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‘profits-over-people’:-virus-overruns-malaysian-glove-factories

Covid-19 has affected more than 5,000 workers at Malaysia’s Top Glove company

Dhaka (Bangladesh) -- A foreign worker in Malaysia, Sheikh Kibria, recalls with horror the filthy, overcrowded dormitory where he was housed by the world’s...
why-are-indian-farmers-protesting,-and-what-can-modi-do?

Why are Indian farmers protesting, and what can Modi do?

by Jalees ANDRABI As an army of resolute Indian farmers keeps up its blockade of New Delhi, Prime Minister Narendra Modi faces potentially the trickiest...
this-is-one-way-to-avoid-taking-part-in-the-$2.6-trillion-food-waste-problem!

This is one way to avoid taking part in the $2.6 trillion food waste...

The Internet has many intelligent people showing us how to keep fruits and vegetables fresh for a longer period. Whether we follow the tricks and...
pornhub-rocked-by-child-abuse,-rape-video-claims

Pornhub rocked by child abuse, rape video claims

by Anne-Sophie THILL Adult content giant Pornhub is in turmoil over claims it turned a blind eye to videos of child abuse, rape and revenge...
gary-cohn-giving-to-charity-to-resolve-goldman-1mdb-impasse

Gary Cohn giving to charity to resolve Goldman 1MDB impasse

Former Goldman Sachs president Gary Cohn will donate to charity rather than return past earnings that the company sought to reclaim after the 1MDB...
airbnb-doubles-in-us-market-debut,-gaining-elite-status

Airbnb doubles in US market debut, gaining elite status

by Juliette MICHEL Airbnb shares more than doubled in a sizzling US market debut Thursday which vaulted the home-sharing platform into an elite group of...
uk-signs-singapore-trade-deal-as-eu-talks-falter

UK signs Singapore trade deal as EU talks falter

Britain on Thursday signed a free-trade deal with Singapore, giving it a key foothold in Asia as it seeks to forge its own path...
no-more-cmco,-please:-retailers-want-government-to-use-a-more-targeted-approach-to-curb-spread-of-covid-19-as-economy-stutters

No more CMCO, please: Retailers want government to use a more targeted approach to...

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec. 10 — Retailers are asking the government to apply a more targeted approach when it comes to restricting movement instead of...
siti-nurhaliza-makes-forbes-asia’s-100-digital-stars-list-after-helping-struggling-food-vendors-in-covid-19-pandemic

Siti Nurhaliza makes Forbes Asia’s 100 Digital Stars list after helping struggling food vendors...

PETALING JAYA, Dec. 9 — Local pop singer Datuk Seri Siti Nurhaliza Tarudin earned a spot on the inaugural 100 Digital Stars list by...
china-tests-250,000-people-for-covid-after-new-cluster-emerges

China tests 250,000 people for Covid after new cluster emerges

China has tested more than a quarter of a million people for the coronavirus after a handful of new cases were detected in the...
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