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Spy row erupts in Australia over ‘traitor’ politician

The News International 01 Mar 2024
In an extraordinary public revelation, Australia’s director general of security Mike Burgess said a spy team from an unidentified country had cultivated and recruited a former Australian politician.

Anthony Albanese backs ASIO boss Mike Burgess

The Daily Mail 01 Mar 2024
ASIO director-general Mike Burgess revealed an ex-politician had been caught up in a spy ring and 'sold out their country, party and former colleagues' ... didn't get away with 'betraying their country'.

UAE weather: Dust to blow, temperatures to dip to 15ºC in Abu Dhabi, Dubai

Khaleejtimes 01 Mar 2024
The day will be partly cloudy in general, the National Centre of Meteorology has said. Convective clouds will cause rainfall over scattered areas of the country, it added ... Heavy rain with thunder and lightning hit parts of country Dubai.

U.S. asked to stop smearing China on data security

ECNS 01 Mar 2024
The order will curb bulk transfers of Americans' geo-location, biometric, health and financial information to specific "countries of concern." ... executive order is also seen as the latest escalation of the "digital cold war" between the two countries.

MUNYARADZI NKOMO: Immigration amendments a step forward but raise further issues

Business Day 01 Mar 2024
Most of these countries impose minimum income requirements consistent with their general financial means criteria for all visas ... Those countries developed their systems over years with clear national objectives.

Security, economy in focus at key China meetings

Longview News-Journal 01 Mar 2024
However, Neil Thomas, an analyst on Chinese politics at the Asia Society, said President Xi Jinping "seems relatively unfazed by his country's recent growth struggles".

India economy beats expectations with 8.4% growth

BBC News 01 Mar 2024
The strong figures come just months before the country is due to hold a general election. .

ANP to stay away from elections in Senate, assemblies

Dawn 01 Mar 2024
PESHAWAR ... Mr Khan said that his party wanted civilian supremacy, democracy and supremacy of the parliament in the country. He said the manner in which the money was used in the Feb 8 general elections had no example in the history ... .

Shanghai cooperation zone to bolster links between domestic, global players

China Daily 01 Mar 2024
Speaking at a news conference in Beijing, they said that the move will create a new platform to boost the economy in the Yangtze River Delta region and across the country.

GTEC launches digital platform to streamline accreditation processes

Business Ghana 01 Mar 2024
K ...   ... Launch. Unveiling the AMIS in Tamale, the Director-General of GTEC, Prof.  Ahmed Jinapor, said that the system would help revolutionise tertiary education in the country by simplifying and enhancing accreditation application processes ... .

Situationer: Let there be (dis)order

Dawn 01 Mar 2024
... most ‘paralysed’ in the country’s parliamentary history ... Mr Mengal, however, was the voice of reason, saying the country needed “general surgery” as cosmetic measures would not bring any improvement.

Imran Khan writes to IMF, urges it to audit Feb 8 polls before considering any bailout talks with Pak govt

Indian Express 29 Feb 2024
... the cash-strapped country ... Earlier, the IMF's review mission was scheduled to visit the country in the first week of February, but the delegation refused to visit on the eve of the general elections.

Belarusian lawmakers to soon consider anti-LGBTQ+ bill

Killeen Daily Herald 29 Feb 2024
“The activities of opponents who are trying to destroy traditional family values, and therefore morality and statehood, are generally aimed at destroying Belarus as a country,” Shved said on ...

Bà Rịa-Vũng Tàu authorities hand over 11 saved foreign sailors to consulates general

Vietnam News 29 Feb 2024
Ten Indonesians and one Malaysian who are crewmembers of vessel Samudra Indah II in distress off the coast of Vietnam were handed over to representatives of the two countries’ consulates general in HCM City .

Marcos' visit to Germany to boost defense ties

The Manila Times 29 Feb 2024
In an interview, Banzon-Abalos said the two countries already have an existing agreement for Germany to enhance the Philippine Coast Guard's capability to secure the country's coastline. Consul General Maria Yvette 'Ivy' Banzon-Abalos.