• Tuesday, Jan 19, 2021
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2 UN troops killed in Central Africa...

2 UN troops killed in Central...

Africa

Tue, Jan 19 2021

The peacekeepers -- a Gabonese and a Moroccan -- were killed in an ambush on their convoy near the southern...

US inaugurations: High drama and sore...

US inaugurations: High drama and sore...

North America

Tue, Jan 19 2021

On Wednesday, Biden will be sworn in and the Trump presidency will end

Turkey hits Twitter with ad ban under...

Turkey hits Twitter with ad ban

World

Tue, Jan 19 2021

If the networks continue to ignore the law, Turkey will cut their bandwidth by 50% in April and then...

FBI: Capitol rioter allegedly hoped...

‘US Capitol rioter hoped to sell Pelosi...

North America

Tue, Jan 19 2021

The Capitol remains on heavy lockdown ahead of the inauguration of Joe Biden as president on...

Trump mulling pardons on last full day...

Trump mulling pardons on last full day...

World

Tue, Jan 19 2021

After the crowd broke through police and trashed the hallowed Capitol building, Trump was impeached for...

In farewell video, Melania Trump says...

Melania Trump urges Americans to be...

North America

Tue, Jan 19 2021

'When I came to the White House, I reflected on the responsibility I have always felt as a mother...

Rohingya camp fire destroys 4 Unicef...

Rohingya camp fire destroys 4 Unicef...

Rohingya Crisis

Tue, Jan 19 2021

It was unclear who might attack the schools, which were empty at the time

Study: Immune system remembers coronavirus...

‘Immune system remembers virus for 6...

World

Tue, Jan 19 2021

The authors assessed 87 people with a confirmed Covid-19 diagnosis at a little over one month and six...

Study: Human activity behind nearly...

Study: Human activity behind nearly...

World

Tue, Jan 19 2021

The 2015 Paris climate accord commits nations to limit global temperature rises to ‘well below’...

Sudan troops deployed in Darfur after...

Uneasy calm in Sudan after clashes kill...

World

Tue, Jan 19 2021

The transitional government in the capital Khartoum has deployed military units to the remote region...

Biden pushes unity two days before taking...

Biden pushes unity two days before taking...

North America

Tue, Jan 19 2021

According to CNN and other outlets, Trump has a list of about 100 people he will grant clemency

Kremlin dismisses calls to free Navalny,...

Kremlin dismisses calls to free...

Europe

Mon, Jan 18 2021

Navalny was arrested on Sunday as he arrived in Russia from Germany

Tens of thousands skip India's vaccine...

Tens of thousands skip India's vaccine...

World

Mon, Jan 18 2021

In the first two days of the drive, which started on Saturday, the government said 224,000 of 300,000...

632 arrested, army deployed after Tunisia...

632 arrested, army deployed after Tunisia...

World

Mon, Jan 18 2021

The unrest came after Tunisia imposed a nationwide lockdown to stem a rise in coronavirus infections...

73% of Arctic’s microplastic pollution...

73% of Arctic’s microplastic pollution...

World

Mon, Jan 18 2021

Researchers sampled seawater from across the Arctic and found synthetic fibres made up around 92% of...

WHO: World facing catastrophic moral...

'World facing catastrophic moral failure...

World

Mon, Jan 18 2021

WHO chief said 39 million doses of the coronavirus vaccine had been administered so far in at least 49...

French Muslim council agrees accord...

French Muslim council agrees accord...

Europe

Mon, Jan 18 2021

Macron's government is also pushing through legislation to combat 'pernicious' Islamist...

China locks down another 3m after travelling...

Coronavirus: China locks down another...

Coronavirus

Mon, Jan 18 2021

More than 19 million people across China's northeast are now barred from leaving their homes

Calls abroad grow for release of Putin...

Calls abroad grow for release of Putin...

Europe

Mon, Jan 18 2021

Navalny was detained at Moscow's Sheremetyevo airport

Samsung chief jailed for 2.5 years over...

Samsung chief jailed for 2.5 years over...

East Asia

Mon, Jan 18 2021

Samsung is by far the biggest of the family-controlled conglomerates, or chaebols, that dominate business...

Three talking points from Premier...

Talking points from EPL

Football

Mon, Jan 18 2021

Manchester City were the big winners of the Premier League weekend after Manchester United's trip...