China may be diving head first into a power supply shock that could hit Asia’s largest economy hard just as the Evergrande crisis sends shockwaves through its financial system. ... Among the worst hit are Jiangsu, Zhejiang and Guangdong -- a trio of industrial powerhouses that account for nearly a third of China’s economy.
ISLAMABAD — Airlines should resume international flights to and from Afghanistan, the Taliban's de facto Foreign Ministry said on Sunday, following the group's seizure of the country last month. The ... .
TAIPEI (Reuters) – Taiwan needs to have long-range, accurate weapons in order to properly deter a China that is rapidly developing its systems to attack the island, Defence Minister Chiu Kuo-cheng said on Monday ... Speaking in parliament, Chiu said Taiwan needed to be able to let China know they could defend themselves ... .
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ER Editor. Here is an interesting review piece by Frank Zelko on fluoridation of public drinking water, lest anyone think this is actually a good idea or even a necessary one by the British government. Toxic Treatment ... As with many chemical additives in the modern world, however, few people know much about it ... KIT KNIGHTLY ... That’s it ... (ER ... To sum up ... ••••.
In 2017, as Julian Assange began his fifth year holed up in Ecuador’s embassy in London, the CIA plotted to kidnap the WikiLeaks founder, spurring heated debate among Trump administration officials over the legality and practicality of such an operation ... “There seemed to be no boundaries.” ... While Assange had been on the radar of U.S ... government ... (U.S ... .
Indian farmers opposed to reforms they say threaten their livelihoods aim to renew their push against the changes by holding nationwide protests a year after laws on the liberalisation of the sector were introduced ... Farming sustains almost half of India’s more than 1.3 billion people and accounts for about 15 percent of the $2.7 trillion economy ... .
The UN nuclear watchdog said on Sunday Iran had failed to fully honour the terms of a deal struck two weeks ago to allow the watchdog's inspectors to service monitoring equipment in the country ... Iran's envoy to IAEA said on Monday that the director general's report isn't accurate and goes beyond the agreed terms of the joint statement ... .
Monday marks a year since the latest large-scale clashes erupted in the Karabakh region last fall on Sept. 27, 2020, when the Armenian army launched attacks on civilians and Azerbaijani forces, violating several humanitarian cease-fire agreements ... One elderly Azerbaijani civilian had also been killed. On Sept ... On Sept ... came from Azerbaijan." ... 26 ... On Nov ... .
Since mid-July 2020, the Corona Committee has been conducting live, multi-hour sessions to investigate why federal and state governments imposed unprecedented restrictions as part of the Coronavirus response and what the consequences have been and still are for people. INVITE https.//odysee.com/$/invite/@SixthSense-Truth-Search-Labs.0 ... not novel... .
Summary ...LONDON, Sept 27 (Reuters) - Up to 90% of British fuel stations ran dry across major English cities on Monday after panic buying deepened a supply chain crisis triggered by a shortage of truckers that retailers are warning could batter the world's fifth-largest economy ... "So you can see it is quite acute," Madderson said ... ....