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Asim Khan

Asim Ahmed Khan stands out as a globally-recognized journalist, with bylines gracing the pages of top-tier media outlets like GNN and CNN. With over seven years in the field, Asim's portfolio spans an impressive array of subjects, from terrorism and human rights to social injustices, reflecting his relentless pursuit of the truth. With two journalism accolades under his belt, Asim boasts affiliations with esteemed institutions such as ICFJ, PAUN, PPF, and GNMI. His commitment to journalism remains unwavering, consistently delivering insightful investigative reports to audiences worldwide.

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German Couple Transforms Home into a Festive Wonderland with 555 Christmas Trees

In the quaint town of Rinteln, Lower Saxony, the spirit of Christmas doesn’t merely reside in the hearts o...

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Postponement in Doping Case of Kamila Valieva: A Prolonged Saga

The case of Russian figure skater Kamila Valieva, plagued by doping allegations post-2022 Beijing Winter Olympic...

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33-Year-Old Man Pleads Guilty to Child Neglect in Ipoh Sessions Court

A 33-year-old man stood before Judge Azizah Ahmad in the Ipoh Sessions Court last Friday, pleading guilty to the...

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NITR Witnesses Major Infrastructure Expansion with Six New Projects

The National Institute of Technology, Rourkela (NITR), one of India’s premier engineering institutions, ha...

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Tensions Escalate as Ceasefire Ends, IDF Resumes Strikes on Gaza

As the tenuous ceasefire between Israel and Hamas expired on Friday, tensions have escalated in the region. The ...

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Samuel García Predicts PRD’s Extinction, Criticizes Morena’s Government Handling

During a gathering with supporters of the Citizen Movement in Tepic, Samuel García, the sole candidate for the ...

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Live Broadcast Captures Tensions at Israel-Gaza Border Amid Resumed Combat Operations

In a gripping display of geopolitical tension, the Israel-Gaza border has become the stage for a live broadcast,...

Former 'MG Group' VP Raimondas Kurlianskis Challenges Corruption Conviction
Former Vice President of the now-renamed conglomerate 'MG Group', Raimondas Kurlianskis, continues to make headlines as he navigates the murky waters of corruption charges. Serving a six-year sentence at Kaunas Prison, Kurlianskis has been embroiled in a complex legal battle with the Lithuanian justice system, with the saga taking a new twist last week when the Court of Appeals upheld his conviction.Appeals Court Upholds ConvictionAs part of his penalty, Kurlianskis is required to pay a hefty fine of over 18,800 euros. In a move that further underscores the gravity of his crimes, the court has also banned him from holding any prominent positions in both the public and private sectors for five years. This prohibition extends to media organizations, effectively sidelining Kurlianskis from the spheres of influence he once inhabited.Challenging the VerdictDespite the court's decision, Kurlianskis remains u...
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Former 'MG Group' VP Raimondas Kurlianskis Challenges Corruption Conviction
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Gaza Conflict Intensifies as Israel Resumes Military Operations Against Hamas
Heavy fighting erupted in the troubled region of Gaza as Israel resumed military operations against the militant group, Hamas. This decision came in response to a violation of a week-long ceasefire that had begun on November 24, which Hamas allegedly breached by firing rockets toward Israeli territory. The ceasefire had been extended twice, enabling a
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U.S. Dollar Eases on Slow Inflation Data: Global Markets Respond
The U.S. dollar has seen a slight decline against its rival currencies following the release of data indicating a slowdown in inflation. This development has led to speculation that the Federal Reserve may halt further interest rate hikes, and possibly consider rate cuts in the near future. The dollar index, which measures the U.S. currency
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The Looming Housing Crisis for Older Adults in the United States
In a recent study by Harvard University’s Joint Center for Housing Studies, a stark warning has been issued regarding the future affordability of housing for older adults in the United States. The study suggests that within the next decade, millions more senior citizens may struggle to afford housing due to a combination of factors. These
One Year of OpenAI's ChatGPT: A Revolutionary Impact on Work and Education

One Year of OpenAI's ChatGPT: A Revolutionary Im...

