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Israel successfully tests Arrow-2 missile interceptor, says U.S. missile agency

Israel successfully tested its Arrow-2 ballistic missile interceptor on Wednesday, the U.S. Missile Defense Agency (MDA) said. "The...

Argentina, Mexico to produce AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine

Argentina and Mexico will produce the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine for most of Latin America, Argentine President Alberto Fernandez said on Wednesday...

U.S. college admissions scam tipster gets year in prison for stock fraud

A California businessman who tipped prosecutors off to a vast U.S. college admissions cheating and fraud scheme was sentenced on Wednesday...

U.S. Treasury chief says Democrats not interested in negotiating on coronavirus aid

U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said House Speaker Nancy Pelosi made clear in a call with him on Wednesday that she...

Russia’s coronavirus case tally passes 900,000

officials reported 5,102 new infections. Russia's confirmed coronavirus case tally, the fourth largest in the world, rose...

Three die in India’s Bengaluru as Facebook post sparks clashes with police

At least three people died in clashes with police in the Indian city of Bengaluru overnight after a Facebook post offensive...

Trump says US will purchase 100 million doses of coronavirus vaccine

President Donald Trump on Tuesday said the US government will buy 100 million doses of Moderna’s experimental coronavirus vaccine, which is...

UK officially enters recession for first time in 11 years

The United Kingdom has officially fallen into recession for the first time in 11 years. The reasons is...

“We Want Real Change”—Mali protesters shuns pleas to stay home, demand President’s resignation

The gathering marks the first time the June 5 Movement had staged a protest since July 21, when the opposition group...

US: Harris under scrutiny for tough-on-crime prosecutor past

While many will hail the choice of Kamala Harris as Joe Biden’s running mate, the US senator from California has come...

Coronavirus found on frozen seafood in China

Authorities in China have found the novel coronavirus on the packaging of imported frozen seafood that arrived from the port city...

100 prominent black men urge Biden to pick woman of colour for VP

Rapper Sean “Diddy” Combs led more than 100 prominent African-American men Monday in penning an open letter urging presidential candidate Joe...

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Murdered Bauchi lawmaker, Baraza, buried

The remains of the late Bauchi State House of Assembly member, Musa Baraza, have been buried. Standard Daily...

Breaking: NJC releases list of nominees for Supreme Court appointments

The members of the last year’s presidential election petition court have been recommended to the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.),...

‘Students show low interest in learning, find social distancing difficult’

 Most students who resumed for the West Africa Senior Secondary Certificate Education revision have been found to lack the zeal for...

Military air raid knocks out ISWAP camp, kills several terrorists in Borno

The Air Task Force of Operation LAFIYA DOLE, has knocked out another Islamic State of West Africa Province (ISWAP) terrorists’ camp...