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Merkel presents EU council presidency plans, calls for more unity

Thu, 09/07/2020 - 01:40
Germany's chancellor appeals for unity and solidarity within the EU to tackle the coronavirus pandemic.

Accused Hezbollah financier arrives in Lebanon after US release

Thu, 09/07/2020 - 01:19
Kassem Tajeddine had been detained in the US since 2017 and many speculate his release is part of a deal.

Ashes to Ashes: US Lynchings and a Story of Survival

Thu, 09/07/2020 - 01:00
Winfred Rembert, a survivor of a lynching attempt, befriends fellow artist on a mission to memorialise forgotten names.

COVID-19 cases soar in Central Asia

Thu, 09/07/2020 - 00:41
Former Soviet states are suffering a second wave of cases - since lockdown restrictions were eased two months ago.

Syria's healthcare system in shambles due to war

Thu, 09/07/2020 - 00:41
Years of war have devastated the health system, with aid agencies saying nearly 50 percent of the facilities are out of service.

Pakistan court dismisses challenges to Hindu temple construction

Thu, 09/07/2020 - 00:01
Construction of Hindu place of worship still not assured, as government seeks recommendations from religious body.

Tropical depression floods Indian state of Gujarat

Wed, 08/07/2020 - 23:50
Four days of torrential rains bring widespread flooding to Saurashtra and Kutch regions.

How New Zealand's media endangered public health

Wed, 08/07/2020 - 23:02
The New Zealand government's COVID-19 response was a success story, national media's coverage of it was not.

Gaza: Amputee children play football again as virus curbs eased

Wed, 08/07/2020 - 23:00
Child amputees return to the sport they love as coronavirus restrictions are lifted in Gaza.

Libya: Turkish troops help clear landmines in Tripoli

Wed, 08/07/2020 - 22:50
Turkish troops in Libya help clear landmines left by forces loyal to renegade military commander Khalifa Haftar.

US-Mexico summit: AMLO under fire for plan to meet Trump

Wed, 08/07/2020 - 22:33
Mexico's president is accused of selling out as he prepares to meet Donald Trump at the White House.

A photo of a dead Kashmiri and the making of a macabre narrative

Wed, 08/07/2020 - 22:19
An officially staged photo-op involving a dead Kashmiri and a toddler demonstrates another level of depravity in India.

Death toll in Ethiopia violence over singer's killing hits 239

Wed, 08/07/2020 - 22:14
Protests that erupted last week over murder of popular ethnic Oromo singer Haacaaluu Hundeessaa kill 239, police say.

Iran reports highest one-day COVID-19 death toll since outbreak

Wed, 08/07/2020 - 22:07
Iran has announced its highest single-day death toll since the start of the COVID-19 outbreak there in February.

Zimbabwe Health Minister Obediah Moyo sacked amid graft scandal

Wed, 08/07/2020 - 21:52
Moyo, accused of illegally awarding multi-million-dollar contract for medical supplies, removed 'with immediate effect'.

Airborne coronavirus spread: Five things to know

Wed, 08/07/2020 - 21:44
We answer some questions about the transmission of COVID-19 through the air, the risks and ways to protect yourself.

Russia and China veto UN extension of cross-border aid to Syria

Wed, 08/07/2020 - 21:23
The two nations veto UN resolution to maintain two border crossing points from Turkey to deliver aid to northwest Syria.

UNSC: Russia, China veto cross-border aid extension to Syria

Wed, 08/07/2020 - 20:58
The UNSC resolution would have extended cross-border humanitarian aid to three million Syrians for a year.

Malta allows migrants stranded on animal cargo ship to disembark

Wed, 08/07/2020 - 20:52
Dozens of people disembark from a Lebanese animal transport ship that rescued them five days ago off the Libyan coast.

India arrests South Korean CEO among 12 others over gas leak

Wed, 08/07/2020 - 20:41
The arrests were made under a case of culpable homicide after a leak at a chemical plant killed 12 people in May.