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Date: Tue, 3 Oct 2023 21:46:20 +0000
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Disney ride gave woman ‘painful wedgie’, lawsuit claims
October 3, 2023, 9:17 PM
A woman is seeking $50,000 after a water slide at Walt Disney World allegedly caused her severe vaginal injuries Read Full Article at
US House Speaker sacked
October 3, 2023, 8:55 PM
US House Speaker Kevin McCarthy has been voted out of his position for passing a controversial funding bill Read Full Article at
Judge gags Trump in New York trial
October 3, 2023, 8:37 PM
A New York judge has banned former US president Donald Trump from making disparaging statements about him or his court staff Read Full Article at
UK to finally scrap EU ‘bendy bananas’ rule
October 3, 2023, 8:22 PM
The British government will abolish a much-maligned EU rule on the sale of curved bananas, Environment Secretary Therese Coffey has said Read Full Article at
Swedish minister stopped at Ukrainian border
October 3, 2023, 6:40 PM
Swedish Foreign Minister Tobias Billstrom forgot his passport and could not travel to Kiev for an EU summit on Monday Read Full Article at
EU state warns of ‘difficult’ relations with Ukraine
October 3, 2023, 6:36 PM
Relations between Poland and Ukraine are bound to be “difficult” as both nations have their own interests, Warsaw has said Read Full Article at
US ‘failing’ at life expectancy – WaPo
October 3, 2023, 6:35 PM
US life expectancy has sharply declined since 2014, and is currently at 76.4 years, according to the latest Washington Post research Read Full Article at
Beer giant terminates license agreements in Russia
October 3, 2023, 5:02 PM
Danish brewer Carlsberg says it is terminating license agreements for its brands in Russia Read Full Article at
Iran warns against betting on ‘losing horse’ Israel
October 3, 2023, 4:59 PM
Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has called on the Arab world to avoid diplomatic relations with Israel, insisting that it will be “eradicated” Read Full Article at
NATO country’s ex-intel chief decries ‘insane’ treason charges
October 3, 2023, 4:59 PM
Denmark’s former head of intelligence, Lars Findsen, will be tried for treason alongside former Defense Minister Claus Frederiksen Read Full Article at
Israel demands Canada face up to Nazi legacy
October 3, 2023, 4:50 PM
Israel has urged Canada to acknowledge its policy of harboring Nazis after World War II in the wake of a Nazi veteran scandal Read Full Article at
World baffled by EU’s stance on Ukraine – Hungarian FM
October 3, 2023, 4:27 PM
Most countries don’t share the EU’s approach to the conflict in Ukraine and want it to end swiftly, Hungary’s FM Peter Szijjarto has said  Read Full Article at
UK weapons for Ukraine have ‘dried up’ – Telegraph
October 3, 2023, 3:47 PM
The UK cannot afford to send any more weapons to Ukraine, a military source has told The Telegraph Read Full Article at
Indian economy to grow 6.3% – World Bank
October 3, 2023, 3:22 PM
Investment and domestic demand will propel Indian GDP growth to over 6% in the current financial year Read Full Article at
Ruble exchange rate to dollar doesn’t matter – Kremlin
October 3, 2023, 3:11 PM
The Russian government does not see a weakening ruble as a threat to macroeconomic stability, the Kremlin spokesman has said Read Full Article at
Niger has kicked out the French, but Paris isn’t out of imperialist tricks yet
October 3, 2023, 3:10 PM
Niamey has won big against neo-colonialism, but its enemies could now resort to a covert technique they already used in Africa before Read Full Article at
France appeals for end to bedbugs ‘panic’
October 3, 2023, 2:25 PM
French Health Minister Aurelien Rousseau has downplayed reports that the country has been “invaded” by bedbugs Read Full Article at
Kremlin admits concern over Armenian leadership
October 3, 2023, 2:12 PM
Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov has commented on the ratification of the Rome Statute by the Armenian parliament Read Full Article at
Russian share of Indian oil imports soaring – data
October 3, 2023, 2:06 PM
India is ramping up imports of Russian oil despite shrinking discounts as Saudi crude has become less affordable, Kpler data shows
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Senior Pentagon official ‘executed’ fighting dogs – prosecutors
October 3, 2023, 1:44 PM
Prosecutors in Maryland have charged a senior Pentagon officer with participating in a dog-fighting ring Read Full Article at
50,000 signed up for Russian military in September – Shoigu
October 3, 2023, 1:44 PM
More than 335,000 volunteers have joined the Russian military since the start of the year, defense minister Sergey Shoigu says Read Full Article at
Burkina Faso aiming to learn from Russian education expertise – spokesman
October 3, 2023, 1:12 PM
Burkina Faso hopes to learn from Russian expertise in education, government minister Adjima Thiombiano told RT Read Full Article at
Last USSR-era political veteran leaves Russian senate
October 3, 2023, 1:12 PM
Former top USSR minister and member of the Politburo, Nikolay Ryzhkov, has stepped down as member of the Russian Federation Council Read Full Article at
Nigerian labor unions suspend indefinite strike
October 3, 2023, 1:10 PM
Nigerian labor unions have suspended a planned strike, attributing their decision to government actions taken to address their concerns Read Full Article at
EU prepared to give in to Hungarian demands – FT
October 3, 2023, 1:05 PM
Brussels is reportedly set to release some €13 billion to Hungary in order to secure Budapest’s approval of Ukraine support Read Full Article at
Oleg Barabanov: Why do we need the Moon?
