Brazil is the country with the highest number of deaths among nursing professionals in the world

Brazil is the country that has most lost nursing professionals to Covid-19. Second…

US demands removal of sexual health reference in UN response to Covid-19

Civil society groups have condemned calls from the Trump administration to remove references to sexual health and…

Peru confirms more than 100 cases of Covid-19

Peru seemed to be doing everything right. Its president, Martín Vizcarra, announced one of the first blockades…

Florida scientist fired for refusing to change Covid-19 data 'to support the country's reopening'

The scientist in charge of Florida's Covid-19 database was fired the same day in…

Monkeys infected with COVID-19 develop immunity, a positive sign for creating a vaccine

Two monkey studies published on Wednesday offer some of the first scientific evidence that surviving…

Contact tracking technology from Apple and Google attracts interest from 23 countries

Authorities from 23 countries on five continents are looking for access to contact tracking technology…

WHO reports 106 cases of coronavirus in one day, total approaches five million

The World Health Organization expressed concern on Wednesday about the growing number of new cases ...

“Reunification is inevitable” says Tsai, after winning a second term in Taiwan

While Taiwan's President Tsai Ing-wen took up his second term on Wednesday, Beijing took advantage of…

Could a major earthquake soon hit South Korea?

South Korean seismologists are concerned about an unusual outbreak of earthquakes that have rocked ...

EU presents 'Green Deal' agricultural plan to halve pesticide use

The European Commission presented its plans for an EU agricultural and biodiversity policy ...

Cyclone Amphan reaches Bangladesh and India, 2,6 million evacuate cities

At least 2,6 million people have fled to shelters in Bangladesh and western India ...

Inovio says vaccine against COVID-19 produces antibodies in rats and guinea pigs

US immunotherapy company Inovio Pharmaceuticals Inc (INO.O) said on Wednesday that its vaccine…

US-Canada border will remain closed until June 21

Calling the border with the United States a clear "vulnerability" point for Canada ...

Brazil records 1.179 deaths from coronavirus, Trump considers banning entry of travelers from the country

The daily number of deaths in Brazil with the new coronavirus jumped to a record high of…

Johnson & Johnson ends talc sale in the U.S. for causing cancer in babies

Johnson & Johnson has stopped selling its baby powder products…

Volkswagen withdraws Instagram post for “promoting racism”

Volkswagen AG withdrew an Instagram post promoting a recent Golf model, after…

South Korean students return to schools for the first time in 2020

South Korean students started returning to schools on Wednesday, while their country is preparing for a…

Spanish government makes masks mandatory in public

On Wednesday, the Spanish government sanctioned the mandatory use of a face mask, which comes into force…

Coronavirus: Brazil is heading towards its own economic, social and political catastrophe

President Jair Bolsonaro refused to take the coronavirus pandemic seriously, despite…

“Too big to fail”: The entire US private sector relies on EDF bailout measures

During the 2008 financial crisis, Wall Street banks and other major financial institutions…

World Bank chief praises G20 for imposing debt moratorium on poor countries

World Bank chief David Malpass praised the G20 for its decision to impose a…