Student Protests in Bangladesh Turn Deadly: What to Know: Seventeen people have been killed in violent clashes between the police and students protesting a quota ...
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Student Protests in Bangladesh Turn Deadly: What to Know
Quick Glance: Bangladesh army intervenes as police fire on demonstrators
  • Soldiers were patrolling Bangladeshi cities to quell civil unrest, with police firing on protesters during a government curfew.

  • The violence this week has killed at least 115 people, posing a challenge to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's government.

  • The army has been deployed nationwide, and a curfew will remain in effect until at least Sunday morning.

  • Authorities imposed a nationwide internet shutdown, severely affecting communication, with major newspapers and state broadcaster offline.
'This Is the Final Straw': Elon Musk Says He's Moving X, SpaceX to Texas
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'This Is the Final Straw': Elon Musk Says He's Moving X ...
Quick Glance: Elon Musk Announces Relocation of X and SpaceX Headquarters to Texas
  • Elon Musk is planning to move the headquarters of X and SpaceX to Texas due to changing laws in California.

  • Relocating corporate headquarters may initially seem symbolic, but if employees move, it can have significant implications for states like California, as their budgets depend on taxing highly skilled tech workers.

  • Musk has repeatedly criticized California's regulations and personally relocated to Texas to avoid high taxes.

  • Musk publicly expressed his disapproval of a new law in California that prohibits schools from compelling teachers to disclose a student's gender identity, gender expression, or sexual orientation without the student's consent.
Bangladesh Orders Curfew to Quell Deadly Protests: For weeks, university students have been protesting a quota system for government jobs ...
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Bangladesh Orders Curfew to Quell Deadly Protests
Quick Glance: Escalation of violence in Bangladesh student protests despite curfew
  • Police imposed a strict curfew across Bangladesh and military forces patrolled parts of the capital Saturday to quell further violence after days of clashes over the allocation of government jobs left several people dead and hundreds injured. The curfew follows what was likely the deadliest day yet in the weeks of protests. There were varying reports on the number of casualties on Friday.

  • The students, protesting for weeks, intensified their actions as violence erupted Tuesday, posing the biggest challenge to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina since her fourth consecutive term win in January. The situation was described as 'extremely volatile,' with hundreds to possibly thousands injured across the country.

  • The protests are backed by the main opposition party of Bangladesh, promising to organize their own demonstrations. The government had previously suspended job quotas, but in June, the Supreme Court reinstated them, leading to further tensions. Hasina has called for...

  • The chaos in Bangladesh's governance and economy, along with the frustration of youths struggling to find good jobs after graduation, are highlighted by the current events. The protesters demand an end to a quota system for government jobs in favor of veterans from the 1971 independence war, advocating for a merit-based selection process.
‘Can she win?’: Why Kamala Harris can’t shake doubts about her political future : Major reasons Democrats are concerned about tapping Vice President Kamala ...
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‘Can she win?’: Why Kamala Harris can’t shake doubts about her political ...
If President Joe Biden steps down, is America ready for President Kamala Harris?: Vice President Kamala Harris is the most logical replacement for Joe Biden if ...
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If President Joe Biden steps down, is America ready for President Kamala ...
Bangladesh soldiers out in force as PM cancels foreign trip: DHAKA: Soldiers were out in force Saturday in cities around Bangladesh after another day of lethal ...
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Bangladesh soldiers out in force as PM cancels foreign trip
Israel-Gaza live updates: Israel strikes Yemen in retaliation after drone attack: Houthis took responsibility for a drone that flew into Tel Aviv undetected.
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Israel-Gaza live updates: Israel strikes Yemen in retaliation after drone ...
Quick Glance: Israel Targets Houthi Sites in Yemen After Tel Aviv Attack
  • In response to a deadly drone attack in Tel Aviv, Israel targeted sites in Yemen linked to the Iran-backed Houthi militia on Saturday.

  • Focused on gas, oil, and electricity facilities described as military by Israel, the airstrikes occurred in the area of the Red Sea port of Hodeidah.

  • The Houthi militia has launched over 200 missiles and drones at Israel in recent months, leading to an escalation.

