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US Senate probe shows social media also fueled US Capitol seige

ederal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Director Christopher Wray said Tuesday that social media continued to play a huge role in helping extremists not only organize...

PH govt calls for ‘immediate release’ of Suu Kyi

The Philippine government has called for the "immediate release" of Aung San Suu Kyi, as well as the "complete return" of Myanmar to its...

US Democratic lawmakers seek to tax ultra-rich

Democratic lawmakers led by Sen. Elizabeth Warren introduced a proposal Monday to implement a 3-percent tax on wealth greater than $1 billion. The proposed Ultra-Millionaire Act would...

Vatican defends Pope visit to Iraq this week

The Vatican is defending Pope Francis’ decision to go ahead with his trip to Iraq this weekend despite rising coronavirus infections there, saying Tuesday...

Police, protestors clash anew in Myanmar

Police in Myanmar repeatedly used tear gas and rubber bullets Tuesday against crowds protesting last month’s coup, but the demonstrators regrouped after each volley...

PH to resume deploying household workers to UAE

The Philippines and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Tuesday concluded a historic agreement giving greater protection to Filipino household service workers (HSWs), the...

Protestors remain defiant in Myanmar despite police crackdown

Police in Myanmar’s biggest city on Monday fired tear gas at defiant crowds who returned to the streets to protest the military’s seizure of...

Former French president Sarkozy found guilty of corruption

A Paris court on Monday found French former President Nicolas Sarkozy guilty of corruption and influence peddling and sentenced him to one year in...

Vaccination drive slows Covid cases in US

There were 51,200 new coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) cases in the United States on Sunday - the fewest since the middle of October, according...

Trump makes first public appearance and peddles lies anew

Taking the stage for the first time since leaving office, former President Donald Trump called for GOP unity, even as he exacerbated intraparty divisions...