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Americas
Canada
Mercury poisoning near Grassy Narrows First Nation worsened by ongoing industrial pollution, study suggests

Canada to restore right of citizens born abroad to pass citizenship to children

Southeast N.B.'s booming population leads Canada

Canada is probably already in recession, says David Rosenberg

USA
Despite Biden's ICC rejection, US sometimes sides with court

Libertarians warily welcome Trump to their convention

Families of Texas school shooting victims sue Meta, Microsoft, gunmaker

Bird flu detected in US dairy cow sent to slaughter, USDA says

Blackstone chief Schwarzman backs Trump

Meta and Elon Musk’s xAI fight to partner with chatbot group Character.ai

Eli Lilly chases $100bn weight loss market with $5.3bn US investment

US missionary couple killed by gang in Haiti: family, group

Hunter Biden's lawyers expected in court for final hearing before gun trial

Utah ranked top jurisdiction for mining investment by Fraser Institute

Mexico
At least 9 killed as stage collapses at campaign rally in Mexico

Mexico’s Annual Growth Slows to 1.6%, Challenging Next President

Auto sector growth pushes April export earnings up 11% over last year

Wave of violence leaves 15 dead in Acapulco

Locals fight fires and slow government response in Oaxaca

Agricultural and service sectors drive March economic growth in Mexico

Tornado in Toluca leaves 2 dead, one of them a US citizen

Most hospitalized victims of Monterrey stage collapse released; 2 still serious

Survey: Mexican workers take the shortest vacation time in Latin America

Haiti
Three Christian missionaries from Oklahoma-based group killed in Haiti

US urges Haiti force deployment after missionary deaths

Venezuela
Spain's Repsol Awarded US License to Operate in Venezuela

Warning Signs Of Hyperinflation: Is The US Following Venezuela's Path?

Colombia
Colombia’s Petro orders opening of embassy in West Bank’s Ramallah

Chair of the NATO Military visits Colombia

Peru
President: Peru's objective at APEC is to achieve vulnerable populations' empowerment

APEC 2024: Google Scholarship Program will contribute to transition towards formal economy

Peru: President participates in Google Career Certificates launching ceremony

Peru's Government recognized internationally for sustainable bond issuance

Bolivia
Guardian of Integrity: The Story of Alain Medina and his Fight against Corruption in the Tariquia National Reserve, Bolivia

Brazil
Brazil, China Call for Peace Conference on Russia-Ukraine War

Life behind bars in Brazil's overcrowded prison system - Focus

Argentina
Diplomatic crisis deepens as Spain pulls out Argentina envoy

Argentina’s economy shows sharp declines across the board as parallel pesos weaken

5,000 tonnes of food sit in warehouses as government cuts soup kitchen deliveries

Newmont reopens Argentina’s Cerro negro gold mine

Chile
Chile Central Bank Slows Easing Pace and Says Further Interest Rate Cuts are Coming

Chile Bomb Threats Highlight Tren de Aragua's War on the State

Chile's Central Bank lowers monetary policy interest rates

Chile's Albagli Zaliasnik expands public law partnership

Chile firefighter arrested, accused of starting February blaze that killed 137

Asia
Japan
Japan blocks view of Mount Fuji after local backlash against tourist hordes

Japan’s automakers vow to stop squeezing their suppliers

Emergency probe of Japan Airlines carried out following incidents

Foreign student numbers in Japan grew in 2023

S. Korea
South Korea, Japan, China eye practical wins at rare summit

Mongolia
Mongolia Energy Faces Hefty Tax Dispute

Ambassadors of Central Asia, Mongolia, the Caribbean States held First Meeting in Brussels

China
Chinese journalist freed after four years in prison for COVID reporting

Chinese university develops super cold-resistant e-skin for polar exploration

Taiwan
China warns of Taiwan 'war' as military drills encircle island

US, allies urge Taiwan participation in World Health Assembly

Taiwan in political turmoil as China steps up military intimidation

China says Day 2 of Taiwan drills tests ability to 'seize' key areas

‘Seize power’: China continues Taiwan-choking military drills on day 2

China's coast guard conducts drills in waters east of Taiwan Island

Philippines
Ex-PDEA agent Morales released from Senate

China ‘Monster’ ship deeper into PH waters

Marcos vows to address farmers’ woes amid El NiÑo, La NiÑa

Zambales execs admit: Can’t enforce ruling vs China

490,000 homes lose power in Metro Manila area

Vietnam
Vietnam May Raise Rate as Dong Falls to Record Low, Maybank Says

Thailand
Young Burmese flee to neighbouring Thailand to avoid conscription - Focus

