• Follow us

International

Europe is only region with more COVID, with 11% case rise

GENEVA (AP) – The World Health Organization said that coronavirus cases jumped by 11% in Europe in the last week, the only region in the world wRead More



Leave A Comment

More News

www.washingtontimes.com

Taliban ban forced marriages of women in Afghanistan New! 2021-12-03 07:07:21KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) – The Taliban decreed Friday that they are banning the forced marriage of women in the war-torn country, in what appears

Ukraine says Russia amassed over 94,000 troops at New! 2021-12-03 06:26:51KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine's defense minister estimated Friday that Russia has amassed more than 94,000 troops near their borders and said th

France signs weapons mega-deal with UAE as Macron New! 2021-12-03 03:00:53NICE, France (AP) — France announced the signing Friday of a 16 billion-euro ($18 billion) armaments mega-contract for the sale of 80 of its upg

Joe Biden democracy summit invite list proves divisive New! 2021-12-02 18:22:55The goal behind President Biden’s upcoming “Summit for Democracy” was to feature U.S. leadership and unify like-minded democracies,

U.S. threatens 'serious consequences' if Russia invades Ukraine New! 2021-12-02 17:51:35Moscow will face "serious consequences" if it invades Ukraine, Secretary of State Antony Blinken told his Russian counterpart point-blank Thursday a

Defense secretary voices concerns over Chinese hypersonic missiles New! 2021-12-02 17:37:24Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin said the United States is concerned about China’s development of hypersonic missiles, including the orbiting weap

Pentagon reports dozens of 'extremism' incidents in the 2021-12-02 15:42:00The Army investigated more than 30 allegations of "racially-motivated violent extremism" in the ranks during the first nine months of 2021, while Ma

Christine Wormuth, Army secretary: Service to play key 2021-12-02 14:44:00The Army may have spent the past 20 years fighting in Iraq and Afghanistan but Secretary of the Army Christine Wormuth said the service she leads will

U.S., EU and allies hit Belarus with coordinated 2021-12-02 12:16:02BRUSSELS (AP) – The United States, European Union, Britain and Canada on Thursday slapped simultaneous sanctions on dozens of officials, organiz

Variants, boosters turn rich-poor vaccine gap into chasm 2021-12-02 12:14:17PARIS (AP) – The global initiative to share coronavirus vaccines fairly already scaled back its pledge to the world's poor once. Now, to meet e

Israel halts controversial tech to track omicron variant 2021-12-02 12:08:51JERUSALEM (AP) – Israel said Thursday it was halting the use of a controversial phone tracking technology to trace possible cases of the new cor

Russia sends missiles near Pacific islands claimed by 2021-12-02 12:05:07MOSCOW (AP) – The Russian military has deployed coastal defense missile systems near the Kuril Islands, a Pacific chain also claimed by Japan. T

CBC | World News

Figure skating Grand Prix Final cancelled over travel 2021-12-02 08:38:09The figure skating Grand Prix Final next week has been cancelled because of the coronavirus pandemic for the second season in a row. The Dec. 9-12 eve

U.S. unveils winter plan to combat coronavirus and 2021-12-02 07:30:27U.S. President Joe Biden is set to kick off a more urgent campaign for Americans to get COVID-19 booster shots Thursday as he unveils his winter plans

Jan. 6 panel votes to pursue contempt charges 2021-12-01 20:22:38The House panel investigating the Jan. 6 U.S. Capitol insurrection voted Wednesday to pursue contempt charges against Jeffrey Clark, a former U.S. Jus

5 takeaways from the landmark abortion hearing in 2021-12-01 19:21:28One of the most important legal cases in modern U.S. history was heard by the country's Supreme Court on Wednesday. It involves abortion and could up

Democrat Stacey Abrams to make renewed run at 2021-12-01 17:05:02Stacey Abrams, the Georgia Democrat and leading voting rights activist, said Wednesday that she will launch another campaign to become the nation's f

MLB owners lock out players amid league's 1st 2021-12-01 16:09:28Major League Baseball plunged into its first work stoppage in a quarter-century when the sport's collective bargaining agreement expired Wednesday ni

Teen charged with murder, terrorism in Michigan school 2021-12-01 15:23:46A 15-year-old boy was charged Wednesday with murder, terrorism and other counts for a shooting that killed four fellow students and injured others at

Rare white sperm whale — like Moby Dick 2021-12-01 14:42:12A sperm whale with the same rare colouring as the fictional Moby Dick has been spotted off the coast of Jamaica.

