Russian-US journalist jailed for 'false information'
Posted on Monday July 22, 2024

Alsu Kurmasheva was sentenced on Friday, when fellow reporter Evan Gershkovich was jailed for spying.


At least six killed in Croatia nursing home shooting
Posted on Monday July 22, 2024

The Croatian president called for gun ownership laws to be tightened after a gunman killed six people in a care home.


The Spanish fightback against record tourism
Posted on Sunday July 21, 2024

Activists say spiralling housing costs are due to properties being bought by foreigners - or rented over the summer.


Veteran anti-whaling activist arrested in Greenland
Posted on Monday July 22, 2024

Paul Watson could now be extradited to Japan to face charges related to his anti-whaling activism.


Ukrainian nationalist ex-MP shot dead in Lviv street
Posted on Saturday July 20, 2024

Iryna Farion caused controversy by suggesting that “true patriots” of Ukraine should not speak Russian in any situation.


France recalls contaminated Olympic-branded water bottles
Posted on Saturday July 20, 2024

The consumer recall agency, Rappel Conso, says they contain a harmful chemical, Bisphenol A.


Russia jails US journalist Gershkovich for 16 years
Posted on Friday July 19, 2024

His employer, The Wall Street Journal, has called the allegations "shameful" and a "sham".


Belarus sentences German medic to death, activists say
Posted on Friday July 19, 2024

Rico Krieger, 30, was convicted of six crimes, including terrorism, in a closed trial in June.