The White House has warned Uganda of possible economic “repercussions” if a new bill to crack down on homosexual activities become law ... “So, we’ll have to take a look. No decisions. We’re watching this very, very closely ... .
Canada's population grew by over a million people for the first time ever in 2022, the government said on Wednesday. The country's population increased from 38,516,138 on 1 January, 2022 to 39,566,248 people on 1 January 2023, Statistics Canada said. It also marked Canada's highest annual population growth rate - 2.7% - since 1957... .
The British government has announced it will provide Ukraine with armour-piercing rounds containing depleted uranium – a byproduct of the uranium-enrichment process needed to create nuclear weapons. PresidentVladimir Putin warned Russia would “respond accordingly given that the collective West is starting to use weapons with a ‘nuclear component'”.
MalawiPresidentLazarus Chakwera is appealing for additional humanitarian assistance for thousands of Malawians displaced by CycloneFreddy, which has killed more than 500 people in the country ... Though the country is receiving a lot of local and international assistance for the victims, he said, more aid is needed ... .
Paris, (UrduPoint / PakistanPointNews - 23rd Mar, 2023 ) .France braced for more transport woes and a new day of nationwide protests on Thursday after a defiant PresidentEmmanuel Macron pledged to implement a contentious pensions overhaul by year-end ... The centrist president was first elected in 2017 with pledges to radically reform France ... ....
Josh Sigurdson reports on the large sums of money governments throughout the world are forced to pay in the face of mounting lawsuits ... In the UK, people are being awarded $141,000 for vaccine death or injury which is of course an insult to the millions who've died ... You can't pay people off for ruining their life or potentially killing them ... .
PresidentXi Jinping and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin were filmed saying warm goodbyes as their two-day meeting ended with China’s leader saying they were driving geopolitical change around the world ... A video of Xi’s departure on Wednesday was filmed with translators speaking for both men ... The Russian president responded. “I agree.” ... .