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Apple changes its ‘monopolistic’ payment policies
January 16, 2022, 8:29 AM
Apple is to let Dutch developers of dating apps offer alternative payment options – the first time the tech giant is allowing outside service in its App Store. The move comes a month after its policies were ruled a monopoly. Read Full Article at
Thousands protest against tougher Covid rules in France (VIDEO)
January 16, 2022, 7:55 AM
More than 50,000 people protested against stricter Covid-19 measures in France on Saturday, as the upper house of parliament approved a bill introducing a vaccine pass. Read Full Article at
Djokovic reacts to Australian deportation decision
January 16, 2022, 7:46 AM
Novak Djokovic says he will respect the decision by a federal court after losing his appeal to remain in Australia, with the Serbian star set to be deported ahead of the opening Grand Slam of the season in Melbourne. Read Full Article at
Democrat group hides comments accusing Nike of slave labor after praising company
January 16, 2022, 7:22 AM
Occupy Democrats, a popular left-wing political advocacy group which supports the US Democratic Party, was caught hiding comments expressing concern about slave labor after it praised sportswear company Nike. Read Full Article at
Djokovic to be deported from Australia, court rules
January 16, 2022, 6:59 AM
A court has affirmed the decision by the Australian authorities to cancel Novak Djokovic’s visa for a second time. The Serbian star will now be deported, meaning he is unable to defend his Grand Slam title in Melbourne. Read Full Article at
Suspect dead after FBI storm Texas synagogue, freeing hostages
January 16, 2022, 3:55 AM
All four people who were held hostage at a synagogue in Colleyville, Texas on Saturday are "alive" and "safe," the authorities said as media reported gunfire and sounds resembling that of an explosion at the scene. Read Full Article at
WATCH: Trump enters rally to villainous character's tune
January 16, 2022, 3:34 AM
The theme song of villainous undead wrestling star ‘The Undertaker’ played at a Trump rally in Arizona this week before the 45th president walked onto the stage. Read Full Article at
New US governor rescinds mask & vaccine mandate in 1st order
January 16, 2022, 2:46 AM
Newly sworn-in Virginia Governor Glenn Youngkin has pulled mandates requiring children to wear masks and state employees to be vaccinated against Covid-19 as part of his first day in office. Read Full Article at
US official threatens Russia with ‘sharp pain’ inflicted ‘very fast’
January 16, 2022, 2:27 AM
The US has some 18 “different scenarios” up its sleeve to react to Moscow invading its neighbor, Victoria Nuland has said, promising to inflict “sharp pain” on Russia should it make such a move. Read Full Article at
Thousands protest over Europe’s first mandatory vaccine plan
January 16, 2022, 1:29 AM
Thousands of Austrians took to the streets of Vienna to protest against an upcoming parliamentary vote to make Covid-19 vaccines mandatory, with demonstrators calling for the government to be replaced. Read Full Article at
Tanks in European streets explained by Russia
January 16, 2022, 12:38 AM
Sweden has moved to ramp up security on the largest Baltic Sea island of Gotland with a view to “adapting” its security strategy to the “tense situation” on the Russian-Ukrainian border, located some 1,700km southeast. Read Full Article at
Texas synagogue suspect linked to ‘Lady Al-Qaeda’
January 15, 2022, 11:28 PM
The suspected gunman who took a Texas synagogue hostage on Saturday has reportedly demanded the release of Aafia Siddiqui, who was convicted of attempting to kill US personnel in Afghanistan. Read Full Article at
Ukraine says Russia not responsible for massive cyberattack
January 15, 2022, 10:12 PM
Friday’s massive cyberattack targeting Ukrainian government agencies was carried out by a group linked to Belarusian intelligence services, a senior Kiev security official claimed in a statement on Saturday. Read Full Article at
Hostage situation at Texas synagogue, SWAT deployed
January 15, 2022, 8:15 PM
A suspected gunman has taken hostages at the Beth Israel synagogue in Colleyville, Texas on Saturday. SWAT officers have been deployed to the evacuated area. Read Full Article at
US player says Djokovic is a ‘political pawn’ as he backs Serb
January 15, 2022, 8:13 PM
