Philippine COVID deaths may be double the current number
Statistics office has recorded more than 105,000 total COVID deaths as the country hits a new record for active cases the highest in Southeast Asia.
'It's a total disaster': Omicron lays waste to India's huge wedding season
ntil 28 December, Heena Vashisht was a happy bride-to-be.
Your Tuesday Briefing: China Limits Olympic Spectators
Tickets for the Winter Olympics will not be sold to the public.
We're covering dashed hopes for Olympic spectators in Beijing and China's birth rate challenge.
China decides not to sell Olympics tickets to the Chinese public.
China had already barred foreign spectators from attending the Winter Games that begin in Beijing in less than a month. On Monday, it announced that most Chinese people won't be able to attend either.
Julian Lennon backs NHS campaign using lyrics to Beatles' hit Help!
Julian Lennon has praised a new NHS mental health campaign which sees celebrities reciting words from The Beatles song Help!
In Greece, unvaccinated people ages 60 and up now face monthly fines
A man wearing a face mask to curb the spread of coronavirus, sits on a bench as pedestrians walk outside Evangelismos hospital in Athens, Greece, Monday, Jan. 17, 2022.
Op-Ed: The Liberating Power of Hope
With the national debate about voter rights making daily headline news, I cannot help but take a more than casual moment in contemplating the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on his 91 st birthday.
A Centuries-Old Law Preventing BIPOC Vineyard Ownership Still Resonates Today | Wine Enthusiast
Black winemakers are often asked, "Where's your vineyard?"
When many people envision a winemaker, they picture someone strolling through their own vineyards-and this person is almost always white.
Will there be another lockdown in 2022?
The emergence of the Omicron variant is causing concern around the world, not least because it is thought to be highly transmissible and because the 32 mutations of its spike protein suggest it might be able to resist current vaccines.
The Keto Diet: Is It Good For Seniors?
The keto diet is really popular right now. The high-fat, low-carb eating plan helps you lose weight by burning fat instead of glucose (sugar). Many people successfully drop weight with the keto diet.