Ukrainian oil tycoon’s home raided in anti-corruption sweep | News about the Russian-Ukrainian war

Ukraine is taking a hard line against corruption as it continues negotiations to join the European Union. Ukrainian authorities have raided the home of a powerful billionaire in what an…

FedEx cuts 10% of managers as pandemic-fueled boom in package delivery collapses as economy sours

FedEx is cutting global executive and executive jobs by more than 10%, the courier’s latest cost-saving measure, as economic concerns and declining e-commerce weigh on demand for package delivery. The…

Elon Musk’s takeover of Twitter means our health and sanity are coming down to one person, says digital surveillance expert Shoshana Zuboff

Elon Musk has been in the news for years, but nothing compares to the sensation he made in 2022 when he bought Twitter. A self-proclaimed free-speech absolutist, Musk took over…

India’s budget for the new financial year will be under severe constraints | Business and economy news

New Delhi, India – On February 1, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government will present its last budget for a full financial year before he and his party, the Bharatiya…

The download: hope for renewables and the role of AI in journalism

This is today’s edition of The Download, our weekday newsletter that provides a daily dose of what’s happening in the tech world. We have enough materials to power the world…

‘Getting the rest of the world on board with crypto’: Sovereign Labs raises $7.4M in round led by Haun Ventures

Katie Haun, a former federal prosecutor and member of venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz, has unveiled her crypto-focused fund that has received much approval in 2022. Now her $1.5 billion…

Gandhi’s 150-day march was over. But will it revive Congress? | Politics News

New Delhi, India – Hundreds of people braved the bitter Himalayan cold on Monday as they gathered in Srinagar, the largest city in Indian-administered Kashmir, to join opposition leader Rahul…

Maldives on brink after bitter presidential election battles | Election news

Maldivian President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih has been declared the winner of a contested presidential primary, but his rival has yet to recognize the election amid allegations of electoral fraud, adding…

Avatar: The Last Airbender 4th highest grossing film in the world

Avatar: The Last Airbender topped the domestic box office charts for a seventh consecutive weekend with an additional $15.7 million, according to studio estimates on Sunday. It was a quiet…

Best Amazon Fire Tablet (2023): Which Model Should You Buy?

Amazon’s Fire tablets are some of the only extremely affordable high-profile tablets. The prices seem too good to be true — and in some ways they are — but the…