Cambodia
Cambodia job scam: Trafficked Telugu youth tortured, not given food for days for 'under performance' in cyber fraud

Parties finish campaigning ahead of Cambodia’s nationwide local vote

The Un-Invisible Project explores multigenerational Cambodian experiences

27 Andhra Men Trafficked to Cambodia In Fake Job Scam Return Home: Police

25 Andhra Pradesh youths forced into cybercrimes in Cambodia return home

Malaysia
Leakage of RM2b tax revenue at KLIA cargo section: 23 Customs Dept officers, personnel will be charged, says MACC

Singapore
Spinal surgeries needed for 22 on board turbulent Singapore Airlines flight, hospital says

More than 20 treated for spinal injuries after turbulence flight

Singapore, Kazakhstan to deepen cooperation

Indonesia
United States Announces New $126 Million Commitment for Ambitious Indonesian Geothermal Project

Myanmar
Myanmar: Tears for young rebel fighters lost on the front line

Rare-earth mining in Myanmar: 'An extreme example of widespread destruction'

Myanmar violence draws global condemnation

Some 45,000 Rohingya have fled fighting in Myanmar: UN

Bangladesh
Bangladesh MP’s body was chopped into pieces: Police

Bangladesh MP Was Honey-Trapped, Rs 5 Crore Paid For His Gory Murder: Cops

Bangladesh MP murder: Butcher held, honey-trap suspected

2 MRT lines may miss deadline

Nepal
Jobless doctor from Nepal says his 'dreams have been shattered' on P.E.I.

India
Modi rival freed from jail shakes up India election campaign

The battle for Delhi: Will Modi’s BJP pass its bellwether election test?

In pictures: North India boils as temperatures near 50C

Central Asia & Middle East
Pakistan
Pakistan to compensate families of slain Chinese workers

Not ‘B-team’ of any institution or agency, says LHC CJ

‘Psychopath cult follower’ arrested for making torture videos of wife

Sindh vows to provide up to 100 units of free electricity

Heat-induced glacier melting puts G-B at risk

Actions targeting PTI would not be forgotten by history, Shibli lashes out at govt

Kazakhstan
Kazakh-Hungarian Strategic Partnership Marked by Dynamic Cooperation, Says Kazakh Official

Kyrgyzstan and Kazakhstan plan to increase trade turnover to $3 billion

Agro-industrial projects to be funded by Development Bank of Kazakhstan

Kazakhstan and China to Cooperate on Innovative Technology

Kyrgyzstan
National Bank's assets in gold estimated at 169.8 billion soms

Summer tourist season to be officially opened in Kyrgyzstan on June 7-8

State center for assistance to violence victims opened in Bishkek

Armenia
Pashinyan's reaction to Lukashenko's statement

Azerbaijan
Armenia returns four border villages to Azerbaijan

Armenia returns four border villages to Azerbaijan as part of deal

Iran
Iran: Raisi's helicopter caught fire after crash, no sign of attack

Dispute by Iranian ex-president's allies, 'interrogator journalist' sparks firestorm

Syria
Four Britons repatriated from Syria camp, Kurds say

Israeli strike kills two Hezbollah fighters in Syria

Turkey
Turkey watches Iranian succession amid escalating rivalry

Lebanon
Lebanon ‘open to any effort to curb Israeli aggression,’ says Berri

Israel
World reacts to UN court's ruling that Israel should halt Gaza offensive

Israel remains defiant despite week of diplomatic blows

IDF opens investigation into videos of soldiers burning books on social media

ICJ rules on Rafah military op, Israel says it will continue

Israel can still defend itself from specific attacks, says SA ICJ judge on Rafah order

Most Israelis dislike Netanyahu but back his Gaza war

International Court of Justice orders Israel to immediately end military operation in Rafah

Palestine
Israel insists Rafah operation does not risk 'destruction of Palestinians'

