Bangladeshi Doctors Raise Concerns over Ex-Prime Minister Zia’s Health

Bangladeshi doctors treating ex-Prime Minister, Khaleda Zia expressed concern over her health, demanding to let her fly abroad for medical treatment. Zia is 76 years old and has been an arch-rival of the country’s incumbent PM Sheikh Hasina. Zia has …

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More Than 200 People Arrested in Iran Water Protests

At least 214 people were arrested in police crackdowns as demonstrators protested crippling water shortages in the central city of Isfahan, some 400 kilometers south of Tehran, the capital city of Iran. Another 13 protestors received minor injuries, according to …

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Portugese Soccer Team Tests Positive for Omicron

Portugal’s Doctor Ricardo Jorge National Health Institute (INSA) reported that 13 members of the  football club Belenenses SAD tested positive for the Omicron COVID-19 variant. “A batch of 13 positive samples associated with cases of infection in Belenenses SAD players, …

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COVID-Positive Czech President Appoints New Prime Minister From Inside Glass Box

Czech President Milos Zeman formally appointed opposition leader Petr Fiala as the new prime minister on Nov. 28 while sitting inside a glass box after testing positive for COVID-19 last week. Hospital staff in full protective gear wheeled Zeman into …

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