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Two die in Solomon Islands bomb blast

Two die in Solomon Islands bomb blast

The men were bomb disposal experts working with Norwegian People's Aid (NPA), an Oslo-based charity. The pair were taken to National Referral Hospital, however they later died due to their injuries....

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United Kingdom at critical point in COVID pandemic, top medical adviser says

United Kingdom at critical point in COVID pandemic, top medical adviser says

An additional 4,422 new Covid-19 cases and 27 deaths Was reported on Saturday . In a significant toughening upof the regulations, ministers will impose a new legal duty on people to self-isolate if t...

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4.5 magnitude natural disaster strikes Southern California

4.5 magnitude natural disaster strikes Southern California

There have been no reports of injuries or damage to property, but authorities warned locals to prepare for aftershocks. The quake occurred at a depth of 5.6 miles. That quake was much larger - at 5....

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USA sends additional military assets to Syria

USA sends additional military assets to Syria

The nature of the new threat posed by ISIS that triggered this US response was not described, but U.S fighter patrols have also been increased over the region, said Navy Capt. troops. The US milit...

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Former Canadian prime minister John Turner dies at 91

Former Canadian prime minister John Turner dies at 91

September 4, 1984: Turner and the Liberals are soundly defeated in the election, losing 95 seats and reducing the party to its lowest levels of support to that point. Turner lost in an election that y...

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At least 10 dead, child rescued; rescue operation underway

At least 10 dead, child rescued; rescue operation underway

More than 40 emergency workers had arrived at the scene, an official told AFP news agency, including a team of 30 rescuers from the NDRF. Two National Disaster Response Force teams are leading the...

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Peru president survives impeachment vote amid virus turmoil

Peru president survives impeachment vote amid virus turmoil

According to the RPP radio broadcaster, the Congress, long hostile to Vizcarra, did not manage to surpass the 87-vote threshold to remove Vizcarra from office. The audios were recorded by the presiden...

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Suspect taken into custody for allegedly sending ricin to Donald Trump

Suspect taken into custody for allegedly sending ricin to Donald Trump

The letter was discovered earlier this week and did not reach the White House, according to the New York Times and CNN . On Saturday, the FBI confirmed that it was joining the USPS and Secret Ser...

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Thai protesters place pro-democracy plaque next to Grand Palace

Thai protesters place pro-democracy plaque next to Grand Palace

The marchers were blocked by hundreds of unarmed police manning crowd control barriers. Thousands of protesters cheered as activists installed a plaque in Bangkok Sunday declaring that Thailand "bel...

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Biden says 'voters should be heard' on RBG's Supreme Court replacement

Biden says 'voters should be heard' on RBG's Supreme Court replacement

Cotton, who responded to the news of being on Trump's list by saying he "will always heed the call of service to our nation", also said at the time that "It's time for Roe v. Tributes and remembr...

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Firefighter dies battling wildfire sparked by gender reveal

Firefighter dies battling wildfire sparked by gender reveal

The death happened on Thursday in the San Bernardino National Forest as crews battled the El Dorado Fire , which officials said was sparked by "a smoke generating pyrotechnic device" during a gende...

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Report your neighbours if they breach self-isolation rules, says Matt Hancock

Report your neighbours if they breach self-isolation rules, says Matt Hancock

It comes as Mr Hancock today urged "everybody" to snitch on their neighbours who don't self-isolate - potentially landing them with a £10,000 fine . Starting from September 28, people will be requir...

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India reports almost 96,000 COVID-19 recoveries in p

India reports almost 96,000 COVID-19 recoveries in p

On Friday, Minister of Science and Technology, Earth Sciences and Health and Family Welfare, Harsh Vardhan, in a written reply in Lok Sabha said that nationally, almost 30 Covid vaccine candidates are...

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Madrid region introduces new COVID-19 restrictions

Madrid region introduces new COVID-19 restrictions

There is the same risk of contagion. Demonstrators chanted, "Vallecas is not a ghetto". They also called for the resignation of Madrid regional leader Isabel Diaz Ayuso, who attracted criticism fo...

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Canada Comes Up With No-Nose COVID-19 Test

Canada Comes Up With No-Nose COVID-19 Test

The test can be done without a health professional by parents or children themselves. The new test is "a made-in-BC sample collection program, and it is one of the first of its kind around the world...

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Indian police arrest a local journalist alleging spying for China

Indian police arrest a local journalist alleging spying for China

George told Rajeev Sharma that they will send him money through his company's sister concern based in Mahipalpur, Delhi being operated by a Chinese lady Qing. Yadav explained how Sharma was all...

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"Our Revenge Is Certain, Serious, Real": Iran To US On Soleimani Killing

US President Donald Trump speaks at the signing ceremony of the Abraham Accords on the South Lawn of the White House September 15, 2020 in Washington, DC. and the region and who have had a direct or ...

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Army Chief Reviews Security Situation In Srinagar, To Visit Forward Locations

Army Chief Reviews Security Situation In Srinagar, To Visit Forward Locations

Let me tell you that the Indian Army is fully active on the LoC and recently it has foiled an attempt to infiltrate the Gurez sector of North Kashmir. The Foreign Office maintained that since India'...

