The Myanmar junta is “systematically persecuting medics” -- "both for treating anti-coup protesters and, in the case of many government doctors, for participating in a national strike."
Rescuers on Sunday were trying to reach 21 coal miners who were trapped by an underground flood in China's northwest, @AP reports
@RichardEngel takes a closer look at the Capitol riot on January 6. He combs through hours of video, digs through the backgrounds of riot leaders, and zeroes in on critical moments. Watch@OARichardEngel : Our House, tomorrow at 10pm ET on @MSNBC .
We're going to begin 'Tika Utsav' today nationwide. I urge countrymen to abide by 4 things – assist those who need help getting inoculated, help people in COVID treatment, wear masks & motivate others & if someone tests positive, create micro-containment zone in the area: PM Modi
Mainland China reports 10 new COVID-19 cases vs 14 a day earlier
A BJP delegation, led by Union Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi, along with other leaders will meet Election Commission in Delhi today
India reports 1,52,879 new #COVID19 cases, 90,584 discharges, and 839 deaths in the last 24 hours, as per Union Health MinistryTotal cases: 1,33,58,805 Total recoveries: 1,20,81,443 Active cases: 11,08,087 Death toll: 1,69,275 Total vaccination: 10,15,95,147
Rachael Blackmore from Tipperary becomes first woman to win Aintree Grand National
The former songwriter and broadcaster Shay Healy, has died at the age of 78. A lifelong love for music saw him present music programmes and he later appeared on light entertainment and comedy shows
If you’re wondering why the @GOP was so comfortable making an incest-joking, teen-pageant abusing, serial sexual predator like Donald Trump their spiritual leader you haven’t been paying attention. #GOPPedoRing by @meidastouch
WATCH: A new law signed by Russian President Vladimir Putin allows him to run for two more six-year terms once his current stint ends in 2024
Additional companies of CAPF to be inducted in West Bengal with immediate effect. 33 companies of BSF, 12 companies of CRPF,13 companies of ITBP,9 companies of SSB & 4 companies of CISF will be deployed. Total 71 companies will be deployed.
A U.S. Army officer filed a federal civil lawsuit against police officers who pepper-sprayed and assaulted him. Lt. Caron Nazario, of Latinx and African American descent, alleges that his constitutional rights were violated and race played a role.
BREAKING: Buckingham Palace says Prince Philip, husband of Queen Elizabeth II, has died aged 99.
BREAKING: DMX, the raspy-voiced hip-hop artist who produced the songs “Ruff Ryders’ Anthem” and “Party Up (Up in Here)" and who rapped with a trademark delivery that was often paired with growls, barks and “What!” as an ad-lib, has died. He was 50.
Unspeakable: "Myanmar security forces mowed down more than 60 people with rifle grenades and machine guns as they cleared barricades built by anti-junta protesters in the central Myanmar city of Bago on Friday, leaving piles of bodies..., witnesses said."
NEW: Feds have charged the organizer of the "Keep America Great Committee” Super PAC, which they said misled Trump donors. Feds say James Kyle Bell also submitted fraudulant PPP loans. (CC: @lachlan , whose reporting is cited.)
In South Korea , the solar panels in the middle of the highway have a bicycle path underneath - cyclists are protected from the sun, isolated from traffic, and the country can produce clean energy.
Myanmar’s military junta is deploying Chinese drones to support its operations against protesters, says a report from Jane's citing social media showing two low-flying drones in March over Mandalay.