Belgium's foreign minister Sophie Wilmes said on Saturday she had tested positive for COVID-19.
Tens of thousands of people took to the streets in a wave of protests across Bangkok and other Thai cities on Saturday in defiance of a government crackdown following three months of demonstrations aimed at the prime minister and monarchy.
The Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) and Dr Reddy's Laboratories Ltd have received renewed approval to conduct late-stage clinical trials in India of the Russian COVID-19 vaccine.
French police have arrested nine people after a man beheaded a school teacher on the street of a Paris suburb on Friday.
Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern's centre-left Labour Party won a landslide victory in New Zealand's general election on Saturday.
More than 39.07 million people have been reported to be infected by the novel coronavirus globally and over 1.09 million have died, according to a Reuters tally published on Saturday.
Austrian Foreign Minister Alexander Schallenberg has tested positive for the coronavirus.
The UAE has confirmed 1,578 new cases of COVID-19 from an additional 114,483 tests.
His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, has congratulated an 11-year-old boy for reading 300 books in a year.