40,000t wheat supplied by Russia to Pakistan stolen by govt officials

New Delhi: As many as 67 senior government officials in Pakistan have been suspended and issued show-cause notices for allegedly stealing wheat worth billions of rupees supplied by Russia as a humanitarian gesture, people familiar with the development said. Almost 40,392 tonnes of wheat have been stolen from government warehouses located across 10 districts in […]

NATO is racing to arm its Russian borders. Can it find the weapons?

Press play to listen to this article Voiced by artificial intelligence. BRUSSELS — Add NATO’s military planners to the list of those concerned about having enough shells.  In the coming months, the alliance will accelerate efforts to stockpile equipment along the alliance’s eastern edge and designate tens of thousands of forces that can rush to […]

India’s jalebi of friend & foe

Modi govt finds itself in a contradiction of its own making. It has encouraged pro-Russian, Westophobic public sentiment while setting strategic policy that’s exactly the opposite

Mass Backstabbing Spree Over Putin’s War Sweeps Russia

Russian citizens are ratting each other out to authorities in droves for anti-war comments made in bars, beauty salons, and grocery stores in roughly a dozen cities across the country, according to a new report from the independent Russian news outlet Vrestka. Legal filings obtained by the outlet from Moscow, Bryansk, Novosibirsk, and other cities […]

Russia raises doubts about grain deal renewal as deadline looms

Russia said on Thursday that a landmark deal to ensure the safe export of grain from Ukraine’s Black Sea ports was only being “half-implemented”, raising doubts about whether it would allow an extension of the deal that is due to expire next week. The Black Sea Grain Initiative, brokered by the United Nations and Turkey […]

‘Political games’ over foreign interference further erode Canadians’ trust: Trudeau – National | Globalnews.ca

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says members of Parliament who put a political spin on foreign election interference are helping China undermine Canadians’ confidence in their democracy. His comments come one day after a Liberal MP, Jennifer O’Connell, accused Conservatives at a parliamentary committee studying foreign election interference of “Trump-type tactics to question election results moving […]