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TikTok Ban Canceled as Trump Gives New Oracle & Walmart Deal His Blessing

TikTok Ban Canceled as Trump Gives New Oracle & Walmart Deal His Blessing

Approximately a 100 million United States citizens use the Chinese-owned social media app TikTok. The final valuation had not been set as the parties worked out the equity structure and measures for...

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Electronic Vaccine Intelligence Network to track Covid-19 vaccine

Electronic Vaccine Intelligence Network to track Covid-19 vaccine

The Electronic Vaccine Intelligence Network (eVIN) system, which provides real-time information on vaccine stocks and storage temperatures across all cold chain points in the country, is being enhance...

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India passes farm bills amid uproar by opposition in parliament

India passes farm bills amid uproar by opposition in parliament

Two MLAs from the Jannayak Janta Party (JJP), which is part of the BJP-led ruling coalition in Haryana, also participated in the protests , reflecting a rift on the issue among their ranks on the iss...

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Amal Clooney quits UK envoy role over `lamentable` international law breach

Amal Clooney quits UK envoy role over `lamentable` international law breach

She said she had failed to get the reassurances she was seeking following a conversation with foreign secretary Dominic Raab . Boris has already been warned of the consequences of unilaterally br...

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Greece: Police move more homeless migrants to new tent camp

Greece: Police move more homeless migrants to new tent camp

Follow Sputnik feed to find out more . Of the 5,000 people moved to a new army-built camp on the island, 135 so far have tested positive for the coronavirus , officials said. Medical tents were to...

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Trump associates offered Assange a 'win-win' pardon, lawyer says

Trump associates offered Assange a 'win-win' pardon, lawyer says

In that encounter, the witness set out, both visitors said they had Trump's approval to offer him a deal, and that they planned to meet with the U.S. president once they returned to Washington. 'The m...

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Navalny posts photo of himself walking

Navalny posts photo of himself walking

The Putin critic said in an Instagram post that he still finds it hard to climb stairs because his "legs tremble" but he is on the path to recovery. However, this seems like "nonsense" against the bac...

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Book 'em: Police find 'irreplaceable' tomes stolen in 2017

Book 'em: Police find 'irreplaceable' tomes stolen in 2017

Rare books were stolen from a warehouse Heathrow back in 2017. Detective Inspector Andy Durham, from the Met Police's Specialist Crime South, said: "This recovery is a flawless end to this operation...

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Indonesia's COVID-19 cases rise to 232628, death toll now at 9222

Indonesia's COVID-19 cases rise to 232628, death toll now at 9222

Ministry coordinator Eric Reade is reported as saying that five other church staff were infected with coronavirus but have all recovered. Van Noy's wife, Brenda, also got the coronavirus, but was ...

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Envelope with 'ricin' sent to White House

Envelope with 'ricin' sent to White House

According to Mayo Clinic, Ricin is poisonous and can be produced from the waste that results from processing castor beans. Mail addressed to the White House is first inspected and sorted in depots j...

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NIA arrests nine Al Qaeda terrorists planning attacks in Delhi-NCR

NIA arrests nine Al Qaeda terrorists planning attacks in Delhi-NCR

The NIA team conducted the raids on Saturday early morning and picked the terrorists associated with Pakistan sponsored module of Al-Qaeda. According to the press release by the NIA, the agency ...

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German hospital hacked, patient taken to another city dies

German hospital hacked, patient taken to another city dies

The attack, which took place last week in Dusseldorf, indirectly killed an emergency patient who had to be rerouted to an alternative hospital some 32km away in Wuppertal. "There was no concrete ranso...

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European Union parliament demands Russian Federation sanctions over Navalny

European Union parliament demands Russian Federation sanctions over Navalny

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation sources told Business Insider that there was "no other explanation" except that Moscow ordered the hit against Navalny, who is recovering in a Berlin hospital af...

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Israel reinstates full lockdown as cases soar

Israel reinstates full lockdown as cases soar

Israel had earlier imposed a lockdown in March and began easing restrictions in May. Israel's first nationwide pandemic lockdown ended in May. They had also permitted mass gatherings, which cont...

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World Health Organization warns of a 'serious situation unfolding amid ''alarming rates' of infections

World Health Organization warns of a 'serious situation unfolding amid ''alarming rates' of infections

The WHO warned The European countries against shortening quarantine periods , taking into account the alarmingly rising rates of infections. In Greece , which emerged largely unscathed from the ...

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Preparing for Potential Covid-19 Vaccine Launch, Says Moderna CEO

Preparing for Potential Covid-19 Vaccine Launch, Says Moderna CEO

Drugmakers have already started manufacturing supplies of their vaccine candidates to be ready as soon as they get the go ahead. As on September 18 as many as 182 vaccine candidates are in pre-clini...

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United Kingdom to impose £10000 fine for self-isolation breaches

United Kingdom to impose £10000 fine for self-isolation breaches

On Friday, the Prime Minister acknowledged the long-feared second wave of the pandemic affecting countries such as France and Spain had reached Britain and that more cases of the disease were "inevita...

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