Can’t praise LGBTQ relationships under Vladimir Putin’s new law: What it means | World News

Russian president Vladimir Putin signed into law a bill that expands a ban on so-called LGBTQ “propaganda” in Russia, making it illegal for anyone to promote same-sex relationships or suggest that non-heterosexual orientations are “normal.” The ban comes just days after a harsh new “foreign agents” law came into effect in Russia. The new laws … Read more

Vladimir Putin drives Mercedes over Crimea bridge weeks after explosion | World News

Russian president Vladimir Putin visited the Crimea bridge which was struck by a truck bomb attack in October. The Russian president drove a Mercedes across Kerch Bridge, which links occupied Crimea to mainland Russia, and was left seriously damaged after the blast on 8 October. Vladimir Putin accused Ukraine of carrying out the strike on … Read more

Putin insincere, takes war to new level of ‘barbarism’: Top US diplomat | World News

Russian President Vladimir Putin is not sincere about peace talks with Ukraine while he is taking the war to a new level of “barbarism” by trying to turn off the lights of civilians, a top U.S. diplomat said on Saturday. U.S. Under Secretary for Political Affairs Victoria Nuland met President Volodymyr Zelenskiy and other senior … Read more

Vladimir Putin ‘falls down stairs, soils himself’ at official residence: Report | World News

Russian president Vladimir Putin has reportedly slipped down five stairs and soiled himself at his official residence in Moscow, amid speculation about the 70-year-old’s declining health. The New York Post reported Vladimir Putin’s fall quoting a Telegraph Channel that claimed that the Russian leader landed on his coccyx or tailbone during the fall, which caused … Read more

Vladimir Putin Not Sincere About Peace Talks: US Diplomat

US President Joe Biden said on Thursday he was prepared to speak to Putin. Kyiv: Russian President Vladimir Putin is not sincere about peace talks with Ukraine at this time, a top US diplomat said on Saturday after meeting President Volodymyr Zelenskiy and other senior Ukrainian officials in Kyiv. US Under Secretary for Political Affairs … Read more