Iran not a ‘bargaining chip’, Hassan Rouhani tells world leaders at UN

Iran is not a "bargaining chip" to be factored into elections and domestic policy in the…

Coronavirus deaths near 200,000 in the US

The United States is nearing the stark milestone of 200,000 deaths, nine months after the beginning…

Belarus: Amnesty urges UN to take strong action on escalating human rights crisis

In response to the escalating human rights crisis in Belarus, Amnesty International will address the UN…

Rich nations hoarding potential Covid-19 Vaccine doses, warns Oxfam

Oxfam on Thursday reiterated its call for a "people's vaccine" as the anti-poverty group released a…

Hospitalisations of 15-49-year-olds infected with COVID-19 increasing, says WHO

The average age of people infected with Covid-19 is coming down, according to a World Health…

At UN, International Commission of Jurists highlights human rights approach to COVID-19

At the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva, the International Commission of Jurists (ICJ) has urged…

Coronavirus: WHO reports record new global cases

The World Health Organization reported a record single-day increase in global coronavirus cases on Sunday.