Polio: Virus found in wastewater of New York City suburb

The polio virus was found in a New York City suburb’s wastewater a month before a case was discovered in July, according...

Covid in China: Xi Jinping and other leaders given domestic vaccine

China has reported that President Xi Jinping and other prominent figures have received COVID vaccinations made domestically. The announcement...






William Wragg: Tory MP takes ‘short break’ due to depression

According to William Wragg, he is taking a “short sabbatical” from his responsibilities as an MP to deal with his depression.

Zaporizhzhia: Russian strikes forced nuclear reactor closure, operator says

The owner of the Ukrainian nuclear power station in Zaporizhzhia claims that Russian military strikes caused “severe damage” to several areas of...

US makes huge interest rate rise to tame soaring prices

To contain rising prices in the greatest economy in the world, the US central bank has announced yet another abnormally large interest...

Myanmar executions: US urges China to condemn Myanmar

Following the death of four pro-democracy campaigners by the military junta, the US has encouraged China to exert further pressure on Myanmar.


Johnson & Johnson to replace talc-based powder with cornstarch

Johnson & Johnson (J&J) will stop manufacturing and selling its talc-based baby powder globally as of next year. The...

Evergrande gets $818m as football stadium land deal cancelled

Chinese real estate behemoth Evergrande, which is heavily indebted, claims it will collect $818 million after terminating a deal to purchase land...