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At least 19 dead after attempted prison break in Somalia

At least 19 dead after attempted prison break in Somalia

At least 19 people, among them suspected militants, were killed in an attempted prison break in the Somalian capital of Mogadishu, authorities said on Tuesday.

Scientists ask: Without trial data, how can we trust Russia's Covid vaccine?

Scientists ask: Without trial data, how can we trust Russia's Covid vaccine?

An announcement by Russia on Tuesday that it will approve a Covid-19 vaccine after less than two months of human testing prompted alarm among global health experts, who said that with no full trial data, the vaccine is hard to trust.

Russia declares itself 'first' to develop coronavirus vaccine

Russia declares itself 'first' to develop coronavirus vaccine

Russia on Tuesday declared itself the first country to approve a coronavirus vaccine with President Vladimir Putin saying one of his daughters had been inoculated.

Delay routine dental checkups, WHO urges, until Covid-19 risk is known

Delay routine dental checkups, WHO urges, until Covid-19 risk is known

Dental patients and staff need to be protected from any potential infection by aerosol-generating procedures, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Tuesday, as dentists return to work in areas where the Covid-19 pandemic is easing.

Pakistan lifts virus curbs

Pakistan lifts virus curbs

Pakistan lifted yesterday restrictions imposed to stem the spread of the coronavirus, which causes the Covid-19 respiratory disease.

UNGA president-elect calls on Qureshi

UNGA president-elect calls on Qureshi

United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) president-elect Volkan Bozkir called on Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi at the Foreign Office (FO) yesterday.

Six killed in bomb explosion in Chaman

Six killed in bomb explosion in Chaman

At least six people were killed and more than a dozen wounded in a bomb blast yesterday in southwestern Pakistan, an official said.

Sachin Pilot meets Rahul amid signs of breakthrough

Sachin Pilot meets Rahul amid signs of breakthrough

Rebel Congress leader Sachin Pilot yesterday met former party president Rahul Gandhi amid signals of an end to the political crisis in Rajashthan.

Former president Mukherjee tests positive for Covid-19

Former president Mukherjee tests positive for Covid-19

Former president Pranab Mukherjee yesterday said he had tested positive for the coronavirus and asked his contacts to self-isolate and get tested for the virus.

Crocodile park strapped for cash after lockdowns

Crocodile park strapped for cash after lockdowns

India’s largest crocodile park may have as little as four months before it runs out of funds to feed animals, pay staff and do research, as ticket revenue shrinks after coronavirus lockdowns choked the flow of visitors, park officials said.

Johnson slams new wave of boat crossings by migrants

Johnson slams new wave of boat crossings by migrants

Boris Johnson has branded attempts by people to cross the Channel in small boats as a “very bad and stupid and dangerous and criminal thing to do” and hinted at changing the law to make it easier to deport such arrivals.

Australia says virus outbreak shows signs of peaking

Australia says virus outbreak shows signs of peaking

Australia recorded its biggest one-day rise in Covid-19 deaths yesterday although a slowdown in new cases gave hope that a second wave of new infections in the state of Victoria may have peaked.

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