SRI LANKA FACES ‘MAN-MADE' FOOD CRISIS AS FARMERS STOP PLANTING

Once self-sufficient nation reels from fall-out of ill-conceived shift to organic agriculture, economic crisis.

TAIWAN STUNNED AFTER DEADLY SHOOTING AT TAIWANESE-AMERICAN CHURCH

Suspected gunman David Chou was born in martial-law era Taiwan but identified as Chinese.

 
 
 

CALIFORNIA CHURCH ATTACK SUSPECT CHARGED WITH FIRST-DEGREE MURDER

Man who authorities say targeted Taiwanese churchgoers faces additional charges of 'lying in wait', firebomb possession.

US PLAN TO REMOVE KAHANIST GROUP FROM ‘TERROR' LIST DRAWS CONCERN

Advocates say US should include more far-right Israeli groups on 'terrorism' blacklist, not delist Kahane Chai.

 
 
 

AS US REACHES ONE MILLION COVID DEATHS, HOW ARE AMERICANS COPING?

The torrent of coronavirus deaths, along with prolonged social isolation and financial hardship, have traumatised many.

YELLEN CALLS FOR ‘MASSIVE' ECONOMIC ASSISTANCE TO UKRAINE

US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen warned that the amounts of help pledged to date won't even meet short-term needs.

 
 
 

TWITTER LOSES THREE MORE SENIOR EMPLOYEES AHEAD OF MUSK TAKEOVER

All three chose to exit on their own, according to internal memos described to Bloomberg.

GUATEMALA ATTORNEY GENERAL'S REAPPOINTMENT RAISES ALARM

Rights activists and international observers accuse Maria Consuelo Porras of contributing to weakening rule of law.

 
 
 

BIDEN CONDEMNS ‘EVIL' OF WHITE SUPREMACY AFTER MASS SHOOTING

Ten Black people were killed at a market in Buffalo, New York, by a white teenager espousing racist theories.

IS A NEW STRATEGY NEEDED TO FIGHT ARMED GROUPS IN THE SAHEL?

Mali pulls out of the regional G5 Sahel force, blaming a lack of progress and disagreements.

 
 
 

US MOVES TO EASE A FEW ECONOMIC SANCTIONS ON VENEZUELA

The limited changes will allow Chevron Corp to negotiate its licence with the state-owned oil company, PDVSA.

BURKINA FASO RESCUERS FIND NO SURVIVORS IN FLOODED MINE CHAMBER

Torrential rain flooded the Perkoa zinc mine on April 16, trapping eight workers inside.

 
 
 

LAST BIG MAC: RUSSIANS LINE UP AHEAD OF MCDONALD'S EXIT

The world's largest burger chain is rolling down the shutters in Russia after more than 30 years.

MACRON URGES RAPID ISRAELI PROBE INTO SHIREEN ABU AKLEH'S KILLING

France urges Israel to complete probe into killing of Al Jazeera journalist, despite UN call for an independent probe.

 
 
 

UK SETS OUT NEW LAW TO CHANGE POST-BREXIT NORTHERN IRELAND TRADE

EU says it will 'respond with all measures at its disposal' if UK goes ahead with unilateral changes to the protocol.

PUTIN: EUROPE'S RUSSIA SANCTIONS TANTAMOUNT TO ‘ECONOMIC SUICIDE'

By seeking to phase out Russian energy supplies, Europe will only hurt itself, Russian President Vladimir Putin warned.

 
 
 

NIGERIA'S TREASURY CHIEF ARRESTED OVER MULTIMILLION-DOLLAR FRAUD

President Muhammadu Buhari came to power in 2015 on a pledge to end endemic graft but has barely dented corruption.

US RETAIL SALES RISE 0.9% IN APRIL IN FACE OF SKY-HIGH INFLATION

Americans are continuing to spend even as inflation persists at nearly a 40-year high.

 
 
 

JOE BIDEN STRUGGLES TO TAKE ACTION ON US POLICE REFORM

With Congress stalemated, Biden is stuck between reform advocates and police unions who are far apart on policies.

EU SET TO APPROVE NEW MILITARY AID FOR UKRAINE

Top EU diplomat Josep Borrell says bloc set to approve another 500 million euros in military aid for Ukraine.

 
 
 



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