Germany’s union head warns of collapse of entire industries due to Russian gas cuts

BERLIN (BLOOMBERG) – Top German industries could face collapse because of cuts in the supplies of…

Hong Kong lawmaker tests Covid positive after photo with Xi

A Hong Kong lawmaker who posed for a group photo with Chinese President Xi Jinping during…

Russian defence minister tells Putin Ukraine’s Luhansk region has been ‘liberated’

MOSCOW (REUTERS, AFP) – Russia’s Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu informed President Vladimir Putin that all of…

‘They’re everywhere’: Microplastics in oceans, air and human body

PARIS (AFP) – From ocean depths to mountain peaks, humans have littered the planet with tiny…

19 die in Pakistan bus crash

20 Jun Iran on Monday hanged a Sunni extremist who was sentenced to death for killing…

As weed becomes more potent, teens are getting sick

NEW YORK (NYTIMES) – Elysse was 14 when she first started vaping cannabis. It did not…

Three dead after ‘strong explosions’ in Russia’s Belgorod, near Ukraine

At least three people were killed and four injured in a series of “strong explosions” that…

West African bloc assesses sanctions for coup-hit states

West African leaders meet on Sunday in Ghana’s capital Accra to review sanctions they have imposed…

Putin’s media blitz on Africa food crisis sparks alarm in Europe

JOHANNESBURG (BLOOMBERG) – European governments have been alarmed by a Russian disinformation campaign that seeks to…

The Nigerian gas deal, the Irish impresario and the £8bn ruling amid claims of bribery

The Nigerian gas deal, the Irish impresario and the £8bn ruling amid claims of bribery Officials…