‘Blank’ Dead Sea scroll fragment gives up secrets to research team with Maltese academic
A three-way international study involving the University of Malta has revealed words on a Dead Sea scroll fragment previously believed to be blank
In Easter message, Pope Francis speaks of God's comfort during COVID-19 crisis
Pope Francis focuses on those affected by the coronavirus and the people providing frontline services in livestreamed Urbi et Orbi Easter Sunday message
Paris bans outdoor exercise as coronavirus restrictions are intensified

Paris is prohibiting anyone from leaving the house for outdoor excercise such as jogging as a temporary measure to curb the spread of infection

Paris is prohibiting anyone from leaving the house for...

Boris Johnson is stable and ‘in good spirits’, recovering well from coronavirus

Uk Prime Minister Boris Johnson is receiving standard oxygen treatment and does not require a ventilator to breathe

Uk Prime Minister Boris Johnson is receiving standard...

UK PM Boris Johnson in intensive care with COVID-19

Johnson was admitted to hospital for tests earlier today

Johnson was admitted to hospital for tests earlier today

British American Tobacco developing potential COVID-19 vaccine

Using fast-growing tobacco plant technology, the tobacco company aims to...

Using fast-growing tobacco plant technology, the tobacco...

Tiger tests positive for coronavirus

New York’s Bronx Zoo said that the tiger had started showing some symptoms like a ‘dry cough’ but have said that the animal is in good...

New York’s Bronx Zoo said that the tiger had started...

Keir Starmer wins Labour leadership election

Former shadow Brexit secretary beats Rebecca Long-Bailey and Lisa Nandy to...

Former shadow Brexit secretary beats Rebecca Long-Bailey...

Global COVID-19 death toll surpasses 50,000

Coronavirus cases reach almost 1 million worldwide, 226,000 of which in the US

Coronavirus cases reach almost 1 million worldwide, 226,000...

Coronavirus: United States, Italy, Spain worst-hit countries as infection spreads

46 Italian doctors have died to date, with 6,414 healthcare workers testing positive

46 Italian doctors have died to date, with 6,414 healthcare...

Coronavirus: Italy records 969 deaths in the last 24 hours

4,401 new cases of Covid-19 were recorded on Friday

4,401 new cases of Covid-19 were recorded on Friday

Updated| UK Prime Minister, Health Secretary test positive for coronavirus

In a live-streamed statement the British Prime Minister has told the nation that he was infected with the virus.

In a live-streamed statement the British Prime Minister has...

Coronavirus: Italy death toll surges past 8,000

Italy reports 712 deaths on Thursday

Italy reports 712 deaths on Thursday

Christchurch shooter admits 51 counts of murder

Brenton Tarrant, 29, from New South Wales, also admitted the attempted murder...

Brenton Tarrant, 29, from New South Wales, also admitted...

Coronavirus: Italy cases probably 10 times higher, civil protection agency head says

Spain recorded 700 deaths in the last 24 hours, surpassing China to become country with second most deaths in the world

Spain recorded 700 deaths in the last 24 hours, surpassing...

Prince Charles has Coronavirus, official sources confirm

The 71 year-old prince is showing mild symptoms but is otherwise in good health

The 71 year-old prince is showing mild symptoms but is...

Coronavirus: Italy death toll surges to 743

Spain recorded 514 deaths on Tuesday

Spain recorded 514 deaths on Tuesday

Coronavirus: United Kingdom announces lockdown

All of the UK will be placed under the lockdown conditions in a bid to control...

All of the UK will be placed under the lockdown conditions...

Coronavirus: Italy reports downward trend with 602 new deaths in the last 24 hours

World Health Organisation Director General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said the ‘pandemic is accelerating’

World Health Organisation Director General Tedros Adhanom...

319,000 coronavirus cases worldwide, over 53,000 in Italy

Total number of Covid-19 cases globally more than doubles in a week to reach...

Total number of Covid-19 cases globally more than doubles...