- Qatar’s beIN Sports says Saudi Arabia to lift ban on channelson 06/10/2021 at 7:34 pm
The news also means Newcastle United's stalled potential takeover by a Saudi-led consortium could now be a step closer.
- Malaria vaccine a ‘breakthrough for science’, WHO chief sayson 06/10/2021 at 6:51 pm
UN health body announces the Mosquirix vaccine against malaria should be widely administered to children in Africa.
- What’s fuelling Europe’s energy crisis?on 06/10/2021 at 6:44 pm
Gas and electricity prices hit record highs in Europe as energy supplies run low in advance of winter.
- US: Doctors in Alaska making ‘difficult choices’ amid COVID surgeon 06/10/2021 at 6:16 pm
PAHO director says Alaska doctors are deciding which patients get hospital beds amid worst COVID outbreak in the US.
- Biden meets CEOs as fight to lift US debt ceiling drags onon 06/10/2021 at 5:39 pm
US Senate is poised for a showdown over Democratic push to raise the debt limit, as Republicans oppose effort.
- Football Australia pledges to investigate abuse allegationson 06/10/2021 at 5:37 pm
Retired player Lisa De Vanna says she saw abuse towards younger female players and authorities protecting abusers.
- Ethiopian Airlines denies transporting weapons in Tigray conflicton 06/10/2021 at 5:37 pm
A CNN investigation claims Ethiopian Airlines allegedly transported military weapons and supplies on its planes.
- Dubai leader ordered ex-wife, lawyer’s phones hacked: UK courton 06/10/2021 at 5:09 pm
Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum has rejected the allegations saying they presented an 'incomplete picture'.
- Austrian leader Kurz under investigation on suspicion of briberyon 06/10/2021 at 4:39 pm
Prosecutors say probe is over claims that gov't money was used in a corrupt deal to gain positive coverage in a tabloid.
- California oil spill spurs queries from investigators about delayon 06/10/2021 at 4:34 pm
Amplify Energy waited three hours to shut down the US pipeline after the alarm went off, investigators say.
- Russia opens investigations after prison torture images releasedon 06/10/2021 at 4:34 pm
The Federal Penitentiary Service said it fired five senior prison officials at the jail where the allegations emerged.
- Canada to require federal workers be vaccinated against COVIDon 06/10/2021 at 4:21 pm
PM Justin Trudeau says vaccine mandates for federal workers and domestic travellers to come into force in late October.
- Sweden, Denmark pause Moderna COVID jabs for younger age groupson 06/10/2021 at 3:50 pm
The pauses come amid reports of possible rare side effects from the Moderna jab, including heart inflammation.
- What is Serbia trying to achieve with its military buildup?on 06/10/2021 at 2:48 pm
Government calls for a 'Serb World' amid increased defence spending fuel concerns in neighbouring countries.
- French poll puts far-right pundit Zemmour ahead of Le Penon 06/10/2021 at 2:23 pm
Survey suggests Eric Zemmour is now the most popular opponent of President Emmanuel Macron before the 2022 election.
- Contagion fears: After Evergrande, investors eye repayment dateson 06/10/2021 at 2:23 pm
China’s property industry has suffered its first default on a dollar bond since Evergrande sank deeper into crisis.
- UN accused of turning a blind eye to Yemen abuseson 06/10/2021 at 1:55 pm
Activists denounce the UN for ignoring human rights breaches and putting 'politics before humanity'.
- Saudi Aramco soars to $2 trillion on sky-high oil priceson 06/10/2021 at 1:44 pm
Its market capitalisation value puts Aramco just behind Microsoft and Apple as the world's most valuable companies.
- ‘Uncontrolled immigration’ will not solve UK’s economic woes: PMon 06/10/2021 at 1:26 pm
Johnson's speech at his party's annual conference comes as complaints mount over fuel shortages and food supply chains.
- A Tunisian Family: High hopes, desperate liveson 06/10/2021 at 1:25 pm
A Tunisian family, once full of hope after the 2011 revolution, now struggles with poverty and some impossible choices.