THE number of new COVID-19 cases per week has nearly doubled globally over the past two months, approaching the highest rate seen so far during the pandemic, the head of the World Health Organization said on Friday.
THE EU has been shamed after European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen snubbed Ukrainian leader Volodymyr Zelensky's invitation to visit Kiev as the country faces the threat of war with Russia.
JOE BIDEN once claimed that Russia was acting out against former Soviet Republics because it was "losing its empire", with present-day tensions along the country's border region with Ukraine at an all time high.
THE discovery of 77 UK cases of a coronavirus variant first detected in India has prompted an epidemiologist to sound the alarm, warning the new strains are likely to be even more resistant to vaccines than previous mutations.
RUSSIA has threatened to strike back at the United States after President Joe Biden announced a series of sanctions over US election interference and cyberattacks, but what is the latest news on this situation?