India, Australia trade deal to enter into force on December 29

New Delhi [India]November 30 (ANI): The Aus-India Economic Cooperation and Trade Agreement (ECTA) will enter into force on 29 December, announced Australia’s High Commissioner to India Barry O’Farrell on Wednesday. “The date is set! The Aus-India Economic Cooperation and Trade Agreement will enter into force on 29 December, delivering new market access opportunities for both … Read more

Qatar eliminated by Holland, England shuts out Wales

Senegal and Ecuadorpain put on a show,Image🇧🇷 Getty Images And this is where the plot thickens. For the next four days, teams will move on, teams will meet the sword, and the drama ramps up to 11. I’m here to be your space coyote for it! game of the day Ecuador 1 – 2 Senegal … Read more

Bring the NBA to Mexico City

Mexico City is one of the biggest and most cosmopolitan cities in the world, and it deserves an NBA team.Image🇧🇷 Getty Images The first time I ever went to Mexico, my dad brought us to visit our grandparents, who were alive and living in San Benito, a Texas border town. In the early 90s, we … Read more

Why did Qatar even want the World Cup?

Looks like a whole bunch of Qatar fans left early during their 2-0 loss to Ecuador.Image🇧🇷 Getty Images The small Middle Eastern country — known for its poor human rights record — is the World Cup host, but did Qatar actually WANT it to begin with? Whichever government officials were responsible for bringing the world’s … Read more

Saudi Arabia beats Argentina, France beats Australia

GOOOOOOOOOOOAAAAAAALLLLLLLLImage🇧🇷 Getty Images Saudi Arabia manager Herve Renard might be the most handsome manager at this tournament, and he certainly didn’t have a problem taking a page from another handsome manager, Jose Mourinho. If you recall the cold war that Barcelona and Real Madrid had when Mourinho was at the helm at the Bernabeu, the … Read more

Saudi Arabia stuns Argentina in Group C

jumping for joyImage🇧🇷 Getty Images Most american soccer fans went to bed Monday night ready to skip Tuesday’s opening game. Better to get some sleep than watch a blowout when Argentina is going to be in the tournament for a while right? Saudi Arabia entered Group C’s opening match as a +1800 underdog (per BetMGM … Read more

Putin’s Diehard Supporter Threatens 7 Countries With Air Strikes: ‘This Is War’

Russian President Vladimir Putin’s ally has threatened to send nuclear warheads to seven countries, including Poland, according to a report. His comments come after a missile landed on Poland’s border Tuesday, killing at least two farm workers. Shortly after the event, it was reported that the missile belonged to the Russian army, fueling fear that … Read more

Xi meets Australian PM Albanese

BALI, Indonesia, Nov. 15 (Xinhua) — Chinese President Xi Jinping met with Australian Prime Minister Anthony Albanese here Tuesday afternoon. China-Australia relations have encountered difficulties in the past few years, which both sides do not want to see, Xi said. Noting that China and Australia are both important countries in the Asia-Pacific region, Xi said … Read more

RCEP to help boost Vietnam’s participation in supply chains: media

HANOI, Nov. 11 (Xinhua) — The Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) will help Vietnam strengthen its participation in regional supply chains, Vietnam News Agency reported Friday, quoting a new report. The report on the RCEP’s impacts on the shaping of supply chains in Vietnam was released by Vietnam’s National Center for Socioeconomic Information and Forecast … Read more

Are We in for an Omicron Encore This Winter?

In COVID terms, the middle of last autumn looked a lot like this one. After a rough summer, SARS-CoV-2 infections were down; hospitalizations and deaths were in a relative trough. Kids and workers were back in schools and offices, and another round of COVID shots was rolling out. Things weren’t great … but they weren’t … Read more