Archive for World

2021/04/13 Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong jailed for four months for 2019 protest
2021/04/13 Philippines summons Chinese ambassador over vessels in disputed waters
2021/04/13 China urges US to refrain from playing with fire on Taiwan issue
2021/04/13 Russia reports 8,173 new Covid-19 cases, 338 deaths
2021/04/13 Austrian Health Minister Anschober says he is stepping down, exhausted
2021/04/13 Australia Post ex-CEO says PM Morrison ‘humiliated’ her over Cartier watch bonus
2021/04/13 German government seeks law change to take back pandemic control from states
2021/04/13 Iran’s Zarif warns US against sabotage, sanctions
2021/04/13 India approves Russia’s Sputnik V Covid-19 vaccine
2021/04/13 Thailand reports 965 new Covid-19 cases as biggest holiday begins
2021/04/13 Australia reports second Astrazeneca blood clot case, vaccine rollout steady
2021/04/13 Understanding the plan to release treated Fukushima water
2021/04/13 Myanmar activists cancel new year festivities, hold silent protests
2021/04/13 Covid-19 pandemic ‘a long way from over’, WHO’s Tedros says
2021/04/13 China says release of Fukushima water ‘extremely irresponsible’
2021/04/13 World Bank, Gavi urge countries with excess Covid-19 vaccines to release them
2021/04/13 Japan to release treated Fukushima water into the sea, says PM
2021/04/13 Philippines’ Duterte reappears in public, dismisses rumours of health problems
2021/04/13 Police say Minnesota officer in Black man's killing mistakenly fired gun instead of Taser
2021/04/13 Regeneron says antibody injection drastically reduced Covid infection
2021/04/13 Biden warns ‘no justification’ for violent protest after ‘tragic’ police shooting
2021/04/13 Curfew in Minneapolis after police killing of Black man
2021/04/13 Teething problems: Bidens’ dog Major goes back to school
2021/04/13 Pandemic hits ‘critical point’ as Europe deaths top one million
2021/04/13 UK hits key vaccine target just as pubs, shops and salons reopen
2021/04/13 Study: English Covid variant not linked to more serious infections
2021/04/13 Student shot dead at Knoxville high school after police say he fired on them
2021/04/12 Gunman shoots man dead, injures woman in front of Paris hospital
2021/04/12 Two ex-Milosevic aides played pivotal role in 1990s Balkan wars, say UN prosecutors
2021/04/12 Russian prison threatens to force feed hunger-striking Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny, say allies
2021/04/12 EU sanctions Iran militia, police, three prisons over 2019 protests
2021/04/12 Taiwan reports largest incursion yet by Chinese air force
2021/04/12 ‘Stand tall’: Hong Kong media tycoon Lai writes letter from jail
2021/04/12 Indian panel gives emergency approval for Russia's Sputnik V vaccine, say sources
2021/04/12 UK opens official investigation into former PM Cameron’s lobbying, reports The Sun
2021/04/12 Syrian air force may have dropped chlorine bomb on town in rebel area in 2018, says chemical arms watchdog
2021/04/12 US top diplomat, defence chief to consult with Nato allies this week, says statement
2021/04/12 Police seek arrest of Italian middleman in Vatican property deal
2021/04/12 Yemen’s Huthi rebels claim strikes on Saudi oil plants
2021/04/12 Developments in Iran ‘not positive’ for nuclear talks, says Germany
2021/04/12 Bangladesh shuts down offices, transport amid pandemic surge
2021/04/12 Merkel party chief confident as leadership contest heats up
2021/04/12 Myanmar's Suu Kyi hit with new criminal charge
2021/04/12 Myanmar activists call for New Year defiance; Suu Kyi due for video hearing
2021/04/12 India overtakes Brazil as second worst-hit Covid-19 country
2021/04/12 Virginia police officer accused of assaulting US Army officer fired
2021/04/12 Indecisive Peru presidential vote amid deadly Covid-19 surge
2021/04/12 Japan begins Covid-19 shots for over 65s as fourth infection wave looms
2021/04/12 After outcry, VICE removes images adding smiles to Khmer Rouge victims
2021/04/12 Cyclone destroys houses, cuts power on Australia’s west coast