Tag: World News

May 28

NATO head urges Kosovo to ease tensions with Serbia

NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg on Sunday called on Kosovo to tone down tensions with Serbia, two days after violent clashes between Kosovan police and protesters opposed to Albanian mayors taking office in ethnic Serbian areas. Stoltenberg, the transatlantic military alliance’s Norwegian secretary-general, said he had spoken to European Union foreign policy chief Josep Borrell about […]
May 27

Ukraine claims Russia is plotting ”a provocation” at nuclear plant, offers no evidence

Ukraine’s military intelligence has claimed, without offering evidence, that Russia is plotting a “large-scale provocation” at a nuclear power plant it occupies in the southeast of the country with the aim of disrupting a looming Ukrainian counteroffensive. A statement released on Friday by the intelligence directorate of Ukraine’s Defence Ministry claimed that Russian forces would […]
May 21

PM Modi’s stamp on G7! Biden seeking PM’s ‘autograph’ to key meet with Zelenskyy – Viral moments

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has once again enchanted the world with his charisma and fiery presence at the G7 summit in Hiroshima, Japan. The PM, like always, has made headlines with his global visit, and this time a few occurrences have managed to grab the world’s attention to India’s significance at the G7 summit. Modi […]
May 20

Pakistani transgender activists to appeal Sharia court ruling against law aimed at protecting them

Transgender activists in Pakistan said they plan to appeal to the highest court in the land an Islamic court’s ruling that guts a law aimed at protecting their rights. The Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Act was passed by Parliament in 2018 to secure the fundamental rights of transgender Pakistanis. It ensures their access to […]
May 20

Air strikes hit Khartoum’s outskirts as Sudan’s war enters sixth week

Air strikes hit outer areas of the Sudanese capital Khartoum overnight and on Saturday morning, as fighting that has trapped civilians in a humanitarian crisis and displaced more than a million entered its sixth week. The fighting between Sudan‘s army and the paramilitary Rapid Support Forces (RSF) has led to a collapse in law and […]