At least 13 people, including India’s defense chief, were killed in a helicopter crash in the country’s southern state of Tamil Nadu, officials confirmed. Gen. Bipin Rawat was a close ally of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and had commanded forces in Indian-administered Kashmir.
Congratulations to the Republic of #Tajikistan for the successful completion of its first WTO Trade Policy Review. Mr. Zavkizoda Zavki Amin, Minister of Economic Development and Trade, summarizes the main highlights. More info:
On today's #Daily podcast with @DermotMurnaghan , we are joined by Mercury Prize-winning writer and performer @MrTomGray from the band Gomez, intellectual property law expert @BosherHayleigh and music industry economist @MusicEcon101 . 🎧 Listen here 👉
Malaysian appeal court Wed. upheld former Prime Minister Najib Razak's guilty verdict in a case linked to multi-billion-dollar 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) sovereign wealth fund. Najib was sentenced to 12 years in prison in 2020 for abuse of power and money laundering.
"I think he's trying to take the country for fools." Labour MP Louise Haigh reacts to the reports of a lockdown Christmas party in No 10 last year. Prime Minister Boris Johnson says he has ordered an inquiry into whether rules had been broken.
Don’t act like everyone loved my father. He was assassinated. A 1967 poll reflected that he was one of the most hated men in America. Most hated. Many who quote him now and evoke him to deter justice today would likely hate, and may already hate, the authentic King. #MLK .
Republicans who say we can't impeach a president 10 days before an inauguration had no trouble confirming a Supreme Court justice 8 days before an election.
As millions of people across the country take to the streets and raise their voices in response to the killing of George Floyd and the ongoing problem of unequal justice, I’ve heard many ask how we can sustain momentum to bring about real change.
If you’re unbothered or mildly bothered by the 1st knee, but outraged by the 2nd, then, in my father’s words, you’re “more devoted to order than to justice.” And more passionate about an anthem that supposedly symbolizes freedom than you are about a Black man’s freedom to live.
57 Officers just quit on their city because justice was given to a 75 year old man.