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European Commission Signs Contract with Gilead to Secure EU Access to Remdesivir

Yesterday, the European Commission has signed a contract with the pharmaceutical company Gilead to secure treatment doses of Veklury, the brand name for Remdesivir.

World » EU | July 29, 2020, Wednesday // 15:10 | Viewed: 3041

Belgium, Greece, Germany and Austria Tighten Measures Against the Coronavirus

More countries in Europe are returning quarantine measures because of the coronavirus.

World » EU | July 29, 2020, Wednesday // 11:06 | Viewed: 12066

Ukrainian President Recommends Joaquin Phoenix's Film to End Hours-Long Hostage Siege

A gunman in Ukraine armed with an automatic rifle and grenades has surrendered to police and released 13 hostages after the country’s president consented to his demand to recommend the 2005 animal rights documentary Earthlings, narrated by Joaquin Phoenix

World | July 24, 2020, Friday // 23:27 | Viewed: 4064

First Prayer in Hagia Sofia After the Conversion to a Mosque

Istanbul's historic Hagia Sophia has reopened for Friday prayers for the first time since a decision was made to turn it back into a mosque after more than 80 years as a museum, CNN reports.

World | July 24, 2020, Friday // 23:19 | Viewed: 2763

UK's PM Boris Johnson: Anti-Vaxxers Are Nuts, We All Must Be Vaccinated

Boris Johnson has hit out at anti-vaccination conspiracy theorists describing them as “nuts”.

World | July 24, 2020, Friday // 15:28 | Viewed: 3021

Successful Launch of a First Mission to Mars by China

China has successfully launched its first major interplanetary mission to Mars.

World | July 23, 2020, Thursday // 21:36 | Viewed: 2303

India Ideas Summit: PM Shri Narendra Modi "India is Emerging as a Land of Opportunities"

India's PM: Global economic resilience can be achieved by stronger domestic economic capacities

World | July 23, 2020, Thursday // 16:29 | Viewed: 2640

Travel in Greece: There Is No Plan for a General Lockdown, 78% of the Imported COVID-19 Cases Come from Balkan Countries

Greece’s Deputy Minister of Civil Protection, Nikos Hardalias provided figures for the coronavirus testing undertaken during the first 19 days since Greece opened its borders to tourists from the EU and 18 non-EU countries.

World | July 22, 2020, Wednesday // 09:25 | Viewed: 9606

The UAE Has Launched its Probe on Mars - The Hope Probe

The United Arab Emirates has launched its first mission to Mars, the first of three missions to the Red Planet to take place this month.

World | July 20, 2020, Monday // 11:47 | Viewed: 2925

Joint Statement of the 15th India-EU Summit (15 July 2020)

The 15th Summit between India and the European Union (EU) was held in virtual format on 15th July 2020.

World | July 15, 2020, Wednesday // 18:29 | Viewed: 3124

COVID-19 in Hungary: Bulgaria Listed as "Yellow" Country, 14-Day Quarantine or 2 Negative PCR Tests to Enter Hungary

BUDAPEST - Hungary has imposed new restrictions on cross-border travel as of next Wednesday in order to prevent the spread of the coronavirus after a surge in new cases in several countries, Prime Minister Viktor Orban’s chief of staff said on Sunday.

World | July 13, 2020, Monday // 10:57 | Viewed: 8402

COVID-19 in Greece: Mandatory Masks in Closed Public Places Temporary Abolished

ATHENS: The mandatory use of face masks by customers at shopping malls and the restriction at restaurants of six seated customers per table maximum are temporarily lifted, as per a joint ministerial decision published in the Government Gazette on Wednesda

World | July 8, 2020, Wednesday // 19:18 | Viewed: 5391

Referendum In Russia: Putin is Allowed To Remain President Until 2036

Russian voters have overwhelmingly backed a referendum on constitutional changes that include a provision allowing President Vladimir Putin — who has already served for some two decades — to remain in power until 2036.

World | July 2, 2020, Thursday // 10:54 | Viewed: 4560

50,000 New Cases of COVID-19 in US, Trump: I Fully Support the Masks. I Think They Work

More than 50,000 new cases of coronavirus have been identified in the last 24 hours in the United States.

World | July 2, 2020, Thursday // 10:10 | Viewed: 3572

New Zealand's Health Minister Resignes After Breaches of Lockdown Rules

New Zealand's health minister has resigned after criticism of the government's response to coronavirus and his own breaches of lockdown rules.

World | July 2, 2020, Thursday // 09:50 | Viewed: 3543

UK Restarts Tourism on July 4

Restaurants, hotels and hairdressing salons in the UK will reopen on July 4.

World | June 23, 2020, Tuesday // 18:31 | Viewed: 3688

Covid-19: Infection in USA is Getting Worse

The news in the US has been dominated by anti-racism protests for the past couple of weeks, but coronavirus is now back in the headlines.

World | June 20, 2020, Saturday // 09:59 | Viewed: 6053

Another Black Man Killed by the Police in America Sparks New Wave of Protests

Atlanta’s top prosecutor said his office will decide this week whether to bring charges against the police officer who shot Rayshard Brooks, a black man whose killing outside a Wendy’s (international fast food restaurant chain) on Friday sparked a fresh w

World | June 15, 2020, Monday // 23:25 | Viewed: 3827

Germany Lifts Border Controls on June 15

The German Federal Minister of Interior, Horst Seehofer has decided to lift the majority of existing border controls at the internal borders on June 15, after estimating that the level of the Coronavirus pandemic allows such a step to be taken.

World | June 11, 2020, Thursday // 09:57 | Viewed: 5126

Slovakia Reopens its Borders for 16 Countries

The Prime Minister of Slovakia, Igor Matovic has announced that starting from today, Slovakia will reopen its borders for 16 countries, which have been closed due to the Coronavirus pandemic.

World | June 11, 2020, Thursday // 09:54 | Viewed: 5467

Moscow Lifts COVID-19 Measures

Despite its high number of cases, the citizens of Moscow began to resume their normal lives on Tuesday as the Russian capital is ending a strict lockdown that has been in place for more than two months.

World | June 11, 2020, Thursday // 09:30 | Viewed: 4634
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