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Scotland Becomes First Country to Provide Free Menstrual Products

Scotland became the first country in the world to provide free menstrual products as part of a global movement against period poverty on Wednesday.

World | November 25, 2020, Wednesday // 13:23 | Viewed: 2838

Germany Plans to Ease Restrictions for Holidays

Leaders of Germany’s 16 federal states plan to allow gatherings of up to 10 people over Christmas and New Year, offering some relaxation of coronavirus restrictions to let families and friends celebrate together.

World » EU | November 25, 2020, Wednesday // 08:53 | Viewed: 3833

Bulgarians Can Enter the UK Without Visa for 6 Months From 2021

From January 1, 2021, Bulgarian citizens will be able to enter and stay without a visa in the UK for a short stay of up to 6 months, during which time they will be able to enter repeatedly for tourism, participation in meetings and conferences, short cour

World | November 23, 2020, Monday // 17:11 | Viewed: 6721

COVID-19 Deaths in Romania Reached 10,000

Romania on Sunday announced 131 new COVID-19-related deaths in the last 24 hours, bringing the country's total number of coronavirus deaths since the outbreak of the epidemic to 10,047.

World » EU | November 23, 2020, Monday // 08:50 | Viewed: 3333

Macron Calls for Distributing First COVID-19 Vaccine Doses to Low-Income Countries

French President Emmanuel Macron told the G20 summit on Saturday that the world's leading economies should join efforts to create a system that envisions disturbing first doses of potential coronavirus vaccines to least developed countries.

World » EU | November 22, 2020, Sunday // 09:55 | Viewed: 3462

UK Public Debt Record High Above 100% of GDP

UK government borrowing climbed to a record 214.

World | November 20, 2020, Friday // 16:55 | Viewed: 2652

Complains Rise in Sweden as COVID-19 Cases Spike

А second wave of COVID-19 is hitting lockdown holdout Sweden hard, which inevitably brought in the debate in the country  a new question: Whose fault is it?

World | November 20, 2020, Friday // 16:26 | Viewed: 3831

Turkey Aggressively Raises Main Interest Rate to 15 Percent

Turkey’s central bank aggressively raises its main interest rate by 4.

World | November 20, 2020, Friday // 09:44 | Viewed: 2528

COVID-19: Italy Will Vaccinate 1.7 Million People by End-January

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World » EU | November 20, 2020, Friday // 09:34 | Viewed: 2954

UK Records 19609 Coronavirus Cases with 529 Deaths

Another 19,609 people in Britain have tested positive for COVID-19, bringing the total number of coronavirus cases in the country to 1,430,341, according to official figures released Wednesday.

World | November 19, 2020, Thursday // 09:10 | Viewed: 2389

Measuring Mount Everest...Again

Tectonic shifts, an earthquake and climate change may all have affected the height of Mount Everest.

World | November 18, 2020, Wednesday // 16:57 | Viewed: 5556

Germany's COVID-19 Tally Rises to 833 307

Germany's confirmed COVID-19 cases rose by 17,561 to 833,307, said the Robert Koch Institute (RKI), the federal government agency for disease control and prevention on Wednesday.

World | November 18, 2020, Wednesday // 11:34 | Viewed: 2306

Category 4 Hurricane Iota Hits Nicaragua

A powerful hurricane has brought torrential rains and strong winds to Nicaragua's Caribbean coast, two weeks after another devastating storm hit.

World | November 17, 2020, Tuesday // 19:48 | Viewed: 2249

NASA and SpaceX Launch Astronauts to ISS

NASA and SpaceX on Sunday launched four astronauts to the International Space Station (ISS) from US soil, ending nine years of reliance on Russia to ferry astronauts into space.

World | November 16, 2020, Monday // 11:08 | Viewed: 2697

Hundreds of Dead Armenian Soldiers Shown in Nagorno-Karabakh

The bodies of dozens of Armenian soldiers were found on several sections of a mountain road in Nagorno-Karabakh as a convoy of Russian peacekeepers entered, a Reuters video reported.

World | November 13, 2020, Friday // 20:37 | Viewed: 8311

Greece Extends Coronavirus Measures, New Flight Restrictions

Authorities in Greece have decided to extend a number of measures on air travel in the country in order to prevent the further spread of COVID-19 until 30 November.

World » EU | November 13, 2020, Friday // 11:14 | Viewed: 5235

Coronavirus Lockdown in France to Remain Until December

French Prime Minister Jean Castex has announced that the nationwide stay-at-home regime will remain in effect amid still disturbing indicators of the COVID-19 virus' evolution in the country.

World » EU | November 13, 2020, Friday // 11:09 | Viewed: 2734

US: New Record with Over 150,000 New COVID-19 Cases in Single Day

Public health officials in the US announced over 152,000 new coronavirus cases on Thursday, the first day over 150,000 since the pandemic began, an alarming record that came just over a week after the country first experienced 100,000 cases in a single da

World | November 13, 2020, Friday // 09:01 | Viewed: 2497

India Is Going into Historic Recession with GDP to Shrink by 8.6%

The fifth largest economy in the world is set to contract for the second consecutive quarter, dragging the country into an unprecedented recession, according to a forecast by the Indian national central bank.

World | November 12, 2020, Thursday // 15:09 | Viewed: 2700

Indian Cabinet Approves Continuation of the Scheme for Financial Support to PPPs in VGF

The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs chaired by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has approved Continuation and Revamping of the Scheme for Financial Support to Public Private Partnerships (PPPs) in Infrastructure Viability Gap Funding (VGF) Schemeti

World | November 12, 2020, Thursday // 10:51 | Viewed: 4546

India: With Spike of 47905 cases COVID-19 Tally Reaches 8 683 917

With 47,905 new COVID-19 infections reported in the last 24 hours, India's total cases surged to 86,83,917, the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW) said on Thursday.

World | November 12, 2020, Thursday // 08:55 | Viewed: 2507
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