Ukraine arms spreading to MidEast, black market

Russia yesterday claimed that some of the weapons the West is sending to Ukraine are spreading across the Middle East and ending up on the black market.

6h ago| Europe

France repatriates 51 women, children from Syria camps

France repatriated 35 children and 16 mothers from camps in Syria holding family members of suspected Islamic State fighters yesterday, in the largest such operation by Paris after pressure from campaigners.

6h ago| USA

US July 4 parade shooting: Suspect arrested

Police arrested a suspect after a mass shooting left six dead at a US Independence Day parade in a wealthy Chicago suburb. Robert Crimo, 22,

20h ago| Australia

Thousands more Sydney residents evacuate as floods worsen

Torrential rains kept battering Australia's east coast on Tuesday, intensifying the flood crisis in Sydney as thousands more residents were ordered to leave their homes after rivers swiftly rose past danger levels.

8h ago| World

Ukrainian mathematician Maryna Viazovska wins prestigious Fields Medal

Ukrainian mathematician Maryna Viazovska was named Tuesday as one of four recipients of the prestigious Fields Medal, which is often described a the Nobel Prize in mathematics.

Rich Russians should pay the bill

The cost of rebuilding Ukraine following Russia’s invasion could reach $750 billion and rich Russians should help to meet the cost, Ukrainian Prime Minister Denys Shmygal said yesterday.

July 5, 2022
July 5, 2022

Ukrainian mathematician Maryna Viazovska wins prestigious Fields Medal

Ukrainian mathematician Maryna Viazovska was named Tuesday as one of four recipients of the prestigious Fields Medal, which is often described a the Nobel Prize in mathematics.

July 5, 2022
July 5, 2022

6mn first-time Turkish voters to decide if Erdogan will rule into a 3rd decade

Six million first-time voters are set to effectively decide whether to extend President Tayyip Erdogan's rule into a third decade or to opt for something they have never known - Turkey under a different leader.

July 5, 2022
July 5, 2022

Vietnam's 1972 "Napalm Girl" escorts Ukraine refugees to Canada

Phan Thị Kim Phuc, the girl in the famous 1972 Vietnam napalm attack photo, on Monday escorted 236 refugees from Russia’s war in Ukraine on a flight from Warsaw to Canada.

July 5, 2022
July 5, 2022
USA

Video shows police shot black man over 60 times in US

The video of a chase in Akron, Ohio, where a black man was shot dead after being hit more than 60 times by pursuing police, has been made public by US police.

July 5, 2022
July 5, 2022

Thousands more Sydney residents evacuate as floods worsen

Torrential rains kept battering Australia's east coast on Tuesday, intensifying the flood crisis in Sydney as thousands more residents were ordered to leave their homes after rivers swiftly rose past danger levels.

July 5, 2022
July 5, 2022
USA

6 dead, 24 hospitalised in shooting at Chicago July 4 parade

At least six people died and 24 were wounded in a shooting at a July Fourth parade in the Chicago suburb of Highland Park, and officers are searching for a suspect who likely fired on the festivities from a rooftop, police said Monday.

July 5, 2022
July 5, 2022

Copenhagen shooting: Suspect remanded in psychiatric ward

The chief suspect in a Copenhagen mall shooting was remanded into a psychiatric care facility yesterday, one day after three people, including two teenagers, were shot dead.

July 5, 2022
July 5, 2022

Move to reset second term: Macron reshuffles French cabinet

French President Emmanuel Macron yesterday reshuffled his government looking to reset a second term off to a rocky start after his failure to win a parliamentary majority.

July 5, 2022
July 5, 2022
USA

US July 4th Parade: Six shot dead, killer at large

Six people were killed and about two dozen were injured in a shooting at a Fourth of July parade in the wealthy Chicago suburb of Highland Park yesterday, officials said, as panicked spectators fled the scene.

July 5, 2022
July 5, 2022

Rich Russians should pay the bill

The cost of rebuilding Ukraine following Russia’s invasion could reach $750 billion and rich Russians should help to meet the cost, Ukrainian Prime Minister Denys Shmygal said yesterday.