Thai vaccine trials will be among the first done outside high-income countries.
Seismological authorities put the magnitude at 5.1 and say it struck at a depth of 10km.
Rise partly reflects increased testing, with the state conducting over 30,000 tests daily.
The country has now seen daily new infections top 60,000 in 4 of the past 5 days.
China's success in driving down virus infections has made it harder to conduct vaccine trials.
Roger Stone was set to begin serving time in prison after his conviction on 7 felony charges.
UN describes humanitarian assistance delivered from Turkey as a 'lifeline' for Syrians.
His actor son Abhishek has also tested positive for the virus.
President's aides reportedly begged him to wear a mask in public and be photographed.
Disney fans are eager to enter the theme park despite Florida's high infection rates.
He has announced that Muslim prayers would begin on July 24 at the Unesco World Heritage site.
Americans risk detention and an exit ban due to deteriorating relations between the countries.
Police say they were alerted to ‘shooting’ at the International Pentecost Holiness Church.
Two were jailed eight and 12 years respectively while a third person received a four-year sentence.
The country has recently reported a sharp rise in the infection rate.
The facility will be used for police personnel infected by Covid-19.
They will join 10,000 inmates already freed in similar initiatives since the start of the crisis.
Boris Johnson has urged top civil servants to set an example.
Two men have been charged with attempted murder over the attack.
The monument was first constructed as a cathedral in the Christian Byzantine Empire.
Conservationists fear commercial farming might undermine Myanmar's efforts to end illegal wildlife trade.
Toll is expected to increase as rescuers have just reached the area to look for victims.
Authorities have previously attributed most new cases to people returning from overseas.
Over 133,000 Americans have died, a toll that experts warn will likely surge further.