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Bankman-Fried appeals FTX fraud conviction, 25-year sentence

The 32-year-old former billionaire crypto wunderkind was convicted in November on seven counts of fraud and conspiracy in what federal prosecutors have called one of the biggest financial frauds in U.S. history. [...]

Maldives to hold road shows in India to woo tourists back

As the number of Indian tourists to the Maldives continues to decline, the Maldives Association of Travel Agents and Tour Operators held discussions with India's High Commissioner on enhancing travel and tourism cooperation between the two countries. [...]

Resolution condemning attacks on temples and Hinduphobia introduced in U.S. Congress

The resolution reads that despite their positive contributions to the United States, Hindu Americans face stereotypes and disinformation about their heritage and symbols, and have been the targets of bullying in schools and on college campuses. [...]

U.S., Japan, South Korea hold drills in disputed sea as Joe Biden hosts leaders of Japan, Philippines

The duelling military and diplomatic maneuvers are meant to strengthen the partners' solidarity in the face of China's aggressive military actions in the region. [...]

Mali's junta bans the media from reporting on political activities in a deepening crackdown

It was also not known if journalists would still be allowed to report on issues such as the economy, which are closely tied to politics and who would monitor their work [...]

We are beginning a new chapter in US-India relations, says US Defence Secretary Lloyd Austin

We are committed to ensuring that the growing US-India partnership supports the efforts of our broader network of allies and partners, Defence Secretary Lloyd Austin said [...]

Indian Americans are the least poor among Asians in the United States | Data

Half the Asian Americans who lived in poverty said that their ‘American dream’ was out of reach [...]

China sanctions 2 U.S. defence companies and says they support arms sales to Taiwan

The announcement freezes the assets of General Atomics Aeronautical Systems and General Dynamics Land Systems held within China [...]

Julian Assange’s wife says Biden’s comments mean case could be moving in the right direction

“It looks like things could be moving in the right direction,” she told the BBC, saying the indictment was “a Trump legacy and really Joe Biden should have dropped it from day one” [...]

‘There has never been such systematic corruption before the electoral bonds’: Ajoy Kumar

AICC general secretary in charge of Tamil Nadu says central agencies like ED are engaged in “organised criminal activity” targetting the opposition. [...]

Dhruv Rathee: ‘No matter which party comes to power, I will keep questioning the government’

The YouTuber says he firmly believes in telling the truth, even if it can be “a bit harsh or uncomfortable at times”. [...]

‘Homeboy’ Ahluwalia against ‘Shotgun’ Sinha in Asansol

The BJP finally finds a candidate for West Bengal’s Asansol, a month after its first choice withdrew from the contest. [...]

Fashion giants Zara and H&M linked to deforestation in Brazil: report

A new investigation says megabrands sell garments produced with cotton from Brazilian farms with links to land grabbing and human rights violations. [...]

In Bihar, parivarvaad back in focus as RJD, NDA field kin of politicians

While the RJD has fielded Lalu Prasad’s daughters Misa Bharti and Rohini Acharya, the NDA has presented its own roster of familial contenders. [...]

Peter Higgs (1929-2024): A fundamentally modest physicist

The Nobel Prize-winning physicist proposed the existence of the “God particle” that helped explain how matter formed after the Big Bang. [...]

Narendra Modi’s Chennai roadshow attracts strong crowd

Hoping for a 20-25 per cent vote share, the BJP amps up its Lok Sabha campaign in Tamil Nadu. [...]

‘The BJP is treating politics as a business’: Jagadanand Singh

The Bihar State president for the RJD says the BJP’s “dictatorship will come to an end, and it will begin from Bihar”. [...]

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