25 January, 2021

Sans Frontiers

Headlines from around the world last week

Sans Frontiers

World Tour

US Twitter and Facebook flagged tweets and posts by Donald Trump as he kept making “potentially misleading claims”. The new label on a Trump tweet said: “Election officials have certified Joe Biden as the winner of the US Presidential election”. Facebook’s label on Trump’s latest post said that “election officials…have found no evidence of widespread fraud”.

NIGERIA Gunmen abducted over 80 Islamic school students in northwestern Katsina state, but the pupils were quickly rescued. The foiled abduction comes less than two days after the release of 344 schoolboys who were kidnapped in the same area on December 11. The kidnappings have highlighted the insecurity in northern Nigeria.

QATAR Dozens of journalists at...



To read this piece, and more such stories in India's most exciting and exacting magazine, plus get access to our 25-year archives goldmine, please subscribe.

In this article:

Latest Magazine

February 01, 2021

other articles from the issue

articles from the previous issue

Other magazine section