பிரதமர் Pakistan’s Prime Minister Imran Khan has been ousted from the presidency following a no-confidence vote on allegations of economic misconduct, ending his tumultuous tenure.
க்கா French voters go to the polls today, one of the most important presidential elections the country has seen in decades. Twelve candidates are vying for the top post, including Emmanuel Macron.
முடியும் Electricity could be fully restored today after hundreds of thousands of people were plunged into darkness from a fire at a power plant in Puerto Rico on Wednesday evening, officials said.
• Twain Hoskins, Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback and 2018 Heisman Trophy finalist in the state of Ohio, died tragically in a dump truck collision while attempting to cross a highway in South Florida yesterday morning. Hoskins, who re-signed with the Steelers last month, was 24 years old.
April 11 is National Pet Day! That day was created Highlight unconditional love
Pets are brought into people’s lives and encourage the adoption of animals from shelters. Ramadan, the holy month of Islam, continues until May 2.
The Consumer Price Index, the main measure of inflation, will be released on Tuesday morning. According to Refinitiv, economists predict that CPI numbers will show an increase of 8.3% in the last 12 months. This would be an annual increase of 7.9% in February, a 40-year high.
The annual Mounty Service is scheduled for Thursday at Windsor Castle in the United Kingdom. Many public events during the Easter weekend celebrations are expected to attract large crowds, but especially Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II will not attend. Over the years, the Queen has distributed special coins to retirees in service as part of the old tradition. Buckingham Palace announced Friday that it will represent Prince Charles and King Camilla in the Queen’s absence.
Major stock and bond markets around the world will close on Good Friday, and Passover begins at sunset. Passover is a Jewish festival celebrating the liberation of the Israelites from Egyptian slavery.
Saturday, April 16, 2007 marks the 15th anniversary of the Virginia Tech shooting – one of the deadliest mass shootings in U.S. history. A gunman has killed at least 32 people at the Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University campus in Blackburg, Virginia. Various processions and ceremonies are planned to commemorate the victims.
On Easter Sunday, April 17, Christians celebrate the resurrection on the third day after the crucifixion of Jesus Christ. It also marks the end of a 40-day period of meditation known as Lent. Easter is considered the most important season of the Christian year.
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What happens in entertainment
Actor Will Smith has been banned from the Oscars for 10 years
Will Smith will not be allowed to attend the Academy Awards for the next 10 years, as a result of slapping comedian Chris Rock on stage during this year’s Oscars, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences announced in a statement on Friday. Smith released a quick, concise statement about his ban from the Oscars for the next decade: “I accept and respect the academy’s decision,” the actor said.
Finalists in the Billboard Music Awards
The finalists for the 2022 Billboard Music Awards have been announced. The Billboard Music Award (PPMA) honors the most successful artists of the year in 62 genres of all genres. The Weekend is leading the finalists in 17 categories. The Leading Female Final is the Doja Gate, which has 14 categories including Best Artist, Best Female Artist and Top 100 Artists. As a finalist for the first time, Olivia Rodrigo also landed very well in 13 divisions. The awards ceremony will be broadcast live from Las Vegas on May 15.
CMT Music Awards
The 2022 CMT Music Awards, hosted by singer Kelcia Ballerini and actor Anthony Maggie, will air live on CBS Monday night at 8pm ET from Nashville. The show features performances by Kane Brown, Cody Johnson, Miranda Lambert, Little Big Down, Maran Morris and Ryan Hurt, Carly Pierce, Cole Swindel, Lynne Wilson and Keith Urban.
What’s going on in the game
2022 Masters Golf Tournament
Overnight leader Scottie Scheffler sits under nine at the finals of the Masters this morning. Scheffler, the newly crowned world No. 1 player, has a three-shot advantage over second-placed Cameron Smith. Five-time Masters champion Tiger Woods made a significant comeback by carding the 71-year-old in the opening round on Thursday, starting tomorrow in a seven-over draw for the 41st-ranked tie. This year’s Masters winner will go home with $ 2.7 million and the popular green jacket.
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