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Russia launches new probe targeting jailed critic Alexei Navalny

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Russian investigators have launched a new “extremism” probe against jailed Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny

The fresh probe comes after Navalny’s allies were already banned as “extremist” earlier this year ahead of Russia’s elections

The move could see the opposition leader jailed for up to 10 years.

Navalny’s groups were already banned as “extremist” earlier this year. But the fresh probe follows President Vladimir Putin’s Party shoring up another five years in control.

The Committee says that by 2014 Navalny had “created an extremist network and directed it” with the aim of “changing the foundations” of Russia’s “constitutional system”.

Investigators believe Navalny set up a number of social media accounts “in order to promote criminal activity”

Navalny was detained and sentenced to 2 and-a-half-years in a penal colony.

It comes as Russia’s opposition accuses authorities of mass voter fraud in the nation’s recent election, and Navalny calling for supporters to “keep up the fight”.

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Essential daily protein needs for better health

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Protein is a fundamental macronutrient essential for various bodily functions, including muscle repair, enzyme production, and immune system support.

Daily protein requirements can vary significantly based on factors such as activity levels, age, and gender.

To help unpack this topic, Kate Save from BeFitFood joins to share her key insights. #featured

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Can big tech be trusted to use AI ethically?

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Big tech giants like Google, Microsoft, and IBM announced comprehensive plans to enhance AI safety measures – but is that enough to convince the everyday worker?

On this episode of Ahron & Mike Live – Can big tech be trusted with AI? “The Fall Guy” takes a hard hit, Apple’s Top Ten controversy and a robot performs surgery on a piece of corn.

Ticker’s Ahron Young & Mike Loder discuss. #featured

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Biden slams the brakes on EV overcapacity

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President Biden has imposed new tariffs on Chinese EV imports, just as the Chinese EV industry is facing a critical challenge: overcapacity.

The move comes amidst escalating trade tensions between the two economic giants, with repercussions likely to reverberate across the automotive sector.

David Zhang, the China Insider explores this issue and more. #featured #trending

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