China’sPeople’s Liberation Army Eastern TheaterCommand said in a statement on Monday (August 8) that joint drills in the sea and airspace around Taiwan were continuing. The notice did not specify the precise location of the exercises or when they would end. Whether the six danger zones for the August 4-7 exercises remain in effect is unclear ...Photo.
Almost three years after COVID-19 was detected in China, the country has reported cases of another zoonotic virus called Langya virus. According to reports, the new type of animal-derived Henipavirus has so far infected people in the Shandong and Henan provinces of China ... What is Langya virus?Also Read. India at 75 ... ICMR-NIV study ... Doctor ... ALSO READ ... .
Tesla Inc Chief Executive OfficerElon Musk sold $6.9 billion worth of shares in the electric vehicle maker, saying the funds could be used to finance a potential Twitter deal if he loses a legal battle with the social media platform ... Musk in early July tore up his April 25 agreement to buy Twitter for $44 billion ... The two sides head to trial on Oct.
A whale stranded for several days in the Seine has died, French authorities said. It had been removed from the river in preparation for a transfer to a saltwater basin in Normandy in a bid to save its life ... But it said in an update on Wednesday morning ... Conservationists had tried unsuccessfully since Friday to feed it fish ... Enter email address ... / ... .
PARIS (Reuters) – Wildfires raged in southwestern France on Tuesday, destroying sixteen houses, burning 6,000 hectares and forcing the evacuation of almost 6,000 people in an area already hit last month by huge blazes ... (Reporting by Benoit Van Overstraeten; Editing by Jane Merriman). Advertisement ... Sign Up. Latest Articles. See All ... See All ... Loading ... ....
KANDAHAR, AFGHANISTAN ... On a superficial level at least, they appear to have changed in some respects ... The United States and its allies -- which had bankrolled Afghanistan for 20 years -- have locked the country out of the global banking system and billions in frozen assets abroad, as they hold out for reforms from the Taliban ... Start a Conversation. .
ISLAMABAD. Pakistan’s electronic media regulator has issued a show-cause notice to a major private news channel, ARYNews, for airing “hateful and seditious” content that the authority said amounted to inciting revolt within the armed forces, a copy of the document shows ... The outlet had previously also made the accusations in June ... ....
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According to Coinbase Global’s second-quarter financials, the cryptocurrency exchange had a net loss of $1.10 billion during that time. In comparison, the first quarter of 2021 saw a loss of $430 million and the second quarter saw a net income of $1.61 billion, as reported by Cryptoslate ... How businesses can benefit from Web3.0 and blockchain ... .
PRETORIA, South Africa — . The gang rape of eight women — allegedly by illegal miners — has transfixed South Africa and encapsulated numerous evils plaguing this society all at once. The victims were models taping a program at a mining location when attacked. More than 100 men have been arrested in the assault, although not all charged ...U.S.
Prime MinisterNarendra Modi's party on Tuesday lost power in Bihar, the third most populous state in India, after its regional ally broke ranks to join an opposition alliance that now has the majority to form the next government ... He accused the BJP of trying to undermine his party, a charge the BJP denied ... “We will keep fighting ... .