Has the New York Times backed down from covering Hamas's sexual crimes? - analysis

UN top court orders Israel to halt military operations in Rafah

Jordan
King, Crown Prince receive cables on 78th Independence Day

Neolithic structure in Ain Ghazal reveals unique architectural, ritual significance

Weekly market in Karak to boost region’s tourism, sustainability, cultural heritage

Kuwait
Fundraising In The Middle East: Enforcement Spotlight – Kuwait

Qatar
Northwestern Says It’s Reviewing Contract for Campus in Qatar

Saudi Arabia
Saudi entrepreneur converts farm into a tourism attraction in Al-Baha

Saudi crown prince speaks to acting Iranian president in light of tragedy

Europe
United Kingdom
Gove and Leadsom join pre-election exodus of Tory MPs

House of Lords votes through leasehold reform bill without cap on ground rents

Why UK Prime Minister Rishi Sunak called an election he’s expected to lose

Why weaning Britain off foreign workers could come at a high price

Spain
2 Germans, a Spaniard and a Senegalese killed in building collapse in Spain's Mallorca island

France
Paris court orders life jail terms for three Syrian officials in landmark war crimes case

French president Macron meets with Arab delegation to discuss Gaza

Fuel loading completed at France's Flamanville 3 EPR

Belgium
The anti-Muslim, pro-Israel far right now runs Holland. Is the European Parliament next?

Netherlands
Here we go again: Storm warnings for the Netherlands all day Friday and Saturday

Accident on Barry County Farm Road injures bicyclists from the Netherlands

Germany
Experts warn of a housing gap as construction slows in Germany

Germany, Denmark delivers 10 Leopard tanks, 3 HIMARS to Ukraine

Denmark
Denmark's PKA pension fund loses head of ESG

Germany and Denmark supplied Ukraine with ten Leopard tanks

Denmark: 67% growth in the first quarter of 2024

Switzerland
Pandemic agreement talks end without finalising deal

Biden to Skip Peace Summit in Switzerland for Hollywood Fundraiser

Italy
Is it safe to travel to Naples? Italy plans evacuations after earthquake tremors

G7 FMs' meeting kicks off in Italy

Slovenia
France, Belgium, Slovenia support request for arrest warrants for Israel, Hamas leaders

Croatia
European Commission Sends Another Warning to Croatia

Unique Hotel Purchase Op in Gorski Kotar/Risnjak National Park

Greece
PM: Recognition of Palestinian statehood exploited by Hamas

SYRIZA leader Kasselakis set to visit West Bank

Greek opposition parties push government to recognize Palestine

Police continue investigation into second cocaine haul

Bulgaria
Climate change spurs early blooms in Bulgaria's historic rose industry

Romania
Rewilded Bison in Romania Prove Vital for Carbon Capture

Romanian citizens exempt from visa requirements in Turkey

Hungarian products are cheaper to buy in Romania

Hungary
Hungary to seek to opt out of NATO efforts to support Ukraine, Orban says

Hungary looking to redefine its NATO membership

Concerning: Chinese police in Hungary may be up to dark, worrying things

Russia unlikely to 'swallow the West whole', Hungary's Orban says

Hungary wants to redefine its NATO status to opt out of supporting Ukraine

Leading Chinese Electronics Company Announces Investment in Hungary

Orbán holds up Ukraine arms funding from frozen Russian assets

Czech Republic
Czech president hospitalized after motorcycle mishap

Poland
Poland Mulls Shooting Down Russian Missiles Over Ukraine

Ukraine
US announces $275M in new military aid for Ukraine

US sends $275 mn of weapons and military aid to Ukraine

Ukraine Says Has ‘Stopped’ Russia in Kharkiv, Now Pushing Back

G7 finance summit kicks off seeking unity on Ukraine, China

Belarus
Belarus's Struggle For Freedom Continues

Russia
Russia removes buoys on Estonian border, EU demands explanation

Russians Start Fleeing Dzhankoy

‘Russia is at War with Humanity’ – Zelensky Shows Video of Kharkiv Printing House Attack Aftermath

Zelensky says Ukrainian forces now control area where Russia pushed into Kharkiv region

Grain Becoming Russia’s Tacit Weapon in Confrontation With the West

Russian Ministry of Defense Conducts ‘Great Purge’

