Nearly-Forgotten Saint Corona Venerated for Protection Against Epidemics

Though sometimes forgotten, the Orthodox and Catholic Churches have long commemorated a saint who is thought to protect against disease and pandemics, such as...

Erdogan Backs Cleric Who Claims Homosexuality Brings Disease

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan threw his weight behind Turkey’s top Muslim cleric on Monday, who had caused a storm by claiming homosexuality “brings...

Spain Mulls Offering Universal Basic Income in the Wake of Coronavirus Pandemic

Spain is moving to implement a permanent basic income for all citizens as a measure to help workers and families battered by the coronavirus...

Grandmother, 104, Becomes the Oldest Person in the World to Beat Coronavirus

A 104-year-old Italian woman who survived the 1918 Spanish Flu has become the world's oldest person to survive the coronavirus. Ada Zanusso fell ill at...

Snorkeling Mask Turned Into Ventilator For Coronavirus Treatment

A technology start-up in Italy has adapted a full-face snorkeling mask into a viable hospital ventilator for treatment of the novel coronavirus. Isinnova, founded and...

95-Year-Old Italian Becomes the Oldest Woman to Recover from Coronavirus

A 95-year-old became the oldest woman in Italy to recover from the coronavirus, according to a new report. Alma Clara Corsini, from the northern province...

Coronavirus: UEFA Postpones Euro 2020 Championship for One Year

The latest ''victim'' of the global Covid-19 coronavirus pandemic on Tuesday was the Euro, Europe's most well-known and beloved football championship for its national teams. The...

Italy Announces Total Nationwide Coronavirus Lockdown

Italy is now extending its already draconian coronavirus quarantine measures, which include a ban on public gatherings, to the entire country. Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte...

Part of Sir Isaac Newton’s Manuscripts Were Written in Greek

The notebooks in which Isaac Newton worked out the theories on which much of classical science is based were partly written in Greek, proving...

Military Salute by Turkish Kids Condemned in Belgium

Belgian sport officials condemned on Tuesday the military salute given by young football players of Turkish descent apparently to honor the Turkish armed forces...