Wednesday, July 6th, 2022

Category: news

Five Chinese nationals kidnapped in DR Congo after attack near mine

It was not clear who carried out the attack near the village of Mukera in South Kivu province. Relations are already strained between Chinese mining companies and local authorities, who say some firms are...

Justin Bieber called on to cancel Saudi Arabia concert by slain journalist Jamal Khashoggi’s fiancée

“That’s why I am writing to you with a plea: Cancel your Dec. 5 performance in Saudi Arabia,” Hatice Cengiz wrote Saturday. “This is a unique opportunity to send a powerful message to the...

Limping and Penniless, Iraqis Deported From Belarus Face Bleak Futures

ERBIL, Iraq — It was cold in Belarus, bitterly cold, but at least it offered hope, however illusory. Nazar Shamsaldin was one of thousands of Iraqis who made their way to the Eastern European...

Pakistan rejects India defence minister’s ‘provocative’ statement | Conflict News

Pakistan’s foreign ministry reacts strongly to India’s threats to carry out military action on Pakistani soil if provoked as ‘highly irresponsible’. Islamabad, Pakistan – Pakistan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA) has reacted strongly to...

Muslim mason sculpts shrines for Bangladesh’s Hindu dead | Religion News

A Muslim artisan has devoted his talents to shepherding the dead among Bangladesh’s Hindu minority along a peaceful journey to the next life. Taher Ali Khan has crafted thousands of shrines to departed loved...

Romania is battling its worst Covid-19 wave yet. Wide suspicion over vaccines isn’t helping

“I never thought, when I started this job, that I would live through something like this,” said Ionita. “I never thought such a catastrophe could happen, that we’d end up sending whole families to...

Australia to allow skilled workers, students entry from December | Business and Economy

Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison calls border easing ‘major milestone in our pathway back’ Australia will allow foreign visa holders to enter the country from the start of December, Prime Minister Scott Morrison said...

AMA red carpet fashion

Olivia Rodrigo, BTS and Chlöe are among the celebrities arriving to the American Music Awards 2021 red carpet.

Runoff looms in Chile as far-right Kast leads presidential vote | Elections News

A far-right former congressman is leading Chile’s presidential election and looks likely to face a runoff with a former student activist. With 80.54 percent of the vote counted late on Sunday, Jose Antonio Kast...

BTS and Coldplay performance of ‘My Universe’ bring crowd to their feet at American Music Awards

Fans of the K-pop supergroup were treated to an energetic and pyrotechnic filled performance with Coldplay of their song “My Universe” at American Music Awards. The boy band also won the awards for favorite...