Evacuations in Philippines as explosive super typhoon nears
Thousands of people have been evacuated and government offices have been closed as a a super typhoon bashes the Philippines eastern islands.
September 26, 2022 7:16 am
Kyiv forces accused of killing two in Kherson hotel strike
Russian authorities have accused Ukrainian forces of killing two people, including a former MP, in a missile strike on a hotel in occupied Kherson.
September 26, 2022 5:55 am
Hundreds arrested as Russian draft protests continue
Hundreds of people have been arrested by authorities as protests against Russia’s new “partial mobilisation” continue across the country, an independent rights group has said.
September 25, 2022 5:23 pm
North Korea fires suspected ballistic missile into sea
North Korea has fired a suspected ballistic missile towards the sea off its east coast, South Korean military officials have said.
September 25, 2022 12:44 pm
Raisi to 'deal decisively' with widespread unrest
Iran’s president has vowed to take action against protesters after more than a week of anti-government demonstrations.
September 25, 2022 10:50 am
Putin fires deputy defence chief amid supply failures
Vladimir Putin has fired the general charged with managing the Russian military’s faltering logistics operations in Ukraine.
September 25, 2022 10:22 am
Complaints about Russia's chaotic mobilization grow
Hundreds of people have been arrested by authorities as protests against Russia’s new “partial mobilization” continue across the country, an independent rights group has said.
September 25, 2022 9:14 am
Russians flee to avoid draft
Russia has said it is exempting some bankers, IT workers and journalists from being drafted into the army to serve in Ukraine under the “partial mobilisation” announced by President Vladimir Putin, as men fled in droves across the border to avoid conscription.
September 24, 2022 1:24 pm
Sexual assault claims revealed in pay bias suit
Women at Goldman Sachs reported 75 incidents of sexual assault and harassment involving senior bankers between 2000 and 2011, including rape, according to newly public court files.
September 24, 2022 11:50 am
US to ease internet curbs for Iranians
The US says it will ease internet curbs on Iran to counter Tehran’s clampdown on protests which were sparked by a woman’s death in police custody.
September 24, 2022 10:44 am
Soldiers go door-to-door for votes in polls
Ukrainians have reported armed soldiers going door-to-door in occupied parts of the country to collect votes for self-styled “referendums” on joining Russia.
September 24, 2022 10:34 am
Biden says US will never recognize Russia’s referendums in Ukraine
US President Joe Biden said the United States will never recognize Russia’s referendums in occupied parts of Ukraine.