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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...

  • Nostalgic tram services in central Istanbul resume operations

    Photo taken on June 2, 2020 shows the nostalgic tram running on a street in Istanbul, Turkey. The nostalgic tram services in central Istanbul resumed operations...

  • helicopter with 3 on board crashes in Northern California

    A helicopter with three people on board crashed near Fairfield, Northern California on Tuesday. According to the Solano County Sheriff’s Office, the crash caused a power...

  • New York City extends curfew till Sunday to curb violence, looting amid protests

    New York City will be under a curfew from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. the next morning till Sunday to curb criminal acts emerging from protests...

  • Chile’s COVID-19 cases top 108,000, with 1,188 deaths

    Chile on Tuesday said a total of 108,686 people have tested positive for the novel coronavirus since the COVID-19 outbreak began, and 1,188 people have died...

  • Feature: Balcony concert in Cuba signals solidarity amid lockdown

    Each Sunday, Cuban tenor Andres Sanchez goes out onto his balcony on the ninth floor of an apartment building in Havana’s Vedado district and belts out...

  • Peaceful rally, march held in United States Houston for George Floyd

    Thousands of people gathered in downtown Houston on Tuesday afternoon to protest the death of George Floyd, who died while being detained by police in Minnesota....

  • United States initiates trade probe into digital services taxes considered by 10 trading partners

    The United States is starting Section 301 investigations into digital services taxes considered by 10 U.S. trading partners, including the European Union (EU), Brazil and India,...

  • Roundup: Europe-based airlines start to resume services as countries try to revive tourism

    Europe-based airlines are starting to resume services step by step as countries try to revive tourism as a way to bring their economies battered hard by...

  • British study suggests minorities more likely to die from coronavirus

    People from ethnic minority groups in Britain are up to twice as likely to die after being infected with coronavirus as members of the white majority,...

  • V4 PMs discuss with European Council president about EU funds

    The prime ministers of the Visegrad group (V4), namely the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland and Slovakia, spoke on Tuesday with European Council President Charles Michel about...

  • Trudeau silent for 20 seconds after being asked about Trump

    Canada’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Tuesday hesitated for 20 seconds before answering a question about President Donald Trump’s handling of protests gripping the United States....

  • UN rights chief highlights disproportionate impact of COVID-19 on racial, ethnic minorities

    United Nations (UN) High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet said Tuesday that the alarming inequalities exposed by the COVID-19 outbreak are fueling the widespread protests...

  • France reports 107 new single-day deaths from COVID-19

    With 107 COVID-19 deaths reported in the last 24 hours, France‘s total death toll from the coronavirus-caused disease rose to 28,940 on Tuesday, official figures showed....

  • British parliament resumes physical voting amid COVID-19 fears

    Britain’s elected main house of parliament, the Commons, on Tuesday approved the government’s plan to end temporary electronic voting, introduced as a safety measure during the...

  • Black Lives Matter comes to Paris as thousands join banned protest

    Thousands of people in Paris on Tuesday evening defied a ban to protest about the 2016 death of a young black man in police custody and...

  • United States cities brace for more unrest as Trump threatens greater force

    Protests against police brutality and systemic racism were under way once again in the United States on Tuesday, setting the stage for potential fresh clashes a...

  • COVID-19: Oyo yet to relax ban on religious activities, curfew — Taskforce

    The Oyo State COVID-19 Taskforce, says  it is yet to relax the ban on religious activities and the curfew imposed as a result of the pandemic....

  • Minnesota governor announces civil rights probe into Minneapolis Police Department

    Minnesota Governor Tim Walz said Tuesday that his state is launching a civil rights probe into the Minneapolis Police Department (MPD), of which four police officers...

  • Oman requests employees aged 60 in gov’t companies to retire

    The Omani government on Tuesday announced a decision to request the employees aged 60 or above in government companies to retire, in a bid to create...

  • Security forces launch major anti-IS offensive in Iraq

    The Iraqi security forces on Tuesday launched a major offensive to hunt down Islamic State (IS) militants in the provinces of Kirkuk and Salahudin, the Iraqi...

  • Turkey’s pandemic slowdown continues, while Iran sees record daily rebound in COVID-19 cases

    Turkey’s COVID-19 pandemic continued to slow down on Tuesday, with 786 new cases of infections registered. Meanwhile, Iran set a new record in daily cases in...

  • COVID-19 patient escapes from facility in Delta – Commissioner

    Delta Commissioner for Information, Mr Charles Aniagwu, says  a Coronavirus (COVID-19) patient escaped from one of the state’s treatment centers on Monday. Aniagwu disclosed this on...

  • Feature: City of Cars embraces art in age of coronavirus

    Artists brought a breath of fresh air to Los Angeles in back-to-back weekends that ended on Sunday, with an unusual, coronavirus-inspired art exhibition entitled, Drive-by-Art, or...

  • ‘We were scared upon inauguration in office’, says Lagos Deputy Governor

    The Lagos State Deputy Governor, Dr Obafemi Hamzat, on Tuesday revealed how Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu and himself were scared of the huge challenges and high expectations...

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