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Trump openly floats idea of White House run in ’24

Trump openly floats idea of White House run in ’24

Donald Trump – who finds himself more and more isolated, with his quixotic quest to overturn Joe Biden’s election victory squashed at every turn – is openly musing about a second run at the presidency in 2024.

Short film wins award at Montreal festival

Short film wins award at Montreal festival

Pakistani short film, HOME1947 has won the Best Film [Short Documentary] Award at the South Asian Film Festival of Montréal 2020.

Cabinet okays $150mn grant to buy vaccine

Cabinet okays $150mn grant to buy vaccine

The federal cabinet yesterday approved the grant of 150 million dollars to procure anti-Covid vaccine.

Boeing 737 MAX returns to skies with media on board

Boeing 737 MAX returns to skies with media on board

Boeing Co's 737 MAX took off on Wednesday on its first public appearance with media onboard since being grounded over fatal crashes, as one of its biggest customers, American Airlines, seeks to prove it is safe for passengers.

WHO reviewing Pfizer vaccine for possible emergency listing

WHO reviewing Pfizer vaccine for possible emergency listing

The World Health Organization said on Wednesday it had received data from Pfizer and BioNTech on the Covid-19 vaccine and was reviewing it for "possible listing for emergency use", a benchmark for countries to authorise national use.

Suspect in police custody after car runs down shoppers in Germany

Suspect in police custody after car runs down shoppers in Germany

A 51-year-old man suspected of killing five people including a baby as his car tore through a busy shopping street in the German city of Trier has been remanded in police custody, prosecutors said Wednesday.

'Milestone' anti-ageing treatment restores sight in mice

'Milestone' anti-ageing treatment restores sight in mice

Scientists said Wednesday they have restored sight in mice using a "milestone" treatment that returns cells to a more youthful state and could one day help treat glaucoma and other age-related diseases.

Second cyclone in a week threatens Sri Lanka, India

Second cyclone in a week threatens Sri Lanka, India

Sri Lanka and southern India battened down the hatches for the second time in a week on Wednesday ahead of the scheduled arrival of another cyclone from the Bay of Bengal.

Britain approves Pfizer's Covid-19 vaccine, rollout to begin next week

Britain approves Pfizer's Covid-19 vaccine, rollout to begin next week

Britain on Wednesday became the first country in the world to approve the Covid-19 vaccine developed by US drugmaker Pfizer and its German partner BioNTech , and said it will be rolled out from early next week.

The young Hong Kong trio facing jail over protests

The young Hong Kong trio facing jail over protests

Three prominent Hong Kong activists are facing jail on Wednesday after pleading guilty to inciting an ‘illegal assembly’ outside the city's main police station during last year's huge pro-democracy protests.

Violence escalates in Burkina Faso, making widespread hunger worse

Violence escalates in Burkina Faso, making widespread hunger worse

Habibou Sore had to pause for breath as she ran barefoot from the approaching gunmen. She was pregnant with twins, due any day.

US, Europe develop vaccine plans with approval likely soon

US, Europe develop vaccine plans with approval likely soon

The United States and Europe on Tuesday fleshed out plans to administer Covid-19 vaccines as soon as they gain approval, with a US panel recommending that health care workers and nursing home residents be given top priority.

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