28.2 C
Basseterre
Saturday, January 22, 2022

World View: Iran Blames Isarel, Chauvin Trial, Chinese Vaccine, India Festival,...

Iran blames Israel for a sabotage attack on a nuclear facility and vows revenge. In the U.S., the prosecution case nears its end in the...

Forests the Size of France Regrown Since 2000

An area of forest the size of France has regrown naturally across the world in the last 20 years, a study suggests. The restored...

World View: Afghanistan Latest, Refugee Crisis, California Fires, Hong Kong Arrests,...

Aug 18, 2021 The Associated Press The Rundown Taliban destroy statue of Shiite foe from 1990s civil war KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The Taliban have blown up the...

World View: EU-Not all Vaccines Accepted, Taliban Surge, US Wildfires, More

Jul 13, 2021 The Associated Press The Rundown Immunized but banned: EU says not all COVID vaccines equal LONDON (AP) — After Dr. Ifeanyi Nsofor and his wife...

Associated Press World View: Chinese Vaccines, New York Governor, US...

March 02, 2021 View in browser AP Morning Wire Beginning next week, we offer something new: As dawn approaches in the United States, some of The Associated...

World View: US Police Chiefs Hail Chauvin Verdict, India’s Record...

April 22, 2021 Police chiefs across the U.S. say Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin's conviction for the death of George Floyd is a step toward...

Biden Hits Myanmar with Sanctions Over Military Coup

President Biden announced sanctions targeting Myanmar's military officials, their families and some businesses following a coup in that country that led to the detainment...

Trump, Allies Pressured DOJ to Back False Election Claims

By Mychael Schnell -   The Hill Newly revealed documents obtained by the House Oversight and Reform Committee reveal that former President Trump and his...

US: Biden Puts Harris in Charge of Voting Rights Protection

President Biden has tasked Vice President Harris with leading his administration's efforts to protect voting rights, adding an urgent and complex issue to her...

World View: Oscars, Pandemic-India, Italy, Biden’s 100 Days. More

April 23, 2021 In today’s Wire Chloé Zhao’s “Nomadland” has won best picture at the 93rd Academy Awards and China-born Zhao has become the first...

US, UK, Barbadian Authors Finalists for Women’s Fiction Prize

By JILL LAWLESS LONDON (AP) — Novels that explore forgotten and neglected communities in Britain, the U.S. and the Caribbean were named finalists on Wednesday...

World View: US Budget Stalemate, N. Korea Missile, Champ ...

Sep 29, 2021 The Associated Press The Rundown Sign of progress, Biden digs in to strike deal on $3.5T plan WASHINGTON (AP) — Pressure mounting but with signs...

ILO Report: Child Labour Rises to 160M – First Increase in...

The International Labour Organization and UNICEF warn nine million additional children at risk as a result of COVID-19 pandemic. News | 10 June 2021 GENEVA (ILO...

WorldView: Biden Caves on Budget, Facebook Revelations, Pope Sorry for Abuse,...

Oct 06, 2021   The Associated Press The Rundown In budget turning point, Biden conceding smaller price tag WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden and congressional Democrats' push for...

World View: Death at Israeli Festival, India from Bad to Worse,...

April 30, 2021 A stampede at a religious festival in Israel has killed dozens of people. AP is covering the latest developments in one...

World View: Calif. Governor Greets Biden, Nicholas Slams Texas, Prisoner...

Sep 14, 2021 The Associated Pres The Rundown Biden makes push for California's Newsom as recall nears end LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — California Democratic Gov. Gavin Newsom...

UN, partners release record humanitarian response plan

GENEVA -- The shock of COVID-19 has pushed the number of people who need humanitarian assistance worldwide to a record high – up by...

US: Black, Hispanics Hit Hardest by Coronavirus

© Getty Images Counties with high proportions of Asian, Black and Hispanic populations were hit harder by the coronavirus pandemic’s first and second waves than...

US: Dems Blast GOP Attempts to Restrict Voting After ‘Big Lie’

Senate Majority Leader Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) offered fiery criticism of Republicans on Tuesday for efforts around the country to tighten voter laws amid unproven...

First Report Examining UNHRC Charges Against Israel Debunks Many

By Eliana Rudee   (February 12, 2021 / JNS) Geneva-based independent human-rights group UN Watch has published a detailed report in advance of the 46th session...

Copyrighted Image. Copying not allowed.