Ukraine: What We Know

The latest developments in the conflict between Russia and Ukraine: - President Joe Biden characterized the threat of a Russian invasion of Ukraine as ‘very high’ and said it could occur within the next several days. - U.S. Secretary ...

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Friday, 18 February 2022
Russia ask US to end ‘hysteria’

Moscow calls on America to stop fueling ?militarist? rage in journalists The US should stop hyping up the possibility of a war between Russia and Ukraine and must end the constant "hysteria" against Moscow, the Russian Embass ...

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Friday, 18 February 2022
US responds to ridicule over invasion disinformation

The Russian invasion of Ukraine can still happen at any time, the State Department said Incorrect predictions that Russia was planning to invade Ukraine on February 16 did not come from Washington, and America stands by its assessment ...

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Thursday, 17 February 2022
Pak Auditor General raises concern over FBR borrowing money from MNCs to show big tax collection

Islamabad [Pakistan], February 18 (ANI): The Auditor General of Pakistan (AGP) raised concern over the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) borrowing money from multinational companies (MNCs) to show big tax collection. Wasim Iqbal, writing ...

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Thursday, 17 February 2022
Zero-Covid strategy fails in Hong Kong amid Omicron wave

Hong Kong, February 17 (ANI): In the face of the latest Omicron wave, the zero-Covid strategy of Hong Kong has failed as daily infections top 4,000, the previous fail-safe systems have begun to buckle under the strain of their own uncomp ...

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Thursday, 17 February 2022
Tesla sold 59,845 electric vehicles in China in Jan., 70,000 in Dec.

BEIJING, China: The China Passenger Car Association has said that U.S. electric vehicle manufacturer Tesla sold 59,845 Chinese-made vehicles in January. Tesla, which is manufacturing Model 3 sedans and Model Y crossovers in Shanghai, al ...

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Thursday, 17 February 2022
Amazon and Visa settle dispute

Visa cards will continue to be accepted at Amazon stores and websites globally US online retailer Amazon has finally resolved a months-long dispute with Visa over the credit card giant’s fees. The agreement means that Amazon customer ...

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Thursday, 17 February 2022
Pak’s federal agency arrests ex-Evacuee Trust Property Board chief over land ‘fraud’ case

Islamabad [Pakistan], February 17 (ANI): Pakistan’s Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) has arrested former chief of the Evacuee Trust Property Board (ETPB) and Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) leader, Asif Akhtar Hashmi, in a land fraud case ...

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Thursday, 17 February 2022
To face down Russia, Canada to lend Ukraine $393 million

OTTAWA, Canada — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said that Canada will lend Ukraine up to $393 million to help as it faces a possible Russian invasion, adding that it would provide $6.29 million in equipment and ammunition. "The goal ...

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Thursday, 17 February 2022
Balochistan Student Union hits out at Pakistan government over targeting of political activists in province

Islamabad [Pakistan], February 17 (ANI): The Baloch Students Union in its statement has said that targeting political voices and putting obstacles in the peaceful political activities is beyond comprehension, according to Pakistan’s vern ...

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Thursday, 17 February 2022
Powerful storms batter Germany

Severe weather and storm surge warnings are still in effect, while some parts of Hamburg are now underwater In the early hours of Thursday morning, Storm Ylenia hit northern Germany, bringing with it wind speeds of up to 152 kilometers ...

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Thursday, 17 February 2022
Can religion and faith combat eco-despair?

Scientists regularly study the ongoing degradation of Earth’s environment and track the changes wrought by a warming planet. Economists warn that intensifying disasters are harming people’s quality of life. And policymakers focus on craf ...

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Thursday, 17 February 2022