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  • Drone attack targets US base in Syria, no casualties
    Author: AParticle author: APID: 1660559569908968000Mon, 2022-08-15 10:26BEIRUT: An attack with drones hit a compound run by American troops and US-backed Syrian opposition fighters in eastern Syria on Monday, the US military said, adding that there were no casualties or damage.The military said the attack took place in the vicinity of Al-Tanf base near... Read more »
  • UAE In-Focus — RAK chamber members export totaled $435m in Q2; Gulf Navigation wins refinance deal
    Author: article author: Dana AlomarMon, 2022-08-15 13:34 DUBAI: Exports of companies registered with the Ras Al-Khaimah Chamber of Commerce and Industry hit 1.64 billion dirhams ($435 million) in the second quarter of 2022, the Emirates News Agency WAM reported. In addition, the chamber issued 5,871 certificates of origin, predicting that this number will... Read more »
  • YouTube plans to launch streaming video service
    Author: Reutersarticle author: ReutersID: 1660559239708951100Fri, 2022-08-12 22:33 LONDON: Alphabet Inc’s YouTube is planning to launch an online store for streaming video services, the Wall Street Journal reported on Friday. The company has renewed talks with entertainment companies about participating in the platform, which it is referring to internally as a “channel store,” the... Read more »
  • India In-Focus —  PM Modi says India aims to become developed nation in 25 years; India achieves ethanol target ahead of schedule; Ola plans electric cars in 2024 
    article author: Nirmal NarayananMon, 2022-08-15 13:05 RIYADH: India will aim to become a developed nation within 25 years, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said in a national day address on Monday, with policies to support domestic production in power, defense and digital technology. Speaking from the Red Fort in Delhi as India... Read more »
  • Saudi healthcare group Mouwasat to add two more hospitals to its network
    Author: article author: Arab NewsMon, 2022-08-15 12:56 RIYADH: Saudi Arabia’s Mouwasat Medical Services is set to add two more hospitals to its network to reach nine facilities, Managing Director Mohammed Al-Saleem told CNBC Arabia. The two facilities will be added following the acquisition of Jeddah Doctors Co. and the opening of a... Read more »
  • Saudi Arabia issues over 500 industrial licenses attracting $3.6bn investments in H1 
    Author: article author: Arab NewsMon, 2022-08-15 12:48 RIYADH: The Saudi Ministry of Industry and Mineral Resources saw an investment volume of SR13.7 billion ($3.6 billion) as it issued 501 new industrial licenses during the first six months of 2022.  During the same period, 721 factories started production, attracting investments amounting to SR19.10... Read more »
  • Myanmar court convicts Suu Kyi on more corruption charges
    Author: AParticle author: APID: 1660557095608805200Mon, 2022-08-15 09:48 BANGKOK: A court in military-ruled Myanmar convicted the country’s ousted leader, Aung San Suu Kyi, on more corruption charges on Monday and sentenced her to an additional six years in prison, a legal official said. The trial was held behind closed doors, with no access for... Read more »

