting specific areas where bottom trawling is prolific could save...

WHO: Vaccine hoarding threatens global...

WHO: Vaccine hoarding threatens global...

World

Tue, Feb 23 2021

Covax is working to ensure equitable distribution of vaccines, diagnostics, and therapeutics to put an...

Nasa wants to fly a helicopter on Mars...

Nasa wants to fly a helicopter on...

World

Tue, Feb 16 2021

Transported aboard the Mars 2020 spacecraft that arrives at the Red Planet on Thursday, the small Ingenuity...

Decade of coups around the world

Decade of coups around the world

World

Mon, Feb 1 2021

On Monday, Myanmar's military seized power in a coup against Aung San Suu Kyi

EU gets vaccine boost as WHO dampens...

EU gets vaccine boost as WHO dampens...

World

Wed, Jan 13 2021

The 27-nation EU -- under fire for lengthy approval processes and slow national rollouts of drugs --...

13 dead as record snowfall blankets...

13 dead as record snowfall blankets...

World

Wed, Jan 13 2021

Following the record amount of snowfall recorded in areas along the Sea of Japan, the weather agency...

World ushers in New Year in shadow of...

World ushers in New Year in shadow of...

North America

Fri, Jan 1 2021

German Chancellor Merkel in her New Year greeting warns that the Covid-19 crisis would extend into 2021...

2020: From despair to hope

2020: From despair to hope

People

Thu, Dec 31 2020

Rising from the ashes of deepest despair, we need to hold the fort in 2021 and build our future upon...

Worldwide Covid-19 cases cross 74...

Worldwide Covid-19 cases cross 74...

Coronavirus

Thu, Dec 17 2020

It took only five days for the global caseload to jump from 70 million to 74 million.

Griezmann cuts ties with Huawei over...

Griezmann cuts ties with Huawei

Sports

Thu, Dec 10 2020

Griezmann wrote this in a statement on Instagram Thursday

Facebook launches new campaign to encourage...

Facebook launches new campaign to encourage...

World

Mon, Sep 21 2020

Facebook estimated that it has already helped 2.5 million people register to vote

World’s first bionic eye to fully restore...

World’s first bionic eye to fully restore...

World

Mon, Sep 21 2020

Researchers are now preparing to take it to the next level for its first-ever human clinical trial

Webinar stresses protecting diversity...

Call for tolerance practice to fight...

Coronavirus

Sun, Sep 20 2020

Everybody in the world is in the crisis and needs to be responding to the situation together, Dr Francis...