Women's Tennis Association suspends tournaments in China over 2021-12-01 14:34:08The suspension of all WTA tournaments in China because of concerns about the safety of tennis star Peng Shuai, who accused a former government officia

WW II bomb explodes at Munich construction site, 2021-12-01 12:11:55A World War II bomb exploded at a construction site next to a busy railway line in Munich on Wednesday, injuring four people, one of them seriously, G

Gucci heirs say House of Gucci narrative is 2021-12-01 11:02:21The Gucci family is not pleased with the depiction of their relatives in the new film House of Gucci. In a statement issued this week, they said

Families turn down Travis Scott's offer to pay 2021-12-01 10:39:01Several families of the 10 people who died from injuries in a massive crowd surge of fans at the Astroworld Festival have turned down an offer by head

L.A. Times - World News

Podcast: A Chinese tennis star disappears New! 2021-12-03 08:00:29The mysteries and significance of Peng Shuai's temporary disappearance is roiling China

As warnings fly between U.S. and Russia, how New! 2021-12-03 05:00:28So far, tensions between Washington and Moscow over Ukraine have been restricted to a war of words, but could it flare into something more dangerous?

Did Alec Baldwin pull the trigger? 'Rust' camera New! 2021-12-02 19:24:55A camera crew member on the film 'Rust' disputed claims by actor Alec Baldwin that he didn't pull the trigger on the Colt .45 prop gun, fatally sho

Congress extends government funding until February, averting a 2021-12-02 09:27:07Amid threats of a shutdown, lawmakers reached agreement on a stopgap spending bill to keep the federal government running through mid-February.

Did failure to adequately treat HIV patients give 2021-12-02 07:00:16The Omicron variant was probably incubated in a person with poorly controlled HIV who struggled to clear a coronavirus infection.

Biden to boost winter pandemic protections as Omicron 2021-12-01 14:46:32President Biden announces new measures as scientists try to determine how dangerous the new Omicron variant of COVID-19 will be.

Photos: As Roe vs. Wade challenged, demonstrators gather 2021-12-01 11:28:50Supreme Court justices weigh whether to uphold a Mississippi law that bans abortion after 15 weeks and overrule the 1973 Roe vs. Wade.

Democrats make last effort to keep immigration reforms 2021-12-01 08:00:46The immigration measures face an uphill battle in the Senate, which is expected to take up the legislation next month, and they could be stripped by t

2021 tried to start on a unified note 2021-12-01 06:00:40Late last year in the middle of a dark December — infections running rampant, hospitals pushed to the brink — 2021 held such promise.

Omicron? Many Americans give it a shrug 2021-12-01 06:00:24The dangers of the Omicron COVID-19 variant are unknown. But many Americans aren't very worried.

They helped Chinese women, workers, the forgotten and 2021-12-01 05:00:57The secret detentions of young feminists and labor activists underscore the impunity with which Beijing disappears those deemed a 'stability' threat

Jussie Smollett's trial over alleged hate crime begins. 2021-11-30 18:39:26Nearly three years after he claimed he was attacked in Chicago, former 'Empire' actor Jussie Smollett is back in court. This Q&A will bring you

Top stories – France 24 -

France rejects British idea of joint border controls 2021-12-02 15:32:02French Prime Minister Jean Castex told his British counterpart Boris Johnson that the UK held "a large part of the solution" to the Channel migrant

New Iranian law could ban owning 'dangerous animals', 2021-12-02 13:40:30Many have been calling the bill recently proposed in the Iranian parliament absurd – 75 Iranian representatives want to ban their fellow ci

Ex-president Yahya Jammeh's victims still waiting for justice 2021-12-02 13:31:09Ahead of Gambia’s December 3 presidential elections, the country's Truth, Reconciliation, and Reparations Commission (TRRC) wrapped up a sweepi

Ugandan mission in DR Congo opens old wounds, 2021-12-02 11:22:42Two weeks after deadly attacks in the Ugandan capital, Kampala, Uganda and the Democratic Republic of Congo launched a joint cross-border operati

Tennis stars back WTA move to suspend China 2021-12-02 10:48:44Tennis stars threw their support behind the WTA's move to suspend its tournaments in China over concern for Peng Shuai, as Olympic chiefs said Thursd

‘We lost touch with empathy’: Iraqi Oscar entry 2021-12-02 10:13:52After premiering at the Cannes Film Festival earlier this year, Haider Rashid’s migrant thriller “Europa” has been selected as Iraq&

French conservatives choose final two in presidential nomination 2021-12-02 09:18:54France’s conservative Les Républicains (LR) whittled down its five presidential candidates to two on Thursday in the first round of

Pope Francis accepts Paris archbishop’s resignation over ‘ambiguous’ 2021-12-02 08:53:09Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of the archbishop of Paris after he admitted to an “ambiguous” relationship with a woman in 2012

Blinken urges Russia to ‘de-escalate’ on border as 2021-12-02 05:54:05US Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Thursday urged Russia to "de-escalate" a military buildup on its border with Ukraine, reiterating his threat

#QuitMyJob: Americans share their resignations during Covid-19 on 2021-12-02 05:04:25Fed up with difficult working hours, inflexibility or simply a lack of passion for their current profession, a huge number of Americans have been turn

Myanmar junta slams UN’s delay on approval for 2021-12-02 04:20:27Myanmar's junta on Thursday slammed a UN decision to deny its chosen representative a seat at the world body and keep in place an envoy appointed by

