Africa’s largest mosque opens — RT Africa

Africa’s largest mosque opens — RT Africa

Source link Only the holy sites of Mecca and Medina are believed to be bigger than the Great Mosque of Algiers in Algeria Algeria has inaugurated a massive mosque, known locally as Djamaa El-Djazair, after years of delays. It is the largest in Africa and features the world’s tallest minaret, standing at 265 meters (869 […]

Israel raids Gaza’s largest functioning hospital — RT World News

Israel raids Gaza’s largest functioning hospital — RT World News

Source link An “undetermined number” of people were killed and injured in Thursday’s operation, Medecins Sans Frontieres has said Israeli troops on Thursday stormed Al Nasser hospital in southern Gaza, the largest still-functioning health facility in the besieged enclave, according to both the Israeli military and officials from the Hamas-run Palestinian health ministry. The Israel […]

EU’s largest economy spending billions to replace nuclear power — RT Business News

EU’s largest economy spending billions to replace nuclear power — RT Business News

Source link Germany is set to make a large investment in four gas-fired plants, the government has announced Germany is set to spend €16 billion to construct four gas-fired power plants as it seeks to ensure an adequate supply of electricity after scrapping its nuclear reactors, the Economy Ministry announced earlier this week. This comes […]

Chinese equities see largest weekly inflow in years – Reuters — RT Business News

Chinese equities see largest weekly inflow in years – Reuters — RT Business News

Source link The country’s stocks have been selling off of late despite a series of government stimulus measures Investors poured nearly $12 billion into Chinese equity funds in the week ending this past Wednesday, Reuters reported on Friday, citing data compiled by Bank of America. It was the largest weekly inflow since 2015 and the […]

Oil giant quits onshore sector in Africa’s largest economy amid clean-up row — RT Africa

Oil giant quits onshore sector in Africa’s largest economy amid clean-up row — RT Africa

Source link Human rights activists have demanded that Shell deal with the damage from oil spills in Nigeria before withdrawing British energy giant Shell has announced it has reached an agreement to sell its onshore assets in Nigeria in a deal worth $2.4 billion. The company is embroiled in long-running legal battles over environmental pollution […]

Ban on largest Christian church has ‘dire ramifications’ for Kiev – The Telegraph — RT Russia & Former Soviet Union

Ban on largest Christian church has ‘dire ramifications’ for Kiev – The Telegraph — RT Russia & Former Soviet Union

Source link Lawyers reportedly warn that the attempt to outlaw a “historic institution” will harm Ukraine’s EU bid Kiev’s attempts to ban the Ukrainian Orthodox Church (UOC) could have “dire consequences” for the nation’s hopes of joining the EU, The Telegraph newspaper quoted lawyers as saying on Saturday.The Ukrainian parliament is expected to vote later […]

China to become world’s largest automobile exporter – data — RT Business News

China to become world’s largest automobile exporter – data — RT Business News

Source link China is on track to become the world’s top car exporter this year for the first time ever, Nikkei Asia reported on Friday, citing preliminary data from the China Association of Automobile Manufacturers (CAAM). Statistics show the country exported 4.41 million automobiles from January through November, up 58% from the same period in […]

Africa’s second largest oil producer quits OPEC — RT Africa

Africa’s second largest oil producer quits OPEC — RT Africa

Source link Angola is leaving the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) because membership is not serving its interests, Oil Minister Diamantino Azevedo announced on Thursday. The African nation, which joined the alliance in 2007, reportedly produces about 1.1 million barrels of oil per day (bpd), compared with 28 million bpd for the whole […]

UN condemns Ukraine’s crackdown on largest Christian church — RT Russia & Former Soviet Union

UN condemns Ukraine’s crackdown on largest Christian church — RT Russia & Former Soviet Union

Source link Banning the Ukrainian Orthodox Church might violate human rights, the intergovernmental organization has said Kiev’s push to outlaw the Ukrainian Orthodox Church (UOC) would violate freedom of religion, the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Volker Turk said on Tuesday. Turk spoke at the meeting of the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva, […]

Trump vows ‘largest deportation in American history’ if elected — RT World News

Trump vows ‘largest deportation in American history’ if elected — RT World News

Source link The former president’s comments came a day after he said undocumented immigrants were “poisoning the blood of our country” Former US President Donald Trump has said he will oversee the largest mass deportation of undocumented immigrants in the history of the United States should he be reelected to office in 2024. Trump, the […]

Ukraine ready to ban largest Christian church – parliament speaker — RT Russia & Former Soviet Union

Ukraine ready to ban largest Christian church – parliament speaker — RT Russia & Former Soviet Union

Source link Legislation outlawing the Ukrainian Orthodox Church (UOC) over alleged Russia links should apparently be passed in early 2024 A bill that would ban the Ukrainian Orthodox Church (UOC) might be passed already in early 2024, the speaker of the Ukrainian parliament, Ruslan Stefanchuk, has said. Authorities in Kiev have long accused the UOC of having […]