Alexei Navalny, a staunch critic of Vladimir Putin, announces hunger strike to protest Russian prison treatment

Jailed Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny says he has started a hunger strike to protest the failure of authorities to provide proper treatment for his back and leg pains. In a Russian-language statement … Read More

Data withheld from team probing Covid-19 origins in China: WHO chief

Data was withheld from World Health Organization (WHO)investigators who travelled to China to research the origins of the coronavirus epidemic, WHO director-general Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said on Tuesday. WHO chief … Read More