Kathryn Kates, Actress in ‘Many Saints of Newark’ and ‘Seinfeld,’ Dies at 73

Kathryn Kates, a television, film, and stage actress best known for appearances in The Many Saints of Newark, Seinfeld, and Orange Is the New Black, has died. aged 73 years old. Kates, who had lung cancer, died quietly on Saturday, …

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UN Warns Acute Hunger Set To Soar in Over 20 Countries

Food insecurity is expected to rise in 20 countries with the highest alerts for catastrophic situations in Ethiopia, Nigeria, South Sudan, and Yemen, two UN agencies warned on Thursday. The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and …

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Biosecurity Risk Raised over Bali Bird Market

Experts warned of ‘biosecurity risk’ at the bustling Bali Bird Market and said lack of coordination between Indonesian government departments on wildlife allows illegal trade to thrive. Spread over two city blocks, Bali’s Bird Market is a fraction of the …

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Russia and Ukraine to Resume Ceasefire Talks, Russian Diplomats Leave US

Russian and Ukrainian negotiators agreed that a permanent ceasefire in eastern Ukraine must be observed “unconditionally” following more than eight hours-long talks in Paris on Wednesday. The announcement came after a meeting at the Elysee Palace of the political advisors …

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Houthi Strike Kills Five People In Marib City: Officials

At least five people were killed and 23 others received injuries after the Houthi rebels launched a ballistic missile on the northern city of Marib, the last stronghold of the Yemeni government. “Two soldiers and three civilians lost their lives …

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Afghan Protesters Call On Int’l Community To Release Frozen Bank Assets

Afghan women protesters took to the streets, demanding the international community, particularly the US, to release Afghanistan’s frozen assets to mitigate the ongoing financial crisis. A female protestor, Basira Didar called on the world to recognize the Islamic Emirate government, …

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Vietnam Stepping Up Defense Ties With Azerbaijan

Vietnam Deputy Minister of National Defense Sen. Lieut. Gen. Hoang Xuan Chien said that relations between his country and Azerbaijan have reached a new high, where the two sides particularly stepped up defense ties. Chien made the remarks during a …

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