Coronavirus horror: WHO reveals life-threatening COVID-19 fear for Africa

We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. Health experts are concerned the continent could be left behind and believe Africa has to act immediately to change the situation. Currently, only South Africa from the continent is involved in the […]

China earthquake: Powerful 6.4 magnitude earthquake strikes near Hotan in Xinjiang

We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. The quake was picked up by seismologists at the US Geological Survey (USGS). It is thought to have had a depth of 10.0km. The USGC tweeted: “Prelim M6.4 Earthquake Xinjiang-Xizang border region […]

Kim Jong-un dead: Japan on alert after bizarre clues spotted in North Korea

We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. Meanwhile Roy Calley, a journalist who has visited the country on a number of occasions has said he “still believes” Kim to be dead – or alternatively, locked in a power struggle […]

Mexican president slammed after comments on women staying at home

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador on Thursday suggested the tradition of women staying at home to take care of older family members was key to battling the coronavirus pandemic, sparking criticism his comments were sexist. This is not the first time the 66-year-old leader has been accused of making tone-deaf […]

Iraqi forces raid Iran-backed Kataib Hezbollah base, 14 arrested

Al Jazeera’s sources say Iraqi forces stormed Kataib Hezbollah base to pre-empt rocket attack on US targets in Baghdad. Iraqi security forces have raided a base belonging to a powerful Iran-backed armed group in southern Baghdad and detained at least 14 militia members, sources have told Al Jazeera. The raid late on Thursday was the […]

Australian Prime Minister to ease restrictions despite coronavirus outbreak in Victoria

We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. The news come despite a rise in infections in Victoria, the second most populous state in the country. The new wave of coronavirus cases in Victoria prompted a response involving ambulances and mobile […]