October 3, 2023, 12:46 PM
The failure of Russia’s historic Luna-25 probe has kicked off a debate about the country’s space priorities Read Full Article at
Musk set to expand internet services in Africa – Bloomberg
October 3, 2023, 12:40 PM
Elon Musk’s Starlink will work with local partners to sell satellite terminals to connect people in remote areas of Africa Read Full Article at
EU state introduces border controls with fellow Schengen member
October 3, 2023, 12:33 PM
Poland’s minister of internal affairs has announced temporary controls on the border with Slovakia, citing increased illegal migration Read Full Article at
Ruble returns to landmark US dollar rate
October 3, 2023, 12:00 PM
The Russian currency has weakened to an eight-week low, sliding to 100 rubles to the dollar Read Full Article at
Tom Hanks says his likeness stolen for AI-generated ad
October 3, 2023, 11:32 AM
Hollywood star Tom Hanks has said that he has nothing to do with the promotion of a dental plan that uses a deepfake image Read Full Article at
No weapons left for Ukraine in Europe – Politico
October 3, 2023, 11:30 AM
Kiev seeks weapons self-reliance even as its budget relies on foreign aid, according to Politico Read Full Article at
India tells Canada to withdraw dozens of diplomats – FT
October 3, 2023, 11:26 AM
New Delhi could expel up to 40 Canadian diplomats amid an escalating diplomatic row over the killing of a Sikh activist Read Full Article at
Japanese car industry losing billions over Russia export ban – Reuters
October 3, 2023, 11:00 AM
Japan’s decision to bar most used-car sales to Russia has reportedly hit the brakes on trade that amounts to nearly $2 billion annually Read Full Article at
Germany preparing to send thousands of troops to Russian border state
October 3, 2023, 10:47 AM
Defense Minister Boris Pistorius says Germany is preparing to deploy 4,000 troops to Lithuania next year Read Full Article at
Angola introduces visa-free travel for Russians – Izvestia
October 3, 2023, 9:23 AM
Moscow’s ambassador to Angola says the African nation’s government has signed a decree to abolish visa requirements for Russian tourists Read Full Article at
Niger accepts Algerian mediation initiative to restore democratic rule
October 3, 2023, 9:02 AM
Algeria’s government said Niger’s new military rulers have agreed to an Algerian mediation plan to transition to civilian rule Read Full Article at
Russia to hike visa fees for most European states – RBK
October 3, 2023, 8:53 AM
Russia will charge European citizens up to $300 for visas, government sources have told RBK Read Full Article at
Russia charges Ukrainian commanders with terrorism
October 3, 2023, 8:11 AM
The Russian Investigative Committee has charged Ukrainian military commanders with terrorism over kamikaze drone strikes Read Full Article at
Russian gas production forecast to soar
October 3, 2023, 5:09 AM
The Russian government plans to continue ramping up LNG output in line with surging global demand Read Full Article at
Italian factories ‘trapped in recession’ – S&P
October 3, 2023, 5:09 AM
Italian manufacturing has plunged deeper into recession as contraction continues due to a lack of orders and slow demand, S&P says
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African nation to send troops to Haiti
October 3, 2023, 4:26 AM
Kenya is set to spearhead a multinational security mission in Haiti in an effort to take on armed gangs and militant groups Read Full Article at
Taiwan probes claims of submarine program data leak
October 3, 2023, 3:44 AM
Taiwan is investigating a possible data leak regarding its newest submarine Read Full Article at
UK to ban trans women from female hospital wards – Telegraph
October 3, 2023, 2:16 AM
Britain’s health secretary will reportedly overhaul NHS policies on transgender patients Read Full Article at
‘Titanic effort’ required to repair relations with Kiev – Warsaw
October 2, 2023, 11:54 PM
Ukraine offended the Polish public by taking the grain dispute to the UN, Foreign Minister Zbigniew Rau has said Read Full Article at
White House sends message to Putin
October 2, 2023, 10:14 PM
Kiev’s Western backers will not give up anytime soon and will not let Russia “outlast” them, the White House has said Read Full Article at
