June 24, 2022

Inside the ‘Roe’ decision: Why Alito’s ruling can’t be taken at face value 

IE 11 is not supported. For an optimal experience visit our site on another browser. UP NEXT Politicized Supreme Court oblivious to rulings’ consequences for Americans 02:17 Abortion providers scramble to help women as state bans spread 06:12 Despair won’t stop Republicans seeking national abortion ban:...

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Around 2,000 migrants try to cross border separating Spain’s Melilla enclave from Morocco; 18 die in border raid

Migrants climb the fences separating the Spanish enclave of Melilla from Morocco in Melilla, Spain Photo : AP KEY HIGHLIGHTS Last year, Spain permitted Brahim Ghali, the leader of Western Sahara’s pro-independence Polisario Front, to receive treatment for COVID-19 in a Spanish hospital This led to...

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After 15 years, Afghan national freed from Guantanamo Bay; Taliban, US thank Qatar for assistance

Asadullah Haroon Gul | Pic courtesy: @Reprieve Photo : Twitter KEY HIGHLIGHTS After Asadullah Haroon Gul’s release, there is only one Afghan left at Guantanamo Bay, Muhammad Rahim al-Afghani Muhammad Rahim al-Afghani is accused of working for Osama bin Laden as a “procurement specialist” The Pakistani...

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Russia-Ukraine war: Ukrainian troops forced to cede strategic city of Severodonetsk in Luhansk

Ukrainian troops in Severodonetsk (File image) Photo : AP Kyiv: After weeks of fierce battle, Ukrainian troops on Friday were forced to retreat from the strategic city of Severodonetsk in Luhansk in eastern Ukraine. It will consolidate Russia‘s position in the region. The development came shortly...

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‘Distraught,’ ‘hurt,’ ‘fed up’: America keeps failing Brittney Griner

There are two people Cherelle Griner would like to talk to: her wife Brittney Griner, the Women’s National Basketball Association superstar wrongly detained by the Russian government for over 140 days, and President Joe Biden, whose administration claims to be trying to get Brittney Griner released....

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U.N. chief warns of ‘catastrophe’ from global food shortage

BERLIN —  The head of the United Nations warned Friday that the world faces “catastrophe” because of the growing shortage of food around the globe. U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said the war in Ukraine has added to the disruptions caused by climate change, the COVID-19 pandemic and...

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