Russia says it’s not planning to block YouTube or cut itself off from internet

Russia is not planning to block Alphabet Inc's YouTube, the minister for digital development said on Tuesday, acknowledging that such a move would likely see Russian users suffer and should…

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Russia slaps travel ban on Kamala Harris, Mark Zuckerberg

Russia on Thursday slapped travel bans on US Vice President Kamala Harris, Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg and dozens of prominent Americans and Canadians in retaliation for sanctions imposed over Ukraine.…

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Russia fines Google over Ukraine ‘fakes’, far-right content

A Russian court has fined Alphabet Inc.'s Google 11 million roubles ($137,763) for failing to delete what it terms "fake" information about the conflict in Ukraine and YouTube videos produced…

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Unfolding global developments pose downside risks for Indian economy, RBI says

The Reserve Bank of India in its March 2022 Bulletin has said that the ongoing geopolitical crisis, i.e, the Russia-Ukraine war, has heightened the uncertainty clouding the global macroeconomic and…

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Bitcoin boom or crypto winter? Key levels to watch on upside & downside

Over the past two months, as global asset markets were whipsawed by an increasingly hawkish Federal Reserve and then Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, Bitcoin remained stubbornly in a range. Only…

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Crumbling optimism: Stock market’s denial mode switches off as Russian invasion intensifies

Equity markets have come round to the idea that Russia’s invasion of Ukraine could have long-term consequences for the global economy. European stocks slumped at the end of the week…

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How the Biden White House is fighting Russian disinformation

As the United States and Western allies grapple with Russia's invasion of Ukraine, the Biden administration is taking a unique approach to fighting a surge in Russian disinformation and propaganda.…

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Ukraine seeks quick entry to EU; first round of talks with Russia ends

Kyiv: A top adviser to Ukraine's president says the first round of talks with Russia about ending the fighting in Ukraine has concluded, and more talks could happen soon. Meanwhile,…

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Ukraine’s government raises crypto worth $8 million in crowdfunding appeal

Ukraine's government has raised almost $8 million in cryptocurrencies after posting appeals on social media for donations of bitcoin and other digital tokens, according to blockchain analysis company Elliptic. Ukraine's…

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Russia Ukraine Invasion: Questions investors now need to consider

This will be a cold-blooded column. I’m not going to mention the horrors of war, nor delve into the history, politics or morality of what is happening in Ukraine. I’m…

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