Monday, Mar 08, 2021
Focus on the big picture
Oil Search’s Wulff on Earnings, Alaska Project, Oil Prices
Bloomberg, 23 Feb 2021
Feb.23 -- Keiran Wulff, managing director at Oil Search Ltd., discusses full-year results, the project in Alaska and his outlook for oil prices. He speaks on ...
Coronavirus: Italy approves AstraZeneca vaccine for people over 65 as death toll nears 100,000
CA, 08 Mar 2021
Italy on Monday recommended the use of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine for those over age 65, the health ministry said in a statement, overcoming previous doubts that the drug ...
'Devastating for the royal family': Quest reacts to the Oprah interview
CNN, 08 Mar 2021
CNN's Richard Quest reacts to the bombshell interview Harry and Meghan, Duke and Duchess of Sussex, gave to Oprah Winfrey, in which they made several stunning claims about their...
LIVE: Jury selection for former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin trial
Reuters, 08 Mar 2021
Jury selection begins for the trial of Derek Chauvin, the former Minneapolis policeman accused of killing George Floyd.
Jury selection set to begin in Derek Chauvin trial
AP, 08 Mar 2021
Jury selection begins in the trial of Derek Chauvin, the former Minneapolis police officer charged with second-degree murder in connection with the death of George Floyd.
With heavy hearts, Syrians in Turkey pursue new lives
AFP, 08 Mar 2021
Some are coping, others struggling, but Syrian refugees in Turkey say they dare not follow their dreams and return home while President Bashar al-Assad remains in power.
Steve Hilton: Biden's pathetic plan to reopen schools
FOX, 08 Mar 2021
'The Next Revolution' host blasts the president's plan to get kids back in the classroom.
President Biden on verge of signing COVID-19 relief package
CBS, 08 Mar 2021
President Joe Biden could soon sign the $1.9 trillion COVID-19 economic relief package, which passed in the Senate over the weekend.
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.
Georgia Lawmakers Battling Over Proposed Changes To Voting Laws | NBC News NOW
NBC, 08 Mar 2021
NBC News’ Jane Timm reports on Georgia’s state legislature where Republicans are pushing through several election bills from early voting hours to voters identifying who they ar...
NFT's explained: Why would anyone pay $600,000 for a cat meme? | DW Analysis
DW, 08 Mar 2021
A digital 10-second clip of the Mona Lisa sold for 6.6 million, even though anyone can watch it for free online.
Alarm in US over number of women driven out of work amid pandemic
Al Jazeera, 08 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".
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
For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2021-03-08/NPC-delegate-from-HK-on-legal-basis-of-improving-HK-s-electoral-system-YsQvHN2wqk/index.html
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