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    Asia

  • Indonesia, Malaysia to start work on travel corridor
    JAKARTA (REUTERS) - Indonesia and Malaysia will start a travel corridor between the two nations and finalise maritime borders in accordance with international law, Indonesia's foreign minister said on Monday (Oct 18) after a meeting with her Malaysian counterpart. Retno Marsudi also said South-east Asian countries would continue to offer... Read more »
  • For Indonesian-Chinese in Yogyakarta, a Dutch colonial law is the reason they can't own land
    For doctoral candidate Kezia Dewi, studying the history of Indonesia’s Chinese settlements is more than just of personal interest, being one of the country’s roughly three million ethnic Chinese. Such academic research is also rare, because many see the topic of Chinese Indonesian land ownership as sensitive and divisive. “The existing... Read more »
  • India's 'Everest Twins' have conquered it all - and they're still only 30 years old
    Indian mountaineers Tashi and Nungshi Malik are only 30 years old, yet they have already been on more adventures than most people will in their entire lives. The “Everest Twins”, as they are known, were the first siblings and twins to climb the Seven Summits – the highest mountains on... Read more »
  • Father suspected of killing daughters, grandchildren in Pakistan marriage feud: Police
    LAHORE - A father in Pakistan is suspected of killing his two daughters and their four children by setting their house ablaze because one of the women married against his wishes, police said. Manzoor Hussain is being hunted by police after allegedly setting fire to the home that sisters Fauzia... Read more »
  • Asean excludes Myanmar junta leader from summit in rare move
    BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN - Southeast Asian countries will invite a non-political representative from Myanmar to a regional summit this month, delivering an unprecedented snub to the military leader who led a coup against an elected civilian government in February. The decision taken by foreign ministers from the Association of Southeast Asian... Read more »
  • Earthquake of magnitude 4.8 strikes Bali, kills 3
    JAKARTA - An earthquake of magnitude 4.8 struck Indonesia's Bali island on Saturday morning, killing at least three people, Indonesia's search and rescue agency said. The quake affected the Karangasem and Bangli districts on the eastern side of the tourist island and a search has been concluded, the agency said... Read more »
  • 'Are we really ready?' The risks and rewards as Asia wakes up to travel
    Music thumps, break-dancers flip across the street and flower sellers weave between tipsy tourists. Phuket's party strip - Bangla Road - is in soft launch mode ahead of a tourism season the Thai government has bet the house on as it tries to nurse its economy back to health after... Read more »
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    Expat Guide to France | Expatica

  • France’s Macron hosts Tajik leader for talks on Afghanistan
    French President Emmanuel Macron hosted Tajikistan’s leader for rare talks on Wednesday, vowing to help the Central Asian state as it deals with the aftermath of the Taliban takeover of neighbouring Afghanistan. The invitation to the Elysee Palace — a... The post France’s Macron hosts Tajik leader for talks on... Read more »
  • EDF offers to build up to 6 nuclear reactors in Poland
    French energy giant EDF on Wednesday submitted an offer to build up to six nuclear reactors in Poland, which is trying to overhaul its coal-based energy sector to reach carbon neutrality. The company said in a statement that its offer... The post EDF offers to build up to 6 nuclear... Read more »
  • IT outage hits one of Europe’s biggest cloud computing groups
    A “human error” took down the servers of one of Europe’s biggest cloud computing groups on Wednesday, causing thousands of websites to crash for more than hour, the company said. OVHcloud, a French tech success story which is set to... The post IT outage hits one of Europe’s biggest cloud... Read more »
  • This is going to hurt: Charges for virus tests across Europe
    With France set to join Germany in charging for Covid tests in a bid to ramp up vaccinations, we look at how much they cost across Europe. While some countries are keeping tests free, others are ramping up the price.... The post This is going to hurt: Charges for virus... Read more »
  • Hushed-up 1961 Paris massacre of Algerians
    Algerians protested in Paris 60 years ago against a curfew affecting only them, but the demonstration ended in a massacre with police dumping scores of bodies into the River Seine. The killings, which the French historian Emmanuel Blanchard called the... The post Hushed-up 1961 Paris massacre of Algerians appeared first... Read more »
  • ‘Lupin’ star Omar Sy signs multi-year Netflix deal
    Omar Sy, the star of Netflix global smash hit “Lupin” about a French gentleman thief, has signed a multi-year deal to develop films for the streaming giant, the company said Tuesday. The debut of the French-language TV mystery is Netflix’s... The post ‘Lupin’ star Omar Sy signs multi-year Netflix deal... Read more »
  • Algeria to reopen maritime links to France and Spain
    Algeria has decided to reopen maritime passenger links to France and Spain after suspending them last year due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the transport ministry said Tuesday. The ENTMV Algerie Ferries company would resume services to Alicante, Spain from October... The post Algeria to reopen maritime links to France and... Read more »
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    Aol - Nieuws

