Monday, December 5th, 2022

Category: news

Magnus Carlsen v Ian Nepomniachtchi: World Chess Championship Game 5 – live! | Sport

7.37am EST07:37 Game 5 is under way! Nepomniachtchi, playing with the white pieces, opens with 1. e4. Another Ruy Lopez follows (1. … e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 a6 4. Ba4 Nf6)....

These are the world’s most expensive cities to live in | Business and Economy

These are the world’s most expensive cities to live in | Business and Economy COVID-19 restrictions have disrupted the supply of goods, leading to shortages and higher prices in these cities. Tel Aviv...

WHO members agree to start drafting global pandemic convention | Coronavirus pandemic News

WHO members agree to start drafting global pandemic convention | Coronavirus pandemic News WHO member states adopt resolution to start drafting a global agreement on how to prevent and tackle the next pandemic....

Africa, Far Behind – The New York Times

Last week, just days before scientists discovered the Omicron variant, South Africa’s government asked Johnson & Johnson and Pfizer not to make some planned deliveries of their Covid-19 vaccines. The country already had...

Dozens, including many children, die in Nigeria boat disaster | News

Dozens, including many children, die in Nigeria boat disaster | News Local officials say at least 29 people, mostly children, drowned after an overloaded river boat capsized in Kano state. An overloaded boat...

The hypocrisy of Emmerson Mnangagwa | Human Rights

The hypocrisy of Emmerson Mnangagwa | Human Rights Since becoming the president of Zimbabwe in November 2017, despite repeatedly paying lip service to calls for democratic reform, Emmerson Mnangagwa did little to further...

Ilhan Omar airs death threat and presses Republicans on ‘anti-Muslim hatred’ | Ilhan Omar

The US politician Ilhan Omar played a harrowing death threat left recently on her voicemail, as she implored House Republican leaders to do more to tamp down “anti-Muslim hatred” in their ranks and...

Ethiopian gov’t says it retook string of towns from Tigray forces | News

Ethiopian gov’t says it retook string of towns from Tigray forces | News Spokesman says Shewa Robit, a town claimed by Tigrayan forces last week, is among those now under government control. The...

Belarus’s Lukashenko says annexed Crimea is legally Russian | Crimea News

Belarus’s Lukashenko says annexed Crimea is legally Russian | Crimea News Black Sea peninsula ‘de jure’ Russian territory, Belarusian president says, prompting backlash from Kyiv. Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko has said the Crimean...

Peru: Archaeologists say unearthed mummy could be 1,200 years old | History News

Peru: Archaeologists say unearthed mummy could be 1,200 years old | History News Head of excavation project describes the discovery of the mummy, which was bound with rope, as ‘peculiar and unique’. Archaeologists...