Britain set for tougher rules to combat spiraling virus cases

LONDON: A paramedic wheels a patient out of an ambulance outside the Emergency Department of St Thomas' Hospital in London yesterday....

Fifth body found in Norway mudslide, five still missing

Rescue teams are searching the area of a landslide in Ask, Norway, yesterday. Rescue workers have uncovered a fifth body four...

Post-Brexit students mourn as UK leaves EU exchange scheme

LONDON: A jogger runs across the Millennium Bridge across the River Thames with St Paul's Cathedral in the background yesterday. -...

EU, UK leaders sign Brexit deal

(Left) Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson gestures after signing the Brexit trade deal between the UK and the EU at 10 Downing...

50 journalists killed in 2020

PARIS: Fifty journalists and media workers were killed in connection with their work in 2020, the majority...

Russia admits to world third-worst COVID death toll

MOSCOW: A pedestrian wearing a mask looks at a smartphone as she walks beside Christmas decorations in front of a shopping...

COVID-19 hollows out German city centers

LUEBECK, Germany: A general view shows the Breite Strasse downtown in this northern German city on Dec 10, 2020. - AFP

Vaccine drives grow as virus spreads faster

PUURS, Belgium: Jos Hermans, 96, who was the first to receive a COVID-19 vaccine, gives a thumbs-up to journalists at the...

Poles losing faith in once mighty Catholic Church

Some Poles are even beginning to question the legacy of the late Polish pope John Paul II. - AFP

Joy, hope as staff at Italy’s virus epicenter gets first jabs

ROME: A healthcare worker receives the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine at the Tor Verrgata hospital in Rome yesterday.-AFP CREMONA,...

EU launches vaccinations to end ‘nightmare’

SEVRAN, France: Mauricette, a 78-year-old French woman, receives the first dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine at Rene-Muret Hospital on the...

World rocked by COVID, Trump, BLM in 2020

NEW DELHI: A man sits in front of a mural representing a frontline warrior of the COVID-19 coronavirus, painted on a...

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22nd January