NEW DELHI, (Reuters) – After gifting and selling tens of millions of COVID-19 vaccine doses abroad, India suddenly finds itself short of shots as new infections surge in the world’s second-most populous country.
CHICAGO, (Reuters) – Chicago officials yesterday released to the public a graphic body-camera video showing a police officer shooting and killing a 13-year-old boy while he appeared to be raising his hands in an alley more than two weeks ago.
WASHINGTON/MOSCOW, (Reuters) – The United States yesterday imposed a broad array of sanctions on Russia, including curbs to its sovereign debt market, to punish it for interfering in last year’s U.S.
MADRID, (Reuters) – Spain’s High Court yesterday placed Antonio Brufau, the current chairman of oil company Repsol, and Isidro Faine, the former chairman of Spain’s Caixabank, under formal investigation as part of a probe into a decade-long alleged spying case.
NEW DELHI, (Reuters) – Many Indian hospitals were scrambling for beds and oxygen as COVID-19 infections surged to a new daily record today, with a second wave of infections centred on the rich western state of Maharashtra.
WASHINGTON, (Reuters) – President Joe Biden said yesterday he will begin withdrawing U.S.
MINNEAPOLIS, (Reuters) – The white suburban police officer who fatally shot a young Black motorist during a traffic stop in Minnesota, igniting several nights of civil unrest, was charged with manslaughter yesterday, a day after the officer turned in her badge.
(Reuters) – Congressional Democrats plan to introduce legislation today to expand the U.S.
(Reuters) – Johnson & Johnson’s COVID-19 vaccine remained in limbo yesterday as a U.S.
BUENOS AIRES, (Reuters) – Argentine President Alberto Fernández was given his medical all clear yesterday after testing positive for COVID-19 earlier in April, though he never displayed more than mild symptoms and continued to work through a period of isolation.
NEW YORK, (Reuters) – Bernard Madoff, who was convicted for running the largest known Ponzi scheme in history, died today in prison where he was serving a 150-year sentence, the Federal Bureau of Prisons said.
COPENHAGEN, (Reuters) – Denmark today became the first country to stop using AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 vaccine altogether, following news of its possible link to very rare blood clot cases, health authorities said.
(Reuters) – U.S. federal health agencies yesterday recommended pausing use of Johnson & Johnson’s COVID-19 vaccine for at least a few days after six women under age 50 developed rare blood clots after receiving the shot, dealing a fresh setback to efforts to tackle the pandemic.
WASHINGTON, (Reuters) – Former U.S. Senator Chris Dodd and former Deputy Secretaries of State Richard Armitage and James Steinberg headed to Taiwan yesterday at President Joe Biden’s request, in what a White House official called a “personal signal” of the president’s commitment to the Chinese-claimed island and its democracy.
WASHINGTON/MOSCOW, (Reuters) – U.S. President Joe Biden called on Russian President Vladimir Putin yesterday to reduce tensions stirred by a Russian military build-up on Ukraine’s border and proposed a summit of the estranged leaders to tackle a raft of disputes.
BROOKLYN CENTER, Minn., (Reuters) – The suburban Minneapolis police officer who fatally shot a Black motorist during an encounter that began as a routine traffic stop, and the police chief who called the slaying an apparent accident, both resigned yesterday following two nights of civil unrest.
NEW DELHI, (Reuters) – India yesterday said it will fast-track emergency approvals for COVID-19 vaccines authorised by Western countries and Japan, paving the way for possible imports of Pfizer, Johnson & Johnson, and Moderna shots.
NEW DELHI, (Reuters) – India is to fast-track emergency approvals for COVID-19 vaccines that have been authorised by Western countries and Japan, paving the way for possible imports of Pfizer, Johnson & Johnson, and Moderna shots.
(Reuters) – U.S. federal health agencies on Tuesday recommended pausing the use of Johnson & Johnson’s COVID-19 vaccine after six recipients developed a rare disorder involving blood clots, in a fresh setback to global efforts to tackle the pandemic.
BROOKLYN CENTER, Minn., (Reuters) – The fatal police shooting of a young Black man in a Minneapolis suburb appeared to result from an officer mistakenly opening fire with her gun instead of a Taser in the midst of a struggle during a traffic stop, the city’s police chief said yesterday.