The Amazon blazes have captured the attention of the world and its leaders, and for good reason -- the destruction of one of the world's major carbon stores could strike a devastating blow to the fight against climate change, and to the homes and livelihoods of indigenous communities.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky does not have an easy job. Ukraine is one of the poorest places in Europe, his country faces a steady outflow of capital and a proxy war with Russian-backed insu ... Read more
JOHOR BAHRU: Malaysian police have launched a manhunt for a person who allegedly attempted to blast open an automated teller machine (ATM) on Sunday (Sep 22). The incident took place in the morning at ... Read more
The members of the Cuban delegation to the United Nations, who were expelled by the United States earlier, returned to Havana on Friday along with their families, the state broadcaster reported. Read more
At least one person was killed and several were wounded on Friday in violent demonstrations in the capital of Haiti called by the opposition demanding the resignation of President Jovenel Moise. Read more
French authorities detained this Saturday more than 150 activists in another day of protests in Paris, where a demonstration by the yellow vests coincided with two others, one of them against climate ... Read more
The Spanish autonomous community of Cantabria on Saturday opened the 19th edition of the Belgian capital’s Folklorissimo (Festival of Folklore), which this year features Spain as guest country. Read more