Okonjo-Iweala is 1st woman, African to lead world trade body

Iraq officials: Rockets strike outside airport near US base

UK opens quarantine hotels, pushes on with vaccine drive

UN approves AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine for emergency use


Variants-wary Germany turns back 5,000 at border


Myanmar security forces crack down on anti-coup protesters


Egypt: Archaeologists unearth ancient beer factory in Abydos


Powerful Japan quake sets off landslide, minor injuries


Draghi says he has enough support to form Italy's new govt


WHO chief warns of complacency as global virus cases drop


UN: Over 2 million Yemeni children may starve in 2021


English soccer heads ask Zuckerberg, Dorsey to act on racism


COVID-defying nun toasts 117th birthday with wine and prayer


Biden orders sanctions against Myanmar after military coup


In new tactic, Navalny supporters to rally in courtyards


WHO says coronavirus unlikely to have leaked from China lab


Israeli PM pleads not guilty as corruption trial resumes


New variants raise worry about COVID-19 virus reinfections


Rescuers in India digging for 37 trapped in glacier flood


Water fired at crowd as anti-coup protests swell in Myanmar


Around the globe, virus cancels spring travel for millions


Internet access restored as Myanmar coup protests grow


Glacier breaks in India's north; flood kills 9, 140 missing