Battling for survival, Malaysia’s PM passes budget test

KUALA LUMPUR — Malaysia’s Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin secured a key victory on Thursday as parliament approved his government’s 2021 budget, ensuring his political survival after months battling public health and economic crises and discord in his coalition. Read More …read more Source:: Nationalpost       

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Belarusian medallist, facing crackdown at home, clings to Olympic comeback dream

MOSCOW — Decathlete Andrei Krauchanka knows that reaching the Olympics is seldom an adversity-free path, but the political crisis in his native Belarus has made his quest for a final chance to compete on the world’s biggest sports stage even harder. Read More …read more Source:: Nationalpost       

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Biden, Trump plan quiet Thanksgiving celebrations at home as pandemic rages

REHOBOTH BEACH — D emocratic President-elect Joe Biden and sitting Republican President Donald Trump, like hundreds of millions of Americans, planned quiet Thanksgiving celebrations at home on Thursday, as the coronavirus pandemic rages across the United States. Read More …read more Source:: Nationalpost       

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