Minister calls for UK to withdraw from human rights watchdog
October 2, 2023, 10:14 PM
Business Secretary Kemi Badenoch has argued that leaving the convention needs to “be on the table” with regard to immigration policy Read Full Article at
US Supreme Court rejects Trump disqualification case
October 2, 2023, 9:01 PM
The Supreme Court has declined to hear a case arguing that Donald Trump should be barred from office for supporting “insurrection” Read Full Article at
Top Chinese scientist questions India’s ‘historic’ Moon landing
October 2, 2023, 8:23 PM
A top Chinese scientist has claimed that India’s recent lunar mission did not actually land near the Moon’s south pole Read Full Article at
EU fails to unblock €5 billion aid to Ukraine
October 2, 2023, 8:06 PM
Josep Borrell has promised Kiev more money in 2024, but Hungary is still holding up €500 million in “European Peace Facility” funds Read Full Article at
Central Asian state bans unsympathetic foreigners from entry
October 2, 2023, 7:35 PM
Foreigners who criticize Kazakhstan are blacklisted and banned from entering the Central Asian nation, the Foreign Ministry has said Read Full Article at
Pentagon low on money to replace weapons sent to Ukraine – AP
October 2, 2023, 7:00 PM
The Pentagon has told Congress that it is running out of money to replace weapons that Washington has sent to Ukraine, AP reports Read Full Article at
Ex-Soviet state claims US funding ‘violent’ color revolution plotters
October 2, 2023, 6:44 PM
Georgia has complained about three US-funded Serbian activists possibly preparing a “color revolution” in Tbilisi in a repeat of 2003 Read Full Article at
What’s behind the sudden US goodwill towards Iran?
October 2, 2023, 6:18 PM
The recent Washington-Tehran prisoner swap and unfreezing of assets is likely linked to the coveted Saudi-Israeli normalization Read Full Article at
UK police investigating new Russell Brand allegations – media
October 2, 2023, 5:53 PM
Russell Brand is the subject of a new investigation into alleged “harassment and stalking,” according to UK media reports Read Full Article at
US government ‘seriously concerned’ about corruption in Ukraine – Politico
October 2, 2023, 5:29 PM
The US government has reportedly demanded that Kiev clean up the Ukrainian economy in order to keep receiving aid Read Full Article at
There are no ‘pro-Russian’ Western politicians – Kremlin
October 2, 2023, 5:19 PM
Branding any politician who focuses on their nation’s sovereignty as “pro-Russian” is “absurd,” the Kremlin has said Read Full Article at
US-made armor pierced by regular AK round – Rostec (VIDEO)
October 2, 2023, 4:41 PM
A Rostec video has cast US-made ballistic vests donated to the Ukrainian military in a negative way Read Full Article at
Almost 900 volunteer translators to be trained for World Youth Festival
October 2, 2023, 4:29 PM
Moscow’s MGIMO University will select and train 878 volunteers from all over Russia to provide language services for the event Read Full Article at
Germany sticks with Chinese rival to World Bank
October 2, 2023, 4:05 PM
Germany pledged to keep supporting a Chinese state-backed development bank despite Canada’s latest decision to freeze ties with the lender Read Full Article at
Moscow responds to German promise to add Russian territory to EU
October 2, 2023, 3:58 PM
Russia’s Foreign Ministry has ridiculed German FM Annalena Baerbock’s claims that the EU would soon extend “from Lisbon to Lugansk” Read Full Article at
Russia becomes biggest oil supplier to key African state
October 2, 2023, 3:57 PM
Russian oil companies sent 1 million tons of oil to Ghana last month, becoming the African country's top supplier, Kommersant has reported Read Full Article at
Russian Paralympic boss rules out ‘political demands’ for athletes
October 2, 2023, 3:30 PM
The head of Russia’s Paralympic Committee has said some 300 athletes will go to Paris in 2024 unless they are required to sign declarations Read Full Article at
Trump trial begins in New York
October 2, 2023, 3:17 PM
Former US President Donald Trump has appeared in court to face accusations that he overvalued his properties and businesses Read Full Article at
Payback time, Your Majesty: Will the British Army be brought to justice for its actions in Africa?
