As world hunkers down, Trump moves full-speed against US foes

CARACAS: Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro speaks during a press conference on March 12, 2020. - AFP WASHINGTON:...

As US virus cases cross 100,000, docs decry scarcity of drugs and equipment

WASHINGTON, DC: US President Donald Trump gestures as he speaks during the daily briefing on the novel coronavirus, COVID-19, in the...

Trump declares virus fight close to end

WASHINGTON: (From left) US Surgeon General Jerome Adams, Response Coordinator for the White House Coronavirus Task Force Deborah Birx, US Vice...

Cruise passengers hold hopes of reaching land

PUNTA ARENAS, Chile: The Zaandam cruise ship with 1,800 people on board is seen on March 16, 2020. - AFP

Prison riot kills 23 in Colombia; Chile enforces curfew

BOGOTA: Inmates extend their hands at the Modelo prison in Bogota after a riot yesterday. - AFP

Will virus slow world’s conflicts or intensify them?

IDLIB, Syria: Members of the Syrian Violet NGO disinfect the streets of this northwestern city on Saturday as a preventive measure...

For some Americans, Trump’s ‘Chinese virus’ has dark echoes

WASHINGTON: Washingtonians and tourists walk on the Mall as most attractions, bars, restaurants and museums are closed during the outbreak of...

Coronavirus thumps Brazil, prompting nationwide cries of ‘Bolsonaro Out!’

RIO DE JANEIRO: Brazilian graffiti artist Aira Ocrespo finishes an art piece featuring Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro reading "Bolsonaro's mask against...

Sanders to ‘assess’ campaign as Biden sweeps primaries

DETROIT: In this file photo taken on March 9, 2020, Democratic presidential candidate former Vice President Joe Biden gestures as he...

‘Worse than 9/11’: Virus hits airlines

IN THE AIR: This undated handout from Vietnam Airlines released yesterday shows a crew member in a protective suit, as a...

US, China trade barbs over virus

WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump speaks during a coronavirus task force briefing at the White House yesterday. - AFP

Military roadblocks and curfews: Latin America tightens virus controls

LIMA: Travelers await for their flights out of Peru at the Jorge Chavez international airport in Callao, Lima, minutes before borders...

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