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Saturday July 11th, 2020 7:18AM
Virus cases up sharply in Africa, India as inequality stings
South Africa’s confirmed coronavirus cases have doubled in two weeks to a quarter-million, and India has seen its biggest daily spike as its total passed 800,000
6:57AM ( 5 minutes ago )
Survivors mark 25th anniversary of Srebrenica massacre
Survivors of the 1995 Srebrenica massacre have gathered to commemorate the 25th anniversary of the atrocity, the only crime in Europe since World War II that has been declared a genocide
6:22AM ( 40 minutes ago )
Asia Today: Australia Victoria state daily cases drop to 216
The beleaguered Australian state of Victoria has received some good news with health officials reporting 216 new cases of COVID-19 in the past 24 hours, down from the record 288 the previous day
12:47AM ( 6 hours ago )
The Latest: India cases pass 800,000 with record daily jump
India’s coronavirus cases have passed 800,000 with the biggest spike of 27,114 cases in the past 24 hours, causing nearly a dozen states to impose a partial lockdown in high-risk areas
12:45AM ( 6 hours ago )
AP Explains: Why India cases are rising to multiple peaks
In three weeks, India has shot up from the world’s sixth worst-affected country by the coronavirus pandemic to the third
11:54PM ( 7 hours ago )
Singapore's ruling party holds on to power but faces setback
Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong’s long-governing party has comfortably won Friday’s general elections as expected amid the coronavirus pandemic but faced a setback as the opposition made minor gains
11:34PM ( 7 hours ago )
Hundreds try to storm Serbian parliament as protests heat up
Police fired tear gas at hundreds of demonstrators who tried to storm Serbia’s parliament
8:37PM ( 10 hours ago )
Turkey's president formally makes Hagia Sophia a mosque
The president of Turkey has formally converted Istanbul’s sixth-century Hagia Sophia back into a mosque, hours after a high court annulled a 1934 decision that had made the religious landmark a museum
7:07PM ( 11 hours ago )
COVID hits dozens of Latin leaders, including presidents
The COVID-19 pandemic is sweeping through  the leadership of Latin America,  with two more presidents and a powerful official testing positive this week for the new coronavirus
5:24PM ( 13 hours ago )
AP World News Archive
International
England World Cup winner Jack Charlton dies at 85
Jack Charlton, an uncompromising central defender who played alongside his brother, Bobby, in England’s World Cup-winning side in 1966 before enjoying coaching success with Ireland, has died
4:58AM ( 2 hours ago )
The Latest: Virginia says 2 tested positive for COVID-19
Virginia says two football players have tested positive for COVID-19 and will self-isolate for at least 10 days
3:21PM ( 15 hours ago )