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Headlines of the week

Previous week: 7-13 November 2022

World Cup

Apple's biggest contractor falls victim to China's zero-Covid policyscmp26 November 2022 (LINK)

Huge COVID protests erupt in China's Xinjiang after deadly 31 sources26 November 2022 (LINK)

Indonesia earthquake death toll reaches 310 as more bodies 43 sources26 November 2022 (LINK)

Wildlife conference boosts protection for sharks, 37 sources25 November 2022 (LINK)

Mainland China's total daily Covid cases soar above Shanghai lockdown highs at 31,000 106 sources25 November 2022 (LINK)

Eight glasses of water a day is too many, say scientists: 3.6 litres comes already from 17 sources25 November 2022 (LINK)

Greta Thunberg, 600 youths sue Sweden for climate 38 sources25 November 2022 (LINK)

China sentences Canadian pop star Kris Wu to 13 years for 159 sources25 November 2022 (LINK)

Scientists revive 48,500 year-old virus from Siberia, most ancient to 14 sources25 November 2022 (LINK)

Air pollution killed 238,000 Europeans prematurely in 27 sources24 November 2022 (LINK)

Human Rights Council votes in favour of probe into Iran crackdowngenevasolutions24 November 2022 (LINK)

Iran arrests footballer Ghafouri after he backed protests: faces accusations of spreading "propaganda" against the Islamic Republicgenevasolutions24 November 2022 (LINK)

UN Global summit in December is 'last chance' for naturebbc24 November 2022 (LINK)

Latin America faces 'prolonged crisis' following pandemic: UNECLACbbc24 November 2022 (LINK)

Musk changes Twitter suspension policy: Only accounts that are pushing spam or breaking the law will remain 38 sources24 November 2022 (LINK)

Brazil court fines Bolsonaro allies over $4M for "bad faith" election challengeaxios24 November 2022 (LINK)

Switzerland's choice for its second man in space: Marco Sieber, urologist, paratrooper, private pilot, peacekeeper swissinfo24 November 2022 (LINK)

Navi Pillay, Who Leads a UN Rights Probe on Palestine and Israel, Hits Back on Slurs Against Her by Israelpassblue23 November 2022 (LINK)

Brazil election body rejects Bolsonaro's push to void 82 sources23 November 2022 (LINK)

UN's highest environmental honour celebrates ecosystem restorationunep22 November 2022 (LINK)

Iran situation 'critical' with more than 300 killed — UN rights chiefreuters22 November 2022 (LINK)

'We expect 2-3 million more people to leave their Ukraine homes in search of warmth and safety,' WHO warnseuronews22 November 2022 (LINK)

All signs point to world blowing past the 1.5 degrees global warming limit — here's what we can still do about itphys.org22 November 2022 (LINK)

Twitter fact-checks owner Elon Musk over wrong 'Dune' quote: it was Jungfoxbusiness22 November 2022 (LINK)

Two Stanford Professors Explain How to Produce Hundreds of World-Changing Ideas In 1 Hourentrepreneur22 November 2022 (LINK)

Rolex plans new factory and 2,000 jobs in Switzerlandswissinfo22 November 2022 (LINK)

Russian Airstrikes in Ukraine: the 'Largest Attack' on Health Care in Europe Since World War II, says WHOhealthpolicy-watch21 November 2022 (LINK)

Bacterial Infections 'Second Leading Cause of Death Worldwide' according to the first global study of their lethalityafp / voanews21 November 2022 (LINK)

The F1 records Verstappen and Red Bull broke in 2022autosport21 November 2022 (LINK)

Foundation meets to discuss frozen Afghan fundsswissinfo21 November 2022 (LINK)

Annie Leibovitz's Pic Of Ronaldo & Messi playing chess is montage for Louis Vuitton suitcase addesigntaxi21 November 2022 (LINK)

As the Taliban doles out lashings, what have Afghan women and girls lost in 15 months under the extremists?cbsnews21 November 2022 (LINK)

Colombia, ELN rebels start peace talks, hoping to end six decades of 33 sources21 November 2022 (LINK)

'Like a shotgun': Tongan eruption in January 2022 is largest ever 18 sources21 November 2022 (LINK)

WHO warns of a winter "threatening the lives" of millions of people in 44 sources21 November 2022 (LINK)

EU holds emergency meeting with Serbia and Kosovo over rising 18 sources21 November 2022 (LINK)

Work begins on Swiss geothermal project after 20-year waitswissinfo21 November 2022 (LINK)

Argentine TV reporter robbed on air during FIFA World Cup in 19 sources21 November 2022 (LINK)

BBC pundit Alex Scott appears on air wearing the OneLove armband following FIFA 28 sources21 November 2022 (LINK)

European teams say won't wear 'OneLove' World Cup armband, citing the threat of disciplinary action from 68 sources21 November 2022 (LINK)

FIFA revenue hits record $7.5B for current World Cup 51 sources21 November 2022 (LINK)

Ottawa announces $250-million grant to help homeowners switch to heat 10 sources21 November 2022 (LINK)

China's Guangzhou locks down millions in 'zero-COVID' 53 sources21 November 2022 (LINK)

'It's over': Twitter France's head quits amid 28 sources21 November 2022 (LINK)

International Emmys 2022: The Complete Winners List — Drama Series: Vigil — variety21 November 2022 (LINK)

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