Author: Reuters

Lil Wayne Denied Entry Into UK

LONDON, June 16 (Reuters) – U.S. rapper Lil Wayne will no longer perform at a British music festival this weekend after he was declined entry into the United Kingdom, organizers have said. The five-time Grammy Award winner, who was sentenced to one year in jail in 2010 relating to a[Read More…]

Kremlin Calls Anti-War Protest On State TV ‘Hooliganism’

LONDON, March 15 (Reuters) – The Kremlin said on Tuesday that the actions of a woman who interrupted a live news bulletin on Russia’s state TV Channel One to denounce the war in Ukraine amounted to “hooliganism.” The protester, in an extraordinary act of dissent on Monday, held up a sign behind the studio presenter and shouted slogans denouncing the war in[Read More…]

Putin Has Chosen To ‘Specifically Target Civilians,’ Says Canada’s Trudeau

March 10 (Reuters) – Canadian Prime Minster Justin Trudeau said on Thursday that Russian President Vladimir Putin had made a choice to “specifically target civilians” and any further targeting of civilians in Ukraine is going to be met with the “severest of responses.” “Putin’s callous disregard for human life is absolutely unacceptable.[Read More…]