As several Iranian officials stressed the importance of looking into the death of Mahsa Amini, the Iranian Parliament speaker echoed the calls for rigorous investigation and follow-up of the case in detail.
Russia announced plans to block access to Instagram and launched a criminal case against its owner, Meta Platforms Inc, after the company said it would allow posts that call for “death to the Russian invaders”.
Ministry: Provinces with zero daily COVID fatality rise to 16
A French court on Monday dismissed the case of a French-Vietnamese woman who sued 14 companies that produced and sold the powerful defoliant dioxin Agent Orange used by US troops during the Vietnam War, her lawyers said.
The economic backlash for the Saudis over the disappearance of dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi found new dimensions as the kingdom’s currency fell to its lowest level in two years in Monday's trading.
The French agriculture ministry said that a case of the highly contagious H5N8 strain of bird flu had been confirmed on a farm in northern France and that it has put in place measures to contain the outbreak.
A Latino police officer has been cleared of manslaughter in the controversial shooting death of an African American man in Minnesota, triggering local protests and fueling debate over the use of force by law enforcement against minorities.