Author: sempurna

  • Biden Meets Xi as US-China Military And Economic Tensions Continue to Escalate

    UNITED STATES: On Wednesday, President Joe Biden and Chinese leader Xi Jinping will meet after a year, aiming to address military conflicts, drug trafficking, artificial intelligence, and tensions between their countries. However, substantial progress on major differences between the economic superpowers might not occur immediately. – Advertisement – Officials on both sides of the Pacific…

  • 7 Beauty Travel Essentials

    “Pack only what you really need,” they say. You know you’ve heard this every time you plan a trip, but how do you narrow down all your clothes and beauty travel essentials into a limited space? Sometimes, you have to do it, though.  Maybe you don’t want to pay extra for checked baggage. Or there’s only…

  • US Supreme Court Releases Ethics Rule for Justices amid Criticism

    UNITED STATES: The U.S. Supreme Court has unveiled its first-ever code of conduct to govern the ethical behavior of its nine justices, responding to external pressures following revelations of undisclosed lavish trips and close ties with wealthy supporters. The code has received mixed feedback, with some critics noting a perceived lack of an enforcement system.…

  • House Speaker’s Strategy to Avert a Shutdown Encounters Opposition from Both Parties

    UNITED STATES: Speaker of the House of Representatives Mike Johnson of the United States announced a Republican stopgap budget bill on Saturday with the intention of preventing a government shutdown in one week, but Congressmen of both parties swiftly opposed the bill. In contrast to regular continuing resolutions, or “CRs,” which provide funding to federal…

  • Minnesota Timberwolves Booked Victory Over the San Antonio Spurs By 117-110

    In The NBA Season Tournament Opener Minnesota Timberwolves Defeated San Antonio Spurs, In the season rookie sensation Victor Wembanyama run best performance who scored 29. Huge Contribution of Wembanyama who shooting a best performance against San Antonio Spurs. FIVE IN A ROWWWWW pic.twitter.com/eL1u6mg2TL — Minnesota Timberwolves (@Timberwolves) November 11, 2023 Wembanyama’s impressive performance securing the…

  • Sánchez’s Contentious Amnesty Proposal for Power Sparked Fury in Spain

    SPAIN: Daily right-wing demonstrations against Spain’s acting Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez have become more violent. They underscored growing tensions as he attempted to negotiate a contentious amnesty law. On Tuesday, approximately 7,000 protesters assembled outside the headquarters of Sánchez’s Socialist Party in Madrid. He is getting ready for an investiture vote, which is anticipated to…

  • Ethics Panel Meeting on ‘Cash-for-Query’ Allegations Involving TMC MP Mahua Moitra Delayed

    INDIA: The Lok Sabha Ethics Committee is looking into Trinamool Congress MP Mahua Moitra’s “cash-for-query” scandal. She has taken a jab at the committee after its meeting to approve a draft report on her “unethical conduct” was postponed. November 9 was chosen as the new date for the “consideration and adoption” of the ethics panel’s…

  • Ron DeSantis Garners Pivotal Iowa Governor Endorsement in GOP Race

    UNITED STATES: Kim Reynolds, the governor of Iowa, endorsed Republican presidential candidate Ron DeSantis on Monday, giving the Florida governor crucial backing in his effort to cut down on former President Donald Trump’s sizable lead in the polls. At a Des Moines rally where DeSantis also spoke, Reynolds addressed a crowd of cheering supporters, saying,…

  • Trump Tangles with Judge at NY Business Fraud Trial, Complains of ‘Unfair’ Treatment 

    UNITED STATES: In a civil fraud trial related to his New York business, Donald Trump complained of unfair treatment while delivering defiant, rambling testimony on the witness stand on Monday, triggering the judge at one point to threaten to shorten his testimony. During the inquiry into his company’s financial practices, the ex-U.S. president visibly irritated…

  • Blinken’s Middle East Diplomacy: Calls for Ceasefires, Ongoing Protests and Diplomatic Challenges

    UNITED STATES: US Secretary of State Antony Blinken has been rushing around the Middle East for the past three days in an attempt to keep a situation under control that may spiral out of control. On Friday, Blinken called on Israeli leaders to consider implementing temporary ceasefires as a means to facilitate the delivery of…