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Princess of Wales makes first public appearance since cancer diagnosis

Catherine takes part in trooping the colour for king’s birthday but has said she is ‘not out of woods yet’The Princess of Wales is attending trooping the colour in a carriage, along with her three children, Prince George, Princess Charlotte and Prince Louis, in her first public appearance since revealing her cancer diagnosis.Catherine, who could be seen wearing white with navy details, was photographed earlier arriving at the event by car. Continue reading...

Wisconsin Republicans block PFAS cleanup until polluters are granted immunity

GOP-controlled committee thwarting distribution of $125m budgeted by legislature until polluter immunity approvedWisconsin Republicans are withholding $125m designated for cleanup of widespread PFAS contamination in drinking water and have said they will only release the funds in exchange for immunity for polluters.The move is part of a broader effort by Republicans in the state to steal power from the Democratic governor, Tony Evers, the funding’s supporters say, alleging such “political games” are putting residents’ health at risk. Continue reading...

Russia-Ukraine war: Putin’s peace plan ‘not serious’, says Germany as leaders gather to discuss end to war

Ahead of the peace summit in Switzerland, German chancellor Olaf Scholz said Putin’s comments were intended as a distractionWe have a bit more information on the news from Sweden’s armed forces that Swedish airspace was briefly violated by a Russian military jet on Friday.Two Gripen jets were sent up to meet the Russian plane, an SU-24, after it failed to respond to a radio warning by Sweden’s military air traffic control, the Swedish armed forces said.Many questions of peace and security will be discussed, but not the very biggest. That was always the plan.This is a small plant that needs to be watered, but of course also with the perspective that more can then come out of it. Continue reading...

G7 Nations Commit To Promoting India-Middle East-Europe Economic Corridor

The G7 nations have committed to promoting concrete infrastructure initiatives such as the India-Middle East-Europe Economic Corridor (IMEC) in the G7 Summit Communique issued at the end of the three-day G7 Summit, attended by PM Modi.

Rishi Sunak Reacts As Kate Middleton Announces 1st Public Appearance

UK Prime Minister Rishi Sunak on Friday heaped praise on Kate Middleton, Britain's Princess of Wales, as she shared a health update on her ongoing cancer treatment.