Russian-installed officials in four occupied regions of Ukraine reported huge majorities of votes in favour of joining Russia as the United States planned a U.N. resolution condemning the referendums as shams and Russia remained defiant.
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Residents of Florida's Gulf Coast on Tuesday boarded up homes, packed up their vehicles and headed for higher ground as Hurricane Ian drew near, threatening to bring a deadly storm surge and more than a foot of rain to some areas.
- MarketsAsia markets roiled by recession risk, rampant dollar
Asian share markets tumbled on Wednesday as surging borrowing costs intensified fears of a global recession.
- WorldIndia bans Islamic group PFI after detentions, raids
India declared the Popular Front of India and its affiliates unlawful associations and banned them for five years, after authorities detained more than 100 members.
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