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World’s Biggest Sandcastle Constructed In Denmark

At 21.16 metres in height, it is more than 3 metres taller than the previous holder, says Guinness World Records The world’s tallest sandcastle has...

New UK Scheme To Drive Trade With Developing Countries And Boost Jobs And Growth

Today, the UK Government has launched a consultation on new trading rules that will help countries out of poverty – and help British businesses and consumers...

Cannes Film Festival: Titane Wins Top Palme d’Or prize

Titane - an outlandish film packed full of sex and violence - has won the top award at...

Merkel Meets Biden: Nord Stream And China On Menu For Chancellor’s Farewell Visit To US

Angela Merkel’s farewell visit to the White House was shadowed Thursday by pressing issues as well as good...

UN report: Pandemic Year Marked By Spike In World Hunger

Africa posting biggest jump. World at critical juncture, must act now for 2030 turnaround There was a dramatic worsening...

Billionaire Richard Branson Soars To Space Aboard Virgin Galactic Flight

British billionaire Richard Branson on Sunday soared more than 50 miles above the New Mexico desert aboard his...

Serbian Sport Delivers Historic Results

Recent results have confirmed that Serbia continues to shine and dominate the worlds of basketball and tennis, producing...

UN Opens Office For Counter-Terrorism And Training In Africa

Morocco and the United Nations on Thursday inaugurated a U.N. office for counter-terrorism and training in Africa, that’s...

Hitting Landmark Milestone, Intellia Shows CRISPR Can Edit Genes Directly In Patients

In a landmark study, researchers successfully used CRISPR to directly edit DNA in humans, a milestone that could...

Argentines Recall Maradona Goal Of The Century 35 Years On

It was 35 years ago today that Diego Maradona taught England to play, and the date did not...

Biden And Putin Agree: ‘Nuclear War Cannot Be Won And Must Never Be Fought’

US President Joe Biden and Russian President Vladimir Putin have concluded a high-stakes summit aimed at cooperation but...

Biden, Putin Face Off At Long-awaited Summit

US President Joe Biden and Russian President Vladimir Putin have started a high-stakes summit that is expected to...

Netanyahu Out, Bennett In As Israel Marks End Of An Era

Benjamin Netanyahu’s record 12-year run as Israel’s prime minister ended on Sunday with parliament approving a new “government...

G7 Summit 2021 Start In Cornwall – As It Happened

Leaders started the three-day event in the UK with global pandemic recovery high on the agenda, including a...

Joe Biden Visits Europe On First Overseas Trip As US President

US President Joe Biden embarks on his first overseas trip on Wednesday where he will meet European partners...

Amazon’s Billionaire Founder Jeff Bezos To Fly To Space Next Month

Amazon’s billionaire founder Jeff Bezos said on Monday he and his brother Mark will fly on the first...

World Central Kitchen Kicks Off Across Seven States In India

The non-profit organisation links chefs with Government hospital to provide free, healthy meals for the medical fraternity, under...

Rock band Maneskin Wins Eurovision Song Contest For Italy

 A four-piece band of Italian rockers won the Eurovision Song Contest in the early hours of Sunday, giving...

Israel-Hamas Truce Takes Hold After 11 Days Of Fighting

A truce between Israel and Hamas took hold on Friday after the worst violence in years, with U.S....

EU Opens External Borders To Travellers Fully Vaccinated Against Covid-19

The European Union (EU) recommended on Thursday to open its external borders to non-essential travel into the bloc...

Escalating Mideast Violence Bears Hallmarks Of 2014 Gaza War

After the EU Enlargement Commissioner suggested separating the start of Albania's and North Macedonia's EU membership talks, Germany...

Oscars 2021: Nomadland, Anthony Hopkins And Daniel Kaluuya Share Glory

Film drama Nomadland has scooped three Oscars including best picture, while British stars Sir Anthony Hopkins and Daniel...

Here Are The 10 Biggest Economies In The World — Before The Pandemic vs. Now

The Covid-19 pandemic has shaken up the ranking of the world’s largest economies after sending many countries into...

US Pledges Stronger Climate Action At Biden Summit

The United States and several other nations have pledged to cut carbon emissions faster, putting pressure on other...

NASA’s Ingenuity Helicopter Take Its First Flight On Mars

The small rotorcraft made history, hovering above Jezero Crater, demonstrating that powered, controlled flight on another planet is...

NASA Awarded Space X a $2.9 Billion Contract To Build A Spacecraft To Bring Astronauts To The Moon In 2024

NASA awarded billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk's space company SpaceX a $2.9 billion contract to build a spacecraft to...

Scientists Create Early Embryos That Are Part Human, Part Monkey

For the first time, scientists have created embryos that are a mix of human and monkey cells. The embryos,...

Vaccine Passports Are Sreading Across The World Here’s How They Could Work In The US

Vaccine passports are set to become a part of everyday life right across the world as governments race...

Prince Philip Has Died Aged 99, Buckingham Palace Announces

Prince Philip, Queen Elizabeth II's husband, has died aged 99, Buckingham Palace has announced. The palace said: "It is...

Turkey: Safe Tourism Certification Program For Tourism Employees

Turkey started full fledge vaccination of the tourism employees in coordination with The Ministry of Culture and Tourism,...

Global Growth Hopes Keep Shares Near Record High

World stocks took a well-earned rest near record highs on Wednesday, as an International Monetary Fund forecast of...

Coronavirus: What Are The Lockdown Rules In Different EU Countries?

Cases of COVID-19 are rising in many parts of the European Union. Consequently, some governments have decided to...

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Most EU Countries Are Trailing The United States In Digitalisation

By 2020, 37% of European firms had still not adopted any advanced digital technology, compared with 27% in the...

Novak Đoković Arrives In Tokyo To Keep Golden Slam Dream Alive

The tennis star, 34, continues historic quest at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 and takes part in a training...

New UK Scheme To Drive Trade With Developing Countries And Boost Jobs And Growth

Today, the UK Government has launched a consultation on new trading rules that will help countries out of poverty – and...

Cannes Film Festival: Titane Wins Top Palme d’Or prize

Titane - an outlandish film packed full of sex and violence - has won the top award at the...

Novak Djoković Confirms Tokyo Olympics Participation In Birthday Message To Young Fan

After grabbing hold of his sixth Wimbledon title, Novak Djoković was surprisingly uncertain if he'd make the trip to Tokyo...