Ex-Pope Benedict XVI named in child abuse report

A child abuse report released in Germany on Thursday found former Pope Benedict failed to act in four cases of mistreatment. Law firm  Westphal Spilker Wastl, which conducted the investigation, said Benedict failed to prevent child abuse of minors during his tenure as archbishop of Munich and Freising from 1977 to 1982.  Benedict has denied the charges.  ...

20:00 Et January 20, 2022

Report: Turkey arrests US diplomat for allegedly forging passport

Turkish authorities have arrested an American diplomat working at the US consulate in Beirut, for allegedly helping a Syrian national fly to Germany on a fake diplomatic passport, ...

18:00 Et December 22, 2021

1 Million Children In Danger Of Violence In Lebanon: UNICEF

At least one million children in Lebanon are at risk of different forms of violence, according to the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF). In a report, UNICEF cited ...

11:28 Et December 18, 2021

Reports: Macron, Johnson agree to seek solution to fishing dispute

French President Emmanuel Macron and British Prime Minister Boris Johnson took advantage of a Sunday sideline meeting during the G20 summit in Rome to agree to find solutions ...

15:15 Et October 31, 2021

Over half of Afghans face acute hunger this winter, UN warns

More than half of Afghanistan's population could face acute hunger from next month, the United Nations has warned. The impact of drought, conflict, the coronavirus pandemic and the on-going ...

16:30 Et October 25, 2021

Death toll of Afghanistan's mosque explosions soars to 32: report

The death toll from suicide explosions inside a mosque in Kandahar city, capital of Afghanistan's southern Kandahar province, has risen to 32, while 68 others were wounded, the ...

19:30 Et October 16, 2021

French clergy sexually abused over 200,000 children since 1950, report finds

French clergy sexually abused more than 200,000 children over the past 70 years, a major investigation released on Tuesday found, and its authors said the Catholic Church had ...

16:10 Et October 5, 2021

Pandora Papers: Document dump allegedly links world leaders to secret wealth

A massive leak of financial documents was published by several major news organizations on Sunday that allegedly tie world leaders to secret stores of wealth, including King Abdullah of Jordan, ...

10:14 Et October 4, 2021

UN: In war, 16 million Yemenis ‘marching’ toward starvation

The head of the U.N. food agency is warning that 16 million people in Yemen “are marching towards starvation” and says food rations for millions in the war-torn nation will be cut in October unless new funding arrives. David Beasley said Wednesday at a high-level meeting on Yemen’s humanitarian crisis that the United States, Germany, ...

16:00 Et September 23, 2021

China Should Cap Carbon Emissions by 2025 - Report

China should set an absolute cap on carbon emissions between 2021 and 2025 to support its climate goals, said the China Council for International Cooperation on Environment and ...

10:15 Et September 11, 2021
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