Didi stock tumbles after China suspends registration of new users

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinRedditTumblr The suspension comes just two days after China’s largest ride-hailing service, which forced Uber out of mainland China five years ago, went public on the NYSE in the biggest US share offering by a Chinese company since Alibaba debuted in 2014. China put the suspension in place “to prevent the expansion of risk” […]

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Renovated Harry Truman museum and library in Missouri set to reopen in July with COVID-19 restrictions-Living News , Firstpost

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinRedditTumblr The previous museum had showcased Truman’s political life and presidency and relegated his personal life in Missouri to the basement. Now, his story is told in a more linear way. Museum director Kurt Graham leads a tour of the Harry S Truman Presidential Library and Museum Wednesday, June 9, 2021, in Independence, Mo. […]

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Taiwan’s foreign minister says ‘we need to prepare’ for military conflict with China

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinRedditTumblr The incursion — by 28 Chinese warplanes including fighter jets and bombers — did not violate Taiwanese sovereign airspace or international law, but it was seen as show of strength by China’s People’s Liberation Army. “As Taiwan decision makers, we cannot take any chances, we have to be prepared,” Wu told CNN in […]

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Father’s Day 2021: From Kramer Vs Kramer to Piku, a look at 10 movies that celebrate fatherhood-World News , Firstpost

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinRedditTumblr An occasion for celebrating fatherhood, Father’s Day is usually observed in India on the third Sunday of June. This year, it will be celebrated on 20 June Fathers Day is celebrated to acknowledge and appreciate the role of fatherhood on the third Sunday of June. As art imitates life, there have been many […]

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Denmark’s Martin Braithwaite criticizes UEFA for resuming game following Christian Eriksen’s collapse

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinRedditTumblr The match was suspended following prolonged efforts from the medical staff to resuscitate Eriksen with CPR and a defibrillator. Players from both teams were visibly distressed as he was being attended to by medics. When it was announced the match would be restarted, UEFA said in a statement the decision was made “following […]

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Israel claims Hamas tried to disrupt Iron Dome from Gaza tower that housed news outlets

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinRedditTumblr The Israeli air force bombed the 12-story al-Jalaa tower on 15 May, roughly an hour after ordering all occupants to evacuate A Palestinian boy walks past the ruins of his home following an Israeli airstrike in Gaza City. Samar Abu Elouf/The New York Times Gaza City: Israel’s ambassador to the United States said […]

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Few Israelis wanted a leader to the right of Netanyahu. Naftali Bennett is set to oust his old boss anyway.

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinRedditTumblr Two years later, he’s on the verge of becoming the country’s next prime minister. A former chief of staff to then-opposition leader Benjamin Netanyahu, Bennett could now unseat his former boss, bringing an end to Netanyahu’s run as the country’s longest serving prime minister. Bennett has signed onto a historic coalition agreement with […]

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Florida: Two dead, over 20 injured in shooting outside banquet hall in Miami county-World News , Firstpost

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinRedditTumblr Three people got out of an SUV and opened fire into a crowd outside the El Mula banquet hall with assault rifles and handguns, Miami-Dade police director said Two people died and an estimated 20 to 25 people were injured in a shooting outside a banquet hall in South Florida, police said. AP […]

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Archaeologists recover victims of the Spanish Civil War

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinRedditTumblr The team of forensic archaeologists and anthropologists are working to find, exhume and identify those who were killed by the Franco regime at the cemetery in the town of Almagro between 1939 and 1940, at the end of the Spanish Civil War, according to a press release from Cranfield University published Monday. Researchers […]

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Explainer: From no-masking to travelling, how the world is easing COVID-19 restrictions-World News , Firstpost

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinRedditTumblr At a time when India continues to grapple with a spiralling COVID outbreak, hitting a record daily number of deaths, Europe and the US are ready to resume life as usual after months of punishing restrictions. At a time when India continues to grapple with a spiralling COVID outbreak, hitting a record daily number […]

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