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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...

  • One more coronavirus death, fewer new cases confirmed in Spain

    The Spanish Health Ministry on Saturday confirmed one more death from COVID-19 and fewer new cases. A total of 27,135 deaths from COVID-19 has been reported...

  • 5.1-magnitude quake hits 99 km SW of Singkil, Indonesia — USGS

    An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.1 jolted 99 km SW of Singkil, Indonesia at 23:50:37 GMT on Saturday, the United States Geological Survey (USGS) said....

  • People take part in anti-racism protest in Toronto, Canada

    People take part in an anti-racism protest in Toronto, Canada, on June 6, 2020. Thousands of demonstrators gathered here on Saturday to protest against racism. (Photo...

  • People attend annual book festival in Moscow, Russia

    People wearing masks attend the annual book festival on the Red Square in Moscow, Russia, on June 6, 2020. (Photo by Alexander Zemlianichenko Jr/Xinhua) (XINHUA)

  • Churches, mosques across Jordan reopen as gov’t eases measures against COVID-19

    A Jordanian Catholic wearing a face mask attends a Mass at a Catholic church in Amman, Jordan, on June 6, 2020. Churches and mosques across Jordan...

  • Chateau de Versailles reopens after 82-day lockdown

    People visit the park of the Chateau de Versailles (Palace of Versailles) on its reopening day near Paris, France, on June 6, 2020. Chateau de Versailles...

  • 2 officers in New York state charged with felony assault after shoving elderly protester

    Two police officers in Buffalo of the United States state of New York have been charged with felony assault after a video showed them pushing an...

  • Peaceful protests for George Floyd continue in southern United States

    Peaceful protests continued in southern United States cities on Saturday in the wake of the death of African American George Floyd while detained by police in...

  • Another large-scale protest held outside United States embassy in Ireland over George Floyd killing

    Thousands of people gathered here on Saturday afternoon outside the United States embassy in Ireland in protest against racism and police brutality in the United States,...

  • Roundup: New York state steps up reopening as daily COVID-19 deaths keep dropping

    The United States state of New York is reopening faster than expected due to the progress in various metrics in combating COVID-19. The death toll from...

  • Malta accepts over 420 migrants after 40 days at sea

    Malta decided on Saturday night to allow the disembarkation of around 425 migrants who spent more than a month at sea while the country was waiting...

  • Protests spread across Germany over George Floyd killing in United States

    Tens of thousands of people in Germany demonstrated on Saturday against racism and police brutality following the killing of African American George Floyd in the United...

  • D-G seeks creation of separate tourism ministry

    Mr Wale Ojo-Lanre, Director-General, Ekiti State Council for Arts and Culture, on Saturday urged the Federal Government to create a separate Ministry of Tourism to enable...

  • Senior Palestinian Islamic Jihad leader declared dead

    Former Palestinian Islamic Jihad Secretary General Ramadan Shalah was declared dead by his group on Saturday. Shalah, a key figure in the political scene, died at...

  • Roundup: Egypt’s president offers initiative to end conflict in war-torn Libya as fighting heats up

    Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi announced on Saturday that Libyan Parliament Speaker Aguila Saleh and eastern-based military leader Khalifa Haftar have welcomed an initiative to end...

  • Spotlight: Syrians complain of skyrocketing prices amid tough economic situation

    Syrians have been complaining about the skyrocketing prices amid a tough economic situation. Samar al-Hafez, a housewife, told Xinhua that the economic situation has become scary...

  • Roundup: Demonstrations over Floyd’s death regain momentum as thousands of protesters march to D.C.

    Chanting slogans while holding signs, thousands of protesters marched to Washington, D.C. on Saturday, staging what is expected to be the largest demonstration in the nation’s...

  • OPEC+ countries extend oil output cut to July

    The Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and non-OPEC allies, known as OPEC+ have agreed to extend the 10-million-barrel-per-day (mbd) first phase of the oil output...

  • Palestinian official warns against Israeli, United States attempts to normalize ties with Palestinian IT companies

    Palestinian official on Saturday warned against Israeli and American attempts to normalize ties with information technology companies in Palestine. Israel and the United States have invited...

  • Arsenal whip Charlton Athletic 6-0 in friendly

    Arsenal returned to action for the first time on Saturday since the 2019/2020 English Premier League (EPL) was stopped because of the COVID-19 pandemic. They beat...

  • Egypt records 1,497 new COVID-19 infections, 32,612 in total

    Egypt registered on Saturday 1,497 daily new COVID-19 cases, raising the total number of infections to 32,612, said the health ministry. This is the 10th consecutive...

  • Tens of thousands rally in France against racism and police violence

    Tens of thousands of people rallied on Saturday in Paris and several other French cities to pay tribute to Georges Floyd, an African American who died...

  • United States welcomes Egyptian initiative for political settlement in Libya

    The United States Embassy to Libya on Saturday welcomed the Egyptian initiative for a political settlement between Libya’s UN-backed government and the eastern-based army. “The United...

  • Jordan hails Cairo Declaration on Libya

    Jordan on Saturday commended the efforts made by Egypt to solve the Libyan crisis by launching the Cairo Declaration. Jordanian Foreign Minister Ayman Safadi voiced appreciation...

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