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How Europe lets Iran and Russia get away with murder – POLITICO

Press play to listen to this article Voiced by artificial intelligence. BERLIN — On a balmy September evening last year, an Azeri man carrying a Russian passport crossed the border from northern Cyprus into southern Cyprus. He traveled light: a pistol, a handful of bullets and a silencer. It was going to be the perfect … Read more

3 Brazil players who performed and 2 who underperformed against Switzerland

Looking to secure passage to the last 16, Brazil took on a resilient Switzerland in their second 2022 FIFA World Cup Group G fixture on Monday evening (28 November). Brazil were made to work for it at the Stadium 974 but ultimately came away with maximum points, securing a 1-0 win. Casemiro scored the game’s … Read more

European teams ditch pro-LGBTQ+ armbands at Qatar World Cup – POLITICO

England captain Harry Kane will not wear a pro-LGBTQ+ armband Monday, during England’s opening match against Iran at the 2022 Qatar World Cup. Along with six other European countries, England dropped plans for the captain to wear a “One Love” armband due to FIFA’s threat of “sporting sanctions” — likely yellow cards for offending players. … Read more

WHO reports 90% drop in world COVID-19 deaths since February

The World Health Organization chief on Wednesday said a nearly 90% drop in recent COVID-19 deaths globally compared to nine months ago provides “cause for optimism,” but still urged vigilance against the pandemic as variants continue to crop up. Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said that last week just over 9,400 deaths linked to the coronavirus … Read more

Swiss Claim Record For World’s Longest Passenger Train

GENEVA (AP) — A Swiss railway company claimed the record for the world’s longest passenger train Saturday with a trip on one of the most spectacular tracks through the Alps. The Rhaetian Railway company ran the 1.9-kilometer-long (1.2-mile-long) train composed of 100 coaches along the Albula/Bernina route from Preda to Berguen. The route was designated … Read more

Centre to simplify Patent Law: Piyush Goyal

The Centre is going to amend the Patent Law to make it simple, said Piyush Goyal, Union Minister of Commerce and Industry, Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution, and Textiles on Sunday. All those who have got patents, write in with your experience and all the difficulties that you have gone through while getting a … Read more

Switzerland’s Glaciers Are Melting Like Never Before, Says New Study

GENEVA (AP) — Switzerland’s glaciers are melting like never before, an academic study released Wednesday shows, with their ice volume declining by 6 percent in a “disastrous” 2022 amid rising concerns about global warming and a summer heat wave that swept across Europe. The Swiss Academy of Sciences reports that the shrinkage of ice in … Read more