Sunday, Dec 05, 2021
Focus on the big picture
Flights suspended and six African countries on red list amid fears over new Covid variant
ITV, 26 Nov 2021
Flights from six southern African countries will be suspended from midday on Friday and the nations will be added to the travel red list, following the discovery of ...
China is 'knocking' on our door, Uganda president says
Reuters, 05 Dec 2021
Western companies may be losing interest in Uganda, but Chinese investment is growing, President Yoweri Museveni said.
Space rocket to carry Japanese billionaire to ISS taken to launchpad
AFP, 05 Dec 2021
A Soyuz MS-20 rocket is mounted on a launchpad in Kazakhstan's Baikonur ahead of a flight that will take Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa to the ISS on December 8, 2021.
GOP feud creates problems for Kevin McCarthy
CNN, 05 Dec 2021
Amid a week of Republican infighting on Capitol Hill, Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-GA) told Steve Bannon on his radio show that she only believes Republicans taking back the H...
Ukrainians tense amid Russian troops build-up
AP, 05 Dec 2021
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Oregon considering permanent mask mandate
FOX, 05 Dec 2021
Oregon congressional candidate Alek Skarlatos joined 'Fox & Friends
Ai Weiwei and Anish Kapoor (Part 1) | Studio B: Unscripted
Al Jazeera, 05 Dec 2021
Ai Weiwei is one of the world’s most influential living artists and activists, known for addressing human rights and freedom of expression issues through his work.
Live: Enjoy stunning view of Baerluke National Nature Reserve in northwest China's Xinjiang
CGTN, 05 Dec 2021
Baerluke National Nature Reserve is located at Yumin County and Toli County, Tacheng Region, northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region.
Pope Francis visits migrants on Greek island of Lesbos
DW, 05 Dec 2021
Pope Francis has called Europe's neglect of refugees the "shipwreck of civilization," urging governments to do more to protect them.
Not quite Skynet: delivery robots get stuck in 1 inch of snow
RT, 05 Dec 2021
Who would have guessed that the way to defeat a future robot uprising would be some mildly inclement weather? It certainly worked in the Estonian capital Tallinn, where snow saw...
Raab says ‘formal party’ in No 10 last Christmas would have broken UK Covid rules
Guardian, 05 Dec 2021
A formal party' in Downing Street in December 2020 would have been contrary to guidance, the justice secretary has admitted, saying it would have been ;the wrong thing to do'.
Pope Francis calls neglect of migrants the 'shipwreck of civilisation' • FRANCE 24 English
FRANCE24, 05 Dec 2021
Pope Francis on Sunday returned to the island of Lesbos, the migration flashpoint he first visited in 2016, calling the neglect of migrants the "shipwreck of civilisation".
Social care 'gradually falling over'
Sky, 05 Dec 2021
Jeremy Richardson, chief executive of the Four Seasons Health Group, says the government has not done enough to reform social care.
Pre-departure Covid-19 tests reintroduced for anyone travelling to the UK
Telegraph, 05 Dec 2021
Fully vaccinated travellers will be required to take pre-departure Covid-19 tests before coming to – or returning to – the UK, despite the Transport Secretary warning that such ...
The acting alpacas that are retiring from public life
BBC, 05 Dec 2021
Ben and Jerry have starred in Star Wars, in gangster films and featured in fashion shoots but they’re retiring from the limelight.
Nightly News Full Broadcast - December 4th
NBC, 05 Dec 2021
Parents of Michigan school shooting suspect arraigned in court, unprecedented charges in Michigan high school shooting, and Omicron variant spreads across the U.S.
Josephine Baker becomes 1st Black woman inducted into France's Pantheon
CA, 05 Dec 2021
American entertainer Josephine Baker spent much of her career in Europe and during World War II - but her performances were merely a cover for her work as a spy.
Parents of teenager accused of Michigan school shooting deny involuntary manslaughter
ITV, 05 Dec 2021
The parents of a teenager charged with killing four students
Friendship is free: The beloved surplus store saved by New Yorkers
SCMP, 05 Dec 2021
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube At the height of the Covid-19 pandemic, Henry Yao thought he would have to give up and shutter Ar...
Michigan school shooting suspect and his parents isolated at same jail, sheriff says
CBS, 05 Dec 2021
James and Jennifer Crumbley were arrested in Detroit early Saturday morning and are now being held at the same jail as their son, who is the suspect in the Oxford High School sh...
'Pac-Man' living robots capable of self-replication
Reuters, 05 Dec 2021
U.S. scientists who made the world's first computer-designed living robots say that the 'Pac Man' shaped organisms are capable of self-replication.