Germany cracks down on unvaccinated as Omicron concerns 2021-12-02 02:23:50Germany on Thursday announced a Covid lockdown for the unvaccinated, as the UK reported its highest number of Covid cases since July, and Norway

RT - Daily news

Russia’s Medvedev weighs in on WTA decision to New! 2021-12-03 09:03:59 Reigning US Open champion Daniil Medvedev has spoken in support of the WTA after it suspended all competitions in China amid the row surrounding form

Brits look to kitchen waste to power jets New! 2021-12-03 09:03:42 British Airways has struck a deal with a UK refinery for aircraft fuel made from used cooking oils to help power the carrier’s flights by early

Russia has date for Putin-Biden talks New! 2021-12-03 08:44:10 Russia and the US have arranged a conditional time and date for a fresh summit between President Vladimir Putin and his American counterpart Joe Bide

WHO comments on lethality of Omicron New! 2021-12-03 08:29:31 World Health Organization (WHO) spokesperson Christian Lindmeier announced on Friday that the agency has “not seen reports of Omicron-related d

Twitter labels American Heart Association link as ‘unsafe’ New! 2021-12-03 08:17:58 Twitter is flagging an American Heart Association website link as ‘unsafe’ after the organization published an abstract of research linki

Meta asks users to send nudes New! 2021-12-03 08:16:16 Meta, the new name for Facebook Inc., has co-developed a platform that asks people to submit their intimate photos and videos in order to prevent the

‘Pure luck no one killed’: Football ace smashes New! 2021-12-03 08:08:55 A Premier League bad boy is in hot water again for crashing his $238,000 Lamborghini into a kids' school. Read Full Article at RT.com

US to pay Bezos to colonize space New! 2021-12-03 08:08:49 American space agency NASA has allocated over $415 million to three US companies, including Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin, to design private space st

Scientists develop drug to treat Covid-19 anxiety New! 2021-12-03 08:05:43 A team of Russian scientists has pioneered a new anti-anxiety drug designed to calm the nerves of worried coronavirus patients and minimize the risk

Elderly man who aimed to visit son dies New! 2021-12-03 07:58:26 A man has died at a caravan park in New South Wales, Australia. He is believed to have been a full-time carer for his wife and daughter, and had appl

Zagitova reveals why seductive bikini dance disappeared after New! 2021-12-03 07:49:48 Russian Olympic figure skating champion Alina Zagitova has cleared up the mystery surrounding why a video was removed from her TikTok account after h

Mossad tricks Iranian scientists into helping blow up New! 2021-12-03 07:40:20 Israeli intelligence agency Mossad masterminded the destruction of a major Iranian nuclear facility and recruited a team of local scientists, the Jew

: World

Customers turn IKEA into ultimate sleepover locale after New! 2021-12-02 17:43:11A snowstorm in northern Denmark made it unsafe for shoppers and staff to leave the store at closing time.

Canada, U.S and EU allies slam Belarus with 2021-12-02 17:07:48The nations have targeted Belarus since its president won a sixth term last year in an election that the West and other observers say was fraudulent.

Boosters help fight COVID-19, experts say. But are 2021-12-02 16:33:23As Ontario broadens its COVID-19 booster eligibility to those aged 50 and up, experts say the threat of the Omicron variant is unclear — and tha

Thousands of bees survive being buried in La 2021-12-02 15:19:36With their hives buried in ash from the active La Palma volcano, the bees feasted on their own honey in order to stay alive for 50 days.

Travel restrictions and Omicron: What’s changing in Canada, 2021-12-02 14:21:41The U.S. joined Canada on Thursday in introducing revamped travel restrictions in an effort to curb the spread of the Omicron variant. Here's what we

Austrian chancellor to step down hours after party’s 2021-12-02 13:59:52Schallenberg is widely seen as an accidental chancellor with no power base of his own and he has been dogged by allegations.

Michigan school shooting suspect made videos about killing 2021-12-02 13:32:05The suspect, Ethan Crumbley, also had two meetings with teachers hours before the shootings to discuss some behavioural concerns.

Omicron variant could be dominant strain in Europe 2021-12-02 12:11:57The estimate could lend weight to preliminary information about the very high transmissibility of the Omicron variant, above that of the Delta variant

South Africa COVID-19 cases surge as Omicron variant 2021-12-02 11:43:27South Africa, which alerted the world to the new Omicron variant last week, is seeing a surge in new COVID-19 infections within the country.

Ghislaine Maxwell trial enters 4th day after first 2021-12-02 11:37:31Jeffrey Epstein's associate Ghislaine Maxwell's trial continues and she has pleaded not guilty to eight counts of sex trafficking and other charges.

Trump tested positive for COVID-19 days before Biden 2021-12-01 18:05:53In his book, Mark Meadows writes that Trump received a negative test shortly after the positive one and resumed his usual activities, including attend

Massachusetts lottery winner gifted $1 million ticket after 2021-12-01 17:09:20It was the second time Alexander McLeish won on a ticket given to him by his friend, Larry.


Disclaimer and Notice:WorldProNews.com is not responsible of these news or any information published on this website.