The Taliban celebrate a year in power that has given Afghanistan security but little hope

The Taliban celebrate a year in power that has given Afghanistan security but little hope

The Taliban celebrate the “day of salvation and freedom” Relatively safer country, but faces challenges Aid cut as international community demands rights for women KABUL, Aug 15 (Reuters) – The Taliban and their supporters waved the group’s black and white flag on the streets of Afghanistan on Monday to celebrate a year since they marched … Read more

Iran says Rushdie and his sympathizers are to blame for the attack

Iran says Rushdie and his sympathizers are to blame for the attack

Don’t accuse Tehran, says Foreign Ministry spokesperson Says novelist ‘crossed red lines’ for Muslims Rushdie stabbed multiple times on Friday Attack condemned by writers and politicians around the world DUBAI, Aug 15 (Reuters) – No one has the right to launch accusations against Iran over Friday’s attack on Salman Rushdie, of which he is guilty … Read more

Republicans push to see affidavit justifying FBI search of Trump’s home

Republicans push to see affidavit justifying FBI search of Trump’s home

WASHINGTON, Aug 14 (Reuters) – Republicans intensified calls on Sunday for the release of an FBI affidavit showing justification for seizing documents at former President Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago home amid reports of increased threats against federal law enforcement personnel. . A search warrant issued last week after the unprecedented search showed that Trump had 11 … Read more

Salman Rushdie remains hospitalized as attack suspect pleads not guilty

Salman Rushdie remains hospitalized as attack suspect pleads not guilty

Aug 13 (Reuters) – Acclaimed author Salman Rushdie remained hospitalized with serious injuries on Saturday a day after he was repeatedly stabbed in a public appearance in New York state, as police tried to determine a motive for an attack that sparked the international condemnation. The accused attacker, Hadi Matar, 24, of Fairview, New Jersey, … Read more

Novelist Salman Rushdie hooked up to fan after New York stabbing

Novelist Salman Rushdie hooked up to fan after New York stabbing

NEW YORK, Aug 12 (Reuters) – Salman Rushdie, the Indian-born novelist who spent years in hiding after Iran urged Muslims to kill him for his writing, was stabbed in the neck and torso on stage during a conference in New York state on Friday and airlifted to a hospital, police said. After hours of surgery, … Read more

Shock and Shame Among Some Muslims Over Afghans Accused of New Mexico Murders

Shock and Shame Among Some Muslims Over Afghans Accused of New Mexico Murders

Participants in an interfaith memorial service enter the Islamic Center of New Mexico mosque to commemorate four slain Muslim men, hours after police said they had arrested the main suspect in the killings, in Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA. U.S. August 9, 2022. REUTERS/Andrew Hay Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Record ALBUQUERQUE, … Read more

Sierra Leone imposes nationwide curfew amid deadly anti-government protests

Sierra Leone imposes nationwide curfew amid deadly anti-government protests

FREETOWN, Aug 10 (Reuters) – At least two police officers and one civilian were killed after a day of anti-government protests in Sierra Leone’s capital Freetown, staff at the city’s main morgue said on Wednesday. Sierra Leone’s government earlier said there were deaths, but did not say how many, as protesters hurled stones and burned … Read more

Japan’s PM shakes up cabinet as anger grows over party’s ties to Unification Church

Japan’s PM shakes up cabinet as anger grows over party’s ties to Unification Church

Voter support plummets over party’s ties to controversial church Reorganization comes sooner than analysts expected Church defends its right to participate in politics The prime minister will hold a press conference later on Wednesday. TOKYO, Aug 10 (Reuters) – Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida reshuffled his cabinet on Wednesday and sacked some ministers with ties … Read more

Afghan Muslim Arrested for Murders That Rocked New Mexico’s Islamic Community

Shock and Shame Among Some Muslims Over Afghans Accused of New Mexico Murders

ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico, Aug 9 (Reuters) – A Muslim migrant from Afghanistan has been arrested as the prime suspect in the serial killings of four Muslim men that have rocked the Islamic community in New Mexico’s largest city, police said on Monday. Tuesday. After days of tightening security around Albuquerque-area mosques, trying to allay fears … Read more

Cryptoverse: Blockchain Bridges Fall in Troubled Waters

Cryptoverse: Blockchain Bridges Fall in Troubled Waters

Representations of the cryptocurrencies Bitcoin, Ethereum and Dash are submerged in water in this illustration taken on May 23, 2022. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Record Aug 9 (Reuters) – Another day, another hack and another blockchain bridge burned. When thieves stole an estimated $190 million from US crypto … Read more