A US medical team has succeeded in temporarily attaching a pig’s kidney to a person, a transplant breakthrough hailed as a “potential miracle” by the surgeon who led the procedure.
A Pakistani-American man accused of raping and beheading his girlfriend, the daughter of a former ambassador, went on trial on October 20 in the capital Islamabad.
Countries' fossil-fuel powered Covid-19 recoveries will have long-lasting consequences on human health and risk worsening the food and water insecurity, heatwaves and infectious diseases already threatening billions globally, a major assessment warned on October 21.
Singapore's healthcare system is at risk of being “overwhelmed” by surging coronavirus infections, government officials warned on October 20, a day after the city-state expanded quarantine-free travel as it shifts its approach to de
There are many jobs available for Malaysians as employers urgently require workers in certain critical sectors, such as manufacturing and construction, as the economy recovers from the pandemic.
The Philippine government’s review of dozens of deadly drug war operations has cast doubt on police claims they acted in “self-defence”, a top official said on October 20.
The world’s nations are currently planning to produce more than double the amount of coal, oil and gas consistent with limiting global warming to 1.5 degrees Celsius, the UN said on October 20.
North Korea successfully tested a new type of submarine-launched ballistic missile (SLBM), state media reported on October 20 as the nuclear-armed country seeks to show off its ever-expanding military capabilities.
The foreign ministers of India, Israel, US and the UAE on October 18 held the first of its kind virtual meeting to discuss the possibilities for joint infrastructure projects in the fields of transportation, technology, maritime security and economics and trade, as well as for additional joint
Kidnappers holding a group of 17 Canadian and US missionaries in Haiti including five children are demanding a ransom of $1 million for each of their hostages, security sources said on October 19.