US coronavirus deaths surpass 14,600, world’s second-highest after Italy

U.S. deaths due to coronavirus topped 14,600 on Wednesday, the second-highest reported number in the world behind Italy. New York has accounted...

COVID-19: Pakistan to allow mosques prayers in Ramadan

Decision reached after President Alvi meets religious scholars, government officials Agencies | Islamuddin Sajid ISLAMABAD, Pakistan:...

Coronavirus | Russian Prime Minister tests positive for COVID-19

Mikhail Mishustin will continue to take part in drafting policies to shore up the Russian economy AP

From Sunday, Friday prayers and congregational prayers to be held in all mosques, except...

From Sunday, 8 Shawwal until the end of Saturday, 28 Shawwal: Allow Friday prayers and congregational prayers to be held in all...

New Zealand declared coronavirus-free; to lift all restrictions

The declaration from the Health Ministry comes for the first time since February 28. Reuters New...

UK PM terms Sino-India standoff ‘very serious, worrying situation’; calls for dialogue

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has called on India and China to engage in dialogue to sort out their...

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro has tested positive for coronavirus

Brazil: Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro has tested positive for Covid-19, Bolsonaro himself announced, speaking on Brazilian TV channels Tuesday.

World’s first Covid-19 vaccine to be registered next week by Russia: Report

The vaccine has been developed jointly by the Gamaleya Research Institute and the Russian Defence MinistryIn an earlier report, the final check-up...

Scientists Find New Way to Predict Who Will Get Severe COVID-19 and Die

In a new study, researchers have identified two markers of inflammation that reliably predict the severity of COVID-19 cases and the likelihood...

First plane with Israeli tourists lands in UAE after deal

The flight landed at Dubai International Airport just after 5:40 p.m., bringing the tourists to the skyscraper-studded cityArrival of tourists comes as...