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Covid-19: New, more infectious strain is pervasive, says study – world news

A new, more infectious variant of the original strain of Covid-19 is now dominating current cases across the globe, according to a study by...

Mass burial for scores killed in Myanmar jade mine disaster

HPAKANT, Myanmar: Dozens of jade miners were buried...

Suspect Tells Court Ex-Nissan Boss Carlos Ghosn Spoke about Hollywood Movie of His escape from Japan

File photo of Former Nissan Chairman and CEO Carlos Ghosn. (Image: Reuters) ...

Turkey convicts Taner Kilic, three others of ‘terror’ charges | Turkey News

A Turkish court has convicted Amnesty International's former Turkey chairman, Taner Kilic, of membership in a "terror organisation" and sentenced him to more than...

US, Germany delay UNSC statement on Karachi attack to give Pakistan ‘message’

By: PTI | United Nations | Published: July 2, 2020 1:27:27 pm Security personnel surround the Stock Exchange Building after gunmen’s attack in...

Train hits bus carrying Sikh pilgrims in Pakistan: 20 dead

LAHORE : A passenger train crashed into a bus carrying Sikh pilgrims at an unmanned railway crossing in eastern Pakistan on Friday, killing 20...

China aims to phase out slaughter and sale of live poultry

BEIJING: China on Friday (Jul 3) vowed to...

Pakistan Court Dismisses Judge Who Convicted Ex-PM Nawaz Sharif in Graft Case over Video Scandal

File photo of Pakistan's former prime minister Nawaz Sharif. (Reuters) ...

BLM: FedEx, investors ask Washington Redskins to change name | News

Pressure continues to mount for the Washington Redskins to change the team name after the key sponsor as well as investment firms and shareholders...

Little evidence that protests spread coronavirus in US

By: AP | New York | Published: July 2, 2020 1:47:49 pm Public health experts say there is little evidence that the protests...

Germany is first major economy to phase out coal and nuclear

BERLIN: German lawmakers have finalized the country's long-awaited phase-out of coal as an energy source, backing a plan that environmental groups say isn't ambitious...

COVID-19: England ditches quarantine for 50 countries

LONDON: England's coronavirus quarantine rules for more than...

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Coronavirus Guidelines Now The Rule At White House

WASHINGTON: Testing wristbands are in. Mask-wearing is mandatory. Desks are socially distanced.The clearest sign that there’s a new boss at the White House...

Microsoft adds new password generator and password monitor features to Edge browser

Microsoft has rolled out a new update for its Microsoft Edge browser. With this update, Microsoft offers a built-in password generator that can be...

Hong Kong to place tens of thousands in lockdown for first time | Coronavirus pandemic News

The new measure will target two districts which cover a small, but densely populated part of the Kowloon Peninsula.Hong Kong will place tens of...

JPMorgan board holds CEO Jamie Dimon’s annual pay at $31.5 million

NEW YORK- JPMorgan Chase & Co Chief Executive Officer Jamie Dimon will not get a raise in his annual pay and will receive $31.5...