Oil prices fell on Friday as concerns about Chinese cities in lockdown due to coronavirus outbreaks tempered a rally driven by strong import data from the world's biggest crude importer and US plans
Many countries are trying to secure anti-COVID-19 doses from India, the world's largest manufacturer of vaccines. But India's domestic vaccination demand is also huge.
Sanitation worker Manish Kumar became the first person in India to be vaccinated against COVID-19 on Saturday, as Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched one of the world's largest immunisation campaigns to bring the pandemic under control.
Wall Street has been ticking higher overnight, despite a dismal report on the number of layoffs sweeping the world's largest economy, as investors hope for a better outlook and more stimulus from incoming president Joe Biden.
[NexTVAfrica] African Movie Channel (AMC) is airing its newest original and exclusive movies from its own production hub, AMCOP - AMC Original Productions, every Friday from January till December 2021, all in High Definition; African Movie Channel HD recently became the world's first HD Nollywood channel.
In good news this week: The world's largest soccer organization ensures female players will receive maternity leave – plus more positive headlines.
Spanish mountaineer Sergi Mingote has died while climbing K2, the world's second highest summit, Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez announced Saturday.
Qatar Airways is retiring half of its fleet of Airbus A380s, the world's largest passenger plane. It's the latest nail in the coffin for the double-decker superjumbo
The world's largest snow and ice festival is underway in the northeastern Chinese city of Harbin, attracting visitors to its vast illuminated sculptures for its 37th winter, albeit with some Covid restrictions in place.
Temporary travel bans have undercut the freedoms traditionally enjoyed by the world's most powerful passports, with an Asian country holding onto the No.1 slot but the UK and the United States plummeting down the real-world ranking
With Prime Minister Narendra Modi launching the world's largest COVID-19 vaccination programme on Saturday, January 16th witnessed a lot of support from the B-town.
Climate change, insecticides, herbicides, light pollution, invasive species and changes in agriculture and land use are causing Earth to lose about 1 per cent to 2 per cent of its insects each year, researchers say, resulting in what they call "death by a thousand cuts" to the world's vital insect kingdom.
Archaeologists have discovered the world's oldest known cave painting: a life-sized picture of a wild pig that was made at least 45,500 years ago in Indonesia.
Walmart, the world's biggest retailer, on Tuesday joined other major companies in indefinitely suspending donations to US lawmakers who voted against President-elect Joe Biden's election certification as corporate America began distancing itself from President Donald Trump and his Republican allies following last week’s deadly siege by Trump supporters on the US Capitol.
The Louvre, the world's biggest museum, suffered a drop in visitor numbers of over 70 percent last year as Covid restrictions kept art lovers away, it said on Friday.
esla Inc chief and billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk surpassed Amazon.com Inc's top boss Jeff Bezos to become the world's richest man