Developed by drugmaker Merck, the drug is designed to introduce errors into the genetic code of the virus that causes Covid-19 and is taken twice a day for five days.
Drug overdoses soared due to the long cycle of pandemic-induced isolation, killing 93,331 Americans in 2020.
The Turkish police department’s report on narcoterrorism shows the PKK terror outfit having made billions of dollars from drug trafficking from the Middle East to Western Europe.
Oregonians voted in favour of measures to legalise the personal possession of hard drugs like cocaine, heroin, methamphetamine, LSD, oxycodone and others.
The drugmaker has said it is now talking with the FDA about an emergency use authorisation for its experimental dual antibody cocktail for Covid-19.
The United States renews calls for a political solution in Libya as it slaps sanctions over smuggling out of the war-torn nation.
Police said the dumping of bullet-riddled bodies in different parts of the country indicates there is a fight going on between organised crime groups.
It was the first criminal case where a death sentence was pronounced by remote hearing in Singapore.
Scientists are racing to identify effective medicines to use against the new coronavirus, but there is currently no treatment, cure or vaccine.
Partial data released from three different trials of the investigational treatment drug remdesivir is creating both excitement and some confusion.
Joaquín Guzman Loera, known as El Chapo, will be standing trial in New York under high security. And a total of 27 people have so far been dismissed as potential jurors, out of nearly 60 who have been questioned.
Turkey's Interior Minister Suleyman Soylu said terrorist organisations sell drugs to buy weapons and PKK is the strongest drug cartel in Europe, controlling most of the traffic.
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