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European nations’ plans for coping with COVID-19

European nations’ plans for coping with COVID-19

France has introduced mandatory COVID-19 vaccinations for health and care home workers in an effort to prevent a new wav...
What happened on Sept. 11, 2001

What happened on Sept. 11, 2001

(Reuters) - Here is a timeline for Sept. 11, 2001, when commercial airliners crashed into the New York World Trade Center twin to...
EXPLAINER-How bad is the crisis in Lebanon?

EXPLAINER-How bad is the crisis in Lebanon?

BEIRUT, Sept 10 (Reuters) - Lebanon's financial meltdown has swiftly worsened in the last month, with much of the country cripple...
A glimpse under the hood of El Salvador’s bitcoin experiment

A glimpse under the hood of El Salvador’s bitcoin experiment

El Salvador on Tuesday rolled out cryptocurrency bitcoin as legal tender, an unprecedented move that faced some technical hic...

The Conversation

Turning back migrant boats: what does the international law of the sea say?

Turning back migrant boats: what does the international law of the sea say?

The Home Office has unveiled plans to use “turnback” tactics in the English Channel, with the border force compelling small boats...
Over-the-counter rapid antigen tests for COVID-19 can help slow the spread of the delta variant — here’s when to use them

Over-the-counter rapid antigen tests for COVID-19 can help slow the spread of the delta variant — here’s when to use them

The rise of the highly transmissible delta variant around the U.S. has increased demand for rapid antigen COVID-19 tests that...
9/11: how politicians and the media turned terrorism into an Islamic issue

9/11: how politicians and the media turned terrorism into an Islamic issue

As we mark the 20th anniversary of the September 11 attacks, it is important to reflect on the legacy that event – and the “war o...
The Ronaldo effect: what big players mean for the business goals of clubs like Manchester United

The Ronaldo effect: what big players mean for the business goals of clubs like Manchester United

The prodigal son returns. In the last few days of a frenzied football transfer window, Manchester United pulled off a dream signi...

Election Watch

Pro-Putin ruling party seeks new majority as Russia votes

Pro-Putin ruling party seeks new majority as Russia votes

MOSCOW, Sept 17 (Reuters) - Russia goes to the polls on Friday to elect a new parliament in a three-day vote that the ruling ...
Half of Chileans still scratching heads over November presidential pick, poll shows

Half of Chileans still scratching heads over November presidential pick, poll shows

Leftist former student leader Gabriel Boric is leading Chile's race for president with just over two months until Election Da...
UPDATED: Bulgaria reappoints caretaker PM ahead of third election of 2021

UPDATED: Bulgaria reappoints caretaker PM ahead of third election of 2021

Bulgarian President Rumen Radev reappointed caretaker premier Stefan Yanev on Thursday to lead an interim government until th...
German election too close to call as many voters still undecided

German election too close to call as many voters still undecided

Germany's federal election is too close to call as the number of still undecided voters hit a record high less than two weeks...

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Where is Afghanistan?

Where is Afghanistan?

Google searches for Afghanistan exploded by ten times in August as foreign affairs made a rare foray into mainstream news across the globe.  The Taliban stunned the world with its rapid takeo...