Saturday, Mar 06, 2021
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Amazon Through the Years
Bloomberg, 06 Feb 2021
Feb.05 -- During his time as chief executive officer, Jeff Bezos has taken Amazon from an idea for an online bookstore to an e-commerce and web services giant.
Nigeria: Criminal gangs terrorize villages
DW, 06 Mar 2021
The Nigerian schoolgirls released by kidnappers this week have now been reunited with their families and are back home.
Andrew Yang decries targeting of Asians in NYC
AP, 06 Mar 2021
Democratic New York mayoral candidate Andrew Yang says the increase
Jen Psaki holds White House press briefing | 3/5/2021
FOX, 06 Mar 2021
White House press secretary Jen Psaki speaks to press. #FoxNews
Live: White House Holds Press Briefing - March 5 | NBC News
NBC, 06 Mar 2021
Watch as White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki holds a briefing. » Subscribe to NBC News: http://nbcnews.to/SubscribeToNBC » Watch more NBC video: http://bit.ly/MoreNBCNews NBC ...
Ten years later: The Fukushima nuclear disaster
Reuters, 06 Mar 2021
Kim Kyung-Hoon was the first Reuters journalist on the scene following the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster on March 11, 2011.
Coronavirus: Ontario Premier Ford provides update on health restrictions, vaccine rollout | LIVE
CA, 06 Mar 2021
Ontario Premier Doug Ford is expected to provide an update on Friday on the province's vaccine rollout after Health Minister Christine Elliott said on Thursday that the governme...
U.S. added 379,000 jobs in February as unemployment rate ticks down to 6.2%
CBS, 06 Mar 2021
According to the latest jobs report from the Labor Department, the U.S. added 379,000 new jobs in February, and the unemployment rate dropped a tenth of a percentage point to 6.2%.
Watch Eddie Murphy’s Return to Queens in ‘Coming 2 America’ | Anatomy of a Scene
NYT, 06 Mar 2021
The best approach for directing a roomful of comedy giants? Let them laugh with each other long before saying “Action.” That’s the route the filmmaker Craig Brewer took for “Com...
Africa Weekly: Nigeria, Kenya and Senegal receive Covax vaccinations
AFP, 06 Mar 2021
This week in Africa, Nigeria, Kenya and Senegal have all received deliveries of the coronavirus vaccination, as part of the UN's Covax scheme, tasked with making sure poorer nat...
Shocking images emerge from Myanmar as military cracks down
CNN, 06 Mar 2021
Myanmar's military junta is believed to have killed more than 54 people since countrywide protests began after the February 1 coup.
Pope Francis makes first papal visit to Iraq amid security fears
BBC, 06 Mar 2021
Pope Francis has made the first ever papal visit to Iraq, with the Catholic leader calling for an end to violence and extremism.
Russia's Sputnik V jab: Kremlin's vaccine diplomacy in Latin America
Al Jazeera, 06 Mar 2021
An increasing number of countries across Latin America are announcing plans to buy Russia's Sputnik V jab against the coronavirus.
Covid-19 pandemic accelerates 'uberisation' of drug market in France
FRANCE24, 05 Mar 2021
In France, the Covid-19 pandemic has forced drug dealers to find new ways of selling their wares.
Pope Francis arrives in Baghdad for historic Iraq visit
RT, 05 Mar 2021
On his first trip abroad in 15 months, Pope Francis arrives in
Chinese Premier Li Delivers Work Report at NPC
Bloomberg, 05 Mar 2021
Mar.05 -- Chinese Premier Li Keqiang delivers the government's work report at the opening of the National People's Congress.
China’s 2021 National People’s Congress opens with Hong Kong’s electoral system on the agenda
SCMP, 05 Mar 2021
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube China’s most important political meeting, the National People’s Congress (NPC), opened on March 5...
'I'm too scared to send my child back to school because of Covid'
Telegraph, 05 Mar 2021
For many parents, the reopening of schools on March 8 cannot come soon enough. But Mari-Anne Chiromo, a single mother who lives in London, does not share that sense of anticipat...
MOFA: China calls for joint efforts with U.S. to battle COVID-19
CGTN, 05 Mar 2021
For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2021-03-05/MOFA-China-calls-for-joint-efforts-with-U-S-to-battle-COVID-19-Yo3LL1gYdW/index.html
Into The Grey Zone: Episode 9
Sky, 05 Mar 2021
In this final episode, we have the first ever interview with serving MI5 officers who work in counter intelligence.
Nurses will be demoralised over 'pitiful' 1% pay rise, says nursing union
Guardian, 05 Mar 2021
Nurses and doctors have accused ministers of not valuing health service personnel highly enough after the recommendation that more than 1 million staff should receive only a sma...