South Koreans head to polls despite global pandemic

SEOUL: Temperature checks on voters, separate booths for those with fevers, special polling stations for the quarantined: South Koreans headed to the polls on Wednesday (Apr 15) with a big turnout expected despite the coronavirus threat. South Korea is the first...

Tornadoes kill at least six in south of US

WASHINGTON: At least six people have died after tornadoes ripped through the southern US state of Mississippi on Sunday (Apr 12), officials said. The tornadoes caused “catastrophic” damage, according to US media, and prompted the National Weather Service...