MIAMI (Reuters) – Financing from multilateral lenders such as the IMF will be critical to mitigate the effects of climate change that pose grave threats to the future of small island nations, Barbados Prime Minister Mia Mottley said on Friday. Last month, Mottley at the UN Climate Summit in Glasgow called for $500 billion in […]

Russian forces are beginning a buildup along the Ukraine border that hints at a pending invasion plan, the Associated Press reported. Tensions have increased for weeks during Russia’s denial of plans to take military action against its diminutive neighbor to the west. However, a U.S. intelligence official speaking to AP on the condition of anonymity […]

BEIJING (AP) — China’s Communist Party took American democracy to task on Saturday, sharply criticizing a global democracy summit being hosted by President Joe Biden next week and extolling the virtues of its governing system. Party officials questioned how a polarized country that botched its response to COVID-19 could lecture others and said that efforts […]

DETROIT — James and Jennifer Crumbley, the parents of the teen charged in the Oxford High School shooting were located and arrested early Saturday in Detroit, a little more than two hours after a citizen saw their vehicle and called police. Authorities had been searching for the Crumbleys since about noon Friday after they were […]

DUBAI/VIENNA (Reuters) -The seventh round of indirect talks between Iran and the United States on reviving the 2015 Iran nuclear deal, which began this week, will end on Friday with a formal meeting of the remaining parties to the deal, European and Iranian officials said. The meeting of Iran, France, Germany, Britain, Russia and China […]

US President Joe Biden has come under fire for restoring a Trump-era policy that requires asylum seekers to wait in Mexico while their claims are processed. Migrant groups said reinstating the Remain in Mexico programme would spur crime and violence in border camps. Mr Biden had suspended the policy, calling it “inhumane”, but was ordered […]

Dec 1 (Reuters) – U.S. President Joe Biden on Wednesday unveiled an updated national strategy to combat the AIDS epidemic with a goal of ending it by 2030. “We are within a striking distance of eliminating HIV transmission, within striking distance,” Biden told a group of lawmakers and activists at the White House on World […]

ISLAMABAD: Pakistani and Russian national security advisers held wide-ranging talks in Moscow on Wednesday in what is being seen by both sides as an important step towards strengthening of bilateral relations. National Security Adviser Dr Moeed Yusuf and his Russian counterpart Nikolai Patrushev reviewed the whole gamut of Pak-Russia relations and held in-depth discussions on […]

Iran is expanding its uranium enrichment capabilities in violation of the 2015 nuclear deal, according to experts from the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA). The UN agency’s latest report came as talks seeking to restore the nuclear agreement were underway in Vienna. These indirect negotiations between Iran and the United States could help revive the […]

The Court of Appeal will give its ruling on the latest stage of a legal battle between the Duchess of Sussex and the publisher of The Mail On Sunday over a letter to her estranged father. Meghan 40, sued Associated Newspapers Limited (ANL), also the publisher of MailOnline over five articles that reproduced parts of […]

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