Britain on Wednesday named career diplomat and intelligence officer Richard Moore as the new chief of the MI6 spy service as the West seeks to bolster its defences against hostile espionage from China and Russia.
Merriam-Webster has included the words “swole” and “omnicide” among the 640 additions to the dictionary this year. Other additions include: “bug-out bag” and “go-cup,” phrases that mean packing a carry-on bag with items essential for survival, and grabbing a drink for the road, respectively. Swole […]
Israel’s far-right sports and culture minister has taken credit for forcing the US National Basketball Association to remove the words “Palestine-occupied territory” from its website, despite the fact that the phrase describes the internationally recognised legal status of the Palestinian territories.