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Protests against Peruvian President Dina Boluarte’s government that have left 48 people dead since they began a month ago spread through the south of the Andean country on Wednesday with new clashes reported in the tourist city of Cusco, according to AP. Health officials in Cusco said 37 civilians and six police officers were injured after ...

World 2023-01-12 15:11:00

Six people were injured in a knife attack at Paris’ busiest train station on Wednesday morning, said the nation’s interior minister, according to Anadolu Agency. A knife-wielding suspect attacked several people at the Gare du Nord train station and injured six of them, including a police officer ...

World 2023-01-11 18:39:00

The European Union's ban on crude oil imports from Russia and oil price cap are estimated to cost Russia €160 million ($171.7 million) a day, according to findings from the Centre for Research on Energy and Clean Air (CREA) on Wednesday, Anadolu Agency reports ...

World 2023-01-11 16:46:00

Italy is ready to send a new batch of military aid to Kyiv to help Ukraine, country’s Foreign Minister and Deputy Premier Antonio Tajani said on Wednesday, according to ANSA. "We are doing everything we can for Ukraine," Tajani said ...

World 2023-01-11 15:04:00

A suspect involved in the deadly Nov. 13 Istanbul terrorist attack was handed over to Turkish authorities on Tuesday, according to a top official in the country, Anadolu Agency reports. Bulgarian officials delivered Hazni Golge, who helped fugitive suspect Bilal Hassan escape ...

World 2023-01-11 14:07:00

Constantine, the former and last king of Greece, who won an Olympic gold medal before becoming entangled in his country’s volatile politics in the 1960s as king and spent decades in exile, has died at the age 82, according to AP. Doctors at the private Hygeia Hospital in Athens confirmed to The Associated Press that Constantine ...

World 2023-01-11 10:17:00

An estimated 5 million children died before their fifth birthday and another 2.1 million children and youth aged between 5–24 years lost their lives in 2021, according to the latest estimates released by the United Nations Inter-agency Group for Child Mortality Estimation (UN IGME) ...

World 2023-01-10 16:23:00

At least 17 people died and more than 40 others were injured Monday in the most tragic day since protests began in Peru a month ago, according to Anadolu Agency. Demonstrations against new President Dina Boluarte resumed last Wednesday ...

World 2023-01-10 15:11:00

Prague is preparing to hand over a batch of modernized T-72 tanks to Ukraine, Czech PM Petr Fiala said in a Twitter post on Jan. 9. Fiala personally signed the barrel of one of the tanks, writing a short message of support to Ukrainian troops ...

World 2023-01-10 12:04:00

Saudi Arabia said Monday it will welcome pilgrims to perform the Hajj pilgrimage with the same numbers as before the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic, according to Anadolu Agency. "The number of pilgrims will return to what it was before the pandemic ...

World 2023-01-10 11:26:00

The United Nations environment office in Kenya’s capital Nairobi said Monday that the ozone layer is on the path to repair, which will help avert a warming of the planet of 0.5C, according to Anadolu Agency. According to a statement from the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) ...

World 2023-01-10 10:50:00

Russian President Vladimir Putin has submitted a bill denouncing the Criminal Law Convention on Corruption to the State Duma (the lower house of parliament), TASS reports. The document appeared in the State Duma’s digital database on Monday ...

World 2023-01-09 19:14:00

A bus traveling from the Uganda-Kenya border to the Kenyan capital Nairobi got involved in an accident on Saturday night, killing 21 people, police in Uganda and Kenya confirmed on Sunday, according to Anadolu Agency ...

World 2023-01-09 15:32:00

Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva declared a state of emergency in the country's capital due to the riots staged on Sunday by supporters of former head of state Jair Bolsonaro, according to TASS. He read out the relevant decree, speaking to reporters ...

World 2023-01-09 10:30:00

Turkish officials on Sunday commemorated the martyrs of the Battle of Sarikamis during World War I, according to Anadolu Agency. Tens of thousands of Ottoman soldiers, led by Enver Pasha, died during the Battle of Sarikamis from December 1914 to January 1915 ...

World 2023-01-08 21:07:00

Seventeen people were killed and 22 others sustained injuries early Sunday morning, following a severe road accident in Nanchang County, east China's Jiangxi Province, according to Xinhua. The injured have been sent to hospital for treatment. The cause of the accident is under investigation ...

World 2023-01-08 12:40:00

Japan's health ministry says it confirmed 456 deaths from coronavirus infections on Friday, the highest single-day toll in the country since the pandemic began, according to NHK World-Japan. Nationwide, 245,542 new cases were confirmed on Friday ...

World 2023-01-07 18:54:00

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on Friday approved a new drug that appears to slow the progression of Alzheimer's disease, according to Anadolu Agency. The FDA said Leqembi -- known chemically as lecanemab ...

World 2023-01-07 15:40:00

Half of the world’s glaciers are doomed to disappear by the end of the century due to climate change, a new study has found, according to Euronews. But its authors added that limiting global warming as much as possible can still help save the rest ...

World 2023-01-07 13:45:00

Annual inflation across the eurozone fell back to the single-digit territory and stood at 9.2% at the end of December, according to a flash estimate released by Eurostat on Friday morning, Euronews reports. Inflation started easing in November but still stood at 10.1% ...

World 2023-01-07 11:04:00