Massive 52-foot fin whale found lifeless on San Diego’s Pacific beach – Times of India – Lifotravel

Massive 52-foot fin whale found lifeless on San Diego's Pacific beach - Times of India

A lifeless 52-foot fin whale made an unexpected appearance on Pacific Beach in San Diego on Sunday, sparking a collaborative effort from local authorities and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) to address the situation.Reported by NBC San Diego, the massive mammal was discovered near Santa Rita Place, situated at the border of Mission … Read more

UK government to publish Rwanda bill legal advice – Sunak’s spokesperson – Times of India – Lifotravel

UK government to publish Rwanda bill legal advice - Sunak's spokesperson - Times of India

LONDON: The British government will on Monday publish a summary of its legal advice on draft legislation aimed at reviving a policy to send asylum seekers to Rwanda, Prime Minister Rishi Sunak‘s spokesperson said. Sunak is struggling to maintain his authority as politicians on both the left and the right of his Conservative Party who … Read more

Israel bombs south Gaza after Hamas hostage threat – Times of India – Lifotravel

Israel bombs south Gaza after Hamas hostage threat - Times of India

Heavy urban battles raged on Monday in the bloodiest ever Gaza war which has killed 101 Israeli soldiers and around 18,000 Palestinians, according to the latest reported death tolls, amid a spiralling humanitarian crisis. Hamas, which started the war with its October 7 attacks in which 1,200 people were killed in southern Israel, warned the … Read more

UN mission in Mali officially ends after 10 years – Times of India – Lifotravel

UN mission in Mali officially ends after 10 years - Times of India

BAMAKO: The UN mission in Mali officially ended a 10-year deployment in the country on Monday, its spokesperson said, in a pullout ordered by Mali’s military leaders. The mission, known as MINUSMA, lowered the United Nations flag on its headquarters in the capital Bamako, its spokesperson Fatoumata Kaba told AFP. The symbolic ceremony marks the … Read more

Biden invites Zelenskyy to White House amidst Republican blockade of Ukraine aid – Times of India – Lifotravel

Biden invites Zelenskyy to White House amidst Republican blockade of Ukraine aid - Times of India

President Joe Biden has extended an invitation to Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky for a crucial meeting at the White House on Tuesday. The gathering aims to address the urgent needs of Ukraine as it confronts a Russian invasion, emphasizing the essential role of continued U.S. support in this critical moment.The meeting, Zelensky’s third visit to … Read more

South Korea confirms first spy satellite in orbit – Times of India – Lifotravel

South Korea confirms first spy satellite in orbit - Times of India

SEOUL: South Korea confirmed Saturday its first military spy satellite had reached orbit after a successful SpaceX rocket launch and that communication was established with ground control.Seoul’s reconnaissance satellite, carried by one of Elon Musk’s SpaceX Falcon 9 rockets, intensifies a space race on the Korean peninsula after the North launched its own first military … Read more

Schedule for Pakistan general election to be announced 56 days before polling date – Times of India – Lifotravel

Schedule for Pakistan general election to be announced 56 days before polling date - Times of India

ISLAMABAD: The long-awaited timetable for the forthcoming general election is set to be disclosed 56 days prior to the scheduled polling day on February 8, Dawn reported on Saturday.“You can calculate the date yourself. It would be somewhere around December 14,” a senior official of the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) told Dawn.The official also … Read more

Inmate charged with stabbing George Floyd killer Derek Chauvin 22 times – Lifotravel

Inmate charged with stabbing George Floyd killer Derek Chauvin 22 times

Former gang member John Turscak charged with attempted murder and other charges following attack. A prison inmate in the United States has been charged with attempted murder in the stabbing of Derek Chauvin, the former police officer convicted of murdering George Floyd. Chauvin was attacked last month in the law library of the Federal Correctional … Read more

US House ousts George Santos. It’s just 6th expulsion in the chamber’s history – Times of India – Lifotravel

US House ousts George Santos. It’s just 6th expulsion in the chamber’s history - Times of India

WASHINGTON: The US House voted on Friday to expel Republican Representative George Santosof New York after a critical ethics report on his conduct that accused him of converting campaign donations for his own use. He was just the sixth member in the chamber’s history to be ousted by colleagues. The vote to expel was 311-114. … Read more

Malaysia’s government extends visa-free travel to Indians for one year – Times of India – Lifotravel

Malaysia’s government extends visa-free travel to Indians for one year - Times of India

Malaysia has scrapped the visa requirement for Indians travelling for leisure and business for one year, beginning December 1. According to reliable sources, the tourism ministry has confirmed that the visa-free entry will continue until Dec 2024.With this, Malaysia is expected to witness an increase of 30%-45% in the annual inbound tourists arrival from India.Indian-origin … Read more