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Taliban: Women can study in gender-segregated universities

The higher education minister in the new Taliban government says women can study in universities, including at post-graduate levels, but that classrooms will be...

FBI begins declassifying documents into Saudi 9/11 links

The memo lists some contact between Saudi nationals and hijackers, but does not implicate the government. Read more...

Japan passes 50% vaccination rate, may ease limits in Nov.

TOKYO (AP) — Japan’s government says more than 50% of the population has been fully vaccinated.Japan’s vaccine rollouts began in mid-February, months behind many...

Taliban flag rises over seat of power on fateful anniversary

KABUL, Afghanistan -- The Taliban raised their flag over the Afghan presidential palace Saturday, a spokesman said, as the U.S. and the world marked...

Pope to meet Hungary’s populist leader Orban

While the Pope, from the start of his papacy, has emphasised the need to welcome and care for refugees from war and violence, whatever...

Nigeria’s kidnap crisis: Letters replace phones

A man and a woman in Nigeria using mobile phonesIn our series of letters from African journalists, Mannir Dan Ali, former editor-in-chief of Nigeria's...

Venice Film Festival: Abortion drama wins top prize

Other women filmmakers were also honoured during Saturday's ceremony, with New Zealand's Jane Campion picking up the best director award for The Power of...

Controversies over Islamophobia dog Canada’s conservatives

Candidate controversies over vaccines and Islamophobia dogged the leader of Canada’s opposition Conservative party on Saturday ahead of the Sept. 20 electionByThe Associated PressSeptember...

Gilbert Seltzer, Soldier in the World War II ‘Ghost Army,’ Dies at 106

In Mr. Beyer’s documentary, Mr. Seltzer recalled his early reaction to being told that the purpose of the 23rd’s preparations was to have the...

Denmark Lifts the Last of Its Pandemic Restrictions

Denmark has lifted the last of its coronavirus restrictions, effectively declaring that the virus was no longer a “critical threat to society” and allowing...

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I Didn’t Want to Push My Aunt to Get the Vaccine. Now I Live With Regrets

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45 Detroit Lions have tried to pass since the franchise’s last playoff win. How they rank

Sunday brings a new era for the Detroit Lions, as quarterback Jared Goff, acquired from the Los Angeles Rams in the offseason trade of...

Taliban: Women can study in gender-segregated universities

The higher education minister in the new Taliban government says women can study in universities, including at post-graduate levels, but that classrooms will be...

New blockchain platform aims to track one-third of all shipping containers globally By Cointelegraph

New blockchain platform aims to track one-third of all shipping containers globally Global Shipping Business Network (GSBN) has launched a new blockchain-based platform that could...