Italian valley evacuated as cathedral-sized glacier slips

COURMAYEUR, Italy: A melting glacier as large as a cathedral is at risk of breaking apart due to a h..

Pfizer signs deal to manufacture Gilead’s remdesivir for COVID-19

Pfizer Inc said on Friday (Aug 7) it signed a multi-year agreement to manufacture Gilead Sciences In..

Rare syndrome linked to COVID-19 found in nearly 600 US children: CDC

REUTERS: Nearly 600 children were admitted to US hospitals with a rare inflammatory syndrome associa..

US counterspy chief warns Russia, China, Iran trying to meddle in 2020 election

WASHINGTON: The top US counterintelligence official on Friday (Aug 7) warned that Russia, China and ..

Commentary: What happened in Beirut can easily happen elsewhere

BRISTOL: At the time of writing at least 100 people have lost their lives and a further 4,000 have b..

Rescuers shaken by ‘blood and death’ of Air India Express disaster

KOZHIKODE, India: Indian authorities had practised for years for a jet overshooting the "table-top" ..

COVID-19 stricken Anchorage wins court ruling in diner dispute

World As COVID-19 cases spike and hospital bed space dwindles in Alaska's largest city, Ancho..

New Zealand PM Ardern launches ‘COVID election’ campaign promising jobs

WELLINGTON: New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern on Saturday (Aug 8) launched her re-election c..

Preston is latest UK city to see lockdown tightened after infection rate rise

Preston is the latest part of the UK to face a tightening of lockdown measures after rising coronavi..

Lorry driver who killed mum and boy in crash while using phone at wheel jailed

A lorry driver who killed a schoolboy and mother-of-two when he crashed into a school minibus while ..