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Egypt - Courts & Law
5/16/2022 8:18:36 PM
The US is set to remove five inactive extremist groups from its foreign terrorist organisations list, including Al-Jamaa Al-Islamiya, which is blamed for terrorist attacks that have killed hundreds of policemen, civilians and tourists in Egypt.

War in Ukraine - Diplomacy
5/16/2022 3:02:35 PM
Finland and Sweden have signaled their intention to join NATO over Russia's war in Ukraine and things will move fast once they formally apply for membership in the world's biggest security alliance.

War in Ukraine - Military
5/15/2022 9:04:59 PM
With Finland and Sweden inching closer to applying for NATO membership amid Russia's war in Ukraine, the list of ``neutral'' or nonaligned countries in Europe appears poised to shrink.

War in Ukraine - Military
5/12/2022 1:54:56 PM
It's likely to be the quickest NATO enlargement ever and one that would redraw Europe's security map. Finnish leaders announced Thursday their belief that Finland should join the world's biggest military organization because of Russia's war in Ukraine. Sweden could soon follow suit.

World - International
5/9/2022 10:16:10 AM
There was little doubt about John Lee's election as Hong Kong's next leader.

World - International
5/7/2022 10:29:50 PM
The election of Sinn Fein as the biggest party in Northern Ireland's Assembly is a historic moment -- the first time an Irish nationalist party, rather than a British unionist one, has topped the voting.

World - International
5/2/2022 3:14:53 PM
Victorious over his far-right rival in last month's presidential vote, centrist Emmanuel Macron now faces a gathering challenge from the left in France's upcoming legislative elections.

World - International
4/28/2022 2:18:00 PM
If Elon Musk and Twitter get their way, the company will soon be privately held and under his control.

War in Ukraine - Diplomacy
4/27/2022 11:02:36 PM
Brittney Griner remains detained in Russia and it's unclear how an unexpected prisoner exchange between the United States and Russia that freed marine veteran Trevor Reed on Wednesday will affect the status of the WNBA star.

War in Ukraine - Economy
4/27/2022 4:05:21 PM
Russia's Gazprom says it is halting natural gas supplies to Poland and Bulgaria, escalating tensions between the Kremlin and Europe over energy and Russia's invasion of Ukraine _ and adding new urgency to plans to reduce and then end the continent's dependence on Russia as a supplier of oil and gas.

World - International
4/26/2022 10:15:13 AM
Twitter's acceptance of Elon Musk's roughly $44 billion takeover bid brings the billionaire Tesla CEO one step closer to owning the social media platform.

War in Ukraine - Economy
4/21/2022 1:54:57 PM
Europe is struggling to find ways to stop paying Russia $850 million a day for energy and hit the Kremlin's finances over its invasion of Ukraine. Leaders of the 27-member European Union are finding that reversing decades of dependence on Russian oil and natural gas is not a simple matter.

Egypt - Urban & Transport
4/19/2022 2:17:47 PM
Egypt is working on turning its 72-kilometre-long Suez Canal — the world’s longest man-made canal without locks — into a “green route,” a step that aligns with the country’s ambitious plans to become a transit route for clean energy.

World - International
4/16/2022 4:27:02 PM
Twitter is trying to thwart billionaire Elon Musk's takeover attempt with a ``poison pill`` _ a financial device that companies have been wielding against unwelcome suitors for decades.

War in Ukraine - Military
4/13/2022 11:41:17 AM
Ukraine said Tuesday it is investigating a claim that a poisonous substance was dropped on the besieged city of Mariupol.

Business - Markets & Companies
4/11/2022 11:55:55 PM
Tesla CEO Elon Musk's great Twitter turnabout, in which he disclosed his massive stake in the social media company, got a seat on its board, publicly floated drastic changes, and then turned down the board role, all happened in a week.

World - Region
4/11/2022 8:43:05 PM
The Biden administration is unveiling a completed rule aimed at reining in the proliferation of ghost guns, firearms without serial numbers that have been turning up at crime scenes across the nation in increasing numbers.

Life & Style - Health
4/9/2022 1:41:05 PM
The coronavirus version known as BA.2 is now dominant in at least 68 countries

Business - Energy
3/31/2022 10:33:57 PM
President Joe Biden is again dipping into the nation's petroleum stockpile to try to corral rising energy prices.

War in Ukraine - Economy
3/29/2022 1:26:22 PM
Europe's already high gas prices have gyrated since Russian President Vladimir Putin announced plans to have importers pay for Russian natural gas in rubles instead of dollars and euros.

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