Leaders are using Novak Djokovic's visa cancelation nightmare as a weapon, an American ex-contender has warned while urging the public that his Covid vaccine row is a ploy – and tennis provocateur Nick Kyrgios agrees with him. Read Full Article at
Ukraine icon Shevchenko axed by football club after 11 games
January 15, 2022, 7:45 PM
Former AC Milan and Chelsea star Andriy Shevchenko has been fired by Italian club Genoa after managing just one victory since taking charge of the Serie A side in November 2021. Read Full Article at
Tsunami waves from Tonga arrive in California (VIDEOS)
January 15, 2022, 7:22 PM
A tsunami warning was put into effect for the US West Coast, Alaska, and Hawaii on Saturday, after a volcano erupted in the South Pacific near the island of Tonga. Videos of the ensuant flooding have been posted on social media. Read Full Article at
Brit who got stuck in Kabul flies to Kazakhstan to ‘be a lil goofy’
January 15, 2022, 6:55 PM
The 4chan celebrity ‘Lord’ Miles Routledge has set off for Kazakhstan, seeking to “adventure around all British like.” The Central Asian country has recently endured a wave of violent unrest amid a spike in Covid-19 cases. Read Full Article at
Iran & Saudi Arabia to re-establish diplomatic ties, lawmaker says
January 15, 2022, 6:43 PM
Iran and Saudi Arabia are preparing to reopen their respective embassies in Tehran and Riyadh, and wil lre-establish full diplomatic ties, an Iranian lawmaker has said. Read Full Article at
Russian ice hockey coach fired after kicking own player (VIDEO)
January 15, 2022, 6:26 PM
Vladimir Gromilin has been axed by Russian ice hockey team Sarmaty Orenburg after a clip on social media showed him kicking 19-year-old Jegor Razumnjak during a game this week, signaling the end of his three-year reign. Read Full Article at
WATCH: Djokovic fans protest outside Australian Open
January 15, 2022, 6:05 PM
Novak Djokovic backers have performed their latest lively demonstration outside the Rod Laver Arena home of the first Grand Slam of 2022 after the Australian government denied the tennis superstar permission to remain again. Read Full Article at
‘Scream’ is back, but it’s a dull blade short on scares
January 15, 2022, 5:26 PM
The original ‘Scream’, directed by horror master Wes Craven and written by Kevin Williamson, hit movie theaters in 1996 and revolutionized the slasher form. Read Full Article at
Locals ‘fed up with censorship’ are glad to rename village
January 15, 2022, 5:16 PM
The inhabitants of the small Swedish village of Fucke have formally applied to change its name, citing social-media frustrations and censorship as the reason for their discontent with the 16th-century name. Read Full Article at
Wild animal cafés face government ban
January 15, 2022, 4:52 PM
Wild animal cafés, where visitors can get up-close and personal with furry critters, will be outlawed in South Korea, the country’s environment ministry has announced, after it deemed the venues harmful for animals’ wellbeing. Read Full Article at
Russians arrest US citizen over pedophilia claims
January 15, 2022, 4:47 PM
An American citizen has been detained in Moscow on suspicion of sexually assaulting his two sons after a complaint filed by the mother of the child, multiple Russian news outlets have reported. Read Full Article at
Tuchel slams Chelsea forwards as ruthless Man City kill off Blues’ title challenge
January 15, 2022, 4:45 PM
Chelsea boss Thomas Tuchel warned his team's under-fire attack that his team "is not a place to hide" after a sublime strike from Kevin de Bruyne underscored Man City's status as league champions-in-waiting on Saturday. Read Full Article at
Russia is right: The West promised not to enlarge NATO & these promises were broken
January 15, 2022, 4:30 PM
With Russia challenging Western unilateralism in a way not seen since the end of the Soviet Union, two major issues keep coming to the fore. Both, it seems, are centered on America's flagship military bloc, NATO. Read Full Article at
YouTuber in Joe Rogan feud deletes interviews with Jordan Peterson
January 15, 2022, 4:20 PM
YouTuber and podcaster Ethan Klein has announced that he’s removed two previous interviews he conducted “years ago” with psychologist Jordan Peterson, describing the author as offering a “dangerous gateway” to extremist views. Read Full Article at
Confusion as cardiac problem sidelines top footballer
January 15, 2022, 4:10 PM
