Walmart is quietly preparing to enter the metaverse

A shopper carries a bag outside a Walmart store in San Leandro, California, on Thursday, May 13, 2021. David Paul Morris | Bloomberg | Getty Images Walmart appears to be…

Vaccine stance for Djokovic leaves him lacking support from fellow players | Novak Djokovic

IT is 12 days (from Sunday) since Novak Djokovic announced he would travel to Australia, having been given a medical exemption from a mandated vaccine required for all players who…

A lot of Australia’s COVID rules don’t make sense – and government fatigue is growing

The announcement came via the plane’s PA system as the flight from London – carrying a friend returning from a funeral – was moved to the arrivals hall at Sydney…

Djokovic News Live: World No. 1 awaits new visa decision as he learns Australian Open draw

Martina Navratilova tells Djokovic to ‘suck it up’ and ‘go home’ Novak Djokovic now has an opponent gearing up for him in the first round of the Australian Open, despite…

Rakesh Jonghunwala raises stake in this flagship company of Tata Group during the third quarter

Billionaire investor Rakesh Jonghunwala raised his stake in the flagship Tata Titan Company Limited during the third quarter ending in December, according to a stock exchange filing. As per the…

France elections: Le Pen and Zemmour made the French far-right the ‘most suicidal’ in the world

A French far-right figure has urged the presidential candidates, Marine Le Pen and Eric Zemmour, to bridge the divisions between them or risk becoming “the world’s most suicidal right”. Robert…

Mikhail Gorbachev has charged six Lithuanian citizens with war crimes

Six Lithuanian citizens filed a complaint against former Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev for war crimes. Their lawsuit relates to bloody clashes in Vilnius in January 1991 after the Baltic state…

Regarding nuclear weapons, actions are not reassuring words

Armed conflict, civil society, privileged, global, global geopolitics, global governance, headlines, IPS United Nations: Inside the Glass House, Nuclear Power – Nuclear Weapons, Peace, TerraViva United Nations Opinion Credit: Campaign…

Omicron records weekly records of COVID-19 cases, but deaths are ‘stable’ |

Briefing reporters in Geneva, the head of the UN health agency, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, said the “tremendous rise” was being driven by the alternative Micron, which is rapidly replacing Delta…

Kazakhstan’s turmoil highlights difficult terrain for fuel subsidy cuts | fossil fuel news

The government announces a new policy that will increase fuel prices. Street protests erupt. Unprepared administration attacks with excessive force. This amplifies the public anger, which boils down to calls…