Barack Obama , Oprah Winfrey And Several Others Remember George Floyd On His First Death Anniversary - Impact News India
People around the world marked the first death anniversary of George Floyd, a Black man who was murdered by a white police officer in Minneapolis, US. Floyd, 46, died after Derek Chauvin knelt on his neck for about nine and a half minutes. Chauvin was convicted last month of murder and faces sentencing on June 25.
Racing Against Time : Japan Accelerates Vaccine Roll Out In A Desperate Bid To Host Olympics Just Two Months Away - Impact News India
Japan has apparently mobilised military doctors and nurses to give shots to elderly people in Tokyo and Osaka as the government desperately tries to accelerate its vaccination rollout and curb coronavirus infections just two months before hosting the Olympics, reported AP .
Political Crisis In Nepal : President Dissolves Parliament, Announces Mid-Term Polls In November - Impact News India
Nepal President Bidya Devi Bhandari has in a surprise move dissolved the House of Representatives and announced mid-term polls on November 12 and 19 after she determined that both embattled Prime Minister K P Sharma Oli and the Opposition alliance were not in a position to form a government.
US President Joe Biden Calls Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Backs Ceasefire Move With Hamas - Impact News India
US President Joe Biden, in a call with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu , expressed his support for a ceasefire in the fighting between Israeli forces and Hamas, the Palestinian military group in Gaza.
United Nations Concerned As The Brutal Military Crackdown In Myanmar Shows No Sign Of Ending - Impact News India
One hundred days since the Myanmar military coup, the “brutal” repression of protesters has continued, despite all international efforts to end the violence, the UN rights office (OHCHR) said on Tuesday (local time).
Second Innings : Sadiq Khan Wins Second Term As London Mayor, Thanks Supporters In His Tweets - Impact News India
Sadiq Khan has been re-elected as Mayor of London for a second term after beating his closest rival with a vote share of 55.2 per cent versus 44.8 per cent in an election that was closer than expected.
Maldives President Slams Attack On Former President Mohamed Nasheed - Impact News India
The Maldives President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih has said that an explosion that wounded former leader Mohamed Nasheed was an attack on the country’s democracy and economy and said Australian police would assist the investigation.
Setting The Target : US President Jo Biden Tweets, Aims To Get 70 % Adults Vaccinated By July 4 - Impact News India
US President Joe Biden has set a new vaccination goal to deliver at least one shot to 70 per cent of adult Americans by July 4 as he tackles the vexing problem of winning over the ‘doubters’ and those unmotivated to get inoculated.
Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan Plans To Take Forward His Own Crazy Termed Artificial Canal Plan - Impact News India
Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, after trying to change the country’s history through his involvement in numerous conflicts in the Middle East and Nagorno Karabakh, appears to be determined to change the geography also by trying to create a second Bosporus strait, reported ANI.