The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) said militant groups in Gaza Strip launched six rockets at Jerusalem shortly after 6:00pm local time (11 a.m. The IDF said dozens of rockets were fired at locations across southern and central Israel on Monday. "After terrori...
(CNN) A young whale trapped in London's River Thames was euthanized after becoming stranded for a second time on a river embankment Monday evening. The minke whale's condition had deteriorated throughout the day as it struggled in the unfamiliar environment...
New Delhi (CNN) The bodies of more than 30 people have been pulled from the banks of the Ganges River in eastern India, as a second Covid-19 wave ravages the country and engulfs its healthcare system. Indian media quoted Ashok Kumar, a local official for th...
Proposed tax reforms initially sparked the protests , but security forces' response also awakened deep mistrust toward them, which in turn ignited a national, still unarticulated movement. At the same time, the police have been targeted by groups of violent...
Israeli police have clashed with Palestinians in the Jerusalem neighborhood of Sheikh Jarrah, as well as other locations, for several weeks. One of the main sources of unrest has been the possible eviction of several Palestinian families from their homes in...
(CNN) Indian actor and vlogger Rahul Vohra has died aged 35 from Covid-19, his wife said, shortly after he appeared in a final video criticizing the quality of his medical care. Vohra's short comedic videos have amassed tens of millions of views on Facebook...
Moscow (CNN) The former chief physician of the Siberian hospital where jailed Kremlin critic Alexey Navalny was treated immediately after his poisoning last summer has been found alive, Russian state media TASS reported on Monday. Alexander Murakhovsky is t...
The death toll in a bomb attack that targeted schoolgirls in Kabul on Saturday has risen to 85, Afghan officials told CNN on Monday. Another 147 people were wounded in the attack in front of the Sayed Al-Shuhada school, said Danish Hedayat, head of media fo...
(CNN) Tanzania's new president, Samia Suluhu Hassan, on Friday stressed the importance of face masks in fighting Covid-19, ditching one of the most controversial policies of her late coronavirus-sceptic predecessor. Hassan took office in March after the dea...
Beirut, Lebanon Beirut, Lebanon (CNN) — Khadija Khreiss has the equivalent of 35 cents in her wallet today. It is a hot, spring day during Ramadan , when practicing Muslims abstain from food and drink for roughly 15 hours. Because of the financial meltdown,...
Hong Kong (CNN) For a week, China's Long March 5B grabbed global attention , as space agencies and experts closely tracked its trajectory, speculating where debris would fall upon the rocket's uncontrolled reentry. "These people are jealous of China's rapid...
(CNN) A shooting at Vancouver International Airport (YVR) on Sunday afternoon has left at least one person dead, authorities said. The shooting took place at around 3 p.m. local time at the airport's international departure area, Integrated Homicide Investi...
(CNN) A French pilot has filed a legal complaint for "aggravated voluntary violence" and "endangering someone's life" alleging colleagues in the French Air Force tied him to a target and ordered fighter jets to open fire around him in a "hazing ritual," his...
(CNN) Israel's Supreme Court on Sunday postponed a hearing on the possible eviction of several Palestinian families from their homes in Jerusalem and will set a new date within 30 days. The Supreme Court said the hearing, which was supposed to take place Mo...
(CNN) A criminal group originating from Russia named "DarkSide" is believed to be responsible for a ransomware cyberattack on the Colonial Pipeline, according to a former senior cyber official. DarkSide typically targets non-Russian speaking countries, the...
(CNN) Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes pulled off a perfect pit stop strategy to reel in Max Verstappen's Red Bull and pass the Dutch driver with just six laps remaining of the Spanish Grand Prix. These two rivals have been battling for race wins in each of the...
(CNN) Over one year into the pandemic, the southeast Asian country Laos has recorded its first Covid-19 related death, according to reporting from state-run news outlet Vientiane Times. A 53-year-old Vietnamese karaoke club worker died from the virus in the...
Madrid, Spain (CNN) Hundreds of people were seen partying in several cities across Spain in the early hours of Sunday, as the country ended its 11 p.m. curfew, which was lifted in 13 of the country's 17 regions at midnight. Footage was shared of people taki...
London (CNN) The Scottish National Party is promising to hold a second independence referendum after election results announced Saturday saw pro-independence candidates gain a majority in the Scottish parliament. The results from Thursday's vote have put th...
New Delhi (CNN) The Indian government has been blasted for ignoring warnings of a second wave, encouraging complacency, and failing to be transparent on Covid-19 data, in a scathing editorial in prestigious medical journal The Lancet. India is currently in...