Saturday, Mar 06, 2021
Focus on the big picture
China Is Leader in 5G Transformation: GSMA’s Chen
Bloomberg, 23 Feb 2021
Feb.22 -- Sihan Bo Chen, head of Greater China and head of Asia at GSMA, discusses 5G technology, the rollout of the technology in China and the potential for ...
Congressman sues Trump over deadly Capitol siege
Reuters, 06 Mar 2021
Democratic congressman Eric Swalwell has sued Donald Trump, his lawyer Rudy Giuliani and other allies of the former president over the deadly attack on the U.S.
Coronavirus relief bill could pass Senate by this weekend
CBS, 06 Mar 2021
The Senate is continuing to work on President Biden's coronavirus relief bill, and it could be sent back to the House by this weekend.
Black mother in Rochester pepper sprayed by cops
AP, 06 Mar 2021
A Rochester police officer has been placed on administrative duty after using pepper spray on a woman suspected of shoplifting who tried to escape with her 3-year-old child in h...
Live: Biden Holds Roundtable on the American Rescue Plan | NBC News
NBC, 06 Mar 2021
Watch live coverage as President Biden holds a roundtable on the proposed Covid-19 relief bill, the American Rescue Plan, at the White House.
Virus-hit EU under fire for vaccine shortages
DW, 06 Mar 2021
The European Union is under pressure over vaccine shortages, as infection numbers continue to climb.
Senators clash as Biden's COVID-19 bill nears the finish line | FOX News Rundown
FOX, 06 Mar 2021
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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...
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...