Wednesday, October 5th, 2022

Month: September 2022

Iran Soccer Stars Speak Out on Protests; Group Urges FIFA Ban

One of the most beloved players in Iran’s soccer history had his family home raided by the authorities after speaking out against the government. At least two other well-known players have been arrested and...

White House Says US Taking Putin’s Nuclear Threats “Seriously”

White House Says US Taking Putin’s Nuclear Threats “Seriously” There is a risk that Vladimir Putin could resort to nuclear weapons, said US national security adviser. Washington: The United States takes Russian President Vladimir...

Russia’s consulate in New York vandalized in apparent protest | New York

The Russian consulate in New York has been vandalized with red spray paint, in an apparent protest against Vladimir Putin’s invasion of Ukraine. Officers said they responded to an emergency call just after 1.30am...

West African country’s junta ousted in coup — RT World News

West African country’s junta ousted in coup — RT World News A faction of the Burkina Faso military claimed power in Ouagadougou on Friday, in a second coup d’etat in the West African country...

Japanese defense ministry says North Korea fired suspected ballistic missiles

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Officials: North Korea fires suspected ballistic missiles

Officials: North Korea fires suspected ballistic missiles TOKYO — North Korea has fired suspected ballistic missiles, the Japanese Defense Ministry said Saturday. Further details are still being analyzed, ministry officials said. Japanese media reported...

Yusuf al-Qaradawi, Influential Muslim Scholar, Dies at 96

Mr. al-Qaradawi became known as a leading voice of a moderate school of Islamism, and was one of the first prominent Muslim scholars to condemn the 9/11 attacks on the United States, as well...

Myanmar accuses rebels in east of shooting passenger plane

Myanmar accuses rebels in east of shooting passenger plane BANGKOK — Myanmar’s military government accused rebel forces in the eastern state of Kayah of firing at a passenger plane as it was preparing to...

Australia live news updates: Optus hack fallout continues; Tony Abbott and Jacinta Price to speak at CPAC | Australia news

I’ve got a really good read for your Saturday morning here Ten years (!!) on from the misogyny speech, our political editor Katharine Murphy reflects on how it was framed at the time –...

Brazil’s do-or-die debate on eve of presidential election

Brazil’s do-or-die debate on eve of presidential election SAO PAULO — Brazil held its final presidential debate before Sunday’s elections with tens of millions watching, and what it lacked in substance it made up...