Sunday, Nov 28, 2021
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Happy Feet: Volunteer pedicurists help low-income elderly people
AFP, 25 Nov 2021
Once to twice a month, Cass Ng and her team of beauticians in Hong Kong swap out their nail polish collection for tough scissors, nail files, an electric drill to offer free pedicures to the elderly.
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The curtain comes down: Broadway pays tribute to Sondheim
AFP, 28 Nov 2021
Legendary songwriter, lyricist and composer Stephne Sondheim has died at the age of 91 at home.
British Prime Minister Johnson Announces Covid Omicron Variant Detected in U.K.
NBC, 28 Nov 2021
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced that two cases of the omicron Covid-19 variant, first discovered in southern Africa, have been detected in the U.K.
NASA launches new mission to defend Earth
CBS, 28 Nov 2021
A NASA spacecraft is on a mission to test technology that could defend Earth in the future.
Afghan interpreter spends first 'happy, safe' Thanksgiving in US
FOX, 28 Nov 2021
Afghan interpreter 'Johnny' celebrates his first Thanksgiving in the US after desperately trying to get out of Afghanistan as Kabul fell to the Taliban.
Drink kimchi: South Korea launches white kimchi juice
Reuters, 28 Nov 2021
A South Korean businesswoman introduced a new health staple in the market – white kimchi juice made of fermented cabbage and vegetables without salted fish or red chilli pepper.
How worrying is the new Omicron variant? | Inside Story
Al Jazeera, 28 Nov 2021
Just as the world was starting to show signs of recovery from the pandemic, a new COVID-19 variant called Omicron, has been identified.
Stephen Sondheim, the master who reshaped musical theatre, dead at 91
CA, 28 Nov 2021
Stephen Sondheim, the songwriter and composer who reshaped American musical theatre in the second half of the 20th century with his intelligent, intricately rhymed lyrics, his e...
Living with the effects 60 years after Thalidomide scandal
DW, 27 Nov 2021
It’s 60 years since one of the biggest scandals in medical history. The drug Thalidomide was supposed to help pregnant women suffering from nausea and sleeplessness.
Two cases of new variant of Covid detected in UK
BBC, 27 Nov 2021
Two people in the UK have been found to be infected with the new Covid variant, Omicron, the health secretary has said.
Investigation shows how Venezuela lured and arrested US citizens
CNN, 27 Nov 2021
The so-called "Citgo 6," a group of 5 US citizens and a permanent US resident under house arrest in Venezuela, have become pawns in the long-running confrontation between the Un...
Live: Enjoy stunning view of Baerluke National Nature Reserve in northwest China's Xinjiang
CGTN, 27 Nov 2021
Baerluke National Nature Reserve is located at Yumin County and Toli County, Tacheng Region, northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region.
Migrants at Belarus border camp say they refuse to return home • FRANCE 24 English
FRANCE24, 27 Nov 2021
During a visit to the Belarus-Poland border on Friday, Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko told migrants that his government could help them return to their home countries.
'Omicron' alarm | New COVID strain reaches Europe
RT, 27 Nov 2021
As concerns around the newly discovered 'Omicron' COVID strain escalate, a number of European nations, as well as Russia, the US, Japan, Brazil and others, have declared a trave...
Sky News Breakfast: Racing to stop the variant spread
Sky, 27 Nov 2021
On Sky News Breakfast this morning, - Concern grows about the
How to make a festive Christmas wreath
Telegraph, 27 Nov 2021
In this step-by-step video guide The Telegraph's Jessica Doyle and luxury florist Kitten Grayson, show you how to make your own Christmas wreath at home.
Wall Street Week - Full Show 11/26/2021
Bloomberg, 27 Nov 2021
On this edition of Wall Street Week, Former U.S. Treasury Secretary
"Snow rugby" catches on in NE China as Winter Olympics approaching
CD, 27 Nov 2021
As the 2022 #Beijing Winter #Olympics is less than 3 months away,
Kevin Hart talks new drama series ‘True Story’; says ‘I stand with Dave’ amidst controversy
AP, 27 Nov 2021
Kevin Hart’s latest project isn’t not funny—that’s because he takes a dramatic turn for his new Netflix limited series “True Story” co-starring Wesley Snipes.
Hong Kong’s comeback queen? City leader Carrie Lam on Talking Post with Yonden Lhatoo
SCMP, 27 Nov 2021
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube After bearing the brunt of public anger and international criticism over the 2019 protests, Chief...
The faces of the children suffering from severe malnutrition in Afghanistan
ITV, 27 Nov 2021
These children are among millions in Afghanistan who are suffering