Putin’s army stuck in mud like Hitler’s Russia’s faltering offensive is getting bogged down in the mud as the “rasputitsa” spring thaw comes early to Ukraine. Once frozen battlefields and snow-covered forests have transformed into impenetrable quagmires of thick sinking sludge as a result of the suddenly warmer weather. The scenes around the Donetsk cityContinue reading “A look at Ukraine on 2023 March 02”
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Several large, and delicate, elephants in the room in New Delhi by G20
There will be several large, and delicate, elephants in the room in New Delhi today as Group of 20 foreign ministers kick off their meeting. Unlike the Group of Seven developed nations, which are tightly bound in their stance against Russia over its war in Ukraine, the broader G-20 showcases all sorts of complications andContinue reading “Several large, and delicate, elephants in the room in New Delhi by G20”
The Telegraph for the weekend of 2022 November 19-20
A look at what got the news, and interest of the Telegraph’s readers, this past weekend.
Is the Top a Flop
We are in an era of upheaval, termed by some as a polycrisis, and Cop27 was never itself going to resolve the biggest of these – the climate emergency. Indeed, the most significant recent progress may well have already happened far from Sharm El-Sheikh, in the form of the American midterm elections and the rapprochement between the US and China, the two world’s largest emitters, on climate issues at the G20 in Bali.
The Telegraph Frontpage for 2022 November 16
Looking at the news 63 years after the musical “Sound of Music” opened on Broadway.
The Telegraph Frontpage for 2022 November 15
By Danny Boyle Good evening. In the middle of the G20 summit of world leaders, a barrage of missiles today hit cities across Ukraine – sparking mass power outages and blazes, such as on a Kyiv apartment block above. Evening briefing: Today’s essential headlines Dominic Raab | Foreign Office staff ‘scared’ to enter his officeContinue reading “The Telegraph Frontpage for 2022 November 15”
The Telegraph Frontpage for 2022 November 14
Noticed this was not published in the morning of November the 14th So, later than anticipated, still for perusal and addition of continuing news. By Danny Boyle Rishi Sunak is arriving in Bali today for one of his first outings on the global stage since taking office. The Prime Minister has written for us –Continue reading “The Telegraph Frontpage for 2022 November 14”
What happened over the weekend in the weekend of 2022 12-14 November
If you would have missed the news over the weekend of 12-14 November, here is a summary of some news events that should be allowed to grab your attention.
Danny Boyle presenting his selection for 2022 November 11
By Danny Boyle Ahead of next week’s G20 summit, Volodymyr Zelensky is being advised to drop his refusal to talk to Russia – as he and Rishi Sunak, above, discussed how to confront Russian officials. Sunak and Zelensky discuss how to confront Russia As world leaders prepare for a showdown with Vladimir Putin at nextContinue reading “Danny Boyle presenting his selection for 2022 November 11”
Bloomberg’s view for 2022 August 29 – September 04
August 29 After China’s military drills following House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s visit to Taiwan, the ball was back in US President Joe Biden’s court to respond. His military generals did so by sending two guided-missile cruisers through the Taiwan Strait yesterday, in what the US Navy’s Seventh Fleet called a “routine” trip. In many ways,Continue reading “Bloomberg’s view for 2022 August 29 – September 04”