Web Stories Wednesday, April 17

According to the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute, military spending in Asia and Oceania has increased 45 per cent since 2013. Given that backdrop, Australia predicts an increased risk of conflict in the Taiwan Strait, the South and East China Seas or on the border with India. Marles said that old assumptions about how much time Australia would have to prepare for war were gone. “Australia no longer has the luxury of a 10-year window…


View More

SEOUL: US Ambassador to the United Nations Linda Thomas-Greenfield said on Wednesday (Apr 17) she did not see a UN resolution recommending the Palestinian Authority become a full UN member helping lead to a two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Thomas-Greenfield made the comments at a news conference in Seoul,…


View More


View More

Yuxin Sun, a psychologist in Seattle, sees a lot of clients at her group practice who insist they aren’t perfectionists. “‘Oh, I’m not perfect. I’m far from perfect,’” they tell her. But perfectionism isn’t about being the best at any given pursuit, Dr Sun said, “it’s the feeling of never…