Former President Donald Trump.

Appeals court stops short of declaring Donald Trump immune from rape accuser’s defamation claim

Former President Donald Trump. A US federal appeals court stopped short of declaring Donald Trump immune from a defamation lawsuit.  E. Jean Carroll accused Trump…

Rights group says Iran protest death toll tops 75 as crackdown intensifies

Rights group says Iran protest death toll tops 75 as crackdown intensifies

Over 75 people have been killed during 11 days of unrest in Iran.  Protests were sparked by the death of Mahsa Amini, who was arrested for breaching…

Police officers detain a protester during the unsanctioned rally in Moscow, Russia, on September 24, 2022.

The Kremlin reluctantly acknowledged issues with its draft amid mobilisation chaos

Police officers detain a protester during the unsanctioned rally in Moscow, Russia, on September 24, 2022. A Kremlin spokesman tried to deflect blame over mounting discord…

Cuba has approved gay marriage.

‘Justice has been done’: Cubans vote to approve gay marriage

Cuba has approved gay marriage. Cubans approved gay marriage and adoption overwhelmingly in a Sunday referendum backed by the government that also boosted rights for…

Leader of Italian far-right party Fratelli dItalia

Italy takes step into unknown as far right party sweeps elections

Italy has voted for a far right candidate as the country’s leader. Giorgia Meloni’s Brothers of Italy party has neo-facist roots, and appears set to win about…

Russian President Vladimir Putin.

JUST IN | Putin grants Russian citizenship to US whistleblower Edward Snowden

Russian President Vladimir Putin. Sputnik/Evgeny Biyatov/Kremlin via Reuters President Vladimir Putin signed a decree on Monday granting Russian citizenship to former US intelligence contractor Edward Snowden….

Why are climate activists calling for reparations?

Why are climate activists calling for reparations?

Pakistan’s floods have led to renewed calls for rich polluting nations to compensate developing countries for the impacts of the climate crisis. There are also calls for…