Thai capital on flood alert as heavy rain forecast

BANGKOK (AP) — Thai authorities warned Wednesday of possible severe flooding in the capital and other parts of the central region due to heavy seasonal rains expected for the rest of the week. The situation is being made worse by a large volume of water moving downstream from flooding in the northern provinces and from … Read more

Lebanese lawmaker demands trapped bank savings

BEIRUT (AP) — A Lebanese parliamentarian walked into a bank branch near Beirut on Wednesday, demanding some of her trapped savings to cover medical expenses. In recent weeks, cash-strapped Lebanon has seen a surge of depositors breaking into bank branches to forcibly withdraw their frozen savings as the country’s economy continues to spiral. On Tuesday, … Read more

Vladimir Putin ‘loses support’ from China as Beijing shuns ‘weak’ Russia | world | News

Commander John Spencer has claimed that Putin is “absolutely losing support” from China because they don’t “want a friend who is as weak as Russia.” Following a series of counter-offensives by Ukraine that led to the liberation of dozens of villages in the eastern and southern regions, as well as a barrage of Western sanctions … Read more

Our Airbnb hosts left us STRANDED when we made a shocking discovery moments after we arrived: our wedding trip was ruined

A FAMILY of 12 booked a vacation home for a wedding trip, but were left stranded “on the side of the road” after a shocking discovery when they arrived. The listing photos showed a luxurious villa set around a palm-fringed pool in Byron Bay, Australia. 6 A family came to their Airbnb vacation home to … Read more

Kremlin: Moscow alarmed at idea of ​​excluding Russia from Nord Stream investigation Kremlin: Moscow alarmed at idea of ​​excluding Russia from Nord Stream investigation Kremlin: Moscow alarmed at idea of ​​excluding Russia from Nord Stream investigation MOSCOW (Sputnik) – Moscow is alarmed by the statements by Denmark and Sweden on the exclusion of Russia from the investigation of the situation of the… 10.05.2022, Sputnik World 2022-10-05T10:37+0000 … Read more

First things first: Trump asks the Supreme Court to intervene in the Mar-a-Lago dispute | united states news

Good morning. Donald Trump asked the US Supreme Court yesterday to partially reverse an appeals court decision that prevented the special master, who reviews privilege protection materials seized by the FBI at his Mar-a-Lago resort in August, you will examine 100 documents with classification marks. The motion to vacate the US Court of Appeals’ ruling … Read more

Top EU official promises ‘stress test’ of pipelines after leaks

BRUSSELS: The head of the European Union’s executive arm promised on Wednesday (October 5) to introduce checks on key EU infrastructure, including energy infrastructure, after the alleged sabotage of natural gas pipelines in the Baltic Sea. European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen said last week’s damage to the Nord Stream pipelines linking Russia and … Read more

New Training Academy Immerses Digital Startups In The Metaverse – Dubai Blog

Dubai Chamber of Digital Economy, one of three chambers operating under Dubai Chambers, in collaboration with SEE Institute, has launched Future of the Digital Economy: Business in the Metaverse academy, the first of its kind specialized training program designed to equip digital startups with the practical knowledge and tools they need to build in the … Read more

Cinemacity Al Qana, the largest cinema in the United Arab Emirates, now open

An Avant-Premiere “Al Hayba The Movie” inaugurates the opening ceremony 15 screens with 3 VIP rooms and 1 Presidential room, offering 1,800 seats The 336-seat XXL theater has the largest screen in Abu Dhabi at 26m wide 3 culinary gastronomic experiences for all budgets and tastes Al Qana, the lively social dining and entertainment destination … Read more