Another earthquake struck Turkey, taking the number of quakes since Monday morning to five.
Two fresh earthquakes of 5.6 and 5.7 magnitude hit Turkey on Tuesday, a day after three deadly quakes also felt in Syria, Lebanon and Israel, rocked the country, having claimed around 5,000 lives so far.
World Athletics bans transgender women athletes; Ukraine receives first four of 13 Soviet-era MiG-29 jets from Slovakia; TikTok CEO grilled by US Congress, calls India’s ban as ‘theoretical’; US conducts air strikes in Syria after Iranian drone attack kills American contractor.
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On Thursday, the US military carried out multiple air strikes in Syria against Iran-aligned groups. The attacks came hours after an American contractor was killed, while five US troops and another contractor were injured following a deadly drone strike by the groups. Both the attack on US personnel and the retaliation were disclosed by the Pentagon at the same time late on Thursday.
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TikTok CEO says the app has never shared US data with the Chinese government; Sri Lanka receives first tranche of IMF bailout package, to get $330 million; South Korea and US to hold largest live-fire drills amid North Korea tension; Israel launches aerial attacks at Aleppo airport in Syria; Afghanistan and Pakistan rocked by a powerful 6.5 quake, 11 people reported dead.
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The first four of 13 Soviet-era MiG-29 fighter jets that Slovakia decided to give Ukraine have been transferred to the Ukrainian air force. On Thursday, the warplanes were flown from Slovakia to Ukraine by Ukrainian pilots with help from the Slovak Air Force.
#Slovakia #RussiaUkraineWar #JaroslavNad
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi has been disqualified as a member of the Lok Sabha from the date of his conviction by a Surat court in the criminal defamation case on March 23 over his 'Modi surname' remark.
#RahulGandhi #RahulGandhiDefamationCase #SuratCourt
Today in the early hours, on March 24, filmmaker and writer Pradeep Sarkar passed away at the age of 68 at 3.30 am. The popular filmmaker is known for directing hit films like Parineeta, Laga Chunari Mein Daag, Mardaani and Helicopter Eela.
#PradeepSarkar #PradeepSarkarPassesAway #RIPPradeepSarkar
Hindenburg shorts Jack Dorsey's payments firm Block; US Federal Reserve raises interest rates a quarter-point amid banking turmoil; Lebanon protests: 'Switzerland Of Middle East' engulfed by the worst economic crisis in decades; Prince William makes surprise trip to Poland border to thank British and Polish troops.
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Yesterday, Lebanese security forces fired tear gas at hundreds of protesters, mostly retired members of the security forces, who had gathered near government buildings in Beirut in anger over worsening economic conditions.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu departs from 10 Downing Street after meeting with Rishi Sunak this morning. Report by Czubalam. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
Defend Israeli Democracy stage a protest on Whitehall as Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu meets with Rishi Sunak. The protesters say Netanyahu is discriminating minorities and attempting to politicise the judicial system. Report by Czubalam. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu meets with Rishi Sunak at 10 Downing Street this morning. Report by Czubalam. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
New Zealand: Two earthquakes hit Kermadec Islands within a span of two days; Cyclone Freddy brings deadly flooding to South East Africa; 186 US banks at risk as SVB collapses; Police barge inside Imran..