Thursday, Jun 17, 2021
Focus on the big picture
Rosewood Launches New Private Members Club in Hong Kong
Bloomberg, 04 Jun 2021
Jun.04 -- Rosewood Hotel Group Chief Executive Officer Sonia Cheng takes Bloomberg's David Ingles for an exclusive first look at Carlyle & Co., the hotel's new ...
Disneyland Paris reopens to visitors
Reuters, 17 Jun 2021
The Disneyland Paris theme park opened to visitors after being shuttered for nearly eight months.
Biden's summit with Putin ends with few commitments
CBS, 17 Jun 2021
President Biden ended his eight-day European trip in Switzerland with a three-and-a-half-hour summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin.
Lara Trump rips Biden’s ‘embarrassing’ handling of the media
FOX, 17 Jun 2021
The Fox News contributor discusses Biden’s media interactions
Juneteenth Holiday bill on way to Biden's desk
AP, 17 Jun 2021
The United States will soon have a new federal holiday commemorating the end of slavery.
Supreme Court Upholds The Affordable Care Act In 7-2 Decision
NBC, 17 Jun 2021
The Supreme Court has upheld the Affordable Care Act after several states filed a lawsuit alleging the individual mandate was unconstitutional and was not a legitimate use of Co...
Rescuers at deadly Nepal flood as waters swirl through houses
AFP, 17 Jun 2021
Army rescuers are deployed to a flooded area in Nepal after a river burst during heavy monsoon rains.
The craziest conspiracy theory out of Trump’s White House
CNN, 17 Jun 2021
Wild conspiracy theories coming out of the Trump White House was common practice for four years, but details are emerging from emails sent by Donald Trump’s chief of staff to th...
Nepal struggles to rescue those stranded in floods in Himalayan foothills
Al Jazeera, 17 Jun 2021
Nepal has deployed soldiers and helicopters to rescue people stranded after flash floods in the Himalayan foothills.
Hong Kong sends 500 officers in pro-democracy paper raid
BBC, 17 Jun 2021
Some 500 policemen raided the offices of pro-democracy paper Apple Daily in Hong Kong, alleging its reports breached a national security law.
Learning Lessons: Why more parents are making the switch to homeschooling
CA, 17 Jun 2021
Education expert, Patty Marler, from Home School Legal Defense Association Canada talks about the growing interest in homeschooling as part of Global News Morning’s ‘Learning Le...
47% efficacy: Did Germany's CureVac vaccine ultimately fail?
DW, 17 Jun 2021
Germany's Curevac was supposed to be a big player in COVID vaccinations. But now important tests have disappointed.
Ivory Coast's former president Gbagbo flies home after decade in exile
FRANCE24, 17 Jun 2021
#IvoryCoast's former president Laurent #Gbagbo boarded a #flight in #Brussels on Thursday to #return #home for the first time since he was ousted from power in 2011 and sent to ...
Morning Stock Movers: CureVac, Citigroup, Newmont
Bloomberg, 17 Jun 2021
Jun.17 -- Bloomberg's Romaine Bostick runs down the biggest moving stocks in today's pre-market trading.
How 5G empowers suit manufacturers?
CGTN, 17 Jun 2021
For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2021-06-17/How-5G-empowers-suit-manufacturers--11aItRKnZKw/index.html How 5G empowers suit manufacturers? Join us on a visit to Youngor's 5G...
China successfully launches crewed Shenzhou-12 mission
RT, 17 Jun 2021
A rocket carrying the Shenzhou-12 spacecraft with three Chinese astronauts on board has blasted off from China’s Inner Mongolia in a historic launch that is critical for the com...
Apple Daily raid targeted 'conspiracy' against Hong Kong, says security chief
Guardian, 17 Jun 2021
Hong Kong's security chief, John Lee, accused the five Apple Daily directors arrested on Thursday of using 'journalistic work as a tool to endanger national security'.
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un describes nation’s food situation as ‘tense’
SCMP, 17 Jun 2021
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has called his country’s food situation “tense”.
'China's had their eyes on space for quite a while'
Sky, 17 Jun 2021
China’s first crewed spacecraft in nearly five years has blasted off from the Gobi desert, carrying three astronauts to the country's new Tiangong space station.
Tim Davie on the future of the BBC
FT, 17 Jun 2021
The director-general of the BBC discusses with Alex Barker just
Joe Biden apologises for snapping at reporter after Putin summit
Telegraph, 17 Jun 2021
Subscribe to The Telegraph on YouTube ► https://bit.ly/3idrdLH Joe Biden's press conference after talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin ended on a more tetchy note.