Chinese PresidentXi Jinping is currently under house arrest, several media reports claimed on Saturday, adding that the capital Beijing is currently under army control. The reports have not been confirmed by either Chinese credible media, or have been independently confirmed by India TV ...Army convoys leading to Beijing? ... Reports ... Also Read .�China.
NEW YORK — Looking to “reintroduce the Philippines" to the world, new PresidentFerdinand Marcos Jr. has ambitious plans for his nation on the international stage and at home — if, that is, the twin specters of pandemic and climate change can be overcome or at least managed. And if he can surmount the legacies of two people ... “It doesn’t help.
For many years, perhaps decades, the republican cause in this country has held its breath while effectively waiting for Queen Elizabeth II to draw the last of her own. If that sounds insensitive, it is in fact a testament to the strength, as well as the longevity, of her reign ... Hardly any responded and only one would go on the record ... Photograph ... Show.
At least 14 people, including nine from the same family, were killed by armed insurgents in Burkina Faso’s Bam province, media reports said Saturday ... The victims were repairing a bridge connecting the two localities at the time of the attack ... Media reports indicate that on Sept ... Col ... 31. .
Joe Biden again says US forces would defend Taiwan from Chinese attack. Read more. China’s foreign ministry, in a statement on the meeting, said the US was sending “very wrong, dangerous signals” on Taiwan, and the more rampant Taiwan’s independence activity, the less likely there would be a peaceful settlement ...Stephen Wertheim. Read more ... .
a rights group said, three days after president Vladimir Putin ordered the country’s first military draft since the second world war. The independent OVD-Info protest monitoring group said it was aware of detentions in 32 cities, from St Petersburg to Siberia... ... Russian forces also shelled settlements near the Russian border ... Reuse this content. .
Giorgia Meloni, leader of Fratelli d'Italia (Brothers of Italy), could become the first female prime minister in the history of Italy in an anticipated right-wing surge to the polls on Sunday ...Pollsters expect the Sunday vote to deliver a conservative coalition to parliament, with the government guided by Meloni as premier ... .
photo: Creative Commons / Marine Conservation Society Seychelles
The owner of 21 tropical islands off the coast of Papua New Guinea says he never threatened to sell them to China and his main aim is to save the turtles that nest there. Ian Gowrie-Smith, an Australian businessman and investor, bought the ConflictIslands, which lie less than 1,000km from the Australian coast, almost two decades ago ... Read more ... .
BY ROUBEN GALICHIAN. PresidentIlham Aliyev of Azerbaijan gave a speech on September 21 where he mentioned a few interesting points, which deserve to be clarified. A few of his claims and their answers are discussed below. First, Aliyev stated that “No one can speak to us with ultimatums and let them [Armenia] not place their hopes on others.