Biden announces first cabinet posts of administration
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Biden announces first cabinet posts of administration

President-elect Joe Biden has released an array of nominees to head foreign policy and national…

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France: Ex-President Nicolas Sarkozy’s corruption trial suspended
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France: Ex-President Nicolas Sarkozy’s corruption trial suspended

The trial of former French President Nicolas Sarkozy for corruption and influence-peddling was suspended less…

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AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine can be 90% effective, results show
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AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine can be 90% effective, results show

British drug company AstraZeneca and Oxford University say late-stage testing of their Covid-19 vaccine shows…

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Trump agrees transition to Biden administration can begin
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Trump agrees transition to Biden administration can begin

United States President-elect Joe Biden has been formally given the go-ahead by the federal agency…

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Can the world conquer coronavirus in 2021? | The Stream
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Can the world conquer coronavirus in 2021? | The Stream

More than 1.3 million people have now died amid the coronavirus pandemic – but there…

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Can the G20 ensure global leadership in a time of Covid-19? | Inside Story
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Can the G20 ensure global leadership in a time of Covid-19? | Inside Story

The G20 has wrapped up its annual summit with a closing statement emphasizing the “important…

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Afghanistan: Drop in funding hits efforts to fight child malnutrition
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Afghanistan: Drop in funding hits efforts to fight child malnutrition

World leaders are due to meet virtually to decide how much international aid Afghanistan will…

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Mexico’s street musicians struggle as virus hits music festival
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Mexico’s street musicians struggle as virus hits music festival

As coronavirus infections in Mexico cross the one million mark and take more than 101,000…

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Australian farmers brace for China ban, eye new markets
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Australian farmers brace for China ban, eye new markets

Relations between Australia and China, its biggest trade partner, have been deteriorating for months, with…

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COVID-19 cases rise, economies struggle in Latin America
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COVID-19 cases rise, economies struggle in Latin America

Across Latin America and the Caribbean, 23 million people have been infected by the coronavirus…

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