Daily Archive: September 6, 2020

India Reports More Than 86,000 New COVID-19 Cases

India reported 86,432 new COVID-19 cases Saturday, taking its total infections to 4,023,179, according to Johns Hopkins University. The U.S. and Brazil are the only countries that have more cases...

Typhoon Haishen Lashes Southern Japan

Japan ordered 1.8 million people to evacuate as a powerful typhoon bashed the southern part of the country Sunday. Typhoon Haishen brought strong winds and rain to remote southern islands...

Trainee doctors in discussion over whether to end strike

SEOUL, Trainee doctors were having discussions on Sunday to decide whether to end their strike after the country’s largest doctors’ association agreed to return to work following a deal with...

Moon receives Pope Francis’ message on Korean peace

SEOUL, Pope Francis has sent a verbal message to South Korean President Moon Jae-in expressing hope for peace and reconciliation with North Korea, Cheong Wa Dae said Sunday. The pope...