Tuesday, Mar 09, 2021
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In Barcelona, protesters march in support of Spanish rapper Pablo Hasel
AFP, 18 Feb 2021
People in Barcelona demonstrate in support of rapper Pablo Hasel, who was jailed for tweets insulting police and the monarchy.
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CDC releases guidance for people fully vaccinated against Covid-19
CNN, 09 Mar 2021
CDC Director Dr. Rochelle Walensky released new highly anticipated
LIVE: Kamala Harris and Jacinda Ardern address European Parliament
Reuters, 09 Mar 2021
Kamala Harris and Jacinda Ardern address European Parliament on #InternationalWomensDay #News #Reuters Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the late...
Cuomo refuses to resign as new allegations surface
CBS, 09 Mar 2021
The New York State Senate's majority leader has joined the growing list of Democrats questioning how effectively Governor Andrew Cuomo can lead after two more of his former aide...
Alarm in US over number of women driven out of work amid pandemic
Al Jazeera, 09 Mar 2021
US Vice President Kamala Harris has called the alarming number of women being driven out of work during the coronavirus pandemic "a national emergency".
Guatemala Pacaya volcano erupts, covers nearby town in volcanic sand
AFP, 09 Mar 2021
"There are many people who are scared, but we are already used to the life we have," says a resident of El Rodeo in Guatemala, after the Pacaya volcano erupted, covering nearby ...
Coronavirus: CDC says vaccinated Americans can socialize without masks, distancing | FULL
CA, 08 Mar 2021
The director of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Dr. Rochelle Walensky, on Monday announced new guidance for Americans who had been vaccinated against COVID-...
Live: Cuomo Holds Covid Briefing Amid Harassment Allegations | NBC News
NBC, 08 Mar 2021
Watch live coverage as New York Governor Andrew Cuomo tours a vaccination site and holds a Covid-19 briefing.
NY Gov. Cuomo emphasizes importance of COVID-19 vaccinations
FOX, 08 Mar 2021
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo speaks to press. Subscribe to
Guterres celebrates International Women’s Day
AP, 08 Mar 2021
The United Nations celebrated International Women's Day on Monday, championing the rights of women and girls across the world as it fights the ravages of the COVID-19 pandemic.
How is International Women's Day spent in Asia?
DW, 08 Mar 2021
The world marks International Womens' Day today. A day when calls for greater gender equality gather momentum.
Sailors stranded in Germany after borders closed due to Covid
BBC, 08 Mar 2021
A group of sailors from Kiribati, in the Pacific Ocean, have been away from their family for nearly two years and are now stranded in Germany due to the Covid pandemic.
Equatorial Guinea: explosions at barracks rock city of Bata
Guardian, 08 Mar 2021
A series of large explosions at a military base rocked the city of Bata in Equatorial Guinea on Sunday, killing at least 20 and injuring more than 600, state media reported.
NPC delegate from HK on legal basis of improving HK's electoral system
CGTN, 08 Mar 2021
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What priorities? UK spends millions on briefing room amid 1% NHS hike
RT, 08 Mar 2021
A major scandal is unfolding in the UK, as Downing Street comes in for criticism over spending millions on a media briefing room.
Cryptomania: The rise of non-fungible tokens
FRANCE24, 08 Mar 2021
Have you ever heard of NFTs or non-fungible tokens? The virtual market of collectibles is booming, ushering in a new world in which people are ready to pay millions of dollars f...
'Meghan and Harry's interview can't be undone': Why there's no way back for couple and Royal family
Telegraph, 08 Mar 2021
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex's interview with Oprah has raised questions about what it is the couple might have achieved with their revelations, according to The Telegraph's C...
71kg of garbage found in stomach of stray pregnant cow in India
SCMP, 08 Mar 2021
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube Veterinary surgeons in India have found 71kg (157lbs) of garbage in the stomach of a pregnant str...
Richard Ratcliffe: 'We remain in this structural uncertainty that's part of the game'
Sky, 08 Mar 2021
Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe remains in Iran, despite her five year prison sentence ending.
Gender Equality in the Workplace
Bloomberg, 08 Mar 2021
Mar.08 -- On International Women's Day, Bloomberg TV recognizes that in many industries and sectors women still face disadvantages in the workplace.
#LIVE: The fourth session of the 13th National People's Congress holds its second plenary session
CD, 08 Mar 2021
LIVE: The fourth session of the 13th National People's Congress