October 2, 2023, 3:06 PM
Britain’s position in strategically important Kenya has deteriorated greatly due to crimes its soldiers are accused of committing Read Full Article at
Germany promises to extend EU into Russia
October 2, 2023, 3:00 PM
Germany’s foreign minister has claimed that the EU would soon stretch into Russian regions as she promises Kiev a future within the bloc Read Full Article at
Hundreds seek compensation in J-pop sex abuse scandal
October 2, 2023, 2:50 PM
Upwards of 300 people are seeking compensation for being sexually abused by the late Japanese music mogul Johnny Kitagawa, his agency says Read Full Article at
Russian beer giant taking Carlsberg to court – Kommersant
October 2, 2023, 2:49 PM
The former Russian subsidiary of Danish brewer Carlsberg has filed a lawsuit to protect licensing rights for certain brands, media reports Read Full Article at
EU state refused to attend Ukrainian military industry forum
October 2, 2023, 1:50 PM
Polish officials declined an invitation to an international defense forum in Kiev Read Full Article at
Ukrainians bringing treatment-resistant infections to Western Europe – health agency
October 2, 2023, 1:49 PM
Six different antibiotic-resistant infections were discovered in one wounded Ukrainian soldier in Germany, the US CDC reported Read Full Article at
Pretoria plans new model of electricity provision in South Africa
October 2, 2023, 1:44 PM
South Africa’s parliament says public consultations have begun over legislation that will transform the country’s electricity market Read Full Article at
Ethiopia celebrated local Christian holiday
October 2, 2023, 1:34 PM
Ethiopia has observed the Meskel, which is a Christian holiday that commemorates the discovery of the cross that Jesus bore Read Full Article at
Highest-earning foreign companies operating in Russia revealed
October 2, 2023, 1:29 PM
Forbes has published latest list of the biggest Western firms that continue to operate in Russia amid sanctions Read Full Article at
Top EU diplomat dodges Ukrainian election question
October 2, 2023, 1:24 PM
EU foreign policy chief Josep Borrell has declined to express a view on whether Ukraine should hold elections next year Read Full Article at
Zelensky names battalion after 1930s fascist sympathizer
October 2, 2023, 1:20 PM
Kiev’s 131st recon battalion has been renamed in honor of Evgeny Konovalets, who led a Ukrainian terrorist organization in the 1920s Read Full Article at
Nigeria marks 63 years of independence
October 2, 2023, 1:01 PM
Nigerians have marked 63 years of independence from British colonial rule, although the annual parade was cancelled Read Full Article at
Covid-19 vaccine scientists win Nobel Prize
October 2, 2023, 12:30 PM
Two scientists whose pioneering mRNA research led to the development of Covid-19 vaccines have been awarded the Nobel Prize in medicine Read Full Article at
US issues corruption ultimatum to Ukraine – MP
October 2, 2023, 12:09 PM
Washington has demanded that Kiev go at least 45 days without major corruption incidents to receive US aid, a Ukrainian lawmaker claims Read Full Article at
Russian industrial production falls for fourth straight month
October 2, 2023, 11:31 AM
Russia’s industry has slumped on the back of a range of negative factors, official statistics are showing Read Full Article at
EU foreign ministers hold first meeting in Kiev
October 2, 2023, 11:09 AM
EU foreign ministers were to discuss the battlefield situation and aid to Ukraine in Kiev, the bloc’s top diplomat, Josep Borrell, said Read Full Article at
Nigeria raises state salaries as workers threaten indefinite strike
October 2, 2023, 10:50 AM
Nigeria has offered low-paid government workers an additional 25,000 naira ($32) per month to address the high cost of living Read Full Article at
Hidden Ukrainian hardware bursts into flames after strike (VIDEO)
October 2, 2023, 10:15 AM
The Russian Defense Ministry has published drone footage of the destruction of Ukrainian military hardware hidden among trees Read Full Article at
Russia reveals massive trade growth with Africa
October 2, 2023, 9:47 AM
The Russian Economy Ministry says trade with African nations has jumped by over 40% Read Full Article at
