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COVID-19: Redoubting a confinement as in Shanghai, the people of Beijing make food stocks

Sunday  09:11,   17 april 2022

The situation of Shanghai scares many Chinese who started doing food stocks. This is the case in Beijing where many inhabitants purchase important foods, to use in case of confinement. © Provided by FranceInfo In the Grand Shengfu market in... >>>

Czech Republic warns: Latest US arms shipment too small to meet Ukrainian needs

Sunday  09:11,   17 april 2022

RZESZOW, Poland – A recently announced shipment of American weapons to Ukraine represents only a modest step in the right direction, according to Ukrainian and Central European officials bracing for a brutal clash in eastern Ukraine. “They are... >>>

Thai government says Ramadan bombings won't derail peace talks with rebels

Sunday  09:11,   17 april 2022

Thai government says Ramadan bombings won't derail peace talks with rebelsBANGKOK (Reuters) - Ramadan bombings in Thailand's Muslim-majority deep south will not derail peace talks with separatist rebels, the government said on Sunday after a... >>>

Contrary to Russian 'propaganda' video which alleged he'd died in the war, an American who went to Ukraine to rescue his child says he's alive in California

Sunday  09:05,   17 april 2022

The California father traveled to Ukraine in December to try to return his son, who has been kidnapped by his mother, to the US."It's pure propaganda," Quintana told The Washington Post of the video, which spread on pro-Russian disinformation... >>>

US says jury out on Russia intent after week of crisis talks

Sunday  08:11,   17 april 2022

The United States said Thursday that Russia had not decided whether to invade Ukraine, but that the West was ready for all possibilities after a week of crisis talks. Russian officials discussed tensions in a Vienna meeting with the Organization for >>>

Hong Kong suspends transit flights to most of world over Omicron

Sunday  08:11,   17 april 2022

‘Asia’s World City’ continues descent into one of the most isolated urban centres on earth.The move comes as the city has seen about 50 cases of the fast-spreading Omicron variant since the end of last... >>>

Why Has Novak Djokovic's Visa Been Canceled and What Happens Now?

Sunday  08:11,   17 april 2022

World number 1 Djokovic has had his visa canceled only days before the start of the Australian Open tennis tournament.Australia's Immigration Minister Alex Hawke today (Friday, January 14) flexed his ministerial muscle to intervene and personally... >>>

Why Has Novak Djokovic's Visa Been Canceled and What Happens Now?

Sunday  08:11,   17 april 2022

World number 1 Djokovic has had his visa canceled only days before the start of the Australian Open tennis tournament.Australia's Immigration Minister Alex Hawke today (Friday, January 14) flexed his ministerial muscle to intervene and personally... >>>

Why Has Novak Djokovic's Visa Been Canceled and What Happens Now?

Sunday  08:10,   17 april 2022

World number 1 Djokovic has had his visa canceled only days before the start of the Australian Open tennis tournament.Australia's Immigration Minister Alex Hawke today (Friday, January 14) flexed his ministerial muscle to intervene and personally... >>>

Moleskine Erases Taiwan From Diaries After Listing It As Province of China

Sunday  08:00,   17 april 2022

Between 2020 and 2021, Taiwan was listed as a province of China, but in 2022 diaries, references to the island disappeared altogether.Until 2019, the company's popular weekly planners simply used "Taiwan," but in 2020 that changed to "Taiwan... >>>

Moleskine Erases Taiwan From Diaries After Listing It As Province of China

Sunday  08:00,   17 april 2022

Between 2020 and 2021, Taiwan was listed as a province of China, but in 2022 diaries, references to the island disappeared altogether.Until 2019, the company's popular weekly planners simply used "Taiwan," but in 2020 that changed to "Taiwan... >>>

Ukraine was hit by a massive cyberattack telling people to 'be afraid and expect the worst' as tensions with Russia rise

Sunday  07:55,   17 april 2022

Multiple government websites crashed on Friday. A top Ukrainian security official told Reuters the cyberattack was likely carried out by Russia."As a result of a massive cyber attack, the websites of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and a number of... >>>

Ukraine was hit by a massive cyberattack telling people to 'be afraid and expect the worst' as tensions with Russia rise

Sunday  07:55,   17 april 2022

Multiple government websites crashed on Friday. A top Ukrainian security official told Reuters the cyberattack was likely carried out by Russia."As a result of a massive cyber attack, the websites of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and a number of... >>>

Ukraine was hit by a massive cyberattack telling people to 'be afraid and expect the worst' as tensions with Russia rise

Sunday  07:55,   17 april 2022

Multiple government websites crashed on Friday. A top Ukrainian security official told Reuters the cyberattack was likely carried out by Russia."As a result of a massive cyber attack, the websites of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and a number of... >>>

Australia Cancels Novak Djokovic's Visa (Again). He Could Have Avoided the Whole Controversy If He'd Been Vaccinated

Sunday  07:55,   17 april 2022

About 92% of Australians over 16 are fully vaccinated. The 2022 Australian Open also requires fans and staffers to be vaccinated to attendWhile Djokovic’s legal team can appeal the decision by Alex Hawke, the Australian government minister in charge >>>