Middle East

Iran rejects US accusation over drone attacks on Aramco plants

Foreign ministry dismisses as 'meaningless' allegations by US top diplomat that Tehran is behind Houthi-claimed attacks.

The US dollar is sewn into Argentina's economy and its culture

The dollar is sewn into Argentina's economy and culture

Argentina's official currency is the peso but it's the greenback that defines the country's shifting economic landscape.

Fighting for a cure, even if only for others

Fighting for a cure, even if only for others

Less research funding goes to metastatic cancer than earlier stages of the disease; patients are working to change that.

By the numbers: Economic impact of Southeast Asia's haze

By the numbers: Economic impact of Southeast Asia's haze

Agriculture and healthcare sectors among those bearing cost of worsening air quality in Southeast Asia.

New York finds $1bn in hidden Sackler family wire transfers

New York finds $1bn in hidden Sackler family wire transfers

NY state Attorney General Letitia James says owners of Oxycontin-producer Purdue Pharma made off with opioid 'proceeds'.