Thursday, May 06, 2021
Focus on the big picture
Conservatives confident as elections approach
Sky, 05 May 2021
Early polling in Hartlepool suggests that the Labour stronghold is now at risk of being lost to Conservatives in their hotly-contested by-election.
Sky's political editor Beth Rigby has this report.
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Royal Navy ships patrolling Jersey amid fishing row with France
BBC, 06 May 2021
Two Royal Navy ships are patrolling waters around Jersey and two French patrol vessels are nearby, as fishermen protest over their post-Brexit rights.
Tesla to allow Chinese car owners access to data
Reuters, 06 May 2021
U.S. electric-vehicle maker Tesla said on Thursday it was developing a platform for car owners in China that will allow them to access data generated by their vehicles.
Drought-hit Jordan 'critical' as water sources dry up
AFP, 06 May 2021
Farmers in Jordan are being hit hard by a severe drought in what is already one of the world's most water-deficient countries.
Tomi Lahren: Facebook is 'content discriminating'
FOX, 06 May 2021
Fox Nation host Tomi Lahren weighs in on the social media giant's decision to uphold Trump ban.
France’s Macron marks bicentenary of Napoleon’s death
Al Jazeera, 06 May 2021
France has marked 200 years of the death of Napoleon Bonaparte, who ruled France and much of Europe in the early 19th century.
What Is The Milk Tea Alliance? Inside A Political Movement Growing Asia | NBC News NOW
NBC, 06 May 2021
Following multiple protests, the pro-democracy movement the "Milk Tea Alliance" is beginning to spread across Asia.
India records another record high in daily COVID deaths and infections
DW, 06 May 2021
India's top scientific adviser has warned that the country would inevitably face further waves of the coronavirus, as India struggled with record deaths and daily infections.
On This Day: 6 May 2004
AP, 06 May 2021
In 2004, millions tuned in to watch the final episode of long running sitcom “Friends,” as it aired in the U.S..
Ukraine FM: Giuliani 'was definitely playing politics'
CNN, 06 May 2021
In an exclusive and wide-ranging interview, Ukraine's Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba spoke with CNN's Matthew Chance about the buildup of Russian forces on Ukraine's border and ...
Alberta's COVID-19 crisis: Canada's House of Commons holds emergency debate
CA, 06 May 2021
The House of Commons of Canada held an emergency debate on Alberta's deepening COVID-19 crisis on Wednesday evening.
Facebook Oversight Board upholds Trump ruling, but says indefinite suspension was "not appropriat…
CBS, 06 May 2021
Facebook's oversight board announced Wednesday that it is upholding the company's decision to suspend the account of former President Donald Trump.
Rosengren: Inflation to Rise in '21, Won't Persist Into '22
Bloomberg, 06 May 2021
May.05 -- Federal Reserve Bank of Boston President Eric Rosengren
Nicola Sturgeon describes Scottish Election 2021 as 'most important in our lifetime'
ITV, 06 May 2021
The Scottish Parliamentary Election is the "most important election in our lifetime", Nicola Sturgeon has said.
Press Preview: A first look inside Thursday’s newspapers
Sky, 06 May 2021
Sky's Anna Botting takes a look at what's making the headlines with the consultant editor of the Daily Mail, Andrew Pierce, and the associate editor of the Daily Mirror, Kevin M...
‘It doesn't matter how old you are’: Japanese cheer squad with average age of 72
SCMP, 06 May 2021
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube Fumie Takino, 89, founded the cheer squad Japan Pom Pom in 1996.
29 abducted Nigerian college students freed - Eye on Africa
FRANCE24, 06 May 2021
In tonight’s edition: Kidnappers release 29 students who were being held captive in northwestern Nigeria for several weeks.
Netanyahu misses deadline to form govt coalition, faces uncertain political future
RT, 06 May 2021
Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu has failed to form a new coalition government, which could push his Likud Party into opposition for the first time in over a decade.
Joe Biden: Republicans are in the midst of a 'mini-revolution'
Guardian, 06 May 2021
The president said he has never seen internal party conflict like the one Republicans are experiencing at the moment and was in a 'mini-revolution'.
TR en un Minuto: 5 de mayo de 2021
Telemetro, 06 May 2021
Conozca a partir de cuándo se permitirán los foros y capacitaciones en Panamá, en el #TRenUnMinuto con Maríangeles Muñoz.
Macron lays wreath at tomb of Napoleon on 200th anniversary of death
Telegraph, 06 May 2021
French President Emmanuel Macron paid tribute to Napoleon Bonaparte 200 years after his death on Wednesday on an anniversary that has been dragged into a heated national debate ...