Robert Jenrick

Robert Jenrick under pressure to resign after donor-row documents released

The housing secretary, Robert Jenrick, is under pressure to resign after newly released documents indicated that he “insisted” a planning decision for a £1bn property development should be rushed through so a... Read more »

Up to 14 per cent of the recovered coronavirus patients in China test positive AGAIN

Up to 14 per cent of the recovered coronavirus patients in China have tested positive again, medical experts have revealed. Research showed about three to 14 per cent of the former patients were diagnosed with the... Read more »

Animals Start Roaming The Cities While People Quarantine Themselves At Home

As more and more countries are put under total lockdown, people often distract themselves with social media, films, or books. And while some governments encourage people to spend time in nature (they... Read more »

Thousands of medical staff infected with coronavirus in Italy

As coronavirus cases jump and deaths surge in Italy, new figures show an “enormous” level of contagion among the country’s medical personnel. At least 2,629 health workers have been infected by coronavirus... Read more »

Pakistani doctor arrested in US on terrorism charge

A Pakistani doctor and former Mayo Clinic research coordinator was arrested Thursday in Minnesota on a terrorism charge, after prosecutors say he told paid FBI informants that he had pledged his allegiance... Read more »

Saudi King Salman imposes curfew to tackle coronavirus

Saudi Arabia’s King Salman has imposed a curfew from 7pm to 6am for 21 days to help fight the spread of coronavirus. More to follow. Read more »

Sudan protesters chant ‘civilian rule’ as troops deploy

(AFP) – Hundreds of Sudanese took to the streets of the capital Sunday for a mass protest against the country’s ruling generals, amid international calls for restraint to prevent a new crackdown... Read more »

US deploys F-22 stealth fighters in Gulf amid tension with Iran

In Qatar, the US has deployed F-22 stealth fighters and buildup its forces in the Gulf amid tension with Iran.  The US Air Forces Central Military Command in a statement said the... Read more »

26 members of pro-government militia killed in Afghanistan

In Afghanistan, twenty-six members of a pro-government militia were killed and twelve others wounded in an attack by Taliban in Baghlan province on Saturday. The incident happened on the same day when... Read more »
Brazilian President

Soldier in Brazil´s G20 delegation arrested in Spain with cocaine

A soldier travelling with Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro´s advance team for the G20 summit in Japan has been arrested in Spain after 39 kilogrammes (86 pounds) of cocaine were found in his... Read more »

Rohingya group calls for ICC investigation into Myanmar’s crimes

The ICC said that it assigned a three-judge panel to hear prosecutor Fatou Bensouda’s request to open an investigation into the Rohingyas’ deportation from Myanmar. On the ICC move, Dr. Hla Kyaw,... Read more »

Pair sentenced to three years in jail for insider trading

The judge of Southwark Crown Court on Thursday sentenced to prison for three years each ex UBS compliance officer Fabiana Abdel-Malek and her trader friend Walid Anis Choucair after a jury found... Read more »