Tuesday 31st of March 2020
Trump, Putin agree on stabilizing global energy markets: White House
US President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin agreed in a telephone call on Monday that it was important to stabilize the global energy markets, roiled by an economic downturn caused...
Qatar reports 59 new coronavirus cases, total up to 693
Qatar confirmed on Monday 59 new coronavirus cases, raising the total number of cases in the country up to 693, the ministry of health said
Coronavirus death toll in Italy’s Lombardy rises by 458 in just 24 hours: Sources
The death toll from an outbreak of coronavirus in the northern region of Lombardy, the epicenter of Italy’s contagion, has risen by around 458 in a day to some 6,818
Coronavirus: UAE death toll reaches five with 611 confirmed cases
The United Arab Emirates recorded two new deaths over the past 24 hours, bringing the total to five, according to the health ministry
UK’s Prince Charles, 71, out of self-isolation and in good health
British heir-to-the-throne Prince Charles, 71, who had tested positive for coronavirus, is out of self-isolation and is in good health, his spokesman said on Monday
Airstrikes hit Houthi-held Yemen capital of Sanaa: Report
The Arab Coalition fighting the Iran-backed Houthi militia in Yemen carried out several airstrikes on Monday on the capital Sanaa, according to Reuters citing witnesses
Coronavirus: Saudi Arabia records 1,453 cases
Saudi Arabia has recorded 154 new coronavirus cases, bringing the total to 1,453 a health ministry spokesman said on Monday
Coronavirus: UAE to set up new drive-through testing sites across country
Abu Dhabi’s Department of Health will set up drive-through testing centers across the United Arab Emirates, according to a statement from Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan’s d...
Israel’s Netanyahu self-isolates after aide test positive
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was self-isolating on Monday after a parliamentary aide tested positive for coronavirus, though an initial investigation determined the 70-year-old was unlike...
US sanctions stop Iran from helping Americans fight coronavirus: Iran Official
US sanctions against Iran do not allow the Islamic Republic to help Americans against the coronavirus, said a senior Iranian official on Saturday
Coronavirus: Saudi's King Salman orders treatment for all, including visa violators
Saudi Arabia’s King Salman bin Abdulaziz has ordered coronavirus treatment to be available for anyone in need of medical care, including people who have overstayed their visa in the Kingdom
Iran’s coronavirus death toll reaches 2,757 with 41,495 confirmed cases
Iran's death toll from the new coronavirus has increased to 2,757 with 117 new deaths in the past 24 hours, a health ministry spokesman told state TV on Monday, adding that the total number of cases h...