Sunday, Sep 20, 2020
Focus on the big picture
87-year-old granny planted 200,000 trees in the desert for 20 years.
CD, 17 Sep 2020
In Inner Mongolia autonomous region, this 87-year-old granny planted 200000 trees in the desert for 20 years. Having turned the place into an oasis, she ...
Chile: Indigenous group escalating tactics to take back land
Al Jazeera, 20 Sep 2020
A centuries-old conflict over land and discrimination is escalating in southern Chile.
Lebanese try to flee, claim asylum in Cyprus
Reuters, 20 Sep 2020
For years the desperate migrants who boarded small boats on Lebanon's northern coast were mostly Syrians or Palestinians.
First arrests in Minsk at latest anti-Lukashenko demonstration
AFP, 20 Sep 2020
Belarussian police arrest protesters at the latest demonstration against the country's strongman Alexander Lukashenko.
GOP has a 'duty' to move forward with Supreme Court nomination: Rep Waltz
FOX, 20 Sep 2020
Florida Rep. Michael Waltz, Republican member of the House Armed
Keir Starmer says schoolchildren should be tested in same priority group as key workers | Covid-19
Telegraph, 20 Sep 2020
Labour Party Leader Sir Keir Starmer says the government should prioritise coronavirus tests for schoolchildren to minimise disruption to their education.
Schools open in India as coronavirus cases top 5 million
DW, 20 Sep 2020
Despite recording around 90,000 COVID cases daily for the past week, India has decided to re-open its schools, but only for senior students and on a voluntary basis.
German protesters demand rich people pay for COVID-19 crisis
CGTN, 20 Sep 2020
Demonstrations have been held across #Germany, demanding that "the rich must pay for the crisis." Protesters said regular people should not shoulder the burden of the #coronavir...
Matt Hancock warns of national lockdowns if public breaks Covid-19 rules
Guardian, 20 Sep 2020
The health secretary has warned that nationwide lockdowns could be imposed if the people in the UK do not follow coronavirus rules.
Hundreds take to the streets of Buenos Aires to protest against Alberto Fernandez govt
RT, 20 Sep 2020
The iconic Buenos Aires Obelisk has seen hundreds of people arriving to protest against the government of President Alberto Fernandez over the extension of the COVID quarantine ...
COVID-19: Len McCluskey warns millions of jobs at risk
Sky, 20 Sep 2020
Len McCluskey, head of the union Unite, tells Sophy Ridge the government needs to take more robust action to protect jobs during the pandemic.
Belarus protests: Women try to unmask those detaining protesters
BBC, 20 Sep 2020
In Belarus, it's now almost six weeks since the election in which President Alexander Lukashenko claimed a much disputed victory.
France's annual heritage celebration returns despite coronavirus
FRANCE24, 20 Sep 2020
France's annual weekend of heritage celebration has persisted despite the coronavirus pandemic.
Death of US Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg sparks political battle
CA, 20 Sep 2020
In the wake of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's death, Republicans and Democrats are battling over whether her replacement will be named before or after the upco...
Toobin: The Supreme Court is not paralyzed by a vacancy
CNN, 20 Sep 2020
A fierce political battle is underway over who will replace Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's seat and when a vote will take place.
Live: Trump Holds Campaign Rally In North Carolina | NBC News
NBC, 20 Sep 2020
Watch live coverage as President Trump holds a campaign rally in Fayetteville, N.C.
FBI director warns of Russian interference in 2020 election
CBS, 20 Sep 2020
FBI Director Christopher Wray says that Russia is making "very active efforts" to interfere in the 2020 presidential election.
Trump: Nominee will be announced 'very soon'
AP, 20 Sep 2020
President Donald Trump says he's moving "very quickly" to select a Supreme Court nominee following the death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.
PBS NewsHour Weekend Full Episode September 19, 2020
PBS, 20 Sep 2020
On this edition for Saturday, September 19, remembering Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg who died due to complications from Metastatic Pancreatic Cancer on Friday -- an...
Coronavirus: Tougher fines for self-isolation law breakers in England
ITV, 20 Sep 2020
Coronavirus rule breakers could face fines of up to £10000 as
What Is An mRNA Coronavirus Vaccine?
CNBC, 19 Sep 2020
More than 30 biotech and pharmaceutical companies around the world are racing to develop a safe Covid-19 vaccine.