French police have arrested a Russian activist artist behind the release of a sex video that brought down a political ally of President Emmanuel Macron.…View More Man who released Macron ally sex video arrested
The hardline Islamic Taliban movement has proved to be a formidable fighting force in Afghanistan and a major threat to its government. The Taliban have…View More Who are the Taliban?
GENEVA (REUTERS) – China is dragging its heels in accepting help on the ground from international health specialists, diplomats and experts said on Thursday (Feb…View More Coronavirus: Experts fear China reluctant to accept WHO ground mission
GENEVA (REUTERS) – The number of cases of infection with the new coronavirus in China has stabilised, but the apparent slowdown in the epidemic spread…View More Coronavirus: Cases stabilise, but outbreak could go any direction, says WHO
GENEVA (Reuters) – Chinese scientists are testing two antiviral drugs against the new coronavirus and preliminary clinical trial results are weeks away, the co-chair of…View More Results from Chinese drug trials for coronavirus due in weeks: expert
GENEVA (AFP, REUTERS) – The World Health Organisation on Tuesday (Feb 11) said “Covid-19” would be the new official name for the deadly coronavirus that…View More Novel coronavirus named 'Covid-19': WHO
CHICAGO/GENEVA (REUTERS) – A week ago, only two laboratories in Africa could diagnose the novel coronavirus that originated in China and is rapidly spreading around…View More Countries rush to build diagnostic capacity as coronavirus spreads
Man, 25, is arrested outside the White House with a knife after he told a Secret Service agent he was there to ‘assassinate Donald Trump’…View More Man with knife who wanted to 'kill' Trump arrested outside White House
A manipulative mother who orchestrated a ‘medieval duel’ to the death between her two admirers to see who would win her hand has been jailed…View More Mum who arranged 'medieval' fight to the death between her two admirers jailed
A well-known Russian journalist and a lawyer have described being beaten up by a gang in a hotel in the Chechen capital, Grozny. Yelena Milashina,…View More Reporter who exposed Chechen gay purge attacked
GENEVA (REUTERS) – Hundreds of experts will meet in Geneva next Tuesday (Feb 11) and Wednesday to set research and development priorities for coronavirus drugs,…View More WHO convening experts on drugs, vaccines to set coronavirus research agenda next week
The victim who finally stopped Britain’s worst rapist Reynhard Sinaga has said his attacker should be in prison for the rest of his life. The…View More Man who beat up Britain's worst rapist says he 'should never see light of day'
BEIJING/SHANGHAI (REUTERS) – China has agreed to allow US health experts into the country as part of a World Health Organisation (WHO) effort to help…View More Coronavirus: China to allow in US health experts as virus shows no sign of slowing
TODAY'S Google Doodle is honouring Scottish astrophysicist genius Mary Somerville. But who is she and what makes her such an incredible person? Who was Mary…View More Who was Mary Somerville and why is Google Doodle celebrating her? – The Sun