Category: World

Demonstrators across France rally in tribute to beheaded teacher

France’s prime minister joined demonstrators on Sunday who rallied together across the country in tribute to a history teacher who was beheaded near Paris after...

Thai anti-government protesters carry on despite police warnings

Thousands of mainly young Thais were back on the streets of Bangkok on Sunday for a fifth straight day of protests demanding sweeping political change, with...

New Zealand’s Ardern wins 2nd mandate in election landslide

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern won a second mandate on Saturday in an election landslide of historic proportions. With most votes counted,...

Transit shutdowns fail to deter Thai pro-democracy protests

Pro-democracy activists in Thailand staged a fourth straight day of high-profile protests in the capital on Saturday, thwarting efforts by the authorities to stop them,...

Armenia, Azerbaijan announce new attempt to establish Nagorno-Karabakh ceasefire

Armenia and Azerbaijan have announced a new attempt to establish a ceasefire in their conflict over Nagorno-Karabakh starting from midnight, a move that comes a week...

Chechen teen killed by police named as suspect in teacher’s beheading in France

A suspect shot dead by police after the beheading of a history teacher near Paris was an 18-year-old Chechen refugee unknown to intelligence services who posted a grisly...

FBI probing if Russia involved in Hunter Biden email story

A New York tabloid’s puzzling account about how it acquired emails purportedly from Joe Biden’s son has raised some red flags. One of the biggest involves...

Trump holds indoor rally for hundreds of seniors

Donald Trump rallies support from seniors in Florida, saying they’ll be first in line for a vaccine and suggests “the light at the end of the tunnel is near” on...

Competing town halls give U.S. voters a chance to judge Trump and Biden in isolation

After a cacophonous debacle in the first presidential debate, American voters were given a chance on Thursday to watch, without interruption, the candidates vying for...

New Zealand’s Jacinda Ardern hopes to lead party to rare majority government

Hundreds of students were crammed into a common area Friday at the Victoria University of Wellington to hear New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern speak. Her...

Kamala Harris halts campaign travel after 2 people including staffer test positive for COVID-19

Joe Biden’s presidential campaign said Thursday that vice-presidential nominee Kamala Harris will suspend in-person events until Monday after two people associated...

U.S. Midwest seeing a surge in coronavirus cases

Wisconsin and other states in the U.S. Midwest are battling a surge in COVID-19 cases, with new infections and hospitalizations rising to record levels in an ominous...