Wednesday 03 June, 2020
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hydroxychloroquine

President Donald Trump said Monday that he is taking a malaria drug to protect against the new coronavirus, despite warnings from his own government that it should only be administered for COVID-19 in a hospital or research setting due to potentially...

By admin on May 19th, 2020
Australia Fires

Large parts of Australia have been devastated by the worst wildfires the country has seen in decades, with huge blazes tearing through bush, woodland and national parks. Record-breaking temperatures and months of drought have helped the fires...

By Steve Weichel on Jan 14th, 2020
Yusaku Maezawa

Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa is looking for a female “life partner” to accompany him on Space X’s maiden tourist voyage to the Moon. The fashion mogul, 44, is set to be the first civilian passenger to fly around the...

By Howard Johnson on Jan 13th, 2020
President Shavkat Mirziyoyev

Voters in Uzbekistan are expected to know by Monday the results of the country’s first parliamentary elections since the country’s reformist president took power in 2016. Polling stations closed at 8 p.m. local time (1500 UTC) on...

By Howard Johnson on Dec 23rd, 2019
Google

Google’s parent company Alphabet is investigating how executives handled sexual harassment and misconduct charges. It follows shareholder lawsuits filed earlier this year over the way Google allegedly dealt with misconduct claims. The...

By Howard Johnson on Nov 7th, 2019
Italian Firefighters Killed

Three firefighters in northern Italy were killed Tuesday in a mysterious explosion at an abandoned farm building in what police said may have been a criminal act. The team of firefighters had responded after midnight to an alert about a gas...

By Steve Weichel on Nov 6th, 2019
Earthquake Bosnia

Bosnian seismologists say a 4.7 magnitude earthquake has shaken the Balkan country, damaging some buildings and rattling residents. The earthquake’s epicenter on Saturday afternoon was near the central Bosnian village of Turbe, but was...

By Howard Johnson on Nov 4th, 2019
Boris Johnson

Boris Johnson has rejected the suggestion from Nigel Farage and Donald Trump that he should work with the Brexit Party during the election. His comments come after the US president said Mr Farage and Mr Johnson would be “an unstoppable...

By Howard Johnson on Nov 2nd, 2019
Twitter Ban All Political

Twitter is to ban all political advertising worldwide, saying that the reach of such messages “should be earned, not bought”. “While internet advertising is incredibly powerful and very effective for commercial advertisers,...

By Steve Weichel on Oct 31st, 2019
Trump And Tayyip Erdogan

The US will play no role in an imminent Turkish military operation against US-backed Kurdish forces in north-eastern Syria, the White House says. Turkey would become responsible for all Islamic State group prisoners in the area, the US statement...

By Steve Weichel on Oct 7th, 2019