Stripped, Groped and Violated: Egyptian Women Describe Abuse by the State

These women were either arrested for speaking out or had gone to the authorities to report…

Annual summer ‘free fishing weekend’ July 10-11 in Saskatchewan

This summer’s annual “free fishing weekend” in Saskatchewan — designated to encourage angling participation — will…

Afghanistan: Soldiers flee to Tajikistan after Taliban clashes

From 9/11, to intense fighting on the ground, and now full withdrawal of US-led forces, here’s…

Myanmar military adopts ‘four cuts’ to stamp out coup opponents

On May 24 in Myanmar’s Kachin State, 13-year-old Awng Di walked over to his aunt’s house…

COVID Alert app cost feds $20M but results ‘did not meet expectations’: new data

The federal government spent $20 million on a smartphone application designed to alert users to possible…