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"Ouch. Inflation Is...": Jeff Bezos Slams Biden Appeal To Lower Fuel Rates

"Ouch. Inflation Is...": Jeff Bezos Slams Biden Appeal To Lower Fuel Rates

Agence France-Presse | Monday July 04, 2022, New York

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos has criticised President Joe Biden for calling on oil companies to lower sky-high gasoline prices, prompting the White House to come to the US leader's defense on Sunday.

2 Women Killed In Shark Attack While Swimming In Egypt's Red Sea

2 Women Killed In Shark Attack While Swimming In Egypt's Red Sea

Agence France-Presse | Monday July 04, 2022, Cairo

Two women, one Austrian and the other Romanian, were killed in a shark attack this week off the coast of Egypt, Egypt's environment ministry and the tourists' respective foreign ministries said Sunday.

Video Of Cops Killing Black Man Released, More Protests In US

Video Of Cops Killing Black Man Released, More Protests In US

Agence France-Presse | Monday July 04, 2022, Washington

Several hundred protesters marched Sunday in Akron, Ohio after the release of body camera footage that showed police fatally shooting a Black man with several dozen rounds of bullets.

British Army's Twitter, YouTube Accounts Hacked, Posts Made On Crypto

British Army's Twitter, YouTube Accounts Hacked, Posts Made On Crypto

Reuters | Monday July 04, 2022, London

The British Army regained control of its Twitter and YouTube accounts on Sunday after they were briefly hacked and used to post about cryptocurrencies and non-fungible tokens.

"They're Everywhere": Microplastics In Oceans, Air And Human Body

"They're Everywhere": Microplastics In Oceans, Air And Human Body

Agence France-Presse | Sunday July 03, 2022, Paris

From ocean depths to mountain peaks, humans have littered the planet with tiny shards of plastic. We have even absorbed these microplastics into our bodies -- with uncertain implications.

3 Dead In Copenhagen Mall Shooting, Cops Checking Terror Angle

3 Dead In Copenhagen Mall Shooting, Cops Checking Terror Angle

Agence France-Presse | Sunday July 03, 2022, Copenhagen, Denmark

Three people were killed and several wounded in a shooting at a Copenhagen mall Sunday, Danish police said, adding they had arrested one suspect, a 22-year-old Dane.

Glacier Collapses In Italian Alps, 6 Dead: Rescuers

Glacier Collapses In Italian Alps, 6 Dead: Rescuers

Agence France-Presse | Sunday July 03, 2022, Rome, Italy

An avalanche sparked by the collapse of the largest glacier in the Italian Alps killed at least six people and injured eight others on Sunday, an emergency services spokeswoman said.

Man Dies After Truck Powered By Jet Engines Crashes During Air Show In US

Man Dies After Truck Powered By Jet Engines Crashes During Air Show In US

Agence France-Presse | Sunday July 03, 2022, Washington

The driver of a truck powered by jet engines was killed during a high-speed accident in front of spectators at an air show in the US state of Michigan. The man identified as Chris Darnell died at the Battle Field of Flight Air Show.

"Respect To The Diva": Video Shows Adele Pausing London Concert Midway To Help Fans

"Respect To The Diva": Video Shows Adele Pausing London Concert Midway To Help Fans

Edited by Bhavya Sukheja | Sunday July 03, 2022

British singer-songwriter Adele is winning hearts online after videos of her stopping a live concert to help a fan in distress surfaced on social media.

Sri Lanka Left With Less Than A Day's Worth Of Fuel: Sri Lankan Minister

Sri Lanka Left With Less Than A Day's Worth Of Fuel: Sri Lankan Minister

Agence France-Presse | Sunday July 03, 2022, Colombo

Sri Lanka has less than a day's worth of fuel left, the energy minister said Sunday, with public transport grinding to a halt. He said the petrol reserves in the country were at about 4,000 tonnes.

Viral Video Shows Devotees In US Celebrating Rath Yatra Festival On Florida Beach

Viral Video Shows Devotees In US Celebrating Rath Yatra Festival On Florida Beach

Edited by Bhavya Sukheja | Sunday July 03, 2022

A video of Lord Jagannath's Rath Yatra being held at Florida beach in the United States is going viral on the internet.

Builders Let Farmers Pay For Homes In Watermelons, Peaches In China

Builders Let Farmers Pay For Homes In Watermelons, Peaches In China

Agence France-Presse | Sunday July 03, 2022, Beijing

Struggling developers in China have started taking payment for homes in watermelons, peaches and other agricultural produce as they attempt to lure buyers deterred by a property market slump, state media reported.

Amber Heard Asks Court To Dismiss Verdict In Defamation Case Involving Johnny Depp: Report

Amber Heard Asks Court To Dismiss Verdict In Defamation Case Involving Johnny Depp: Report

Edited by NDTV News Desk | Sunday July 03, 2022

Amber Heard’s attorneys contended that the $10 million verdict given to her ex-husband, Johnny Depp, is not supported by available evidence

Russia Says It Now Controls Entire Lugansk Region Of Ukraine

Russia Says It Now Controls Entire Lugansk Region Of Ukraine

Agence France-Presse | Sunday July 03, 2022, Moscow

Russia-Ukraine war: Russia's defence minister, Sergei Shoigu, said Sunday that Moscow's forces have taken the strategic Ukrainian city of Lysychansk and now control the entire region of Lugansk.

Russia Claims It Has Encircled Key Eastern Ukrainian City Of  Lysychansk

Russia Claims It Has Encircled Key Eastern Ukrainian City Of Lysychansk

Reuters | Sunday July 03, 2022

Russian troops have encircled the eastern Ukrainian city of Lysychansk, Ukraine's last major stronghold in the Luhansk region, the Russian defence ministry said on Sunday.