Director-General of the World Health Organization (WHO) Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus pointed out that “many countries continue to face steep increases in cases and deaths” – despite that more than five billion vaccines have been administered globally. “But almost 75 per cent of those doses have been administered in just 10 countries”,Continue Reading

Jean-Pierre Adams, the former France and Paris Saint-Germain defender who spent 39 years in a coma, has died. He was 73.  In a poignant tribute on Monday, PSG called him the club’s “glorious elder.” Jean-Pierre Adams, French footballer, pictured on July 26, 1977 in Paris. AFP PHOTO / AFP “HisContinue Reading

Maite Rodriguez, her mother’s only daughter, dreamed of becoming a marine biologist. Tess Marie Mata played the same position on her softball team — second base — as her favorite Houston Astros player. Layla Salazar sang “Sweet Child O’ Mine,” by Guns N’ Roses, with her father on their morningContinue Reading

Placeholder while article actions load MADRID — With one of Europe’s largest gay pride celebrations right around the corner, Spain’s LGBTQ community is worried that the outbreaks of monkeypox on the continent could lead to an increase in homophobic sentiment based on misunderstandings of the disease. Spanish health authorities saidContinue Reading

The news was given prime placement in Chinese state media: The United Nations’ human rights chief, on her long-awaited visit to the country, had spoken with China’s leader, Xi Jinping. An article plastered across the website of Xinhua, the state news agency, relayed Mr. Xi’s declaration that the Chinese peopleContinue Reading

CNN  —  Protests were held in the Brazilian city of Umbauba on Thursday following the death of a man in police custody. In video purportedly showing the incident on Wednesday, two federal highway police officers are seen attempting to restrain 38 year-old Genivaldo de Jesus Santos on the ground. TheContinue Reading

Mr. Moore, the West Virginia state treasurer, coordinated a letter in November from 16 state treasurers and comptrollers to banks across the country, threatening “collective action in response to the ongoing and growing economic boycott of traditional energy production industries by U.S. financial institutions.” “It is our sincere hope thatContinue Reading