Tagged: 02-031

Half of world’s democracies in decline: report 0

Half of world’s democracies in decline: report

STOCKHOLM –– Half the world’s democratic countries are experiencing an erosion of democracy, intensified by war in Ukraine and economic crisis, an international think tank said in a report on Wednesday. “We’re seeing extraordinarily...

Opposition leader Anwar named Malaysia PM: Palace 0

Opposition leader Anwar named Malaysia PM: Palace

KUALA LUMPUR (UPDATED) — Malaysian opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim has been named prime minister, the palace said in a statement Thursday, ending a days-long political impasse after inconclusive polls. “After taking into consideration the...

Medical community frets over fate of Twitter 0

Medical community frets over fate of Twitter

WASHINGTON –– For days, doctors, scientists and public health experts have been telling their Twitter followers where to find them on other platforms if Elon Musk’s newly-acquired company tanks. The social media giant symbolized...