Pakistan forces try to clear sit-ins by protesting Islamists
14.04.2021 - 05:51

Pakistani security forces swinging batons and firing teargas have moved to clear sit-ins by protesting Islamists in the garrison city of Rawalpindi and elsewhere


Televisa, Univision to jointly produce Spanish TV content
14.04.2021 - 05:51

Grupo Televisa, Mexico’s largest television network, says it is joining with U_S_ Spanish-language broadcaster Univision to form a third company that will produce content for both that will be the “definitive global leader in Spanish-language media.”


New Zealand bans live cow exports due to welfare concerns
14.04.2021 - 05:32

New Zealand is banning the export of live cows and other farm animals by sea due to welfare concerns


Driver jailed for 22 years for killing 4 Australian police
14.04.2021 - 05:24

A truck driver has been sentenced to 22 years in prison for hitting and killing four police officers on an Australian freeway


Japan's Toshiba president steps down amid acquisition talks
14.04.2021 - 05:22

The president of Toshiba Corp. has stepped down, a week after the Japanese technology and manufacturing conglomerate said it was studying an acquisition proposal from a global fund where he previously worked


Guatemala's top court refuses to seat female justice
14.04.2021 - 05:17

Guatemala's Congress has refused to swear in a female judge to the nation's highest court, a move the United States condemned


Magnitude 5.2 earthquake rattles Greece's Aegean Sea islands
14.04.2021 - 04:26

A moderately strong earthquake with preliminary magnitude 5.2 has struck between the southeastern Aegean Sea islands of Nissyros and Tilos


Hong Kong's delayed legislative elections set for December
14.04.2021 - 02:34

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam says the semiautonomous Chinese territory’s legislative elections will take place in December, more than a year after they were postponed by authorities citing public health risks from the coronavirus pandemic


20 killed, 3 injured when bus, truck crash in southern Egypt
14.04.2021 - 02:09

Egyptian authorities say a bus overturned while trying to pass a truck on a highway in southern Egypt, causing a collision that killed at least 20 people and injured three others


Mexico's Tulum resort suffers another blow: overdevelopment
14.04.2021 - 01:17

Mexican environmental authorities say the Caribbean resort of Tulum has authorized too much development, the latest blow to what was long considered one of Mexico's most laid-back, easy-going resorts