Saturday, Sep 18, 2021
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Giant Guan Yu statue in China forced to move, costing US$23 million
SCMP, 07 Sep 2021
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A giant bronze statue of Guan Yu, a widely worshipped military general, in China’s Jingzhou has been forced to relocate to a new site, a move that will cost 155 million yuan (US$24 million).
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CGTN Exclusive: China's Manned Space Missions
CGTN, 18 Sep 2021
For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2021-09-18/CGTN-Exclusive-China-s-Manned-Space-Missions-13F3NFNMSNq/index.html Human beings are not only explorers of outer space, but also ...
Floating piano venue entertains on London waterways
Reuters, 18 Sep 2021
Music lovers in London can now enjoy classical performances with a difference - on a canal boat traversing the city’s waterways.
Security high for right-wing rally in Washington DC
DW, 18 Sep 2021
Police in Washington DC are beefing up security to prepare for potential violence at a far-right rally.
UK energy firms hold talks with government amid fears gas price hike could lead to shortages
Sky, 18 Sep 2021
The government is meeting with representatives from Britain's energy firms amid fears a spike in gas prices could lead to food and fuel shortages.
France: Demonstration to defend traditional hunts
AFP, 18 Sep 2021
Hunters in Mont-de-Marsan in the Landes region of France protest in defence of traditional bird hunting methods, judged illegal by the country's top administrative court, at a t...
Russia Duma elections: People vote to elect parliamentary representatives
Al Jazeera, 18 Sep 2021
Long lines are seen at polling stations across Russia as people vote in parliamentary elections.
Anti-NATO membership protesters burn US and alliance flags near American embassy in Athens
RT, 18 Sep 2021
Greek protesters have burnt US and NATO flags outside the American embassy in Athens as a meeting of the alliance kicks off in Athens #news #trending #currentevents ------------...
French public divided over death penalty 40 years after its abolishment • FRANCE 24 English
FRANCE24, 18 Sep 2021
France abolished the death penalty 40 years ago Saturday, the culmination of 200 years of activism.
Advocacy Groups Call On Biden Administration To Halt Deportations To Haiti
NBC, 18 Sep 2021
As ICE prepares to send numerous deportation flights to Haiti,
Pentagon admits Kabul drone strike was 'tragic mistake'
Telegraph, 18 Sep 2021
The Pentagon has apologised for a drone strike in Kabul which killed 10 civilians including seven children, calling it a "tragic mistake".
Lawrence Jones: Biden's monoclonal antibodies cut is institutional racism
FOX, 18 Sep 2021
Red states seeing their monoclonal antibody shipments curtailed; Lawrence Jones and Sonnie Johnson react.
'We found out from the press' says French ambassador on scrapped submarine contract
Guardian, 18 Sep 2021
Jean-Pierre Thebault, the French ambassador to Australia, said France was kept in the dark over the surprise cancellation of a submarine contract in favour of a US deal.
'Why should we panic about having our period at a festival?'
BBC, 18 Sep 2021
Musician Francesca Dimech said she was "panicking" when she realised her period would coincide with a festival last month.
Germany Decides: CEO Briefing on the Next Election
Bloomberg, 18 Sep 2021
Sep.15 -- Deutsche Bank AG CEO Christian Sewing, SAP AG CEO Christian
Tight security in Washington, DC ahead of rally for Capitol riot defendants
CA, 18 Sep 2021
There is tight security around Washington, D.C. ahead of a rally called "Justice for J6," an event meant to support the people detained for their involvement in the Capitol riot...
Crews wrap giant sequoia trees as wildfire nears
AP, 18 Sep 2021
Cooler weather on Friday helped crews trying to keep California wildfires away from a grove of gigantic ancient sequoias, including the world’s largest tree, the base of which h...
FDA panel: Most Americans do not need Pfizer COVID vaccine boosters
CBS, 18 Sep 2021
A Food and Drug Administration advisory committee voted to recommend only people over the age of 65 or who are immunocompromised need third doses of the Pfizer vaccine.
Bodycam footage raises more questions about missing woman
CNN, 18 Sep 2021
CNN has obtained the bodycam footage from the Moab Police Department that shows Gabby Petito and her boyfriend Brian Laundrie after they were pulled over by police last month.
Transgender entrepreneurs in Bangladesh create discrimination-free work spaces
SCMP, 18 Sep 2021
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube Bangladesh’s estimated 1.5 million transgender people have long faced violence and discrimination.
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