World leader indicted in court on corruption charges after dropping immunity bid – BBC News

It came after Mr Netanyahu withdrew a request for parliamentary immunity from prosecution on charges of bribery, fraud and breach of trust in connection with three separate cases. He has…

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Christine Lagarde convicted: IMF head found guilty of criminal charges over massive government payout

International Monetary Fund chief Christine Lagarde has been convicted over her role in a controversial €400m (£355m) payment to a businessman. French judges found Ms Lagarde guilty of negligence for…

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World leader faces trial over ‘forced sterilizations’ of thousands of women – AFP

A judge in Peru opened proceedings on Monday against disgraced former president Alberto Fujimori and other officials accused of the "forced sterilizations" of thousands of poor, mostly indigenous, women.Source: Ex-Peru…

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Just when you thought government couldn’t get more ridiculous –  Japan appoints a ‘Minister of Loneliness’

Japan has appointed a "Minister of Loneliness" to take try and reduce loneliness and social isolation among its residents as the country deals with rising suicide rates, Tomohiro Osaki reported…

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As of Feb 21, 2021 – 205 million COVID shots given out of 7.8 billion people – This doesn’t explain the drastic drop in cases on Jan 20, 2021

It’s the start of the biggest vaccination campaign in historySource: More Than 205 Million Shots Given: Covid-19 Vaccine Tracker Why did worldwide COVID cases start dropping dramatically on January 20,…

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