Current Events Articles (September, 2022)

Top 10 current events articles of September, 2022.

1. Death of Queen Elizabeth ll

Queen Elizabeth II has died – BBC News
Her son King Charles III pays tribute to his “beloved mother” who has died peacefully at Balmoral.

2. New York Sues Donald Trump For $250 Million

Breaking Down New York’s Long-Awaited Fraud Lawsuit Against Donald Trump | The New Yorker
Letitia James, the New York attorney general, claims that the Trump Organization illegally obtained hundreds of millions of dollars by systematically exaggerating the value of its properties.

3. Death of Mikhail Gorbachev

Last Soviet leader Gorbachev, who ended Cold War and won Nobel prize, dies aged 91 | Reuters
Mikhail Gorbachev, who ended the Cold War without bloodshed but failed to prevent the collapse of the Soviet Union, died on Tuesday at the age of 91, hospital officials in Moscow said.

4. Anti Hijab Protests In Iran

50 Killed As Anti-Hijab Protests Intensify In Iran: Report
Protests flared in Iran for an eighth straight night Friday over the death of a young woman arrested by the morality police, verified social media posts showed, hours after counter-demonstrations mobilised by authorities.

5. Russian Citizenship To Edward Snowden

Putin grants Russian citizenship to U.S. whistleblower Snowden | Reuters
Snowden fled the United States and was given asylum in Russia after leaking secret files in 2013.

6. 4 Day Workweek Experiment

The 4-Day Workweek Could Soon Become a Reality
In the UK, 70 companies are paying their employees to take a day off each week. Many of them report this has improved productivity.

7. Far Right Wins Italy

Giorgia Meloni: Italy’s far-right wins election and vows to govern for all – BBC News
Giorgia Meloni is set to lead a right-wing coalition as Italy’s first female PM.

8. Middle East Heating

Middle East heating almost twice as fast as global average, report warns | The Times of Israel
Temperatures predicted to rise up to 5ºC by end of century, causing severe droughts, dust storms; UN climate summit in Cairo scheduled for November

9. Methane Leak At Mexico Oil Field

Exclusive: Scientists detect second ‘vast’ methane leak at Pemex oil field in Mexico | Reuters
Satellites recorded another large methane leak at an offshore platform belonging to Mexico’s Pemex in August, according to exclusive data shared with Reuters, even as pressure mounts on the state oil company to reduce these emissions.

10. Cuba Legalizes Same Sex Marriage

Cuba legalizes same-sex marriage and adoption after the Cuban referendum | World News | Zee News
People in Cuba voted for the new family code referendum on Sunday to establish the legalization of same-sex marriage, adoption and much more.