Kenya’s activists struggle in fight against police brutality

However, turnout was a far cry from the crowds on July 7, 1990, when thousands, led by some of the country’s prominent activists, engaged police in running battles, challenging the one-party state at the height of Kenya’s clamor for a…

Ubisoft Forward: The 4 biggest announcements from the game showcase

Ubisoft, like many other video game companies, was unable to host its typical in-person press conference at E3 in June due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Instead, it hosted a digital event on Sunday called “Ubisoft Forward,” revealing more about its…

Pakistan’s Covid tally reaches 248,872; death toll stands at 5,197

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan‘s Covid-19 caseload has reached 248,872 with 2,521 new patients in the last 24 hours, while the death toll climbed to 5,197, the health ministry said on Sunday. The Ministry of National Health Services said that the coronavirus recoveries…

Poland election: Duda takes wafer-thin lead, exit poll indicates – live news | World news

Both aged 48, they were born just four months apart. Both went to prestigious high schools in major cities, and each has a doctorate from one of Poland’s two leading universities. Both have also represented the same parliamentary constituency of…

Watch the first trailer for Far Cry 6, featuring Giancarlo Esposito

Ubisoft debuted the first trailer for Far Cry 6 as part of its Ubisoft Forward digital conference today. The cinematic trailer didn’t have any gameplay, but showed a city in revolt under the regime of a character played by Giancarlo…

Refugees, Aid groups condemn U.N. decision to limit Syrian aid crossings

The United Nations Security Council on Saturday adopted a resolution that leaves only one of two border crossings open for aid deliveries from Turkey into Syria. “The veto is against us,” Mustafa Alkaser told NBC News from a refugee camp…

India receives final Apache and Chinook helicopters from United States

The Indian Air Force has taken delivery of the last five of 22 Boeing AH-64E(I) Apache Guardian attack helicopters and five of 15 CH-47F(I) Chinook transport helicopters ordered from the United States. The AH-64E(I) Apache Guardian attack helicopters were formally…

Crystal Palace’s Wilfried Zaha subjected to racist abuse online | News

Crystal Palace’s Wilfried Zaha has been subjected to racist abuse on social media and the forward shared screenshots ahead of Sunday’s Premier League game at Aston Villa. The Ivory Coast international tweeted images of the messages he received from an…

Dalai Lama is welcome to visit Taiwan, says foreign ministry : worldnews

This is the best tl;dr I could make, original reduced by 66%. (I’m a bot) Updated: Jul 12, 2020 12:37 IST. Taiwan would welcome a visit by exiled Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama, its foreign ministry has said, adding…

UN: Libyan coast guard intercepts 83 Europe-bound migrants

This brought the total number of migrants intercepted and taken back to Libya this year to some 6,000, Mselhi said. Libya, which descended into chaos following the 2011 uprising that toppled and killed longtime dictator Moammar Gadhafi, has emerged as…

Pakistan restores bank accounts of Hafiz Saeed, his four top aides: Report

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has restored the bank accounts of the outlawed Jamaat-ud-Dawa (JuD) chief and the 2008 Mumbai terror attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed and his four top aides, a media report said on Sunday. Saeed, a UN designated terrorist whom the…