Coronavirus pandemic

WHO defends coronavirus handling; UK toll rises: Live updates

Britain's coronavirus death toll rises to 7,097, while fatalities in Spain hit 14,555.

Hungry and harassed under India's coronavirus lockdown

Millions of migrant workers in India are uniquely vulnerable to homelessness during the pandemic.

Lebanon launches coronavirus aid measures with cash payments

Lebanon launches coronavirus aid measures with cash payments

Initiative comes as rights activists warn 'more than half' of the population is at risk of going hungry.

'These numbers are ugly,' WTO warns of coronavirus' hit to trade

'These numbers are ugly,' WTO warns of coronavirus' hit to trade

Trade could fall this year by as much as 32 percent, WTO says, urging nations to keep markets open and predictable.

Skopje's Roma recycling collectors try to step out of the shadows

Skopje's Roma recycling collectors try to step out of the shadows

New effort seeks to formalise grey market recyclable waste collection and highlight Roma sustainability contribution.

Supertanker delivery surge: Saudi crude oil armada heads for US

Supertanker delivery surge: Saudi crude oil armada heads for US

So far in April, at least 7 supertankers have left Saudi Arabia for US Gulf Coast hauling a total of 14 million barrels.