Election profile: Ebrahim Raisi

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Election profile: Ebrahim Raisi

In 2000, Eman Raisi completed the world’s first attempt to mount a steerable high-tech boat in the Caspian Sea for an 800-mile voyage. A year later he did it again. Raisi went on to…

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President Obama won’t help workers organise | Srindya

In 1965, at the height of the civil rights movement, a decision by the Supreme Court to dismantle Southern lunch counters was seen as a clear decision against Jim Crow segregation. It gave rise…

Evergrande: Chinese property developer defaults on bond

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Evergrande: Chinese property developer defaults on bond

In a sensational development, China’s billion dollar property developer Evergrande has defaulted on a bond due on Tuesday. The USD725m 8.25% 2017 bond was issued last May. China says the company has applied to…