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Australian Hopes for Virginia-class Sink as Columbia SSBNs Gets Priority
The US Government Accountability Office (GAO) has concluded that the country’s already overstretched industrial base faces increasing difficulties constructing Columbia nuclear missile firing SSBNs and ...

S Korea’s GDP Grows by Around 2.6% in 2022
2023 Korea Real Estate Market Outlook by CBRE
South Korea’s GDP grew by around 2.6% in 2022. Amid growing global economic uncertainty, CBRE predicts that the Korean economy will grow at about 1.1%, continuing its low-growth trend from the end ...

"Older Lady" Took Prince Harry’s Virginity
Sasha Walpole, a former Highgrove groom, has on Feb. 4 (Saturday) been revealed as the ‘older lady’ who took Prince Harry’s virginity. The Duke of Sussex mentioned in his recent book ‘Spare’ how the ...

When India’s Highest Court Faces an Unwanted Credibility Question!
By Nava Thakuria
Special Correspondent
It’s unusual in India to discuss any issue related to the Supreme Court (SC) in public domain. But a recent controversy, where the country’s apex court had seemingly an indirect involvement, tempted ...

Modern Compact Ecologically Clean City XX1 Century Sibylla
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By Anatoliy Sibilov
Dear leaders of leading countries and UN Secretary General Antonio Gutteris! Is there any wisdom to decide on the construction of compact cities on wastelands in order to reduce the use of all ...

Asian Cities Takes Top Places in Most Instagrammable Places in the World 2023
Singapore Takes No. 1, Tokyo No. 4, Recpectively
Singapore Singapore became No. 1 place in the survey of the "Most Instagrammable Places n the World 2023" conducted by the global travel site "Big 7 Travel" while other Aisan cities took top places in the ...

Seoul Native Wins International Art Contest
Upcoming Awards Event to Be Held in Hollywood
South Korea nativen Helen Yi is a winner in the L. Ron Hubbard Illustrators of the Future Contest earning her a trip to Hollywood, a week-long master-class workshop and her winning art will be ...

Berliner Philharmoniker, Its Chief Conductor Kirill Petrenko Appeal for Further Donations
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Over 54 Nations Enter "2023 Sailing World Cup"
Record Entries for "52 Trofeo Princesa Sofia Mallorca
More than 560 crews from 54 countries have already pre-registered for the 52 Trofeo Princesa Sofia Mallorca. In the history of Mallorca's classic Olympic class regatta this is already an ...

Whither Women's Reproductive Health in Asia Pacific
Special Contribution
By Shobha Shukla
While the world has made many advancements in healthcare, millions of women and girls in low- and low-middle income countries are still far away from having bodily autonomy and are not able to ...

Putin Took Unprepared West by Surprise
Let's be frank, the leaders of the collective West at the head of the United States after 11 months of war began to realize that they face the most aggressive country in the world, Russia, which is headed ...

Defence Industry Skills in Great Demand
Right now defence businesses around Australia are involved in a guessing game of their own: what will the defence landscape look like in six and 12 months? One thing is for certain: it will change. Soon ...

King Charles Wants Harry and Meghan to Be at His Coronation in May
Britain's new monarch King Charles III is said to be in favor of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle and wants the royal couple to attend his Coronation to be held in May of 2023, according to the Euro Weekly ...

Cocaine Worth $114 Million Seized from a Cattle Ship in Spain
Police in Spain seizes 4.5 tonnes of cocaine after raiding a cattle ship near Canary Islands. A shipment of cocaine worth an estimated street value of $114 million (€105 million euros) has been seized by the ...

Concerning Stagnancy, Demography and Vitality
To make demographics the issue when Americans awoke to another mass murder in this disintegrated land seems absurd. This time it’s in Los Angeles, with 10 dead as of this writing in an Asian ...

No Peaceful Multipolar World Anytime Soon: Underestimating US Power is Dangerous
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Ideological Warfare: Conception, Misconception, and Blunders
Mind, Brain and Consciousness
US Vice President Kamala Harris' Visit Puts Philippines in Center of US-China Rivalry
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