Paris — Former French PresidentNicolas Sarkozy’s chances of returning to office suffered a blow on Monday after he was found guilty by a Paris court of corruption ... His lawyer and the court official were also convicted ... She said the wrongdoing he committed was “particularly serious” ... Bloomberg .
WASHINGTON — Early last summer, Chinese and Indian troops clashed in a surprise border battle in the remote Galwan Valley, bashing each other to death with rocks and clubs. Four months later and more than 1,500 miles away in Mumbai, India, trains shut down and the stock market closed as the power went out in a city of 20 million people ...Gen.D.S ... .
Anti-Semitism is very real, of that there is no doubt, but the greatest threat to Jewish people today comes not from those on the political left who criticise the Zionist state of Israel. It comes from those on the far right whose pernicious influence is spreading across North America and Europe... ....
DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — About 300 student activists rallied in Bangladesh’s capital on Monday to denounce the death in prison of a writer and commentator who was arrested last year on charges of violating a sweeping digital security law that critics say chokes freedom of expression ... “The state must take responsibility ... “We want justice,” she said ... .
JAKARTA — Forests in parts of Indonesia regions that have remained largely untouched are now fast disappearing as deforestation driven by agribusiness and infrastructure development moves east, according to a new report ... “We can’t [just] see…This article was originally published on Mongabay .
Phnom Penh, March 1 (UrduPoint / PakistanPointNews - 1st Mar, 2021 ) .Cambodia's exiled opposition figurehead Sam Rainsy was sentenced in absentia to 25 years in jail Monday over an alleged plot to overthrow strongman Hun Sen's government, a court official said ... He has said he regarded Rainsy's planned return as a "coup attempt" ... ....
A new drug extracted from seaweed and inspired by traditional Chinese medicine has come to the United States, where researchers hope it will provide the breakthrough in Alzheimer’s treatment that has eluded us for nearly two decades. The drug — oligomannate — has an imposing name but a humble origin ... Dr. Michelle Papka hopes that it will ... Dr ... Papka ... Dr ... .
A third charge has been announced against Aung San Suu Kyi, according to her lawyer, as Myanmar’s ousted leader appeared before court via video link. Aung San Suu Kyi, who has not been seen in public since she was detained by the military one month ago, appeared healthy, though had perhaps lost weight, her lawyer said ... .
Rakuten users will be able to shop using Bitcoin, Ethereum, and Bitcoin Cash. Japanese e-commerce and online retailing company Rakuten Inc (TOKYO. 4755) has added crypto services to its payment platform. According to an announcement through its official webpage, Rakuten users will be able to shop using Bitcoin, Ethereum, and Bitcoin Cash ...Ltd ... next ....
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Former Soviet PresidentMikhail Gorbachev believes the whole world should now act to tackle the nuclear problem without falling into hopelessness. . In an interview with Sputnik on the eve of his 90th birthday, the former Soviet leader called the present time "responsible and very difficult". "We should believe and act ... .