Quinn and Noah have their first interaction with one another!
Quinn and Noah have their first interaction with one another!
Japan's lower house of parliament voted down on Tuesday a no-confidence motion brought against the cabinet of Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga by opposition parties angered over its refusal to extend the current parliamentary session. The parties had sought a three-month extension of the session beyond its scheduled end on Wednesday, to tackle the COVID-19 pandemic as Japan rushes to ramp up vaccinations ahead of the Tokyo Olympics opening on July 23. "They are refusing our calls to extend parliament in the face of one of the worst crises for decades," Yukio Edano, leader of the main opposition Constitutional Democratic Party of Japan, told the lower house before the vote.
The 65-year-old actor suffered a severe brain injury after a scooter hit her while she was crossing the road in New York.
Businesses want the government to provide further cash grants and delay the tapering of government payments into the furlough scheme.
Prime minister Boris Johnson announced a four-week extension to England's lockdown.
A veteran public health expert warned top Indian officials in early March that a new variant of the coronavirus was spreading quickly in a rural district in the heart of the country and that the outbreak required urgent attention. Federal health authorities failed to respond adequately to that warning, Dr Subhash Salunke, who has 30 years of experience in public health in India, Indonesia and the United States, told Reuters. The variant, now known as B.1.617, triggered a catastrophic wave of coronavirus cases in India and has since spread to more than 40 other countries.
Ivory Coast is preparing for the return of former President Laurent Gbagbo on Thursday, a move that his supporters and the government hope will help ease tensions that have hung over the country since his arrest a decade ago. Supporters have been buying party memorabilia such as scarves, pouches and garments bearing Gbagbo's image in the Yopougon district of Abidjan, considered his political stronghold, since his return was confirmed on May 31. The government of President Alassane Ouattara, which initially objected to Gbago's party announcing his return date without official approval, has accepted the plan as part of ongoing efforts to smooth tensions.
GoPro footage captured the moment a skydiver in Poland drifted off course and landed on a soccer field in the middle of a game in the northern Polish city of Elblag after his parachute malfunctioned.This video shows Philipp Deja’s wingsuit jump from a plane, and his landing on the sports field on June 6.Deja told Storyful he and his friends were wingsuit-flying and everything was going well until it was time to open his parachute, and he noticed the lines were twisted.Deja tried to undo a knot for about two minutes, but he was rapidly approaching the ground and decided to cut away from his main parachute and open the reserve chute.“I was above the center of the city, and with my latitude I couldn’t go back to my drop zone where we normally landed,” Deja said. “I was searching for the best spot to land, and the football field was ideal for the landing.” Credit: Philipp Deja via Storyful
Israel is no longer requiring masks indoors, lifting one of its last coronavirus restrictions following a highly successful vaccination campaign. Israel has vaccinated around 85% of its adult population, allowing schools and businesses to fully reopen. Israel welcomed its first tour group late last month.
Dubai-based Emirates airline on Tuesday posted a $5.5 billion annual loss, its first in more than three decades, after the coronavirus pandemic devastated the aviation industry.
PETALING JAYA, June 15 ― Zeeneeshri Ramadass from Meatless Malaysian gave out free sandwiches to those affected by the first movement control order last year. This time around, the KL woman is...
A Canadian man accused of a violent anti-Muslim hate crime last week now faces terrorism charges, along with counts of first-degree murder and attempted murder.20 year old Nathaniel Veltman was arrested in London, Ontario last Sunday, shortly after running over a Muslim family with his truck, killing four of them.Canadian authorities said Monday Veltman's attack constituted terrorist activity.Canadian Deputy Prime Minister Chrystia Freeland reacted to the new charges, saying quote: "it is important for us identify the terrible threat that white supremacism poses to Canada and to Canadians."A 9-year-old boy, the sole survivor of the attack, was released from the hospital on Monday, according to local media.Him and his family were out for an evening walk near their home when they were run over on the sidewalk.It was the worst attack against Canadian Muslims since the Quebec City mosque shooting in 2017.So far, few details have emerged on why police say the attack was a pre-meditated hate crime.Due to a publication ban, details from Veltman's hearing on Monday cannot be revealed. He has not yet retained a lawyer.Veltman is due in court again on June 21.
"When I would see these movies like Die Hard and Rambo, I definitely felt under-represented,” says Jovovich.
Europe's top court on Tuesday said national data watchdogs in Europe may act against companies even if they are not lead regulators for the firms, in a blow to Facebook which has disputed the Belgian regulator's power. "Under certain conditions, a national supervisory authority may exercise its power to bring any alleged infringement of the GDPR before a court of a member state, even though that authority is not the lead supervisory authority with regard to that processing," the EU Court of Justice (CJEU) said.
South Africa prop Steven Kitshoff has a long history with Tadhg Furlong and knows exactly what his powerful Irish counterpart brings to the table as they prepare to square up in one of the key areas of the British & Irish Lions series next month. The Springboks used their scrum to outmuscle England in the 2019 Rugby World Cup final and will see it as a potent weapon during the three tests against the touring Lions that will be played on consecutive Saturdays from July 24. With the retirement of Tendai Mtawarira following that World Cup final, Kitshoff is the front-runner for the role to face up against Furlong.
The Ministry of Health (MOH) on Tuesday (15 June) confirmed 14 new COVID-19 cases in Singapore, taking the country's total case count to 62,315.
KUALA LUMPUR, June 15 — Singer, actor and director Datuk Yusry Abdul Halim and wife Datin Lisa Surihani welcomed the arrival of their new-born baby boy earlier this morning. The former KRU member...
As streamers continue to carve out their niches for specialized content, Netflix has established a firm foothold in original anime production of both established and original IP. On Tuesday morning, the platform outlined a group of exciting upcoming titles, headlined by the hugely anticipated “The Witcher: Nightmare of the Wolf” animated spinoff. In “The Witcher,” […]
Sharon is back – with threats and violence following in her wake. Plus Leanne takes the stand at Harvey’s trial, and Tyrone learns of a shock death.
PETALING JAYA, June 15 ― “Give it all you’ve got to cling on to life even if it’s just for one second.” Those are the words of Rabiatul Adawiah, a 35-year-old mum who survived Stage 4...
Is the curse of Home Farm about to strike again? Its owners have been a notoriously unlucky bunch and it’s now looking as though current occupant Kim Tate is about to meet her maker...