Friday is a public holiday in Zimbabwe to mark a day of protest against sanctions which the government blames for the country’s economic problems. Southern…View More Who are Zimbabwe sanctions hurting?
In recent weeks, mass protests have broken out in countries from Lebanon to Spain to Chile. All are different – with distinct causes, methods and…View More Why protesters are on the streets worldwide
The US government banned imports of rough diamonds from Zimbabwe earlier this month over concerns that forced labour was being used in the African nation’s…View More Are Zimbabwe’s diamonds mined using forced labour?
Pet rabbits are often condemned to unhappy, disease-ridden lives because owners falsely believe they are low-maintenance, study shows Royal Veterinary College surveyed 6,349 rabbits across…View More Pet rabbits are often condemned to unhappy, disease-ridden lives
South Africa’s President Jacob Zuma has been accused of having a corrupt relationship with members of the Indian-born Gupta family, and even letting them interfere…View More Who are the Guptas?
Indian-administered Kashmir is gearing up for local elections amid a lockdown and with a large number of politicians under detention. BBC Hindi’s Vineet Khare reports.…View More Are Kashmir elections amid lockdown a ‘sham’?
Between 25 and 35 million Kurds inhabit a mountainous region straddling the borders of Turkey, Iraq, Syria, Iran and Armenia. They make up the fourth-largest…View More Who are the Kurds?
In a year where global appetite for environmental activism has boomed, the time has come for British nature to take centre stage. The 2019 State…View More Wildlife populations are plummeting and this is what you can do to help
Israeli Arabs are poised to lead parliamentary opposition and even receive Mossad intelligence agency briefings in historic first Arab-dominated Joint List now have 13 of…View More Israeli Arabs are poised to lead parliamentary opposition
She has won awards and accolades, and has been feted internationally for her scientific work, but now a woman hailed as one of Greece’s youngest…View More Why Greeks are questioning this role model’s credentials
THE water turns red with blood as an explosive harpoon hits the whale and she squeals in pain. Traumatised and still alive, her bloody body…View More How thousands of whales are cruelly harpooned with bombs that take an HOUR to kill them by hunters who sell their meat as a delicacy to Brit tourists – The Sun
Chaos as Ryanair planes are grounded by ‘major systems failure’ as passengers are unable to check in at airports across Europe Passengers have complained of…View More Chaos as Ryanair planes are grounded by ‘major systems failure’
Benjamin Netanyahu denies SPYING on Donald Trump’s calls after ‘Israeli’ Stingray devices are discovered close to the White House Israel planted mobile phone spy gear…View More ‘Israeli’ Stingray devices are discovered close to the White House
US President Donald Trump says talks with the Taliban aimed at ending the 18-year war in Afghanistan are “dead”. “As far as I’m concerned, they…View More Afghan peace talks are dead, Trump says