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Blinken rallies developed world to confront inequality

U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken is calling on the world's most developed countries to take on and counter widening gaps between the rich...

Gaza border clashes with Israeli army wound 24 Palestinians

Palestinian health officials say Israeli gunfire has wounded 24 Palestinians, including a 13-year-old boy who was shot in the head, during a protest along...

India voids law that sought billions in retrospective taxes

India's government is repealing a hotly disputed tax law under which it pursued billions of dollars from international companies for past dealings By ASHOK SHARMA...

With Taliban’s rise, India sees renewed threat in Kashmir

SRINAGAR, India -- India's leaders are anxiously watching the Taliban takeover in Afghanistan, fearing that it will benefit their bitter rival Pakistan and feed...

US to study internet access for Cubans; more sanctions

U.S. President Joe Biden will meet on Friday with Cuban-American leaders to discuss the recent social protests in Cuba, the possibility of new sanctions...

575 inmates escape in latest Nigeria jailbreak

Around 575 inmates have been freed after a jailbreak in southwest Nigeria By CHINEDU ASADU Associated Press October 23, 2021, 2:18 PM • 2 min read Share to...

Hong Kong’s Apple Daily editorial writer arrested at airport

Hong Kong media report that an editorial writer of the now-defunct pro-democracy newspaper Apple Daily was arrested at the airport while attempting to leave...

Hamas re-elects Ismail Haniyeh as supreme leader

The Islamic militant group Hamas says it has re-elected Ismail Haniyeh as its supreme leader By WAFAA SHURAFA Associated Press August 1, 2021, 12:53 PM • 1...

French senators arrive in Taiwan amid tensions with China

A group of French senators are in Taiwan for a five-day visit following a large Chinese show of force with fighters jets and escalating...

Algerian journalist, others detained in growing crackdown

Algerian authorities arrested a prominent journalist and a Berber linguist this week as part of what appears to be a growing crackdown on dissent...