The vaccine developed by AstraZeneca in collaboration with Oxford University demonstrated 62% efficacy - a far cry from the 90% and over shown in the trials of two US and one Russian vaccine that were presented earlier.
President Trump has announced a full pardon for his former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn, who was accused of making "false and fraudulent statements" to the FBI regarding the nature of the contacts between the Trump campaign and Russian Ambassador to the United States Sergei Kislyak amid and after the 2016 election campaign.
Norwegian-German certification firm DNV GL will no longer provide services to the Nord Stream 2 pipeline project following the US State Department's recent publication of new guidelines covering the Protecting Europe's Energy Security Act of 2019 (PEESA), a representative from the company said in a statement.
An Italian television show has run a video featuring a young woman, dressed in leather shorts and a cropped top paired with high heels and giving various tips on how to look appealing while picking up produce from high-up shelves. It didn't sit well with the viewers.
BUENOS AIRES (Sputnik) - Clashes have broken out between police and fans of late Diego Maradona at a square outside the presidential palace in Buenos Aires as crowds are flocking to pay last respects to the Argentine football icon, the TN broadcaster reported on Thursday.
The French Senate's resolution urged the country's government to formally recognise the independence of the unrecognised republic of Nagorno-Karabakh, the Armenian-dominated South Caucasus region disputed by Baku and Yerevan.
News about the sudden death of legendary footballer Diego Maradona has shaken his fans throughout the world, prompting the government in his native Argentina to announce three days of national mourning. However, Maradona was not the only person to be deeply grieved over during the past two days, as there was some confusion over spelling.
The imprisoned WikiLeaks prisoner is isolating in his cell in Belmarsh prison due to the high risk of him contracting the novel coronavirus and his susceptibility of developing more severe symptoms.