Monday, Mar 08, 2021
Focus on the big picture
Qatar Aims to Be World’s Biggest LNG Producer for Next 20 Years
Bloomberg, 17 Feb 2021
Feb.17 -- The largest producer of liquefied natural gas (LNG) in the world is planning to expand its operations. Qatar's Energy Minister Saad Sherida Al-Kaabi ...
Malaysian artist fights sexual health barriers, taboos
Reuters, 08 Mar 2021
A Malaysian artist born without a uterus says cultural barriers and taboos surrounding sexual health often leave women unwilling to seek support or treatment.
Pope Francis ends historic Iraq visit with Erbil mass, thousands gather
CA, 08 Mar 2021
At least 10,000 people filed into a stadium in Erbil on Sunday for mass with Pope Francis.
AP Top Stories 7 March P
AP, 08 Mar 2021
Here are the top stories for Sunday, March 7: Biden signs voting rights order; Pope calls on Iraq's Christians to forgive; 15 dead, hundreds hurt in Equatorial Guinea blasts; Wo...
Democrat Sen. Cardin says the US needs 'comprehensive immigration reform’
FOX, 08 Mar 2021
Sen. Ben Cardin, D-Md., argues in favor of comprehensive immigration policies to solve the ‘global problem’ of displaced persons.
Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe freed in Iran but may face new charges
BBC, 08 Mar 2021
Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe has been released from house arrest in Iran after completing a five year sentence on spying charges, raising hopes that she may be a step closer to ret...
The continuing impact of Bloody Sunday on modern politics
CBS, 08 Mar 2021
It's been 56 years since civil rights activists and supporters crossed the Edmund Pettus Bridge, demanding voting rights.
Multiple explosions rock city of Bata in Equatorial Guinea
DW, 08 Mar 2021
In breaking news from Equatorial Guinea, a series of large explosions has rocked the city of Bata.
Free Spirit Community Church is starting over after Hurricane Michael
WMBB, 08 Mar 2021
Free Spirit Community Church is starting over after Hurricane Michael.
Protesters march in Minneapolis on eve of Derek Chauvin's trial
AFP, 08 Mar 2021
People carrying a mock coffin and portraits of George Floyd march in Minneapolis, Minnesota on the eve of the trial of former police officer Derek Chauvin for the murder of Floy...
Pope Performs Mass For Thousands In Northern Iraq | NBC News
NBC, 08 Mar 2021
Pope Francis performed a mass for 10,000 people in a stadium in Erbil, northern Iraq, on the final day of his historic visit to the country, in which Christians are an embattled...
Fareed's take: President Biden shows government can work
CNN, 08 Mar 2021
Fareed Zakaria gives his take on the massive ramp-up of vaccines under President Joe Biden, who has marshaled the full power of the federal government to fight Covid-19.
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.
Flor Mizrachi Pregunta: Aida Alfaro, Arturo Rebollón y Geraldine Norte
Telemetro, 08 Mar 2021
Aida Alfaro de la Fundación Excelencia Educativa; Arturo Rebollón, epidemiólogo; y Geraldine Norte, pediatra respondieron a las preguntas de la periodista Flor Mizrachi sobre el...
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.