China slashes rate, pumps $7 bn into market to counter virus

China's central bank on Monday cut an interest rate on loans to banks by the largest margin in five years and injected 50 billion...

Global lockdown tightens as virus deaths mount

by Mariette Le Roux with Peter Hutchison in New York Lockdowns aimed at halting the march of the coronavirus pandemic have extended worldwide as the...

China slashes rate, pumps $7 bn into market to counter virus

China's central bank on Monday cut an interest rate on loans to banks by the largest margin in five years and injected 50 billion...

Global lockdown tightens as virus deaths mount

by Mariette Le Roux with Peter Hutchison in New York Lockdowns aimed at halting the march of the coronavirus pandemic have extended worldwide as the...

‘Megxit’: Harry and Meghan formally quit royal life

by Joe JACKSON Prince Harry and his wife Meghan formally step down as senior members of the British royal family on Tuesday, as they start...

Malaysian virus lockdown tips for women spark mockery

Malaysian authorities have advised women to wear make-up, not to nag their husbands and speak with a cartoon character's soothing voice during the virus...

Singapore activist picks jail over fine for criticising courts

A Singaporean activist said Tuesday he had begun serving a one-week jail term after refusing to pay a fine for questioning the independence of...

Covid-19 in the US: Will it be like Italy or can...

All eyes are now on the United States, with America taking the pole position in the number of confirmed Covid-19 cases around the globe,...