Dozens have been detained and fined as anti-government protesters held numerous smaller rallies in occupied Palestine in defiance of coronavirus lockdown measures that ban people from gathering more than 1km from home.
Iran on Saturday announced a one-week closure of certain businesses and institutions in Tehran Province to contain the spread of the coronavirus pandemic.
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s government is seeking to avoid a full national lockdown to prevent unemployment soaring into the millions.
Schools in Iran are preparing to begin the new year as new infections and deaths from the coronavirus have dwindled in recent weeks.
Germany will not need another national lockdown over the winter to keep the coronavirus under control despite rising infections, Health Minister Jens Spahn said on Wednesday.
Payroll figures in the UK show 730,000 people have lost their jobs since the start of the coronavirus crisis lockdown.
Two thirds of the UK businesses say they are now ‘fully operational’ after the coronavirus lockdown, up from half in June, according to a survey on Sunday.
The Iranian Basketball Super League (IBSL) 2020-21 Season will start on October 15.
The UK Embassy in Tehran in its Twitter account announced that it has resumed issuing visas for Iranians after some years of the shutdown of the visa office.
Countries around Asia are confronting the second wave of coronavirus infections and are clamping down again to try to contain the disease.