$75 million footballer Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has been ruled out of action by bosses at the Covid-hit Africa Cup of Nations after he was diagnosed with cardiac lesions – with his manager claiming the player's father intervened. Read Full Article at
Japan issues tsunami warning after major volcanic eruption
January 15, 2022, 4:00 PM
A tsunami warning has been issued for Japan's entire east coast, as well as the southern Amami island and the Takara island chain. Read Full Article at
Official death toll in Kazakhstan unrest announced
January 15, 2022, 3:51 PM
At least 225 people, including 19 police officers and military servicemen, died in the recent violent unrest in Kazakhstan, the country’s prosecutors have said. More than 4,500 others were reportedly injured. Read Full Article at
Fan medical emergency hits football match again
January 15, 2022, 3:50 PM
In a season plagued by fans falling ill in the stands, yet another English football match has been delayed because of a medical emergency – the second-tier game between Millwall and Nottingham Forest. Read Full Article at
Over 35 million US families face financial hit
January 15, 2022, 3:38 PM
A monthly benefit introduced by the US government in 2021 amid a sharp surge in the cost of living and the continued spread of Covid-19 saw its last payout in December, leaving millions of American families in a cleft stick. Read Full Article at
Russian ace Medvedev questions Djokovic Australia banishment
January 15, 2022, 3:11 PM
Australian Open contender Daniil Medvedev has admitted that any country can deny entry to a foreign national but says he has questions about the legal basis for Australia's impending deportation of Novak Djokovic. Read Full Article at
Kanye West has unexpected fan in Russia
January 15, 2022, 3:01 PM
Following rumors that Kanye West is looking to meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin and stage performances in the country, Moscow’s deputy foreign minister has voiced his admiration of the US hip-hop star’s work. Read Full Article at
‘Astonishing’ volcanic eruption seen from space triggers US tsunami warning (VIDEOS)
January 15, 2022, 2:56 PM
A tsunami triggered by a massive underwater volcanic eruption has hit the Pacific island nation of Tonga and prompted other nations to issue warnings. The sound of the volcano was so loud that it could be heard 800km away. Read Full Article at
Children’s charity stops using typeface designed by pedophile
January 15, 2022, 2:31 PM
The prominent charity Save the Children has announced that it would ditch its corporate Gill Sans typeface as it had been designed by a pedophile artist Eric Gill. Read Full Article at
DNA test to be added to Covid screening
January 15, 2022, 2:07 PM
The Polish Health Ministry is planning to introduce a new type of screening for coronavirus after a gene was discovered that determines the likelihood of a patient suffering from severe or fatal Covid-19. Read Full Article at
Gazprom takes EU state to court
January 15, 2022, 2:01 PM
Gazprom Export has applied for international arbitration in its dispute with PGNiG over an upward revision of a gas contract price, a demand the Polish state-owned gas monopoly has said it would fight in court. Read Full Article at
Batgirl actress shares first image of herself in superhero suit
January 15, 2022, 1:53 PM
Dominican-American actress and singer Leslie Grace, who stars as Batgirl in the upcoming DC movie, has excited fans by publishing the first image of herself in a superhero suit. Read Full Article at
18yo Russian ‘not very happy’ after becoming Euro ice champ (VIDEO)
January 15, 2022, 1:46 PM
Mark Kondratiuk continued his meteoric rise and sealed a place at the Beijing Games by becoming continental champion for the first time – then spoke of his misgivings and pledged to hand a medal to his coach. Read Full Article at
Australian Open will be ‘great’ without Djokovic, says arch-rival Nadal (VIDEO)
January 15, 2022, 12:51 PM
The Australian Open is far more important than any one player, according to Novak Djokovic's Spanish rival Rafael Nadal, who has spoken out against the world number one's handling of his highly contentious visa affair. Read Full Article at
2 women batter opponent in MMA rumble featuring ex-pornstar (VIDEO)
January 15, 2022, 12:03 PM
A female duo pummeling a woman in a cage and an intergender fight involving a plus-size blogger have featured on an MMA card which included a win for adult star and politician Elena Berkova. Read Full Article at
Town goes dark amid massive bug infestation (VIDEOS)
