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    Asia

  • South Korea's daily new Covid count exceeds 13,000 for first time
    SEOUL - South Korea's daily new coronavirus cases exceeded 13,000 for the first time, data showed on Wednesday (Jan 26), while the government sought to revise its Covid-19 response to focus on the highly contagious but less-lethal Omicron variant. The record of 13,012 comes just a day after the tally... Read more »
  • Mekong region sees 224 new species, despite 'intense threat': Report
    AsiaOne has launched EarthOne, a new section dedicated to environmental issues — because we love the planet and we believe science. Find articles like this there. BANGKOK - A devil-horned newt, drought-resilient bamboo and a monkey named after a volcano were among 224 new species discovered in the Greater Mekong region in... Read more »
  • Big phish: How Asia's cyber scammers stay one step ahead of the banks
    In Singapore, regulators and financial institutions have in recent days come up with new ways to shield residents from phishing attacks. But the move came only after a series of high-level scams involving OCBC Bank users. In December alone, more than 450 of them fell prey to the attacks, amounting... Read more »
  • At least 19 die in blaze, brawl at karaoke bar in Indonesia's Papua
    JAKARTA — At least 19 people have died after a karaoke bar in Indonesia's West Papua was set ablaze following a brawl between rival gangs of youths in the area, police in the provincial capital of Sorong said on Tuesday (Jan 25). One person was fatally stabbed in the fight... Read more »
  • Thailand gives green light to growing cannabis at home
    BANGKOK- Thailand's narcotics board on Tuesday (Jan 25) said it would remove cannabis from its drugs list, paving the way for households to grow the plant. Thailand became the first Southeast Asian country to legalise marijuana in 2018 for medical use and research. Under the new rule, people can grow... Read more »
  • Cambodia PM says Myanmar junta welcome at Asean if progress made
    PHNOM PENH - Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen on Tuesday (Jan 25) confirmed he had invited Myanmar's junta chief to a summit of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean), on the condition he makes progress on a peace plan he agreed to last year. Hun Sen, the Asean chair, said he... Read more »
  • Japan's Covid-19 border crackdown leaves students in limbo and economy in a pinch
    TOKYO - Two years after Japan locked down its borders to block the coronavirus, some 150,000 foreign students are still not able to enter the country, left in limbo by a policy that has disrupted lives and caused headaches for universities and businesses. The absence of foreign students and researchers... Read more »
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    Expat Guide to France | Expatica

  • British national jailed in Iran begins hunger strike: family
    A British national held in Iran for four-and-a-half-years on spying charges vehemently denied by supporters is beginning a hunger strike to protest his situation and lack of pressure to secure his release, his family announced on Saturday. Anoosheh Ashoori, 67,... The post British national jailed in Iran begins hunger strike:... Read more »
  • French adventurer, 75, dies during solo Atlantic row
    A 75-year-old Frenchman attempting to row across the Atlantic “to laugh at old age” was found dead in his cabin at sea Saturday, his support team said. Portugal’s coastguard found Jean-Jacques Savin’s overturned boat off the Portuguese archipelago of the... The post French adventurer, 75, dies during solo Atlantic row... Read more »
  • Thousands protest Covid vaccine pass in France
    Some 38,000 people protested across France Saturday, the interior ministry said, two days before a vaccination health pass becomes mandatory to take part in much of public life. From Monday, those aged 16 and above will have to show they... The post Thousands protest Covid vaccine pass in France appeared... Read more »
  • Body of French solo Atlantic rower found: support team
    The body of a 75-year-old Frenchman who was trying to row across the Atlantic has been found inside the cabin of his boat, his support team told AFP Saturday. Portugal’s coastguard found Jean-Jacques Savin’s overturned boat off the Portuguese archipelago... The post Body of French solo Atlantic rower found: support... Read more »
  • French lone Atlantic rower drops off map
    A 75-year-old Frenchman attempting to row across the Atlantic, has not given any sign of life since early Friday when he was near the Portuguese archipelago of Madeira, his friends said Saturday. Former paratrooper and avid triathlete Jean-Jacques Savin set... The post French lone Atlantic rower drops off map appeared... Read more »
  • French vaccine pass opponents demonstrate
    Hundreds joined a series of small-scale demonstrations in France on Saturday two days before tighter restrictions come into force against people holding out against having a Covid-19 vaccine. Opponents of the policy say the reinforced measures will impinge upon daily... The post French vaccine pass opponents demonstrate appeared first on... Read more »
  • Real lawsuit over virtual Hermes Birkin bags
    French luxury group Hermes has started legal proceedings against a US artist over virtual versions inspired by its iconic Birkin bags. Mason Rothschild creates digital art that he sells as non-fungible tokens, or NFTs, which can be traded online but... The post Real lawsuit over virtual Hermes Birkin bags appeared... Read more »
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    Aol - Nieuws

