Cuba surpasses 85,000 Covid-19 infections
  • Cuba surpasses 85,000 Covid-19 infections(02:20)

    Havana, April 12 (IANS) Cuba reported five deaths and 1,040 new Covid-19 cases, bringing the death toll to 453 and the total number of cases to 85,572, the Ministry of Public Health reported.

Argentina surpasses 2.5 mn cases of Covid-19
  • Argentina surpasses 2.5 mn cases of Covid-19(01:06)

    Buenos Aires, April 12 (IANS) The Argentinean Ministry of Health reported that the number of cases of the novel coronavirus in the country has risen to 2,517,300, with 57,647 deaths.

Biden hails Korean battery dispute settlement as 'American win'
Iranian parliament files charges against president
US Defence Secretary in Israel for high-level talks
German coronavirus situation 'very, very serious': RKI
  • German coronavirus situation 'very, very serious': RKI(15:18)

    Berlin, April 11 (IANS) The coronavirus situation in Germany remains "very, very serious" according the country's Robert Koch Institute (RKI) for disease control, which recorded high infection numbers on Sunday.

NASA delays first flight of Mars helicopter to April 14
LG, SK reach last-minute settlement in US battery dispute
  • LG, SK reach last-minute settlement in US battery dispute(09:46)

    Seoul, April 11 (IANS) Two Korean battery makers -- LG Energy Solution Ltd and SK Innovation -- have reached a settlement in a trade secrets dispute in the US, company officials said on Sunday, hours before a deadline for an import ban on SK.

Russian fighter intercepts US reconnaissance plane
Covid-19 variants spread leads to surge of new cases in Canada
Britons pay tribute to late Prince Philip
  • Britons pay tribute to late Prince Philip(05:22)

    London, April 11 (IANS) Despite Covid-19 restrictions, mourners have continued to travel to Buckingham Palace and Windsor Castle to pay tribute to the Duke of Edinburgh who passed away on Friday at the age of 99.

UNHCR proposes new resettlement plan for refugees in Kenyan camps
Chilean govt calls for national unity after reporting 9,171 Covid-19 cases
'New lockdowns aim to keep guard up against Covid-19'
  • 'New lockdowns aim to keep guard up against Covid-19'(01:54)

    Buenos Aires, April 11 (IANS) New lockdown measures took effect in Argentina to ensure the public continues to keep its guard up against the novel coronavirus disease (Covid-19), Argentine President Alberto Fernandez said.

ISI, Dawood get breather as US drops extradition request against top D-Company financier
India, China agree to resolve outstanding issues aimed at disengagement along LAC
Facebook purges 16K groups spreading fake reviews
Facebook's ad delivery system shows gender bias: Study
Alarm sounded over 3rd Covid wave in Germany
  • Alarm sounded over 3rd Covid wave in Germany(16:06)

    Berlin, April 10 (IANS) Germany's largest university hospital, Berlin's Charite, has sounded the alarm over the country's worsening third wave of coronavirus infections.

WHO chief criticises 'shocking' global Covid vax divide
Google Pixel 5a 5G to launch in US, Japan later this year
Vienna n-talks productive, says US
  • Vienna n-talks productive, says US(14:14)

    Vienna/Washington, April 10 (IANS) A senior US official that the Vienna talks over the Iran nuclear deal were productive, and hoped that Tehran would show a more constructive attitude in discussions scheduled next week.

Bolivia-Brazil border to stay closed
  • Bolivia-Brazil border to stay closed(13:30)

    La Paz, April 10 (IANS) The Bolivian government said it has decided to keep the country's border with Brazil closed for another seven days to stop the spread of the novel coronavirus, especially the Brazilian variant of the virus considered to be more contagious and possibly more lethal.

San Francisco launches new grant program for small businesses
Ex-Portuguese PM to stand trial for money laundering
  • Ex-Portuguese PM to stand trial for money laundering(13:22)

    Lisbon, April 10 (IANS) Portugal's former Prime Minister Jose Socrates will be the country's first head of government to stand trial, having been indicted for money laundering and forgery of documents, according to a decision by Judge Ivo Rosa.