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Pope marks ‘Easter of solitude’ in virus lockdown

VATICAN CITY: Pope Francis prayed for coronavirus victims in an unprecedented livestream Easter Sunday message delivered…

Israel may be headed to 4th election in a year as president rejects extending coalition talks

Israel’s president on Sunday rejected a request to extend coalition talks between the country’s two most…

Global pact forged to contain oil price crash

The OPEC oil cartel and other oil producers agreed Sunday to boost oil prices by cutting…

Coronavirus: What’s happening in Canada and the world on Sunday

The latest:  Police are investigating the owners of a privately run Montreal-area nursing home after news…

Pope holds solitary Easter Mass, calls COVID-19 pandemic an ‘epochal challenge’

Pope Francis called for solidarity the world over to confront the “epochal challenge” posed by the…

British PM Boris Johnson discharged from hospital after COVID-19 treatment

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been discharged from hospital and will continue his recovery from…

UK may become Europe’s worst-hit COVID-19 country, warns expert

LONDON: The UK could end up being one of the worst-hit European countries in the coronavirus…

Biodiversity loss and wildlife trade are making pandemics like COVID-19 more likely, experts say

In Brazil, wide swaths of rainforest are being decimated for logging and farmland. In Asia, animals…

Motor racing legend Stirling Moss dies at 90

Stirling Moss, a daring, speed-loving Englishman regarded as the greatest Formula One driver never to win…

‘We are social animals’: Hong Kong residents flout virus rules to throng popular sites

HONG KONG: People in Hong Kong thronged beaches, ferries and outlying islands on Sunday, many of…

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