Benjamin Netanyahu slams proposed sanctions on Israeli military

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says he will fight sanctions being imposed on any Israeli military units for alleged rights violations, after media reports said Washington was planning such a step. Axios news site on Saturday reported Washington was planning to impose sanctions on Israel’s Netzah Yehuda battalion, which has operated in the occupied West … Read more

Ukrainian and Western leaders laud US aid package

By SAMYA KULLAB and ELISE MORTON (Associated Press) KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian and Western leaders on Sunday welcomed a desperately needed aid package passed by the U.S. House of Representatives, as the Kremlin warned that passage of the bill would “further ruin” Ukraine and cause more deaths. Ukrainian commanders and analysts say the long-awaited … Read more

Columbia University protests continue for 5th day. What we know about the pro-Palestinian demonstrations.

Second week of protests at Columbia University set to begin Second week of protests at Columbia University set to begin 04:38 NEW YORK — Protests at Columbia University over the Israel-Hamas war continued for a fifth straight day Sunday, sparking more safety concerns for some students on campus.  More than 100 people have been arrested since … Read more

Elon Musk’s Robotaxi dreams plunge Tesla into chaos

Elon Musk’s underlings at Tesla Inc. are accustomed to chaos. It comes with the territory of working for a chief executive who sets exacting targets and often abruptly switches directions — whose biographer describes his more intense moods as “demon mode.”But even by Tesla standards, this year has been unruly. Its stock has slid more … Read more

Ukrainian and Western leaders laud US aid package

By Samya Kullab and Elise Morton | Associated Press KYIV, Ukraine — Ukrainian and Western leaders on Sunday welcomed a desperately needed aid package passed by the U.S. House of Representatives, as the Kremlin warned that passage of the bill would “further ruin” Ukraine and cause more deaths. Ukrainian leaders and analysts say the long-awaited … Read more

President Muizzu Ruling Party Peoples National Congress Secures Supermajority, Know Details

Home News Maldives Elections 2024: President Muizzu’s Ruling Party People’s National Congress Secures Supermajority, Know Details The Maldives Parliamentary Elections 2024 were recently conducted in which the People’s National Congress (PNC) secured supermajority in the Parliament with 60 seats. Check details… Maldives President Mohamed Muizzu New Delhi: Maldives has been in the news for quite … Read more

Australia news live: job-sharing MP idea ‘just doesn’t work’, Birmingham says; human rights concerns over WA detention centre | Coronavirus

‘It just doesn’t work’: Liberal senator weighs in on job-sharing MP proposal Sarah Basford Canales It should come as little surprise that Australia’s major political parties are not warming to the idea of allowing parliamentarians to job-share after one left-of-field proposal over the weekend. To recap, two Melbourne women – Lucy Bradlow and Bronwen Bock … Read more

Tram ‘tilts’ when it hits guard rail, injuring 15 people at Universal Studios near Los Angeles

A group of amusement park visitors were injured Saturday evening in a Universal Studios tram accident near Los Angeles. The Los Angeles County Fire Department was dispatched shortly after 9 p.m on Saturday and transferred 15 patients to hospitals with minor injuries. The California Highway Patrol said a tour was underway at the studio in … Read more

Terry Anderson, reporter held captive in Lebanon, dead at 76

LOS ANGELES – Terry Anderson, the globe-trotting Associated Press correspondent who became one of America’s longest-held hostages after he was snatched from a street in war-torn Lebanon in 1985 and held for nearly seven years, has died at 76. Anderson, who chronicled his abduction and torturous imprisonment by Islamic militants in his best-selling 1993 memoir … Read more