June

June 30, 2021

“We have enough wisdom to resolve situation.” Japarov and Rahmon discuss border conflict

President Sadyr Japarov and President Emomali Rahmon  discussed Kyrgyz-Tajik border issues during talks in Dushanbe […]
June 29, 2021

Facebook hits $1 trillion value after judge rejects antitrust complaints

A U.S. judge on Monday dismissed federal and state antitrust complaints against Facebook Inc that sought to force the social media company to sell Instagram and WhatsApp, saying the federal complaint was “legally insufficient.” […]
June 28, 2021

Turkish foreign minister meets Canadian, Lithuanian counterparts

Mevlut Cavusoglu in Rome to attend anti-Daesh/ISIS coalition meeting […]
June 28, 2021

Canal Istanbul opens ‘new page’ in Turkey’s development: President Erdogan

Canal Istanbul will turn a historic «new page» in Turkey’s development, said the nation’s president on Saturday, speaking at a groundbreaking ceremony for the mega-project’s first bridge called Sazlidere. […]
June 24, 2021

Delta plus variant: Can India prevent third Covid wave?

India is beginning to reopen after a second wave of Covid-19 infections devastated the country in April and May. But now experts warn that a third wave could strike in the next few months. […]
June 24, 2021

World Bank official: China’s economy boosts post-pandemic recovery

China was at an important juncture to develop new drivers of growth which would become a motor for the economic development of both its own and other countries, said Martin Raiser World Bank country director for China. […]
June 24, 2021

Turkey to lower COVID-19 vaccination age to 18

Turkey will further expand its mass vaccination campaign against COVID-19 to include all adult citizens, Health Minister Fahrettin Koca stated in a press conference late Wednesday. […]
June 22, 2021

EU launches probe into Google digital advertising

The EU’s competition watchdog has said it would probe Google’s advertisement technology business. The bloc is concerned the US tech giant “has made it harder for rival online advertisement services to compete.” […]
June 21, 2021

Visualising 70 years of refugee journeys

On World Refugee Day, Al Jazeera looks at the painful journeys refugees were forced to take in 2020 despite the global pandemic. […]
June 21, 2021

In the Wake of India’s Covid Crisis, a ‘Black Fungus’ Epidemic Follows

The deadly disease has sickened former coronavirus patients across the country. Doctors believe that hospitals desperate to keep Covid patients alive made choices that left them vulnerable. […]