Navalny protests: Russia threatens TikTok with fines over protest posts

Russia says TikTok and other social media giants are refusing to remove posts about recent protests.

US issues ‘heightened threat’ alert after transition

Security chiefs warn that the storming of the US Capitol may embolden some home-grown extremists.

Emotet botnet taken down by international police swoop

Police from the UK, EU, and North America take down a notorious cyber-crime web.

New Zealand urges people to ditch influencer-style tourism photos

A tongue-in-cheek official video urges tourists to find more original ideas for their photo poses.

Hogging Covid vaccines endangers all nations, warns South Africa expert

No countries are safe until all are vaccinated, a leading Covid-19 expert says.

Rawlings funeral: Ghanaians bid farewell to ex-president

The man who dominated life for a generation is remembered as a caring disciplinarian.

Extinction: ‘Time is running out’ to save sharks and rays

Scientists say sharks and rays are disappearing from the world’s oceans at an “alarming” rate.

Biden to sign executive orders on environment

Oil and gas extraction will be paused and wind energy will expand under Joe Biden’s climate plan.

Biden administration to restore aid to Palestinians

The new US president wants to “restore credible engagement” in efforts to find a two-state solution.

Boeing 737 Max cleared to fly in UK and EU after crashes

Regulators say the plane is safe to resume service after two fatal crashes led to its grounding.