Unique: India requested by sanctions-hit Russia for components for key sectors

NEW DELHI, Nov 29 (Reuters) – Moscow has despatched India a listing of greater than 500 merchandise for potential supply together with components for automobiles, plane and trains, 4 sources accustomed to the matter stated, as sanctions squeeze Russia’s potential to maintain important industries operating. The checklist, a model of which has been seen by … Read more

China’s lockdown protests unfold to campuses and cities overseas

HONG KONG, Nov 28 (Reuters) – Protests towards China’s strict zero-COVID coverage and restrictions on freedoms have unfold to at the very least a dozen cities all over the world in a present of solidarity with uncommon shows of defiance in China over the weekend. Expatriate dissidents and college students staged small-scale vigils and protests … Read more

Oil costs erase 2022 features as China’s protests spark demand worries

WTI hits lowest since Dec 2021, Brent at lowest since Jan 2022 Clashes in Shanghai as COVID protests flare throughout China Buyers deal with subsequent OPEC+ assembly on Dec 4 Nov 28 (Reuters) – Oil costs fell near their lowest this 12 months on Monday as road protests in opposition to strict COVID-19 curbs in … Read more

BBC says Chinese language police assaulted one in all its journalists at Shanghai protest

LONDON/BEIJING, Nov 28 (Reuters) – The BBC mentioned on Sunday Chinese language police assaulted one in all its journalists protecting a protest in Shanghai and detained him for a number of hours, however China disputed the account and mentioned he had not recognized himself as a reporter. “The BBC is extraordinarily involved concerning the therapy … Read more

Soccer Iranian followers savour victory however wrangle over protests

AL RAYYAN, Qatar, Nov 25 (Reuters) – Iran’s nationwide soccer group sang through the enjoying of their nationwide anthem at their second World Cup match in opposition to Wales on Friday having avoided doing so of their opening recreation earlier this week in obvious help for protesters again house. Loud jeers have been heard from … Read more

Oil muted as worth cap proposal eases provide issues

G7 worth cap on Russian oil might be above present buying and selling degree EIA gasoline shares knowledge reveals larger than anticipated construct COVID-19 controls tighten in China Nov 24 (Reuters) – Benchmark Brent oil edged decrease on Thursday whereas West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude held regular, hovering in sight of two-month lows as the … Read more

Weapons business booms as Japanese Europe arms Ukraine

E.Europe arms corporations step up manufacturing for Ukraine Hope to seek out new markets as defence spends rise Can produce and repair Soviet-era and NATO-standard weaponry Poland, Czechs amongst massive suppliers of navy help to Kyiv Trade’s historical past stretches from 1800s and thru Chilly Struggle PRAGUE/WARSAW, Nov 24 (Reuters) – Japanese Europe’s arms business … Read more

World Cup 2022: what’s the OneLove armband and why did FIFA ban it?

Nov 24 (Reuters) – Here’s what it’s essential know in regards to the ‘OneLove’ armbands that the captains of seven European groups had been planning to put on on the Nov. 20-Dec. 18 World Cup in Qatar: WHAT DOES THE ‘ONELOVE’ ARMBAND MEAN? * The ‘OneLove’ armbands had been initially launched in 2020 as a … Read more

Europe names world’s first disabled astronaut

PARIS, Nov 23 (Reuters) – The European Area Company on Wednesday named the primary ever “parastronaut” in a serious step in the direction of permitting individuals with bodily disabilities to work and stay in house. The 22-nation company mentioned it had chosen former British Paralympic sprinter John McFall as a part of a brand new … Read more

Ronaldo to depart Manchester United after criticism of membership

Nov 22 (Reuters) – Manchester United ahead Cristiano Ronaldo will depart with fast impact, the Premier League staff stated on Tuesday, marking a bitter finish to the Portugal captain’s second spell at Previous Trafford after he stated he felt betrayed by the membership. An explosive interview with TalkTV this month — during which Ronaldo additionally … Read more