Skip to main content
Main content

News

Browse the latest news items or filter by date range.
These date fields support the following format: 2-digit month slash 2-digit day slash 4-digit year, as in mm/dd/yyyy
mm/dd/yyyy
These date fields support the following format: 2-digit month slash 2-digit day slash 4-digit year, as in mm/dd/yyyy
mm/dd/yyyy

Trump Holds Talks with Foreign Ministers of Egypt, Ethiopia, Sudan

The three are in Washington on an invitation from Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin to discuss a giant hydropower dam project on Ethiopia's Blue Nile

Quadruple amputee Alex Lewis climbs Ethiopian mountain

Alex, who lost all four of his limbs six years ago, climbed Ras Dashen using a specially-adapted buggy.

Flooding Displaces, Isolates Hundreds of Thousands of Somalis

Days of severe rains in central Somalia have killed at least 21 people and displaced more than a quarter million more as rivers burst their banks, flooding villages and towns. Mohamed Sheikh Nor reports from Beledweyne, Somalia.

Iran's network of influence in Mid-East 'growing'

Iran has successfully embedded itself across the region despite sanctions, a study finds.

CGI James Dean Cast in New Film, Sparking Outcry

James Dean hasn't been alive in 64 years, but a CGI rendering of the 'Rebel Without a Cause' actor has been cast in a new film about the Vietnam War

'Chance to raise my voice' in Lebanon protest

Young people in Lebanon want an overhaul of the political system, as protests force the PM to resign.

How 'new Neymar' Rodrygo announced himself with 'perfect' hat-trick

How teenage Brazilian forward Rodrygo earned comparisons with Raul and Neymar as he scored a 'perfect' hat-trick for Real Madrid.

Twitter to Give Users Option to Follow Topics

It's part of the social media platform's efforts to bring in and keep more users

Europeans Look to China as Global Partner, Shun Trump's US

When France's president wants to carry European concerns to the world stage to find solutions for climate change, trade tensions or Iran's nuclear ambitions, he no longer calls Washington; he flies to Beijing

Tasnim: Iran Injects Uranium Gas Into Centrifuges, Resumes Enrichment at Facility

A 2015 nuclear deal between Iran and major powers bans Fordow from producing nuclear material