  • Coast Guard: 1,200-foot ship dragged California oil pipeline
    Investigators believe a 1,200-foot (366-meter) cargo ship dragging anchor in rough seas caught an underwater oil pipeline and pulled it across the seafloor, months before a leak from the line fouled the Southern California coastline with crude.A team of federal investigators trying to chase down the cause of the spill... Read more »
  • No. 6 Chicago Sky win first WNBA championship in electric Game 4 vs. Mercury
    The Chicago Sky are WNBA champions for the first time in franchise history. The No. 6-seeded Sky erased a double-digit deficit and came back in the final minutes to defeat the No. 5 Phoenix Mercury, 80-74, in Game 4 on Sunday at Wintrust Arena in Chicago. They are the first team... Read more »
  • Aaron Rodgers to Bears fans after game-clinching TD run: 'I still own you'
    The Green Bay Packers have now won five straight games this season, and five straight overall against their historic rivals.Aaron Rodgers threw for two scores and ran in the game-clincher late in the fourth quarter as the Packers beat the Chicago Bears, 24-14, at Soldier Field on Sunday.A fired-up Rodgers... Read more »
  • Risky business: Some Capitol riot defendants forgo lawyers
    Some of the defendants charged in the storming of the U.S. Capitol are turning away defense lawyers and electing to represent themselves, undeterred by their lack of legal training or repeated warnings from judges. That choice already has led to some curious legal maneuvers and awkward exchanges in court.A New York... Read more »
  • Patrick Mahomes' mom calls for NFL to change interception rules
    The scenario felt familiar enough. Up 7-3 and driving, the Chiefs appeared poised to find the next gear and leave the Washington Football Team in the rear-view for good. Deep in WFT territory, Mahomes took the snap, rolled to the right, and spotted Tyreek Hill just a few yards short... Read more »
  • Grocery store shelves bare? These products may be hard to find due to supply chain issues
    Can't find what you need at the store again? You're not alone. As the world reaches the two-year mark of the COVID-19 pandemic, more items are becoming scarce because of a supply chain shortage across the globe.Supply chain concerns are due to “record-level congestion at the Port of Los Angeles/Long Beach... Read more »
  • Ed Orgeron out at LSU after 2021 season
    LSU will have a new coach in 2022.The Tigers will be parting ways with coach Ed Orgeron at the end of the season according to Yahoo Sports' Pete Thamel. The move comes two seasons after LSU won the national title after a 15-0 season.Can confirm that Ed Orgeron is out... Read more »
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    Expat Guide to Qatar | Expatica

  • Rights group raises alarm over Qatari woman activist
    Human Rights Watch raised concerns Friday over a Qatari women’s rights activist who claimed her family tried to harm her after she returned from a bid for asylum in Britain. Noof al-Maadeed, a prominent critic of the treatment of women... The post Rights group raises alarm over Qatari woman activist... Read more »
  • Qatar distributes much needed aid in Gaza
    Tens of thousands of impoverished families in the besieged Gaza Strip began receiving Qatari humanitarian funds on Thursday after Israel agreed to a new distribution mechanism involving the United Nations. Recipients of the money queued from the early hours outside... The post Qatar distributes much needed aid in Gaza appeared... Read more »
  • Taliban meet EU-US delegation, Brussels pledges 1 bn euros aid
    The Taliban held their first face-to-face talks with a joint US-EU delegation Tuesday in Qatar, as Brussels pledged one billion euros ($1.2 billion) in aid for Afghanistan. At the Doha meeting and a conference of the world’s major economies, the... The post Taliban meet EU-US delegation, Brussels pledges 1 bn... Read more »
  • Under-pressure Taliban meet EU-US delegation in push for support
    The Taliban held their first face-to-face talks with a joint EU-US delegation Tuesday in Qatar as the hardline Islamists pursue their diplomatic push for international support. Afghanistan’s new rulers are seeking recognition, as well as assistance to avoid a humanitarian... The post Under-pressure Taliban meet EU-US delegation in push for... Read more »
  • Under-pressure Taliban to meet EU, US in diplomatic push
    The Taliban will hold joint face-to-face talks with European and US envoys, the EU said on Monday, as the hardline Islamists pursue their diplomatic push for international support. Afghanistan’s new rulers are seeking recognition, as well as assistance to avoid... The post Under-pressure Taliban to meet EU, US in diplomatic... Read more »
  • Under-pressure Taliban to meet EU in bid for ‘positive’ ties
    The Taliban will hold face-to-face talks with European Union officials, the acting foreign minister said on Monday, in a diplomatic push by the hardline Islamists groping for international support. The Taliban are seeking recognition, as well as assistance to avoid... The post Under-pressure Taliban to meet EU in bid for... Read more »
  • Taliban to meet EU officials on Tuesday: acting minister
    A Taliban delegation will meet European Union representatives in Doha on Tuesday, acting foreign minister Amir Khan Muttaqi said, following their first face-to-face talks with the United States. The Afghans have already met with German government officials and a British... The post Taliban to meet EU officials on Tuesday: acting... Read more »
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