Hertz files for bankruptcy protection in US and Canada

The car rental company Hertz filed for bankruptcy protection in the US and Canada after its…

Covid-19: China reports no new cases for first time since pandemic began

China recorded no new confirmed COVID-19 cases on the mainland for May 22, the first time…

Yemen’s Houthis ban gatherings ahead of Eid al-Fitr

Yemen’s Houthi rebels have announced strict antivirus measures targeted specifically at Eid al-Fitr, the festival that…

Protesters demand food aid in Chile’s capital

Residents of a poor neighbourhood in the Chilean capital, Santiago, protested on Friday, demanding food aid…

Covid-19: Brazil surpasses 20,000 deaths

Brazil registered a record of 1,188 daily coronavirus deaths on Thursday, with more than 20,000 total…

Like India, Sri Lanka is using coronavirus to stigmatise Muslims – Omar Suleiman

In India, since the emergence of COVID-19, members of the country’s 200 million-strong Muslim community have…

Greece set to restart tourism mid-June, international flights July 1 – Prime Minister

Greece will restart its tourism season on June 15 and gradually restore international flights from July…

Covid-19: Bolivia health minister arrested for corruption over ventilators

Bolivia’s Health Minister Marcelo Navajas has been arrested on suspicion of corruption related to the over-priced…

Merkel sees ‘further steps’ ahead to ease developing countries’ debt

The international community may soon take “further steps” to ease developing nations’ debt burden on top…

Ramadan: ‘World’s largest iftar’ online set to wrap up with prominent speakers 

The United Kingdom’s Ramadan Tent project will host a global online iftar from May 19-20, that…