Brazil to test Oxford vaccine as Europe reopens borders

Concern over Covid-19 in Latin America increases despite easing in other parts of the world.

Weak demand pushing oil, gas toward ‘terminal decline’

The size of the fossil fuel economy means its rapid decline threatens financial stability.

Greeks hurl Molotov cocktails as Floyd death unites world

Anger over his killing at hands of police has reached places including Stockholm and Helsinki.

Virus, vigil ban won’t stop HK from remembering Tiananmen

Organisers want residents to light candles at 8pm wherever they happen to be.

4 cops charged in Floyd death, 1 with second-degree murder

The May 25 incident has ignited protests across the US over racism and police brutality.

US defence chief opposes use of Insurrection Act to quell unrest

President Donald Trump has said he could invoke the Act to call up the army to quash protests.

Man Utd have massive top-4 opportunity, says Berbatov

Former striker believes a fit-again Paul Pogba could give United the edge.

Trump denies sheltering in White House bunker, says he inspected it

Secret Service bodyguards reportedly took Trump into the bunker on Friday night.

UN accuses Asian nations of using virus crisis to increase censorship

Rights chief is alarmed over arbitrary arrests and detention of people who criticise their government's response.

Blatter says Swiss have dropped one of his corruption cases

However, the investigation into his payment of €1.88 mil to former Uefa president Michel Platini is ongoing.

Amazon to make Premier League matches free-to-air

Online streaming service has changed the landscape of British sports broadcasting.

UK PM condemns George Floyd’s killing, calls for ‘lawful’ protests

Hundreds defy the virus restrictions to rally in London, including outside the US embassy.

Tottenham’s Son Heung-min enjoyed ‘tough’ military service

S. Korean star confirms his arm has healed and he's primed for the Premier League restart.

South China Sea security issues push Duterte’s U-turn on US pact

Duterte has cosied up to China in search of trade and investment since taking power in 2016.

Asian football getting ‘closer’ to return, official says

Of the 12 countries involved in the Champions League, South Korea is the only league back in action.

China warns Britain interfering in Hong Kong will ‘backfire’

Beijing tells UK to 'abandon colonial mindset' and 'immediately stop interfering'.

Ex-beauty queen Samantha sorry over racist US protest remarks

The former Miss Universe-Malaysia admits she is not in their shoes to fully understand the suffering the black people are feeling.

Mumbai shuts offices, tells people to stay home as cyclone nears

100,000 people have been evacuated, fishermen have been told not to go out to sea.

Australia enters recession after a record 29-year growth streak

'What we were facing was an economist's version of Armageddon', says treasurer.

Coast to coast, US protesters defy curfews as Trump faces backlash

Standoffs between police and demonstrators stretch into the night in cities from New York to Los Angeles.

Hamilton ‘overcome with rage’ in wake of George Floyd death

It is the second time this week that he has spoken angrily about the incident.

South Korea’s self-driving upstarts take on tech giants

Technology has been key in the country's journey to becoming the world's 12th-largest economy.

Months after lockdown, Italy reopens to tourists from Europe

The country hopes for a revival of the key industry as the summer begins.

US records 1,081 more Covid-19 deaths in 24 hours

That means 106,180 Americans have so far officially died from the virus.