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Facebook allows permanent work from home for many employees

Through a live-streamed town hall, Facebook’s CEO Mark Zuckerberg on Thursday announced that many of the employees of the tech giant will be allowed...

Russia coronavirus cases top 100,000, toll at 1,073

Russia on Thursday registered 7,099 new cases of COVID-19 in the last 24 hours taking the country’s tally to 106,498. The country’s death toll stands...

COVID-19 crisis: US oil prices plummets to negative for first time in history

United States oil prices on Monday plunged to negative for the first time in the history as the demand for energy collapsed in the...

Wuhan revises COVID-19 stats, death toll up by 1,290

The authorities of the Chinese city of Wuhan – the epicenter of the COVID-19 pandemic – have recalculated statistics of the coronavirus disease, increasing...

COVID-19 pandemic: Coronavirus death toll in Britain surpasses 10,000 mark

The total tally of COVID-19 deaths in Britain mounted to 10,600 this weekend, health officials said. The death toll from the virus in English hospitals...

Lifting restrictions too quickly could lead to ‘deadly resurgence’ of COVID-19, warns WHO

As the world battles coronavirus pandemic, World Health Organisation (WHO) on Friday (local time) warned countries against hastily lifting restrictions which have been put...

China lifts 76-day lockdown on Coronavirus-hit Wuhan

China has ended its 76-day lockdown of Wuhan, the original epicenter of the coronavirus crisis, as the city reemerges from a deadly outbreak that...

France registers total of over 10,000 deaths

France has registered more than 10,000 coronavirus deaths since the beginning of the epidemic, the head of the national public health service Jerome Salomon...

British PM Boris Johnson shifted to Intensive Care, a day after being admitted to...

Boris Johnson was on Monday moved into Intensive Care after his COVID -19 symptoms worsened, according to a statement from his office, a day...

Tiger at New York’s Bronx Zoo tests positive for COVID-19

A tiger housed at the Bronx Zoo tested positive for coronavirus, making it the first known infection in an animal anywhere, according to US...