Wednesday, January 19, 2022

World

January 17, 2022

I didn’t steal money; you can’t check my bank account, Simbi Wabote tells U.S. Court

Mr Wabote says the request is “overbroad and unduly burdensome especially in light of the timeframe given.”

Simbi Wabote
January 17, 2022

World Economic Forum: Chinese president warns confrontation will lead to catastrophe

The Chinese president cautioned against protectionism, unilateralism and power politics, a reference China usually aims at the U.S.

President Xi Jinping of China (Credit: BBC)
January 17, 2022

Indians mourn death of ‘Supermom’ tigress

The tigress who lived for more than 16 years earned the title of “Supermom” for giving birth to 29 cubs during her lifetime.

Supermom Tigress
January 17, 2022

Poland enters fifth wave of COVID-19 pandemic

Poland has detected 4,313,036 COVID-19 cases with 3,790,377 recovered and 102,305 dead.

COVID-19, Waldemar Kraska
January 17, 2022

Protest in East Jerusalem as Israel evicts Palestinian family

Palestinian media reported that the family’s father had threatened to set himself and the house on fire.

Protest in East Jerusalem
January 17, 2022

Japanese defence on high alert amid North Korean threats: Minister

The Japanese prime minister has stressed that the recent missile tests carried out by North Korea were unacceptable.

Fumio Kishida
January 17, 2022

Chinese citizens giving birth to fewer babies: Report

Experts have long pointed to the high housing, education, healthcare costs, and people’s dwindling willingness to get married.

President Xi Jinping of China (Credit: BBC)
January 17, 2022

North Macedonia elects new prime minister

Mr Kovacevski previously said the key objective of his government would be to achieve “higher and more sustainable economic growth.”

Dimitar Kovacevski
January 17, 2022

North Korea test-fires new ballistic missiles

That launch came after the United States Treasury Department imposed fresh sanctions against the regime in Pyongyang.

Fired missile
January 17, 2022

Ex-Ukrainian president in Kyiv to face treason trial

Mr Poroshenko was being investigated for alleged treason linked to the financing of Russian-backed separatist fighters

Petro Poroshenko