Seven dead, dozens injured following Taliban car bomb attack in Afghanistan

Taliban fighters detonated a car bomb on Monday near an Afghan intelligence agency installation in the central province of Ghazni, killing at least seven people and wounding 40, officials and the Taliban insurgents said. The blast, during the Muslim holy month of Ramadan when tens of thousands of Afghans are fasting, is the latest in… Read More Seven dead, dozens injured following Taliban car bomb attack in Afghanistan

Moderna’s experimental COVID-19 vaccine shows promise in early trial

Moderna Inc said on Monday its experimental COVID-19 vaccine showed promise in a small early-stage trial, with the vaccine producing virus-neutralizing antibodies similar to that found in recovered patients, sending shares soaring 25%. The company‚Äôs vaccine is at the forefront of the efforts in developing a treatment for the fast-spreading virus and last week, won… Read More Moderna’s experimental COVID-19 vaccine shows promise in early trial

Israeli court convicts Jewish settler of murder for 2015 Palestine arson attack

An Israeli court found a Jewish settler guilty of racially motivated murder on Monday in a 2015 arson attack that killed a Palestinian couple and their baby in the occupied West Bank. Amiram Ben-Uliel chose the Dawabsheh family home and another dwelling in Duma village on the assumption they were inhabited and, before firebombing them,… Read More Israeli court convicts Jewish settler of murder for 2015 Palestine arson attack