Saturday, Dec 05, 2020


Jan 23, 2021 02:13 PM

Sri Lankan health minister tests positive for Covid-19 after endorsing sorcery

[COLOMBO] Sri Lanka's health minister, who publicly endorsed sorcery and magic potions to stop surging coronavirus...

Jan 23, 2021 01:44 PM

Australia's PM reluctant to commit to medium-term climate goals: newspaper

[MELBOURNE] Australia's government is in no rush to sign up to a target of net zero carbon emissions by 2050,...

Jan 23, 2021 12:05 PM

Canada says Trudeau, Biden to have first meeting 'next month'

[OTTAWA] Canadian leader Justin Trudeau and new US President Joe Biden spoke on the phone on Friday on an extensive...

Jan 23, 2021 12:02 PM

Pride and caution in Wuhan on lockdown anniversary

[WUHAN, China] Exactly one year after it thrust the word "lockdown" into the global conversation, Wuhan passed the...

Jan 23, 2021 11:30 AM

'I want to feel safe again': Americans lament slow pace of US Covid-19 vaccine rollout

[SACRAMENTO, California] Jerry Shapiro, a 78-year-old pharmacist from Los Angeles, is at the top of the list of...

Jan 23, 2021 10:21 AM

More than 150 National Guard in Washington for inauguration test positive for coronavirus

[WASHINGTON] Between 150 and 200 National Guard deployed to Washington, DC, to provide security for President Joe...