Top 10 world news today: Iran's COVID-19 cases, cyber attack on British airline and more

WION Web Team
New Delhi, Delhi, IndiaUpdated: May 19, 2020, 07:52 PM IST


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Here are top stories that made rounds in the world arena today.

Iran has 7,199 fatalities due to COVID-19 with 124,603 virus cases

A cyber attack on British airline easyJet was able to access the email and travel details of around 9 million customers, as well as the credit card details of more than 2,000 of them.

People taken ill by coronavirus infection may experience mental health issues such as delirium and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) while hospitalised and potentially even after they recover, a study has claimed.

Mao, who now runs a home decoration business in Sichuan, said he would move to Xi'an to live with his biological parents.

The elaphrosaur was a member of the theropod family of dinosaurs that included all of the predatory species.

The findings were published in the journal Developmental Cell, and may explain why smokers appear to be particularly vulnerable to severe COVID-19 disease.

Russia has seen a decline in daily cases, the country has recorded cases below 10,000 for the fourth day in a row.

The United States has become the epicenter of the virus with over 90,000 deaths and over 1.4 million infections

The U.N. Report blamed the Taliban for killing 208 civilians in April, while 172 civilians were killed in the month by the Afghan National Security and Defense Force.

The man, driving his boat out, swimming over to the whale and untangling the whale. Upon his return to shore, he was fined by officials he told Australian media.