14 years later, NATO renews its vow to Ukraine

14 years later, NATO renews its vow to Ukraine

BUCHAREST (AP) – NATO returns to the scene of one of its most controversial decisions on Tuesday, intending to reiterate its wish that Ukraine – which is currently in the 10th month of a war against Russia – one day join the largest military alliance in the world. NATO foreign ministers will meet for two … Read more

5 things to know before the stock market opens on Monday 28 November

5 things to know before the stock market opens on Monday 28 November

Traders on the NYSE floor Source: NYSE Here are the most important information investors need to start their trading day: 1. Eyes on China and data Markets face a new test this week after protests erupted across China (more on that below). The unrest, fueled by rage over the Chinese government’s draconian Covid controls, undermined … Read more

China eases COVID rules after protests, maintains broader strategy

China eases COVID rules after protests, maintains broader strategy

BEIJING (AP) — Chinese authorities eased some anti-virus rules but affirmed their tough “zero COVID” strategy on Monday after protesters demanded President Xi Jinping’s resignation. in the biggest show of opposition to the ruling Communist Party in decades. The government had no comment on the protests or criticism of Xi, but the move to ease … Read more

Global stocks fall after China’s zero-Covid protests

Global stocks fall after China’s zero-Covid protests

Global stocks and oil prices fell on Monday after protests in China over the government’s Covid-19 policies weighed on market sentiment and added uncertainty over the outlook for the world’s second-largest economy. In Hong Kong, the Hang Seng China Enterprises Index fell 4.5% before falling 1.5%. The decline in China’s CSI 300 index of stocks … Read more

Over 80 injured as Indian police clash with Adani port protesters

Over 80 injured as Indian police clash with Adani port protesters

KOCHI, India, Nov 28 (Reuters) – More than 80 people have been injured in southern India as villagers halting construction of a $900 million port clashed with police, the latest escalation of a months-old protest led by a predominantly Christian fishing community against Asia. richest man. The protests are a major headache for Gautam Adani’s … Read more

China steps up security after rare protests over COVID restrictions

China steps up security after rare protests over COVID restrictions

Shanghai and Beijing police make their presence visible on the streets No sign of new protests in Beijing and Shanghai on Monday The backlash is a setback for efforts to eradicate the virus News of the protests rocks global markets SHANGHAI/BEIJING, Nov 28 (Reuters) – Police patrolled the scene of weekend protests in Shanghai and … Read more

BBC journalist ‘beaten and kicked by police’ as protests spread across China

BBC journalist ‘beaten and kicked by police’ as protests spread across China

CNN Business — BBC journalist Edward Lawrence was arrested by Shanghai police at the scene of the protests on Sunday evening, according to the BBC and as captured in what appears to be mobile phone footage of the arrest. Although he has since been released, a BBC spokesperson said he was extremely concerned about his … Read more

14 years later, NATO renews its vow to Ukraine

14 years later, NATO renews its vow to Ukraine

BUCHAREST (AP) – NATO returns to the scene of one of its most controversial decisions on Tuesday, intending to reiterate its wish that Ukraine – which is currently in the 10th month of a war against Russia – one day join the largest military alliance in the world. NATO foreign ministers will meet for two … Read more

Merriam-Webster names ‘gas lighting’ as its word of 2022

Merriam-Webster names ‘gas lighting’ as its word of 2022

It means downright misleading. Manipulate. Misleading. Merriam-Webster named his word of 2022 – “gas lighting”. The official definition of “gaslighting”, according to Merriam-Webster, is the psychological manipulation of a person, usually over an extended period of time, which “causes the victim to question the validity of their own thoughts, his perception of reality or his … Read more

Exclusive: US plans to send 100-mile strike weapon to Ukraine

Exclusive: US plans to send 100-mile strike weapon to Ukraine

WASHINGTON, Nov 28 (Reuters) – The Pentagon is considering a Boeing proposal to supply Ukraine with small, inexpensive precision bombs mounted on abundantly available rockets, allowing Kyiv to strike far behind Russian lines as the West is struggling to meet the demand for additional armaments. US and allied military stocks are dwindling and Ukraine faces … Read more