Oliver Jones

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US midterm election: Record LGBTQ candidates in fray

In this year's midterm elections, LGBTQ candidates are running in all 50 US states as well as the nation's capital for the first time,...

EXPLAINED: Why Poland is building wall along Russia border

The construction of a wall along Poland's border with the Russian exclave of Kaliningrad has been ordered, according to the defense minister of Poland...

UK PM Rishi Sunak to attend climate summit—COP27

Rishi Sunak, the incoming prime minister of Britain, indicated on Wednesday that he will be attending COP27 in Egypt the following week, despite his...

Restrain use of electricity, Japan asks residents

Japan is requesting that businesses and households use as little electricity as possible this winter in an effort to relieve the strain on its...

More ad-free music, podcasts for Amazon Prime members

E-commerce behemoth Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) announced on Tuesday that it will provide its Prime members with more access to music and podcasts that are...

Australia: Apple workers gear up for more strike action

After almost two-thirds of employees rejected a salary and benefits offer, hundreds of Apple (AAPL.O) staff in Australia are preparing to strike once more....

Relief from economic crisis as inflation start slowing in Sri Lanka

For the first time in a year, Sri Lanka's inflation decreased in October as food and gasoline shortages subsided. According to a statement released on...

30 years on, China revises law on women protection

According to news agencies, China passed legislation on Sunday that will provide women better protection against sexual harassment and gender discrimination. The event, which...

Ahead of World Cup, workers evicted in Qatar’s capital

According to workers who were forced out of their homes, Qatar has evacuated apartment buildings housing hundreds of foreign workers in the same districts...

China: Evergrande launches first electric vehicles

According to a post made on the company's official Wechat account, China Evergrande New Energy Vehicle Group Ltd (0708.HK) has begun delivering its Hengchi...

Over 100 people killed in car bombs in Somalia

According to a statement released by the president of Somalia early on Sunday morning, at least one hundred persons were murdered and three hundred...

China tightens Covid curbs, Shanghai Disneyland limits operations

As of this coming Saturday, in order to comply with COVID-19 measures, Shanghai Disneyland will operate at a reduced capacity, the resort announced in...

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Australia: 1 woman dies every 10 days by current/former partner

On the International day for Elimination of Violence as against Women (IDEVAW), various ministers from Australia raised their voices against the ongoing violence against...

Australia, Sri Lanka to build policy frameworks in KLIE program

The Knowledge and Linkages for an Inclusive Economy (KLIE) Grant Program will help in collaborating organizations of Australia and Sri Lanka and will help...

Canada saw 264% hike in abortion-related calls after Government improved facilities

After the Canadian Government increased the funding to improve abortion-related facilities in the country, Action Canada saw a whooping hike of 264% in calls...

US committed in Israel’s security: Dr Colin Kahl

Dr. Colin Kahl, the Under Secretary of United States Defense for Policy, met with Benjamin "Benny" Gantz, the Israeli Defense Minister, recently to reaffirm...