New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Adern left everyone shocked by announcing her resignation on Wednesday morning, 10 months before her term ends. She said that she will resign as the head of the Labour Party and her resignation comes into effect on Feb 7. "I'm leaving, because with such a privileged role comes responsibility. "I have given my absolute all to being prime minister but it has also taken a lot out of me. During her press conference, she admitted: "I didn't expect to be prime minister."
Mandy Rose's long 413-day reign as the NXT Women's Champion ended after she was released from WWE over racy photos she shared on her FanTime page. According to Fightful's Sean Ross Sapp, WWE released Rose due to the content she posted on her FanTime page, which featured her risquÃ© photos and videos. "WWE officials felt they were put in a tough position based on the content she was posting on her FanTime page," explained Sapp. Despite the sexualization of Rose's WWE role, current WWE content does not match what Rose was posting on her profile. Zelina Vega was fired by WWE in November 2020 for starting an account on OnlyFans without posting any racy content.1 month ago IBTimes Singapore
According to a report that cites National Police general intelligence, Spain arrested 52 suspected jihadists in 25 operations in 2022. Europe's Most Notorious Islamic Terrorist Arrested in SpainIn 2020, Spain's National Police arrested Abdel-Majid Abdel Bary in the southern port of Almeira after he landed there apparently from Morocco. Abdel-Bary belongs to the most notorious Islamic terror clan in Europe. This was the biggest terror attack on a western country since 9/11 al-Qaeda attack in the United States. All of the terror suspects were Algerian nationals, and were believed to have been planning a terrorist attack.7 days ago IBTimes Singapore
Climate activists in Austria attacked Austrian painter Gustav Klimt's 1915 masterpiece 'Death and Life' at Vienna's Leopold Museum on Tuesday by pouring a black oily fluid over it. The museum officials are now worried that the protesters might have damaged Klimt's painting. "Restorers are working to determine whether the painting protected by glass has been damaged," the museum's spokesman Klaus Pokorny said. As part of a day sponsored by the Austrian oil and gas company OMV, the Leopold Museum offered free admission on Tuesday. It's one of the most recent works of art that climate activists have targeted to raise awareness of global warming.2 months ago IBTimes Singapore
Dead bodies are piling up in China and crematoriums are overwhelmed as the Covid-19 pandemic continues to remain unabated in the country, according to reports. According to UK-based health data firm Airfinity, at least 9,000 people are dying in China each day, the Guardian reported. The firm said that the total number of deaths due to Covid-19 in China since the start of December must have gone beyond 100,000. At least 18.6 million people have caught the virus, even as the strain sweeps across the country, the data firm said, after having analysed raw data from Chinese provinces. According to the data firm, Covid deaths in China are likely to peak by the end of the third week of January, when about 25,000 people could die each day.1 month ago IBTimes Singapore
T.J. Holmes allegedly had an affair with a subordinate, while on the job, and had sex with her in office. Holmes' workplace behavior first made headlines in November 2022 when his months-long affair with his then-married "GMA3" co-anchor, Amy Robach, was revealed. The first time Holmes had sex with Pettaway was in the office itself. According to the source, Pettaway later claimed to have seen Holmes consuming alcohol when he called her to his office. The first source told the outlet that Fiebig never doubted Robach because she was worried about Homes' affair with Singh.14 days ago IBTimes Singapore
Here's all you need to know about the all-important India vs South Africa T20 World Cup match. When and WhereThe India vs South Africa T20 World Cup Match 2022 will be played on Sunday, 29 October 2022, at Perth Stadium in Perth. Where to WatchThe T20 World Cup 2022 match between India vs South Africa will be aired live on the Star Sports Network in India. Fans can watch the India vs South Africa T20 World Cup match on Times Internet (Willow) in the United States and Canada, while in the UK the match will be aired on Sky Sports. In the United States and Canada, the India vs South Africa T20 World Cup match will be live streamed on ESPN+ and Hostar, respectively.3 months ago IBTimes Singapore
Celine Dion has been diagnosed with a rare incurable neurological condition that has forced her to cancel all her concerts and tours. Dion made the emotional announcement for the first time concerning her health in a new video message shared on social media, revealing for the first time that she has been diagnosed with Stiff Person Syndrome (SPS). The rare one-in-a-million Stiff Person Syndrome causes muscles to tense uncontrollably. Our Heart Will Go OnThe "My Heart Will Go On" singer revealed on Thursday in an emotional video message shared to her Instagram page that she has Stiff Person Syndrome, which she claims impacts "all aspects of my daily life." "Recently I've been diagnosed with a very rare neurological disorder called the stiff person syndrome which affects 1 in a million people While we're still learning about this rare condition, we now know this is what's been causing all the spasms I've been having."1 month ago IBTimes Singapore