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Сlimate Activists Block Oil Terminals Across UK in Protest Against Fossil Fuels Use
April 1, 2022, 10:04 AM
LONDON (Sputnik) – Hundreds of climate activists have blocked access roads to 10 oil terminals across the UK in protest against the use of fossil fuels and to call on the government to stop any expansion of oil and gas production, the Just Stop Oil environmental group said on Friday.
Over 50 People Arrested After Protests in Sri Lanka - Photos, Videos
April 1, 2022, 9:27 AM
NEW DELHI (Sputnik) - Sri Lankan police said that a total of 54 people were arrested near the president's residence during the protests sparked by deepening economic crisis on the island.
Russian FM Lavrov Holds Press Conference After Talks With Indian Counterpart Jaishankar in New Delhi
April 1, 2022, 9:22 AM
On 31 March, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov arrived in India to meet with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Foreign Minister Subramanyam Jaishankar.
Israel PM's Residence Remains In Jerusalem But Bennett Prefers His Hometown, Evoking Tweeps' Ire
April 1, 2022, 9:17 AM
Recently, it was revealed that Israel had invested some $14 million in the renovation of the Israeli premiere's private villa, which will come out from the pockets of the country's taxpayers. This is despite Bennett being expected to leave his position in mid-2023.
Euro Area Annual Inflation Speeds Up to Record 7.5% in March, Eurostat's Preliminary Estimate Shows
April 1, 2022, 9:05 AM
On Wednesday, president of the European Central Bank (ECB) Christine Lagarde said that inflation in the Eurozone is likely to be driven by three factors – high energy prices worldwide, growing pressure in the food sector and certain manufacturing bottlenecks.
'Messi Will Be Back Doing Great Things Again': Ronaldinho Confident of PSG Star's Return to Form
April 1, 2022, 8:33 AM
At Barcelona, Lionel Messi was a goal scoring behemoth, but it hasn't been smooth sailing since he arrived at the Parc des Princes last summer. The Argentine has only managed to hit the net 7 times for Paris Saint-Germain (PSG), leading to severe criticism from all quarters. However, a Brazilian legend has now come out in support of him.
'Political Bias': NY State's Democrat-Drawn Redistricting Maps Tossed by Judge as 'Gerrymandering’
April 1, 2022, 8:32 AM
The decision in New York followed a redistricting defeat in the Maryland courts for Democrats, when a judge ordered a new congressional map to be drawn after ruling the new one would unfairly hurt Republicans' chances in the state.
"I Have Enough and I've Done Enough": Hollywood Star Jim Carrey Retires from Acting After 45 Years https://sputniknews.com/20220401/i-have-enough-and-ive-done-enough-hollywood-star-jim-carrey-retires-from-acting-after-45-years--1094380862.html
April 1, 2022, 8:11 AM
Canadian-born star Jim Carrey carved a niche for himself in Hollywood with many hit movies such as ‘The Mask’, one of his most iconic film roles from the ’90s. This was followed by 'Dumb and Dumber', 'Batman Forever', 'Liar Liar', and 'Bruce Almighty' making him one of the most successful lead actors of the decade.
‘Unethical Behaviour, Sketchy Business’: GOP Reps Demand WH Docs on Hunter Biden’s Foreign Dealings
April 1, 2022, 7:58 AM
Earlier, citing the need for “accountability”, Rep. Darrell Issa, R-Calif., demanded that the White House and ex-US intelligence officials preserve all Hunter Biden-related records for a ‘GOP probe’ after the authenticity of emails extracted from a laptop POTUS’ son reportedly abandoned at a repair shop in 2019 was confirmed by The New York Times.
Swedish Basket Star Suspended From National Team for Joining Russian Club
April 1, 2022, 7:33 AM
Following Russia's special operation in Ukraine, numerous sports federations have shunned Moscow, refusing Russian participants the opportunity to compete in international events. Many foreign athletes have chosen to leave their Russian clubs. Swedish basketball star Jonas Jerebko has landed in hot water for doing the opposite.
Serbian Coal Mine Collapse Kills 8 Workers, Injures 20 Others – Doctors
April 1, 2022, 7:18 AM
Eight miners were killed and 20 more were injured in an accident at the Soko mine in Serbia near the town of Soko Banya, according to Serbian national television citing a Aleksinac state-funded health centre head.
Denmark's Combat Vehicles So Worn-Out They Must Be Driven by Truck, Report Says
April 1, 2022, 6:56 AM
Due to their poor condition, Danish infantry combat vehicles are only allowed to drive a maximum of 1,800 kilometres over a three-year period, which amounts to 1.6 kilometres per day.
Watch: Jada Pinkett Smith's Reaction After Will Smith Slapped Chris Rock at 2022 Oscars Goes Viral
April 1, 2022, 6:51 AM
Comedian Chris Rock made headlines after getting slapped by actor Will Smith for mocking his wife, actress Jada Pinkett Smith, while presenting the Oscars at the 94th Academy Awards. This sparked off a massive social media uproar as netizens slammed Smith's behaviour and the Academy itself called for a probe into the incident.
Political Dialogue Between Russia, NATO Impossible in Current Conditions - Russian Diplomat
April 1, 2022, 6:16 AM
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Political dialogue between Russia and NATO is impossible in the current conditions, it makes no sense to even talk about the conditions for resuming contacts, Nikolay Kobrinets, the head of the Russian foreign ministry's European cooperation department, told Sputnik.
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