Orban calls for new EU strategy on Ukraine, says sanctions have failed

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban arrives for the European Union leaders’ summit, as EU leaders try to agree on Russian oil sanctions in response to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, in Brussels , Belgium, May 30, 2022. REUTERS / Johanna Geron Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register BUDAPEST, July 23 (Reuters) – The … Read more

Saudi police arrest man who helped Israeli sneak into Makkah

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Mecca police say they arrested a Saudi man who helped a Jewish-Israeli journalist sneak into Islam’s holiest city, defying a rule that only Muslims can enter In the region. While Muslims of all nationalities and backgrounds can enter Makkah, non-Muslims are not permitted as a very specific code of conduct … Read more

Brexit blamed for delays as UK truckers and travelers face traffic jam at Dover

Holidaymakers and HGVs were left stranded in traffic jams en route to the port in Kent, southern England, on Saturday, with the port admitting ‘today is going to be very busy’ and the travelers being warned of the four-hour wait. The UK and France have been locked in a series of finger-pointing over the cause … Read more

Russia and Ukraine sign an agreement on grain exports

CNN — Ukraine and Russia have reached a deal that would allow the resumption of vital grain exports from Ukraine’s Black Sea ports, a major diplomatic breakthrough aimed at easing a global food crisis triggered by the war. The ministers of the two countries signed an agreement brokered by the United Nations and Turkey in … Read more

Teenager Wins Coding Contest, Pockets Firm US Offer, Loses It After Revealing His Age | Nagpur News

NAGPUR: Vedant Deokate was browsing Instagram on his mother’s old laptop when he came across a link to a website development contest. He entered the competition, wrote 2,066 lines of code in two days and landed a dream job at an American company. The salary lump sum: around Rs 33 lakh per year. The New … Read more

US says Russia is losing hundreds of soldiers a day in Ukraine

A senior US defense official said on Friday that Russia was likely suffering hundreds of casualties a day in Ukraine and had lost thousands of officers in the war, as fighting continued in Ukraine’s Donbass region. Russia’s losses include thousands of lieutenants and captains, damaging its army’s chain of command, the official told Reuters news … Read more