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Indonesia is facing challenges with obesity problems.

Depok, Indonesia —  At Slim Fit Studio, the women move their bodies in rhythm to songs by Cardi B and Guns N’ Roses, turning and swaying their hips. The instructor, R Niken Ayu Larasati, calls out “1-2-3” as the participants…

Indonesia Struggles with Obesity Problems

On March 4th, the world observes World Obesity Day. Indonesia is currently experiencing unequal levels of obesity among its adult population. According to the Ministry of Health, close to half of Indonesian women are considered overweight or obese, per data….

China is getting ready for its yearly legislative gatherings amidst challenges in the economy.

This week, Beijing will host the annual Two Sessions or “lianghui,” where thousands of Chinese policymakers and politicians will convene. The upcoming meetings will provide an early look at the Chinese government’s plans for the year ahead. The first meeting,…

The number of cases of Norovirus sickness is increasing; Here are the essential details you should be aware of.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention stated on Thursday that incidents of norovirus, an easily transmissible and unpleasant stomach illness, are increasing in the Northeastern region of the United States. According to the agency, the CDC received positive results…

The report discovered that the quantity of abortions in the United States has remained consistent.

The number of abortions performed each month in the United States is about the same as before the U.S. Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade and the nationwide right to abortion more than a year and a half ago, a…

The SpaceX launch to the International Space Station (ISS) has been postponed due to weather conditions, causing a delay for American and Russian astronauts.

The scheduled mission to send three American astronauts and a Russian cosmonaut to the International Space Station on Saturday was cancelled due to adverse weather conditions. SpaceX stated that the lift-off was postponed while NASA declared that it is now…

Russia and China have both come to an agreement that Moscow should participate in talks regarding Ukraine.

On Sunday, the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs reported that Mikhail Galuzin, Deputy Foreign Minister, and Li Hui, China’s representative for Eurasian affairs, stated that any talks about reaching a resolution for the Ukraine must include Moscow’s involvement. The Chinese…

The release of an audio recording of German officers discussing aid for Ukraine is currently being investigated by Germany.

WARSAW, Poland —  The authorities in Germany stated on Saturday that they are currently conducting an investigation into an audio recording. This recording supposedly features German military officers discussing the possibility of providing assistance to Ukraine, possibly through the utilization…

The secretary-general of the United Nations requests increased assistance for vulnerable islands battling the effects of climate change.

Mr. Guterres visited a project that is helping the Caribbean nation to combat the effects of coastal erosion and rising seas – among the impacts of global warming. He praised the Georgetown Sea Defense project but emphasized the importance of…

Translation: The combination of water and electricity may prevent a famine.

Severe and prolonged periods of dryness, exacerbated by climate change and its effects on water availability, have pushed numerous communities to the verge of collapse due to their inability to cultivate essential crops for sustenance. Consequently, they are compelled to…