Elon Musk: Apple has threatened to pull Twitter from the App Store

Elon Musk: Apple has threatened to pull Twitter from the App Store

Nov 28 (Reuters) – Elon Musk accused Apple Inc. ( AAPL.O ) from threatening to block Twitter Inc from its app store without saying why in a series of tweets on Monday that also said the iPhone maker had stopped advertising on the social media platform. . The billionaire CEO of Twitter and Tesla said … Read more

Canada launches new Indo-Pacific strategy targeting ‘disruptive’ China

Canada launches new Indo-Pacific strategy targeting ‘disruptive’ China

OTTAWA, Nov 27 (Reuters) – Canada launched its long-awaited Indo-Pacific strategy on Sunday, pledging more resources to tackle a “disruptive” China while working with the world’s second-largest economy on climate change and trade issues. The 26-page document outlined C$2.3 billion ($1.7 billion) in spending, among other things, to bolster Canada’s military presence and cyber security … Read more

Reality is ending some Qatari dreams of a World Cup rental bonanza

Reality is ending some Qatari dreams of a World Cup rental bonanza

The agency said the Qatar hotel group had demanded new payments Some rates reduced, but many properties are empty The broker says some landlords have sought unrealistic rents DOHA, Nov 25 (Reuters) – Qatar has found itself in an unexpected glut of rooms for the packed World Cup group stage, with online portals showing rooms … Read more

Bird flu outbreak kills 50.54 million US birds, a record

Bird flu outbreak kills 50.54 million US birds, a record

CHICAGO, Nov 24 (Reuters) – Bird flu has killed 50.54 million birds in the United States this year, making it the deadliest outbreak on record, data from the U.S. Department of Agriculture showed on Thursday. The deaths of chickens, turkeys and other birds represent the worst animal health disaster in the US to date, surpassing … Read more

Ukrainians suffer in the cold and darkness as the president pleads with the UN to punish Russia

Ukrainians suffer in the cold and darkness as the president pleads with the UN to punish Russia

Power outages widen as Russia targets power grid USA: Russia is trying to freeze Ukraine into obedience Crews are working to restore power, water “We are an unbreakable people,” says President Zelensky WASHINGTON/KYIV, Nov 24 (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky called on the United Nations Security Council to take action against Russia over airstrikes … Read more

Ukrainians brace for bleak winter as Russian strikes cripple energy capacity

Ukrainians brace for bleak winter as Russian strikes cripple energy capacity

Ukrainians with little or no heating after the bombing Temperatures in several areas already below freezing Residents of Kherson are being offered to evacuate to safer areas The Ukrainian security service raided the famous Kyiv monastery KYIV, Nov 22 (Reuters) – President Volodymyr Zelenskyy appealed to Ukrainians to conserve energy amid ruthless Russian strikes that … Read more

Japan investigates Unification Church after backlash over ruling party ties

Japan investigates Unification Church after backlash over ruling party ties

TOKYO, Nov 22 (Reuters) – Japan on Tuesday launched an investigation into the Unification Church that could threaten its legal status, after the assassination of former Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in July exposed his close ties to the ruling party and sparked a public outcry. For the Unification Church, founded in South Korea in 1954 … Read more

Beijing closes parks, museums as COVID cases rise in China

Beijing closes parks, museums as COVID cases rise in China

BEIJING, Nov 22 (Reuters) – Beijing closed parks, shopping malls and museums on Tuesday, while other Chinese cities resumed mass testing for COVID-19 as China grapples with a surge in cases, deepening concerns about its economy and dimming hopes for a quick release . – reopening of the coronavirus. China reported 28,127 new local cases … Read more

G7 calls for “significant” UN response to North Korean missile launches

G7 calls for “significant” UN response to North Korean missile launches

ROME, Nov 20 (Reuters) – The United Nations Security Council must take “significant measures” in response to North Korea’s latest intercontinental ballistic missile launch, foreign ministers of the Group of Seven (G7) major industrialized nations said on Sunday. . The Security Council is due to discuss North Korea on Monday at the request of the … Read more

COP27 is nearing a breakthrough on climate finance in the quest for a final deal

COP27 is nearing a breakthrough on climate finance in the quest for a final deal

The countries are studying the details of the new draft agreement Delegates herald a possible breakthrough in loss and damage The US proposes a “phase-out” of fossil fuels Some nations want firmer goals in long-term activity Sharm EL-SHEIKH, Egypt, Nov 19 (Reuters) – Negotiators at the COP27 climate summit in Egypt were on Saturday close … Read more