fb-pixel Skip to main content

Latest Headlines in World

A motorcycle taxi transported Jhon Celestin, deported from the United States two days earlier, in Port-au-Prince.

Back in Haiti, expelled migrant family plans to flee again

Staying in Haiti is not an option for many of some 2,000 migrants that the US expelled to Haiti last week via more than 17 flights. Many plan to flee their country again as soon as they can.

A medical worker prepared a vial of the Pfizer coronavirus vaccine at Clalit Health Service's center in the Cinema City complex in Jerusalem on Sept. 22, 2021.

Israel says US booster plan supports its own aggressive push

Israel is pressing ahead with its aggressive campaign of offering coronavirus boosters to almost anyone over 12 and says its approach was further vindicated by a US decision to give the shots to older patients or those at higher risk.

German Cardinal Rainer Maria Woelki attended a mass at the Saint Johannes Basilika in Berlin on June 29, 2021.

Pope retains German archbishop criticized over abuse scandal

Pope Francis has decided to leave in office a prominent German archbishop who faced criticism for his handling of the church’s sexual abuse scandal, but the pontiff also gave the cleric a “spiritual timeout” of several months after he made “major errors’' of communication, the Vatican said Friday.

WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 24: U.S. President Joe Biden (left) and Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison (right) listened during a Quad Leaders Summit with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Japanese Prime Minister Suga Yoshihide in the East Room of the White House on Friday in Washington, DC. The four leaders are expected to discuss a range of topics including climate change, COVID-19 vaccines, and a free and open Indo-Pacific ocean region.

As Biden hosts first Quad summit at the White House, India brings enthusiasm and questions

President Biden gathered the leaders of Japan, Australia, and India at the White House on Friday to cement an emerging partnership of four Indo-Pacific countries, known as the Quad, united in their misgivings about China.

A woman cries as she attends a vigil for murdered 28-year-old teacher Sabina Nessa in Kidbrooke in south-east London, Friday, Sept. 24, 2021. Nessa's killing has renewed concerns that women are not safe on the city's streets, and a vigil is taking place in her memory on Friday. Late Thursday police said they had arrested a man in a nearby area of London on suspicion of murder. He has not been charged, and his name was not released.

Hundreds hold London vigil for slain primary school teacher

Hundreds gathered Friday in southeast London to light candles and to mourn for slain primary school teacher Sabina Nessa while demanding an end to violence against women.

Visitors walked by a map of two Koreas showing North Korea's capital Pyongyang and South Korea's capital Seoul at the Imjingak Pavilion in Paju, near the border with North Korea, South Korea. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un’s powerful sister, Kim Yo Jong, said Friday, North Korea is willing to resume talks with South Korea if it doesn’t provoke the North with hostile policies and double standards.

N. Korea offers talks, likely trying to get sanctions relief

The influential sister of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said Friday her country is willing to resume talks with South Korea if conditions are met, indicating it wants Seoul to persuade Washington to relax crippling economic sanctions.

Chief Superintendent Trevor Lawry stood by the floral tributes at Cator Park in Kidbrooke, near to the area where the body of Sabina Nessa was found, in London, on Sept. 23, 2021.

British police arrest man over killing of London teacher

Police have arrested a 38-year-old man on suspicion of killing Sabina Nessa, a primary school teacher found dead in a London park.

A street scene in Sydney's Chinatown on Aug. 27, 2021.

Has COVID cost Australia its love for freedom?

In the war against the coronavirus’s Delta variant, few if any democracies have demanded as much of their people as Australia.