International

12 mins ago | December 8, 2022

Chad jails more than 260 people over protests

N’Djamena. — A total of 401 people were put on trial in Koro Toro prison over anti-government protests that took place ...

US blacklists more companies for aiding Russia’s military

US President Biden’s administration has added 24 companies and other entities which have supported Russia militarily, ...

1 day ago | December 7, 2022

Jiang Zemin’s remains cremated in Beijing

BEIJING. – The remains of former Chinese President Jiang Zemin, who passed away last Wednesday, were cremated at ...

3 days ago | December 5, 2022

Nuclear war risks, Pope’s ‘unchristian’ remarks, ‘lies’ about ...

People are lying when they claim that Russia is offering to negotiate with Ukraine in bad faith and is only interested ...

6 days ago | December 2, 2022

UN council remembers Jiang

NEW YORK. – Members of the UN Security Council yesterday observed a minute of silence in memory of former Chinese ...

Goal to end AIDS by 2030 ‘off track’

New York – UN General Assembly President Csaba Kőrösi on Wednesday called for action as the goal to end Aids by ...

Western leaders divided over future ties with China

Stefan Wolff The European Council president Charles Michel heads to Beijing, the latest in a procession of western ...

6 days ago | December 1, 2022

An all-female on-field refereeing team set to make history at the ...

DOHA (BBC Sport) – An all-female on-field refereeing team will take charge of a men’s FIFA World Cup game ...

Ex-Chinese leader Jiang dies

BEIJING. – China’s former leader Jiang Zemin, who came to power after the Tiananmen Square protests, has died at 96. ...

Medvedev warns NATO against supplying Ukraine with missiles

MOSCOW. – The former Russian President and current deputy chairman of the Russian Security Council Dmitry Medvedev ...

1 week ago | November 30, 2022

NATO’s European members strained lose trust in US

A major reason Ukraine can hold out in the ongoing conflict with Russia until today is the continuous assistance from ...

Tokyo Olympic corruption probe widens

TOKYO. – Japanese prosecutors and a fair trade watchdog yesterday searched units of major advertising agencies ADK ...

Chinese tea making added to UNESCO heritage list

RABAT. – The tea that has delighted and fascinated the world for millennia has finally received top-level global ...

1 week ago | November 28, 2022

China, Cuba deepen core interests

BEIJING – President Xi Jinping held talks on Friday with Miguel Diaz-Canel Bermudez, first secretary of the ...

Progress in Cabo Delgado reconstruction

MAPUTO – Mozambican Prime Minister Adriano Maleiane has declared that the Cabo Delgado Reconstruction Plan (PRCD ...