  • To counter the attacks on Red Sea shipping, the United States and Britain have engaged in strikes on hundreds of Houthi targets in Yemen and shared intelligence with Israel for months.
Trump and Zelensky speak as election hangs over U.S. aid to Ukraine: A Trump victory could herald an abrupt shift in U.S. foreign policy in the region.
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Trump and Zelensky speak as election hangs over U.S. aid to Ukraine
Quick Glance: Trump and Zelensky discuss Future of Ukraine
  • Former President Donald Trump and Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky discussed the future of the war in Ukraine with the U.S. presidential race looming.

  • Highlighting the contrasting positions of Trump and Biden on the war in Ukraine, and the election's significance for U.S. policy towards Ukraine and Russia.

  • Zelensky and Trump emphasized the importance of support for Ukraine in their statements following the conversation, discussing steps towards achieving lasting peace.

  • Zelensky pushed for continued support from allies globally and stressed the foreign policy stakes of the U.S. election, while Putin set conditions for ending the war in Ukraine that were rejected by Zelensky.
Sununu signs bill barring gender-affirming surgeries for youth into law: Gov. Chris Sununu (R-N.H.) signed a bill into law on Friday that bans health ...
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Sununu signs bill barring gender-affirming surgeries for youth into law
Lesbian-gay city festival in Berlin-Schöneberg: These are the first photos: This weekend the queer community in Berlin-Schöneberg invites you to a mega party ...
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Lesbian-gay city festival in Berlin-Schöneberg: These are the first photos
"Day of the Apron" in Neumünster: AfD holds meeting with right-wing extremist groups
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David Letterman will headline Biden fundraiser with Hawaii governor on July 29: David Letterman will headline a fundraiser with President Joe Biden in 10 days at ...
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David Letterman will headline Biden fundraiser with Hawaii governor on ...
Fauci writes off worries over Trump’s health post-shooting: ‘Superficial wound’: Former White House chief medical adviser Dr. Anthony Fauci denounced questions ...
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Fauci writes off worries over Trump’s health post-shooting: ‘Superficial ...
ACDP warns Ramaphosa of ‘God’s punishment’ as ICJ says Israel must ‘end occupation’ of Palestinian territories
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ACDP warns Ramaphosa of ‘God’s punishment’ as ICJ says Israel must ‘end ...
Quick Glance: ACDP Warns Ramaphosa of 'God's Punishment' as ICJ Orders Israel to End Occupation of Palestinian Territories
  • ACDP warns President Cyril Ramaphosa of 'God's punishment' as ICJ finds Israel's occupation of Palestinian territories illegal.

  • Eight months after South Africa started its legal battle against Israel, wanting the Jewish state to be charged with genocide for the deaths of thousands of Palestinians, the ACDP has repeated its warning to President Cyril Ramaphosa that he could suffer from 'God's punishment' for the decision.

  • Speaking during the opening of parliament debate, ACDP deputy president Wayne Thring, citing crime statistics, warned Ramaphosa and the ANC of 'God's punishment' for taking Israel to court.

  • The ICJ found Israel's occupation of Palestinian territories to be illegal and mandated the international community to take action to end the occupation and the gross violations of international humanitarian and human rights law perpetrated by Israel against the Palestinian people.
What if Biden drops out of the US election campaign?: According to media reports, Biden's withdrawal from the US election campaign is becoming more likely ...
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What if Biden drops out of the US election campaign?
Civil Society Organisations oppose President William Ruto's nominees to Cabinet, say they are considering challenging the reappointment of six members citing ... Show more
Prince Harry shares which Royal Family member first called him a 'spare': Prince Harry has spoken about who in the Royal Family first gave him the unpleasant ...
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Prince Harry shares which Royal Family member first called him a 'spare'
Quick Glance: Insight into Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's Potential Return to the Royal Family
  • An expert suggests that Prince Archie and Princess Lilibet could potentially pave the way for Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's return to the royal family.

  • Previous predictions indicated that Meghan and Harry might use this year to reestablish contact with the royals, a notion considered 'more significant' by the Duke.

  • While Prince Harry made two brief visits to the UK this year, Meghan chose to stay in the US with their two children.

