Author: Lawanda Buresh

Funds will help relocate employees to safer areas in Ukraine by Ollie Reynolds 3 hours ago Image: FrogwaresUkrainian developer Frogwares, famous for its work on such titles as Sherlock Holmes: The Devil’s Daughter and The Sinking City, has received a ‘MegaGrant’ from Epic Games. With headquarters located in the capital city of Kyiv, the studio has stated in a Twitter post that the MegaGrant will be used to help employees locate to safer areas in light of the ongoing Russian invasion, along with supporting those who have already moved to more remote areas of Ukraine or other nations in the…

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Veteran Al Jazeera journalist Shireen Abu Akleh was laid to rest in Jerusalem on Friday, but not before her funeral procession was interrupted by Israeli police who beat onlookers and pallbearers, forcing them to briefly drop one end of the coffin. The confrontation took place outside the hospital where mourners, many waving Palestinian flags, picked up Abu Akleh’s casket. They intended to march on foot to a church in nearby Old City, as Abu Akleh was a Christian, but were assaulted by Israeli forces. Horrible scenes as Israeli security forces beat the funeral procession for slain journalist Shireen Abu Akleh…

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Economy PTI | Mumbai, May 6 | Updated on: May 06, 2022 The Central banks’s six-member Monetary Policy Committee on Wednesday decided to hike the repo rate The RBI’s surprise rate hike may have been prompted by its inability to convince the government to cut excise duty on petrol and diesel and take other supply-side measures to tame runaway inflation, sources aware of the central bank’s thinking said on Thursday. There has been a record ₹10 a litre increase in petrol and diesel prices in a matter of 16 days beginning March 22, which has further fuelled the already high…

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May 04, 2022 Web3’s ability to attach value and incentives to almost every part of human activity has radical implications not only for how businesses engage with their customers, but also for how people can self-organize to drive social change. Web3 investor and analyst Packy McCormick makes the case, in conversation with Azeem Azhar, that an optimistic outlook rooted in market-dynamics can enable new sustainable businesses that operate for the public good. They also discuss: Why framing human behavior in terms of a game helps explain why crypto has seen such explosive growth. Why blockchain allows us to imagine new…

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Lego Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga retains No.1 position in the UK digital charts, despite a 53% fall in sales week-on-week.The game was No.1 the week before, too, despite a 72% sales drop (there was a delay in last week’s GSD charts).Both weeks Grand Theft Auto 5 took the second position. However, this week sales have dropped 32% week-on-week. Elden Ring is still at No.3, despite a 16% sales slide.Overall, digital game sales in the UK dropped by 33% week-on-week. The week before we had seen an uptick in sales of games such as WWE 2K22 and Call of Duty:…

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1/5 President Joe Biden will attend his first White House Correspondents’ Dinner this weekend as the focus of the event’s humor. Biden will be the first president to attend the dinner since Barack Obama in 2016. File Photo by Andrew Harrer/UPI | License Photo April 29 (UPI) — After a two-year COVID-19 pause, the White House Correspondents’ Dinner will make its return to Washington, D.C., this weekend and include a sitting president for the first time in six years. The dinner, hosted by the White House Correspondents’ Association, is intended as a celebration of the First Amendment — but it’s…

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Rebecca Grossman arrives at Van Nuys Courthouse for the primary day of her preliminary listening to Monday. Grossman is charged with homicide stemming from a 2020 crash in Westlake Village that left two younger brothers useless. (Mel Melcon / Los Angeles Occasions)Rebecca Grossman was tailing a buddy’s SUV and driving as quick as 81 mph on a Westlake Village street earlier than she fatally hit two younger brothers in a crosswalk, witnesses testified Tuesday.After placing the boys, sending one youngster flying into the air, she braked for under a second however didn’t cease, in line with the testimony.On the second…

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Spanish law prohibits harassing women who seek abortions at abortion clinics. The harassment includes offending or annoying those seeking abortions. The new pro-abortion reform came into effect this week and states that anyone who “hinders the exercise of the right to the voluntary interruption of pregnancy” by “annoying, offensive, intimidating or coercive acts that undermine her freedom,” could face between three months and a year in behind bars. The legislation also covers those harassing or offending medical professionals who perform abortions and looks to make clinics a “safe zone” to guarantee the privacy of women seeking pregnancy termination procedures, Spanish…

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