'Naughty women' should stay home, says secretive Taliban official

‘Naughty women’ should stay home, says secretive Taliban official

Sirajuddin Haqqani has only recently allowed his face to be photographed in public. WAKIL KOHSAR/AFP via Getty Images Sirajudin Haqqani, a secretive Taliban leader, spoke to CNN…

United Airlines Boeing 767-300 aircraft (Photo by Nicolas Economou/NurPhoto via Getty Images)

United Airlines is fighting hard for flights between Washington DC and Cape Town

United Airlines Boeing 767-300 aircraft (Photo by Nicolas Economou/NurPhoto via Getty Images) United Airlines really wants to fly from Washington DC to Cape Town. And it’s…

Former Minnesota police officer Thomas Lane poses in a combination of booking photographs at Hennepin County Jail in Minneapolis

Ex-Minneapolis officer pleads guilty in George Floyd case – report

Former Minnesota police officer Thomas Lane poses in a combination of booking photographs at Hennepin County Jail in Minneapolis Ex-Minneapolis police officer Thomas Lane pleaded guilty…

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Indonesian rescuers battle to free trapped ferry carrying more than 800

The ship was carrying 784 passengers and 55 crew members. It got stuck along a 18-kilometre rout in East Nusa Tenggara province. Efforts by rescuers to free…

Flooding prevented with sand bags on a beach in Fiji

Oceans are hotter, higher and more acidic, climate report warns

Flooding prevented with sand bags on a beach in Fiji The temperature of the world’s oceans hit a record high in 2021 with record-breaking acidity levels. …

Researchers hope to leverage instruments like Chile

After Congress’ first hearing on UFOs in 50 years, some scientists want to be let in on investigation

Researchers hope to leverage instruments like Chile’s Vera Rubin Observatory, pictured in September 2019, to study unidentified aerial phenomena. Wil O’Mullane/Wikimedia Commons US Congress held a public…

More than 15,000 people have been detained in Russia in the past weeks for their anti-war stance and subjected to fines and arrests, writes the author.

OPINION | Russian activist Sergey Davidis: We need to support Ukraine against Putin’s dictatorship

More than 15,000 people have been detained in Russia in the past weeks for their anti-war stance and subjected to fines and arrests, writes the author….