Healthcare & Pharmaceuticals · 8:36 PM UTCGlobal COVID-19 cases surpass 200 mln as Delta variant spreads
Coronavirus cases worldwide surpassed 200 million on Wednesday, according to a Reuters tally, as the more-infectious Delta variant threatens areas with low vaccination rates and strains healthcare systems.
Middle EastIsraeli aircraft strike rocket launch sites in Lebanon, military says
Israeli aircraft struck what its military said were rocket launch sites in south Lebanon early on Thursday in response to earlier projectile fire towards Israel from Lebanese territory.
GovernmentAs Huawei CFO case enters final weeks, lawyer questions information in U.S. extradition request
Healthcare & PharmaceuticalsWHO calls for halting COVID-19 vaccine boosters in favor of unvaccinated
Asia PacificRussian news outlet Open Media says blocked by state media watchdog
Russian news outlet Open Media said on Wednesday that its website had been blocked for most users by Russia's communications watchdog after it entered the site in a list of internet pages engaging in "extremist activity".