NYPD ends 2020 with 97-per-cent jump in shootings, a 16-year high

DZ Bank: Germans’ financial assets at record high of over 7 trillion

Economists: German property prices to keep rising, albeit slowly

United States surpasses 20 million confirmed coronavirus cases

South Korea extends coronavirus restrictions around Seoul

BioNTech boss hopes to have boosted production plan by late January

Masks mandatory in Sydney amid growing coronavirus cases

Venezuela to implement seven-day hard lockdown to slow coronavirus

Germany’s coronavirus cases, deaths well down on New Year’s Day

2020 ends with muted celebrations, as world hopes for a better 2021

With Brexit complete, Britain and the EU begin new era of relations

Britain has left the EU single market – here’s what will change

Trump extends freeze on some work visas until March

US police: Hospital worker arrested for destroying 500 vaccine doses

DC police to enhance security at Jan 6 session to certify election

Taiwan President willing to have respectful dialogue with China

Mexico seized 486 per cent more fentanyl in 2020 than previous year

Australia changes one word in national anthem in ‘spirit of unity’

London light show honours health care workers

Ten years on, Japan’s Fukushima victims worry they’ve been forgotten