New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern was widely expected to win a second term, buoyed by the compassionate and yet decisive leadership style under the crisis brought by the pandemic this year.
Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam announced on Friday that due to the current severe COVID-19 situation in the city, the Legislative Council (LegCo) election scheduled for September has been postponed to September 5 next year.
A mural visualises annual average air temperatures in Jersey with 126 stripes representing one year from 1894 through to 2019.
“Displaced people and host communities all over the world are at heightened risk as the coronavirus pandemic spreads” – UNCHR
On the night between 29 and 30 September, the first debate between the two candidates for the presidency of the United States was held in Cleveland, Ohio
Ongoing clashes in Sudan’s restive Darfur have killed at least 83 people in two days, state media said Sunday, just over two weeks after a long-running peacekeeping mission ended operations
The U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) designated Australia-based al-Qa’ida-associated facilitator Ahmed Luqman Talib for having materially assisted, sponsored, or provided financial, material, or technological support for, or goods or services to or in support of, Al-Qa’ida on
COVID-19 has brought many countries to an unexpected fork in their development trajectories. It has made visible new facts, figures and the feelings of citizens towards these facts and figures. India is working hard to convert the world crisis into an opportunity to create a self-reliance India.
Southeast Asia is quickly emerging as the Asian epicenter of the United States-China great power competition.
Once completed, the reservoir could take anywhere between 5 and 15 years to fill with water, depending on hydrologic conditions during the filling period and agreements reached between Ethiopia, Sudan, and Egypt.
The ‘land of the dragon’, officially the Kingdom of Bhutan, is a tiny and remote kingdom nestling in the Himalayas between its powerful neighbours, India and China.
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, Japan’s longest-serving premier, said he was resigning because of poor health, ending a stint at the helm of the world’s third-biggest economy during which he sought to revive growth and bolster its defenses.
The Australian government has accused China of undermining their free trade agreement over a series of actions by Beijing against Australian export goods. In the latest stous with its number one trading partner, China has imposed levies of up to 212 per cent on Australian wine exports.
The world’s biggest rainforest and river basin on the planet is facing multiple threats that need intervention to prevent ecological disaster.
A suicide bombing on Saturday at an education centre in Afghanistan’s capital Kabul killed at least 24 people and wounded dozens, Afghanistan’s interior ministry said.