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News : World

Macao awards casino licenses to MGM, Sands, Wynn, 3 others

Saturday  11:10,   26 november 2022

BEIJING (AP) — Macao has tentatively renewed the casino licenses of MGM Resorts, Las Vegas Sands, Wynn Resorts and three Chinese rivals after they promised to help diversify its economy by investing in non-gambling attractions, the government said... >>>

Did Christopher Lee Embellish His World War II Service?

Saturday  11:10,   26 november 2022

Actor Christopher Lee served in the Royal Air Force before venturing into Hollywood. According to some, he may have exaggerated his exploits.Christoper Lee had an incredibly long acting career that began in the late 1940s. He gained notoriety for... >>>

Iranian-Kurdish footballer arrested on charges of incitement against the regime

Saturday  10:40,   26 november 2022

An Iranian-Kurdish footballer has been arrested on charges of "incitement against the regime" as Tehran cracks down on anti-government protesters, according to state-aligned news agency Tasim. Your browser does not support this video Voria Ghafouri, >>>

Putin Facing Increasing Protests From Angry Families of Russian Reservists

Saturday  10:40,   26 november 2022

Vladimir Putin is expected to meet on Sunday with mothers whose sons have been mobilized to fight in Ukraine.The U.K.'s Ministry of Defence said reservists called up under President Vladimir Putin's partial mobilization, announced in September,... >>>

Zelenski, on the possibility of reaching peace: «There is no doubt that the Ukrainian formula will prevail».

Saturday  10:30,   26 november 2022

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky stressed Friday that «there is no doubt that Ukraine’s formula» for achieving peace «will prevail» above all despite the continuing Russian invasion of the territory. «I have no doubt that we will finally... >>>

Far from "zero-COVID," cases in China are setting new records

Saturday  10:30,   26 november 2022

As other nations seem to be living with the virus, China is doubling down on its draconian policy, and that's fueling a rare backlash in the tightly controlled nation.32,695 new infections were recorded on Thursday, the highest figure since the... >>>

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky’s Personal Brigade Is Fighting One Of the Ukraine War’s Hardest Battles

Saturday  10:30,   26 november 2022

Saudi Arabia's sports minister says it would be "Islamophobic" for sporting bodies to insist on the sale of alcohol at World Cup tournaments.The gulf country, which is completely dry, is exploring a joint bid for the 2030 cup with Greece and... >>>

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky’s Personal Brigade Is Fighting One Of the Ukraine War’s Hardest Battles

Saturday  10:30,   26 november 2022

In weeks of failed attacks on Bakhmut, the Russians have lost potentially hundreds of men killed and wounded—and the 1st Presidential Brigade and other Ukrainian units still control the town. The Ukrainian president’s personal brigade might be a... >>>

Germany's Scholz 'surprised' by companies' China dependence

Saturday  10:20,   26 november 2022

BERLIN (Reuters) - German Chancellor Olaf Scholz said the number of German companies that have ignored the risks of depending too heavily on the Chinese market was remarkable and stressed the need for diversification, in an interview with Focus... >>>

Costa Rica crocodiles survive in 'most polluted' river

Saturday  10:20,   26 november 2022

In one of the most polluted rivers in Central America, a vulnerable crocodile species is thriving despite living in waters that have become a sewer for Costa Rica's capital, experts say. "The Tarcoles River is the most polluted river in Costa... >>>

Korea- Xi Jinping appeals to Kim Jong Un to jointly promote «peace and stability».

Saturday  10:20,   26 november 2022

Chinese President Xi Jinping has called on North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to work together to promote peace and stability in the region and globally, KCNA reported. Responding in a letter to congratulations from North Korea following his... >>>

Putin tells Russian mothers he 'shares' pain of soldier deaths in Ukraine

Saturday  09:30,   26 november 2022

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday told a group of mothers whose sons are fighting in Ukraine that he shares the pain of those who have lost their loved ones in the conflict. "I want you to know: I personally and the entire leadership of the >>>

Video of Vladimir Putin Dropping Pen During Meeting Viewed 1 Million Times

Saturday  09:30,   26 november 2022

Vladimir Putin appeared to drop his pen after a surprising announcement from his Armenian counterpart at a CSTO summit.The 10-second clip, shared by Anton Gerashchenko, the adviser to the minister of internal affairs of Ukraine, on Thursday, had... >>>

Ukrainian Hospital Stymied Russians With Defiant Doctors, Fake Covid Outbreak

Saturday  09:30,   26 november 2022

In a hospital in Russian-occupied Kherson, the staff’s resistance was part of an eight-month, mostly unarmed campaign by residents to keep the city Ukrainian—and out of Moscow’s full control—for as long as possible. Thousands joined anti-Russian... >>>

Angela Merkel says she was powerless to stop Putin invading Ukraine because he knew she was about to leave office

Saturday  09:30,   26 november 2022

Former German Chancellor Angela Merkel said that in her last visit to Moscow it was "very clear" that she had no more sway with Putin.But the world's leaders fill the whole spectrum, with some topping 6 feet and others closer to 5 feet... >>>