" French President Emmanuel Macron and far-right challenger Marine Le Pen to face each other in run-off vote on April 24

France's incumbent President Emmanuel Macron and far-right challenger Marine Le Pen are heading for an April…

" Sri Lanka’s President Rajapaksa revokes emergency order as economic crisis deepens

Sri Lanka's President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has revoked the government-mandated state of emergency in a gazette issued…

" US making plans in case Russia uses chemical, nuclear weapons

The White House has set up a team of experts to plan how the United States…

" Ukraine and Russia end second round of unsuccessful peace talks at Poland-Belarus border

Russia and Ukraine have ended a second round of peace talks without reaching a ceasefire agreement…

" Brazilian policy makers celebrate laws in favour of coal despite climate concerns

Brazil has unveiled an extension to its coal shift until 2040 under a new "just energy…

" South African Omicron research suggests hospitalisation risk less than Delta

South African research suggests the Omicron variant may not be as severe as Delta, but the…

" Australia joins diplomatic boycott of Beijing Olympics amid human rights concerns

Australia followed the US in a formal boycott of the February 2022 Beijing Olympics amid concerns…

" China and US pledge to tackle climate change in joint statement

The world's two main carbon dioxide polluters, the United States and China, have expressed a pledge…

" Robinhood says details of 7 million users exposed in major security breach

Robinhood Markets Inc. said on Monday a third party had gained access to the personal details…

" Obama urges COP26 to help developing nations, scolds China and Russia over climate inaction

On Monday, Former US President Barack Obama called on rich nations to end a years-long stalemate…