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Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan’s life in danger as there was a plot to assassinate him, says PTI chief
Amid a political crisis in Pakistan, a senior leader in the country has claimed Prime Minister Imran Khan’s life is in danger. Speaking to Pakistani media, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) stalwart, Faisal Vawda, said a plot had been hatched to assassinate Prime Minister Khan.
Zelensky says Ukraine is preparing for a new Russian offensive in the east, rejects Russian claims of reduction
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky said on Wednesday March 30 that Ukrainian forces were preparing for new Russian attacks in the east of the country.
Over 100 million Covid cases in Asia, 1 million every 2 days
Coronavirus infections in Asia topped 100 million on Wednesday, according to a Reuters tally, as the region sees a resurgence in cases, led by the BA.2 Omicron subvariant.
Will Smith refused to quit Oscars, Academy reveals as it considers disciplinary action
Will Smith reportedly turned down a request to leave the 2022 Academy Awards shortly after he slapped presenter Chris Rock, a new statement from the Academy has revealed. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has launched a process that could lead to the group’s winning best actor being expelled.
WATCH | Gravitas: why global investors are dumping Chinese stocks
Global investors are hesitant to invest in China. In March, over $11 billion was spent. Why are foreign investors selling Chinese stocks?