Tag: AP

Oct 28

World Cup jerseys get mixed reviews ahead of Qatar

Breadcrumb Trail Links PMN Business Author of the article: The Associated Press Leanne Italie Denmark’s Christian Eriksen in action during the UEFA Nations League soccer match between Croatia and Denmark at the Maksimir stadium in Zagreb, Croatia, on Sept. 22, 2022. Denmark will wear team jerseys at the World Cup that protest the human rights […]
Oct 20

EU slaps sanctions on Iran drone maker, military officers

Article content BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union on Thursday imposed sanctions on Shahed Aviation Industries in Iran and three Iranian armed forces generals for undermining Ukraine’s territorial integrity by helping to supply drones to Russia to use in the war against its neighbor. Ukraine’s Western-reinforced air defenses are making it difficult for Russian warplanes […]
Oct 16

New UK Treasury chief insists Truss retains control

Article content LONDON (AP) — The new U.K. Treasury chief on Sunday insisted Prime Minister Liz Truss retains control of her government despite having to roll back her signature economic policies weeks into her premiership. Jeremy Hunt was drafted in to lead the Treasury after Truss sacked Kwasi Kwarteng amid rising pressure following the turbulent […]
Oct 16

March against inflation turns up political heat in France

Article content PARIS (AP) — Protesters demanding wage increases, greater taxation of windfall profits and other steps to lessen the bite of rising inflation are marching Sunday in Paris, heeding the call of left-wing parties and trade unionists hoping to crank up pressure on the government of French President Emmanuel Macron. The demonstration dovetails with […]
Oct 16

Malta marks 5 years since journalist killed, seeks justice

Breadcrumb Trail Links PMN Business Author of the article: The Associated Press Kevin Schembri Orland Publishing date: Oct 16, 2022  •  28 minutes ago  •  3 minute read  •  Join the conversation Article content VALLETTA, Malta (AP) — Malta on Sunday marked the fifth anniversary of the car bomb slaying of investigative journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia […]