Category: World

Australia extends strict lockdown in the state of Melbourne

Australia has extended the toughest lockdown in Melbourne, Victoria state for two weeks because the COVID-19 infection rate has not fallen enough. Victoria Prime Minister Daniel Andrews said the extended lockdown will go up to September 28 and will gradually…
The Japanese prime minister resigns on health grounds

The Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo has resigned for health reasons. While announcing his resignation, he said he didn’t want his health issues to be a decision-making issue. The 65-year-old apologized to the Japanese for not completing his term in office.…
Russian opposition figure sick after being poisoned

Alex Navalny, the Russian opposition figure, is in a coma after alleged poisoning, according to his spokeswoman. 44-year-old Navalny, a mainstream anti-corruption activist, fell ill on a flight and the plane had to make an emergency landing at the OMSK.…