Indonesian police say at least 129 fans killed, dozens wounded in stampede

Arema FC supporters stormed the pitch on Saturday night – after their team lost 3-2 to the visiting team and bitter rivals, Persebaya…

Indonesian police say at least 129 fans killed, dozens wounded in stamped

Arema FC supporters stormed the pitch on Saturday night – after their team lost 3-2 to the visiting team and bitter rivals, Persebaya…

UN recommends Australia legislate on audio descriptions

It has taken over 7 years of campaigning but the UN wants change in Australia for the blind & vision impaired community….

Nobel Peace Prize could condemn Ukraine war or highlight climate change

This year’s Nobel Peace Prize could condemn the war in Ukraine by recognising opponents of Russian President Vladimir Putin, the volunteers who have…

How other countries are dealing with currency crashes against the dollar, from Argentina to South Korea

The UK’s problems are part of a global picture with dozens of countries struggling to adapt to a soaring dollar…

Biden slams Putin’s nuclear threat as ‘reckless’ act of desperation over defeats in Ukraine war

‘A nuclear war cannot be won, and must never be fought,’ Mr Biden said at the UN General Assembly annual meeting in New York, after Russia…

Five British nationals including Aiden Aslin who were held by Russian-backed forces have been released

Health Minister Robert Jenrick has confirmed that Aiden Aslin, who was sentenced to death after being captured by Russian-backed forces in eastern Ukraine is among those…

PAY UP: PM says industrialised nations must ‘pay the bill’ over carbon emissions

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Nations like The Bahamas which are vulnerable to the effects of climate change are ‘pledge fatigued’, Prime Minister Philip Davis asserted yesterday, as…

Ukrainian teenager who built landmine-detecting drone while sheltering in basement wins global prize

Igor Klymenko, 17, won the Global Student Prize for his drone that can spot mines without setting them off, potentially saving lives…

Queen’s funeral timing creates scheduling frenzy at UN as US networks dispatch star anchors to London

President Biden’s key UN speech has been pushed back, while Trump could make an appearance in Washington as America gears up to watch the Queen’s funeral…

Philippine president to focus on food, energy, climate change at UN General Assembly

Manila, Sep 18 (IANS) Philippine President Ferdinand Romualdez Marcos left for New York on Sunday to participate in the 77th session of the United Nations (UN)…

Shehbaz holds consultation with Nawaz for Pak Army chief appointment

London, Sep 18 (IANS) Pakistan Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif, who is en route to New York for the UN General Assembly session, has arrived in London…

SKorean President Yoon calls for thorough readiness for Typhoon Nanmadol

Seoul, Sep 18 (IANS) South Korean President Yoon Suk-yeol on Sunday instructed officials to maintain thorough readiness for Typhoon Nanmadol as the country’s southern island of…

Israel defies peace agreements, disrespects int’l law: Palestinian PM

Ramallah, Sep 18 (IANS) Palestinian Prime Minister Mohammed Ishtaye has accused Israel of defying all the signed peace agreements and disregarding international law….

Arab aid to UN Palestinian refugee agency continues to decline in 2022: UNRWA official

Gaza, Sep 18 (IANS) The annual Arab financial aid to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA) had declined to 3 per…

Lebanon starts plan to return 15,000 Syrian refugees monthly

Beirut, Sep 18 (IANS) Lebanon has started implementing its plan to return 15,000 Syrian refugees monthly to their homeland, Elnashra news website reported….

Russia offered to provide wheat to Pakistan: Khawaja Asif

Islamabad, Sep 17 (IANS) Pakistan Defence Minister Khawaja Asif said on Saturday that besides gas, Russia has also offered to provide wheat to Pakistan in the…

UN chief calls for global solidarity on Int’l Day of Peace

United Nations, Sep 17 (IANS) UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has called for global solidarity, collective action, commitment and mutual trust on the occasion of the International…

UN General Assembly exclusively allows Ukrainian Prez to speak at General Debate

United Nations, Sep 17 (IANS) The General Assembly has adopted a decision to exclusively allow the Ukrainian head of state to submit a pre-recorded speech to…

Shehbaz-Biden meeting likely during Pak PM’s US visit

New York, Sep 17 (IANS) Amid warming ties between Pakistan and the US, Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif may have a meeting with President Joe Biden during…