Ukraine claimed full control of Russia's eastern logistics hub Lyman, its most significant battlefield gain in weeks, setting the stage for further advances aimed at cutting Russia's supply lines to its battered troops to a single route ... .
Indonesia’s government called on the country’s police on Monday to identify and punish whoever was responsible for a stadium stampede that left 125 people dead, as anger mounted over one of the deadliest disasters in the history of football ... “One of our messages is for the authorities to investigate this (incident) thoroughly ... ‘Murderer!’ ... .
Brazil's bitterly divisive presidential election will go to a runoff on 30 October, as incumbent Jair Bolsonaro beat expectations to finish a relatively close second to frontrunner Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva... With 99.9% of electronic votes counted, Mr Lula had taken 48.4% of votes versus 43.2% for Mr Bolsonaro ... .
Europe faces “unprecedented risks” to its natural gas supplies this winter after Russia cut off most pipeline shipments and could wind up competing with Asia for already scarce and expensive liquid gas that comes by ship, the International Energy Agency said ... The EU has already filled storage to 88%, ahead of its goal of 80% before winter ... ....
FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — People kayaking down streets that were passable just a day or two earlier. Hundreds of thousands without power. National Guard helicopters flying rescue missions to residents still stranded on Florida’s barrier islands ... It was clear the road to recovery from this monster storm will be long and painful. And Ian was still not done.
Burkina Faso’s new military leader, CaptainIbrahim Traore told VOA in an interview Saturday he is not looking for a confrontation with Burkinabe forces that might be supporting the ousted junta. “The fight we are engaged in is not about power,” he said ... “The fight we are leading is for Burkina Faso,” Traore said ... ... People even eat grass.
LONDON (AP) — The British government has dropped plans to cut income tax for top earners, part of a package of unfunded cuts that sparked turmoil on financial markets and sent the pound to record lows ... “We get it, and we have listened,” he said in a statement ... “We must stay the course ... .
The United Nations humanitarian agency is warning that about 5.7 million Pakistani flood survivors will face a serious food crisis in the next three months, as the death toll from the deluge rose on Monday ... .
TEL AVIV. Novak Djokovic claimed his third title of 2022 and 89th of his career with an impressive straight-sets victory over Marin Cilic in the Tel Aviv final on Sunday, insisting his lengthy absence since winning a seventh crown in July provided "extra motivation" ... "I played some very good ... Start a Conversation. .