January 15, 2022, 11:52 AM
The Argentinean town of Santa Isabel has been forced to shut off its lights for several days in an effort to persuade the millions of bugs that have invaded its streets to leave and look for another place to stay. Read Full Article at
US to train ‘Ukrainian insurgents’ in EU – media
January 15, 2022, 11:45 AM
The US is mulling a strategy of subverting Russia’s aims, without direct involvement, in case it invades Ukraine, the New York Times reported on Friday, adding that it may involve arming and training Ukrainian fighters in Europe. Read Full Article at
US seeking ways to profit should Russia-Ukraine conflict break out – reports
January 15, 2022, 11:23 AM
The US State Department has reportedly held talks with international energy majors on the possibility of contingency supplies of liquefied natural gas (LNG) to Europe if conflict between Russia and Ukraine disrupts deliveries. Read Full Article at
Djokovic doctor addresses ‘risk’ posed by ‘super healthy’ star
January 15, 2022, 11:16 AM
A doctor who worked closely with Novak Djokovic during his rise to the top of the tennis world rankings says it is "absurd" that the unvaccinated Serbian is being treated as a threat to public health in Australia. Read Full Article at
Karatsev beats Brit tennis icon Murray to win title (VIDEO)
January 15, 2022, 10:46 AM
Aslan Karatsev breezed past three-time major winner Andy Murray to win the Sydney Tennis Classic – giving the Russian a huge boost ahead of a Grand Slam at which he was only beaten by champ Novak Djokovic in the 2021 semifinals. Read Full Article at
First non-binary Winter Olympics star makes figure skating hero ‘afraid’
January 15, 2022, 9:44 AM
Former Olympics contender Irina Slutskaya has spoken out on Timothy LeDuc, the Team USA figure skater who will become the first openly non-binary competitor at the Winter Olympics when the Beijing Games begin in February. Read Full Article at
Russia makes vaccine passports policy change
January 15, 2022, 9:22 AM
Russian lawmakers have postponed consideration of a bill that would introduce a nationwide system of QR-code vaccine passes, saying that the law needs to be adapted to deal with the new Omicron variant of Covid-19. Read Full Article at
Forgetting is form of learning – study
January 15, 2022, 9:17 AM
Denying us access to certain cells in the brain that store memories might be a practical feature of the human organism that helps us upgrade decision-making abilities, new research suggests. Read Full Article at
Putin ‘would eat Zelensky for breakfast’ in talks – former Ukrainian PM
January 15, 2022, 9:10 AM
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky should avoid direct discussions with his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin, Kiev’s former prime minister has advised, amid flaring tensions between the two states. Read Full Article at
Johnson’s plan to dodge resignation uncovered by media
January 15, 2022, 9:04 AM
UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson is working on a plan to help him survive as head of government following a probe into parties his office allegedly held in breach of Covid-19 rules, The Independent has reported. Read Full Article at
Oil pushes past $86 as greenback wilts
January 15, 2022, 8:45 AM
Global prices for crude climbed to a nine-week high as the US dollar headed for its largest weekly fall in over a year, turning commodities into a more affordable purchase for holders of other currencies. Read Full Article at
Germany has lost its economic freedom – Russia
January 15, 2022, 8:25 AM
The ongoing saga with the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline and its long wait for approval and certification shows that Germany has no freedom to pursue its own economic interests, Russia’s foreign minister has claimed. Read Full Article at
Most detailed 3D map of universe released
January 15, 2022, 7:40 AM
The most detailed 3D map of the universe to date, showing the location of 7.5 million galaxies, has been published by the Dark Energy Spectroscopic Instrument (DESI) cosmic survey project. Read Full Article at
Study reveals first recorded animal hybrids
January 15, 2022, 6:36 AM
Donkey-ass hybrids pulled Mesopotamian battle wagons more than half a millennium before horses were bred for the same task, a new scientific report has revealed. Read Full Article at
NFTs, play-to-earn games, and why everyone hates them
January 15, 2022, 5:09 AM
