West concerned about extremism in Afghanistan | NOW

Western countries have expressed deep concern about the presence and operations of extremist groups in Afghanistan. They also say that the Taliban is not fulfilling its obligations in the field of counter-terrorism. Special envoys to Afghanistan from the European Union, France, Germany, Italy, Norway, the United Kingdom and the United States met last week. A […]

At the congress of Latvian Gynecologists and Obstetricians, current issues will be evaluated

At the congress, the focus will be on discoveries, achievements, actualities and current challenges of recent years. It will gather the majority of Latvian specialists in these fields, leading Latvian scientists and specialists, including from France, the Netherlands, Germany, Sweden, will participate in its master classes, scientific sessions, discussions, reports and meetings. “The restrictions dictated […]

ESPN ranks Porzingis as the 86th best player in the NBA alone

Before the previous season, the Latvian center took the 50th position in the ESPN rating, but the best indicator for Porzingis was before 2017/2018. season, when he ranked 22nd. “Porzingis was great after joining the Wizards at the end of the trade deadline. He averaged 22.1 points, shot 60.6% from the field, which would be […]

Letter to the Editor: So that in future Switzerland will not stop after Winterthur

Dominik Egli, city parliamentarian SVP Wil, has had enough of the sentence that Switzerland will stop after Winterthur. He wants to set an exclamation mark with Wil West and show that we are a strong economic and living region. Below are his thoughts. Sep 22, 2022 2:07 p.m Submitted/editing Dominik Egli, city parliamentarian SVP Wil, […]

The range of packages to be transferred to the deposit system will be expanded

According to the Ministry of Environmental Protection and Regional Development (VARAM), the amendments stipulate that syrup and certain alcoholic beverage packages can be transferred to the deposit system. Currently, plastic (PET), cans or glass packages of carbonated and non-carbonated soft drinks, beer and other fermented products with an alcohol content of up to 6% can […]

Ukrainian student developing mine-seeking drone wins $100,000 | NOW

Seventeen-year-old Ukrainian student Igor Klymenko has won an award for developing a drone that detects landmines. He will receive 100,000 dollars (about 100,000 euros), reports Chegg.org. This is an organization that assists students worldwide to make their innovations a success. The schoolboy from Kyiv moved to the Ukrainian countryside at the start of the war […]