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SINGAPORE — Shares the Asia-Pacific mixed on Tuesday after Wall Street were slip in overnight. The Nikkei 225 in Japan declined 0.83% in early trade, while the Topix index fell 0.71%. South Korea’s Kospi shed 0.48% and the Kosdaq lost 0.96%. But Australia’s S&P/ASX 200 rose 0.29% MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan … Read more

Sri Lankan Parliament to elect new president next week: Speaker

COLOMBO: The Sri Lankan Parliament will elect the new president to succeed Gotabaya Rajapaksa on July 20, Speaker Mahinda Yapa Abeywardena announced on Monday. The decision was taken during a crucial all-party leaders meeting held earlier in the day. President Rajapaksa is yet to formally resign, however, he informed the Speaker on Saturday that he … Read more

US still seeks ex-Palestinian prisoner’s extradition from Jordan | Joe Biden News

Biden administration says it wants to extradite Ahlam al-Tamimi to face charges in US for 2001 Jerusalem pizzeria attack. The United States has said ahead of President Joe Biden’s visit to Israel and the occupied West Bank that it is still seeking the extradition from Jordan of a Palestinian woman convicted of aiding in a … Read more

Food And Drug Administration Receives First-Ever Application For Over-The-Counter Birth Control Pills

Women’s reproductive rights has been an extremely hot topic of conversation recently following the overturning of Roe v. Wade, but it looks like there may be some positive news for women around the country courtesy of a new application. According to recent reports, the Food and Drug Administration just received its first-ever application for over-the-counter … Read more

Fehervar FC vs Galatasaray Prediction and Betting Tips | 13th July

Galatasaray will continue their preparations for the 2022-23 campaign when they go head-to-head with Fehervar FC on Wednesday. The Hungarian outfit will look to close out their pre-season friends on a high as they prepare for their UEFA Conference League qualifier against Gabala FK on July 21. Feharvar returned to winning ways on Sunday, seeing … Read more

Bernadette Peters Shuts Down Protesters at Broadway Barks Adoption Event

Bernadette Peters didn’t let a handful of protestors stop some pets from finding their forever homes. On Saturday afternoon, the Broadway star was hosting the 24th annual pet adoption event put on by her charity Broadway Barks in the Theater District when her speech was interrupted by shouts of “animal abuse” from some protestors in … Read more

Opinion: Mr. Biden goes to Riyadh (hat in hand)

Sure, Biden as a presidential candidate may have said that Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman’s kingdom was a “pariah” for sending operatives to Turkey who murdered the US-based journalist Jamal Khashoggi, dismembering him in the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul in 2018, according to the US intelligence report. (The Saudi Foreign Ministry reacted to that … Read more