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Nearly 100 whales die after mass stranding in New Zealand

About 100 pilot whales and bottlenose dolphins have died in a mass stranding on the remote Chatham Islands, about 800km off New Zealand’s east coast, officials said on ...

President-elect Joe Biden says the US will be ready to lead again on the global stage, turning ...

The duchess reflects on her loss in a newspaper article, an unprecedented move for a member of the ...

Netanyahu secretly met Saudi crown prince in Saudi Arabia — report

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-Netanyahu met Saudi crown prince, Pompeo in Saudi Arabia on Sunday - Israeli media

Two weeks after Biden named President-elect, Trump faces stinging setbacks

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Joe Biden on Saturday reached the two-week mark since becoming president-elect, with President Donald Trump stinging ...

West China Hospital's Covid-19 vaccine candidate enters mid-stage human trial

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An experimental coronavirus vaccine developed by West China Hospital has entered a mid-stage human test, authorities of ...

We can stop Covid-19: Moderna vaccine success gives world more hope

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Moderna Inc's experimental vaccine is 94.5% effective in preventing Covid-19 based on interim data from a late-stage ...

Battle climate crisis like Covid, Red Cross urges governments

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The experience of having to respond so rapidly to the Covid-19 crisis should serve as a wake-up call to accelerate ...

Russia focuses on freeze-dried vaccine doses as transport fix

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Russia expects to produce primarily freeze-dried Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine doses by the spring, a top official ...

Tigray leader urges international censure of Ethiopian offensive

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The leader of Ethiopia's rebellious Tigray region has urged the United Nations and African Union to condemn Prime ...

Biden cements victory by flipping Arizona, as Trump keeps transition in limbo

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President-elect Joe Biden cemented his electoral victory by capturing the battleground state of Arizona late on ...

Japanese mask maker dumps Trump, embraces Biden

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Japanese mask maker dumps Trump, embraces Biden

Pink diamond fetches R416m at Sotheby’s sale

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An extremely rare, purple-pink diamond mined in Russia, which Sotheby’s described as “a true wonder of nature”, sold ...

Zimbabwe journalist Chin'ono denied bail after second arrest

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A court in Zimbabwe denied bail on Thursday for journalist and government critic Hopewell Chin'ono after his arrest ...

Rwandan genocide suspect Kabuga pleads not guilty at UN court

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A UN court registered a plea of "not guilty" for Rwandan genocide suspect Felicien Kabuga at his lawyer's request on ...

Ethiopia says military offensive has 'liberated' west of Tigray

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Ethiopia's Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said on Thursday that a military offensive had "liberated" the western part of ...

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