Chicago shooting

Sagarmediainc Shooting at a funeral home in Chicago, with thirteen people taken to hospital. 14 people were attending a funeral in the Gresham area of Chicago were hospitalized after sustaining gunshot wounds. Press conference, Chicago Police Department First Deputy Superintendent Eric Carter said incident occurred at around 6:30 p.m. on Tues at Rhodes Funeral Services.Continue reading “Chicago shooting”

Earthquake hits off Alaska

The seismic activity was recorded south-southeast of Perryville, Alaska at 06:12 GMT on Wednesday, according to the United States Geological Survey. An earthquake with a magnitude of at least 7.4 struck the Alaskan peninsula on Wednesday. US Geological Survey put the quake’s magnitude at 7.8 and said it hit at 0612 UTC about 804 kilometersContinue reading “Earthquake hits off Alaska”

US: China Bully Its Neighbours

Beijing using Covid crisis to bully its neighbours, militarise South China Sea: Mike Pompeo US State Secretary Mike Pompeo has said that Beijing is using Covid crisis to bully its neighbours and militarise the South China Sea. He said rather than helping the world during this Covid crisis, the Chinese Communist Party is bullying itsContinue reading “US: China Bully Its Neighbours”

Unemployed surge in Finland

Number of unemployed jobseekers rose in June Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment 21.7.2020  A total of 416,900 unemployed jobseekers were registered at the Employment and Economic Development Offices at the end of June, showing a year-on-year increase of 162,700. The number of unemployed jobseekers was down by 15,800 from the previous month. The number ofContinue reading “Unemployed surge in Finland”

Club of Nations hit by US sanctions

‘It’s high time we created club of countries hit by US sanctions’ – Iranian envoy to Russia. The states that have been targeted by Washington’s sanctions could unite to jointly counter the US policy, Iranian Ambassador to Russia Kazem Jalali has said. “I believe it’s high time we created a club of countries hit byContinue reading “Club of Nations hit by US sanctions”

South-West Indian Sea Routes

Govt separates operation routes for merchant, fishing vessels in south-west Indian waters The new maritime sea routes will come into force from first of August. Shipping Minister Mansukh Mandaviya has said that the decision reflects centre’s commitment for ensuring ease of navigation in Indian waters. He said, it will also reduce instances of collision and willContinue reading “South-West Indian Sea Routes”

Hillary: Join my conversation

I’d like you to join my conversation with Lin-Manuel Miranda Naresh — I couldn’t have been more delighted when my friend Lin-Manuel Miranda agreed to join me for a conversation about the work he’s been doing during the COVID-19 health crisis and over the last few years, including with two Onward Together partners: Latino VictoryContinue reading “Hillary: Join my conversation”

EC Recovery NGEU

European Council reaches agreement on EU recovery package Government Communications Department 21.7.2020 8.29 | Published in English on 21.7.2020 On Tuesday 21 July at its special meeting in Brussels, the European Council reached an agreement on the EU recovery package. The solution will boost the reactivation of the Member States’ economies and support Europe’s recovery from the effectsContinue reading “EC Recovery NGEU”

Fresh Rains in Delhi

Fresh spell of heavy rains lashes Delhi A fresh spell of heavy rains lashed the national capital on Tuesday. Many low-lying areas are inundated and affected traffic movement in parts of the city.  The India Meteorological Department (IMD) had predicted isolated heavy to very heavy rains in Delhi and neighbouring areas today and tomorrow.  WeatherContinue reading “Fresh Rains in Delhi”