Monday, May 10, 2021

What Biden should do about the Balkans

As United States President Joe Biden passed his first 100 days in office, it appeared that his administration was putting foreign policy lower...

Afghans hold funeral for victims of Kabul school bomb blasts

Dozens of young girls have been buried at a desolate hilltop cemetery in Kabul, a day after a secondary school was targeted in...

Lebanon NGO tackles food crisis head on with wheat production

Beirut, Lebanon – As the deepening economic crisis continues, the soaring prices of basic necessities like bread have pushed many Lebanese below the...

Plunging back to earth: Chinese rocket makes re-entry

China says debris of Long March 5B landed in Indian Ocean and that most of it was burned up in the atmosphere.Remnants of...

SNP to seek Scottish independence vote after election victory

Glasgow, Scotland – Scotland’s ruling party secured an unprecedented fourth successive term in government on Saturday after cruising to victory in the Scottish...

EU and India agree to resume long-stalled trade talks

The European Union and India have agreed to resume stalled free trade negotiations and seek closer cooperation to combat climate change at a...

Death toll from police raid in Rio de Janeiro favela rises to 28

Amnesty International says anti-drug trafficking operation in Jacarezinho favela ‘reprehensible and unjustifiable’.The death toll from a Brazilian police raid this week in a...

COVID-stricken Iran to ban local travel ahead of Eid al-Fitr

Tehran, Iran – As Iranian authorities hope the country could soon overcome a fourth major wave of COVID-19 infections, local travel has been...

‘Foreign agents and extremists’: Russia’s attack on critics

Critical journalists and dissidents in Russia face the latest threat to their survival. Source link

Colombia’s Duque seeks to calm protest as grievances fester

Colombian President Ivan Duque has met with political opponents and expressed more optimism than his critics about progress made towards calming more than...