  • Virginia woman ordered to stop harassing, stalking Apple CEO Tim Cook
    A California judge granted a temporary restraining order to Apple CEO Tim Cook after the company said a Virginia woman sent him hundreds of sometimes threatening messages and appeared at his condominium in Palo Alto last year, court documents show.The order barring the 45-year-old woman from harassing, stalking and contacting... Read more »
  • Capsized boat found near Florida; 39 people missing
    MIAMI (AP) — The U.S. Coast Guard searched on Tuesday for 39 people missing for several days after a boat believed to be used for human smuggling capsized off Florida’s coast en route from the Bahamas.A good Samaritan called the Coast Guard early Tuesday after rescuing a man clinging to... Read more »
  • Rihanna donates $15 million to help fight climate change
    Rihanna donated $15 million to different organizations fighting climate change through the Clara Lionel Foundation. (Photo: Samir Hussein/WireImage)Samir Hussein via Getty ImagesRihanna is making moves in the fight for climate change.The “Rude Boy” singer, 33, has donated $15 million through her Clara Lionel Foundation to 18 organizations fighting climate change,... Read more »
  • House Speaker Pelosi will run for re-election to Congress
    House Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced Tuesday that she is seeking another term in Congress, ending speculation that she might retire after having represented San Francisco for more than three decades."While we have made progress much more needs to be done to improve people’s lives. This election is crucial: nothing less... Read more »
  • Ozzie, the world's oldest male gorilla, found dead at Atlanta zoo. He was 61.
    The world’s oldest male gorilla and the third-oldest gorilla in the world has died at the age of 61. Ozzie was “found deceased by his care team” on Tuesday, Zoo Atlanta confirmed in a news release. His cause of death is not yet known, though he had recently exhibited a decreased... Read more »
  • Big Papi elected to HOF; Bonds, Clemens, Schilling left out
    David Ortiz was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in his first turn on the ballot, while steroid-tainted stars Barry Bonds and Roger Clemens were denied entry to Cooperstown in their final year under consideration by the Baseball Writers’ Association of America.Ortiz, a clutch slugger and 10-time All-Star over... Read more »
  • David Ortiz only player elected to Hall of Fame as Barry Bonds, Roger Clemens run out of eligibility
    Longtime Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz was the lone former player to hear his name called during Tuesday's BBWAA Hall of Fame election announcement, rewarding a career that saw a curse broken three times over.In his first year of eligibility, Ortiz received 307 out of 397 votes (77.9 percent),... Read more »
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    Expat Guide to Qatar | Expatica

  • Airbus cancels Qatar Airways plane order in feud
    Airbus has taken the extraordinary step of cancelling a multi-billion-dollar order of 50 planes from Qatar Airways, a major customer, in an escalating feud over the airline’s grounding of A350 aircraft. The Qatari company, one of the Gulf region’s “big... The post Airbus cancels Qatar Airways plane order in feud... Read more »
  • Baby dead from Covid-19 in Qatar: ministry
    A three-week-old baby has died from Covid-19 in Qatar, the health ministry said on Sunday, reporting a rare child fatality from the illness in the Gulf country. “A three-week-old baby has sadly died as a result of severe infection from... The post Baby dead from Covid-19 in Qatar: ministry appeared... Read more »
  • ‘Noof isn’t dead’ – Qatari activist resurfaces on social media
    A Qatari women’s activist who had said she faced threats from her family and sought asylum in Britain has resurfaced on social media, four months after she disappeared from public view. Noof al-Maadeed, who is in her early 20s, posted... The post ‘Noof isn’t dead’ – Qatari activist resurfaces on... Read more »
  • Kuwaitis told to leave European countries over Omicron
    Kuwait has urged its citizens to leave several European countries including Britain, France and Germany because of a surge in cases of the Omicron coronavirus variant. In a series of statements overnight Sunday, the oil-rich Gulf state also warned Kuwaitis,... The post Kuwaitis told to leave European countries over Omicron... Read more »
  • Turkey, Qatar await Taliban green light to run Afghan airports
    Private Turkish and Qatari companies have agreed to jointly operate five airports in Afghanistan, although they are still waiting to reach a final deal with the Taliban, officials said Tuesday. Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Monday that a... The post Turkey, Qatar await Taliban green light to run... Read more »
  • Turkey, Qatar await Taliban green light to run airports
    Private Turkish and Qatari companies have agreed to jointly operate five airports in Afghanistan, although they are still waiting to reach a final deal with the Taliban, officials said Tuesday. Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Monday that a... The post Turkey, Qatar await Taliban green light to run... Read more »
  • Qatar suspends leave for healthcare staff amid Covid surge
    Qatar’s main healthcare provider has suspended leave for all medical and administrative staff dealing with Covid, as infections surge across the Gulf. The six Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) states — Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates,... The post Qatar suspends leave for healthcare staff amid Covid... Read more »
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