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Fauci says COVID infections might be plateauing in the US | Coronavirus pandemic News

Dr Anthony Fauci says new US administration is also seeking to increase production of coronavirus vaccines.The top US infectious disease expert has said that...

Republicans bludgeon Biden's big stimulus plans

Senate Republicans vowed Thursday that President Joe Biden’s coronavirus relief bill will not get 60 votes, daring the White House to either compromise with...

Who’s in charge: Career staffers move to acting Cabinet head

Like 8,000 flying trapeze artists passing in midair, the Biden and Trump administrations swapped out senior leadership of the federal government on the fly...

New China Swine Fever Strains Point To Unlicensed Vaccines

BEIJING: A new form of African swine fever identified in Chinese pig farms is most likely caused by illicit vaccines,...

Lebanon central bank chief says he’ll comply with Swiss probe | Business and Economy News

Riad Salameh, Lebanon’s embattled central bank chief, said he would face questioning in Switzerland as part of a Swiss money-laundering probe, a source tells...

What’s next for WHO after US takes steps to stay

GENEVA: The Biden administration has taken quick steps to keep the United States in the World Health Organization and reinforce financial and staffing support...

NRSC head Scott to back GOP incumbents over Trump challengers

Sen. Rick Scott was among former President Donald Trump’s closest allies the past two years. But the Florida Republican pledged on Thursday to back...

Islamic State claims Baghdad twin bombing that killed 32, wounded 110

BAGHDAD: The Islamic State group claimed responsibility for a...

Testing Wristbands, Masks A Sign Of New Boss 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...

QAnon in disarray as reality of Biden presidency settles | Donald Trump News

As adherents of the QAnon conspiracy theory face the reality of Joe Biden’s presidency – something they believed could never happen – the movement...

Pakistan: China to gift half million doses of Sinopharm vaccine

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan's Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi said on Thursday that China has agreed to provide half a million doses of the Chinese Sinopharm...

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India’s female health workers on rural front line get COVID shot | Coronavirus pandemic News

Jyoti Bhambure is usually the one dispensing medicine – this week she was at the receiving end, among the first in India’s million-strong force...

Elon Musk to Offer $100-Million Prize for 'Best' Carbon Capture Technology

Tesla chief and billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk took to Twitter to promise a $100-million (roughly Rs. 730 crores) prize for development of the "best"...

Japan cabinet approves bill for tougher coronavirus measures

Tokyo: Japan's cabinet approved draft laws to toughen coronavirus restrictions on Friday, a move that could threaten rule-breakers with fines and prison sentences for...