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ABU DHABI, 5th August, 2021 (WAM) -- The Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP) has recently host [...]

UK removes UAE from red list, upgrades to amber

LONDON, 5th August, 2021 (WAM) -- The UK government announced on Thursday that the UAE will be moved [...]

NYU Abu Dhabi researchers discover new findings on evolution of galaxies

ABU DHABI, 5th August, 2021 (WAM) -- Emirati national Aisha Al Yazeedi, a research scientist at the [...]

Russia registers 23,120 new COVID-19 cases, 794 deaths

MOSCOW, 5th August, 2021 (WAM/ Reuters) -- Russia reported 23,120 new COVID-19 cases on Thursday, in [...]

Expo 2020 Dubai becomes an ideal platform for Latin American companies

DUBAI, 5th August, 2021 (WAM) -- Expo 2020 Dubai is an ideal platform for Latin American companies a [...]

Telecommunications and Digital Government Authority launches virtual summer camp

DUBAI, 5th August, 2021 (WAM) -- The Telecommunications and Digital Government Regulatory Authority [...]

Bahrain 2021 Asian Youth Para Games organising committee launches logo

MANAMA, 5th August, 2021 (WAM) -- The official logo for the Bahrain 2021 Asian Youth Para Games has [...]

ADIO announces new partnerships as part of its AED2 bn Innovation Programme

ABU DHABI, 5th August, 2021 (WAM) -- The Abu Dhabi Investment Office (ADIO) announced on Thursday in [...]

India reports 42,982 new coronavirus cases in last 24 hours

MUMBAI, 5th August, 2021 (WAM/ Reuters) -- India reported 42,982 new cases of COVID-19 in the last 2 [...]

China reports 85 new coronavirus cases in 24 hours

BEIJING, 5th August, 2021 (WAM/ Reuters) -- China reported on Thursday 85 new confirmed coronavirus [...]

Saudi Arabia arrests 60 people for violating COVID quarantine rules

Saudi Arabia has arrested 60 people for violating quarantine rules of which some had tested positive while others were required to self-isolate upon arrival in the Kingdom from other countries,… [...]

Unvaccinated people less likely to wear masks, follow COVID-19 safety rules : Report

Unvaccinated Americans are less likely to adhere to coronavirus safety protocols such as wearing face masks than their COVID-19 protected counterparts who have been inoculated against the virus, a new [...]

Victim of deadly tanker attack off coast of Oman was ex-British soldier: Firm

A British security guard who was killed in a suspected Iranian drone strike on an Israel-linked tanker was a former soldier in the British army, his employers said on Thursday.Maritime… [...]

EU envoy blasted for attending inauguration of Iran’s new president Raisi

A senior European Union diplomat’s arrival in Tehran to attend the inauguration ceremony of Iran’s newly elected president Ebrahim Raisi on Thursday drew criticism from rights groups and activists due [...]

Lebanon’s President Aoun says Israel’s air strikes show ‘aggression’ escalation

Lebanese President Michel Aoun said on Thursday Israel’s overnight air strikes, the first since 2006, showed an escalation in its “aggressive intent” towards his country.For the latest headlines, [...]

Iran’s Ebrahim Raisi to be sworn in as president Aug. 5

Ultraconservative Ebrahim Raisi will be sworn in as Iran’s president on Thursday, as the country’s clerical rulers face growing crises at home and abroad.For all the latest headlines follow our… [...]

US airline passenger taped to seat, arrested after altercation

A Frontier Airlines passenger accused of groping two flight attendants and punching a third on a flight from Philadelphia to Miami was taped to his seat for the duration of… [...]

UK drew up blueprint to tackle a China-born coronavirus 16 years ago: Report

The UK drew up a blueprint to respond to a COVID-19-type outbreak in 2005 – but the contingency plan was apparently “lost” and never considered when the coronavirus surged across… [...]

Man arrested after trying to swim from Malaysia to Saudi Arabia’s Mecca

Authorities have arrested a man after he attempted to swim from Malaysia to Saudi Arabia’s holy city of Mecca, according to multiple media reports.For the latest headlines, follow our Google… [...]

