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Watch: Georgia activists place 145 pairs of shoes outside parliament to honour kids who died in Ukraine war
World

Watch: Georgia activists place 145 pairs of shoes outside parliament to honour kids who died in Ukraine war

Nexta, a Belarusian news outlet, shared a 26-second short video on Twitter in which 145 pairs have been used to represent the estimated number of children who have died since Russia's invasion of Ukraine began

After Ukraine, Europe wonders who is Russia's next potential target in asserting regional dominance
World

After Ukraine, Europe wonders who is Russia's next potential target in asserting regional dominance

Russian President Vladimir Putin "has said right from the start that this is not only about Ukraine,'' said Michal Baranowski, director of the German Marshall Fund's Warsaw office.

Russian roulette: Analysing the Ukraine war’s domino effect
World

Russian roulette: Analysing the Ukraine war’s domino effect

After the dust settles in Europe, the wind will blow towards the Indo-Pacific: That’s where the coalition of the like-minded need to come together to protect the free world

Vladimir Putin's recognition of Ukraine's breakaway regions isn't the first time: All you need to know about Abkhazia and South Ossetia
World

Vladimir Putin's recognition of Ukraine's breakaway regions isn't the first time: All you need to know about Abkhazia and South Ossetia

Russia supported the two breakaway regions in their struggle for independence from Georgia, which resulted in a five-day bloody war

Kazakhstan unrest: How Vladimir Putin again seizes on unrest in an attempt to expand Russian influence
World

Kazakhstan unrest: How Vladimir Putin again seizes on unrest in an attempt to expand Russian influence

If the turmoil in Kazakhstan has exposed the vulnerability of the strongman leaders whom the Kremlin has trusted to keep order, it has also presented Russia with a chance to reassert its influence

How India can tread a diplomatic fine line on the Ukraine crisis between Russia and the West
World

How India can tread a diplomatic fine line on the Ukraine crisis between Russia and the West

A conflict between Russia and Ukraine, with the latter supported by the US and Europe, would be in no one’s interest

Germany expels Russian diplomats: What happened, why relations between countries have hit fresh low
World

Germany expels Russian diplomats: What happened, why relations between countries have hit fresh low

The 2019 brazen daylight killing of Zelimkhan 'Tornike' Khangoshvili, a 40-year-old Georgian citizen of Chechen ethnicity, sparked outrage in Berlin

FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifiers: Spain pounce on Sweden shock, Portugal held by Ireland
Sports

FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifiers: Spain pounce on Sweden shock, Portugal held by Ireland

Pablo Sarabia's penalty proved enough for La Roja to take all three points in Athens and move a point above Sweden ahead of a winner-takes-all clash between the sides in Seville on Sunday.

FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifiers: Spain at Greece; Croatia aim to gain on Russia
Sports

FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifiers: Spain at Greece; Croatia aim to gain on Russia

Spain need to win in Greece to guarantee a chance to finish first in the group regardless of other results.

Landlord discovers 19 tarantulas, python in Maine after tenant vacates house
World

Landlord discovers 19 tarantulas, python in Maine after tenant vacates house

In a social media post that went viral, Drew Desjardins, an animal rescuer, posted photos of tarantulas rescued from the landlord’s house. Desjardins said that four of the 19 tarantulas had died and the python had no water

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Six people including two Georgia medallists removed from Games for breaking COVID-19 rules
Sports

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Six people including two Georgia medallists removed from Games for breaking COVID-19 rules

Vazha Margvelashvili and Lasha Shavdatuashvili, who won silver medals for Georgia in judo, were removed after going sightseeing.

India, Georgia agree to work jointly to further strengthen their ties during EAM Jaishankar's visit
India

India, Georgia agree to work jointly to further strengthen their ties during EAM Jaishankar's visit

Jaishankar expressed hope that his visit to Georgia, which is the first by an Indian foreign minister to the country, will be the opening of a new chapter in the relationship

While Justice Sleeps review: Stacey Abrams' new book is a deftly written political thriller
Arts & Culture

While Justice Sleeps review: Stacey Abrams' new book is a deftly written political thriller

The book also shows how a stiffly polarised political scene endangers democracy.

'What I’d wished to read as a young Black woman': Three romance novels by Stacey Abrams to be reissued
World

'What I’d wished to read as a young Black woman': Three romance novels by Stacey Abrams to be reissued

Abrams is widely credited as a leading organiser behind the election earlier this year of Georgia Democrats Jon Ossoff and the Rev Raphael Warnock to the US Senate.

The Masters 2021: Cameron Champ upset at controversial Georgia voter law
Sports

The Masters 2021: Cameron Champ upset at controversial Georgia voter law

The new law requires greater identification rules for voters, bans handing water to those waiting in line and limits remote ballot boxes. Critics say the legislation is designed to make it harder for Black voters to cast ballots.

FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifiers: Luis Enrique worried about Spain's patchy form as La Roja scrape past Georgia
Sports

FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifiers: Luis Enrique worried about Spain's patchy form as La Roja scrape past Georgia

The Spanish coach expects more problems ahead for Spain, including on Wednesday against Kosovo, the least experienced team in the group.

FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifiers: Zlatan Ibrahimovic makes winning return for Sweden; Germany, Italy, England win, Spain held
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FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifiers: Zlatan Ibrahimovic makes winning return for Sweden; Germany, Italy, England win, Spain held

Ibrahimovic set up Viktor Claesson's 35th-minute winner against Georgia at the Friends Arena just outside Stockholm in his 117th appearance for his national team, his first since Euro 2016.

FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifiers, matchday: England, Germany, Italy, Spain get campaigns underway
Sports

FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifiers, matchday: England, Germany, Italy, Spain get campaigns underway

Germany coach Joachim Löw begins his farewell tour against Iceland in Duisberg. It is Germany's first game since Löw announced he will be quitting after this summer's European Championship.

Eight dead in shootings at massage parlours in Georgia; 21-yr-old suspect taken into custody
World

Eight dead in shootings at massage parlours in Georgia; 21-yr-old suspect taken into custody

Police found four women dead at two spas in Atlanta on Tuesday evening. Atlanta Police chief Rodney Bryant said they appear to be Asian

Pro-Trump supporters swarm US Capitol in attempt to overturn election results; four dead, dozens arrested
World

Pro-Trump supporters swarm US Capitol in attempt to overturn election results; four dead, dozens arrested

In Photos: Pro-Trump supporters swarm US Capitol in attempt to overturn election results; one woman dead, dozens arrested