The trade sanctions imposed by western nations along with the European Union on Russia for its invasion of Ukraine have meant that one of the biggest oil and gas exporters is now left with additional stocks of the two resources with nowhere to send them to.
It's not just humans who are being made to suffer in the Russia-Ukraine war, but animals too have been bearing the brunt of the war initiated by Vladimir Putin. Ukraine has been trying to rescue animals kept in its zoos but has not been successful.
An 18-month-old boy was killed in shelling by Russian forces in the southern city of Mariupol on Saturday. The heart-wrenching visuals of his mother carrying his lifeless body as the shelling continued in the besieged city left people in tears.
The manager believes there is a proper time to show support for the club owner without disrespecting Ukraine and its people
Several people have come forward to help Ukrainians fleeing their war-torn country, one such person is 36-year-old Avi Rosner who has decided to open the doors of his hotel in Florida, US to Ukrainian refugees.
Despite the raging war between Russia and Ukraine, humanity has managed to prevail in many stances. In one such incident, a Russian soldier who was captured by Ukrainians in Novy Bug broke down after being treated kindly by the citizens of the country he had come to fight.
Several videos of anti-war protestors being detained by the Russian authorities have made it to social media platforms. One such video shows a visibly distressed 7-year-old girl crying helplessly for her mother when the duo is detained by the police officers in St Petersburg.
A Ukrainian woman is believed to have died when she was attempting to flee the war-torn country to Poland. The woman was allegedly crushed to death when the massive crowd gathered at the border went uncontrollable.
Ukrainians have shown tough resolve to fight their much stronger neighbour Russia, they have refused to bow down in the face of the grave threat. It is just not Ukrainian men who have taken up arms against the aggressor, but the women too have taken it upon themselves to save their country.
French astrologer Nostradamus made a number of predictions about what future holds for us in his book Les Prophecies in 1555. It is often been said that he was correct about the Great Fire of London, the rise of Adolf Hitler, Napoleon, and the killing of John F Kennedy.
Zelensky has shot to fame abroad, while coming under increasingly vicious attacks from the Kremlin.
Hardware supplied to the Afghan forces that is now in Taliban hands has raised concerns.