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  • Australia's PM says former PM Morrison took on secret ministerial roles during Covid-19
    SYDNEY – Australia's Prime Minister Anthony Albanese has sought legal advice following reports that his predecessor Scott Morrison was secretly appointed to key ministerial roles during the Covid-19 pandemic, duplicating some portfolios. Although ministers are traditionally sworn in at a ceremony by the governor-general, this did not occur in the... Read more »
  • Scotland's police investigate threat made to JK Rowling after Rushdie tweet
    LONDON – Scotland's police said on Sunday (Aug 14) they are investigating a report of an "online threat" made to the author JK Rowling after she tweeted her condemnation of the stabbing of Salman Rushdie. The Harry Potter creator said she felt "very sick" after hearing the news and hoped the... Read more »
  • Cash-strapped Britons give up pets as living costs soar
    LONDON – Stood on her hind legs to greet any prospective owner who might approach her glass-doored kennel, Harriet is a black English cocker spaniel abandoned as a deepening cost-of-living crisis pushes growing numbers of Britons to part with their pets. She was found running along a busy road in... Read more »
  • Car hits crowd outside Pennsylvania bar, killing 1 and injuring 17
    At least one person was killed and 17 injured on Saturday (Aug 13) when a car struck a crowd outside a bar in Berwick, Pennsylvania, where a group was raising money to benefit the victims of a recent fire, according to police and local media. A 24-year-old man was charged... Read more »
  • Salman Rushdie off ventilator and 'road to recovery has begun', agent says
    Salman Rushdie, the acclaimed author who was stabbed repeatedly at a public appearance in New York state on Friday (Aug 12), 33 years after Iran's then-supreme leader called for him to be killed, is off a ventilator and his health is improving, his agent and a son said on Sunday.... Read more »
  • US lawmakers arrive in Taiwan with China tensions simmering
    TAIPEI/WASHINGTON – A delegation of US lawmakers arrived in Taiwan on Sunday (Aug 14) for a two-day trip during which they will meet President Tsai Ing-wen, the second high-level group to visit while there are military tensions between the self-ruled island and China. Beijing, which claims democratically governed Taiwan as its... Read more »
  • Zimbabwe blames measles surge on sect gatherings after 80 children die
    HARARE –  A measles outbreak has killed 80 children in Zimbabwe since April, the ministry of health has said, blaming church sect gatherings for the surge. In a statement seen by Reuters on Sunday (Aug 14), the ministry said the outbreak had now spread nationwide, with a case fatality rate... Read more »


  • Trump: "Temperature has to be brought down" after Mar-a-Lago search
    Former President Trump said Monday that the "temperature has to be brought down" amid a surge in threats to federal law enforcement after the search warrant at Trump's Mar-a-Lago residence.Driving the news: Trump also reiterated his attacks on the FBI over the investigation, saying that Americans are "not going to... Read more »
  • Global warming to cause a U.S. "Extreme Heat Belt," study warns
    Note: Shaded counties are those that will, on average, have 0.5 days or more at or above a 125F° heat index in 2053; Data: First Street Foundation; Map: Axios Visuals A new study reveals the emergence of an "extreme heat belt" from Texas to Illinois, where the heat index could reach... Read more »
  • Afghanistan in anguish one year after U.S. withdrawal
    One year after the U.S. withdrew and the Taliban retook control of Afghanistan, the country remains a nation in anguish. The big picture: The Afghan people have borne the brunt of a collapsed economy, deepening humanitarian crisis and deteriorating human rights situation.Flashback: The Taliban began retaking parts of the country... Read more »
  • Learning spaces, wellness rooms, nature trails. This is the K-12 school of the future
    The hallway-and-classroom model of school architecture is out. Instead, forward-thinking schools feature flexible "learning spaces," wellness rooms, touch-free lighting and plumbing — and of course, souped-up HVAC for optimum ventilation.Why it matters: Lots of pandemic relief money is earmarked for school improvements, so there's a big window of opportunity for... Read more »
  • Afghanistan withdrawal began Biden's political slide
    Correction: The Fall of Kabul date was fixed to show it happened in 2021, not 2022. Data: Gallup; Chart: Jacque Schrag/AxiosThe fall of Kabul to the Taliban a year ago sparked a new crisis for the Afghan people and a sobering reality check about what two decades of western intervention... Read more »
  • FBI and DHS warn of spike in threats to law enforcement after Trump search
    The FBI and the Department of Homeland Security are warning of a surge in threats to federal law enforcement after the search of former President Trump's Mar-a-Lago residence.Driving the news: The federal agencies confirmed to several outlets on Sunday that they issued an unclassified joint intelligence bulletin two days earlier... Read more »
  • American lawmakers meet with Taiwan leader as China warns U.S. against "playing with fire"
    Another U.S. congressional delegation met with Taiwan's President Tsai Ing-wen in Taipei Monday, AP reports — less than two weeks after House Nancy Pelosi's visit there ratcheted up tensions with China's government.Driving the news: Sen. Ed Markey (D-Mass.) is leading a five-member delegation to the self-governing island as part of... Read more »

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