Tuesday, Mar 09, 2021
Focus on the big picture
Covid to Change Public Perception of Risk, Disease: Johns Hopkins
Bloomberg, 23 Feb 2021
Feb.23 -- Dr. Amesh Adalja, Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security senior scholar, discusses the path to normal from the coronavirus pandemic, the ...
Biden visits VA center to see vaccination effort
AP, 09 Mar 2021
President Joe Biden visited a veterans medical center Monday that administers COVID-19 vaccines.
'Thank you for doing your best': Malala Yousafazi on Women's Day
Reuters, 09 Mar 2021
On the 110th anniversary of International Women's Day, Nobel Peace Prize winner and education activist Malala Yousafzai thanked women around the world for doing their best.
Is rethinking masculinity the key to gender equality in India? | The Stream
Al Jazeera, 09 Mar 2021
A new Indian series, What’s a Man? is a research-in-process podcast that lays bare what it means to be a man in the country today.
U.S. gained 379,000 jobs in February
CBS, 09 Mar 2021
Unemployment dropped from 6.3% to 6.2% percent in February after 379,000 jobs were added to the economy.
George Floyd death: Protesters gather in Minneapolis as Derek Chauvin trial jury selection delayed
CA, 09 Mar 2021
Hundreds of protesters gathered outside of a Minneapolis court on Monday ahead of the trial for Derek Chauvin, the former police officer accused of killing George Floyd.
George Floyd's killing: Likely to be highest profile trial in Minnesota history
DW, 09 Mar 2021
Downtown Minneapolis has the flair of a ghost town these days. City Hall and other municipal, county and state government buildings have been fortified.
Biden visits veterans medical center
FOX, 09 Mar 2021
President Joe Biden and VA Secretary Denis McDonough visit a medical center administering COVID-19 vaccines in DC.
WATCH: Here’s what CDC says you can do safely once fully vaccinated
PBS, 09 Mar 2021
Fully vaccinated people can safely visit indoors -- without masks or distancing -- with other fully vaccinated people, according to new guidelines from the Centers for Disease C...
Will Beyoncé Win at the Grammys? Diary of a Song Discusses
NYT, 09 Mar 2021
Beyoncé, Megan Thee Stallion, Billie Eilish, Dua Lipa and more will face off Sunday at the Grammys for record of the year.
Melinda Gates: Women are leaving workforce in huge numbers
CNN, 09 Mar 2021
CNN's Becky Anderson speaks with Melinda Gates on International Women's Day about what governments can do to support women after the United Nations said the coronavirus pandemic...
Live: White House Holds Press Briefing | NBC News
NBC, 09 Mar 2021
Watch as White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki holds a briefing. » Subscribe to NBC News: http://nbcnews.to/SubscribeToNBC » Watch more NBC video: http://bit.ly/MoreNBCNews NBC ...
Police in Senegal shoot tear gas to disperse opposition rally
AFP, 09 Mar 2021
Riot police in Senegal's capital Dakar shoot tear gas and stun grenades to disperse a rally of hundreds of demonstrators who were cheering the release under judicial review of o...
Phulkari: The women saving India's intricate flower embroidery
BBC, 09 Mar 2021
Phulkari is an intricate handmade Indian embroidery that is practised mostly in the northern Indian state of Punjab.
Equatorial Guinea: explosions at barracks rock city of Bata
Guardian, 08 Mar 2021
A series of large explosions at a military base rocked the city of Bata in Equatorial Guinea on Sunday, killing at least 20 and injuring more than 600, state media reported.
NPC delegate from HK on legal basis of improving HK's electoral system
CGTN, 08 Mar 2021
For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2021-03-08/NPC-delegate-from-HK-on-legal-basis-of-improving-HK-s-electoral-system-YsQvHN2wqk/index.html
What priorities? UK spends millions on briefing room amid 1% NHS hike
RT, 08 Mar 2021
A major scandal is unfolding in the UK, as Downing Street comes in for criticism over spending millions on a media briefing room.
Cryptomania: The rise of non-fungible tokens
FRANCE24, 08 Mar 2021
Have you ever heard of NFTs or non-fungible tokens? The virtual market of collectibles is booming, ushering in a new world in which people are ready to pay millions of dollars f...
'Meghan and Harry's interview can't be undone': Why there's no way back for couple and Royal family
Telegraph, 08 Mar 2021
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex's interview with Oprah has raised questions about what it is the couple might have achieved with their revelations, according to The Telegraph's C...
71kg of garbage found in stomach of stray pregnant cow in India
SCMP, 08 Mar 2021
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube Veterinary surgeons in India have found 71kg (157lbs) of garbage in the stomach of a pregnant str...
Richard Ratcliffe: 'We remain in this structural uncertainty that's part of the game'
Sky, 08 Mar 2021
Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe remains in Iran, despite her five year prison sentence ending.