Category: Foreign

COVID-19 upsurge: UK suspends flights with UAE, Burundi, Rwanda

  Amidst upsurge in Coronavirus outbreak, the United Kingdom has added three more countries to its “red list,” banning flights to and from the United Arab...

Bad weather, Japanese airlines cancel 100 flights – Reports

  Around 100 flights have been canceled in Japan over the heavy snowfall and wind in the northern part of the country, Japanese media reported on Friday. Two...

Toyota out sells Volks in global auto sales

    Toyota Motor sold more vehicles worldwide than Volkswagen in 2020, dethroning the German rival as the world’s largest carmaker for the first time in five...

Teacher faces criminal charges for sleeping with under age

…Accused of flying to Florida to have sex with girl he met on line   A New York City middle school teacher flew to Florida to have sex with a teenage girl he...

Okonjo-Iweala: U.S leaders write Biden

  Some US leaders, including Nobel Laureate Joseph Stiglitz, have written President Joe Biden, urging him to support the candidacy of Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala for the...

240 Israelis test positive for COVID-19 after vaccination

  Among the nearly one million Israelis vaccinated against coronavirus so far, some 240 Israelis have been diagnosed with the virus days after getting the shot. The...

Six WWII enigma machines recovered from Baltic Sea

  Divers have recovered six World War II Enigma machines from the Baltic Sea off the coast of Germany, authorities reported on Thursday. The cypher devices were...

Insecurity: Egypt extends state of emergency for three months

  Egypt’s House of Representatives, the lower chamber of parliament, on Thursday approved a presidential decree extending a nationwide state of emergency for...

Hoarding of vaccines will be catastrophic to the world, WHOto

  The hoarding of COVID-19 vaccines by rich countries is not only unethical but will also prolong the pandemic, UN health chief, Tedros Ghebreyesus, warned on...

Samsung’s heir bags two and half years imprisonment

    A Seoul High Court, on Monday, sentenced sentenced the heir to Samsung’s corporate empire, Lee Jae-yong, to two and a half years imprisonment in a...