Under new general, Russia’s Wagner makes deeper inroads into Libya | Politics News

Under new general, Russia’s Wagner makes deeper inroads into Libya | Politics News

With the gaze of much of the world fixed on the carnage unfolding in Gaza, Russia’s President Vladimir Putin continues to expand his country’s reach in Africa. Russia, in the form of the private military contractor (PMC) Wagner, has been a growing presence in Libya since at least 2018, when…

Israeli delegation expected in Qatar for more Gaza talks | Israel War on Gaza News

Israeli delegation expected in Qatar for more Gaza talks | Israel War on Gaza News

Framework of the agreement includes a six-week pause in fighting that could see an exchange of captives and increase in aid. An Israeli delegation is soon expected in Qatar to continue talks on securing a pause in the war on Gaza that could see captives released. The talks began last…

Oppenheimer wins big at Screen Actors Guild Awards, boosting Oscar hopes | Entertainment News

Oppenheimer wins big at Screen Actors Guild Awards, boosting Oscar hopes | Entertainment News

Christopher Nolan’s historical epic picks up top honour for outstanding cast in advance of next month’s Oscars. Oppenheimer has picked up three prizes, including the top honour, at Hollywood’s Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Awards, boosting the historical epic’s chances of grabbing the Oscar for best picture next month. Christopher Nolan’s…

Two-month old Palestinian boy dies of hunger amid Israel’s war on Gaza | Israel War on Gaza News

Two-month old Palestinian boy dies of hunger amid Israel’s war on Gaza | Israel War on Gaza News

A two-month-old Palestinian boy has died from starvation in northern Gaza, according to media reports, days after the United Nations warned of an “explosion” in child deaths due to Israel’s war on the besieged enclave. The Shehab news agency said Mahmoud Fattouh died at al-Shifa Hospital in Gaza City on…

Trump breezes by Haley in South Carolina primary with eyes on Biden rematch | US Election 2024 News

Trump breezes by Haley in South Carolina primary with eyes on Biden rematch | US Election 2024 News

Former United States President Donald Trump has secured another decisive victory in the Republican Party’s 2024 presidential primaries, defeating former United Nations Ambassador Nikki Haley in her home state of South Carolina. The Associated Press and other US media outlets swiftly declared Trump the winner of the state’s GOP primary…

US, UK bomb Houthi sites in Yemen amid surge in Red Sea ship attacks | Houthis News

US, UK bomb Houthi sites in Yemen amid surge in Red Sea ship attacks | Houthis News

US and UK forces hit 18 Houthi targets including underground weapons and missile storage facilities, officials say. The United States and the United Kingdom have bombed more than a dozen Houthi sites in Yemen, officials said, as the rebel group stepped up its attacks on ships in the Red Sea…

Dahomey doc on Europe’s looted African art wins Berlin film festival | Arts and Culture News

Dahomey doc on Europe’s looted African art wins Berlin film festival | Arts and Culture News

Dahomey, a documentary by Franco-Senegalese director Mati Diop probing the thorny issues surrounding Europe’s return of looted antiquities to Africa, has won the Berlin International Film Festival’s top prize. Kenyan-Mexican Oscar winner Lupita Nyong’o announced the seven-member panel’s choice for the Golden Bear award at a gala ceremony in the…

UK Conservatives suspend MP who said ‘Islamists’ control London’s mayor | Islamophobia News

UK Conservatives suspend MP who said ‘Islamists’ control London’s mayor | Islamophobia News

Lee Anderson will now sit as an independent lawmaker in parliament after his remarks prompted a flood of criticism. The UK’s Conservative Party has suspended one of its lawmakers, Lee Anderson, after he said the mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, was under the control of “Islamists”. Khan, the first Muslim…

What has Russia achieved during two years of war in Ukraine? | Russia-Ukraine war News

What has Russia achieved during two years of war in Ukraine? | Russia-Ukraine war News

The bloodiest conflict in Europe since World War II moves into its third year. The cost of the Russia-Ukraine war is already enormous: tens of thousands of soldiers killed on both sides; thousands of civilians dead; and millions of Ukrainians forced from their bombed-out towns and cities. Yet there is…

Israeli air raid hits residence, kills at least seven in Gaza’s Rafah | Israel War on Gaza News

Israeli air raid hits residence, kills at least seven in Gaza’s Rafah | Israel War on Gaza News

Israeli forces have killed at least seven people, including a child, in Rafah, in the latest deadly attack on Palestinians struggling to survive in the southern Gaza Strip’s largest city. An Israeli air raid hit a residential building belonging to the Shahin family on Saturday, housing displaced people from the…