Myanmar not at ASEAN summit after Ming Aung Hlaing was excluded over his failure to end violence in the country.
US suspends aid and thousands take to streets after Sudan’s military arrests interim PM Abdalla Hamdok and seizes power.
Facebook will fuel more unrest, whistle-blower tells UK lawmakers
Social media giant needs to stop its algorithms from pushing divisive content, Frances Haugen tells British politicians.
Top US official meets Myanmar’s shadow government
US National Security Adviser met representatives from the NUG, promising support for the restoration of democracy.
Venezuelan students return to class after COVID-19 closures
‘For us the return to classes is important, but we have doubts,’ said an official with Venezuela’s Teachers Federation.
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.