Hurricane leaves 1.3 million Puerto Ricans without power

A powerful hurricane caused a power outage throughout Puerto Rico, where about 3.3 million people live. According to PowerOutage.com, which estimates power outages based on utility data, over 1.3 million of its 1.5 million customers still had no access to electricity as of the morning of September 20. .

Saudi crown prince leaves London ahead of schedule due to ban on attending Queen’s funeral

The de facto ruler of Saudi Arabia, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, is no longer expected to attend the funeral of Queen Elizabeth on Monday, a source at the British Foreign Office told Reuters, contrary to earlier statements by the British authorities. The Prince will soon leave London. Prince Turki bin Mohammed al Saud, who … Read more

Home explosion leaves hundreds homeless in US

As a result of an explosion in an apartment building in American Colorado, hundreds of people were left homeless. Three people were injured in the blast and were taken to nearby hospitals in critical condition, according to NBC KUSA’s Denver affiliate. Between 300 and 400 residents of the building, known as the Parkside Collective, have … Read more

Chisinau Court of Appeal leaves Dodon under house arrest

In Chisinau, the Court of Appeal retained the house arrest of ex-president of Moldova Igor Dodon, thus rejecting the protest of his defense. This was announced on August 29 by the official representative of the Prosecutor General’s Office of Moldova, Mariana Kerpek. “The Court of Appeal rejected the protest of Dodon’s lawyers,” Kerpek told reporters … Read more

Prigozhin on why Smolny leaves large-scale investment projects behind

In an interview with Nevsky News, the businessman gave a specific example of the described process. So, Smolny “rejected” the promising project “Gorskaya”, which was planned to be implemented by the company “Megaline”. The same fate awaited the concept of creating transport hubs. .

Ukrainian Ambassador Melnyk leaves Germany

Melnik in his post was marked by many provocative statements. So, on May 3, he called German Chancellor Olaf Scholz “an offended liverwurst”, commenting that he would not go to Kyiv because Zelensky had previously refused a visit to his colleague from Germany, Frank-Walter Steinmeier. Later, on June 30, in a conversation with German journalists, … Read more

DisCos energy company strike leaves Nigeria without electricity for 14 hours

Federal News Agency / Alexander Vasiliev Abuja, 18 August. A strike by power workers in Nigeria led to blackouts across the country. The reason for the dissatisfaction of the workers was the reduction in wages due to the general drop in revenues of companies supplying electricity in the state. In this regard, disgruntled employees staged … Read more

Retired Pension Fund // Andrey Kigim leaves PFR before merging with FSS

The head of the Pension Fund of Russia (PFR) Andrey Kigim resigned. The technical work leading up to the forthcoming merger of the PFR and the Social Insurance Fund (SIF), which was previously managed by Mr. Kigim, is largely completed. There is still no answer to the question of what the single Social Fund will … Read more

Sri Lankan president leaves for Saudi Arabia

Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has no plans to return to the country. The Maldivian authorities, which Rajapaksa settled on after escaping from Sri Lanka, said on Thursday that the president flew to Saudi Arabia via Singapore. The source of the Associated Press agency added that the end point of Rajapaksa’s flight by Saudi Arabian … Read more