Sunday, March 26, 2023

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Updated 11 hours, 2 minutes ago

'What can we do?': Millions in African countries need power

In Zimbabwe, electricity shortages that have plagued the country for years have worsened as the state authority ...

Updated 1 day, 16 hours ago
US launches airstrikes in Syria after drone kills US worker

The activist group Deir Ezzor 24, which covers news in the province, said the American strikes killed four people and wounded a number of others, including I...

Updated 2 days, 14 hours ago
Russia's security chief blasts West, dangles nuclear threats

Medvedev launched more anti-Western diatribes Thursday, declaring that “it's useless to have talks” with the West a

Updated 3 days, 15 hours ago
Sotheby's hopes for record sale of ancient Hebrew Bible

It has put the price tag at an eye-watering $30 million to $50 million

Updated 4 days, 18 hours ago
Garbage: In Paris streets, heaps of it become protest symbol

City Hall said that as of Monday, 9,300 tons of rubbish remained on the streets

Updated 5 days, 14 hours ago
Arrests as Kenya opposition leads anti-government protests

Bungei had over the weekend said police had denied the opposition permission to hold their protests and that any congregation would be illegal

Updated 1 week, 1 day ago
St. Patrick's Day rites: parades, bagpipes, clinking pints

Started in 1824 by Irish immigrants to Georgia’s oldest city, the St. Patrick’s Day parade in Savannah has ballooned into one of the South’s largest street p...

Updated 1 week, 2 days ago
France's Macron risks his government to raise retirement age

The proposed pension changes have prompted major strikes and protests across the country since January

Updated 1 week, 3 days ago
Bank fears spread to Europe, drag down shares of big lenders

European finance ministers said this week that their banking system has no direct exposure to the U.S. bank failures

Updated 1 week, 4 days ago
US says Russian warplane hits American drone over Black Sea

Russia's Defense Ministry said the U.S. drone was flying over the Black Sea near Crimea and intruded in the area that was declared off limits by Russia as pa...

Updated 1 week, 5 days ago
Death toll climbs as Cyclone Freddy slams Malawi, Mozambique

The cyclone has intensified a record seven times and has the highest-ever recorded accumulated cyclone energy

Updated 2 weeks, 1 day ago
East coast African states ail from too much, too little rain

The current drought in the region began in late 2020

Updated 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Fear, anxiety follow Nicaraguan faith leaders into exile

A human rights organization, Nicaragua Nunca Más, estimates that more than 50 religious leaders have fled since 2018

Updated 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Oldest reference to Norse god Odin found in Danish treasure

Experts think the cache was buried 1,500 years ago, either to hide it from enemies or as a tribute to appease the gods

Updated 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Chinese minister warns of conflict unless US changes course

Washington's China policy has 'entirely deviated from the rational and sound track'