Russia reforms: Will Putin rule Russia forever? – BBC News

Russians are voting on a series of sweeping changes to the constitution that could allow Vladimir Putin to stay in office until 2036, making him the longest serving Russian leader. The reforms would mean Mr Putin’s term limit is reset to zero in 2024, allowing him to serve two more six-year terms. There is no … Read more Russia reforms: Will Putin rule Russia forever? – BBC News

Sweden’s Central Bank Adds Heavy Dose of QE

Jul.01 — Sweden’s central bank, the Riksbank,is adding another 21 billion dollars in quantitative easing and expanding the program into corporate bonds but decided not to return to a negative monetary policy and maintained its rate at zero. The Swedish economy is expected to contract 4.5% this year but the lockdown was looser than elsewhere … Read more Sweden’s Central Bank Adds Heavy Dose of QE

Russia vote that may extend Putin rule till 2036 enters final day

Russians are in the final day of voting on the most sweeping changes to the constitution since the end of the Soviet Union. The amendments would include resetting President Putin terms in office to zero, which could see him stay in power until 2036. The vote is widely expected to pass, even though many Russians … Read more Russia vote that may extend Putin rule till 2036 enters final day

Nancy Pelosi and House Democrats Unveil Bold Climate Plan to Phase Out Emissions by 2050

House Democrats unveiled a climate crisis action plan on Tuesday, June 30, in Washington, D.C., in a bid to all-but eliminate U.S. carbon emissions by 2050. The net-zero emissions goal has been recommended by United Nations leaders and the scientific community to avoid rising temperatures caused by climate change. Joe Biden, says he would pursue … Read more Nancy Pelosi and House Democrats Unveil Bold Climate Plan to Phase Out Emissions by 2050

International Yoga Day | ITBP personnel in Ladakh at 18 000 ft

Sub-zero temps and 18,000 feet above sea level will not stop these ITBP (Indo-Tibetan Border Police) personnel from celebrating International Yoga Day Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTnews Follow us on VK https://vk.com/rt_international Follow us on Twitter http://twitter.com/RT_com Follow us on Instagram http://instagram.com/rt Follow us on … Read more International Yoga Day | ITBP personnel in Ladakh at 18 000 ft

Boost in testing numbers but zero new cases of Covid-19 in New Zealand recorded on June 19

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Lincoln Riley has ‘zero concerns’ Oklahoma will be prepared for Week 1 | Golic and Wingo

Oklahoma Sooners head coach Lincoln Riley discusses how Oklahoma players are making efforts to fight social injustice and returning to begin the college football season amidst concerns surrounding the coronavirus pandemic. Sign up for ESPN+: http://www.espn.com/watch/espnplus/ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: http://es.pn/SUBSCRIBEtoYOUTUBE Subscribe to ESPN FC on YouTube: http://bit.ly/SUBSCRIBEtoESPNFC Subscribe … Read more Lincoln Riley has ‘zero concerns’ Oklahoma will be prepared for Week 1 | Golic and Wingo

India-China clash: 20 Indian troops killed in Ladakh fighting – BBC News

At least 20 Indian soldiers were killed in a clash with Chinese forces in a disputed Himalayan border area, Indian officials say. The incident follows rising tensions, and is the first deadly clash in the border area in at least 45 years. The Indian army initially said three of its soldiers had been killed, adding … Read more India-China clash: 20 Indian troops killed in Ladakh fighting – BBC News

Tighter restrictions in Beijing as a new coronavirus outbreak emerges

China’s latest cluster outbreak in Beijing, at 137 cases over the last six days, is the worst resurgence of the coronavirus since early February. It came as a bit of a surprise, ending a nearly two-month streak of zero cases in the country’s capital. Authorities have taken no chances, immediately moving to institute partial lockdowns … Read more Tighter restrictions in Beijing as a new coronavirus outbreak emerges

New Zealand’s zero Covid-19 streak ends with two women bringing virus into country

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East Canyon Fire Burns More Than 1,000 Acres in Colorado

The East Canyon forest fire burning west of Durango, Colorado, has burned more than 1,000 acres, local officials reported on June 15. This footage was released by the Colorado Division of Fire Prevention and Control on June 15. It was taken from an aircraft en route to monitor the fire, which is burning in Montezuma … Read more East Canyon Fire Burns More Than 1,000 Acres in Colorado

Covid-19: Beijing reinstates virus controls as cases rise

China, where the virus emerged late last year, was the first country to implement extreme restrictions on movement early this year, forcing local transmission down to near-zero as the crisis hammered the rest of the world. But health officials on June 15 reported 75 cases of the respiratory illness in Beijing where the fresh cluster … Read more Covid-19: Beijing reinstates virus controls as cases rise

Live: Beijing health authorities report on new COVID-19 cases北京召开疫情防控相关发布会

Chinese health authorities received reports of six local infections in Beijing today. No new deaths were reported. This followed the two new novel coronavirus cases reported on Friday at the China Meat Research Center in the Fengtai District. Another case was detected on Thursday in Beijing’s Xicheng District after 56 days of zero local transmission. … Read more Live: Beijing health authorities report on new COVID-19 cases北京召开疫情防控相关发布会

Sony Reveals PlayStation 5 Editions and Marquee Games

Sony Corp. unveiled two versions of its upcoming PlayStation 5 game console and an array of new games from the virtual stage Thursday, showcasing its next-generation lineup for the first time ahead of a holiday season showdown against Microsoft Corp.’s Xbox. A new Spider-Man game will be ready for the holidays, alongside the release of … Read more Sony Reveals PlayStation 5 Editions and Marquee Games