Deadline to Apply for Tinder Class Action Settlement Payout is Feb. 9

As if the online dating game doesn’t make you feel bad enough. Imagine being 29+ (gasp!) and have America’s largest dating app treat you like you’re over the hill. So opposite of... Read more »

Five years on, Quebec mosque attack still haunts Muslim community | Courts News

Quebec City, Canada – Mohamed Labidi stops under the archway, his feet on the edge of the rich red carpet that extends across the main prayer room of the Quebec Islamic Cultural... Read more »

Almost 40% of Tigrayans suffer ‘extreme lack of food’, WFP warns | Humanitarian Crises News

Almost 40 percent of people in Ethiopia’s embattled Tigray region are suffering “an extreme lack of food” following 15 months of fighting, the World Food Programme (WFP) has said, also sounding the... Read more »

Resisting greenwashing in the Naqab: Unity Intifada continues | Israel-Palestine conflict

This month the Israeli regime has once again made aggressive attempts to seize Palestinian Bedouin land in the Naqab (commonly known in English as the Negev). The Naqab is historic Palestine’s largest... Read more »

Kenya beefs up security after warnings of possible attacks | News

Police operations come after several European embassies warned of risk of possible attacks. Police in Kenya say they have beefed up security after several European countries warned of the risk of possible... Read more »

Freed activist Ramy Shaath says Egypt is ‘a big cell’ | News

Egyptian-Palestinian activist Ramy Shaath denounced Egypt as “a big cell” weeks after his release from jail and departure for France, saying he was determined to keep fighting for the Palestinian cause despite... Read more »

Myanmar lost 1.6 million jobs in 2021 amid COVID, coup: ILO | Labour Rights

International Labour Organization says Southeast Asian country’s labour market remains fragile after tumultuous year. Myanmar lost about 1.6 million jobs last year due to the combined shocks of the COVID-19 pandemic and... Read more »

Ecuador, US edge closer to Qatar 2022 World Cup qualification | Qatar 2022 News

Roundup of the World Cup 2022 qualification matches that took place on Thursday. Ecuador is one win away from returning to the World Cup after a 1-1 home draw with South American... Read more »

Australia PM promises $700m more to protect Great Barrier Reef | Environment News

Scott Morrison investment will help protect about 64,000 jobs in Queensland but critics say he is ignoring threats to climate change. Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has announced a further one billion... Read more »

As Omicron pushes the West to reopen, Asia hunkers down | Coronavirus pandemic News

Hwaseong, South Korea – As Omicron pushes Western countries towards reopening, Asia is hunkering down, sharpening an East-West divide on the balance between public health, the economy and basic rights and freedoms.... Read more »