According to the country's election committee, early results of the election show that incumbent president Alexander Lukashenko has received 80.23 percent of votes, while his main contender, opposition candidate Svetlana Tikhanovskaya has won 9.9%.
During a news conference at the White House on Monday, US President Donald Trump was suddenly whisked away by Secret Service agents and the conference abruptly ended without explanation.
Labour MP Dawn Butler, a strong critic of police stop-and-search tactics, filmed Metropolitan police officers stopping her and a friend while driving in east London on Sunday afternoon. Critics on social media have since accused Butler of doctoring the footage.
Amid the ongoing pandemic multiple nations and regions are re-introducing restrictive measures and halting travel to affected areas. The number of cases is spiking dramatically in Latin America, India, and the US.
While Netanyahu might genuinely fear for his safety, following threats directed at him and his family, a former adviser says another assassination of an Israeli PM is highly unlikely, especially given that the security around him is too tight for anyone to break it.
New Delhi (Sputnik): In July, a five-kilometre wide comet, named Neowise by US space agency NASA, started its galactic voyage past Earth. The bright inter-planetary snowball which treated humans around the world to its spectacular glimpses is now ready to bid adieu to the Milky Way with a "laser show" for us.
A popular meme format, depicting the distressed leader of Nazi Germany in his last hours, cost the oil worker a nearly two-year legal battle, because BP described it as "offensive".
New Delhi (Sputnik): The Indian government earlier placed absolute restrictions across the country to slow the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic. An unintended effect of this survival strategy has been a reported spike in loneliness and depression, with 43 percent of Indians claimed to be suffering, according to smart-tech healthcare platform GOQii.