In a bid to counter Beijing’s expansion of the Himilayan borders with India, New Delhi is launching a major skiing expedition from the Karakoram Pass in Ladakh to Lipulekh Pass in Uttarakhand. This is a distance of around 1,500km. A senior officer said: “China’s blatantly expansionist policy to grab territory needs to be effectively countered.
France, along with many other countries in the EU, has struggled to deliver vaccines to its population as President Emmanuel Macron comes under mounting pressure. It comes amid ongoing tension between European leaders and pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca. The company has failed to meet its delivery targets as Mr Macron’s France has only managed to hand
Alison Sargent told France24 that the left-wing newspaper Libération has suffered a backlash for reporting on their front page that Emmanuel Macron has lost support from left-wing voters. The political commentator stated that Libération were accused of giving French voters permission to break the “sacred political pact” between left-wing and right-wing voters to come together
Yanis Varoufakis claims European democracy was ‘poisoned’ The European Commission is tipped to present a proposal this month that would introduce EU-wide coronavirus vaccination passports. Commission President Ursula von der Leyen announced the news today, revealing that the outfit would “submit a legislative proposal”. The EU was thought to be against the idea of digitalised
Tensions between Beijing and Delhi soared last June after troops clashed at the Line of Actual Control. More than 20 military personnel were killed and relations between the two nuclear powers remain on the brink. Just four months later, much of Mumbai was plunged into darkness following a mysterious power outage. On October 13, 2020, 20