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  • Funeral held in Vietnam for influential monk Thich Nhat Hanh
    on January 29, 2022 at 3:22 am

    A funeral has been held for the Vietnamese Buddhist monk Thich Nhat Hanh, a week after the renowned Zen master died at the age of 95 in Hue in central Vietnam

  • Peru bans Repsol execs from leaving country after oil spill
    on January 29, 2022 at 1:54 am

    A Peruvian judge has banned Repsol’s Peru director and three other executives from leaving the country for 18 months while the government investigates an oil spill at a refinery run by the Spain-based company

  • AP PHOTOS: A Ukrainian village awaits the next move
    on January 29, 2022 at 1:41 am

    In the Ukrainian village of Zolote, Olga Berezhna cradles one of the rabbits she raises, feeds her chickens and gets an eager greeting from her shaggy dog when she walks into her yard. But this is not placid rural life — it’s a grinding wait to find out if there will be war. At 59, Berezhna is the youngest of the 16 people left in the village. The others are mostly in their 80s; all the younger people long ago fled the village that’s near territory occupied by Russia-backed rebels. Those who remain in the area look aged far beyond their years — soldiers on duty in snowy trenches and sandbag-lined positions. Ukrainian forces and separatist rebels began fighting in 2014, a war that has killed more than 14,000 people. Although the fighting has diminished significantly in recent years, fears are strong that it could resume and become even bloodier since Russia began massing troops near Ukraine’s border. Russia says it has no intent of invading, but many in the West believe that an...

  • IMF urges El Salvador to scale back its Bitcoin push
    on January 29, 2022 at 12:41 am

    The International Monetary Fund says that El Salvador should dissolve the $150 million trust fund it created when it made the cryptocurrency Bitcoin legal tender and return any of those unused funds to its treasury

  • Ottawa police get reinforcements as anti-vax convoy arrives
    on January 28, 2022 at 10:42 pm

    Police in Canada’s capital have called in reinforcements as a planned anti-vaccine mandate protest began to swell in numbers