Update Saudi energy minister optimistic Kingdom can achieve net carbon zero before 2060 

Saudi energy minister optimistic Kingdom can achieve net carbon zero before 2060 

By WAEL MAHDI ·

Special Iran nuclear talks ‘on life support’ as Tehran drags feet

Iran nuclear talks ‘on life support’ as Tehran drags feet

  • Talks to curb Iran’s nuclear program have stalled since supreme leader ally Ebrahim Raisi assumed the presidency
  • Tehran dragging feet in returning to talks because of ‘internal paralysis,’ expert says
By Christopher Stewart ·

Aoun did not sign the law, to which parliament introduced some amendments. He has requested that these amendments be reconsidered. (Reuters)

Lebanese president returns electoral law to parliament

  • Aoun justifies opposition to law by citing ‘natural and climatic factors’ that often occur in March and could prevent voting
  • Bassil may benefit from these developments and reap rewards elsewhere, says analyst
By NAJIA HOUSSARI ·

Iran provincial governor slapped in a rare security breach

Iran provincial governor slapped in a rare security breach

  • A motive for the attack in Iran's Eastern Azerbaijan province remained unclear
  • Later Fars news agency said the man had been upset that his wife received a coronavirus vaccination from a male nurse, as opposed to a female nurse
By AP ·

In a statement, Snap CEO said the company has had to recalibrate its operations. (Twitter/AFP)

Snap’s stock drops as iPhone privacy controls pinch ad sales

  • Third-quarter earnings call reveals slump due to Apple’s privacy changes to iOS software on iPhones
By AP ·

In a statement, Snap CEO said the company has had to recalibrate its operations. (Twitter/AFP)

Snap’s stock drops as iPhone privacy controls pinch ad sales

  • Third-quarter earnings call reveals slump due to Apple’s privacy changes to iOS software on iPhones
By AP ·