Monday, Aug 02, 2021
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The battle to mine Indonesia's 'gold island' Sangihe
BBC, 22 Jul 2021
There is gold on Indonesia's Sangihe island, and a Canadian-listed mining company has a permit to exploit it.
Environmentalists say the gold mine threatens the island's ancient forests, which are home to endemic birds. Locals fear it will affect their water supply.
The BBC visited the remote island to see what’s at stake.
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One year on: Birth and death in a Beirut hospital
AP, 02 Aug 2021
A year after Beirut's horrific port explosion, families reflect in a Lebanon engulfed in crises.
Adapting city life to climate change
AFP, 02 Aug 2021
How to adapt the city of tomorrow to these heat peaks in videographic.
Square to buy Afterpay in Australia's biggest buyout
Reuters, 02 Aug 2021
Square , the payments firm of Twitter co-founder Jack Dorsey, will purchase 'buy now, pay later' pioneer Afterpay for $29 billion, creating a global transactions giant in the bi...
Antalya, Mugla wildfires continue as Turkey puts out dozens
Al Jazeera, 02 Aug 2021
Firefighters in Turkey have brought more than 100 fires under control but are still battling several in the popular tourist areas of Antalya and Mugla.
Marsha Blackburn on why she's 'not inclined' to vote for Dem infrastructure bill
FOX, 02 Aug 2021
Tennessee Republican discusses what she's concerned about in
NBC Nightly News Broadcast (Full) - August 1st, 2021
NBC, 02 Aug 2021
U.S. tops 100,000 Covid cases on Friday, schools reopen as Covid surges, and six million Americans in danger of eviction.
Florida governor scoffs at COVID-19 restrictions as Delta variant drives case surge
CA, 02 Aug 2021
As highly transmissible Delta variant gains speed across the United States, heath officials there are desperately trying to convince millions of Americans still refusing a COVID...
There’s a global semiconductor chip shortage and this is why it matters
SCMP, 02 Aug 2021
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube The Covid-19 pandemic has killed millions of people worldwide, disrupted international trade patt...
The Press Preview: A first look at Monday's newspaper headlines
Sky, 02 Aug 2021
Gillian Joseph takes a first look at Monday's newspaper headlines, with the columnist Steve Richards, and political commentator Salma Shah.
PBS NewsHour Weekend Full Episode, August 1
PBS, 02 Aug 2021
On this edition for Sunday, August 1, a surge in Delta cases leads to a rise in hospitalizations, and the emotional and social impact of the pandemic on students.
Local Matters: Ohio's 11th Congressional District race enters final stretch
CBS, 02 Aug 2021
The race for Ohio's 11th congressional district has gained national attention ahead of Tuesday's primary election.
Discount takeaway and taxi rides for young people as Covid vaccine incentive
ITV, 02 Aug 2021
ood delivery and taxi-hailing companies are to offer discounted
Taliban fighters reach heart of Helmand as foreign forces withdraw
BBC, 02 Aug 2021
The Taliban has intensified its nationwide offensive across Afghanistan, threatening to seize three major cities, including the provincial capital of Helmand Province, where Bri...
The Mother of All Talkshows with George Galloway - Episode 111
RT, 02 Aug 2021
GEORGE GALLOWAY | And the Mother Of All Talk Shows. Tonight 7pm-10pm London time. Unmissable.
'Mind boggling' data about the unvaccinated and Covid-19
CNN, 02 Aug 2021
CNN's Harry Enten looks at the data around the Covid-19 vaccine
Why is China committed to multilateralism?
CGTN, 02 Aug 2021
For more: https://www.cgtn.com/video We remain convinced that the theme of our times, peace and development, has not changed, and that the trend toward multi-polarity and econom...
Berlin police take on anti-COVID-lockdown protesters
DW, 02 Aug 2021
Police in the German capital Berlin have come up against anti-lockdown protesters.
Lamont Marcell Jacobs wins gold for Italy in men's 100m sprint | Olympics 2020
Telegraph, 01 Aug 2021
Italy's Lamont Marcell Jacobs set a new European record on Sunday as he claimed a shock victory in the men's 100m at the 2020 Tokyo Olympic games.
Why You'll Be In The Office More Than You Think: Dan Ariely
CNBC, 01 Aug 2021
Psychology and behavioral economics professor Dan Ariely answers some big questions about how the U.S.
Tourists and villages evacuated as wildfires rage across Turkey, Greece, Italy • FRANCE 24
FRANCE24, 01 Aug 2021
Dozens of villages were evacuated in tourist hotspots in southern Turkey on Sunday as wildfires that have claimed six lives raged for the fifth day, while Greece, Italy and Spai...