Category : Europe News

by stanislav - 3 weeks ago

Building a heatwave&resistant India

Authors: Simrit Kaur and Harpreet Kaur, University of Delhi Heatwaves in India have turn out to be extra frequent, prolonged, intense and geographically spread-out. Twelve of the country’s warmest 15 years have been since 2006, with demise tolls ris...

by stanislav - 3 weeks ago

Sri Lanka’s crisis of legitimacy

Writer: Dushni Weerakoon, IPS Sri Lanka’s slide into political instability since April 2022 culminated in the resignation of former president Gotabaya Rajapaksa following public protests on 9 July 2022. The government’s policy blunders and resistanc...

by stanislav - 3 weeks ago

The prospects of Japan’s post&pandemic tourism

Writer: Yusaku Yoshikawa, JIN Corporation On 10 June 2022, Japan lastly began allowing worldwide vacationers into the nation for the primary time in two years after the COVID-19 pandemic began. In search of to stability its reopening and preventing...

by stanislav - 3 weeks ago

Is Japan ready to reopen its borders?

Authors: Fuma Aoki and Yves Tiberghien, UBC Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida’s preliminary easing of COVID-19 restrictions was dramatically reversed following the arrival of Omicron in late November 2021. He most notably shut down the Japanese...

by stanislav - 3 weeks ago

Shinzo Abe’s legacy

Writer: Editorial Board, ANU On eight July 2022, former Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe was gunned down whereas giving a marketing campaign speech in help of candidates for the 10 July higher house election. The killing of Japan’s longest serving...

by stanislav - 3 weeks ago

Japan’s defence policy faces a critical juncture

Writer: Kristi Govella, German Marshall Fund 2022 was anticipated to be a defining yr for Japanese safety coverage even earlier than the Russian invasion of Ukraine. Public debates and inner negotiations have been ongoing for months over the country...

by stanislav - 3 weeks ago

Hun Sen’s son set for electoral success

Writer: Sokvy Rim, The Thinker Cambodia The Cambodian Individuals’s Celebration (CPP) achieved a landslide victory in the commune elections in June 2022, gaining 80 per cent of the 11,622 commune council positions. Yet there's hypothesis that Cambod...

by stanislav - 3 weeks ago

India mulls aid in Sri Lanka’s hour of need

Writer: Ganeshan Wignaraja, NUS Sri Lanka’s pre-emptive default on its overseas debt obligations in mid-April 2022 and just lately resigned president Gotabaya Rajapaksa’s flight from Sri Lanka on 12 July offers India with a chance to match China wit...

by stanislav - 3 weeks ago

Bilibili to begin displaying users’ IP location

On Monday, Chinese video-sharing platform Bilibili introduced that it might begin displaying users’ IP places on their profile page and knowledge pages to construct an “genuine and well-organized” group. The function has began testing with some cust...

by stanislav - 3 weeks ago

Looking beyond the ASEAN Outlook on the Indo&Pacific

Writer: Shafiah F Muhibat, CSIS What's the way forward for the ASEAN Outlook on the Indo-Pacific (AOIP)? Almost three years after its finalisation, there have been hardly any efforts to operationalise the report from within ASEAN or by way of engage...

by stanislav - 3 weeks ago

India’s cautious return to Afghanistan

Writer: Manoj Joshi, ORF Regardless of being knocked off its ft by the collapse of the Ghani government of Afghanistan in mid-August 2021, New Delhi has shortly re-established its presence within the new Taliban-led Afghanistan. In early June 2022,...