Category: World

Coronavirus, COVID-19, airborne, scientists

Scientists say coronavirus is airborne, ask WHO to revise recommendations

More than 200 scientists have urged the World Health Organisation to revise its recommendations, after evidence that novel coronavirus in smaller particles in the air...

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Girlfriend of Trump’s eldest son contracts coronavirus

The girlfriend of President Donald Trump’s eldest son has tested positive for coronavirus, US media reported. Kimberly Guilfoyle, a former Fox...

India, gold mask, coronavirus

Indian man wears gold face mask to ward off coronavirus

Story by AFP An Indian man said he paid about $4,000 for a bespoke gold face mask to protect him from the coronavirus raging in the country. The precious metal covering...

WHO, coronavirus, COVID-19

WHO urges countries to ‘wake up’ and halt virus

Story by AFP The World Health Organization has urged countries hit by serious coronavirus outbreaks to “wake up” to the realities on the ground instead of...

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COVID-19 vaccine candidate approved for military use in China

China’s military has received the greenlight to use a COVID-19 vaccine candidate developed by its research unit and CanSino Biologics after clinical trials proved it...

Egypt, dancer, Sama el-Masry

Egyptian dancer sentenced to 3 years in prison

An Egyptian court on Saturday sentenced a high-profile belly dancer to three years in prison for inciting debauchery on social media. Actress, singer and dancer Sama...

Fabric, coronavirus, COVID-19, anti-corona fabric

This textile brand has launched ‘anti-corona fabric’ to fight the virus

A men’s fashion textile brand in India has launched an anti-corona range of fabric, which is drawing attention of the public. Siyaram’s announced the range, tested...

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Fourth time lucky? Danish PM forced to postpone wedding again

Story by AFP Denmark’s Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen thought she had finally found a date for her wedding, but has now had to postpone it for a third time due to an...

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Coronavirus pandemic ‘not even close’ to over, warns WHO chief

The coronavirus pandemic is not even close to being over, World Health Organisation chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus warned on Monday, as the death toll from the virus...

Walmart Tshirt, All Lives Matter, Canada

Walmart under fire for selling ‘All Lives Matter’ T-shirt on their website

Walmart Canada has undergone a social media firestorm after it was discovered that a T-shirt bearing the phrase “All Lives Matter” was being sold on their website....