An invasion of locusts has spread across Pakistan, officials said Friday, causing damage to crops and orchards and posing a threat to food security in an impoverished Islamic nation already struggling to tackle a virus pandemic that has caused more than 1,300 deaths.
Many a journey to far-flung corners of Europe starts in a dusty industrial yard in east Berlin, where Felix Rascher carefully tends to his small fleet of Volkswagen camper vans, a favorite among free-spirited travelers the world over.
Dozens of people joined a protest in a mall in Hong Kong on Friday following a vote by China?s ceremonial parliament to approve legislation that could severely restrict opposition political activity and civic activity in the Asian financial center.
The family of a British teenager killed when his motorcycle collided with a car allegedly driven by an American diplomat?s wife plan to take legal action against the U.K. foreign policy chief for his actions in the aftermath of the accident.
A new report by the rights group Amnesty International accuses Ethiopia?s security forces of extrajudicial killings and mass detentions even as the country?s reformist prime minister was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize.
Protesters angry over the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis police custody turned out for a demonstration in Columbus that began peacefully but turned violent, leaving smashed storefront windows along downtown streets around the statehouse.
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