Gamers are up in arms against NFTs appearing in their favorite titles, while some developers keep pushing for it. So why do people think it’s a bad idea? Read Full Article at
WATCH: Massive blaze sweeps through chemical plant in New Jersey
January 15, 2022, 4:39 AM
A large fire broke out at a chemical plant in Passaic, New Jersey, with nearby residents urged to stay inside with their windows closed. One of the facilities at the plant reportedly has a major chlorine stockpile. Read Full Article at
TV provider drops Trump’s ‘favorite channel’
January 15, 2022, 4:04 AM
One America News (OAN), a conservative television channel which has frequently been described as one of former US President Donald Trump’s favorites, is set to be dropped by its satellite TV carrier following an internal review. Read Full Article at
Djokovic detained in Australia again
January 15, 2022, 3:48 AM
Australian immigration authorities have detained Novak Djokovic, arguing that although the Serbian’s medical exemption from Covid-19 vaccination was valid, his views are too dangerous to let him stay. Read Full Article at
Obama adviser pleads guilty to stealing $200,000+
January 15, 2022, 2:16 AM
Seth Andrew, a former adviser to 44th President Barack Obama, has pleaded guilty to wire fraud charges after stealing $218,000 from a charter school he founded. Read Full Article at
Country bans unvaccinated from offices
January 15, 2022, 1:58 AM
The Republic of Singapore has officially banned unvaccinated employees from working in person, removing a previous policy that allowed them to work if they provided negative Covid-19 tests. Read Full Article at
Supreme Court to hear case of coach fired for praying
January 15, 2022, 12:41 AM
A Seattle high school football coach who was fired for refusing to stop praying at the end of games has taken the matter to the Supreme Court. Read Full Article at
US responds to Russian arrest of ransomware hackers
January 14, 2022, 11:54 PM
The Biden administration is “pleased” about Russia arresting several suspected hackers, including one allegedly behind the ransomware attack that led to week-long fuel shortages last year. Read Full Article at
US government clears way for spy gear sale to France
January 14, 2022, 11:27 PM
France is looking to purchase some $88 million in intelligence equipment from the United States, with the State Department authorizing the possible sale of eight high-tech drone surveillance systems. Read Full Article at
Head of Russia-led bloc reveals details of Kazakhstan mission
January 14, 2022, 10:39 PM
As the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) wraps up its peacekeeping mission in Kazakhstan, the top official of the Russia-led military bloc talked about the course of the deployment and its results with RT. Read Full Article at
Rare condition listed as possible side effect of Covid-19 shots
January 14, 2022, 10:28 PM
The European Medicines Agency wants to put warning labels on Covid-19 jabs made by AstraZeneca and Johnson & Johnson, saying there was a “reasonable possibility” they may have caused a spinal inflammation on rare occasions. Read Full Article at
America’s national symbol faces slow death
January 14, 2022, 10:10 PM
A new study has found that the bald eagle population in the US has taken a significant hit from lead poisoning, due to animals consuming ammunition left behind by hunters. Read Full Article at
‘Pharma Bro’ CEO ordered to pay $64 million, barred from industry
January 14, 2022, 9:27 PM
Martin Shkreli, dubbed the “Pharma Bro” by the media, has been ordered to pay $64.6 million in profits he and his company made off of the anti-parasitic drug Daraprim. He is also barred from the pharmaceutical industry for life. Read Full Article at
Republican senator introduces Fauci Act
January 14, 2022, 8:59 PM
Sen. Roger Marshall (R-Kansas) plans to introduce a bill dubbed the Fauci Act, aimed at making government officials’ financial information readily available. This is after the senator clashed with Dr. Anthony Fauci at a hearing. Read Full Article at
Biden admin tells state to mask up kids or forfeit Covid relief
January 14, 2022, 8:55 PM
The US Treasury Department has told Arizona’s Republican governor to abolish two programs aimed at discouraging school mask mandates within 60 days, or give back over $1 billion in federal Covid-19 relief and forfeit the rest. Read Full Article at
Restaurants to stay closed as Dutch relax Covid restrictions
January 14, 2022, 7:58 PM
Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte has announced that the country will be easing back on some of its tough Covid restrictions, despite a growing number of infections and amid protests from those businesses that have to remain closed. Read Full Article at
NATO touts Ukraine deal after massive cyberattack
January 14, 2022, 7:42 PM
NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg has condemned a hacking attempt on Ukraine that was said to have disrupted several government websites. He announced that the alliance would sign a cyber-security deal with Kiev within days. Read Full Article at
Denzel Washington’s ‘The Tragedy of Macbeth’ is one of the very best films of 2021
January 14, 2022, 7:21 PM
‘The Tragedy of Macbeth’, which premiered on Apple TV+ on January 14 after a very limited Christmas Day theatrical release, is an intriguing film for a variety of reasons. Read Full Article at
Russia responds to US ‘false flag’ claims
January 14, 2022, 7:03 PM
After Western media carried reports, on Friday, citing unnamed US officials, claiming that Russia is preparing a “false flag” incident in order to invade Ukraine, the Kremlin has dismissed them as baseless and unfounded rumors. Read Full Article at
Senior Navalny allies added to Russia's ‘terrorist & extremist’ list
January 14, 2022, 6:58 PM
Leonid Volkov and Ivan Zhdanov, two close allies of the jailed Russian opposition activist Alexey Navalny, have been added to a state register of extremists. They were placed on an international wanted list last year. Read Full Article at
Royal backs Djokovic against Australian ‘tyranny’
January 14, 2022, 6:19 PM
Prince Philip of Serbia has slammed the ongoing saga involving Novak Djokovic's apparently doomed attempt to defend his Australian Open title, accusing Australia's immigration officials of 'tyranny'. Read Full Article at
‘Russophobe’ Kazakh minister not welcome at rocket launches – Roscosmos chief
January 14, 2022, 6:16 PM
The recently appointed Kazakh Minister of Information and Social Development, accused of overwhelmingly anti-Russian sentiment, will not get a warm welcome at the Baikonur cosmodrome, the head of Roscosmos has insisted. Read Full Article at
US claims Russia preparing ‘false flag’ in Ukraine
January 14, 2022, 6:11 PM
Russian operatives have been deployed to two breakaway regions in the east of Ukraine to create a false-flag operation as pretext for an invasion, several US news outlets have reported, citing an anonymous American official. Read Full Article at
Russia reveals when it expects Western response to security proposals
January 14, 2022, 5:29 PM
Western powers have promised to send a written reply to the set of security proposals that Moscow presented in December, following negotiations this week, Russia’s top diplomat has announced. Read Full Article at
Bayern Munich star faces layoff over heart issue
January 14, 2022, 5:27 PM
Bayern Munich boss Julian Nagelsmann says that his Canadian superstar defender Alphonso Davies, 21, will be absent from first-team affairs for several weeks after being diagnosed with the heart inflammation issue myocarditis. Read Full Article at
Spike in proportion of UK babies in hospital with Omicron
January 14, 2022, 5:19 PM
Data published on Friday by the UK’s Scientific Advisory Group for Emergencies has warned the percentage of children aged under one in hospital with Covid has risen from 30% to 42% following the outbreak of the Omicron strain. Read Full Article at
Joe Rogan is a ‘menace to public health’, doctors claim in letter to Spotify
January 14, 2022, 5:18 PM
A group of 270 health and science professionals have signed an open letter to the audio streaming service Spotify, demanding a stricter policy on misinformation to combat podcaster Joe Rogan’s alleged Covid “conspiracy theories.” Read Full Article at
Brit loses plot over Russian rival’s toilet break (VIDEO)
January 14, 2022, 5:14 PM
Britain’s Dan Evans could not contain his rage as Russian opponent Aslan Karatsev took a timeout for a toilet break and clothing change during their semi-final at the Sydney International. Read Full Article at
Facebook faces $3bn+ legal action over dominance
January 14, 2022, 5:08 PM
Social media giant Facebook, now known as Meta Platforms, faces a class action lawsuit in Britain, seeking at least £2.3 billion (over $3.1 billion) in damages, over allegations the company had exploited users’ data for profit. Read Full Article at
