Boris Johnson left hospital thanked staff for saving his life from COVID-19

UK's Prime Minister Boris Johnson left hospital on Sunday and thanked staff for saving his life from COVID-19, but his government was forced to defend its response to the coronavirus outbreak as the

Yemeni culture ministry says Houthis destroy Hajjah historical castles

  اضغط هنا لقراءة الخبر بالعربية The Yemeni official culture ministry on Sunday accused the Houthi group of blasting a historical castle in the northwestern city of Ha

Apple, Google to create contact tracing technology that aims to slow spread of coronavirus

Reuters news agency reported that Apple Inc (AAPL.O) and Alphabet Inc’s (GOOGL.O) Google said on Friday that they will work together to create contact tracing technology that aims to slow the

UK's Prime Minister leaves intensive care

The office of Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Thursday that he left intensive care on Thursday evening as he continues to recover from COVID-19, but he remains under close observation in hospit

Arrest of 6 infiltrators suspected of being Coronavirus- infected with while trying to enter Sana'a

The security authorities in the Yemeni capital, Sanaa, said, on Wednesday evening, that they have referred 6 infiltrators who were caught at the Al-Mokair port in the Khawlan district, evading their

“Tuned” messaging app for couples launched by Facebook

“Tuned” messaging app for couples launched by Facebook Inc on Tuesday, Reuters reported. The new messaging app allows them to chat, share photos and music as well as have a timeline of s

April's 'pink moon' of 2020 rises on a world battling COVID-19

The April's 'pink moon', largest, brightest supermoon of 2020 rose in the night sky on Tuesday over hushed cities, stilled factories and countries in lockdown due to the novel coronavirus that has k

Yemen launches hackathon in face of coronavirus

Yemen Hackathon has called for creative thoughts to enrich the initiative in fight against the novel coronavirus.The initiative aims at brining specialists in technology together to share creative i

UK's Prime Minister in intensive care on coronavirus

UK's Prime Minister Boris Johnson was being treated for worsening coronavirus symptoms in an intensive care unit on Tuesday, with his foreign minister deputizing for him as the nation tackles the CO

Study: Face masks could help limit spread of COVID-19

Researchers studied the effect of surgical masks on the transmission of other corona and flu viruses found that face masks could help limit the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic, Reuters reported. In

Huawei warns 2020 its most difficult year due to US trade restrictions

Reuters news agency reported that Huawei warned on Tuesday that 2020 would be its most difficult year yet due to American trade restrictions which dealt a blow to its overseas sales in 2019, and pre

British PM Boris Johnson infected with coronavirus

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has infected with coronavirus and is self-isolating at his Downing Street residence but said he would still lead the government’s response to the accelerat

US singer Kenny Rogers dies aged 81 due to Covid-19

The American singer, Grammy-winning country singer Kenny Rogers died late on Friday night at the age of 81 due to Covid-19, his family said on Saturday. The American singer “passed away peace

FAO, analysts: Panic buying, lockdowns may drive world food inflation

A senior economist at FAO and agricultural analysts said that Lockdowns and panic food buying due to the coronavirus pandemic could ignite world food inflation even though there are ample supplies o

Coronavirus website launched by Google in US

Google announced on Saturday in a blog post it launched a United States-focused website with information about coronavirus guidance and testing, as the country works on slowing the spread of the hig

'Jeddah Season' festival canceled over coronavirus

Saudi Arabian state television reported on Thursday that “Jeddah Season” canceled, a weeks-long entertainment and cultural festival in the Red Sea port city, as part of measures to curb

Google's Verily to develop a coronavirus tool

Google’s communications department announced in a statement on Twitter that “Verily is in the early stages of development, and (is) planning to roll testing out in the Bay Area, with the

HSBC' Dubai office employee has coronavirus

The HSBC confirmed on Friday to Reuters that an employee in HSBC’s office in Dubai has been diagnosed with coronavirus, a spokesman for the bank. The employee works in the bank’s global