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Amid series of terror strikes in one or other major parts of the world investors are focused on international security issues and bracing out for safer assets. In light of the 'Paris Fallout' we exclusively provide readers an analytical and insightful views on European markets, geo-politics, economic threats and security concerns.

Paris Fallout Series

Secular France is no stranger to interfaith dialogue – now it is more vital than ever

Aug 12, 2016 09:01 am UTC| Insights & Views

Recent terror attacks in France combined with increasing antisemitism and Islamophobia have stirred up centuries-old debates about the relationship between the state and religion. Far from inhabiting two separate spheres,...

Paris Fallout Series

The existential war between Islamic State and secular France

Jul 28, 2016 02:44 am UTC| Insights & Views Life

The killing of a priest during morning mass at a Catholic church near Rouen on July 26 has sent new shockwaves through France a country which prides itself on its secularism, but in which religion still plays a large part...

Paris Fallout Series

A year after Charlie Hebdo, France is still searching for answers

Jan 07, 2016 10:06 am UTC| Insights & Views

France has had a tumultuous time in the year since two brothers opened fire in the offices of satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo, killing 11, before going on to murder another five people in Paris. Just ten months later, the...

Paris Fallout Series

Paris attacks to impact Bank of France November Business Sentiment Indicator?

Dec 08, 2015 06:22 am UTC| Commentary Economy

Bank of Frances Business Sentiment Indicator is expected to remain unchanged in the month of November at 99 by the market consensus. However there are mixed expectations from other banks that the indicator might drop...

Paris Fallout Series

US Aggressively Strengthens Visa Waiver Program After Paris Attacks

Dec 02, 2015 04:50 am UTC| Business Law

In the wake of the recent terrorist attacks on Paris, the United States on Monday announced changes to its Visa Waiver Program (VWP) to screen travellers from 38 countries who are allowed to enter the U.S. without...

Paris Fallout Series

Germany needs to rethink what it means to be German to resolve refugees and ISIS

Nov 30, 2015 16:23 pm UTC| Insights & Views Politics

The attacks earlier this month in Paris that led to the deaths of 130 people have prompted a range of responses across Europe and the world. One of the darker reactions, however, has involved targeting the hundreds of...

Paris Fallout Series

Ghost Security Group: ISIS Uses Bitcoin To Fund Operations

Nov 27, 2015 05:23 am UTC| Digital Currency Technology

Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) or Daesh or ISIS has claimed the responsibility of the recent terrorist attack on Paris that took lives of 129 people reportedly. The dreadful attacks have once again put a...

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Economy

McDonald's revamping Happy Meal toys to be eco-friendly

McDonalds revealed earlier this week that it would make significant changes to its Happy Meal toys in an effort to cut the use of plastic. The fast-food chains meal package for kids always comes with a toy, and they are...

Freddie Mercury NFTs up for auction for AIDS charity

Four non-fungible token (NFT) artworks inspired by the late Freddie Mercury of band Queen are being auctioned off for charity to mark the British singer-songwriters 75th birthday. Three of the NFTs show an image of...

NBA's Philadelphia 76ers taps Crypto.com as jersey patch and NFT partner

The NBAs Philadelphia 76ers have tapped Crypto.com as their partner for the jersey patch deal for the 2021-2022 season and on releasing a non-fungible token series. According to 76ers President Chris Heck, by weaving...

Chipotle launches new meat addition to its menu

Chipotle just revealed it is adding a new item to its menu, and this time, it is meat. It was reported that the Mexican grill restaurant chain is finally introducing the smoked brisket menu after the successful food...

Politics

Joe Biden says US will donate additional 500 million COVID-19 vaccine doses

This week, US President Joe Biden hosted a COVID-19 summit amongst his counterparts. At the virtual event, Biden pledged that the US will donate an additional 500 million doses of the COVID-19 vaccine to other...

Mary Trump weighs in on latest lawsuit by uncle Donald Trump

This week, former President Donald Trump filed a lawsuit against his niece Mary Trump and the New York Times. Ms. Trump appeared to shrug the latest lawsuit against her by her uncle, saying that this is the norm within the...

Kamala Harris immigration: VP blasts expulsion of Haitian migrants from border

To this day, thousands of migrants are still at the southern border of the US, looking to enter the country even in the midst of the pandemic. This week, US Vice President Kamala Harris blasted the recent incidents of...

Capitol riots: New video footage reveals insurrectionist frothing at the mouth upon confronting police officer

Hundreds of rioters that have been arrested are awaiting trial or waiting for their sentencing for their involvement in the January 6 insurrection at the Capitol. A newly released bodycam footage showed one insurrectionist...

Science

UK industry group warns CO2 crisis poses a risk of meat shortage

An industry group has warned of carbon dioxide (CO2) shortage in the UK within the week due to a sharp rise in gas prices that could result in meat supply issues. The gas price hie has forced domestic energy suppliers...

S. Korea's POSCO, Hyundai to use oyster shell waste for steelmaking

S. Korean steelmakers POSCO and Hyundai Steel Co. will start using oyster shells as a secondary base material for producing steel. Both firms have been developing a recycling technology with a local oyster shell...

S. Korea to develop solar-powered drone that could carry 20 kg to stratosphere

South Korea will invest 37.47 billion won in developing a solar-powered drone that could carry over 20 kilograms in the stratosphere and with natural disaster monitoring capability by 2025. The drone will serve as an...

S. Korean scientists develop 3D printing ink from sunflower pollen

A group of South Korean scientists from Nanyang Technological University in Singapore managed to develop 3D printing ink material from sunflower pollen. The research team led by professor Cho Nam-joon first incubated...

Kumho Petrochemical to produce eco-friendly rubber compound out of rice bran

Kumho Petrochemical Co. will produce an eco-friendly synthetic rubber compound made of rice bran-based bio-silica. Silica improves fuel efficiency, braking power, and wear resistance of synthetic rubber for...

Technology

Best Buy restocks PS5, Xbox Series X/S in-store on September 23

Best Buy has officially announced it is having an in-store restock of PS5 and Xbox Series X/S consoles later this week. The major retailer, however, noted that there are only limited quantities available. In an...

Orca joins ‘Dragon Quest XII: The Flames of Fate’ development

Dragon Quest XII: The Flames of Fate will be the next main title installment for the popular Japanese role-playing game series from Square Enix. While details about the game, its plot, and features are still very scarce,...

Apple confirms update to make iPhone 13 Pro’s macro photography optional

While the iPhone 13 series looks almost identical to the 2020 iPhones, it actually comes with several hardware upgrades. In the camera department, Apple introduced a native macro photography feature on the iPhone 13 Pro...

Samsung Galaxy S21 FE leaks once again, this time through an official Android list

At this point, the launch of the Samsung Galaxy S21 FE is no longer a secret. While Samsung remains mum about the existence of the mid-range phone, tech fans keep finding a new piece of evidence that it is coming...
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