Politics

IMF: economic growth forecast worst since GFC

"The weakness in growth is driven by a sharp deterioration in manufacturing activity and global trade, with higher tariffs and prolonged trade policy uncertainty damaging investment and demand for capital goods," the IMF said in a statement.

Will Sahar Khodayari’s death be in vain or an inspiration?

Amnesty International: “Anything short of a full reversal of the ban on women accessing all football stadiums is an insult to Sahar Khodayai’s memory and an affront to the rights of all the women of Iran who have been courageously campaigning for the ban to be lifted."

Trump acts alone over China’s abuse of Uighurs

The US Commerce Department stated that the organisation's blacklisted are implicated in "China's campaign of repression, mass arbitrary detention, and high-technology surveillance against Uighurs, Kazakhs, and other members of Muslim minority groups."