Ex-Myanmar Leader Suu Kyi Said to Get Six More Years in Prison

Three other senior officials, including deposed Naypyidaw mayor Myo Aung and his deputy Ye Min Oo, were sentenced to three years each in prison for the same charges, the person said. Major General Zaw Min Tun, lead spokesman of the ruling State Administration Council, did not immediately answer calls seeking comment on the ruling.

Anshu Jain Tributes Laud Ex-Deutsche Bank Chief’s Humanity, Leadership

“I have known Anshu as a school mate for 50 years since 1972. A few salient dimensions that come to mind, among many — someone with very high integrity and a sense of fairness, multidimensional deep passions ranging from sports, geopolitics, love of wildlife, photography, making friends with smart people and a desire to win … Read more

Anshu Jain Tributes Laud Ex-Deutsche Bank Chief’s Humanity, Leadership

“I have known Anshu as a school mate for 50 years since 1972. A few salient dimensions that come to mind, among many — someone with very high integrity and a sense of fairness, multidimensional deep passions ranging from sports, geopolitics, love of wildlife, photography, making friends with smart people and a desire to win … Read more

Beijing Asks New Delhi to Reiterate ‘One China’ Principle

“We hope that the Indian side could openly reiterate its One China policy like many other countries,” Sun Weidong, China’s ambassador to India, said in a post on the embassy’s website. “The One China principle is the political foundation of the China-India relations,” he said in a summary of his comments at a briefing in … Read more

Beijing Asks New Delhi to Reiterate ‘One China’ Principle

“We hope that the Indian side could openly reiterate its One China policy like many other countries,” Sun Weidong, China’s ambassador to India, said in a post on the embassy’s website. “The One China principle is the political foundation of the China-India relations,” he said in a summary of his comments at a briefing in … Read more

UK Braces for Travel Chaos as Transport Workers Kick Off Strikes

By Friday, Enough is Enough said it had gathered 300,000 signatures of support in three days. The group has five key demands: a real-terms pay increase for workers, cuts to energy bills, an end to food poverty, construction of more-affordable homes, and higher taxes for top earners.

World’s Oldest Glass Maker Riedel Braces for Shutdowns as Gas Crisis Deepens

The question for companies like Riedel will be where it falls in the government’s priority list given that it is a supplier of non-essential goods. Germany’s federal network agency, BNetzA, has been collecting data on gas usage to try to gauge which companies should get gas first if the commodity has to be rationed. Households … Read more