Saudi Arabia Lifts Most Covid Restrictions

[ad_1] Saudi Arabia on Sunday lifted most restrictions that had been imposed to slow the spread of the coronavirus, permitting indoor dining at restaurants and allowing gyms and barbershops to reopen.After getting hit hard by…

Philippine Security Forces Are Accused of Killing 9…

[ad_1] MANILA — A left-leaning human rights organization accused the Philippine security forces of killing nine activists on Sunday in coordinated raids in four provinces.Cristina Palabay, the leader of the rights group, Karapatan, said the…

For Planet Earth, No Tourism is a Curse…

[ad_1] For the planet, the year without tourists was a curse and a blessing.With flights canceled, cruise ships mothballed and vacations largely scrapped, carbon emissions plummeted. Wildlife that usually kept a low profile amid a…