Princess Mako celebrates 22nd birthday

Princess Mako celebrates 22nd birthday

Image copyright AFP Image caption Princess Mako has been a fixture at the centre of Japanese royal politics Princess Mako, the youngest child of Japan’s Emperor Akihito, has celebrated her 22nd birthday. It is…

Ontario to ban the legal use of noncompete clauses

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Ontario to ban the legal use of noncompete clauses

The Ontario Liberal government is set to ban noncompete clauses in contracts as part of legislation meant to improve workforce mobility, but critics said the prohibition was not tough enough. The bill bans many…

China-Russia joint patrol in South China Sea

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China-Russia joint patrol in South China Sea

Written by Staff Writer Lydia Chávez, CNN A joint patrol by Russia and China was conducted Sunday in the western Pacific Ocean, Russia’s defense ministry said on Monday. The patrol was designed to “make…

Photographers feel the power of monks

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Photographers feel the power of monks

Written by By Jason Del Rey, CNN © Yung Thia Gyi For Thaeyabung, it was like life imitating art. “Every time the temple would be cleaned, a monk would poke a candle in my…

Australia's emissions are already rising

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Australia’s emissions are already rising

By Mike Morrison. Let’s be honest – if you look at the numbers, Australia’s greenhouse gas emissions are already going up. Under the Government’s Direct Action strategy, the required cut for 2030 now looks…