Palestinian Authority hopes for Gaza ceasefire by Ramadan

Palestinian Authority hopes for Gaza ceasefire by Ramadan

  • Death toll in Gaza reaches 30,320 after 92 new fatalities were recorded in past 24 hours
By Reuters ·

Ship earlier attacked by Yemen’s Houthi rebels sinks in the Red Sea

Ship earlier attacked by Yemen’s Houthi rebels sinks in the Red Sea

  • Rubymar drifted northward after being attacked on Feb. 18 in the Bab El-Mandeb Strait
  • Yemen’s recognized government, as well as a regional military official, confirmed the ship sank
By AP ·

Update Hardliners leading in Iran’s parliamentary election

Hardliners leading in Iran’s parliamentary election

  • Total voter turnout but may be at lowest since the 1979 Islamic Revolution
  • Under Iranian law, the parliament has a variety of roles, including overseeing the executive branch
By Reuters ·

In former haven, Sudanese terrified by paramilitaries

In former haven, Sudanese terrified by paramilitaries

  • One resident told AFP that Mohamed Hamdan Dagalo’s Rapid Support Forces shot at dozens of people in the village of Baranko last week
  • Al-Jazira, in central Sudan, had become a refuge for those fleeing the fighting in and around the capital Khartoum
By Reuters ·

Drone crashes into building in Russia's St Petersburg, no casualties - national guard

Drone crashes into building in Russia's St Petersburg, no casualties - national guard

  • St Petersburg Governor Alexander Beglov said earlier that two buildings were damaged and residents had been evacuated
  • A video taken at the scene showed a damaged facade of a building with blown-out windows
By Reuters ·

Regional startup activity continues to rise ahead of LEAP24

Regional startup activity continues to rise ahead of LEAP24

  • Regional venture capitals, enterprises gear up for a significant entrepreneurial uplift from March 4 to 7
By Nour El-Shaeri ·

Special Germany’s WIKA opens new plant in Dammam

Germany’s WIKA opens new plant in Dammam

By Jasmine Bager ·

Russian ‘disinformation’ campaign on US immigration woes find way into American voter platforms

Russian ‘disinformation’ campaign on US immigration woes find way into American voter platforms

  • Disinformation is worse on X and TikTok, given their lack of controls, says Logically, a tech company that tracks disinformation campaigns
  • Russia and other disinformation spreaders also use encrypted messaging sites or websites that masquerade as legitimate news outlets
By AP ·

Russian ‘disinformation’ campaign on US immigration woes find way into American voter platforms

Russian ‘disinformation’ campaign on US immigration woes find way into American voter platforms

  • Disinformation is worse on X and TikTok, given their lack of controls, says Logically, a tech company that tracks disinformation campaigns
  • Russia and other disinformation spreaders also use encrypted messaging sites or websites that masquerade as legitimate news outlets
By AP ·