Green hydrogen, electric trucks 'ripe for investment' by EU recovery fund

FILE PHOTO: A sign is pictured on an electric car charging station at the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland June 2, 2017. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse/File PhotoLONDON (Reuters) – Green hydrogen, low-carbon aviation fuel and electric trucks are among 55 clean technologies that can help the European Union to reach its goal of climate neutrality by mid-century, research by Capgemini Invent, part

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US plans to sell more drones, missiles to Taiwan: Report

The White House is moving forward with more sales of sophisticated military equipment to Taiwan as Beijing intensifies pressure on the democratic island it claims as its own. Officials told Congress on Tuesday that the Trump administration was planning to sell MQ-9 drones and a coastal defensive missile system to Taipei, sources familiar with the situation told Reuters. The possible

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Germany warns Turkey against "provocation" in eastern Mediterranean

FILE PHOTO: German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas speaks at a session of the German lower house of parliament Bundestag in Berlin, Germany, October 7, 2020. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke/File PhotoBERLIN (Reuters) – Turkey should refrain from provocation in a gas dispute in the eastern Mediterranean, German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas said on Tuesday, adding Germany stood in solidarity with Cyprus and Greece

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Kamala Harris just showed us exactly how to deal with “manterrupting”

Written by Kayleigh Dray Kayleigh Dray is Stylist’s digital editor-at-large. Her specialist topics include comic books, films, TV and feminism. On a weekend, you can usually find her drinking copious amounts of tea and playing boardgames with her friends. This is why Kamala Harris’ response to Mike Pence’s “manterrupting” during Wednesday’s VP debate has sent Twitter into overdrive.  Last week,

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Nagorno-Karabakh says death toll among its military rises to 280 since start of conflict: Ifax

Aftermath of recent shelling during a military conflict over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in Stepanakert October 6, 2020. Vahram Baghdasaryan/Photolure via REUTERSMOSCOW (Reuters) – The defence ministry of the Nagorno-Karabakh region said on Wednesday it had recorded another 40 casualties among its military, pushing the military death toll to 280 since fighting with Azeri forces erupted on Sept. 27,

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Greece says onus on Turkey to ease tensions

ATHENS (Reuters) – Greece welcomes moves by Turkey to de-escalate recent tensions in the east Mediterranean, its prime minister said on Tuesday, but Ankara needs to show a firmer commitment to improving relations.FILE PHOTO: Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis speaks to the media as he arrives for the second face-to-face European Union summit since the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in

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Indonesia parliament passes flagship jobs bill, critics vow protests

JAKARTA (Reuters) – Indonesia’s parliament passed into law President Joko Widodo’s flagship “Job Creation” bill on Monday that aims to boost investment in Southeast Asia’s biggest economy, but critics ranging from unions to environmental groups pledged protests.FILE PHOTO: A view of Indonesia’s Parliament building in Jakarta, Indonesia, November 23, 2017. REUTERS/BeawihartaSeven parties backed the bill, while two voted against the

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Philippines' Duterte scores record high rating, despite virus crisis

FILE PHOTO: Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte gestures during his fourth State of the Nation Address at the Philippine Congress in Quezon City, Metro Manila, Philippines July 22, 2019. REUTERS/Eloisa LopezMANILA (Reuters) – Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte’s approval rating has hit a record high, an opinion poll showed on Monday, despite a stubborn coronavirus crisis that has ravaged the economy and

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US election 2020 – Trump undergoing experimental Remdesivir treatment for coronavirus in hospital, his doc says

PRESIDENT Donald Trump is taking the experimental drug Remdesivir as he is hospitalized for coronavirus, his doctor said. White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany shared an update from Trump's doctor on Friday night, saying the president is "doing very well." "This evening I am happy to report that the President is doing very well," Sean Conley said in a statement.

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