International Beer Day: Key facts to know about Europe’s market

Today is International Beer Day! To raise a glass, here are some key facts about one of Europe’s favourite drinks. ‘Germany is the EU’s top beer producer’ With a production of 8 billion litres (about 23% of the EU total…

Sixteen dead and hundreds injured after plane crash in India

More than a dozen people have died after a plane carrying up to 200 people skidded off a runway and broke in two pieces after landing at an airport in southern India amid heavy rain, according to authorities. Police said…

Sixteen dead and hundreds injured after plane crash in India

More than a dozen people have died after a plane carrying up to 200 people skidded off a runway and broke in two pieces after landing at an airport in southern India amid heavy rain, according to authorities. Police said…

Sixteen dead and hundreds injured after plane crash in India

More than a dozen people have died after a plane carrying up to 200 people skidded off a runway and broke in two pieces after landing at an airport in southern India amid heavy rain, according to authorities. Police said…

Coronavirus: Latest data on new COVID-19 infections and deaths

Here is the latest data on COVID-19. If you’re having trouble viewing the data, please click here. The statistics include: A table of total cases and COVID-19 deaths in each country, sorted by the worst-hit A summary of worldwide COVID-19…

Minsk’s Hi-Tech Park: a symbol of inequality in Lukashenko’s Belarus

The centre of the Belarusian capital Minsk has changed dramatically over the last few years, with newly-opened bars, restaurants, and cafes helping to create a lively portrayal of the country. The city centre now has a modern vibe thanks to…

Minsk’s Hi-Tech Park: a symbol of inequality in Lukashenko’s Belarus

The centre of the Belarusian capital Minsk has changed dramatically over the last few years, with newly-opened bars, restaurants, and cafes helping to create a lively portrayal of the country. The city centre now has a modern vibe thanks to…

US imposes sanctions on Hong Kong chief executive Carrie Lam

The United States imposed sanctions on Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam and 10 high ranking officials on Friday for their role in allegedly restricting political freedoms in the former British territory. The sanctions were authorised by an executive order…

Beirut blast could have been due to ‘negligence, a missile or a bomb’

Beirut’s devastating blast could have been caused by “negligence, a missile or a bomb,” Lebanon’s president told journalists on Friday. “The cause has not been determined yet,” Michel Aoun said in an interview three days after the disaster. “It is…

Beirut blast could have been due to ‘negligence, a missile or a bomb’

Beirut’s devastating blast could have been caused by “negligence, a missile or a bomb,” Lebanon’s president told journalists on Friday. “The cause has not been determined yet,” Michel Aoun said in an interview three days after the disaster. “It is…