WORLD

WHO Says Air Pollution Kills 7 Million Annually, Toughens Guidelines

The World Health Organization strengthened its air quality guidelines on Wednesday, saying air pollution was now one of the biggest… Read More

September 22, 2021

Spl Envoys Of China, Russia & Pak Hold Talks With Top Taliban Officials

Special envoys of China, Russia and Pakistan have met the top officials of the Taliban’s interim government as well as… Read More

September 22, 2021

‘First Time In 20 Yrs US Not At War, We Have Turned The Page’: Joe Biden

The US has ended 20 years of conflict in Afghanistan and as Washington closes this period of "relentless war", it… Read More

September 22, 2021

Iran’s President Ebrahim Raisi Slams US In First Speech To UN As Leader

Iran’s new president slammed US sanctions imposed on his nation as a mechanism of war, using his first UN address… Read More

September 22, 2021

Taliban Ask To Address UN, Name Suhail Shaheen As Afghan Envoy

UN acceptance of the Taliban ambassador will be an important step in the group's bid for international recognition, which could… Read More

September 22, 2021

US Congress Urged To ‘Prevent Human Catastrophe’ In Yemen

Anti-war groups in the United States are urging US Congress to “prevent a human catastrophe” in Yemen by ending military… Read More

September 21, 2021

‘Wake-Up Call’: Germany Joins Chorus Supporting France On Submarine Row

The US and Australian decision to strip France of a submarine supply contract was a stark reminder the EU must… Read More

September 21, 2021

Member of CIA chief’s Team ‘Hit by Havana Syndrome’ in India

A CIA officer who was traveling with agency director William Burns to India this month reported symptoms consistent with Havana… Read More

September 21, 2021

UN Chief Warns China, US To Avoid New Cold War

Guterres said the world's two major economic powers should be cooperating on climate and negotiating more robustly on trade and… Read More

September 20, 2021

World Leaders Descend On New York To Attend UNGA Despite Pandemic

Some 100 world leaders descend on New York next week in a partial return of the annual UN extravaganza despite… Read More

September 18, 2021