Putin wants ceasefire in Ukraine, Kremlin sources say

Georgia
Thousands protest as Georgia MPs plan to override veto of 'foreign influence' law

Lithuania
NATO members bordering Russia to build 'drone wall': Lithuania

Latvia
Finland and Latvia Open to NATO Nuclear Drills

Estonia
Putin's Estonia provocation rings alarm bells in the Baltics

Estonia summons Russian chargé d'affaires over river border incident

Finland
Genetic Mutation Underlying Finland's 'Salty Liquorice' Cats Identified

Once a key behind-the-scenes player on a Cold War stage, US Embassy Helsinki steps into the spotlight

Enphase starts selling microinverters in Finland

Norway
Norway salmon spot prices tumble, Chile flat again, Scottish ease slightly

2,000 aid trucks stuck at Rafah border: Norwegian Refugee Council

NGO sues Norway over deep-sea mining plans

Africa
Egypt
Egypt's Sisi agrees to let UN aid through key Gaza crossing: US

Libya
After a continuous break of more than 13 years, AGOCO restarts Nafoura’s gas drying and fuel processing unit

Education Department head and officers detained for LD 675,000 contract bribe

Comment: Aldabaiba meeting Acting Oil and Gas Minister Abdel Sadig. Is Aoun still suspended?

Tripoli PM ‎Aldabaiba follows up on the return of American companies to the oil sector

Algeria
Exxon Signs Gas Exploration Deal With Algeria

Sonatrach awards $2.3bn contract for gas-boosting work in Algeria

Baker Hughes wins Algeria compressor contract

Mali
'I pray to you not to shoot us': Mali's Fulani herders languish in camps after violence – in pictures

Mali : Berlin seeks its way in Bamako

Nigeria
Mass sack at CBN, 7 directors, over 90 senior management staff lose jobs

UBA reports over N2trn revenue, N607.69bn profit, highest in its banking history

Police rescued 5 kidnapped victims in Adogo forest, recovered 1 AK 47 rifle in Ankpa

Africa Air Force Forum sets the stage for Nigerian Air Force 60th anniversary

Nigeria Considers Switching Back to Old National Anthem

Chad
Chadian PM Succes Masra Resigns After Déby Re-Election

Sudan
UN: Situation in Sudan’s North Darfur capital grows more dire by the day

Eritrea
The Eritrean and Ethiopian Tradition Passed From Mother to Daughter

Ethiopia
Ethiopia Remits Only 10% of Loan Repayment After Debt Suspension

Ethiopia Eyes 'moderate' Debt Rating Once IMF Approves Debt Restructuring

Somaliland claims control over Sool region, announces economic agreement with Ethiopia

Somalia
7 children swept away in southern Somalia by Storm Lali: 2 rescued, 4 missing

EU naval force frees vessel from pirates off Somalia

Kenya
Kenyan climber is found dead on Mount Everest in Nepal

Biden seeks to name Kenya a major non-NATO US ally

Kenya's President Ruto warns of terrorism threat as ATMIS withdraws from Somalia

Ruto's U.S. Trip Spurs U.S. to Expedite Kenyan Visa Applications

Congo, DR
Congolese Civilians Caught in Crossfire In The Kivus

Tanzania
This butterfly forest in the Italian Alps is helping scientists study climate change in Tanzania

Zimbabwe
IMF Calls Zimbabwe Switch to Gold-Backed ZiG an 'Important' Step

Illicit cigarettes worth R300,000 seized after being smuggled from Zimbabwe to Limpopo

Namibia
Trigon Metals Achieves Commercial Production from the Underground at Kombat Mine, Namibia

Three reasons why Namibia has the potential to become a green hydrogen hub

ReconAfrica Prepares for Namibia Drilling Milestone

South Africa
Icasa's complaints committee finds the SABC discriminated against DA by not airing 'burning flag' ad

PA reports DA to IEC for 'incitement' - DA hits back and says, 'the truth hurts'

How Jacob Zuma's MK Party may have saved SA's economy

Meet South Africa's Top Presidential Contenders

Oceania
Papua New Guinea
More than 100 feared dead in Papua New Guinea landslide

Major landslide hits remote region of Papua New Guinea, many feared dead

Hundreds feared dead in massive Papua New Guinea landslide

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