Canadian billionaire Barry Zekelman’s company received millions to help build Trump’s border wall

Canadian billionaire Barry Zekelman’s company received millions to help build Trump’s border wall

Barry Zekelman, chief executive of Zekelman Industries, at the Atlas Tube steel plant in Ontario on April 29, 2019.MARK FELIX/The New York Times A company controlled by a Canadian steel billionaire involved in illegal donations to a Donald Trump campaign group received at least US$58-million in contracts to help build the former president’s wall along … Read more

Mumbai artist draws mural of Sidhu Moose Wala to pay tribute to the late singer | Trending

Mumbai artist draws mural of Sidhu Moose Wala to pay tribute to the late singer |  Trending

In a heartfelt tribute to the late Punjabi singer-rapper Sidhu Moose Wala, a graffiti artist from Mumbai created the Punjabi singer’s portrait on a wall in his neighborhood Mulund. Neeraj Singh, 28, a Mumbai-based artist is a self-confessed fan of Sidhu Moose Wala since his breakthrough with the song ‘So High’ in 2018. After he … Read more

Shooting at Wisconsin cemetery leaves 2 wounded; no arrests

Shooting at Wisconsin cemetery leaves 2 wounded;  no arrests

June 2 (Reuters) – At least two people were injured when multiple gunshots were fired at people attending a funeral in the US state of Wisconsin on Thursday, police said. The incident came after deadly mass shootings at a supermarket in New York, an elementary school in Texas and a hospital in Oklahoma. Multiple gunshots … Read more

Kyiv police find three bound men they say were executed by Russian occupiers

Kyiv police find three bound men they say were executed by Russian occupiers

Forensic technicians exhume the bodies of civilians who Ukrainian officials say were killed during Russia’s invasion and then buried in a mass grave in the town of Bucha, outside Kyiv, Ukraine April 13, 2022. REUTERS/Volodymyr Petrov/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register KYIV, April 30 (Reuters) – Ukrainian police said on … Read more

Ukrainian mothers who survived shelling of maternity ward describe the day Russian forces opened fire

Ukrainian mothers who survived shelling of maternity ward describe the day Russian forces opened fire

A maternity poster, damaged by shrapnel, lies in the reception room of the Adonis Maternity Hospital in Buzova, Ukraine, on April 9.Photography by Anton Skyba/The Globe and Mail There is no mistaking the Adonis Maternity Hospital. The five-storey building is flanked with signs depicting mothers kissing babies and billboard-sized text identifying it as an obstetrics … Read more

US pushes to suspend Russia from UN human rights body

US pushes to suspend Russia from UN human rights body

BUCHAREST, April 4 (Reuters) – The United States will ask the UN General Assembly to suspend Russia from the Human Rights Council, the US ambassador to the United Nations said on Monday, after Ukraine accused Russian troops of killing dozens of civilians in the town of Bucha. A two-thirds majority vote by the 193-member assembly … Read more

Zelenskiy says Russian ‘war crimes’ in Ukraine make negotiations harder

Zelenskiy says Russian ‘war crimes’ in Ukraine make negotiations harder

BUCHA, Ukraine, April 4 (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy said on Monday he had become harder for his country to negotiate with Russia since Kyiv became aware of the scale of atrocities carried out by Russian troops in Ukraine. Zelenskiy spoke on national television from the town of Bucha in the Kyiv region, where … Read more