Rising sea levels threaten sovereign credit ratings: Moody’s

SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Economic shocks stemming from rising sea levels pose a long-term risk to the sovereign credit ratings of

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‘For Sama’ directors hope Oscar nod will shine spotlight on Syria

LONDON (Reuters) – Filmmakers Waad al-Kateab and Edward Watts are hoping the Oscar nomination for their documentary “For Sama” will

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Young maestro takes baton as Israel Philharmonic’s Zubin Mehta ends 50-year tenure

TEL AVIV (Reuters) – Zubin Mehta was only 25 years old when he first conducted the Israel Philharmonic. Over half

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Officials at Chile’s ENAP to face charges over toxic fumes -prosecutor

SANTIAGO (Reuters) – Chilean prosecutors will press charges against six executives of state energy company ENAP in relation to noxious

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Inspired by Greta Thunberg, worldwide protest demands climate action

(Reuters) – Millions of young people flooded the streets of cities around the world on Friday to demand political leaders

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Mashrou’ Leila concert in Lebanon canceled after church pressure

BEIRUT (Reuters) – Lebanon’s Byblos festival has canceled a concert by the indie rock band Mashrou’ Leila “to prevent bloodshed”

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Netherlands wins Eurovision, as Madonna causes stir with Israeli and Palestinian flags

TEL AVIV (Reuters) – The Netherlands won the 64th Eurovision Song Contest in Israel on Sunday in a songfest that

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IMF gives Mozambique $118 million for Cyclone Idai rebuilding

FILE PHOTO: Flooded fields are seen from the air near Beira, Mozambique, in the aftermath of Cyclone Idai, March 23,

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