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Tuesday, November 23, 2021
CNN's Anna Coren reports from Kabul, Afghanistan, with new evidence of atrocities committed by the Taliban. Video has emerged of Afghan commandos being shot dead after an apparent surrender. The Taliban rejects the video, saying it is fabricated.
Coronavirus is already taking the world by storm. However, many other viruses are rearing their heads like swine flu, bird flu and now hantavirus. China’s Global Times stated that a man from Yunnan Province passed away in a bus during his way back to Shandong Province for his work on...
The conditions "century" and "a hundred years", often interchangeable, shared a strange coincidence on 28 January, when the eminent Palestinian-American academic Professor Rashid Khalidi published his latest book, The 100 Years' War on Palestine: A BRIEF HISTORY of Settler Colonialism and Resistance, 1917-2017. Since it was hitting the bookshelves,...
Russia's leading Kremlin critic, Alexey Navalny, was detained by local police moments after his return to the country and five months after he was poisoned with the nerve agent Novichok. CNN's Frederik Pleitgen reports.
The Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA), under the leadership of its President-General and Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Muhammad Sa'ad Abubakar, has ordered Muslims in the nation to search for the crescent of Ramadan 1441 AH following sunset on Thursday, April 23, 2020, which is proportional to 29th...
Ikea, the Swedish homeware group, has said it will amp up safety efforts after the video of a lady masturbating inside one of its stores in China became famous online on Chinese social media. In the video, the lady is seen pleasuring herself in many beds and couches inside the...
Riley Ticotin commenced 2020 with a significant blast when she was picked by Playboy as their January Playmate. The outlet uncovered the model was featured in the issue, which is attached to the topic of equity. "Riley is the principal Playmate of her size to effortlessness the pages of Playboy," a rep for the...
Santa Clara Region Sheriff’s deputies stepped up to help the Meals on Wheels food delivery program Friday after coronavirus safeguards depleted volunteers. The 10 deputies were handed packages by the non-profit Health Trust whose lost lots of volunteers. “In this pandemic, we live considerably ramping up Meals on Wheels,” said...
CNN has collected dozens of accounts that detail the alleged detention and deportation of Uyghurs at China's request in three major Arab countries: Egypt, the UAE and Saudi Arabia. China, Egypt, the UAE and Saudi Arabia have not responded to CNN's requests for comment. CNN's Jomana Karadsheh reports.
Drastic measures are being taken by the Cathay Pacific amidst the COVID-19 pandemic as they decide to lay off over 300 employees in the US.  The Hong Kong airline plans to furlough 72 pilots in Britain, 129 pilots in Australia.  Cathay has nearly suspended all its services as it cut down...
Arthur Dong, Georgetown Professor, joins Yahoo Finance’s Alexis Christoforous and Kristin Myers to discuss the outlook on the trade relations between U.S. and China.
The UK has outlined plans to end nearly all of its Covid restrictions by July 19. Yahoo Finance’s Anjalee Khemlani shares the details.
As the world starts to emerge from COVID-19 lockdowns, the question financial experts are asking is how will the global economy respond? Much of the talk in 2020 focused on recessions. By all measures, it’s almost a case of when not if the world will suffer at least some...
The Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games have been postponed until one year from now in view of the overall coronavirus pandemic. The occasion, because of start on 24 July, will currently happen "no later than summer 2021". "I proposed to postpone for a year and president Thomas Bach responded...
With San Francisco's Opera season on temporary hold for the very first time in its 97 year history -- its costume makers have been recast in dramatic fashion -- as mask makers. Since April, more than 20 participants of the opera's costume crew have been slaving away sewing face...
CNN's Nadia Romero surveys the damage that Hurricane Ida left behind in New Orleans.
California, the most populous of U.S. states recorded 115 fatalities in the 24 hours from Wednesday to Thursday. With over 40,000 confirmed cases in the state and the death toll at 1,597. Despite that, and Gov. Gavin Newsom’s pleas to the citizens to stay home, thousands flocked to the open...
Former President Mohamed Hosni Mubarak died, at the age of 94, after a struggle with illness. Mubarak, the son of Kafr Mosayleh, Menoufia, assumed the presidency of Egypt for nearly thirty years, following the assassination of former President Anwar Sadat, and the massive popular protests that started on January 25th...
An Afghan interpreter who became a US citizen after years of working with the US military in Afghanistan talks to CNN's Brianna Keilar about the struggle to get his family out of Kabul.