Zelenskiy says Ukraine is thwarting coup plots involving Russians; The Kremlin denies the role

Zelenskiy says Ukraine is thwarting coup plots involving Russians;  The Kremlin denies the role

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy attends news briefing following Ukraine-EU summit in Kiev, Ukraine on 12 October 2021. REUTERS / Valentyn Ogirenko / File Photo Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com Sign up KYIV, Nov. 26 (Reuters) – President Volodymyr Zelenskiy said on Friday that Ukraine had unveiled a plan to overthrow his … Read more

A former Apple employee inspires the state of Washington to take action to curb NDAs

The Apple Inc logo will be displayed outside the company’s 2016 Worldwide Developers Conference in San Francisco, California, USA on June 13, 2016. REUTERS / Stephen Lam Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com Sign up SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 24 (Reuters) – A former Apple Inc (AAPL.O) employee who had filed a whistleblower … Read more

The murder rate in Canada in 2020 hits the highest in 15 years, pushed up by mass shootings

The Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) is blocking the entrance to Portapique Beach Road after completing their search for Gabriel Wortman, whom they describe as a shooter of several victims, in Portapique, Nova Scotia, Canada on April 19, 2020. REUTERS / John Morris / Files Photo Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com … Read more

Germany’s next government aims to legalize recreational cannabis

A Dutch woman smokes a cannabis cigarette at a coffee shop in Amsterdam. Photo taken October 6, 2011. REUTERS / Toussaint Kluiters / File Photo Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com Sign up BERLIN, November 24 (Reuters) – Germany could become the first European country to legalize cannabis and approve its sale … Read more

Germany is planning a cultural revolution for immigration, youth and gender

The Social Democrats ‘(SPD) top candidate for Chancellor Olaf Scholz, the Greens’ party leaders Robert Habeck and Annalena Baerbock, the leader of the Free Democratic Party (FDP) Christian Lindner and the leaders of the German Social Democratic Party Norbert Walter-Borjans and Saskia Esken follow. makes a joint statement following a final round of coalition negotiations … Read more

Danish frigate kills four pirates in the Gulf of Guinea

COPENHAGEN, November 25 (Reuters) – A Danish frigate has killed four pirates in the waters south of Nigeria in an operation to protect shipping in the Gulf of Guinea, the Danish military said on Thursday. Esbern Snare, who was sent to Guinea Bay last month amid increased security risks from pirates, saw a fast-moving vessel … Read more

Amazon seeks to halt antitrust review of 2019 deal with India’s future, documents show

NEW DELHI, November 24 (Reuters) – Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) has asked India’s Supreme Court to halt an expedited review of allegations that the US company was hiding information while seeking antitrust approval for a 2019 deal with India’s Future Group, legally shown papers seen by Reuters. The Competition Commission of India (CCI) in June accused … Read more

The death of the South Korean dictator leaves a brutal legacy unresolved

Former South Korean President Chun Doo-hwan, who stands outside the walls of Anyang Prison, makes a remark shortly after being released from prison on a special pardon in Anyang on December 22, 1997. REUTERS / Paul Barker Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com Sign up SEOUL, November 25 (Reuters) – South Korea’s … Read more

Where is Zhang Gaoli? Chinese politician accused of tennis star Peng stays out of sight

BEIJING, Nov. 25 (Reuters) – Even when Chinese tennis star Peng Shuai appeared in a video call with the Olympic director, the former deputy prime minister, whom she accused of sexually abusing, has remained silent and out of sight – and kept the veil of secrecy, which pays homage to China’s political elite. Zhang Gaoli, … Read more

Gold Rush draws hundreds of rafting rafts to the Amazon tributary

AUTAZES, Brazil, November 24 (Reuters) – Hundreds of dredging fleets operated by illegal miners have gathered in a gold rush along the Madeira River, a major tributary to the Amazon that flows hundreds of miles, while state and federal authorities dispute who is responsible for stopping them. The flotilla of fleets equipped with pumps is … Read more