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Trump ordered to pay $354.9m by New York court in civil fraud case

Fri, 02/16/2024 - 21:58
Former US president loses case; banned from serving as officer or director of any New York corporation for three years.

Satellite photos show construction on Egypt’s border with Gaza

Fri, 02/16/2024 - 21:20
Satellite images show Egypt levelling land and building a wall along its border with the Gaza Strip near Rafah

At Rio’s Carnival parades, Yanomami activists fight ‘genocide’ with samba

Fri, 02/16/2024 - 19:31
Activists in Brazil hope to raise awareness that illegal mining activity has sparked a crisis on Indigenous lands.

How likely is a regional conflict in the Middle East?

Fri, 02/16/2024 - 19:28
Israel has ramped up attacks in Lebanon - and Hezbollah has promised to retaliate.

Kremlin critics: What happens to Putin’s most vocal opponents?

Fri, 02/16/2024 - 18:43
During President Vladimir Putin's rule several of his vocal critics have died or been sentenced to lengthy jail terms.

Hezbollah warns that Israel will pay ‘in blood’ for killing civilians

Fri, 02/16/2024 - 18:16
Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah's warning comes days after 10 Lebanese civilians were killed in Israeli air raids.

Palestinians are eating weeds to stay alive in Gaza

Fri, 02/16/2024 - 17:57
Palestinians are being forced to eat weeds and leaves to stay alive in Gaza. The UN says Gaza is on the brink of famine.

The impact of anti-Arab and anti-Muslim sentiment in the US

Fri, 02/16/2024 - 17:45
Following an inflammatory piece in the Wall Street Journal, Marc Lamont Hill talks to Dearborn Mayor Abdullah Hammoud.

At least five patients dead after Israeli army raid on Nasser Hospital

Fri, 02/16/2024 - 17:42
Army arrests 20 people in the raid, saying some were involved in Hamas's October 7 attacks on Israel.

Alexey Navalny’s wife urges world to defeat ‘horrific’ Russian regime

Fri, 02/16/2024 - 17:34
Putin “will be held accountable,” the wife of Alexey Navalny says following her husband's death.

Russia’s Putin will not go unpunished for Navalny’s death, wife Yulia says

Fri, 02/16/2024 - 16:50
The Kremlin critic's mother also said her son was 'alive, healthy and happy' when she saw him this week.

What’s behind Israel’s threat to attack Rafah?

Fri, 02/16/2024 - 16:32
Threats of a full-scale military operation aim to depopulate Gaza and help Netanyahu cling to power, analysts say.

‘It’s not complex, it’s genocide’: Former top UN official on Gaza

Fri, 02/16/2024 - 15:43
'Israel operates under a climate of absolute impunity,' says Craig Mokhiber, former top UN official.

Alexey Navalny timeline: From poisoning to prison to death

Fri, 02/16/2024 - 15:06
Kremlin critic dies after collapsing and losing consciousness at Arctic penal colony, prison authorities say.

Alexey Navalny: An archenemy Putin wouldn’t name and Kremlin couldn’t scare

Fri, 02/16/2024 - 14:42
Navalny was Putin's fiercest political opponent, galvanising Russians who otherwise saw no option to the president.

It is time for a new Africa beyond borders and boundaries

Fri, 02/16/2024 - 14:21
Continental integration must be the primary agenda of this year's African Union Summit in Addis Ababa.

‘Brutally murdered’: World reacts to Alexey Navalny’s death in prison

Fri, 02/16/2024 - 14:10
Leaders say Putin critic 'paid for his courage with his life' and that they hold Russia responsible for his death.

Why is a planned ground attack in Rafah causing alarm?

Fri, 02/16/2024 - 14:04
The UN and international aid groups have warned of a ‘slaughter’ if Israel launches a ground attack in Rafah.

AfCFTA: Can Africa’s new trade treaty boost business on the continent?

Fri, 02/16/2024 - 13:47
African countries that have long traded with others outside the continent are now shipping goods to each other.

India’s Congress says $25m frozen by tax department ahead of election

Fri, 02/16/2024 - 13:02
Main opposition party says bank accounts frozen just weeks before the expected announcement of the general election.