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Dozens escape Mexican jail in deadly attack

Dozens of inmates have escaped from a prison in northern Mexico after gunmen, suspected to be members of a drug cartel, opened fire on the facility. The men arrived outside the Chihuahua state prison shortly after 07:00…

Citizens optimistic for the new year of 2023

The atmosphere in the Turkish city of Istanbul was full of celebrations on New Year's Eve, as entertainment activities were held on the Bosporus Bridge, that separates the continents of Asia and Europe, for citizens and tourists to welcome…

French ministry responds to energy crisis

France’s ministry of energy transition has cut power from its offices for four days and asked employees to work from home, Minister Agnes Pannier-Runacher has revealed. The move, which was also implemented by the country’s ministry of…

Venezuela votes out US-backed opposition leader

Opposition lawmakers in Venezuela have voted to dissolve the ‘interim government’ formed under their one-time leader, Juan Guaido, a main rival to the country’s ruling socialist party and once a darling of the US foreign policy…

Elon Musk becomes first person ever to lose $200b

Elon Musk was the second person ever to amass a personal fortune of more than US$200 billion, breaching that threshold in January 2021, months after Amazon.com’s Jeff Bezos. The Tesla chief executive has now achieved a first of his own:…