Infection tally worldwide: The number of global coronavirus cases climbed above 110 million during the day on Tuesday, data compiled by Worldometer showed.
U.S-United States Secretary of State Antony Blinken revealed on Wednesday that Washington will provide $200 million for the World Health Organization (WHO) by the end of February.
Italy: First Italian case of rare new Covid variant detected in Naples
Mexico: Mexico on Wednesday made a plea at the U.N. Security Council for countries to stop hoarding vaccines against COVID-19 as poorer ones fall behind in the race to vaccinate their citizens
Switzerland: Switzerland plans cautious easing of pandemic lockdown from March
Palestine: Gaza gets its first COVID-19 vaccine shipment
Algeria: The Algerian government has adopted new measures to eased restrictions imposed to limit the spread of the Coronavirus in the country, they will take effect from February 15th.
Australia: Facebook to restrict Australian publishers
Nigeria: Unidentified gunmen killed a student in an overnight attack on a boarding school in the north-central Nigerian state of Niger on Wednesday and kidnapped 42 people including 27 students, the state governor said.
Greece: Rare snowstorm leaves 3 dead