Thursday, Jul 29, 2021
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British Prime Minister receives his Australian counterpart in London
AFP, 15 Jun 2021
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson welcomes his Australian counterpart Scott Morrison at 10 Downing Street. The meeting comes as Britain has agreed a post-Brexit free trade deal with Australia.
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McConnell bemoans COVID-19 vaccine misinformation
Reuters, 29 Jul 2021
Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell blamed misinformation for the low rates of COVID-19 vaccination among Americans, which are fueling a rise in coronavirus cases, particul...
Pete Hegseth rips liberal elites' ‘white privilege’ for ignoring crime surge
FOX, 29 Jul 2021
The ‘Fox & Friends Weekend’ host discusses rising crime and the media silence on the recent attack on Sen.
England scraps COVID-19 quarantine for fully-vaccinated travellers from US, EU
CA, 29 Jul 2021
British Transport Secretary Grant Shapps announced on Wednesday that travellers to the country from the U.S.
Peru's new president Pedro Castillo sworn in
Al Jazeera, 29 Jul 2021
Peru's new President Pedro Castillo has been sworn in at the capital Lima. Castillo's swearing-in follows weeks of uncertainty after a disputed election result.
Simone Biles se retira de concurso individual de gimnasia
AP, 29 Jul 2021
Simone Biles no defenderá su título olímpico en el concurso individual de gimnasia.
Debate grows over COVID vaccine mandates
CBS, 29 Jul 2021
The White House is expected to require federal workers to get vaccinated against COVID-19 or get tested regularly.
Pedro Castillo is sworn in as Peru's president
AFP, 29 Jul 2021
Pedro Castillo receives the presidential sash as he is sworn in as Peru's president.
Morning News NOW Full Broadcast - July 28 | NBC News NOW
NBC, 29 Jul 2021
Simone Biles withdraws from all-around competition a day after dropping from the Olympic team finals, the Biden administration releases a new plan to speed up asylum approval an...
Covid ravages Indonesia with daily deaths above 1,000
BBC, 29 Jul 2021
Indonesia is at the epicentre of the Covid outbreak in Asia, fuelled by the more infectious Delta variant.
WATCH LIVE: Speaker Pelosi gives weekly news briefing
PBS, 28 Jul 2021
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German top court finds Cum-Ex trading illegal
DW, 28 Jul 2021
Germany's top court has upheld fines amounting to millions of euros against a bank and two London share traders for tax fraud.
SE Cupp: Stefanik a disgrace and a disappointment
CNN, 28 Jul 2021
CNN's SE Cupp gives her take on efforts by some Republicans like Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-NY) to undermine a House select committee hearing on the January 6 Capitol insurrection.
Why is 'balance' key to China's high-quality growth?
CGTN, 28 Jul 2021
For more: https://www.cgtn.com/video China and the U.S. are far from entering a new cold war with the highly integrated economies of the two countries, said Justin Yifu Lin, dea...
Tokyo Olympics: Simone Biles quits gymnastics final over mental health concerns
Sky, 28 Jul 2021
Simone Biles has withdrawn from the women' s all-around gymnastics final at the Tokyo Olympics to protect her mental health.
US: Drone footage shows wall of dust over Arizona city
Telegraph, 28 Jul 2021
The city of Phoenix, in Arizona, has been blanketed by a wall of dust during monsoon season.
Sports, Not Politics | Tennis star Medvedev thrashes journalists for calling Russian team ‘cheaters’
RT, 28 Jul 2021
Tennis sensation Daniil Medvedev expressed disgust with a journalist who implied that Russian athletes competing in the Tokyo Olympics have been tagged as cheaters.
Did Credit Suisse Fail to Monitor Archegos Exposure?
Bloomberg, 28 Jul 2021
Jul.28 -- Credit Suisse Group AG failed to properly monitor tens
Nigeria kidnappings: Children freed by gunmen struggle to recover • FRANCE 24 English
FRANCE24, 28 Jul 2021
Gunmen who seized 121 #students at a high school in northwestern #Nigeria in early July have released 28 of them.
Chinese company creates fishlike underwater drone ‘Robo-Fish’
SCMP, 28 Jul 2021
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube The Chinese company Robosea has created a fishlike underwater drone called “Robo-Fish.” The drone...
Slideshow: Thousands descend on UK music festival
Reuters, 29 Jul 2021
From @reuterspictures: Thousands of people poured into the grounds of the Latitude music festival in England over the weekend, one of the biggest gatherings since most restricti...