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International Kissing Day 2022: Celebrate The Universal Expression Of Love

International Kissing Day 2022: Celebrate The Universal Expression Of Love

Edited by NDTV News Desk | Wednesday July 06, 2022

International Kissing Day: Kisses have different types. But, what remains unchanged are the emotions that a kiss carries with it.

76 Million-Year-Old Gorgosaurus Skeleton To Be Auctioned In New York On July 28

76 Million-Year-Old Gorgosaurus Skeleton To Be Auctioned In New York On July 28

Edited by Diksha Rani | Wednesday July 06, 2022

A huge skeleton of a Gorgosaurus is up for auction, according to an announcement made by auction house Sotheby's. The Tyrannosaurus rex relative roamed the world around 76 million years ago.

China's New Covid Outbreaks Put Millions Under Lockdown - Again

China's New Covid Outbreaks Put Millions Under Lockdown - Again

Agence France-Presse | Wednesday July 06, 2022, Beijing

Tens of millions of people were under lockdown in China on Wednesday as businesses in a major tourist city were forced to shut their doors and fresh clusters sparked fears of a return to blanket restrictions.

Nadhim Zahawi: 5 Points On UK Minister Replacing Rishi Sunak

Nadhim Zahawi: 5 Points On UK Minister Replacing Rishi Sunak

Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Wednesday July 06, 2022

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson appointed Nadhim Zahawi as finance minister on Tuesday, replacing Rishi Sunak who quit earlier in the day.

If Boris Johnson Is Ousted, Who Can Replace Him?

If Boris Johnson Is Ousted, Who Can Replace Him?

Reuters | Wednesday July 06, 2022, London

Britain's finance and health ministers resigned in quick succession on Tuesday, in moves that put the future of Prime Minister Boris Johnson in peril after a series of scandals that have damaged his administration.

UK's Boris Johnson On The Brink As 2 Top Ministers Quit, Faces Questions

UK's Boris Johnson On The Brink As 2 Top Ministers Quit, Faces Questions

Reuters | Wednesday July 06, 2022, London

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will face questions in parliament followed by a grilling by senior lawmakers on Wednesday, with his premiership on the brink after a slew of resignations from ministers saying he was not fit to govern.

Boris Johnson Faces High-Stakes Parliament Encounters Today As Top Ministers Quit

Boris Johnson Faces High-Stakes Parliament Encounters Today As Top Ministers Quit

Agence France-Presse | Wednesday July 06, 2022, London

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson faces two high-stakes encounters in parliament on Wednesday after his government was rocked by the shock departures of two senior ministers.

Parents Shot Dead, 2-Year-Old Was Wandering Alone At US Shooting Site

Parents Shot Dead, 2-Year-Old Was Wandering Alone At US Shooting Site

Edited by Aditi Gautam | Wednesday July 06, 2022, Chicago

The parents of a 2-year-old child, Aiden, who was found wandering alone after the mass shooting at a Fourth of July parade in a Chicago suburb, were killed during the massacre, reports have said.

"I Need To Just Do It": US Shooting Suspect's Chilling Video With Bullets

"I Need To Just Do It": US Shooting Suspect's Chilling Video With Bullets

Edited by Chandrajit Mitra | Wednesday July 06, 2022

Robert "Bobby" Crimo, who allegedly opened fire at a July 4 holiday parade in a Chicago suburb, had posted multiple songs and videos online which referred to mass shootings. At least six people were killed and dozens injured in Monday's shooting.

UN, US Call For Investigation Into Deadly Uzbekistan Protest

UN, US Call For Investigation Into Deadly Uzbekistan Protest

Agence France-Presse | Wednesday July 06, 2022, Geneva

UN human rights chief Michelle Bachelet and the United States both called Tuesday for a swift investigation into the deadly clashes at mass protests in Uzbekistan.

US July 4 Parade Shooting Suspect Charged With 7 Counts Of Murder

US July 4 Parade Shooting Suspect Charged With 7 Counts Of Murder

Agence France-Presse | Wednesday July 06, 2022, Highland Park, United States

A 21-year-old man who allegedly opened fire on a July 4 parade in a wealthy Chicago suburb while disguised in women's clothing was charged with seven counts of first-degree murder on Tuesday, prosecutors said.

Canada Becomes 1st Country To Ratify Finland, Sweden's Bid To Join NATO

Canada Becomes 1st Country To Ratify Finland, Sweden's Bid To Join NATO

Reuters | Wednesday July 06, 2022, Ottawa

Canada became the first country to formally ratify Finland and Sweden's accession to NATO in an accelerated process completed shortly after member nations signed off on the nuclear-armed alliance's expansion on Tuesday.

Pak Government In Talks With Terror Group To "End Violence"

Pak Government In Talks With Terror Group To "End Violence"

Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 06, 2022, Islamabad

A Pakistan parliamentary panel on Tuesday formally endorsed the talks with the banned Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) to end the violence in the country, linking the final outcome of the dialogue with the approval of the government.

UK PM Names New Finance Minister After Rishi Sunak Resigns

UK PM Names New Finance Minister After Rishi Sunak Resigns

Agence France-Presse | Wednesday July 06, 2022, London

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson late Tuesday named his Iraqi-born education secretary, Nadhim Zahawi, as finance minister after the shock resignation of Rishi Sunak.

"Lack Of Seriousness": US Slams Iran Over New Demands In Nuclear Talks

"Lack Of Seriousness": US Slams Iran Over New Demands In Nuclear Talks

Reuters | Wednesday July 06, 2022, Washington

Iran has repeatedly introduced, over the recent weeks and months, extraneous demands that go beyond the confines of the nuclear deal struck in 2015, State Department spokesperson Ned Price said on Tuesday.