COVID-19 variants make up majority of Canada's new cases

Ottawa (Canada), May 3: Canada reported 7,145 new cases of COVID-19 Sunday, bringing the cumulative total to 1,234,181 cases, including 24,300 deaths, according to CTV.

Canada's COVID-19 cases surpass 1.2 million despite decreased daily cases

Ottawa (Canada), April 29: Canada reported 5,071 new COVID-19 cases as of Wednesday afternoon, bringing the total number to 1,200,057, including 24,106 deaths and 101,586...

U.S. lifts pause on Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine

Washington DC (USA) Apr 24: The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced on Friday...

U.S. ex-cop Chauvin to be sentenced on June 16 for George Floyd's...

Washington DC (USA) Apr 24: U.S. ex-police officer Derek Chauvin will be sentenced on June 16 for the death of George Floyd, an African-American, according...

UN chief calls for strong multilateral action to address common crises

New York (USA) Apr 24: United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Friday called for strong multilateral action to address the common crises and threats that...

Canada bans flights from India and Pakistan for 30 days

Ottawa (Canada), April 23: Canada announced a 30-day ban on all flights from India and Pakistan effective Thursday as COVID-19 cases continue surging in the...

Brazil registers over 370,000 deaths from COVID-19

Rio De Janerio (Brazil), April 18: Brazil's COVID-19 death toll on Saturday reached 371,678 after registering another 2,929 fatalities, the country's ministry of health reported.

Chile reports 7,696 new cases of COVID-19

Santiago (Chile), April 18: Chile's Ministry of Health reported on Saturday 7,696 new cases of COVID-19 and 132 more deaths amid a rise in contagion...

US Not Planning to Expand Training Programs in Ukraine, Army Spokesperson Says

Washington (US), April 18: The United States European Command (USEUCOM) does not plan to provide any additional training to Ukraine's armed forces and will proceed...

Brazil's COVID-19 death toll tops 360,000

Sao Paulo (Brazil), April 15: Brazil's COVID-19 death toll has risen to 361,884 after 3,459 new deaths were reported in the last 24 hours, the...

U.S. sees upward trend in COVID-19 cases for four weeks

Washington (US), April 15: The United States has seen an upward trend in COVID-19 cases for four consecutive weeks, as social distancing and mask mandates...

US Committed to 'Assisting Ukraine With Its Self-Defense Needs', Pentagon Chief Says

Washington (US), April 15: The United States is committed to assisting Ukraine with its defense needs, US Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin said on Wednesday.

N. Korea may resume nuclear, ICBM testing: intelligence chief

Washington (US), April 15: The top U.S. intelligence official on Wednesday maintained that North Korea may resume its nuclear and long-range missile testing as part...

Biden announces U.S. troops withdrawal from Afghanistan by Sept. 11 to end...

Washington (US), April 15: President Joe Biden announced on Wednesday that all U.S. troops will be withdrawn from Afghanistan before Sept. 11, a decision to...

IMF chief says "confident" to distribute new SDR by mid-August

Washington (US), April 15: International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva has said that she is "confident" the IMF will distribute a new allocation...

COVID-19 variants spread leads to surge of new cases in Canada

Ottawa (Canada), April 11: The rapid spread of more contagious COVID-19 variants is believed to have driven a devastating third wave in Canada.

AAI takes huge step towards restructuring of Upper Indian Airspace for enhanced...

New Delhi [India], March 25 (ANI): Airports Authority of India (AAI), the Air Navigation Services provider in Indian Airspace has taken a huge step towards...

Brazil tops 340,000 total COVID-19 deaths

Sao Paulo (Brazil), April 8: Brazil reported on Wednesday 3,829 COVID-19 deaths in the last 24 hours, bringing its total to 340,776, said the Ministry...

Situation in Tigray remains dire despite improved humanitarian access: UN

United States, April 8: There has been substantial improvement in humanitarian access in Tigray region in northern Ethiopia, but continued fighting is driving massive displacement,...

U.S. prepared for diplomacy for denuclearization of N. Korea: White House spokeswoman

Washington (US), April 8: The United States is prepared to engage in some form of diplomacy with North Korea if it will lead to denuclearization...

Military training important to protecting U.S. interest on Korean Peninsula: Pentagon

Washington (US), April 8: Defense readiness is especially crucial on the Korean Peninsula, a Pentagon spokesman said Wednesday, highlighting the importance of military exercises there.

U.S. Fed officials see some time before tapering asset purchases: minutes

Washington (US), April 8: U.S. Federal Reserve officials last month indicated that it would take some time before the Fed starts tapering its asset purchases,...

G20 calls on IMF to prepare for new SDR allocation, agrees to...

Washington (US), April 8: Finance officials from the Group of 20 (G20) major economies on Wednesday called on the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to prepare...

Biden voices support to Jordan's king, affirming two-state solution

Washington (US), April 8: President Joe Biden on Wednesday spoke with Jordan's King Abdullah II to voice U.S. support for his leadership and affirmed the...

Canadian Court Rejects Ex-Nazi Oberlander's Bid to Stay Deportation Proceedings - Ruling

Toronto (Canada), April 7: A Canadian federal judge on Tuesday dismissed former Nazi death squad member Helmut Oberlander's bid to permanently stay the deportation proceedings...

Bihar's Darbhanga Airport to be expanded: Hardeep Singh Puri

New Delhi [India], March 26 (ANI): Union Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri on Friday said that the Darbhanga Airport in Bihar is being expanded...

Delhi Police's e-Beat Book system: Step towards smart ground-level policing

New Delhi [India], March 31 (ANI): In an attempt to make ground-level policing smarter Delhi Police has adopted the e-Beat Book system.