Amnesty International has accused Russia of silencing journalists and human right activists trying to cover anti-war protests in the country.
At least 238,000 people in the European Union died prematurely in 2020 due to exposure to airborne pollutants despite an improvement in air quality, according to new data released by the European Environment Agency (EEA) on Thursday.
Two days after a magnitude-5.6 earthquake devastated a district in Indonesia’s West Java province, leaving at least 268 dead, rescue workers on Wednesday continued to search for 151 people still missing.
Global economic growth will be slowed down next year to 2.2% by Russia’s war on Ukraine, according to a forecast by the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) published on Tuesday.
The World Health Organisation (WHO) has recorded 703 attacks on health infrastructure in Ukraine since the start of the Russian invasion.
Negotiators at a global climate conference in Egypt on Sunday agreed to create a long-sought fund to compensate climate-vulnerable countries.
Social media company Twitter has restored the account of former US president Donald Trump, new owner Elon Musk said on Saturday.
British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak is on a visit to Ukraine, in a signal of continuing British support for Ukraine and its president, Volodymyr Zelensky, the PA News agency reports.