Syrian rescue teams search for victims and survivors in the city of Hama on February 6, 2023. (AFP) video

Israel says approved aid to quake-hit Syria, Damascus denies request

  • Israel “received a request from a diplomatic source for humanitarian aid to Syria, and I approved it”: Netanyahu
  • Syrian official told reporters Damascus “ridiculed and denied the allegations” it had requested aid from Israel
By AFP ·

Russian reinforcements pour into eastern Ukraine, says governor

Russian reinforcements pour into eastern Ukraine, says governor

  • New Russian offensive possible in 10 days, says governor
  • British intel says Russia does not have forces for offensive
By Reuters ·

Hundreds still under earthquake rubble in rebel-held Syria — rescue workers

Hundreds still under earthquake rubble in rebel-held Syria — rescue workers

  • Rescue effort hampered by freezing conditions
  • White Helmets rescuers seek international help
By Reuters ·

Former Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf buried in Karachi amid tight security measures

Former Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf buried in Karachi amid tight security measures

  • Top military leadership, former army chiefs and politicians attend the funeral at Malir garrison
  • In 1999, after a military career spanning 38 years, Musharraf took power in Pakistan in a bloodless coup
By Arab News ·

Big Tech not doing enough to remove fake news, activist NGO Avaaz says

Big Tech not doing enough to remove fake news, activist NGO Avaaz says

  • Findings raise doubts over companies's ability to comply with new EU online content rules
By Reuters ·

Big Tech not doing enough to remove fake news, activist NGO Avaaz says

Big Tech not doing enough to remove fake news, activist NGO Avaaz says

  • Findings raise doubts over companies's ability to comply with new EU online content rules
By Reuters ·