Category: World

IOC Approves Russian and Belarusian Athletes for Paris Olympics Under Neutral Status

Notably, tennis, swimming, and judo were not included in this initial assessment. The IOC panel's evaluation focused on ensuring that the athletes had not expressed support for the Russian invasion of Ukraine or had affiliations with military or state security services

Buenos Aires Erupts in Violent Clashes Over Milei’s Economic Reforms

The approval of the reforms sparked immediate and fierce protests in Buenos Aires. Demonstrators, who argued that the measures would inflict severe hardship on millions of Argentines, threw petrol bombs and stones, setting vehicles alight near Congress

France to Provide Ukraine with Mirage 2000 Aircraft as Macron Affirms Support

President Macron revealed that Ukrainian pilots would undergo training in France starting this summer, a crucial step in ensuring the effective utilization of the Mirage 2000 aircraft. Additionally, France has proposed to train 4,500 Ukrainian soldiers

Latvian President Proposes’ Wall of Drones’ to Secure NATO’s Eastern Flank

This initiative aims to counteract threats, including Russian President Vladimir Putin's exploitation of migration crises. Rinkevičs shared these plans in an exclusive interview with The Times during his recent visit to the United Kingdom

Billionaire Larry Connor Teams Up with Triton Submarines Founder for Titanic Wreckage Expedition

Hailing from Ohio, Larry Connor is renowned for his ventures in luxury real estate, while Patrick Lahey is the co-founder of Triton Submarines, a leading name in underwater exploration technology

Russian Glide Bomb Attack on Kharkiv Supermarket Kills 12, Wounds 43

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky disclosed that over 200 people might have been inside the supermarket at the time of the bombing. Describing the attack as an act of "Russian madness," Zelensky condemned Russian President Vladimir Putin and his forces for their actions

Norway Closes Border to Russian Tourists Amid Ukraine Conflict

"The decision to tighten the entry rules is in line with the Norwegian approach of standing by allies and partners in the reactions against Russia's illegal war of aggression against Ukraine," Mehl stated

Netherlands Permanently Halts International Adoptions Amid Scrutiny and Scandal

The temporary ban was a response to mounting evidence of irregularities and unlawful practices within the adoption system. In recent years, the practice of adopting children from abroad has already been on the decline

Ukrainian Attack on Russian Black Sea Fleet Possibly Results in Loss of Last Cruise Missile Carrier

Penteleychuk cautioned that the information is not yet confirmed and urged waiting for official data. However, he revealed details of the recent Ukrainian assault on the Russian-occupied Sevastopol, which reportedly targeted the Black Sea Fleet

European Union Population Trends: Growth, Decline, and Shifting Densities

While some countries have witnessed substantial population growth, such as France and Spain, which each recorded a remarkable increase of 6.3 million people, others have faced declines

Rare ‘Extreme’ Solar Storm Delivers Spectacular Auroras Worldwide After 20-Year Hiatus

The event, heralded by a cascade of coronal mass ejections (CMEs) from the Sun, not only painted the skies with mesmerizing auroras but also raised concerns about potential disruptions to vital systems, including satellites and power grids

PM Roosevelt Skerrit meets CSG Patricia Scotland in Dominica

Prime Minister Dr Roosevelt Skerrit met with Commonwealth Secretary-General- Patricia Scotland at the office of the prime minister of Dominica on Wednesday

IOC Approves Russian and Belarusian Athletes for Paris Olympics Under Neutral Status

Notably, tennis, swimming, and judo were not included in this initial assessment. The IOC panel's evaluation focused on ensuring that the athletes had not expressed support for the Russian invasion of Ukraine or had affiliations with military or state security services

Ferrari Triumphs Again at Le Mans 24 Hours Amidst Rain, Drama, and Endurance

Navigating through treacherous conditions and intense competition, Nicklas Nielsen, Antonio Fuoco, and Miguel Molina piloted the No 50 Ferrari to the chequered flag, overcoming a grueling 24-hour challenge that tested both man and machine

France Gears Up for Intense Campaign as Mbappé Urges Younger Generation to Vote

France braces for a crucial two weeks of campaigning after President Macron's unexpected call for snap parliamentary elections. This decision follows significant far-right gains in the European Parliament elections, prompting Macron to prematurely dissolve the Assemblée Nationale