‘A game-changer:’ Expats react to UK putting UAE on COVID-19 amber list

British expatriates in the United Arab Emirates have spoken of their joy and relief after the UK moved the UAE to the COVID-19 amber list, with many now planning to… [...]

Tumbling yields defy expectations that Covid recovery would spark sell-off [...]

The flurry of natural disasters has focused attention on the complex work towards establishing a direct link to global warming [...]

SoftBank and Tiger Global among those reviewing investments in unicorns Yuanfudao and Zuoyebang [...]

Jeff Housenbold aims to win deals by providing counsel to consumer tech start-ups [...]

Continued push into younger age groups helps EU vaccination coverage overtake US and, soon, the UK [...]

The inside story of why the world’s best and richest football club lost the battle for talent [...]

Legal battle with Disney over streaming of ‘Black Widow’ film to test power of stars [...]

US out of men’s 4x100-metre sprint and Team GB sails to success [...]

French bank’s net income more than doubled to €1.97bn, beating expectations [...]

WHO Calls for Pause on Booster Doses

High-income countries have given about 100 vaccine doses for every 100 people, while low-income countries have given just 1.5 doses for every 100 people. [...]

Scientists Use Gaming Technology to Monitor Tumors, Cancer Spread

Tracing tumor progression is crucial to cancer care, and scientists have figured out a way to adapt gaming technology to help people make treatment decisions. [...]

Will the Delta Variant Peak and Then Burn Out?

Some experts are heartened by the recent decrease in COVID-19 cases in the U.K. and India, both hard-hit with the Delta variant. COVID-19 cases in India peaked at more than… [...]

How I Got to Psoriasis Remission

Read how these people cleared up their psoriasis. [...]

U.S. Science Labs Getting Towering New Equipment

The machines are so tall, scientists climb to reach the top to conduct experiments that experts say will advance health research and drug development. [...]

Simone Biles Cleared to Compete, Wins Bronze in Balance Beam

Biles has been struggling with the “twisties” since the team final a week ago, pulling out of that competition after she stumbled on one of her routine vaults. [...]

Sleep Apnea Doubles Odds for Sudden Death

New research shows sleep apnea may also increase the risk for high blood pressure, coronary artery disease and congestive heart failure. [...]

Louisiana Reinstates Indoor Mask Mandate as Hospitals Fill

The mask mandate will apply to ages 5 and older in indoor public locations, regardless of vaccination status. It will remain in effect until at least Sept. 1. [...]

U.S. Hits Goal of 70% Adults With One COVID Vaccine Dose

Despite the good news, the 7-day daily average of new cases was 72,000 a day – up 44% from the previous week, and higher than the peak from last summer. [...]

How Heat Kills: Deadly Weather 'Cooking' People From Within

In the final week of July, the National Weather Service issued excessive heat warnings for 17 states, stretching from the West Coast, across the Midwest, down south into Louisiana and… [...]

The Suicide Squad hits HBO Max today: How to watch, exact release time, price     - CNET

Every big and little detail you should know about James Gunn's blood-spattered DC entry. [...]

Elon Musk says Walter Isaacson is writing his new biography     - CNET

Isaacson previously wrote an outstanding biography of Steve Jobs. [...]

UFC 265 Derrick Lewis vs. Cyril Gane: When it starts and how to watch     - CNET

UFC 265 features a title bout between two strikers with markedly different skillsets. [...]

Dune is definitely coming out on HBO Max: Release date, price, what the heck is it about?     - CNET

The 2021 film will hit theaters and streaming simultaneously. [...]

Activision Blizzard lawsuit: Latest updates and what you need to know     - CNET

Blizzard's president has resigned and on Tuesday an aggrieved investor sued the company for misleading shareholders. [...]

Jennifer Hudson didn't know she'd have 'ears or a tail' in Cats     - CNET

The actor reveals her memories from working on the infamous musical film. [...]

The Olympics no one wanted is the Olympics we all needed     - CNET

Thank you, Japan. Thank you, Dean Boxall. [...]

The Suicide Squad review: DC sequel is gloriously gory, sick as hell     - CNET

James Gunn's 2021 sequel/reboot is cinematic trash poetry. [...]

Best back-to-school gear for $100 or less in 2021     - CNET

Get ready for fall for less than a Benjamin. [...]