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Argentine ex-president charged in spying...

Argentine ex-president charged in spying...

Latin America

Thu, Dec 2 2021

He is also charged with ‘creating conditions for data of persons to be collected, stored and...

Meghan urges tabloid shake-up after...

Meghan urges tabloid shake-up after...

Europe

Thu, Dec 2 2021

The Duchess of Sussex, said she hoped the ruling would embolden others to hold tabloids to account

UN says aid needs will surge in 2022...

UN says aid needs will surge in...

World

Thu, Dec 2 2021

The UN humanitarian agency OCHA estimated that 274 million people worldwide

Delhi shuts schools, colleges again...

Delhi shuts schools, colleges again...

South Asia

Thu, Dec 2 2021

Delhi's foul air is putting more children in hospital with breathing problems

Germany, US take new Covid restrictions...

Germany, US take new Covid...

Europe

Thu, Dec 2 2021

'Situation is very serious,' say Germany's Merkel

US, Europe expand sanctions on Belarus...

US, Europe expand sanctions on...

Europe

Thu, Dec 2 2021

The US Treasury also restricted the trading of some Belarus sovereign debt by US entities

Ukraine crisis builds towards Biden-Putin...

Ukraine crisis builds towards Biden-Putin...

Europe

Thu, Dec 2 2021

Western powers have been sounding the alarm for weeks about Russia massing troops along the border with...

Twitter shuts propaganda accounts in...

Twitter shuts propaganda accounts in...

World

Thu, Dec 2 2021

Twitter has faced criticism over failures to tackle misinformation on its platform as well as racist,...

Myanmar junta, Taliban condemn move...

Myanmar, Taliban condemn move to deny...

World

Thu, Dec 2 2021

Myanmar has been in turmoil since the military ousted Suu Kyi's government

Israel calls on world powers to stop...

Israel calls on world powers to stop...

Middle East

Thu, Dec 2 2021

Under the 2015 deal, no uranium enrichment is supposed to be carried out at Fordow at all

UN chief: Involve persons with disabilities...

UN chief: We need persons with disabilities...

World

Thu, Dec 2 2021

At least one billion persons with disabilities are hit by the pandemic, says the UN...

United States is world's biggest plastic...

US is world's biggest plastic polluter,...

Business

Thu, Dec 2 2021

Overall, the US contributed around 42 million metric tons (MMT) in plastic waste in 2016 -- more than...

India reports first Omicron cases, no...

India reports first Omicron cases

South Asia

Thu, Dec 2 2021

Two cases detected in Karnataka showing mild symptoms

Olympic Committee says has held second...

IOC says had second video call with...

World

Thu, Dec 2 2021

The tennis doubles former world number one appeared “safe and well”, says IOC

Barrier-breaking smash hit 'Money Heist'...

'Money Heist' reaches end

Showtime

Thu, Dec 2 2021

The New York Times praised the series and its twists and turns as a "joy ride in every...

UK approves GSK Covid drug, appears...

UK clears GSK drug, appears effective...

Coronavirus

Thu, Dec 2 2021

A single dose was found to reduce risk of hospitalization and death by 79% in high-risk adults

Global Covid cases surpass 263...

Global Covid cases cross 263m

Coronavirus

Thu, Dec 2 2021

Omicron raised alarm because of its sheer number of mutations; more than prior variants had

First Omicron case in US adds to global...

US reports first Omicron case in traveller...

Coronavirus

Thu, Dec 2 2021

Fully vaccinated person who returned from South Africa on Nov 22 tests positive seven days later

WTA suspends tournaments in China over...

WTA suspends China tournaments over...

World

Thu, Dec 2 2021

Peng's whereabouts became a matter of international concern after a nearly 3-week public absence...

Study: Arctic rainfall could dominate...

‘Arctic rainfall could dominate...

World

Wed, Dec 1 2021

The Arctic is warming much faster than the rest of the planet

Taliban urges US to release frozen funds...

Taliban urges US to release frozen...

South Asia

Wed, Dec 1 2021

The UN has warned that around 22 million people, will face an 'acute' food shortage in the winter...