US, Russia to hold first space security talks since 2013

WASHINGTON (REUTERS) - The United States and Russia next week will conduct their first formal, bilateral talks on space security since 2013, following a US allegation that Russia tested a space-based anti-satellite weapon this month, a US official said on Friday (July 24). Washington hopes to promote norms of responsible behaviour in outer space, the … Continue reading US, Russia to hold first space security talks since 2013

WHO reports record daily increase in global coronavirus cases, up over 284,000

GENEVA (REUTERS) - The World Health Organisation (WHO) reported a record increase in global coronavirus cases on Friday (July 24), with the total rising by 284,196 in 24 hours. Deaths rose by 9,753, the biggest one-day increase since a record high of 9,797 deaths on April 30. A health worker collects a swab sample from … Continue reading WHO reports record daily increase in global coronavirus cases, up over 284,000