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CODECO rebel attack kills 15 people in eastern DRC

Mon, 02/19/2024 - 09:52
Violence has been on the rise in the conflict-hit eastern DR Congo in recent weeks as multiple armed groups wreak havoc.

Photo that broke 1,000 hearts: A mother killed by Israel, a son’s farewell

Mon, 02/19/2024 - 09:52
Barely out of boyhood, Shehab has to contend with losing his mother, the linchpin of his life.

Israel’s war on Gaza: List of key events, day 136

Mon, 02/19/2024 - 09:36
Palestine will speak as the ICJ begins six days of hearings looking into the legality of Israel’s 57-year occupation.

Oppenheimer triumphs at 2024 BAFTA Film Awards

Mon, 02/19/2024 - 09:26
An epic about the making of the atomic bomb wins seven prizes, including best picture, director and actor.

Four people hit by lightning near Australia’s Sydney Opera House

Mon, 02/19/2024 - 09:02
More than 10,000 households and businesses left without power due to intense thunderstorms.

Brazil’s President Lula compares Israel’s war on Gaza to the Holocaust

Mon, 02/19/2024 - 08:47
Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva has accused Israel of committing genocide in Gaza.

UK’s Starmer calls for a ‘ceasefire that lasts’ in Israel’s war on Gaza

Mon, 02/19/2024 - 08:38
Opposition leader's comments come before a Parliament debate on a motion urging an immediate truce in Gaza.

What’s the ICJ case against Israel’s illegal occupation of Palestine?

Mon, 02/19/2024 - 06:18
The ICJ will hear 52 countries on the legal consequences of Israel's occupation of the West Bank and East Jerusalem.

How RSS textbooks are reshaping Indian history and science under Modi

Mon, 02/19/2024 - 06:06
Chain of schools run by BJP's far-right ideological mentor served as a laboratory for government changes to syllabuses.

Ukraine accuses Russia of killing unarmed prisoners after fall of Avdiivka

Mon, 02/19/2024 - 05:42
Security Service of Ukraine announces probe after footage of alleged executions circulates on Telegram messaging app.

ICJ to hold hearings on Israel’s occupation of Palestinian territories

Mon, 02/19/2024 - 05:12
Hearings into the legality of Israel's 57-year occupation are separate from the genocide case brought by South Africa.

Year of the Dragon: China faces critical moment in push to revive economy

Mon, 02/19/2024 - 04:51
Analysts say Beijing needs to roll out measures to stimulate greater domestic consumption amid slowing growth.

As Thailand’s Thaksin goes free, questions about his political future loom

Mon, 02/19/2024 - 04:43
Ex-prime minister's release caps period of reconciliation between his populist movement and conservative establishment.

Dozens killed in ‘largest’ tribal clashes in Papua New Guinea

Mon, 02/19/2024 - 03:07
Police retrieve 64 bodies after fighting breaks out between rival tribes in Papua New Guinea's northern highlands.

Navalny’s widow Yulia will meet EU foreign ministers, Borrell says

Sun, 02/18/2024 - 21:52
Russian opposition leader Alexey Navalny died in a Russian jail after spending more than three years behind bars.

Can Benjamin Netanyahu resist the revolt against his leadership?

Sun, 02/18/2024 - 21:33
Calls are growing louder in Israel for the resignation of the Israeli prime minister.

Palestinians live in scarcity in Rafah as Israeli ground assault looms

Sun, 02/18/2024 - 20:03
Palestinians struggle to access basic necessities as Israeli attacks continue on Rafah in Gaza.

US carries out five strikes in Houthi-controlled areas of Yemen

Sun, 02/18/2024 - 18:49
US says it hit three mobile anti-ship cruise missiles, one unmanned underwater vessel and one unmanned surface vessel.

Hard void to fill: Navalny’s death poses challenges for Russian opposition

Sun, 02/18/2024 - 17:53
The anti-corruption campaigner and opposition leader leaves a legacy of 'the struggle for Russia's better future'.

Disappearing eels and the fight for a centuries-old livelihood

Sun, 02/18/2024 - 17:23
Fishermen on the waters of Northern Ireland's Lough Neagh battle for their catch's future and a traditional way of life.