BREAKING: The president of Chad has been killed in clashes with rebel forces
#BREAKING Chad's President Deby has died of injuries suffered on frontline: army
#UPDATE The Chadian army have confirmed that General Mahamat Idriss Deby Itno, a four-star general who is the son of slain president Idriss Deby Itno, will replace him at the head of a military council
How did Myanmar’s military junta mark the five-day Thingyan water festival -- traditionally "one of the country’s most joyful and auspicious holidays"? "By brutally killing at least another 26 citizens, sending the death toll since the Feb 1 coup to 738."
"Tonight you'll watch Barcelona against Newcastle United in the European Super League." In this clip from 1994, Standing Room Only made some big predictions about the future of football in the year 2004. #SuperLeague
“WELL, MY TIME HAS COME.” Here’s the email Walter Mondale sent 300+ staffers and associates over the weekend. He noted how he looked forward to seeing his late wife, Joan, and late daughter, Eleanor. “Never has a public servant had a better group of people working at their side!”
Patreng Non, the woman behind the first community pantry in Maginhawa, shuts down the project today due to redbaiting by police officers and the National Task Force to End Local Communist Armed Conflict (NTF-ELCAC). | via @newsdwight
Govt of India announces liberalised & accelerated Phase 3 strategy of COVID-19 vaccination from May 1; everyone above the age of 18 to be eligible to get vaccine
‘REAL LIFE HERO’: Officials in India congratulate man for his courage after he rescued a child who fell onto tracks in front of an oncoming train.
Louisville police were filmed beating a Black man at a protest against police brutality. Police forced him to the ground while handcuffing him, repeatedly punching him in the face, breaking his glasses. They charged him for resisting arrest. The dept. says it is investigating.
CCTV cameras captured the moment a railroad worker saved the life of a child who slipped and fell onto the tracks at a station in Mumbai
I support lockdown & don't think there was any other way. But this isn't about that. Did you (Delhi CM Kejriwal) make no preparations since last year? You give lectures, don't take questions & lie. Is there any hospital in Delhi where beds are available?: BJP MP Gautam Gambhir
Polk County, Florida Sheriff Grady Judd shows two photos of a “peaceful protest” and a “riot”: “We can tell the difference and I’ll guarantee you that you’ll be able to tell the difference if you come here and riot.”
ASEAN will let Myanmar junta chief Senior General Min Aung Hlaing attend a summit next week. The big question: will it legitimize him or treat him like the mass-atrocity criminal that he is and insist he stop -- and return power to the elected government.
Ontario Police now have the authority to require any individual not at home, on the street or in their cars, to provide the reason that they’re out and provide their home address.
CNN mocked Donald Trump when he suggested violent rioters were throwing things like cans of soup at police officers. So guess what happened during CNN's live coverage of the ongoing Brooklyn City riots...
UPDATE: Chicago has released bodycam video of the police killing of 13-year-old #AdamToledo : ▪️ The video shows Adam had his hands up when police opened fire, killing him. ▪️ Cook County now says prosecutor made an error when they said Adam was holding a gun.
Republican Rep. Jim Jordan and the nation’s top infectious disease expert Dr. Anthony Fauci got into a heated exchange over the country’s Covid-19 mitigation measures, which ended with Democratic Rep. Maxine Waters telling Jordan to “shut your mouth"
#WATCH Delhi: A woman, who has come to purchase liquor, at a shop in Shivpuri Geeta Colony, says, "...Injection fayda nahi karega, ye alcohol fayda karegi...Mujhe dawaion se asar nahi hoga, peg se asar hoga..."