Rumi Awards Launches the 2024 International Media Awards

The Rumi Awards, a globally recognized platform that celebrates excellence in various fields, has announced the launch of the International Media Awards 2024. This initiative aims to honor the most trustworthy and transparent media organizations worldwide, thereby promoting integrity and credibility in the media industry. Understanding the Rumi Awards Established in 2012, the Rumi Awards […]

Russia and Vietnam ditching dollar in trade – banking major

Mutual transactions in national currencies have quadrupled in 2023, VTB bank executive says Trade settlements in national currencies between Russia and Vietnam have skyrocketed this year, Olga Basha, VTB’s head of international settlements, told RIA Novosti ahead of the investment forum Russia Calling 2023. Basha noted that settlements conducted in ruble and dong between the […]

Republicans grill university heads on campus anti-Semitism

Some schools have been accused of tolerating hateful demonstrations related to the Israel-Hamas conflict The presidents of Harvard University, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and the University of Pennsylvania were called to testify before Congress about the rise of anti-Semitism on college campuses, insisting they have worked to tackle bigotry. The three administrators appeared […]

Zelensky scraps briefing with US Senate

The meeting descended into chaos after the Ukrainian leader unexpectedly bowed out Ukrainian President Vladimir Zelensky abruptly canceled a briefing with US senators and White House officials on Tuesday due to a “last-minute” snag, according to a high-ranking Democrat. The sit-down then became heated as lawmakers shifted focus to debate over US border policy and […]

‘Anti-Zionism is antisemitism,’ US House asserts in ‘dangerous’ resolution

Washington, DC – Palestinian rights advocates are denouncing a congressional resolution that equates anti-Zionism with anti-Semitism, calling it a “dangerous” measure that aims to curb free speech and distract from the war in Gaza. The Republican-controlled House of Representatives passed the measure on Tuesday in a 311-14 vote, with 92 Democratic members abstaining by voting […]