A malnourished Yemeni child receives treatment at a hospital in the capital Sanaa on November 22, 2017. The United Nations has warned that war-wracked Yemen faces a mass famine unless aid deliveries are allowed to enter the impoverished country. Some 17 million Yemenis are in desperate need of food, seven million of whom are at risk of famine, according to UN figures. The UN said in August that more than 20 million people are at risk from famine in Yemen, Somalia, South Sudan and the northeast of Nigeria. / AFP PHOTO / Mohammed HUWAIS (Photo credit should read MOHAMMED HUWAIS/AFP/Getty Images)

Saudi Arabia's Leader Spent $450 Million On A Painting. Here's What That Could Do For Victims Of His War In Yemen.

WASHINGTON ― Saudi Arabia's de facto ruler, Crown Prince Muhammed bin Salman, secretly spent $450.3 million on a Leonardo da Vinci painting last month, according to a Wall Street Journal report on Thu...
08/12/2017 8:45 AM IST
A Rohingya refugee gestures as people who crossed the Naf River with an improvised raft are temporarily detained by Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) at Sabrang near Teknaf, Bangladesh November 10, 2017. REUTERS/Mohammad Ponir Hossain

Riz Ahmed, Mindy Kaling, Aziz Ansari And Others Launch Appeal For Rohingya

The plight of the Rohingya, more than a million mostly Muslim residents of Myanmar facing a government campaign of ethnic cleansing and torture, briefly dominated international headlines earlier this...
11/11/2017 9:27 AM IST
Yousef Al Otaiba, United Arab Emirates' (UAE) ambassador to the U.S., speaks during the Milken Institute Global Conference in Beverly Hills, California, U.S., on Tuesday, May 2, 2017. The conference is a unique setting that convenes individuals with the capital, power and influence to move the world forward meet face-to-face with those whose expertise and creativity are reinventing industry, philanthropy and media. Photographer: Patrick T. Fallon/Bloomberg via Getty Images

Ambassador Slammed Donald Trump Amid UAE Campaign To Isolate Qatar

WASHINGTON ― Yousef Al Otaiba, the United Arab Emirates' ambassador to the U.S. and a confidant of White House senior adviser Jared Kushner, repeatedly criticized President Donald Trump in private cor...
06/06/2017 12:03 PM IST