JUST IN: In reference to the G7, China's embassy in London says the days in which small groups of countries 'dictated' the fate of the world are 'long gone'.
#WATCH | Some locals climb on the water tanker while others mill around as they wait for their turn to get water at Vivekanand Camp in the Chanakyapuri area of Delhi.
Danish footballer Christian Eriksen is unlikely to play professionally again after suffering what was reported to be a cardiac arrest, a leading sports cardiologist has said
#WATCH | Mumbai: Shiv Sena MLA from Chandivali, Dilip Lande makes a contractor sit on water logged road & asks workers to dump garbage on him after a road was waterlogged due to improper drainage cleaning He says, "I did this as the contractor didn't do his job properly" (12.6)
Sir David Attenborough will warn G7 leaders the decisions they make this decade are "the most important in human history" as he urges them to take action on climate change
As Myanmar's doctors boycott hospitals that are occupied by the junta's soldiers, they try to provide urgently needed medical care, such as to protesters who have been shot, in makeshift clinics like this.
Queen Elizabeth II shows off her sword skills by cutting a cake during the G7 summit
Congress leader and Leader of the Opposition (LoP) in Uttarakhand Assembly, Indira Hridayesh passes away at Uttarakhand Sadan in Delhi. "She was here for a meeting and passed away after suffering a heart attack," says the party's state incharge Devender Yadav. (File photo)
Today we mark five years since 49 people were killed at Pulse nightclub. It has been 1,826 days since this tragedy, yet nothing has changed. We demand our elected officials pass commonsense gun safety legislation. #Pulse5YearsLater #HonorThemWithAction
Queen Elizabeth II insists on using a ceremonial sword to cut cake at an event on the sidelines of the G7: “This is something that is more unusual.”
Richard and Mildred Loving's marriage was deemed illegal because she was Black and Native American and he was white. Their case went all the way to the Supreme Court. And on June 12, 1967, the couple won. "Loving Day" celebrates the historic ruling.
Police in Nigeria have forcefully dispersed the #June12thProtest taking place in Lagos and Abuja. Follow the thread 👇 for more photos.
Happy to share some POSITIVE news with you. I have tested covid NEGATIVE. Recovered and ready to return to work. But before I do that, I want to thank all of you for your #GetWellSoon wishes and prayers. Join me LIVE on Facebook at 5pm tomorrow.
Police described the Austin gunman as "a black male wearing a black shirt with a skinny build and with dreadlocks - dreadlock-type hair." The Statesman-American said it would not publish the "vague" description because it "could be harmful in perpetuating stereotypes."
Obviously it's hard to get worked up over mistakes about Donald Trump, but the sheer quantity of these false stories isn't just on the press anymore - it's on audiences who are all too are happy to be lied to.
I can't speak to the latest corruption charge against Aung San Suu Kyi, but there is something perverse about the Myanmar junta ignoring its own crimes of large-scale murder while piling up charges (illegally importing walkie talkies!!??) against ASSK.
Darnella Frazier, the teen who filmed the police killing of #GeorgeFloyd , has won a Pulitzer Prize special citation. Frazier was 17 when she witnessed ex-officer Derek Chauvin murder Floyd: "My video didn't save George Floyd, but it put his murderer away and off the streets."
There have been export bans by several G7 member countries that blocked production in other countries & sometimes blocked production in middle-income countries,which is essential for production of vaccines for poorest countries. I'll take just one example, India: French President
A cop flipped over a pregnant woman's car because she didn't pull over quick enough. Not only is what she did not wrong, it's what you're supposed to do: turning on hazards to indicate you're complying and pulling over at the next safe place to do so... This man is still a cop.
A herd of elephants in China was spotted taking a nap after walking 300 miles off their reserve. Police blocked roads to stop them reaching cities. Experts say the elephants may have been displaced by humans destroying their forest habitat and "got lost." 📷: China Daily
I remember when we used to use the phrase "the flag, motherhood, and apple pie" to signify things about which Americans were unified. It is now "an offensive symbol of white supremacy" and "birthing people." So I guess we're still good with apple pie.
Nothing is quite as hilarious to Kamala Harris as a question she's unable to answer.