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Thai opposition party calls for PM to resign amid protests | DW News

Thai opposition party calls for PM to resign amid protests | DW News

Thai opposition party calls for PM to resign amid protests | DW News Thailand’s largest opposition party has called for Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha to resign at the start of a special parliamentary debate on ongoing widespread protests. The Prime Minister called the session in a bid to end months of demonstrations. On Sunday thousands […]

US-brokered ceasefire in Nagorno-Karabakh fails | DW News

US-brokered ceasefire in Nagorno-Karabakh fails | DW News

US-brokered ceasefire in Nagorno-Karabakh fails | DW News Armenia and Azerbaijan have accused each other of violating a new ceasefire intended to halt fighting over the disputed Nagorno-Karabakh region. The US-brokered truce was due to take effect a few hours ago. It was the third attempt to end the fighting – which broke out in […]

COVID dominates US election +++ India launches muted festival season | Coronavirus update

COVID dominates US election +++ India launches muted festival season | Coronavirus update

COVID dominates US election +++ India launches muted festival season | Coronavirus update Campaigning in the run-up to the US presidential election has ramped up, with Donald Trump holding packed rallies in Florida, Ohio and North Carolina. Meanwhile, Democratic candidate Joe Biden addressed supporters at a drive-in rally in Pennsylvania, and former President Barack Obama […]

Chileans vote in referendum: Will they get a new constitution? | DW News

Chileans vote in referendum: Will they get a new constitution? | DW News

Chileans vote in referendum: Will they get a new constitution? | DW News People in Chile are going to the polls for a referendum. They’re choosing whether to keep their constitution, which was created during the military dictatorship of Augusto Pinochet, or replace it with a new one. The vote follows a year of social […]

Germany tops 10,000 deaths +++ France surpasses 1 million cases | Coronavirus update

Germany tops 10,000 deaths +++ France surpasses 1 million cases | Coronavirus update

Germany tops 10,000 deaths +++ France surpasses 1 million cases | Coronavirus update In Europe, governments are scrambling to contain an alarming resurgence of the coronavirus. On Friday, France became the second European country to surpass 1 million confirmed infections, following Spain earlier this week. Several other countries are also setting fresh records for daily […]

US election 2020: Will skyrocketing COVID numbers tilt the vote? | DW News

US election 2020: Will skyrocketing COVID numbers tilt the vote? | DW News

US election 2020: Will skyrocketing COVID numbers tilt the vote? | DW News It was only on Thursday night that US president Donald Trump claimed the country was turning the corner on the coronavirus pandemic. A day later, the US set a new record for the number of daily infections, with nearly 80 thousand cases […]

Sudan, Israel agree to normalize relations under US-brokered deal DW News

Sudan, Israel agree to normalize relations under US-brokered deal DW News

Sudan, Israel agree to normalize relations under US-brokered deal DW News Sudan has pledged to normalize relations with Israel, making it the third Arab country to establish ties with the Jewish state under US-brokered deals this year. Donald Trump announced the agreement on Friday. The US said it will remove Sudan from the list of […]

Buhari calls for end to police brutality protests in Nigeria | DW News

Buhari calls for end to police brutality protests in Nigeria | DW News

Buhari calls for end to police brutality protests in Nigeria | DW News Nigeria’s president has called for an end to protests across the country, as demonstrations against police brutality continue. President Muhammadu Buhari warned protesters not to "undermine national security". His address came after 12 people were killed when the military opened fire during […]

Can we bypass the coronavirus for social gatherings? | COVID-19 Special

Can we bypass the coronavirus for social gatherings? | COVID-19 Special

Can we bypass the coronavirus for social gatherings? | COVID-19 Special Weddings bring us together in celebration of love, family and community. COVID-19 is changing our rituals from cancelling flights to trimming the guest list and even dealing with the Virus itself. Many people are changing their event plans. Yet some do move forward. Here’s […]

COVID-19: Curfews in Italy – How is it China and India? | DW News

COVID-19: Curfews in Italy – How is it China and India? | DW News

COVID-19: Curfews in Italy – How is it China and India? | DW News COVID-19 has wreaked havoc on health systems globally, but especially in four geographic hotspots. There are well over eight million cases in the United States; Nine million coronavirus infections across Latin America; Four million in Europe, and more than seven million […]