  • Unlike his sister, Archie was born in the UK in 2019 and moved to the US when he was under a year old. The family of four currently resides in a £12 million mansion in Montecito, California.
Israel's settlement policy is illegal according to the International Court of Justice
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Israel's settlement policy is illegal according to the International Court ...
Bangladesh quota protests: Internet and mobile services cut off: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina’s government has announced a nationwide curfew across Bangladesh ...
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Bangladesh quota protests: Internet and mobile services cut off
Quick Glance: Protesters Storm Prison in Bangladesh, Death Toll Surpasses 100 from Anti-Quota Clashes
  • Student protesters in Bangladesh stormed a prison, freeing possibly hundreds of inmates and held rallies in Dhaka despite police bans and an internet shutdown. The death toll from unrest this week exceeded 100 as protests against a quota system for state jobs continued.

  • This week's clashes claimed at least 105 lives, posing a significant challenge to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's autocratic government after her 15-year tenure.

  • Student protesters raided a jail in Narsingdi, freed inmates, and set the facility ablaze. Police prohibited public gatherings in Dhaka to prevent further violence.

  • In defiance of an internet blackout and bans on gatherings, protests against the quota system persisted, demanding Sheikh Hasina's immediate resignation and blaming the government for the killings.
Democratic consensus solidifies around Harris, should Biden step aside: No one quite knows what the process of picking a new nominee would be if Joe Biden did ...
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Democratic consensus solidifies around Harris, should Biden step aside
Forgotten loans?: Government threatens an even bigger billion-dollar hole in the budget
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Forgotten loans?: Government threatens an even bigger billion-dollar hole ...
Bangladesh PM Cancels Overseas Trips as Deadly Protests Escalate: Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina shelved her overseas travel plans that were to start ...
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Bangladesh PM Cancels Overseas Trips as Deadly Protests Escalate
Pistorius “dissatisfied” - he wants more money for the Bundeswehr: The defense budget is expected to grow by 1.25 billion euros - too little money for ...
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Pistorius “dissatisfied” - he wants more money for the Bundeswehr
Quick Glance: Pistorius Calls for More Funding for Bundeswehr
  • Defense Minister Boris Pistorius criticizes the budget proposal of the Ampel government and calls for more funding for the Bundeswehr.

  • He warns of a real threat from Russia and emphasizes the need for a turning point in the military.

  • Pistorius questions Finance Minister Christian Lindner's assessment regarding military needs and warns of potential shifts within NATO.

  • He stresses that national security will be a key issue and advocates for adequate financial support for the Bundeswehr.
Nancy Pelosi Endorsed ‘Open’ Nomination Process if Biden Drops Out: The former House speaker and fellow California lawmakers were discussing the Democratic ...
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Nancy Pelosi Endorsed ‘Open’ Nomination Process if Biden Drops Out
Facing difficult frontline reality and the prospect of Trump in the White House, Zelensky hints at negotiations with Russia
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Facing difficult frontline reality and the prospect of Trump in the White ...
Politician critical of Russia murdered in Ukraine: A well-known politician was shot dead in Ukraine. Iryna Farion fought against the Russian language in her ...
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Politician critical of Russia murdered in Ukraine
Quick Glance: Slain Advocate for Ukrainian Language in Lviv
  • A nationalist former member of Ukraine’s parliament, known for fervently advocating for the defense of the Ukrainian language, was shot dead in Lviv.

  • According to the regional governor, Maksym Kozytskyi, on Telegram, Farion passed away in the hospital. The shooting was being treated as an attempted assassination, as stated by the Interior Minister, Ihor Klymenko.

  • President Volodymyr Zelenskiy stated that he was being updated regularly on the efforts to apprehend the shooter and condemned any act of violence.

  • Farion, a linguist, joined the nationalist Svoboda (Freedom) party in 2005 and was elected to parliament in 2012, but was unsuccessful in subsequent attempts to secure a seat. She also had a role in the Lviv regional council.
‘It’s war now’: As Bangladesh quota protests escalate, what’s next?: The websites for PM Hasina’s office, Bangladesh’s central bank have been hacked amid a ...
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‘It’s war now’: As Bangladesh quota protests escalate, what’s next?
Quick Glance: Bangladesh Quota Protests Escalate: Looking Ahead
  • A telecommunications blackout cut off Bangladesh from the world on Friday, as the country of 170 million people faced mounting violence following days of intense protests and clashes between students and security forces.

  • To quell the unrest, authorities on Thursday cut off mobile and internet services. According to the monitoring group NetBlocks, the South Asian country has experienced a complete nationwide internet blackout for more than 16 hours.

