Overworked coronavirus doctor dies of sudden cardiac arrest

Overworked coronavirus doctor dies of sudden cardiac arrest

February 6, 2020 - 17:22 AMT  13:22 GMT
The doctor died of a sudden cardiac arrest after fighting the new coronavirus on the front line for 10 days in a row.
Syrian army enters Aleppo province from Idlib

Syrian army enters Aleppo province from Idlib

February 6, 2020 - 16:23 AMT  12:23 GMT
For the first time in several years, the Syrian army has entered the Aleppo Governorate from neighboring Idlib.
Azerbaijani banker's wife loses appeal over unexplained wealth orders

Azerbaijani banker's wife loses appeal over unexplained wealth orders

February 6, 2020 - 14:02 AMT  10:02 GMT
Hajiyeva must reveal how she became wealthy enough to buy a mansion near Harrods and a golf course in Berkshire.
Signs of cancer can appear long before diagnosis, study shows

Signs of cancer can appear long before diagnosis, study shows

February 6, 2020 - 12:35 AMT  08:35 GMT
The findings reveal a longer-than-expected window of opportunity in which patients could potentially be tested and treated.
Bill Gates' $100 million commitment to help fight coronavirus

Bill Gates' $100 million commitment to help fight coronavirus

February 6, 2020 - 11:30 AMT  07:30 GMT
Another $20 million will help enhance protections for at-risk populations in Africa and South Asia.
Trump acquitted on all charges in Senate impeachment trial

Trump acquitted on all charges in Senate impeachment trial

February 6, 2020 - 10:37 AMT  06:37 GMT
The chamber first voted down the article alleging abuse of power, affirming an outcome that was widely expected.
Syrian army captures several towns in Idlib

Syrian army captures several towns in Idlib

February 5, 2020 - 19:12 AMT  15:12 GMT
Led by the 5th Corps, the Syrian troops resumed their push west towards the strategic city of Saraqib.
Pelosi rips copy of Trump's speech after he refuses to shake her hand

Pelosi rips copy of Trump's speech after he refuses to shake her hand (video)

 February 5, 2020 - 13:54 AMT  09:54 GMT
Donald Trump’s simmering feud with the Democratic congresswoman flared up in remarkable fashion.
Waking up to certain alarm clock sound

Waking up to certain alarm clock sound "can give you more energy"

February 5, 2020 - 13:31 AMT  09:31 GMT
Participants who woke up to a melodic song had lower levels of grogginess than those who chose a beeping sound.
Coronavirus: Cruise ship quarantined after 10 test positive

Coronavirus: Cruise ship quarantined after 10 test positive

February 5, 2020 - 11:08 AMT  07:08 GMT
Thousands of people face spending the next fortnight stuck on a luxury cruise the ship quarantined off Yokohama.
Greta Thunberg nominated for Nobel Peace Prize for second time

Greta Thunberg nominated for Nobel Peace Prize for second time

February 5, 2020 - 10:23 AMT  06:23 GMT
Jens Holm and Hakan Svenneling said Thunberg “worked hard to make politicians open their eyes to the climate crisis”.
Iran hands death sentence to alleged CIA spy

Iran hands death sentence to alleged CIA spy

February 4, 2020 - 18:49 AMT  14:49 GMT
Judiciary spokesman Gholamhossein Esmaili said the man named Amir Rahimpour would be "executed soon."
WHO forecasts 81% cancer jump in low, middle-income countries

WHO forecasts 81% cancer jump in low, middle-income countries

February 4, 2020 - 17:09 AMT  13:09 GMT
WHO said in a report that these countries had focused their limited resources on combating infectious diseases.
Syrian army troops

Syrian army troops "cordon off Turkish military post in Idlib" (video)

 February 4, 2020 - 16:32 AMT  12:32 GMT
Footage by Ruptly shows vehicles and SAA forces near the observation post, with smoke rising in the distance.
Para-athlete gets a food delivery job to raise money for Tokyo 2020

Para-athlete gets a food delivery job to raise money for Tokyo 2020

February 4, 2020 - 15:45 AMT  11:45 GMT
Astashov, who won the 2019 Paratriathlon World Cup, has received little funding from his region's Sports Ministry.
UK PM says

UK PM says "no need" for London to follow EU rules on trade

February 3, 2020 - 19:10 AMT  15:10 GMT
The PM urged a free trade deal, saying the UK would return to the Withdrawal Agreement if such a deal was not reached.