: :inin Kyiv (EET)

Section: Free Malaysia Today (Malaysia)

      In Senate deal, Trump impeachment trial put off until early February
      Jan23

      In Senate deal, Trump impeachment trial put off until early February

      The charge stems from Trump’s incendiary speech to supporters before they stormed the Capitol on Jan 6. (AP pic)WASHINGTON: The leaders of the US Senate agreed on Friday to push back former President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial by two weeks, giving the chamber more time to focus on President Joe Biden’s legislative agenda...

      Pfizer-BioNTech agree to supply Covid vaccine scheme co-led by WHO
      Jan22

      Pfizer-BioNTech agree to supply Covid vaccine scheme co-led by WHO

      LONDON: Pfizer and BioNTech have agreed to supply their Covid-19 vaccine to the World Health Organization co-led Covax vaccine access scheme, two sources familiar with the deal said, the latest in a series of shots to be included in the project aimed at lower-income countries. The deal is expected to be announced on Friday, according to the...

      Russia says better ties with US up to Biden
      Jan20

      Russia says better ties with US up to Biden

      MOSCOW: The Kremlin said Wednesday that any improvement in Moscow’s tense relationship with Washington would depend on Joe Biden when he enters the White House. The US recently blamed Kremlin-backed hackers for a massive cyber attack that breached government institutions, adding to a long list of grievances plaguing ties between the former...

      Meet the Bidens: America’s new ‘first family’
      Jan18

      Meet the Bidens: America’s new ‘first family’

      Joe Biden arrives with wife Jill Biden to speak to supporters in Wilmington, Delaware on Nov 4. (AP pic)WASHINGTON: President-elect Joe Biden and his wife Jill will become the new White House residents when he takes office on Wednesday. Biden has made his family a major focus throughout his career, and his 2020 presidential campaign thrust them...

      Biden eyes ex-Obama staff, veterans for State posts
      Jan17

      Biden eyes ex-Obama staff, veterans for State posts

      Biden wants to return to the accord under which Iran drastically slashed its nuclear program in exchange for promises of sanctions relief. (AP pic)WASHINGTON: The lead US negotiator of the Iran nuclear accord and a battle-tested hawk on Russia were named Saturday to top posts in President-elect Joe Biden’s State Department, signaling a...

      Prosecute Congress members who helped pro-Trump siege, calls Pelosi
      Jan16

      Prosecute Congress members who helped pro-Trump siege, calls Pelosi

      House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has announced a security review of the Capitol attack. (AP pic)WASHINGTON: Any members of the US Congress who helped a crowd of President Donald Trump’s supporters storm the Capitol should face criminal prosecution, House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on Friday. The unprecedented Jan 6 attack on the...

      Now that Trump is impeached again, what’s next?
      Jan14

      Now that Trump is impeached again, what’s next?

      Trump has expressed interest in potentially running for president again in 2024. (AP pic)WASHINGTON: The US House of Representatives impeached President Donald Trump on Wednesday for a second time – just days before he is scheduled to leave office – raising questions about what happens next. The House voted 232-197 to impeach the president, with...

      WHO warns second year of pandemic ‘could even be tougher’
      Jan14

      WHO warns second year of pandemic ‘could even be tougher’

      Medical workers transfer a Covid-19 patient to a hospital in Lviv, Western Ukraine on Jan 4. (AP pic)GENEVA: The second year of the Covid-19 pandemic may be tougher than the first given how the new coronavirus is spreading, especially in the northern hemisphere as more infectious variants circulate, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on...

      Democrats step up Trump impeachment drive after Capitol riot
      Jan12

      Democrats step up Trump impeachment drive after Capitol riot

      A police munition explodes as Trump supporters gather in front of the US Capitol last week. (Reuters pic)WASHINGTON: Democrats will give President Donald Trump one last chance on Tuesday to leave office days before his term expires or face an unprecedented second impeachment over his supporters’ deadly Jan 6 assault on the US Capitol. The...

      Pelosi says she’s ready to start impeaching Trump once again
      Jan11

      Pelosi says she’s ready to start impeaching Trump once again

      Pelosi has said that Trump ‘represents an imminent threat’ to the Constitution and ‘our Democracy’. (AP pic)WASHINGTON: US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Sunday she would push ahead with efforts to remove President Donald Trump from office during the final days of his administration after his supporters’ violent attack on the...