  • Authorities released a statement accusing protesters of setting fire to and vandalizing buildings, including police and government offices. This also involved the Dhaka headquarters of state broadcaster Bangladesh Television (BTW), which has been offline since.

  • After the government's appeal, the country's Supreme Court suspended the High Court's reintroduction of quotas. August 7 has been set as the date for the court to hear the government's challenge against the High Court decision.
Rwanda elections: President Paul Kagame wins with more than 99% of the vote: Paul Kagame wins with more than 99% of the vote, showing Rwanda's lack of democracy ...
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Rwanda elections: President Paul Kagame wins with more than 99% of the ...
Quick Glance: Rwandans Trust a Delivering President
  • President Paul Kagame secured another term with an overwhelming victory.

  • Rwanda has made significant progress in income, life expectancy, education, and infrastructure.

  • The government under Kagame is praised for the nation's prosperity and unity.

  • Rwandans have strong trust in Kagame and his government, despite some criticism from foreign observers.
Bangladesh student protests: Why is the government facing public anger?: More than 100 people are dead in spreading unrest after a policy on government jobs ...
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Bangladesh student protests: Why is the government facing public anger?
Most Democrats think Kamala Harris would make good president, AP-NORC poll shows: As President Joe Biden faces a growing drumbeat of pressure to drop his ...
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Most Democrats think Kamala Harris would make good president ...
Quick Glance: AP-NORC Poll: Majority of Democrats Support Kamala Harris for President
  • A poll by the AP-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research found that about 6 in 10 Democrats believe Kamala Harris would do well as President.

  • While Americans overall are more skeptical of Harris as President, about three-quarters of Democrats have a positive view of her.

  • Some Democrats view Harris as a better candidate than Joe Biden, believing she can handle the demands of the office more effectively.

  • Harris is more favored by Black Americans and women compared to white or Hispanic adults, while men tend to have a less favorable opinion of her.
Trump speaks to Zelensky, pledges to 'end the war' with Russia
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Trump speaks to Zelensky, pledges to 'end the war' with Russia
#VantageOnFirstpost : At least 32 protesters have died in clashes with security personnel during the ongoing anti-quota stir. The protesters are demanding the cancellation of ... Show more
Blinken says Iran’s nuclear weapon breakout time is probably down to 1-2 weeks: US Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Friday said that Iran’s breakout time – ...
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Blinken says Iran’s nuclear weapon breakout time is probably down to 1-2 ...
Sunday trend: CDU remains the strongest force - The Greens and AfD lose: The current Sunday trend in “Bild am Sonntag” does not have any good news for two ...
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Sunday trend: CDU remains the strongest force - The Greens and AfD lose
Biden sticks to his candidacy: "Looking forward to hitting the campaign trail next week"
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Biden sticks to his candidacy:
WATCH | 'We know who the No 1 money launderer is’: Naledi Chirwa’s speech has EFF MPs smiling
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WATCH | 'We know who the No 1 money launderer is’: Naledi Chirwa’s ...
Quick Glance: Revealing Criminality: Naledi Chirwa's Speech Excites EFF MPs
  • During the debate on the opening of parliament, Naledi Chirwa's speech revealed knowledge of the top money launderer, bringing pride to EFF MPs amidst scrutiny of their leadership in the VBS Mutual Bank looting saga.

  • Chirwa harshly criticized President Cyril Ramaphosa, holding him accountable for societal issues like unemployment that were not addressed under his leadership. She pointed out his failure to deliver on promises regarding job creation.

  • Despite Ramaphosa's efforts to combat gender-based violence and femicide, Chirwa emphasized that women continue to be killed in South Africa. She urged the youth to prepare for a fight akin to the activists of 1976, citing various historical figures as role models.

