Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Monday that Iran believes Israel was behind the recent power outage at the Natanz nuclear facility.
On Sunday, Daunte Wright, a 20-year-old African-American man, was shot and killed in a traffic stop incident involving Minnesota police.
A leading Pakistani Christian outfit has claimed that two nurses have been falsely accused of blasphemy by a Muslim co-worker who holds a grudge against them. Blasphemy is punishable by death under Pakistan's laws.
Speaking ahead of the launch of the BBC series “Greta Thunberg: A Year To Change The World”, the Swedish activist turned climate icon self-deprecatingly said she only “writes and gives speeches and travels around”, suggesting that “anyone else could have done the same thing”.
In India, getting married is thought of as embracing a sacred relationship and family life. Divorce, on the other hand, is largely viewed as a sign of great failure: the country reports only 13 divorces per 1,000 marriages, according to the UN.
The Mars Odyssey spacecraft was launched into space on April 7, 2001, with the objective to develop a map that could outline the compositions of the Martian landscape in a bid to give researchers a more solid perspective of the terrain. The spacecraft remains the oldest piece of technology examining Mars.
Last year, a Japanese government panel considered two options of dealing with Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant contaminated water - to dump it into the ocean or evaporate it into the atmosphere.
The global death toll from the coronavirus infection has topped 2.94 million; almost 136.3 million cases of the infection have been detected, according to Baltimore, Maryland's Johns Hopkins University, which tracks and compiles data from national and local authorities, the media and other sources.