Vaccin anti-Covid-19 : l’Union européenne ne poursuit pas son contrat avec AstraZeneca à la fin du mois de juin
Le commissaire européen au commerce intérieur Thierry Breton a annoncé, dimanche, que la commande n’avait pas été renouvelée.
New technology has enabled cyber-crime on an industrial scale
A decentralised dark economy makes cyber-crooks more effective and harder to catch
Indian foreign minister self-isolates after Covid cases in G7 delegation
Subrahmanyam Jaishankar, who met UK home secretary and US secretary of state, will attend meetings in London virtually
The likely contenders to replace Arlene Foster as DUP leader
The party has yet to reveal whether the new leader will also be first minister, or whether the roles will be separate After Arlene Foster’s decision to quit as leader of Democratic Unionist party in the wake of an internal revolt, there is a vacancy at the top. The party, founded half a century ago […]
Love them or hate them, virtual meetings are here to stay
New research shows the costs and benefits of remote work
How the Biden Administration Plans to Convince Skeptical Republicans to Get Vaccinated
Christina Nunnally was driving to work when she heard on the radio that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) were recommending a pause in the use of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine last week. As the chief quality officer for a network of primary care clinics […]
Amadou Koné, l’ancien militaire devenu le premier maraîcher bio de Côte d’Ivoire
L’ex-soldat s’est reconverti avec succès dans l’agroécologie. Un domaine dans lequel le pays veut combler son retard.
China Eclipses Terrorist Groups as Top U.S. Security Threat, Intelligence Chiefs Say
The national security threats that top intelligence officials laid out for lawmakers on Wednesday were dominated by China’s efforts to expand its global influence and the “cascading crises” and “looming disequilibrium” facing the Biden Administration as existing security challenges are exacerbated by the fallout from the coronavirus pandemic. Their warnings, coupled with a written annual […]
Covid-19 is fuelling a Zoom-boom in cosmetic surgery
Depressed by your appearance on video calls? Men and women alike are splashing out on face-lifts, lip-plumping and more
Biden World gives a shoulder shrug to the raging culture wars
There’s a war on The Muppets. And “The Cat and the Hat!”But Biden is busy. He has no time for all that. Over the past few weeks, Republicans have simmered over the “cancellation” of seemingly innocent family favorites, including the venerated Mr. Potato Head toy and Dr. Seuss books. Glenn Beck has likened it to […]
Investment in Medical Imaging Scans Could Avert Millions of Cancer Deaths Globally, Report Co-Sponsored by the IAEA Shows
Scaling up access to nuclear medicine and medical imaging services would avert nearly 2.5 million cancer deaths worldwide by 2030 and yield global lifetime productivity gains of USD 1.41 trillion – a net return of over USD 200 per USD 1 invested, a new study co-authored by the IAEA shows.
Rishi Sunak defends budget amid claim it will plunge 500,000 more people into poverty – politics live
Chancellor defends budget after Joseph Rowntree Foundation says decisions on universal credit will put half a million more into poverty IFS criticises ‘remarkable’ move not to phase out universal credit uplift ‘Families are struggling’: Britons react to Rishi Sunak’s 2021 budget Sunak’s £1bn of ‘town deals’ will nearly all go to Tory constituencies Budget calculator […]
House passes sweeping bill on election, government reforms
The House on Wednesday approved a sweeping package of election and government reforms, amplifying the issue of voting rights amid a contentious national debate in the wake of the November elections. Nearly every Democrat voted for the bill, which includes a slew of ballot access, campaign finance and ethics reforms that came under renewed scrutiny […]
Leaked Video Shows Alex Jones Ranting That He’s So ‘F**king’ Sick Of Trump
The Infowars host, who profits from pandering to Trump’s base, was filmed in an expletive-laden tirade against him in 2019.
Covid-19 dans le monde : le coronavirus ne sera pas vaincu d’ici à la fin de l’année, selon l’OMS
Le Ghana et la Côte d’Ivoire sont devenus, lundi, les premiers à vacciner contre le Covid-19 grâce au dispositif Covax destiné aux pays pauvres.