  • In light of accusations against the EFF following statements by convicted former VBS Mutual Bank chairperson Tshifhiwa Matodzi, Chirwa stressed that the youth know the true criminals. She referenced various corruption cases and emphasized the fight for economic freedom and land expropriation.
Joe Biden wants to resume his campaign next week: More and more Democrats are calling on US President Joe Biden to withdraw from the election campaign ...
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Joe Biden wants to resume his campaign next week
Same old, same old, Kenyans say of Ruto nominees for new Cabinet: People have questioned the rationale of firing CSs and reappointing them.
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Same old, same old, Kenyans say of Ruto nominees for new Cabinet
DNC moving ahead with Biden nomination, despite Democratic concerns: In a meeting of the Rules Committee Friday the parry affirmed that President Biden would be ...
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DNC moving ahead with Biden nomination, despite Democratic concerns
China's Xi urges all-out rescue efforts after highway bridge collapse kills 11: President Xi Jinping urged all-out rescue efforts after a highway bridge collapse ...
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China's Xi urges all-out rescue efforts after highway bridge collapse ...
Tunisian President Saied says he will seek re-election in October: As president runs for new term, critics say credible polls can’t be held unless jailed ...
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Tunisian President Saied says he will seek re-election in October
Faeser explains measure: “Compact” ban - Police search several objects: Federal Interior Minister Nancy Faeser has the magazine “Compact” banned ...
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Faeser explains measure: “Compact” ban - Police search several objects
Von der Leyen re-elected as EU Commission President: Ursula von der Leyen has been re-elected President of the EU Commission with 401 votes. In her speech ...
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Von der Leyen re-elected as EU Commission President
Quick Glance: Re-election of Ursula von der Leyen as President of the European Commission
  • Ursula von der Leyen secured a second term as President of the European Commission with 401 votes, showing an improvement from the previous election five years ago.

  • The position of President of the European Commission in Brussels holds significant importance with extensive responsibilities and international representation.

  • Various politicians congratulated von der Leyen on her re-election, while there was also criticism from other groups.

  • Von der Leyen advocated for exceptions for E-Fuels, emphasized the fight against extremists, and proposed measures to support farmers.
It saddens us to report that Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee, a stalwart Democratic congresswoman from Texas, has passed away at the age of 74 following a battle with ... Show more

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Quick Glance: Sheila Jackson Lee, Political Champion, Dies at 74
  • Prominent Black congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee from Texas died on July 19 at a hospital in Houston at the age of 74.

  • Jackson Lee, an advocate for equality, voting rights, and criminal justice reform, was first elected to Congress in 1994.

  • She played a key role in recognizing Juneteenth as a federal holiday and worked to expand the Violence Against Women Act.

  • Critics accused her of seeking attention, mistreating staff, facing high turnover rates, and an unsuccessful mayoral run in Houston.
EU: Taxpayers' Association calls for fewer EU commissioners: With the Lisbon Treaty, the EU committed itself to appointing only 18 instead of 27 commissioners ...
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EU: Taxpayers' Association calls for fewer EU commissioners
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Says Many Who Want Biden To Drop Out Aren't Interested In Harris
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Says Many Who Want Biden To Drop Out Aren't ...
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez defend Biden from calls to drop out: Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez supports President Joe Biden continuing in the 2024 presidential ...
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez defend Biden from calls to drop out
Talks not “useful”: Erdogan rejects reunification of Cyprus: 50 years ago, Turkish troops landed in the north of Cyprus. Today the Greek-speaking south of the ...
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Talks not “useful”: Erdogan rejects reunification of Cyprus
Donald Trump's RNC speech began with a conciliatory tone when he formally accepted the Republican presidential nomination, but after less than half an hour ... Show more

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Sunday shows preview: All eyes on Trump-Vance 2024; Will Biden drop?: This week’s Sunday news shows will most likely focus on former President Trump’s pick of ...
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Sunday shows preview: All eyes on Trump-Vance 2024; Will Biden drop?
“Golden oyster”: Negative prize for Transport Minister Wissing: Because he responded “aggressively” to reports of conflicts of interest in his ministry ...
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“Golden oyster”: Negative prize for Transport Minister Wissing
Sultan of Brunei’s Escaped Lamborghini LM002 Wagon Is Now Up for Sale: The LM002 was converted to an enclosed SUV body style by the Sultan, making it the actual ...
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Sultan of Brunei’s Escaped Lamborghini LM002 Wagon Is Now Up for Sale
Utah Gov. Spencer Cox, a Trump critic, will support him after assassination attempt
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Utah Gov. Spencer Cox, a Trump critic, will support him after ...
Why are Bangladeshi students protesting?: Ruling party supporters, police, and students frustrated over "unfair" quotas for government jobs are ...
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Why are Bangladeshi students protesting?
RNC calls for unity ring hollow for some in LGBTQ community: "I am running to be president for all of America," Trump said.
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RNC calls for unity ring hollow for some in LGBTQ community
Bangladesh imposes curfew, calls in military as unrest continues
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Bangladesh imposes curfew, calls in military as unrest continues
Biden's campaign chair acknowledges 'slippage' in support but says president staying in race
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Biden's campaign chair acknowledges 'slippage' in support ...
Lou Dobbs, the controversial Fox News host, has died: The longtime Fox contributor was 78 years old.
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Lou Dobbs, the controversial Fox News host, has died
Quick Glance: Lou Dobbs, Fox Business Host, Passes Away at 78
  • Conservative political pundit and cable TV host Lou Dobbs has passed away at the age of 78. He was a prominent figure on Fox Business Network.

