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New 3D Printed Vaccine Patch More Effective Than Traditional Jabs: US Study
The 3D printed vaccine patch uses microneedle technology that is more efficient in dose usage and offers more protection than traditional vaccines.
War Crimes Prosecutor Would Not Focus On US Forces In New Afghan Probe
A statement said the request was being made to the court's judges in light of developments since the Islamist Taliban movement seized control of Afghanistan in a lightning advance last month.
Joe Biden To Get Covid Vaccine Booster Shot: White House
Joe Biden will "receive a Covid-19 booster shot in line with" US government health authorities' guidelines, the White House said.
Jordan's Crown Prince Tests Positive For Covid, King, Queen In Quarantine
King Abdullah and Queen Rania will be subject to a precautionary home quarantine for a period of five days.
Afghanistan, Myanmar Will Not Address UN General Assembly
The move comes amid competing claims for Afghanistan's UN seat in New York after the Taliban seized power last month.
Poor Nations On UK 'Red List' Warn Of Visa Headaches For Climate Talks
The UN conference, meant to spur countries to make bigger commitments to slash greenhouse gas emissions, is due to start in Glasgow on Oct. 31.
Chinese regulators unite forces to crack down on crypto
The Chinese government is getting more serious about cracking down on the cryptocurrency industry as state authorities are bringing forces to combat crypto operations in the country.
Huawei Executive Gets Hero's Welcome In China, Hails "Strong Motherland"
Meng Wanzhou was released from legal detention in Canada after striking a deal with the US prosecutors over a bank fraud case
All Nuclear Powers Will Have to Join Arms Control Talks One Day, UN Disarmament Chief Says
All nuclear powers will at some point have to sit at the negotiating table for arms control talks, UN Under-Secretary-General of Disarmament Affairs Izumi Nakamitsu told Sputnik on Saturday.
China Continues Crackdown, Arrests Executives Of Conglomerate: Report
Chen Feng, HNA's chairman, and Tan Xiangdong, the company's CEO, were arrested and taken into custody Friday over suspected crimes in Hainan Province
Canadian Catholic Church Apologises to Indigenous People for Abuse in Residential Schools
The Canadian Catholic Church has apologised to the country's indigenous peoples for the suffering caused to children in residential schools, many of which were operated by the Church and often relied on forced assimilation.
"I Represent A Country That's Proud To Be Known As Mother Of Democracy": PM At UN
PM Modi said: "We have had a great tradition of democracy that goes back to thousands of years".
"World Is Watching Them": US Condemns Taliban Plan To Resume Executions
US State Department spokesperson Ned Price said the US stands with the Afghan people, especially with members of minority groups
In Myanmar, Pro-Democracy Monks March Against Military Junta
Myanmar has been in turmoil and its economy paralysed since February when the military ousted Aung San Suu Kyi's civilian government
US, India Call For A Swift Return Of Democracy In Myanmar
US President Joe Biden and Prime Minister Narendra Modi at called for the urgent implementation of the ASEAN Five Point consensus on Myanmar.
'China Won't Care About Their Ties With US...': Chinese Media On Quad
The editorial in the Chinese Communist Party-backed Global Times comes on a day when Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to hold a bilateral with US President Joe Biden
EU Aims to Deny Tax Breaks to Multinationals With Shell Entities
The European Union will make an official proposal to deny companies tax benefits linked to the use of shell entities, a top tax official said Wednesday.
Johnson tells French president UK govt wants to ‘re-establish cooperation’ after nuclear sub dispute, Macron’s office says
The office of the French president says UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has expressed a desire to “re-establish cooperation” amid tension between the states following the recent revelation of the AUKUS submarine deal.
How Husband-Wife Team Built $12 Billion Fortune With A Startup
Canva users have created more than 7 billion designs, but Perkins wants it to become ubiquitous. That includes ultimately replacing PDF resumes with responsive web-based tools.
U.S. Charges 138 Medical Workers for US$1.4 Billion Fraud
The Department of Justice last week announced criminal charges against 138 doctors, nurses and licenced medical professionals for their alleged involvement in fraud schemes worth around US$1.4 billion.
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