Today marks the one-year milestone of OpenAI’s ChatGPT, a revolutionary AI chatbot that has profoundly impacted work and edu...

North Korea Continues Climate Engagement at COP28 Amid Diplomatic Hiatus

North Korea Continues Climate Engagement at COP2...

In a significant move, North Korea has participated in the 28th Conference of the Parties (COP28) climate summit in Dubai. This ma...

Renewed IDF Bombardment Amid Fragile Ceasefire: Israel-Hamas Conflict Deepens

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Renewed IDF Bombardment Amid Fragile Ceasefire: Israel-Hamas ...

As the fragility of the ceasefire between Israel and Hamas continues to hang in the balance, the Israeli Defense Forces (IDF) have reportedly resumed their bombardments in Jabaliya, according to Palestinian media. This reported attack comes on the he...

Belgium's Political Conundrum: A Prime Minister ...

Belgium’s political landscape is on the brink of a transformative phase as it braces for the appointment of a new Prime Mini...

Global Investors Shift Focus from China to India...

In a significant shift of financial gears, global pension and sovereign wealth managers are increasingly setting their investment ...

FAA Proposes Expansion of Cockpit Voice Recorder...

In a significant move to enhance aviation safety, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has announced a proposal to extend the...

UC Professors Challenge 'Viewpoint-Neutral Histo...

A public letter signed by nearly 150 professors from the University of California (UC) has challenged the proposals of UC Presiden...

MSC Ceases Operations Through Suez Canal Amidst Threats From Yemen
In a move that could ripple across global trade, the Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC), the world's largest shipping line, has announced it will stop transporting goods via the Suez Canal. This decision, stemming from undisclosed threats originating from Yemen, is expected to have consequential effects on Israel's economic landscape, potentially escalating costs for its partnering companies.Ceasing Operations Amidst an Ongoing ConflictThe MSC's halt on operations through the Suez Canal is intrinsically tied to the ongoing strife in Gaza. The cessation is projected to last until the end of the Gaza war, further intensifying economic pressure on Israel. The MSC has yet to detail the nature of the threats that have motivated this move.Implications for Global TradeThe Suez Canal, a crucial maritime conduit linking the Mediterranean Sea and the Red Sea, plays a pivotal role in global trade. Disruptions i...
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Meta Platforms Inc. Sues FTC Over Privacy Settlement

Meta Platforms Inc. Sues FTC Over Privacy Settlement...

Meta Platforms Inc., the parent company of Instagram and Facebook, has launched a lawsuit against the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC), challenging the legality of its in-house trials and seeking an immediate halt to the FTC’s efforts to modify a 2020 privacy settlement. This suit, filed in a Washington...

Bengaluru Schools Receive Bomb Threats: Deja Vu or a New Challenge?

Bengaluru Schools Receive Bomb Threats: Deja Vu or a New Challenge?...

On Friday morning, a wave of panic swept through several schools in Bengaluru. Thirteen schools, including prominent institutions such as NEEV, KLAY, and Vidyashilp, received bomb threats via email. The sudden emergence of these threats resulted in the immediate evacuation of over 5,000 students, transforming or...

GOP Advances New Legislative Maps in Georgia Amid Controversy

GOP Advances New Legislative Maps in Georgia Amid Controversy...

In Georgia, the Republican majority has taken a bold step towards preserving their hold on the state’s House and Senate by advancing new legislative maps. These actions come in response to a mandate by U.S. District Judge Steve Jones, who in October ruled that existing legislative and congressional maps we...

Jessica Holmes Appointed as New State Auditor of North Carolina

Jessica Holmes Appointed as New State Auditor of North Carolina...

North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper has appointed Jessica Holmes, an attorney and former Wake County commissioner, as the new State Auditor, replacing Beth Wood who recently resigned amidst a scandal involving misuse of a state vehicle. Holmes will officially take office on December 15, following Wood’s dep...

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