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Explained: The history and meaning of Earth Day

02:13 Thursday marks Earth Day, an annual event aimed at highlighting efforts to protect our planet.Since its inception more than half a century ago, the pressures on the environment ha

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Italy suspends AstraZeneca vaccine in Piedmont after teacher death

Italy has suspended use of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 jab in its Piedmont region following the death of a teacher one day after being inoculated with the vaccine, according to ANSA news agency.Investig

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Texas winter storm: President Biden declares major disaster

U.S. President Joe Biden Saturday approved a major disaster declaration for Texas to pave the way for more aid amidst a crippling winter storm.As of Friday afternoon, 20 people have died in Houston d

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143 COVID-19 patients discharged from hospitals on Chinese mainland

BEIJING, Jan. 30 (Xinhua) -- A total of 143 COVID-19 patients were discharged from hospitals after recovery on the Chinese mainland Friday, the National Health Commission said in a daily report Satur

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Iran requests Interpol red notice for 4 over assassination of nuke scientist

TEHRAN, Jan. 11 (Xinhua) -- Iran's police have requested Interpol Red Notice for four people linked to the assassination of the Iranian nuclear scientist, official IRNA news agency reported on Monday

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Xi calls for int'l concerted efforts to accelerate global poverty reduction process

BEIJING, Oct. 12 (Xinhua) -- Chinese President Xi Jinping on Monday called on the international community, including political parties in all countries, to work together to accelerate the process of

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Five active COVID-19 cases remain in Mongolia after two more patients recovered

ULAN BATOR, Oct. 10 (Xinhua) -- There remain only five active COVID-19 cases in Mongolia after two more patients have recovered from the disease, the country's Health Ministry said Saturday.No new in

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