An Arizona woman is accused of smuggling hundreds of illegal immigrants into the US after they coughed up as much as $15,000 a pop to get across the border, authorities say ... The caller said there were “multiple people kidnapped including her husband,” police said ... ....
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A gunman has been held for opening fire at a draft office and injuring one senior official in Russia’s Irkutsk region, officials said ...The draft office head was in hospital in a critical condition after being shot, said the local governor of the Irkutsk region Igor Kobzev. “There was an emergency in the area today ... ....
Chinese PresidentXi Jinping is currently under house arrest, several media reports claimed on Saturday, adding that the capital Beijing is currently under army control. The reports have not been confirmed by either Chinese credible media, or have been independently confirmed by India TV ...Army convoys leading to Beijing? ... Reports ... Also Read .�China.
Purges of senior officials and unfounded rumours of military coups in Beijing have fed into feverish speculation ahead of a key meeting of China’s ruling party next month, when president Xi Jinping is expected to be granted an unprecedented third term ...China ready for ‘fight’ over international action on Xinjiang human rights abuses. Read more ... .
In a victory speech, Ms Meloni struck a moderate tone, saying from her party’s headquarters in Rome... “Italy chose us ... / ... Santiago Abascal, the leader of Spain’s far-right Vox opposition party, tweeted that Ms Meloni “has shown the way for a proud and free Europe of sovereign nations that can cooperate on behalf of everybody’s security and prosperity”.
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Two rallies were held in Makhachkala on Sunday, one in support of the military operation in Ukraine and other against the partial mobilisation announced by Vladimir Putin. Footage published by the republic's government shows a rally with participants carrying flags of Russia and Dagestan... The sound of shooting in the air can be also heard ... .
Apple recently announced allowing app providers to sell NFTs on its App Store. While app providers appreciated the news, they could not help but worry about Apple charging a 30% cut in every NFT transaction. With over 984,000 games and 3.5 million apps, Apple’s App Store dominates the app market alongside GooglePlay Store ... Tags. NFT News ... ....
Secretary of StateAntonyBlinken said the U.S. has told Russian officials to “stop the loose talk” on potential use of nuclear weapon, following reports that the Biden administration has privately warned the Kremlin to stamp out the escalatory rhetoric ... “We’ve made that very clear.” ... .
A gunman wearing “Nazi symbols and a balaclava” shot 13 people dead, including seven children, in a rampage at a school in central Russia on Monday, officials say. The attack at School No. 88 in Izhevsk, around 600 miles east of Moscow, also left a further 14 children and seven adults wounded. The shooter killed himself after the massacre ... .
El valor de la libra esterlina se desplomó este lunes respecto al dólar estadounidense a su nivel más bajo desde 1971 después de que el ministro británico de Economía, Kwasi Kwarteng, insinuara ayer que no descarta introducir más recortes fiscales además de los anunciados la pasada semana ... .