Archive for World

2021/02/28 Kremlin critic Navalny begins serving time for parole violation
2021/02/28 France: EU to clear Johnson and Johnson vaccine in March
2021/02/28 UK vaccinates over 20 million people with at least one dose
2021/02/28 Rubber bullets used against protesters outside Thai PM’s residence
2021/02/28 Trump to make first post-presidency speech at conservative conference
2021/02/28 Germany to tighten Covid-19 controls at French border
2021/02/28 Army: Militia raids in eastern DR Congo kill 10 civilians
2021/02/28 Jordan ministers sacked for Covid-19 rules breach
2021/02/28 Pope condemns mass abduction of Nigeria schoolgirls
2021/02/28 Dozens of leading Hong Kong pro-democracy campaigners charged with subversion
2021/02/28 Philippines receives first Covid-19 vaccines from China
2021/02/28 Sri Lanka police arrest ‘exorcist’ after child killed in ritual
2021/02/28 Iran health ministry says coronavirus deaths cross 60,000 mark
2021/02/28 Vatican envoy to Iraq tested Covid-19 positive, say officials
2021/02/28 Eight killed in Myanmar crackdown’s bloodiest day
2021/02/28 Defence Ministry: Russian helicopter makes emergency landing in Syria
2021/02/28 Sources: Mexico’s president expected to ask Biden to share US’ Covid-19 vaccines
2021/02/28 Yemen rebels claim Riyadh strikes, threaten new attacks
2021/02/28 Israel clears Greek tanker over Mediterranean oil spill
2021/02/28 Dozens detained at Kazakh opposition rallies
2021/02/28 Iran, allies could be behind Israeli ship blast, says newspaper
2021/02/28 Russia launches its first Arctic monitoring satellite
2021/02/28 Bangladesh police fire rubber bullets, tear gas at new opposition protests
2021/02/28 Five civilians killed in Yemen port bombardment
2021/02/28 Thousands protest over Argentina ‘VIP vaccinations’ scandal
2021/02/28 US ‘gravely concerned’ over Tigray situation, says Blinken
2021/02/28 Thailand starts Covid-19 vaccination campaign
2021/02/28 Myanmar police crack down on protests for second day; at least two dead
2021/02/28 New York governor accused of sexual harassment by second woman
2021/02/28 Russian opposition marks anniversary of Kremlin critic Nemtsov’s murder
2021/02/28 Venezuelans protest femicide after three women killed
2021/02/28 US authorises J&J Covid vaccine for emergency use
2021/02/28 Hundreds rally in violent anti-lockdown protest in Ireland
2021/02/28 Police van torched in Barcelona protest against rapper’s jailing
2021/02/28 Biden says he will make announcement on Saudi Arabia tomorrow
2021/02/27 Russian scientists say Sputnik V performs well against Covid mutations
2021/02/27 Myanmar ambassador to the United Nations has been fired
2021/02/27 Putin, Biden should aim for more arms curbs, says Gorbachev
2021/02/27 US in delicate balancing act as Saudi prince spared sanctions
2021/02/27 Italy tightens Covid-19 curbs in several regions as cases pick up
2021/02/27 Britain says farewell to pandemic hero Captain Tom Moore
2021/02/27 Biden White House asks ‘Trump who?’ ahead of speech to conservatives
2021/02/27 Kidnappers release Nigerian schoolboys as search for 300 abducted girls continue
2021/02/27 Tunisia’s main party holds street protest, escalating government row
2021/02/27 Scottish Labour elects Anas Sarwar as new leader
2021/02/27 Bangladesh under ‘no obligation’ to accept stranded Rohingya refugees, minister says
2021/02/27 Iran says US air strikes in Syria encourage terrorism in the region
2021/02/27 Philippines extends Covid-19 curbs in capital ahead of vaccine arrivals
2021/02/27 New Zealand’s largest city Auckland back to lockdown after Covid-19 case
2021/02/27 Myanmar envoy urges ‘strongest’ UN action as junta clamps down