Tuesday, July 27, 2021

Norway ten years after the Utøya massacre

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Last week, Norway marked 10 years since the darkest day in its recent history. On July 22, 2011, a white Norwegian right-wing extremist...

Clashes outside Tunisia’s parliament a day after PM sacked

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Clashes around army-barricaded parliament a day after President Saied removed the gov’t and legislature following nationwide protests.Street clashes outside army-barricaded parliament, a day...

Man accused of trying to kill Mali president dies in custody

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Suspect was arrested following the assassination attempt at Bamako’s Grand Mosque on Tuesday.A man accused of trying to kill Mali’s military strongman Assimi...

Kais Saied: The political outsider accused of a coup

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President accused of attack on Tunisian democracy after sacking the country’s prime minister and suspending parliament.Tunisia’s president described his election victory in 2019...

US civil rights activist Robert Moses dies at age 86

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Robert Parris Moses, a United States civil rights activist who endured beatings and jail while leading black voter registration drives in the American...

Democrats name Republican Trump critic to Capitol riot panel

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Adam Kinzinger will join committee investigating January’s deadly US Capitol insurrection, House Speaker Pelosi says.Democratic Party leader Nancy Pelosi has named a Republican...

Indonesia extends COVID curbs by a week as hospitals deluged

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Indonesia has become Asia’s COVID-19 epicentre with hospitals overwhelmed, particularly on the densely populated island of Java and on Bali.Indonesia extended its COVID-19 restrictions by a week...

Asian champions Qatar beat El Salvador to reach Gold Cup semis

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Ali scores brace for Qatar while holders Mexico thrash Honduras to book their place in the last-four.Al Moez Ali scored twice, making Asian...

Timeline: Major events in US-China relations since 1949

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The United States’ second-highest diplomat will meet with China’s foreign minister on Sunday for talks amid mounting tensions between Washington and Beijing. The meeting...

Nearly 60 prosecuted over Cuba demonstrations, says top official

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Hundreds were arrested during protests this month and many face charges of contempt, public disorder and vandalism.Nearly 60 people have been prosecuted in...