Japan to freeze assets of further 25 Russian individuals | Russia-Ukraine war

Move comes after Prime Minister Fumio Kishida announces steps to revoke Russia’s “most favored nation” trade status. Japan will freeze the assets of 25 more Russians and prohibit exports to 81 Russian organizations in response to Moscow’s war in Ukraine, the country’s foreign ministry said on Friday. The move comes after Prime Minister Fumio Kishida … Read more

Nicaragua expels international Red Cross representative

The spokeswoman said the reason behind the decision was not clear, and no government agency would confirm the expulsion. The Red Cross said it would continue its humanitarian work in Nicaragua. Red Cross personnel had visited demonstrators imprisoned following 2018 protests against the government. In a statement, the Association of Relatives of Political Prisoners called … Read more

‘Not just Bud’ for Chris Scott’s Cats to deal with, Bulldog’s scary episode during Blues loss

The Western Bulldogs’ loss to Carlton on Thursday night has been compounded by a concerning incident involving defending Hayden Crozier. Crozier collapsed at half time after complaining of light-headedness, and was substituted out of the game. He was spotted in the Bulldogs’ rooms during the third quarter hooked up to an ECG, but wasn’t taken … Read more

Kerry Washington Recreates Legally Blonde Scene For Reese Witherspoon – Hollywood Life

Kerry Washington is the ultimate Elle Woods in a recent Instagram, wishing BFF Reese Witherspoon a happy birthday in an adorable tribute video. What, like it’s hard? Kerry Washington just made the most amazing tribute to her pal Reese Witherspoon for her birthday, channeling Reese’s famous Legally Blonde character Elle Woods. In the March 24 … Read more

General Assembly passes resolution demanding aid access, by large majority — Global Issues

During its 11th Emergency Special Session, 193 Member States adopted a resolution – drafted by Ukraine and 90 co-sponsors entitled Humanitarian consequences of the aggression against Ukraine – with 140 votes in favour, five against – Russia, Syria, The Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (more commonly known as North Korea), Eritrea and Belarus – and … Read more

Sunak denies profiting from Putin’s regime through wife’s Infosys links

LONDON: UK chancellor of the exchequer Rishi Sunak has denied profiting from Russian President Putin’s regime during an uncomfortable interview on a UK TV news channel where he was questioned about the links he has to Infosys through his multi-millionaire wife Akshata. Infosys has a presence in Moscow and Akshata is the daughter of billionaire … Read more

Bangladesh v Australia: ICC Women’s Cricket World Cup – live! | Sport

9.33pm EDT 21:33 22nd over: Bangladesh 62-3 (Joty 7, Rumana 0) King chimes in with a maiden. It’s all only quiet. Shhh. Shhhhhh. But not so still. 9.30pm EDT 21:30 21st over: Bangladesh 62-3 (Joty 7, Rumana 0) Just one run from a leg side wide off Jonassen. Hmmmm. 9.26pm EDT 21:26 20th over: Bangladesh … Read more