  • Dobbs was an early and vocal supporter of Donald Trump during his presidential campaign and tenure. Trump praised Dobbs as a talented journalist and loyal friend.

  • Having spent over two decades at CNN before transitioning to Fox Business, Dobbs' show 'Lou Dobbs Tonight' was known for addressing key issues affecting the American populace.

  • Despite some controversies in his career, Dobbs was recognized for his commitment to truth and strong opinions. His passing was mourned by Fox News Media and former colleagues.
Forest fires in Canada: Can the fire be tamed?: Canada is in the middle of fire season. Cities are evacuated, toxic smoke drifts across the north ...
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Forest fires in Canada: Can the fire be tamed?
Quick Glance: Forest Fires in Canada: Challenges and Prevention
  • Canada is facing severe forest fires during the fire season, exacerbated by dry conditions. Climate change plays a crucial role in the increase and intensification of these fires.

  • The forest areas in Canada are rich in flammable materials such as dead wood and dry plant debris, facilitating fire spread. Humans become a threat when living too close to forests, leading to evacuations and high firefighting costs.

  • The population is being sensitized and trained to protect themselves against forest fires by taking preventive measures such as controlled burning and fire-resistant building. Fuel management, controlling the combustible material, is a key aspect of prevention.

  • Adapting to the growing threat of forest fires requires a holistic strategy that encompasses both nature and people. The challenge is to find effective measures that minimize risks and ensure the safety of the population.
Queen Camilla's brave reaction to Harry's brutal words about her in Spare: Prince Harry has taken aim at his stepmother on a number of occasions - and a royal ...
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Queen Camilla's brave reaction to Harry's brutal words about her in Spare
Sen. Mark Kelly rumored as possible running mate for Harris if Biden drops out: Kelly has consistently backed Biden amid calls for the president to end his ...
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Sen. Mark Kelly rumored as possible running mate for Harris if Biden drops ...
A senator, Ali Ndume, says he did no wrong in criticising President Bola Tinubu and has no reason to apologise despite his removal as Senate Chief Whip. I stand by my statements, urge Tinubu to listen - Ndume
Boris Johnson 'convinced' Trump can end Ukraine war: In a column, the former British prime minister raves about Trump and says that as US president he could end ...
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Boris Johnson 'convinced' Trump can end Ukraine war
Attack on the Basic Law - The World Week: The ban on Compact magazine by Federal Interior Minister Nancy Faeser - without a court decision ...
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Attack on the Basic Law - The World Week
Vance as VP pick spurs fear among Ukraine supporters: Disappointment washed over Ukraine’s supporters when former President Trump announced Sen ...
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Vance as VP pick spurs fear among Ukraine supporters
China adopts economic course: Party vows reforms: China's economy is in trouble. The Communist Party is making this unusually clear. The future is becoming a ...
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China adopts economic course: Party vows reforms
Quick Glance: China Decides Economic Course: Party Praises Reforms
  • The Central Committee of the Communist Party of China openly acknowledges economic challenges and the need for reforms.

  • The Chinese government is under pressure to boost the economy as growth remains below expectations.

  • Reforms are essential to strengthen the economy, although many questions remain unanswered.

  • The party has set new guidelines for economic and foreign policies, but specifics of the reforms are yet to be revealed.
US election: Despite all rumors of withdrawal - Biden wants to fight: US President Biden should - according to US media - think about his withdrawal ...
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US election: Despite all rumors of withdrawal - Biden wants to fight
President William Ruto nominates former Energy CS Davis Chirchir for Transport Cabinet Secretary; if approved, he will replace Kipchumba Murkomen.