Home World Page 3

World

From festivals in Florida to touring Dracula’s digs in Romania, we round up the best destinations to visit this October. As summer abandons Europe again this October, eke out the last of the rays and raves in Ibiza, where nightclubs will be going out with a bang for the winter break. When the party finally stops head to the island’s north.

Trump gives up, commits to ‘orderly transition’

U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday morning committed to an “orderly transition” of power on Jan. 20. Trump made the promise in a statement after...

4 die, 52 arrests made after Trump supporters storm U.S. Capitol

Four people died and 52 were arrested after supporters of President Donald Trump stormed the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday to stop Congress from certifying...

Biden’s certification stopped after pro-Trump protesters storm US Capitol

A US Congress hearing to certify Joe Biden as president was halted after Donald Trump supporters stormed the US Capitol Building. Wednesday’s hearing was stopped...

Nancy Pelosi re-elected as US House speaker

The 117th U.S. Congress took office on Sunday with Nancy Pelosi securing re-election as Speaker of the House of Representatives with a narrow voting...

At least 70 civilians killed in attack in Niger

At least 70 civilians were killed and 20 others wounded on Saturday by attackers in the Nigerien villages of Tchombangou and Zaroumdareye in western...

Former Malian Prime Minister Modibo Kéita dies

Former Malian Prime Minister, Modibo Keïta, died on Saturday in Morocco where he was receiving medical care, an official source said. He was aged...

COVID-19: Saudi Arabia suspends international flights

Saudi Arabia has suspended all international passenger flights for one week, citing fears from the spread of a new strain of COVID-19, an official...

President Macron tests positive for COVID-19

French President Emmanuel Macron has tested positive for COVID-19 on Thursday, the presidency said, adding that he would now self-isolate for the next week. “The...

Indian minister tests positive after getting COVID-19 vaccine trial dose

Health Minister of the northern Indian state of Haryana Anil Vij, who was given a trial dose of a Coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccine in November,...

German govt says COVID-19 vaccination will be free

Coronavirus vaccination in Germany will be free of charge, the government said on Friday. “The vaccination will be free, no matter whether and how someone...