US suspends aid and thousands take to streets after Sudan’s military arrests interim PM Abdalla Hamdok and seizes power.
Climate laggard commits to a target of net zero carbon emissions by 2050 but will not improve its 2030 goal.
Greenhouse gas levels hit record high in 2020: UN report
UN weather agency warns the world is ‘way off track’ on reaching goals for capping rising temperatures.
US says it will evaluate ‘entire relationship’ with Sudan
The Biden administration announces pausing $700m in aid to Sudan after military takeover and arrest of civilian PM.
Palestinians in Gaza call to save seven hunger-striking prisoners
Solidarity protest in Gaza demands release of seven prisoners held without charge or trial who are now on hunger strike.
Electrified: Tesla is now a trillion dollar company
Tesla’s shares soared past $1,000 on Monday after Hertz car rental company said it placed an order for 100,000 EVs.
Lebanese Forces leader summoned to testify about Beirut clashes
Lebanese Christian politician Samir Geagea denies responsibility for killing of Hezbollah supporters in Beirut clashes.
Kashmiris beaten, player abused after India loses to Pakistan
Kashmiri students assaulted and bowler Mohammed Shami faced online abuse after Pakistan’s win at T20 World Cup in Dubai.
Facebook pours billions into ‘metaverse’ as ad business falters
Shares of the company were up about 2 percent at $336 in volatile extended trading on Monday.