President Iván Duque of Colombia announced on Monday during a visit by the UN High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi, that his government will provide temporary legal status to the more than 1.7 million Venezuelan migrants who have fled to Colombia in recent years, a far-reaching move that will allow the migrants to work legally and establish lives out of the shadows
Today marks the 162nd day since India implemented a nationwide lockdown, to help curb the novel coronavirus pandemic. So far, India has recorded 36,21,245 confirmed COVID-19 cases (yahoo news), including 64,469 deaths.
In August 1955, Life magazine published a large photo of a happy family. Father, mother, and daughter are all standing around a table, smiling with their hands thrown in the air. Around them, as if suspended in anti-gravity, fly dozens of disposables: plates, trays, utensils, and napkins. .
The pandemic and the effects of the lockdown on global industrial production have hit the coffers of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
Southeast Asian economies are having a big impact from the global economic crisis caused by the spreading of the pandemic.
“Displaced people and host communities all over the world are at heightened risk as the coronavirus pandemic spreads” – UNCHR
Last year Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi spoke during the Special ASEAN-China Foreign Minister’s meeting, saying that representing interests of Beijing overseas should be more assertive and Chinese Communist government to be defended from criticism.
The world has witnessed general elections in two major countries New Zealand and USA, recently. both the elections were fought on some common issues in center, namely- performance of current government in handling COVID-19 pandemic coupled with socio-economic factors racism, immigration and economic growth. the result of both the elections signifies the larger picture of post COVID-19 era.
Megadrought emerging in the western U.S might be worse than any in historical record, new study says.
The China Sea is the “Asian Mediterranean”, but even better is the sea that Beijing considers as a “dry dock” for its ambitions as a global power.
Tunisia is extending its virus curfew and banning demonstrations as the country is trying to stem a rapid rise in infections and calm tensions after a week of protests and rioting over economic troubles. New clashes between protesters and police broke out Saturday hours after the new virus restrictions were announced.
Facebook (FB) has barred Australians from finding or sharing news on its service, a dramatic escalation of a fight with the government that may have wide-ranging consequences both in the country and around the world.
There’s only one certainty about travel in the remainder of 2020: It’s going to be different.
In the face of global macroeconomic data in strong contraction, from production to export through employment, in the last few sessions the main financial markets have recorded strong increases, once again highlighting that they can run much faster than the real economy
In what President Trump labels a “historic diplomatic breakthrough,” Israel and the United Arab Emirates have agreed to “full normalization of relations,” and Israel says it will “suspend” plans to annex the West Bank