November 29, 2021
November 29, 2021
USA

US Navy rescues Iran seamen adrift in Gulf for 8 days

The US Navy has rescued two Iranian seamen who had been adrift for eight days on a fishing boat in Gulf waters, a statement said yesterday.

November 29, 2021
November 29, 2021
USA

China, Russia decry US democracy summit

A rare joint opinion article by the ambassadors of China and Russia has sharply assailed President Joe Biden’s plans for a virtual summit of democratic countries -- from which they were pointedly...

November 28, 2021
November 28, 2021
USA

Quote of the day

In all probability ...I am concerned. We support Ukraine’s territorial integrity. We support Ukraine’s ability to govern itself.”

November 27, 2021
November 27, 2021
USA

US joins in restricting travels from African countries over new covid variant

The United States will bar entry to most travelers from eight southern African countries starting on Monday, after a potentially more-contagious new coronavirus variant was identified in South...

November 26, 2021
November 26, 2021
USA

UFO Reports Pentagon opens new office for investigation

The Pentagon is creating a new office to investigate unidentified flying objects amid concerns that after broad probes it cannot explain mysterious sightings near highly sensitive military areas.

November 26, 2021
November 26, 2021
USA

Three white men found guilty in US

Three white men were found guilty of murder Wednesday for shooting dead an African American man after chasing him in their pickup trucks, following a racially-charged trial in the southern US state...

November 25, 2021
November 25, 2021
USA

Ahmaud Arbery murder: All 3 white men convicted

Three white men were convicted of murder on Wednesday for chasing and shooting a Black man named Ahmaud Arbery as he ran in their neighborhood, with a Georgia jury rejecting a self-defense claim in...

November 25, 2021
November 25, 2021
USA

Nasa launches spacecraft to kick an asteroid off course

A Nasa mission to deliberately smash a spacecraft into an asteroid -- a test run should humanity ever need to stop a giant space rock from wiping out life on Earth -- blasted off Tuesday from...

November 25, 2021
November 25, 2021
USA

US-Taliban talks ‘next week’

The United States will resume talks with the Taliban next week in Qatar, addressing among other issues the fight against terrorism

November 25, 2021
November 25, 2021
USA

Black man in Missouri exonerated after 43 years in prison

A judge in the midwestern US state of Missouri ordered the immediate release on Tuesday of a Black man who spent 43 years in prison for a triple murder he did not commit.