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EU priorities in Indo-Pacific shift to counter China

EU priorities in Indo-Pacific shift to counter China

The European Union set out a formal strategy on Thursday to increase its presence in the Indo-Pacific and counter China's ris...
Tougher EU airport slot rules trigger Asia retaliation threat, risk industry trade war

Tougher EU airport slot rules trigger Asia retaliation threat, risk industry trade war

Regulators in Asian hubs like Singapore and Hong Kong have threatened to retaliate against European Union plans to force airl...
European nations’ plans for coping with COVID-19

European nations’ plans for coping with COVID-19

France has introduced mandatory COVID-19 vaccinations for health and care home workers in an effort to prevent a new wav...
What happened on Sept. 11, 2001

What happened on Sept. 11, 2001

(Reuters) - Here is a timeline for Sept. 11, 2001, when commercial airliners crashed into the New York World Trade Center twin to...

The Conversation

Turning back migrant boats: what does the international law of the sea say?

Turning back migrant boats: what does the international law of the sea say?

The Home Office has unveiled plans to use “turnback” tactics in the English Channel, with the border force compelling small boats...
Over-the-counter rapid antigen tests for COVID-19 can help slow the spread of the delta variant — here’s when to use them

Over-the-counter rapid antigen tests for COVID-19 can help slow the spread of the delta variant — here’s when to use them

The rise of the highly transmissible delta variant around the U.S. has increased demand for rapid antigen COVID-19 tests that...
9/11: how politicians and the media turned terrorism into an Islamic issue

9/11: how politicians and the media turned terrorism into an Islamic issue

As we mark the 20th anniversary of the September 11 attacks, it is important to reflect on the legacy that event – and the “war o...
The Ronaldo effect: what big players mean for the business goals of clubs like Manchester United

The Ronaldo effect: what big players mean for the business goals of clubs like Manchester United

The prodigal son returns. In the last few days of a frenzied football transfer window, Manchester United pulled off a dream signi...

Election Watch

Pro-Putin party heads for Russian election win after Navalny clampdown

Pro-Putin party heads for Russian election win after Navalny clampdown

Russians vote on Sunday in the final stretch of a three-day parliamentary election that the ruling party is expected to win a...
Italy set for referendum on liberalising cannabis use, say weed advocates

Italy set for referendum on liberalising cannabis use, say weed advocates

Weed advocates in Italy said they had gathered enough signatures to trigger a referendum on liberalising the use of cannabis,...
Canada’s Trudeau, rival look to fire up supporters ahead of tight vote

Canada’s Trudeau, rival look to fire up supporters ahead of tight vote

OTTAWA/WINDSOR, Ontario (Reuters) -Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Friday acknowledged the unpopularity of his pandemic...
Japan PM candidates differ on same-sex, women rights issues

Japan PM candidates differ on same-sex, women rights issues

TOKYO, Sept 18 (Reuters) - Candidates to become Japan's next prime minister all said they would have better policies to fight the...

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Where is Afghanistan?

Where is Afghanistan?

Google searches for Afghanistan exploded by ten times in August as foreign affairs made a rare foray into mainstream news across the globe.  The Taliban stunned the world with its rapid takeo...