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Security Council denounces attacks against aid workers, UN personnel — Global Issues

Adopting resolution 2730 (2024) with 14 votes in favour and one abstention (Russia), the Security Council additionally denounced disinformation, info manipulation and incitement to violence in opposition to humanitarian and UN personnel. Led by Switzerland and co-sponsored by over 90…

Signs point to the return of Javanka, outrageous corruption and all

 Don’t look now, however a number of in poor health omens level to the doable return of Javanka, the ultra-glamorous Washington energy couple who make John and Jackie Kennedy seem like two drugged howler monkeys combating over a tube of…

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SoftBank targets $9bn a year in AI investments while hunting bigger deals

SoftBank is ready to commit near $9bn a 12 months to synthetic intelligence investments, even because the Japanese tech group holds again firepower for larger offers geared toward accelerating what might be its most radical transformation up to now. Founder…

US Bitcoin spot ETFs attract $2 billion in net inflows over two weeks

Share this text Traders have poured round $2 billion into US spot Bitcoin exchange-traded funds (ETFs) over the previous two weeks, in accordance with information from Farside. These funds additionally recorded a tenth consecutive day of internet inflows. This week…

‘Alien’ heard us all scream 45 years ago today. Here’s what it was like on opening day

“Alien,” that almost all exalted and revered of all science fiction movies, celebrates its 45th birthday in the present day and as probably the most mulled over cinematic experiences in historical past, its legacy of abject terror nonetheless resonates in…

ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2024: Full list of squads for the 20 nations | ICC Men’s T20 World Cup

The ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2024 would be the biggest-ever edition of the event, with 20 groups vying for the trophy for the primary time. Defending champions England will probably be led by Jos Buttler, whereas 50-over world champions…

The Old Gray Lady In Distress

When Jodi Kantor of the New York Instances printed her story in regards to the Alitos’ flag flap from 2021, I wondered why it took greater than three years for the story to floor. Seems a good journalist, Bob Barnes…

Deficit warning: Yellen says higher rates make managing it harder

Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen mentioned the outlook for increased rates of interest over the lengthy haul makes it more durable to include US borrowing wants, heightening the significance of boosting income in negotiations with Republican lawmakers. “We’ve raised the interest-rate…

Binance Doubles Down on Low Float, High FDV: Calls for Action

There was a rising concern concerning the elevated traction of tokens with excessive valuations however low preliminary circulating provide, which has sparked discussions in regards to the sustainability of upside potential for merchants following the token technology occasion (TGE). Binance…

From schools to the Olympics, how France’s staunch secularism affects religion in public life

MARSEILLE, France (AP) — Stroll round multicultural metropolises like Paris or Marseille, or any small village within the French countryside, and indicators of religion are in all places. Many Muslim ladies put on headscarves and historic Catholic church buildings anchor…