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Cuban Covid vaccine Abdala 92% ‘effective’, maker says
Communist nation is working on 5 coronavirus vaccines.
Australia to challenge Unesco downgrade of Great Barrier Reef
Minister says decision does not consider billions of dollars spent attempting to protect world’s largest coral reef.
Covid eases but US won’t join EU in opening borders
Europe is open to Americans who are vaccinated or present negative test results but the reverse is not holding true.
Egyptian ‘enigma’ goes on trial for Louvre machete attack
Married father faces life in jail for his actions on February 3, 2017.
Suu Kyi thanks supporters for flower protests
Deposed leader ‘in good health’, stands accused of raft of criminal charges.
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Nearly 800 archaeological finds stolen from Italy returned
Artifacts worth €11 million recovered from Belgian collector.
China port backlog will take weeks to clear, Maersk says
Yantian trying to get back to normal after Covid-19 outbreak stifles trade.
Germany opens antitrust probe against Apple
Federal Cartel Office looking into company’s digital ecosystem, iPhone, iOS.
Germany arrests Russian scientist for ‘spying’ for Moscow
Prosecutors accuse man of passing university research secrets to intelligence agents for cash.
French woman who killed rapist husband goes on trial
Valerie Bacot was 12 when her mother’s partner raped her for the first time.
EU targets key Belarus sectors after plane diversion
Major revenue sources include potash fertiliser exports, tobacco industry, petroleum and petrochemical products.
Japanese football star Kumi Yokoyama comes out as transgender man
The forward says living in the US makes it easier to be ‘open’ about sexuality and gender.
Iran’s Bushehr nuclear plant shut down over ‘technical fault’
Atomic energy ministry says plant to reconnect to grid ‘in a few days’.
China broadens crackdown on crypto mining industry
Chinese mines power nearly 80% of global trade in cryptocurrencies, despite domestic trading ban since 2017.
Australia’s deputy PM loses job in govt climate split
Barnaby Joyce takes over role after defeating Michael McCormack in snap internal party vote.
US envoy offers to meet North Korea ‘anywhere anytime’
Sung Kim also urges UN to fully implement resolutions against Pyongyang.
Armenia PM’s party wins majority in snap polls
Rival-led alliance comes in second with 21% of the vote.
Actress Angelina Jolie visits refugee camp in Burkina Faso
UNHCR ambassador says the world should find solutions to enable refugees to return home, or support host countries.
Usain Bolt names twin boys Thunder and Saint Leo
Sprinter and his wife announced the birth on Instagram yesterday.
HK pro-democracy paper unable to pay staff after asset freeze
Aide to owner Jimmy Lai says Apple Daily at imminent risk of closure.
German conservatives to unveil post-Merkel plan
Alliance leaders will present manifesto together after months of damaging in-fighting.
Support rising in Japan for Tokyo Olympics this summer, poll shows
34% backing is higher than just 14% last month.
Sweden government faces no-confidence vote
Lofven could go down as first Swedish head of government to be defeated in such a motion.
Israel to allow Gaza ‘limited’ export of farm produce
Goods will be allowed out of Gaza Strip through the Kerem Shalom crossing.