In Canadian Quebec, Indigenous People Continue to Fight French Law

In Canadian Quebec, Indigenous People Continue to Fight French Law

\Quebec Premier Francois Legault is pictured at a press conference after meeting Canada’s provincial prime ministers in Toronto, Ontario, Canada Dec. 2, 2019. REUTERS/Carlos Osorio//File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register MONTREAL, May 25 (Reuters) – A sweeping law passed by Quebec on Tuesday to promote the French custom is heightening … Read more

India showcases ‘new reality’ with Davos street show

India showcases ‘new reality’ with Davos street show

DAVOS, Switzerland, May 25 (Reuters) – Bright colors and bold logos proudly mark India’s base this year on the high street in Davos, as the country trumpets its pro-business and foreign investment. In a pavilion on the Promenade Street of the Swiss Alpine resort under an “India @ Davos 2022” logo, the federal government served … Read more

Ukraine ferocious idea of ​​concessions to end war, calls for Nazi reconciliation

Ukraine ferocious idea of ​​concessions to end war, calls for Nazi reconciliation

A dandelion is pictured next to ammunition casings collected at the Mlybor corn factory after it was repeatedly shelled during the Russian invasion of Ukraine, in Ukraine’s Chernihiv region, May 24, 2022. REUTERS/Edgar Su Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register May 25 (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy on Wednesday suggested that … Read more

EXCLUSIVE Russian hackers linked to new Brexit leak website, Google says

EXCLUSIVE Russian hackers linked to new Brexit leak website, Google says

WASHINGTON/LONDON, May 25 (Reuters) – A new website that published leaked emails from several leading proponents of Britain’s exit from the European Union has been linked to Russian hackers, according to a Google cybersecurity official and its former head of British Foreign Intelligence. The website – titled “Very English Coop d’Etat” – says it has … Read more

Tedros re-elected as head of the World Health Organization

Tedros re-elected as head of the World Health Organization

GENEVA, May 24 (Reuters) – Members of the World Health Organization (WHO) have reelected Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus by a large majority as director general for another five years, the president of the World Health Assembly said Tuesday. The secret ballot, announced by Ahmed Robleh Abdilleh of Djibouti at a major annual meeting, was seen as … Read more

Russia wants to strangle two Ukrainian cities

Russia wants to strangle two Ukrainian cities

As the war enters its fourth month, Russia focuses on the east Russia tries to surround Ukrainian troops in sister cities EU’s von der Leyen says Moscow arms food KYIV/SLOVYANSK, Ukraine, May 25 (Reuters) – Russian forces tried to encircle Ukrainian forces in two eastern cities that lie on opposite sides of a river, as … Read more

Ukrainian Zelenskiy says he would meet Putin to end war

Ukrainian Zelenskiy says he would meet Putin to end war

May 23 (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy said on Monday that President Vladimir Putin was the only Russian official he was willing to meet to discuss how to end the war. Zelenskiy, who addressed an audience at the World Economic Forum in Davos via video link, also said arranging talks with Russia was becoming … Read more

Economic outlook ‘darker’, Davos business and government leaders warn

Economic outlook ‘darker’, Davos business and government leaders warn

DAVOS, Switzerland, May 23 (Reuters) – Multiple threats to the global economy flooded the concerns of the wealthy at Monday’s annual Davos thinking party, with some signaling the risk of a global recession. Political and business leaders gathering for the World Economic Forum (WEF) meet against a backdrop of inflation at the highest level in … Read more

EU oil embargo ‘within days’ as Ukraine’s isolation drives Russia closer to China

EU oil embargo ‘within days’ as Ukraine’s isolation drives Russia closer to China

EU criticized for being too slow to respond to Russian energy Russia sees growing economic ties with China Eastern Donbas remains the focus of action on the battlefield LVIV, Ukraine/BERLIN, May 24 (Reuters) – The European Union is likely to agree an embargo on Russian oil imports “within days,” its largest member Germany said, as … Read more

Germany would like to continue gas projects with Senegal, says Scholz during first African tour

Germany would like to continue gas projects with Senegal, says Scholz during first African tour

DAKAR/BERLIN, May 22 (Reuters) – Germany wants to pursue intensive gas and renewable energy projects with Senegal, Chancellor Olaf Scholz said on Sunday during his maiden trip to Africa, against the backdrop of the war in Ukraine and its impact on energy and food prices. Scholz kicked off the three-day tour in Senegal, which has … Read more