Delegates to a worldwide summit on commerce in endangered species on Friday accredited a plan to guard 54 extra shark species, a transfer that would dramatically scale back the profitable and ruthless shark fin commerce.
Ignoring the distractions which have overwhelmed the crew since arriving in Qatar to start their World Cup marketing campaign, Iran recovered to a 2-0 win over Wales on Friday, giving themselves an opportunity to achieve the knockout stage.
Six million folks on Friday have been beneath Covid lockdown in a Chinese language metropolis house to the world's largest iPhone manufacturing facility, after clashes between police and offended staff over wages.
Hundreds of British nurses will strike on December 15-20 for larger wages, their union stated on Friday, including to a winter of commercial strikes and piling stress on the state-run well being system.
Le Parisien newspaper mentioned on Thursday that France's monetary prosecutor had opened an investigation into alleged nepotism and alleged unlawful financing of President Emmanuel Macron's 2017 marketing campaign, in reference to contracts…
The M23 insurgent group mentioned Thursday that the ceasefire introduced the day earlier than "would not actually matter to us," whereas calling for "direct dialogue" with the DRC authorities.
Brazil topped Serbia 2-0 of their World Cup opener on Thursday as Richarlison's second-half targets, together with a shocking overhead kick, propelled the five-time champions to the highest of Group G.
Portugal captain Cristiano Ronaldo shrugged off his bitter breakup with Manchester United to set one other document by changing into the primary participant to attain in 5 World Cup finals with a penalty in his aspect's 3-2 victory over…
On Thursday, an Algerian courtroom handed down demise sentences to 49 individuals for the homicide of a person falsely accused of beginning lethal forest fires in August final yr, state media reported.
The United Nations Excessive Commissioner for Human Rights urged Iran Thursday to instantly cease violence towards protesters, as international locations debate whether or not to launch an investigation into Tehran's lethal crackdown.