Mexico asks cemeteries to close ahead of holiday, fearing COVID-19 rebound

MEXICO CITY: Mexican authorities are calling on cemeteries to close to public visitors ahead of the ..

COVID-19 pandemic will slow already miniscule progress in women’s rights: UN report

NEW YORK: The COVID-19 pandemic threatens to grind down progress toward gender equality that already..

Barack Obama to hold his first in-person event for Joe Biden

WASHINGTON: Former President Barack Obama is returning to Philadelphia on Wednesday (Oct 21) for his..

Another 1.4 million in north England under tough COVID-19 curbs

LONDON: More than a million people in northern England will be banned from mixing with other househo..

Barcelona hospitals brace as second wave of COVID-19 admissions builds

BARCELONA: For Julio Pascual, a sharp rise in coronavirus admissions at the Barcelona hospital where..

Unrest in Lagos after deadly Nigeria protest shooting

LAGOS: Buildings were torched in Nigeria's biggest city Lagos on Wednesday (Oct 21) as authorit..

Denmark seeks answers after sub killer’s jailbreak

COPENHAGEN: Denmark was on Wednesday (Oct 21) searching for answers after its most famous convict, s..

Armenian leader sees no quick diplomatic solution in Nagorno-Karabakh

YEREVAN/BAKU: Armenia's prime minister said on Wednesday (Oct 21) he saw no possibility of a di..

Tesla charging up for another quarterly profit to propel Musk into the S&P 500

Tesla Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) will lift the boot on quarterly earnings and various operational development..

FTSE 100 dips further; PayPal launches service to buy, hold, sell cryptocurrency

FTSE 100 index sheds 78 points PayPal enters cryptocurrency territory Wall Street to open in the red..