Powerful earthquake strikes Greece & Turkey

A powerful earthquake has struck the Greek island of Samos and Turkey’s Aegean coast. The 7.0 magnitude tremor, about 17km (11 miles) off the coast of western Izmir province, was…

Bobby Ball dies aged 76 after Covid-19 diagnosis

Bobby Ball, has died at the age of 76, after the actor tested positive for Covid-19, his manager has confirmed. Leading the tributes, Cannon said: “Rock on, my good friend,…

Taiwan hits 200 days without a locally transmitted Covid-19 case

Taiwan has marked its 200th consecutive day without a locally transmitted case of Covid-19. Taiwan’s landmark achievement comes amid new lockdowns in France and Germany. The state of Florida, which…

Apple One launches new subscription bundles

Apple has launched its Apple One subscription bundles, starting at $14.95 a month, on Friday. The Individual costs $14.95 a month and includes includes Apple Music, Apple TV+, Apple Arcade…

Netflix raises prices on standard & premium plans

Netflix has raised the prices of its standard and premium plans to $13.99 and $17.99 per month, on Thursday. Prior to the development, the plans were priced at $12.99 and…

US breaks daily record for covid cases with 91 000 new infections

The United States has broken its single-day record for new coronavirus infections, reporting over 91 000 new cases on Thursday. The spike in cases comes less than a week before…

US Elections: Trump and Biden duel in Florida

US President Donald Trump and his Democratic rival Joe Biden have held duelling rallies in the critical election state of Florida. Celebrating soaring economic figures, Mr Trump, a Republican, said…

HARARE: Agricultural show kicks off after postponement

By ZBC Reporter The 2020 edition of the Zimbabwe Agricultural Show, ZAS, kicked off on Wednesday boosting confidence in the business sector over productivity at the annual event. This comes…

Govt calls for climate change adaptation plan

By ZBC Reporter Government has noted knowledge gaps in climate change issues, amid commitment to the enhancement of citizens’ participation in the national adaptation plan.   The Ministry of Environment,…

Algeria: President tranferred to Germany for “medical check-ups

Algeria’s President Abdelmajid Tebboune has been transferred to Germany for “medical check-ups” amid speculation that he’s been infected by corona virus. The emergency has come just days before a referendum…