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Should western sanctions on Zimbabwean entities be lifted?

1 hour 26 min ago
United Nations special rapporteur urges end to measures imposed by US, EU and UK.

Syringe shortfall threatens Africa’s COVID vaccine drive

1 hour 27 min ago
UNICEF is predicting an 'imminent shortfall' of up to 2.2 billion of the single-use syringes used to give jabs.

Facebook changes name to Meta to highlight virtual reality shift

2 hours 9 min ago
Name change decouples Facebook's corporate identity from its eponymous social network, which is under increasing fire.

US reaches $88m settlement for Black victims of white supremacist

2 hours 26 min ago
Families of 9 people killed by Dylann Roof in 2015 and 5 survivors of Charleston shooting will split the money.

Argentina’s Macri testifies in court on espionage charges

2 hours 33 min ago
The former president denies any wrongdoing and says the charges against him are politically motivated.

Oil giants urged to cut off funds to climate-change denial groups

2 hours 40 min ago
Lawmakers want oil firms to quit the American Petroleum Institute.

UN calls on Sudan’s military to restore transitional government

3 hours 36 min ago
UN Security Council expresses 'serious concern' over the military coup in Sudan but fails to take stronger action.

Why is Israel labelling Palestinian rights groups ‘terrorists’?

3 hours 42 min ago
Rights advocates say Israel's move is a dangerous escalation in its campaign to silence Palestinian civil society.

What do US job seekers want? Higher pay and remote work

3 hours 59 min ago
Employers offering fatter paycheques and remote work opportunities are scoring points with US job seekers.

US sanctions two Lebanese businessmen, a lawmaker for corruption

4 hours 30 min ago
According to the decision, all property and interests belonging to the three men in the United States will be blocked.

Russia ‘weaponising’ gas supply in Moldova dispute, EU says

5 hours 42 sec ago
Moldova has declared a state of emergency over gas crunch after Russian supplier Gazprom raised prices.

Vietnam jails five journalists for ‘anti-state’ Facebook posts

5 hours 2 min ago
Journalists found guilty of 'abusing democratic rights and freedoms to infringe upon the interests of the state'.

Biden hails domestic policy victory before heading abroad

5 hours 2 min ago
Biden unveiled a pared down social services package he says will unite the party, hours before departing for G20, COP26.

US Justice Dept toughens policies towards white-collar crime

5 hours 14 min ago
FBI agents to be assigned to corporate misconduct, prosecutors urged to be bold in holding companies accountable.

Regional Integration in the MENA region: A call for action

5 hours 23 min ago
The benefits of regional integration include growth spillovers, larger markets, and production scale economies.

Ethiopia air raid on Tigray kills six, including children

5 hours 58 min ago
Gov't says attack hit a factory in Mekelle used by TPLF but hospital, rebel sources say a residential area was hit.

US GDP growth slows sharply in Q3 as consumers downshift spending

8 hours 4 min ago
Covid-19 cases, surging inflation and ebbing federal financial lifelines are weighing on the US economic recovery.

Will the US reinstate the ‘Remain in Mexico’ policy?

8 hours 11 min ago
In response to court ruling, US President Joe Biden's administration plans to restart a policy it tried to end.

Critics walk out as Lebanon parliament reaffirms March 2022 poll

8 hours 35 min ago
MPs from President Michel Aoun's party reiterate objections to early polls amid rising political tensions.

Why is white supremacy growing in the United States?

8 hours 40 min ago
President Biden promised to confront white supremacy but past notions on race persist – and flourish – among Americans.