One in six young Latin Americans left unemployed since pand...

Unemployment rates on the rise amongst the younger generations of Latin America and surrounding areas due to the coronavirus outbreak.

Race report: see no evil hear no evil

The much-maligned racism report shows that the Tories see the civil service as nothing more than an extension of their PR department.

Tokyo's Koike says will ask government for emergency measur...

By Rocky Swift TOKYO - Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike said on Thursday she would request the central government impose emergency meas...

Tokyo's Koike says will ask govt for emergency measures to...

By Rocky Swift TOKYO - Japan's western region of Osaka will hold the Olympic torch relay in a park without spectators instead of o...

India reports record 126,789 new COVID-19 cases

NEW DELHI - India reported a record-high 126,789 new COVID-19 cases, health ministry data showed on Thursday, with much of the country strugglin...

New Zealand suspends entry for travellers from India due to...

WELLINGTON - New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern on Thursday temporarily suspended entry for all travellers from India, including its own...

Chinese border city's Communist Party chief dismissed over...

BEIJING - The top Communist Party official of a city in China's southwestern Yunnan province was dismissed from his post due to what the provinc...

Spain limits AstraZeneca coronavirus vaccine to over 60-yea...

Spain will only give AstraZeneca's coronavirus vaccine to people over 60 years old after European and British regulators found a potential link betwe...

Brazil top court delays patent ruling that could lower COVI...

Brazil's Supreme Court on Wednesday postponed a ruling on whether drug patents can be extended in the country, a decision that could lower costs for...

Eye candy: getting high at California's Sugar Rush theme pa...

Craving for candy without the calories?

U.S. administers 171.5 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines:...

The United States had administered 171,476,655 doses of COVID-19 vaccines in the country as of Wednesday morning and distributed 225,294,435 doses, t...

Deliveroo rises as retail investors join trading, riders de...

By Julien Ponthus, Abhinav Ramnarayan and Paul Sandle LONDON - Deliveroo shares rose on Wednesday, the first day retail investors could trade stock b...

EU drug regulator: 169 cases of rare brain blood clot ident...

The European drug regulator has received reports of 169 cases of a rare brain blood clot in people who received the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine, a s...

Britain recommends not using Oxford/AstraZeneca vaccine for...

LONDON - Britain's medicine regulator has identified a possible side-effect from COVID-19 vaccine developed by Oxford University and AstraZeneca...

Sterling sinks to 5-week low vs. euro, one-week low vs doll...

Sterling sank on Wednesday as profit-taking by traders after a strong first quarter for the British currency pulled it to a week's low against the do...

Taiwan says China uses COVID-19 vaccines to press Paraguay...

Taiwan worked with other democracies to help its diplomatic ally Paraguay get COVID-19 vaccines after China put pressure on the South American countr...

Some Indian states warn of vaccine shortage as COVID-19 cas...

India reported a record 115,736 new COVID-19 cases on Wednesday, a 13-fold increase in just over two months, raising pressure on the government to ex...

U.S. begins study on allergic reaction risk in Moderna, Pfi...

The U.S. National Institutes of Health said on Wednesday it had begun a mid-stage study to determine the risk of allergic reactions to COVID-19 vacci...

Iraq registers 8,331 new coronavirus cases in highest daily...

Iraq registered its biggest daily increase in coronavirus infections on Wednesday with 8,331 cases, taking its total so far to 859,622 including 14,5...

EU drug regulator finds link between AstraZeneca vaccine an...

- Europe's drug regulator on Wednesday found a possible link between AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine and rare blood clotting issues in adults who...

EMA to issue guidance for AstraZeneca vaccine in under-60s,...

The European medicines watchdog will on Wednesday issue guidance on whether AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine should be used in people under 60, and the...