NZ: At least four injured in supermarket stabbing
At least four people have been injured, three of whom are now in critical condition, after a stabbing attack at a New Zealand supermarket.
May 10, 2021 9:41 pm
Kumbh Mela pilgrims turn into super-spreaders
When millions of devout Hindus gathered last month in the Himalayan town of Haridwar, many feared that it would turn out to be a “super-spreader event”.
May 10, 2021 3:49 pm
Families bury schoolchildren of blast that killed dozens
Afghan families have been burying their children who were killed in explosions outside a secondary school in the capital, Kabul, on Saturday.
May 10, 2021 7:21 am
China rocket debris 'disintegrates over Indian Ocean'
Debris from a Chinese rocket that had been hurtling back towards Earth has disintegrated over the Indian Ocean, China says.
May 9, 2021 5:08 pm
The 'black fungus' maiming COVID patients in India
On Saturday morning, Dr Akshay Nair, a Mumbai-based eye surgeon, was waiting to operate on a 25-year-old woman who had recovered from a bout of COVID-19 three weeks ago.
May 9, 2021 5:05 pm
Blast near school leaves at least 30 dead
A blast close to a secondary school in the Afghan capital Kabul has left at least 30 people dead and dozens more injured, officials have said.
May 9, 2021 9:06 am
Macron calls on US to drop vaccine export bans
French President Emmanuel Macron has called on the US to drop its restrictions on the export of COVID-19 vaccines and ingredients.
May 9, 2021 9:00 am
Al-Aqsa mosque: Dozens hurt in Jerusalem clashes
At least 163 Palestinians and six Israeli police officers have been injured in clashes in Jerusalem, the Palestinian Red Crescent emergency service and Israeli police said.
May 8, 2021 12:39 pm
WHO approves Chinese COVID vaccine
The World Health Organization (WHO) has granted emergency approval for the COVID vaccine made by Chinese state-owned company Sinopharm.
May 8, 2021 8:58 am
Girl, 5, separated from family by Australia restrictions
Dilin was unable to hold back his emotions when he talked about his young daughter, who he has not seen since November 2019.
May 8, 2021 5:17 am
Chinese rocket debris expected to crash onto Earth this weekend
Debris from a Chinese rocket is expected to fall back to Earth in an uncontrolled re-entry this weekend.
May 7, 2021 5:04 pm
Australia to resume India repatriation flights after backlash
Australia will resume repatriation flights for some citizens in India after a controversial ban on arrivals from the country ends on 15 May.