World

CNN star anchor suspended over help to governor brother

Cuomo helped ex-NY governor brother while he was battling sex abuse allegations.

Upholding the brotherhood of Sino-Africa relations

The eighth ministers conference in Senegal adopts game-changing proposals for Africa and China

Gold climbs as Moderna CEO's warning rattles risk appetite

The Moderna chief's comments rattled financial markets, leading to a slide in European equities.

MI6 boss warns of China 'debt traps and data traps'

He warned that China has the capability to "harvest data from around the world".

Barbados declared republic, removing Queen as head of state

Barbados severed colonial-era ties to the British throne to the sound of gun salutes.

Jack Dorsey steps down as Twitter CEO

The company's board has been preparing for Dorsey's departure since last year.

Parliament elects Andersson as Swedish PM for second time

A total of 101 members of parliament voted for Andersson, while 75 abstained and 173 voted against.

Taiwan says China military trying to wear it out, but it can respond

China has previously said such missions are designed to protect the country's sovereignty.

13 air passengers test positive for new variant

They are among 61 passengers who tested positive for coronavirus.

Barbados to become a republic

In October, Barbados elected Mason to become its first president.

World races to contain new Omicron variant

Early evidence suggests Omicron has an increased re-infection risk, WHO says.

Two dead as powerful storm batters UK

Around 120 lorries were "stuck in the snow"

South Africa says travel bans over new variant unjustified

Scientists have so far only detected the B.1.1.529 variant in relatively small numbers.

New coronavirus variant reaches Europe

Experts will decide whether it should be designated a variant of concern.

EU approves first Covid jab for kids aged 5 and up

Children in the new age bracket will get one third of the dose that older people receive.

Sweden's Andersson gets second shot at PM

She is an economist who has served as finance minister for the past seven years.

Sweden's Prime Minister-elect resigns hours after appointment

"I don't want to lead a government whose legitimacy will be questioned."