Monday, Mar 08, 2021
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What Xi Jinping was like as a young Communist official visiting the US
CNN, 18 Feb 2021
In a conversation with CNN's Christiane Amanpour, former Ambassador to China Terry Branstad describes meeting Xi Jinping in the 1980s as the Iowa governor when Xi was a young Communist official.
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Maradona’s 'forgotten' season Porsche goes up for auction
Reuters, 08 Mar 2021
A Porsche car owned by Argentina’s soccer great Diego Maradona during his 'forgotten' final season in Europe will go under the hammer this week.
Watch: Biden Signs Executive Order On Promoting Voting Access | NBC News
NBC, 08 Mar 2021
Watch virtual remarks of President Biden on his new executive order to promote voting access.
Police break up protests as Myanmar crisis heightens
AP, 08 Mar 2021
Protesters in Myanmar were met with tear gas as they gathered Sunday, following last month’s military seizure of power.
Sri Lankan Catholics demand justice for Easter bombing victims
Al Jazeera, 08 Mar 2021
Sri Lanka's Catholic minorities have held a protest to demand justice for the victims of the Easter Sunday attacks two years ago.
This bill is 'not fair' to people hurting because of COVID: Sen. Blackburn
FOX, 08 Mar 2021
Senator Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) discusses the $1.9 trillion COVID
$1,400 cheques to be mailed to New Yorkers in coming weeks, says Sen. Schumer
CA, 08 Mar 2021
Democratic Senate majority leader Chuck Schumer said Sunday that “help is on the way” for New Yorkers as $1,400 cheques will be mailed to most residents and businesses affected ...
Pope Francis holds mass in front of 10,000 in ex-IS stronghold Erbil
DW, 08 Mar 2021
Pope Francis held mass in front of 10,000 in the city of Erbil. It marks the highpoint of his historic trip to Iraq, which is the first ever by a pope.
'Should any single family have this much power?': Stelter calls out the Murdochs
CNN, 08 Mar 2021
CNN's Brian Stelter ponders about the future of Fox News and the Murdoch family as its patriarch, Rupert Murdoch, approaches 90 years old.
Saudi-led coalition jets pound Yemen capital after Huthi strikes
AFP, 07 Mar 2021
Smoke billows over Sanaa as a Saudi-led military coalition mounts airstrikes on Yemen's Huthi-controlled capital after it intercepted 10 drones launched by the Iran-backed rebels.
Covid variants: What happens when a virus mutates?
BBC, 07 Mar 2021
Covid variants: What happens when a virus mutates? - BBC News The rapid spread of coronavirus variants has put the world on alert, but all viruses naturally mutate over time, an...
Pope calls on Christians of Qaraqosh, city ravaged by IS fighters, to 'forgive'
FRANCE24, 07 Mar 2021
Pope Francis met Christians on Sunday in an ancient church torched
China calls for unity against politicizing vaccine cooperation
CGTN, 07 Mar 2021
For more: https://www.cgtn.com/video China opposes "vaccine nationalism" and rejects any "vaccine divide" or attempts to politicize cooperation on COVID-19 vaccines, Chinese Sta...
In Full: Sophy Ridge on Sunday
Sky, 07 Mar 2021
Sophy Ridge speaks to Education Secretary Gavin Williamson on England's schools returning safely out of lockdown.
Not so woke | Rights groups flag Boohoo slave-labor record
RT, 07 Mar 2021
Human rights groups accuse fashion brand Boohoo of paying staff
Government focus on recovering from pandemic, not increasing nurses pay, says Education Secretary
Telegraph, 07 Mar 2021
Andrew Marr has asked Education Secretary Gavin Williamson if the 1% NHS pay rise is an insult to nurses.
State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi speaks on China's foreign policy and external relations
CD, 07 Mar 2021
State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi answers questions
Hong Kong airline caterer shifts to making hotel quarantine meals and lunchboxes during pandemic
SCMP, 07 Mar 2021
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube The Covid-19 pandemic has had a huge impact on the global aviation industry.
Government accused of 'snatching away promised 2.1% NHS pay rise'
ITV, 07 Mar 2021
The government is being challenged by the organisation representing
Agro al Día | La importancia del sistema de riego en los cultivos.
SERTV, 07 Mar 2021
The connection between White evangelical Republicans and QAnon
CBS, 07 Mar 2021
The QAnon movement is still growing even after its baseless conspiracy theories are proven to be false.