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    COVID-19 CURE: Scientists recommend Asthma plant for Coronavirus symptoms’ treatment

    Some scientists at the University of Ibadan have recommended a plant called Euphorbia Hirta as a herbal alternative to mitigating some of the diseases associated with...

  • Chile sees 82,289 cases of COVID-19, 841 deaths

    Chile on Wednesday said a total of 82,289 people around the country have tested positive for the novel coronavirus and 841 people have died from the...

  • COVID-19 infections in California surpass 100,000

    California saw more than 100,000 novel coronavirus infections on Wednesday, becoming the fourth state in the United States having reached the milestone when the state is...

  • Spotlight: European Commission proposes borrowing landmark recovery fund, in “Europe’s moment”

    The European Commission on Wednesday proposed borrowing 750 billion euros (826 billion U.S. dollars) in its name from the financial market to help the world‘s largest...

  • Overseas visitors to Ireland down 99 pct in April due to pandemic

    The number of overseas visitors to Ireland in April went down by 99.1 percent to a meagre 16,100 compared with more than 1.71 million in the...

  • Roundup: European Commission proposes 750-bln-euro recovery fund as countries count losses

    As countries in Europe are counting their losses from the COVID-19 pandemic, the European Commission on Wednesday proposed a 750-bln-euro (826 billion U.S. dollars) recovery fund...

  • Cypriot president announces revised package to support economy after COVID-19 crisis

    Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades announced on Wednesday a revised package to pump into the economy more than 1.2 billion euros (1.32 billion U.S. dollars), about 6...

  • U.S. COVID-19 deaths top 100,000 — Johns Hopkins University

    The number of COVID-19 deaths in the United States topped 100,000 on Wednesday, reaching 100,047 as of 5:32 p.m. (2132 GMT), according to the Center for...

  • Kano Govt. offers free education to 1,000 repatriated Almajiri children

    Kano State Government says it will enroll the over 1,000 repatriated Almajiri school children into formal schools in line with its free and compulsory education policy....

  • Boeing resumes 737 MAX production

    Boeing said on Wednesday that it has resumed production of the 737 MAX at the company’s Renton factory in Washington state. Boeing also confirmed in a...

  • Official institutions resume work in Palestine after lockdown due to coronavirus

    The official institutions in Palestine on Wednesday resumed work after several months’ lockdown all over the West Bank due to the coronavirus. The move is part...

  • Feature: COVID-19 pandemic changes Americans’ spending habits

    The United States has been known for decades as a place where people “shop ’til you drop,” and Spend! Spend! Spend! The COVID-19 pandemic, however, might...

  • Over 860,000 Brazilian jobs wiped out in April amid COVID-19 lockdown

    A total of 860,503 formal jobs in Brazil were wiped out in April amid the novel coronavirus pandemic, the biggest monthly loss of jobs since records...

  • Urgent: U.S. COVID-19 deaths top 100,000 — Johns Hopkins University

    The number of COVID-19 deaths in the United States topped 100,000 on Wednesday, reaching 100,047 as of 5:32 p.m. (2132 GMT), according to the Center for...

  • UN raises alarm over possible war crimes in DRC

    The United Nations has warned of possible war crimes in the northeast of the Democratic Republic of the Congo. The warning came in a report released...

  • Poland to reopen gyms, theaters as over 22,000 COVID-19 cases confirmed

    The Polish government announced on Wednesday further easing of anti-coronavirus restrictions, as the country reported 399 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 infection over the past 24...

  • COVID-19 posing deadly threat to civilians trapped in conflict — UN Chief

    UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Wednesday said the coronavirus pandemic was posing “new and deadly threat” to people caught up in violent conflict. Guterres stated this...

  • U.S. to end sanctions waivers on Iranian nuclear projects

    U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo Wednesday announced the end of the sanctions waivers on several Iranian civilian nuclear projects as the latest effort to pressure...

  • No empirical evidence yet of cross-protection against COVID-19: WHO

    The World Health Organization (WHO) said on Wednesday that no empirical evidence has been found on cross protection, a phenomenon in which a pre-existing viral infection...

  • 5.4-magnitude quake hits Mid-Indian Ridge: USGS

    An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.4 jolted Mid-Indian Ridge at 21:09:11 GMT on Wednesday, the U.S. Geological Survey said. The epicenter, with a depth of...

  • Roundup: New York governor meets Trump discussing reviving economy with infrastructure

    Governor of the U.S. state of New York Andrew Cuomo said that his meeting with President Donald Trump on Wednesday morning focused on reviving the economy...

  • Nigeria battling COVID-19 with 112 treatment, isolation centers: official

    Nigeria has a total of 112 treatment and isolation centers with 5,324 beds as part of its response to the COVID-19 pandemic, an official said on...

  • Roundup: Italy welcomes EU’s proposal for 750-bln-euro recovery fund

    The Italian authorities provided a first warm response to the proposal for a recovery plan worth 750 billion euros (823 billion U.S. dollars) unveiled by the...

  • Boeing to start involuntary layoffs worldwide amid COVID-19 pandemic

    Boeing President and CEO Dave Calhoun on Wednesday announced the company’s worldwide involuntary layoffs. The company has concluded the voluntary layoff (VLO) program since last month...

  • Argentine capital opens quarantine center for homeless COVID-19 patients

    Argentina’s capital Buenos Aires on Wednesday opened a quarantine center to treat homeless people suffering from the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). The city’s Costa Salguero exposition center,...

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