Russia ‘fabricating a pretext for invasion’ of Ukraine – White House
January 14, 2022, 5:02 PM
The Kremlin is laying the groundwork to fabricate a reason for invading Ukraine, including possible sabotage activities and information operations, a senior White House official claimed on Thursday. Read Full Article at
Russia orders snap inspection of troops’ readiness for rapid deployment
January 14, 2022, 5:00 PM
Troops in Russia’s Far East have begun winter inspections, according to a statement by the country’s Ministry of Defense, as Moscow holds talks with NATO about de-escalating tensions. Read Full Article at
Dutch restaurants rebel against Covid rules
January 14, 2022, 4:35 PM
Some restaurants in the Netherlands have reopened despite current Covid restrictions, in a refusal to wait for the Dutch prime minister’s announcement, expected later on Friday, on whether to relax the month-long lockdown. Read Full Article at
Senior prosecutor praised by Kamala Harris is indicted on federal charges
January 14, 2022, 4:22 PM
On Thursday, Marilyn Mosby, the state’s attorney for Baltimore, was indicted for perjury and falsifying documents at a time when she alleged she was struggling financially due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Read Full Article at
Johnson eyes Downing Street overhaul to avert ‘political death’ — media
January 14, 2022, 3:47 PM
UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson is reportedly expected to conduct a shake-up of Downing Street staff amid growing pressure over a number of parties allegedly held by his office in breach of Covid lockdown rules. Read Full Article at
China claims to know true motive behind UK ban on Huawei
January 14, 2022, 3:45 PM
Beijing has described claims made by a UK ex-minister last month, and unearthed recently by the media, as further proof that London’s 2020 ban on Huawei was not about national security. Read Full Article at
Patience with West has come to an end – Moscow
January 14, 2022, 3:41 PM
Russia is becoming increasingly weary with the actions of Western powers, Moscow’s top diplomat has warned, following negotiations this week with Washington and NATO on European security concerns. Read Full Article at
Brussels washes hands of ‘ghost’ flights
January 14, 2022, 3:37 PM
EU authorities are urging airlines to stop operating empty flights as they are economically inefficient and bad for the environment, saying that making empty or near-empty trips is a commercial decision for each carrier. Read Full Article at
York councilor demands Prince Andrew be stripped of city title after HRH loss
January 14, 2022, 3:19 PM
A councilor in York, England has started a campaign to strip Prince Andrew of his dukedom, claiming the embattled royal is not worthy of such a link to the ancient northern city. Andrew was stripped of his HRH style on Thursday. Read Full Article at
Russia busts REvil hacker ring after tip off from US
January 14, 2022, 3:18 PM
Following information provided by US authorities, Russian security services have arrested a notorious group of hackers in a multi-region sting. They are accused of spreading computer viruses and extorting money from businesses. Read Full Article at
Khabib in Singapore isolation after positive Covid test
January 14, 2022, 3:04 PM
Khabib Nurmagomedov was unable to make a planned appearance in the corner of fellow Dagestani Saygid Izagakhmaev at the ONE Championship: Heavy Hitters event in Singapore after testing positive for coronavirus, it was reported. Read Full Article at
Presidential candidate makes free hair loss treatment his campaign pledge
January 14, 2022, 3:01 PM
The South Korean ruling party’s presidential candidate Lee Jae-myung is trying to win the hearts and heads of voters going into the March election by promising to include hair loss treatment in the national health insurance plan. Read Full Article at
US, China step up race for rare-earth dominance
January 14, 2022, 2:59 PM
A bipartisan piece of legislation to be introduced in the US Senate on Friday would force defense contractors to stop buying rare earth minerals from China by 2026, Reuters reports. Read Full Article at
Drones sprinkle ‘holy water’ on crowds to protect from Covid
January 14, 2022, 2:59 PM
Massive crowds of pilgrims have been flooding the delta of the Ganges river, desperate to take a dip in its waters. Drones have been deployed to spray water on them and reduce crowding. Read Full Article at

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