Global

Dead and displaced: The numbers behind Russia’s latest invasion of Ukraine

Russia’s so-called military operation in Ukraine is entering its third year with no sign of resolution. What happened: President Vladimir Putin sent thousands of soldiers into Ukraine in February 2022, starting a full-scale war after eight years of conflict in eastern Ukraine between Ukrainian forces and pro-Russian Ukrainians and Russian proxies. What does Russia want

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Noticias de dinero

Beware of the law of small numbers

WHILE doing a spur-of-the-moment night walk inside the subdivision where I live, I passed by the basketball court where a group of teenagers displayed their individual folly playing kanya-kanya (to each his own) brand of play in five-versus-five games. Whoever gets the ball, he dribbles right away and takes every chance to shoot right away,

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Noticias de dinero

SEC in numbers

THE Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) continues to reach greater heights in the Philippine corporate sector's path toward innovation, ease of doing business, and development of capital markets. Through the leadership of Emilio B. Aquino, the SEC chairman and chief executive officer, the agency achieved another record high of 49,501 new registrations for the entire

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Deportes

Rams’ 24-23 playoff loss to the Detroit Lions by the numbers

Breaking down the notable numbers behind the Rams’ 24-23 road NFC wild-card playoff loss to the Detroit Lions on Sunday: 1992 The year the Detroit Lions won their previous playoff game before defeating the Rams. Detroit beat the Dallas Cowboys 38-8 on Jan. 12, 1992. Since then, the Lions had lost nine playoff games in

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Global

100 days of Israel-Hamas war: the conflict by numbers

The war, which began on 7 October 2023, has now reached its 100th day and seen thousands of deaths, millions of displacements and countless buildings destroyed. ADVERTISEMENT Now 100 days old, the latest Israel-Hamas war is by far the longest, bloodiest, and most destructive conflict between the bitter enemies. The fighting erupted on 7 October

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