A US man has become the first person in the world to get a heart transplant from a genetically-modified pig. David Bennett, 57, is doing well three days after the experimental seven-hour procedure in Baltimore, doctors say. The transplant was c..
A German campaigner is hoping the emotional appeal of 700 sheep forming the shape of a giant syringe will reach the hearts and minds of people hesitating to take a COVID-19 injection. Germany has lower vaccination rates most other Western European..
Gilad Erdan and former ambassador Danny Danon face online backlash after criticising Harry Potter star who expressed solidarity with Palestinians Israel's ambassador to the United Nations lashed out at actress Emma Watson on Monday after the H..
Denmark's government has set a target of eliminating fossil fuel-powered domestic aircraft by 2030. Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen remarked in her New Year's message that she wants to "make flying green." However she acknowl..
In France, a new law prohibiting the use of plastic packaging on most fruits and vegetables takes effect on January 1st. Cucumbers, lemons and oranges are among the 30 varieties banned from being wrapped in plastic. Larger packs as well as chop..
TC Candler named Muslim Somali model Halima Aden one of the top '100 Most Beautiful Faces of 2021' in their 32nd annual independent critics list, which was revealed on Tuesday. Aden - the first hijab-wearing supermodel -&nbs..
Emirates News Agency from Abu Dhabi reported, Unvaccinated Emirates citizens will not be allowed to travel outside the United Arab Emirates starting January 10, 2022. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, in collabora..
Amazon has updated its Alexa voice assistant after it "challenged" a 10-year-old girl to touch a coin to the prongs of a half-inserted plug. The suggestion came after the girl asked Alexa for a "challenge to do". "Plug ..
France will pay intensive care nurses an extra 100 euros per month from January as it seeks to improve work conditions for staff exhausted by the fight against COVID-19, Prime Minister Jean Castex said on Tuesday. "This is about improving att..
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