Wednesday, August 17th, 2022

Category: news

‘The Brutal Death of a Child’s Dream’ — Global Issues

Globally, nine million additional children are at risk of being pushed into child labour by the end of 2022 as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, which could rise to 46 million without access...

Fine dining in Budapest: How the city has become a culinary force

(CNN) — While Budapest may be primarily known for its architecture, geothermal springs and communist heritage, the city’s gastronomy scene has been gaining considerable travel attention in recent years. New and exciting fine dining...

Netflix ‘The Club’ connects mainstream Turkey to Jewish heritage | Arts and Culture News

Istanbul, Turkey – About midway through the Netflix period drama series The Club, the fictional character Matilda Aseo, played by Turkish actress Gökçe Bahadir, takes her formerly estranged daughter to see the building where...

Azerbaijan’s secret to long life? Mountain air in the village of Lerik

(CNN) — There are a number of destinations around the world famed for the longevity of their residents. In Japan, Okinawa’s sprightly centenarians have earned it the nickname “Land of the Immortals.” Campodimele, Italy’s...

EU regulator recommends Merck’s COVID-19 pill for emergency use | Coronavirus pandemic News

Advice comes ahead of formal authorisation of potentially groundbreaking antiviral drug as infection rates soar. The European Union’s medicines watchdog has advised its member states they can use a potentially groundbreaking COVID-19 antiviral pill...

Copenhagan Metro’s new M3 Cityring line is a game-changer

Copenhagen (CNN) — In Copenhagen, traffic is usually caused by the two-wheel variety of transportation: the bicycle. Ever since bicycles were imported into Denmark from France in 1869, they have become the main form...

Canada Approves Pfizer’s Covid Vaccine for Kids 5 to 11

Canada approved the use of Pfizer-BioNTech’s coronavirus vaccine for children ages 5 to 11 on Friday, adding more than 2.8 million young people to those eligible for a shot. Some provinces, including Ontario and...

Canada approves Pfizer-BioNTech jab for kids starting at age five | Coronavirus pandemic News

The vaccine is 90.7 percent effective at preventing COVID-19 in kids with no serious side effects, Health Canada said. Canada has approved the Pfizer-BioNTech coronavirus vaccine for children between the ages of five and...

STARLUX, Taiwan’s newest airline, lands with a Shakespearean origin story

(CNN) — Debuting its first flights in January 2020, Taiwanese start-up STARLUX Airlines could be the first new player in 30 years to upend the island’s duopoly aviation market. And even before the carrier,...

Wimbledon Standing Ovation For COVID Vaccine Scientist

At Monday’s opening day of play on Wimbledon’s Centre Court in London, the announcer told the crowd of spectators there were some special guests in attendance. People who played critical roles in the UK’s...