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5 months ago | March 28, 2022

Afghan girls stage protest, demand Taliban reopen schools

More than two dozen girls and women have staged protests in front of the Ministry of Education in the capital, Kabul, ...

What does North Korea’s new monster ballistic missile test mean?

In October 2020, North Korea paraded a new and untested monster missile through the streets of Pyongyang, sending a ...

Second black box found at China airline crash site

Recovery crews yesterday found the second black box – the flight data recorder – from the wreckage of a China Eastern ...

Tigray rebels commit to ‘cessation of hostilities’

Tigrayan rebels agreed to a “cessation of hostilities” last Friday, a new turning point in the nearly 17-month war in ...

5 months ago | March 25, 2022

Ethiopia declares unilateral truce to allow aid into Tigray

Ethiopia’s government has declared “an indefinite humanitarian truce effective immediately”, saying it hoped to help ...

Medvedev warns US on nuclear dystopia

One of Russian President Vladimir Putin’s closest allies warned the US on Wednesday that the world could spiral towards ...

Krain Laboratories: Your go-to chemical people

Blessing Karubwa, Chronicle Reporter CHEMICAL products are used for different purposes by industries, including ...

5 months ago | March 24, 2022

Mining exports hit US$5,3 billion last year

Farirai Machivenyika, Harare Bureau Zimbabwe generated US$5,3 billion from mineral exports last year half the US$12 ...

Putin announces gas currency switch for unfriendly countries

The Russian rouble briefly leapt to a three-week high past 95 against the dollar on Wednesday in Moscow, before settling ...

First black box from China crash found

Search teams have found a black box from the China Eastern flight which nosedived into mountains in southern China this ...

5 months ago | March 22, 2022

Plane with 132 people crashes in China

A Chinese passenger plane with 132 people on board has crashed in a forested hillside in southern China. The China ...

Kremlin says no significant progress in peace talks with Ukraine

The Kremlin said on Monday that peace talks between Russia and Ukraine had not yet made any significant progress. Moscow ...

Russia allows some more financial market operations

Russia’s central bank has allowed a limited number of additional financial market operations over the next two weeks, as ...

5 months ago | March 17, 2022

Putin says Russia will achieve Ukraine goals, decries sanctions

Russian President Vladimir Putin has said his country would achieve its goals in Ukraine and would not submit to what he ...