WORLD

U.S. FDA Approves Emergency Use Of Remdesivir For COVID-19 Patients
WORLD

U.S. FDA Approves Emergency Use Of Remdesivir For COVID-19 Patients

Remdesivir is an investigational antiviral medicine to treat certain people in the hospital with COVID-19, said the ...

5G Signal Covers World’s Highest Peak
WORLD

5G Signal Covers World’s Highest Peak

The world's highest-altitude 5G base station started operation on Thursday, with its signal covering the summit of M...

Russian PM Mikhail Mishustin Tests Positive For COVID-19
WORLD

Russian PM Mikhail Mishustin Tests Positive For COVID-19

Russian First Deputy Prime Minister Andrei Belousov will temporarily perform Mishustin's duties.

One Dead, 5 Missing In Canadian Military Helicopter Crash Off Greek Coast
WORLD

One Dead, 5 Missing In Canadian Military Helicopter Crash Off Greek Coast

A Canadian military helicopter crashed during an allied exercise over the Ionian Sea late Wednesday, killing one ser...

Ceremony Held In Beijing To Mark The 200th Birth Anniversary Of Nightingale
WORLD

Ceremony Held In Beijing To Mark The 200th Birth Anniversary Of Nightingale

The ceremony was also held to mark the 200th birth anniversary of Florence Nightingale, founder of modern nursing, a...

Frontline Health Workers Set Up Safety Shield In Global Fight Against COVID-19
WORLD

Frontline Health Workers Set Up Safety Shield In Global Fight Against COVID-19

Health workers around the world are working long hours and some have even lost their lives on the front lines of the...

Little Man, Big Dreams: Dwarf Fights For Success And Respect
WORLD

Little Man, Big Dreams: Dwarf Fights For Success And Respect

Suffering from dwarfism, Zhang Chuanfeng from rural China has big dreams.

Spanish Children Allowed Out From COVID-19 Lockdown
WORLD

Spanish Children Allowed Out From COVID-19 Lockdown

Prolonged lockdown could have had a psychological, emotional and behavioral effect, as well as affecting sleep patte...

Japan’s Traditional Sport Sumo Hit By Six More Coronavirus Cases
WORLD

Japan’s Traditional Sport Sumo Hit By Six More Coronavirus Cases

Japanese sumo stablemaster Takadagawa and five wrestlers were confirmed to test positive for COVID-19.

Global COVID-19 Deaths Surpass 200,000: Johns Hopkins University
WORLD

Global COVID-19 Deaths Surpass 200,000: Johns Hopkins University

The United States suffered the most fatalities at 52,782 as its total cases reached 924,576. Italy recorded 26,384 d...

Medical Students Join Australia’s Fight Against COVID-19
WORLD

Medical Students Join Australia’s Fight Against COVID-19

"We're doing work that is within the scope of our clinical training, like administrative tasks, basic procedural ski...

Hubei Sends Medical Supplies To New York
WORLD

Hubei Sends Medical Supplies To New York

The airlines also planned to operate more cargo flights from Wuhan to San Francisco, Rome, Paris, London and Frankfu...

Trump Signs 484 Billion Dollars Relief Bill To Aid Small Businesses, Hospitals
WORLD

Trump Signs 484 Billion Dollars Relief Bill To Aid Small Businesses, Hospitals

The bill will be "great for small businesses, great for the workers," Trump told reporters at the signing ceremony i...

China Urges U.S. Officials To Stop Spreading Conspiracy Theories
WORLD

China Urges U.S. Officials To Stop Spreading Conspiracy Theories

The conspiracy theories peddled by some U.S. individuals can only disrupt scientific research and the cooperation be...

UN Chief Wants COVID-19 Vaccine Available To All
WORLD

UN Chief Wants COVID-19 Vaccine Available To All

"None of us will be safe until all of us are safe."

U.S. Oil Price Turns Negative For First Time In History
WORLD

U.S. Oil Price Turns Negative For First Time In History

"The decline in more liquid futures contracts reflects the broader problem we have in the oil market -- severe overs...

Coronavirus Situation In France Improving “Slowly But Surely”: PM
WORLD

Coronavirus Situation In France Improving “Slowly But Surely”: PM

There were signs that pressures on hospitals were easing as the number of coronavirus patients in intensive care dro...

Washington Governor Says Trump’s Calls For “Liberating” States Dangerous
WORLD

Washington Governor Says Trump’s Calls For “Liberating” St...

Washington State governor has said that Trump's calls for "liberating" states could cause COVID-19 infections to spi...

Boeing Brings PPE From China To U.S. On First COVID-19 Transport Mission
WORLD

Boeing Brings PPE From China To U.S. On First COVID-19 Transport Mission

A Boeing 737-700 aircraft carried 540,000 face masks from China to U.S. state of New Hampshire on Saturday as part o...

Local Officials Rush Help To Stray Animals In Istanbul During Lockdown
WORLD

Local Officials Rush Help To Stray Animals In Istanbul During Lockdown

"We are now working with all our strength not to leave them alone," said a local official of Turkey's Istanbul who i...

Afghan Girls Making Face Masks To Encourage Fight Against COVID-19
WORLD

Afghan Girls Making Face Masks To Encourage Fight Against COVID-19

"The people of Afghanistan are more vulnerable than any other nations and COVID-19 has further added to our vulnerab...

Singapore Implements Stricter Measures To Curb COVID-19 Spread
WORLD

Singapore Implements Stricter Measures To Curb COVID-19 Spread

Singapore has implemented strict anti-pandemic measures, called Circuit Breaker, include closing most workplaces exc...

99-Year-Old War Veteran Raises Over 21M Pounds For Britain’s Frontline Health Workers
WORLD

99-Year-Old War Veteran Raises Over 21M Pounds For Britain’s Frontline...

"We could never imagine that sort of money and it's unbelievable that people could be so kind to give that sort of m...

World Bank Launches COVID-19 Emergency Programs In Over 100 Countries
WORLD

World Bank Launches COVID-19 Emergency Programs In Over 100 Countries

The World Bank Group will work to deploy as much as 160 billion U.S. dollars over the next 15 months, tailored to th...

Gates Foundation Pledges 150M More To Fight COVID-19
WORLD

Gates Foundation Pledges 150M More To Fight COVID-19

"We have a responsibility to meet this global crisis with global solidarity," said Gates Foundation co-chair Melinda...

New York State Extends Business Shutdown, School Closure To May 15
WORLD

New York State Extends Business Shutdown, School Closure To May 15

New York state has seen 223,691 COVID-19 cases and 14,832 deaths, as the country's total cases rose to 667,225 as of...

UN Chief Calls For Protecting Children Amid COVID-19 Pandemic
WORLD

UN Chief Calls For Protecting Children Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

"Children in countries with slow and expensive internet services are severely disadvantaged."

111 Africans In Guangzhou Test Positive For COVID-19
WORLD

111 Africans In Guangzhou Test Positive For COVID-19

A total of 4,553 African people in the metropolis had undergone nucleic acid testing since April 4.

Global COVID-19 Cases Surpass 2M: Johns Hopkins University
WORLD

Global COVID-19 Cases Surpass 2M: Johns Hopkins University

The fresh figure reached 2,019,320 with 119,483 deaths.

Argentina’s Capital Makes Mask-Wearing Compulsory On Public Transit
WORLD

Argentina’s Capital Makes Mask-Wearing Compulsory On Public Transit

In the city's San Telmo district, statues representing the beloved characters of Argentine cartoonist Quino includin...

Fijisun E-edition
Total Excellium
Subscribe-to-Newspaper
Fiji Sun Instagram
Subscribe-to-Newspaper