Saturday, Jul 31, 2021
Focus on the big picture
AFP, 20 Jul 2021
Last hosted in Beijing 2008, baseball has been reinstated in the Olympic programme and will be part of the Tokyo 2020 Games. The rules of the game in videographic. VIDEOGRAPHIC
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Turkey wildfires: Residents return to blackened, destroyed homes
CA, 31 Jul 2021
Raging wildfires continued to spread across several coastal cities in Turkey on Saturday, causing damage to houses and forests, and leaving at least people six dead.
Paris: demonstrators march against 'health pass'
AFP, 31 Jul 2021
In Paris, demonstrators march against the extension of the 'health pass' along the Boulevard de Clichy and in front of the Moulin Rouge, at a pace imposed by the police who regu...
Electric motorbikes get a test drive in Kenya
Al Jazeera, 31 Jul 2021
In Kenya, about 200,000 new bikes hit the road every year, nearly all run on petrol, but that could be about to change.
Public Workers React To Covid Vaccine Mandate
NBC, 31 Jul 2021
NBC News’ Josh Lederman gets reaction from workers after President Biden announced that all federal workers will be required to get the Covid-19 vaccine or take weekly tests.
Dems, GOP call to replace Kamala Harris with Jeh Johnson as border czar
FOX, 31 Jul 2021
Former acting DHS deputy secretary Ken Cuccinelli criticizes the Biden administration's handling of the border crisis as the migrant surge grows.
US Olympic athletes on mental health challenges
AP, 31 Jul 2021
US Olympic athletes reflect on how they cope with the pressure of competing at the top level of sport, highlighting the importance of addressing mental health issues.
Soviet champion Latynina ponders pressures on Biles
Reuters, 31 Jul 2021
Larisa Latynina, the most decorated Olympic gymnast in history,
Directors discuss their newest CNN Films Shorts
CNN, 31 Jul 2021
Ahead of the premiere of two new CNN Films Shorts, CNN National
Former refugees are helping flood victims | Focus on Europe
DW, 31 Jul 2021
Syrian men stand among the relief workers in the German flood disaster. By helping, they want to say thank you for taking them in during the refugee crisis in 2015.
Family call for more safety equipment near lakes and open water
Sky, 31 Jul 2021
Becky Cotterill speaks to a family who lost their teenage son after he drowned in a lake.
China's Sinopharm plans annual capacity of 5 billion COVID-19 vaccine doses
CGTN, 31 Jul 2021
For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2021-07-31/China-s-Sinopharm-plans-annual-capacity-of-5b-COVID-19-vaccine-doses-12lGsYwRx7O/index.html Sinopharm CNBG has just launched a ne...
Pegasus Affair: India’s opposition seeks probe into the use of spyware • FRANCE 24 English
FRANCE24, 31 Jul 2021
India’s government continues to downplay the Pegasus scandal, with Prime Minister Narendra Modi dismissing it as a “non-issue”.
Inside the bitcoin mine with its own power plant
BBC, 31 Jul 2021
Bitcoin mines require a lot of energy to power the computers inside. Greenidge Generation in New York has converted a former coal plant into a gas-fired Bitcoin mine.
Tokyo 2020 week one highlights – and which Olympic events could deliver more medals for Hong Kong
SCMP, 31 Jul 2021
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube From Hong Kong’s most successful Olympic Games to a 13-year-old Japanese skateboarder becoming on...
Can plant-based milk beat conventional dairy? Food Revolution
FT, 31 Jul 2021
Plant-based milk makers are whipping up billions in investment and trade with new products coming to market and more buyers turning to non-dairy alternatives.
Pollution turns Argentina lake pink
Guardian, 31 Jul 2021
Drone footage shows the Corfo lagoon in the Chubut province, which has been tinted pink because toxic waste from fishing has been dumped into it.
Team GB win golds in swimming and triathlon mixed relay, bronze in windsurfing | Olympics 2020
Telegraph, 31 Jul 2021
Great Britain have won two more golds in swimming and the inaugural triathlon mixed relay, while Emma Wilson took bronze in the women's windsurfing RS:X.
Wall Street Week - Full Show (07/30/2021)
Bloomberg, 31 Jul 2021
Jul.30 -- One of the most iconic brands in financial television returns for today's issues and today's world.
Pontoon units in action! | Russian Engineering Troops hold exercises in Vladimir Region
RT, 31 Jul 2021
More than 1,600 people and around 600 units of special equipment
FHP explains why suspect did not receive DUI
WMBB, 31 Jul 2021
FHP explains why suspect did not receive DUI.