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Ex-professor out to remake Tunisian politics

Ex-professor out to remake Tunisian politics

A retired law professor with an awkward public manner, little money, no political party and a commitment to an obscure form of democracy might soon become the most unlikely leader in the Arab world.

Digital inclusion – leaving no one behind

Digital inclusion – leaving no one behind

Digital inclusion means using digital technology to promote inclusive development and leaving no person, home or organisation behind, Huawei deputy chairman Ken Hu has stressed.

Trump fight on auto emissions could outlast presidency

Trump fight on auto emissions could outlast presidency

The expected legal battle over President Donald Trump’s plan to revoke California’s authority to set stiff vehicle emissions standards separate from those established by the US government appears unlikely to be resolved before next year’s presidential election.

UK-Qatar ties historic, deep and important: envoy

UK-Qatar ties historic, deep and important: envoy

"The relationship that we have between the UK and Qatar is historic, deep and important. We in the UK are entering a new period in our history as we leave the European Union.

Why is Spain returning to the polls?

Why is Spain returning to the polls?

Spain will return to the ballot box on November 10 in its fourth general election in four years after parties failed to reach a deal following an inconclusive April poll.

5G to positively disrupt gaming industry

5G to positively disrupt gaming industry

More than 2.5bn active gamers sustain a multi-billion-dollar global gaming industry. Much of the industry’s growth is fuelled by advances in digital technology. Faster and more reliable Internet connections, smart phones, and 3D design software have turned today’s best-selling games into immersive

UK-Qatar ties historic, deep and important: envoy

UK-Qatar ties historic, deep and important: envoy

The British Ambassador to Qatar, Ajay Sharma said: “The relationship that we have between the UK and Qatar is historic, deep and important. We in the UK are entering a new period in our history as we leave the European Union.

Climate change: How it led to an unequal world

Climate change: How it led to an unequal world

When a 16-year-old girl who has avowed air travel has to cross the Atlantic in a solar-powered race boat to speak at a conference on climate change while the Amazon rainforests are still burning in evidence to everything she has argued at the highest public forums, it is evident that adults

It really is hard to sleep in the ER

It really is hard to sleep in the ER

Patients who spend the night in the emergency room may get much less rest than patients who sleep in beds in hospital rooms, a small study suggests. For the study, researchers surveyed 49 emergency room patients waiting to be admitted to the hospital and 44 people already admitted to inpatient wards

Israel polls make no difference to Palestinians

Israel polls make no difference to Palestinians

When British Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced his plan to suspend parliament, I was visiting Orkney with my wife, Penny. It was the last week of a month-long stay in Scotland, and it took a day for the news to reach us.

South Korea’s military spending has North worried

South Korea’s military spending has North worried

South Korea and North Korea have continued to pour resources into modernising their militaries despite a frenzy of diplomacy since 2018, data shows, creating a point of tension that has sharpened as talks have stalled.

Tough times for Big Tech amid a growing trust deficit

Tough times for Big Tech amid a growing trust deficit

The Big Tech, despite its overarching global reach, is facing tough times with a growing trust deficit, both from the users and regulators. More so in the European Union, which has been the most aggressive jurisdiction so far in trying to rein in superstars like Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google.

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