People in Belarus defied a ban on demonstrations and took to the streets again on Sunday to protest against long-time President Alexander Lukashenko for the fifth month in a row.
The World Health Organization (WHO) has abandoned plans to publish the first results of its investigation into the origin of the coronavirus in China.
Authorities shut down the Taj Mahal and evacuated tourists after police received a phone call about a bomb at India’s iconic monument on Thursday.
Due to Covid-19 lockdowns, schools for over 168 million children have been closed for nearly a year, UNICEF announced on Tuesday.
Hundreds of girls abducted from their school in north-western Nigeria have been released, a government official said Tuesday.
The United Nations is calling for funding in an international donor meeting on Monday to save millions of people in Yemen from hunger.
Johnson & Johnson’s one-shot Covid-19 vaccine has been given formal approval by US regulators, making it the third jab available in the country.
The Australian state of Victoria will ban specific single-use plastics including cutlery and straws by 2023, the state’s minister for environment announced on Saturday.