[BENGALURU] The United States broke its daily record for new coronavirus infections on Friday as it reported at least 83,948 new cases due to outbreaks in virtually every part of the country,...

[ROME] Italy has prevented telecoms group Fastweb from signing a deal for Huawei to supply equipment for its 5G core network, two sources close to the matter said, the clearest sign yet Rome is...

[BRUSSELS] European Union (EU) environment ministers on Friday adopted a biodiversity strategy aimed at protecting ecosystems, a move deemed essential to tackling climate change and reducing the...

[PARIS] The number of confirmed novel coronavirus infections jumped over one million on Friday, making France the seventh country to reach that milestone.

[WASHINGTON] The US Senate Judiciary Committee said on Friday the chief executive officers (CEO) of Twitter and Facebook will testify before the panel on Nov 17 over their decision to block...

[SYDNEY] Australia is considering reopening state borders in time for Christmas and is also weighing plans to create alternative options to hotel quarantine so that more of its citizens can return...

[BENGALURU] Facebook may face US anti-trust charges as soon as November, the Washington Post reported on Friday, citing four people familiar with the matter.

[WASHINGTON] A US judge in San Francisco on Friday rejected a Justice Department request to reverse a decision that allowed Apple and Alphabet's Google to continue to offer Chinese-owned WeChat...

[WASHINGTON] China has substantially increased purchases of US farm goods and implemented 50 of 57 technical commitments aimed at lowering structural barriers to US imports since the two nations...

MALAYSIAN Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin is reported to have asked the king to declare a state of emergency, according to two sources with direct knowledge of the matter.