Factbox-China’s New Line-Up of Top Government Leaders

By Yew Lun Tian and Ziyi Tang BEIJING (Reuters) – China’s parliament on Sunday approved the cabinet line-up nominated by Premier Li Qiang, who took office on Saturday in a once-in-five years reshuffle. Also during the National People’s Congress (NPC), Xi Jinping was confirmed for a third five-year term as president. Here are other key […]

Brazil’s Bolsonaro Says ‘Mission Still Not Over’ in Speech to US CPAC

NATIONAL HARBOR, Maryland (Reuters) – Former Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said on Saturday his mission was “still not over” after leading Latin America’s largest country for one term, indicating he could be planning a potential fresh run in 2026. Addressing the U.S. CPAC conservative conference being held near Washington, Bolsonaro, currently in self-imposed exile in […]

Diverse Designers Headline Milan Fashion Week Day 5

MILAN (AP) — Designers with diverse backgrounds figured prominently in shows on the fourth day of Milan Fashion Week, during a season when diversity in Italian fashion has become an every more pressing topic. Maximilian Davis, 27, showed his second season as creative director at Ferragamo. Likewise for Filipino-American designer Rhuigi Villasenor at Bally. And […]

Russia, China Show off Ties Amid Maneuvering Over Ukraine

[Display_1] Russia and China signaled deepening ties at a series of meetings in Moscow on Wednesday and were watching closely for signs that Beijing might offer stronger Kremlin support for the war in Ukraine. The Chinese Communist Party’s chief foreign policy officer, Wang Yi,’s visit comes at a time when the conflict in Ukraine continues […]