A sculpture of Vladimir Putin riding a miniature tank popped up in New York’s Central Park — and was quickly targeted by kids

Children play by a statue of Russian President Vladimir Putin riding a tank created by French artist James Colomina in Central Park in Manhattan, New York City, US, August 2,…

Timnit Gebru: Is AI racist and antidemocratic? | Technology

From: Talk to Al Jazeera The prominent computer scientist discusses the quest for ethical artificial intelligence. Artificial intelligence has become an essential part of our lives, although some say there…

Taiwan accuses China of ‘simulating’ invasion as drills continue Military News

Taiwan has accused the Chinese army of simulating an attack on its main island, as Beijing continued the large-scale military drills it began in response to US House Speaker Nancy…

The UN food price index dropped in July for the fourth month

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The UN Food and Agriculture Agency’s global food price index dropped for a fourth straight month in July, but was still 13% higher than in July…

Myanmar generals banned from ASEAN until peace plan progress | ASEAN News

Foreign ministers express disappointment at the military administration’s failure to implement the crisis plan agreed in April 2021. Foreign ministers from the 10-member Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) have…

Hiroshima vows nuke ban at 77th memorial amid Russia threat

TOKYO (AP) — Hiroshima on Saturday remembered the atomic bombing 77 years ago as officials, including the head of the United Nations, warned against nuclear weapons buildup and fears growing…

Alex Jones ordered to pay $45m in damages over Sandy Hook lies | Gun Violence News

A court in the United States has ordered right-wing conspiracy theorist Alex Jones to pay $45.2 million in punitive damages to the parents of a six-year-old boy killed in the…

Kenya’s election wrestling match: Dynasties v Hustlers

People at a rally in Kenya – with some sitting on a signpost – 3 August 2022 In a move akin to a Trump backing a Clinton in a US…

‘Restraint and common sense’: Reaction to Israel’s Gaza attack | Israel-Palestine conflict News

There was mixed reaction to Israel’s deadly attack on the Gaza Strip and Palestinian rocket fire in response, with Israel and its allies defending the air raids and those supporting…

Breonna Taylor supporters relieved by charges against police

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Louisville activists put in long hours on the phones and in the streets, working tirelessly to call for arrests in the fatal police shooting of Breonna…