India has set lofty goals for itself, but the coronavirus pandemic has the country reeling. With a recent peak of 90,000 new infections a day and spiking unemployment, the younger generation finds itself facing an uncertain future.
The Spanish government imposed a tough coronavirus lockdown in the spring, but now, new infections are rising faster than anywhere else in the EU. The economy is facing potential collapse even as new lockdown measures go into effect.
To detect coronavirus outbreaks early on, scientists are testing sewage plants and blood in addition to evaluating heart rates through fitness tracker data. Taken together, these systems could replace complicated track and trace efforts to contain the pandemic.
Labour’s National Executive Committee was meeting on Tuesday to consider whether to lift ex-leader Jeremy Corbyn’s suspension or press disciplinary charges, amid rumours that union leader Len McCluskey had brokered a deal for his reinstatement.
Iran’s military has begun its major annual drills in the Sea of Oman near the Strait of Hormuz, which accounts for 30 percent of global crude oil traded by sea, amid ongoing tensions between Tehran and Washington. The exercise in the eastern part of the Gulf of Oman is aimed at improving Iran’s capabilities to…
Potential signs of life on Venus were earlier discovered in a groundbreaking study carried out by an international collaboration of researchers after traces of phosphine were spotted in the planet’s yellow clouds.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) – A fishing boat carrying 14 people sank near China’s southeastern coast, after which 12 people went missing, the Xinhua news agency reported on Sunday, citing the local marine rescue centre.