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Hong Kong’s Move to Overhaul RTHK Fans Fears of Media Crackdown

Hong Kong's Move to Overhaul RTHK Fans Fears of Media Crackdown

Hong Kong’s Move to Overhaul RTHK Fans Fears of Media Crackdown Hong Kong’s Move to Overhaul RTHK Fans Fears of Media Crackdown HONG KONG — The Hong Kong government on Friday called for the city’s public broadcaster to be more tightly supervised by government-appointed advisers, in what pro-democracy activists say is the authorities’ latest move to limit freedom of the …

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Biden and the Fed Leave 1970s Inflation Fears Behind

Biden and the Fed Leave 1970s Inflation Fears Behind

Biden and the Fed Leave 1970s Inflation Fears Behind Biden and the Fed Leave 1970s Inflation Fears Behind Economists have struggled to understand the phenomenon, but they largely think inflation is being held down by a cocktail of aging demographics, changing consumer expectations and limited pricing power in a globalized world where consumers can search online to compare prices. Market-based …

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India’s Response to Farmer Protests Stirs Fears of Modi’s Power

India's Response to Farmer Protests Stirs Fears of Modi's Power

India’s Response to Farmer Protests Stirs Fears of Modi’s Power India’s Response to Farmer Protests Stirs Fears of Modi’s Power NEW DELHI — First came the accusations of foreign infiltration. Police complaints against protest leaders followed, as did arrests of protesters and journalists. Then the government blocked internet access in places where demonstrators gathered. As India’s prime minister, Narendra Modi, …

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U.N. Delays Salvage of Yemen Oil Tanker Amid Fears of Major Spill

U.N. Delays Salvage of Yemen Oil Tanker Amid Fears of Major Spill

U.N. Delays Salvage of Yemen Oil Tanker Amid Fears of Major Spill U.N. Delays Salvage of Yemen Oil Tanker Amid Fears of Major Spill The United Nations said Tuesday that it had indefinitely delayed an expedition to avert an ecological disaster from a crippled Yemeni tanker holding roughly 48 million gallons of oil, citing what the organization called a failure …

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Daw Aung San Suu Kyi Detained in Myanmar Amid Coup Fears

Daw Aung San Suu Kyi Detained in Myanmar Amid Coup Fears

Daw Aung San Suu Kyi Detained in Myanmar Amid Coup Fears Daw Aung San Suu Kyi Detained in Myanmar Amid Coup Fears BANGKOK — Myanmar’s civilian leader, Daw Aung San Suu Kyi and her top lieutenants were reported detained in early-morning raids Monday as the country ran rife with rumors of an impending coup. Officials from the governing National League …

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Despite fears of violence, militias lay low following Capitol attack

<p>A group of Boogaloo Boys gathers outside the state capitol building in Richmond, Virginia, for a gun rights rally.&nbsp;</p>

Despite fears of violence, militias lay low following Capitol attack Despite fears of violence, militias lay low following Capitol attack T he stage was set for a showdown. Less than two weeks after the US Capitol building was overrun by rioters, amid calls from extremist groups for similar actions at state buildings across the country, armed protesters converged in Virginia …

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Millions Flock to Telegram and Signal as Fears Grow Over Big Tech

Millions Flock to Telegram and Signal as Fears Grow Over Big Tech

Millions Flock to Telegram and Signal as Fears Grow Over Big Tech Millions Flock to Telegram and Signal as Fears Grow Over Big Tech Neeraj Agrawal, a spokesman for a cryptocurrency think tank, has typically used the encrypted messaging app Signal to chat with privacy-minded colleagues and peers. So he was surprised on Monday when the app alerted him to …

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Biden forgoing Amtrak trip to Washington over security fears train train Biden Amtrak president-elect

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Biden forgoing Amtrak trip to Washington over security fears train train Biden Amtrak president-elect Biden forgoing Amtrak trip to Washington over security fears train train Biden Amtrak president-elect President-elect Joe Biden will no longer be taking an Amtrak train to Washington for his inauguration because of security concerns, a person briefed on the decision told The Associated Press on Wednesday. …

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U.S. to Declare Yemen’s Houthis a Terrorist Group, Raising Fears of Fueling a Famine

U.S. to Declare Yemen’s Houthis a Terrorist Group, Raising Fears of Fueling a Famine

U.S. to Declare Yemen’s Houthis a Terrorist Group, Raising Fears of Fueling a Famine U.S. to Declare Yemen’s Houthis a Terrorist Group, Raising Fears of Fueling a Famine WASHINGTON — Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will designate the Houthi rebels in Yemen as a foreign terrorist organization, four U.S. officials familiar with the decision said on Sunday, deploying one of …

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Hong Kong Website Doxxing Police Gets Blocked, Raising Censorship Fears

Hong Kong Website Doxxing Police Gets Blocked, Raising Censorship Fears

Hong Kong Website Doxxing Police Gets Blocked, Raising Censorship Fears Hong Kong Website Doxxing Police Gets Blocked, Raising Censorship Fears At one internet provider, China Mobile Hong Kong, the disconnection — of a type known as a drop action — indicates direct involvement by the telecom company. “A drop action is a specifically configured element of a D.N.S. firewall environment” …

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