An album consisting entirely of tweets and squeaks of endangered Australian birds debuted in the top five of the country’s Aria music charts. Songs of Disappearance is overtaking the likes of Abba and The Weeknd, not to mention Christmas favorites Michael Bublé and Mariah Carey. Created by BirdLife Australia, theContinue Reading

European leaders are expected to warn Russia that hostile actions against Ukraine could come at a “high price” amid concerns over Russian armed forces build-up on the Ukrainian border. The message, to be agreed during a European Council summit in Brussels, will be the West’s latest warning of Russian aggression.Continue Reading

Even as the government reiterates commitment to make the country a global MRO hub, insiders recommend a mix of benefits and penalties to make this a reality. Union Civil Aviation Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia Union Civil Aviation Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia has urged Indian airlines to persuade their original equipment manufacturer (OEM)Continue Reading

The Federal Reserve provided multiple indications Wednesday that its run of ultra-easy policy since the beginning of the Covid pandemic is coming to a close, making aggressive policy moves in response to rising inflation. For one, the central bank said it will accelerate the reduction of its monthly bond purchases.Continue Reading

Pham Doan Trang, who published material widely on human rights and alleged police brutality in Vietnam, was convicted of “conducting propaganda against the state” by a Hanoi court, according to her legal team and state-controlled media. Despite sweeping economic reform and increasing openness to social change, Vietnam’s ruling Communist PartyContinue Reading