Italians abortion rights protests detained after far-right election victory

Following this week’s far-right election victory, thousands of women participated in marches across Italy on Wednesday to defend access to abortion amid worries that abortion rights may be in danger. … වැඩිදුර කියවන්න

Czech police arrests 120 migrants coming from Turkey

Police in Czech said Thursday that they arrested more than 120 migrants and seven smugglers at the border with Slovakia on Wednesday night. The large numbers of detainees are Syrian … වැඩිදුර කියවන්න

Smith & Wesson sued over Illinois parade shooting

Highland Park shooting survivors and the victims’ families sued gun manufacturer Smith & Wesson for illegally marketing and advertising assault rifles, allegedly targeting young men in its ads. Brady and … වැඩිදුර කියවන්න

Australian adviser to Suu Kyi sentenced to three years in jail in Myanmar

A court in Myanmar sentenced Sean Turnell to three years in prison on Thursday for violating a secrets law in the country. Turnell, an Australian professor and Aung San Suu … වැඩිදුර කියවන්න

Former Hong Kong pro-democracy lawmaker Ted Hui sentenced to jail over 2019 protests

A Hong Kong court sentenced ex-lawmaker Ted Hui to three and a half years in prison for his role in an anti-government protest in 2019. Hui faced charges for an … වැඩිදුර කියවන්න

Protesters shave their heads outside the New York Times office to bring attention to Iran atrocities

Protesters shaved their heads outside the New York Times office in Manhattan Tuesday, calling on the newspaper company to boost its coverage of the unrest in Iran. Iranian and American … වැඩිදුර කියවන්න

Russia to annex four Ukraine regions on Friday

The Kremlin announced it would formally annex four  occupied regions of Ukraine on September 30 following controversial referendums.  “Tomorrow, in the Grand Kremlin Palace, in the St. George’s Hall, at … වැඩිදුර කියවන්න

305 candidates compete for 50-seat in Kuwait parliamentary elections

People in Kuwait returned to the polls on Thursday to elect the country’s next parliament in the second legislative election in less than two years. The country’s royal rulers vowed … වැඩිදුර කියවන්න

Bank of England intervenes to stabilize UK economy

The Bank of England (BoE) initiated a historic intervention by delaying its scheduled gilt sales to the end of October and announcing a two-week long-dated bond purchasing program in an … වැඩිදුර කියවන්න