November 28, 2021
November 28, 2021

Ethiopia PM Abiy says military will ‘destroy’ Tigray rebels

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said his soldiers would “destroy” rebels from the northern Tigray region, in the latest instalment of state media footage purportedly showing him at the war front.

November 28, 2021
November 28, 2021

Over 9m people face hunger: UN

The UN’s World Food Programme (WFP) said Friday that the number of people requiring food aid in war-torn northern Ethiopia had surged to more than nine million.

November 27, 2021
November 27, 2021

Brazil faces economic pain

Recurring drought, regular power outages and a devastated farming industry - these are the problems scientists say Brazil could face as research suggests the rainforest-rich country is drying out...

November 26, 2021
November 26, 2021

Australia deploys peacekeepers as riots rock Solomon Islands

Australia rushed peacekeepers to the Solomon Islands yesterday hoping to quell riots that threatened to topple the Pacific nation’s government and left its capital ablaze.

November 25, 2021
November 25, 2021

Australia lists Hezbollah as ‘terrorist organisation’

Australia yesterday listed all of Hezbollah as a “terrorist organisation”, extending an existing ban on armed units to the entire

November 22, 2021
November 22, 2021

Sudan military reinstates PM after deal

Sudan’s military reinstated Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok yesterday and announced the release of all political detainees after weeks of deadly unrest triggered by a coup.

November 21, 2021
November 21, 2021

Handok reinstated as Sudan PM after deal with military post coup

Sudan's military reinstated Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok on Sunday and announced the release of all political detainees after weeks of deadly unrest triggered by a coup.

November 21, 2021
November 21, 2021

Renowned journalist killed by suicide bomber in Somalia

An al Shabaab suicide bomber in the Somali capital killed himself and a well-known Somali journalist on Saturday, al Shabaab and the journalist's family told Reuters.

November 21, 2021
November 21, 2021

‘Oldest’ jewelry unveiled in Morocco

Archaeologists in Morocco have unveiled what they said was the oldest jewelry in the world, perforated seashells dating back as much as 150,000 years.

November 19, 2021
November 19, 2021

Canada's British Columbia declares emergency post floods, death toll expected to rise

The Canadian Pacific coast province of British Columbia declared a state of emergency Wednesday following floods and mudslides caused by extremely heavy rainfall, and officials said they expected...