Another EU country seizes Russian-registered car – Izvestia
October 2, 2023, 8:55 AM
The Czech Republic has reportedly seized at least one Russian car under the EU sanctions Read Full Article at
Musk mocks Zelensky over aid demands
October 2, 2023, 8:42 AM
Elon Musk has used the popular ‘stressed guy’ meme to make fun of Ukrainian President Vladimir Zelensky on X (formerly Twitter) Read Full Article at
Canada cracks down on streaming and podcasts
October 2, 2023, 8:20 AM
Canadian media regulator wants content providers earning $10 million or more in annual revenue to provide information about their activities Read Full Article at
Chinese payment service aiming to enter Russian market – RBK
October 2, 2023, 5:15 AM
Payment service Helipay is looking to simplify cross-border transactions for Russian and Chinese businesses, RBK reports Read Full Article at
Russia’s national debt reaches 16.7% of GDP
October 2, 2023, 5:15 AM
Russia’s state debt increased by 9.8% in the first six month of the year as the government needed money to support the economy, data shows Read Full Article at
Europe’s richest man investigated over Russian ‘money laundering’
October 2, 2023, 3:33 AM
French luxury goods magnate Bernard Arnault is being probed over a financial transaction involving a Russian businessman Read Full Article at
Conscript more young blood, ex-UK defense secretary tells Ukraine
October 2, 2023, 2:36 AM
Former UK defense secretary Ben Wallace has claimed that President Vladimir Zelensky should throw more and younger Ukrainians into battle Read Full Article at
Father of the Nation: Mahatma Gandhi's granddaughter remembers her heroic ancestor on the anniversary of his birth
October 2, 2023, 1:32 AM
Gandhi’s desire for harmony with nature and the environment remains significant with the current focus on climate action and sustainability Read Full Article at
Why no one is scared of new Covid variants
October 2, 2023, 1:08 AM
However benevolent their goals, Western governments have ruined the public’s trust with their attempts at narrative control Read Full Article at
‘Not much time’ to help Ukraine – Biden
October 1, 2023, 11:57 PM
US President Joe Biden has urged Congress to “stop playing games” and vote on a separate aid package for Ukraine Read Full Article at
Türkiye conducts airstrikes in Iraq after terrorist attack
October 1, 2023, 11:18 PM
Turkish warplanes have carried out airstrikes against suspected Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) targets in Iraqi Kurdistan Read Full Article at
EU will back Ukraine without US – Borrell
October 1, 2023, 10:11 PM
The EU will continue and increase its military support for Kiev regardless of decisions taken in Washington, Brussels has said Read Full Article at
EU nation hits back at Zelensky
October 1, 2023, 8:02 PM
Kiev should not forget who its most loyal friends are, Warsaw has said, arguing against growing cooperation between Ukraine and Germany Read Full Article at
‘My people have bigger problems than Ukraine’ – EU state’s election winner
October 1, 2023, 6:56 PM
Sending more military aid to Kiev makes no sense for Slovakia, according to the leader of the party that has topped the poll in the country Read Full Article at
US border more important than Ukraine – Republican leader
October 1, 2023, 6:55 PM
Washington should be more concerned with its domestic issues than the conflict in Ukraine, senior Republican Kevin McCarthy said on Sunday Read Full Article at
US secretary of state’s ‘history lesson’ corrected by X users
October 1, 2023, 6:55 PM
Social media critics were quick to point out Antony Blinken’s apparent lack of context in remarks about the 1941 Babyn Yar massacres Read Full Article at
Syria shows the way to fighting imperialism, thanks to Russia and China
October 1, 2023, 6:38 PM
Damascus and Beijing’s “strategic partnership” in assisting Syria's restoration is good for the world – and an embarrassment to the West Read Full Article at
Ukraine has ‘no chance’ without US – MP
October 1, 2023, 3:37 PM
Kiev desperately needs to secure continued US military aid if it hopes to prevail against Russia, MP Aleksey Goncharenko has said Read Full Article at

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