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‘Strong indications’ Putin approved MH17 missile supply

Even so, Russian leader has immunity as head of state, making it impossible to prosecute him.

Wednesday, 08 Feb 2023 10:24 PM

‘Strong indications’ Putin approved MH17 missile supply

Minsk jails Polish-Belarusian reporter for eight years

49-year-old journalist is found guilty of ‘actions harming national security’ and ‘inciting hatred’.

Wednesday, 08 Feb 2023 10:00 PM

Minsk jails Polish-Belarusian reporter for eight years

Scholz ‘certain’ Putin ‘will not achieve goals’ in Ukraine

German Chancellor assures Kyiv its future is with EU.

Wednesday, 08 Feb 2023 09:20 PM

Scholz ‘certain’ Putin ‘will not achieve goals’ in Ukraine

Uganda says will not renew UN rights office mandate

Opposition criticises move in country where freedoms regularly threatened.

Wednesday, 08 Feb 2023 08:40 PM

Uganda says will not renew UN rights office mandate

Swiss give 2,500-year-old stone sculpture back to Peru

Federal Office of Culture says monolithic stone-head illegally obtained.

Wednesday, 08 Feb 2023 08:00 PM

Swiss give 2,500-year-old stone sculpture back to Peru


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Death toll rises above 11,200 in Turkey, Syria quake

Rescuers race to save survivors trapped under debris in winter cold.

Wednesday, 08 Feb 2023 07:20 PM

Death toll rises above 11,200 in Turkey, Syria quake

Pope calls for solidarity after Turkey, Syria quake

Pontiff thanks those risking their lives to help.

Wednesday, 08 Feb 2023 06:40 PM

Pope calls for solidarity after Turkey, Syria quake

France to turn wine into industrial alcohol to battle surplus

Agriculture ministry to spend to €160 million on distillation process.

Wednesday, 08 Feb 2023 06:00 PM

France to turn wine into industrial alcohol to battle surplus

Anglican church set for fiery debate over same-sex marriage

New proposals will allow priests to offer ‘God’s blessing’ to civil partnerships.  

Wednesday, 08 Feb 2023 05:20 PM

Anglican church set for fiery debate over same-sex marriage

High freight prices lift Maersk to record profit in 2022

Shipping giant sales rises to US$81.5 billion.

Wednesday, 08 Feb 2023 04:40 PM

High freight prices lift Maersk to record profit in 2022

Hundreds of Thai children facing charges over protests

Amnesty International claims children as young as 11 face up to 15 years in prison.

Wednesday, 08 Feb 2023 04:00 PM

Hundreds of Thai children facing charges over protests

Children pulled from rubble as Turkey-Syria quake toll tops 8,300

WHO warns that time is running out for thousands injured, feared trapped.

Wednesday, 08 Feb 2023 03:20 PM

Children pulled from rubble as Turkey-Syria quake toll tops 8,300

Australian school principal stands trial on rape charges

Prosecution alleges Malka Leifer, 56, also threatened to expose domestic abuse of victim to keep attacks quiet.

Wednesday, 08 Feb 2023 02:40 PM

Australian school principal stands trial on rape charges

Biden accuses social media companies of exploiting children

President has repeatedly advocated for greater protection of people’s online privacy and personal data.

Wednesday, 08 Feb 2023 02:00 PM

Biden accuses social media companies of exploiting children

Pilots walk away from 737 crash in Australia

State emergency services minister hails the incident as ‘nothing short of a miracle’.

Wednesday, 08 Feb 2023 01:20 PM

Pilots walk away from 737 crash in Australia


Police seize enough cocaine to supply N. Zealand for 30 years

Officials say it is too early to say where the drugs came from.

Wednesday, 08 Feb 2023 11:20 AM

Police seize enough cocaine to supply N. Zealand for 30 years

Ex-Tokyo Olympics official held over alleged bid-rigging

Yasuo Mori has been arrested, say reports.

Wednesday, 08 Feb 2023 10:40 AM

Ex-Tokyo Olympics official held over alleged bid-rigging

Video conferencing star Zoom cuts staff by 15%

Chief executive is also taking a 98% salary cut this year and forgoing his executive bonus.

Wednesday, 08 Feb 2023 10:00 AM

Video conferencing star Zoom cuts staff by 15%

No new variants in weeks after China ended zero-Covid, says study

More than 90% of Chinese cases Omicron subvariants, data show.

Wednesday, 08 Feb 2023 09:20 AM

No new variants in weeks after China ended zero-Covid, says study

Medics walk out in UK’s biggest health service strikes

Healthcare workers say their wages have failed to keep up with inflation over the past decade.

Wednesday, 08 Feb 2023 08:40 AM

Medics walk out in UK’s biggest health service strikes

Turkey-Syria quake toll tops 7,800 as rescuers battle cold

WHO officials estimate up to 20,000 may have died.

Wednesday, 08 Feb 2023 08:00 AM

Turkey-Syria quake toll tops 7,800 as rescuers battle cold

Tech announcements, muted Fed commentary boost US stocks

Microsoft and Alphabet jump more than 4%

Wednesday, 08 Feb 2023 07:20 AM

Tech announcements, muted Fed commentary boost US stocks

Erdogan declares state of emergency in 10 quake-hit provinces

Humanitarian relief workers and financial aid will be sent to affected areas.  

Tuesday, 07 Feb 2023 11:10 PM

Erdogan declares state of emergency in 10 quake-hit provinces

Quake imperils cross-border aid to Syria

UN says number of crossing points reduced from 4 to 1.

Tuesday, 07 Feb 2023 10:30 PM

Quake imperils cross-border aid to Syria

Electric trucks produce far fewer emissions than diesel, says EU report

Biggest climate impact comes from driving vehicles, not manufacturing them.

Tuesday, 07 Feb 2023 09:50 PM

Electric trucks produce far fewer emissions than diesel, says EU report