Putin gas shutdown will boost European oil demand – live updates

Ggood morning. Rapidly rising interest rates will not ease the heat in the UK housing market, a new report says. The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) says a lack of homes coming to market will offset dwindling buyer interest in the coming year. According to the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS), a lack … Read more

Armed man demanding savings holds Beirut bank staff hostage

BEIRUT (AP) — A Lebanese man with a shotgun on Thursday took up to 10 employees and customers hostage at a bank in Beirut and threatened to set himself on fire with gasoline unless he took some of his locked-up savings to pay for his medical bills. father to pay. Soldiers and police gathered in … Read more

Russia struggles to replenish its troops in Ukraine

The inmates of the penal colony in St. Petersburg were expecting a visit from officials, assuming it would be some sort of inspection. Instead, men in uniform arrived and offered them amnesty – if they agreed to fight alongside the Russian army in Ukraine. About a dozen left prison in the days that followed, according … Read more

Russian steelmaker Evraz considers selling Canadian, US facilities

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau takes a tour of the Evraz steel mill in Regina on March 14, 2018.Michael Bell/The Canadian Press Evraz PLC is looking to sell its Canadian and US operations as the Russian steelmaker grapples with the fallout from Moscow’s invasion of Moscow, including sanctions against the company and its billionaire majority shareholder. … Read more

AP FACT CHECK: GOP skews budget account impact on IRS, taxes

Republican politicians and candidates twist how a major economic bill passed by the Senate over the weekend would reform the IRS and affect taxes on the middle class. The “Inflation Reduction Act””, waiting for a vote in the House after passing in the Senate on Sunday, the IRS would raise the ranks, but it wouldn’t … Read more

Nearly 1 million children in London were offered polio boosters after virus was found in sewage

CNN — Children living in London will be offered an extra dose of the polio vaccine after the discovery of polio virus in sewage water in the British capital, health authorities announced on Wednesday. The UK’s Joint Vaccination and Immunization Committee said a targeted booster dose for inactivated polio vaccine should be offered to all … Read more

Ukraine says 9 Russian warplanes were destroyed in explosions in Crimea

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) – Ukraine’s air force said on Wednesday that nine Russian warplanes were destroyed in a deadly series of explosions at an air base in Crimea, amid speculation that the blast was the result of a Ukrainian attack that would significantly escalate. mean in war. Russia denies planes were damaged in Tuesday’s blast … Read more

Households face £30bn stealth raid over Rishi Sunak’s tax freeze

Both hopeful Tory leaders are under mounting pressure to reveal more financial support for households facing energy bills over £4,200 this winter. The IFS said tackling Mr Sunak’s stealth tax would do more to increase incomes than lower general tax rates. “By lowering the rate of national insurance contributions while raising tens of billions more … Read more

Tesla Steps Up Lobbying With Ontario, Ottawa To Set Up ‘Manufacturing Facility’

On July 13, an electric vehicle will be charged at a Tesla charging station in Ottawa.Sean Kilpatrick/The Canadian Press Canada’s ambitions to become an electric vehicle powerhouse are rekindled by the interest of Tesla Inc. TSLA-Q for the establishment of a large production facility in Ontario. While rumors of such an investment by the pioneering … Read more

Well, here’s one thing Macron is doing right: limiting energy prices

Believe it or not, there are some things French President Macron is doing well, and one of them is his response to the energy crisis. Okay, so obviously you wouldn’t draw such a conclusion from the latest headlines, full of dire warnings about French blackouts this winter. France’s main electricity supplier, EDF, is on its … Read more