Saturday, September 18, 2021

Foreign

Typhoon In-Fa 2021: China shuts down ports, railways, trains as typhoon In-Fa gets closer

On Saturday, China closes down ports and trains in anticipation of the sixth Typhoon In-Fa in the year 2021. In-Fa is now stationed around 395 kilometers southeast of Xiangshan County in Zhejiang, with a maximum wind speed of 144 kilometers...

Emirates extends flight ban to UAE from India, Pakistan, two other countries till July 28

Emirates airline has extended its suspension of flights to Dubai from India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, and Sri Lanka until July 28 in compliance with UAE regulatory requirements. In an announcement, Emirates proclaimed that any passenger who has visited these four Asian...

Washington shooting leaves two injured, scatters diners

Restlessness follows Washington gunshots which erupted on Thursday in a Washington, D.C., neighborhood recognized for its eateries, injuring two men, one of whom authorities believe was a passerby. Around 8:20 p.m., gunfire occurred. Diners were forced to evacuate the vicinity...

Pakistan bans TikTok for 4th time, for inappropriate and Obscene content

Pakistan once again has banned TikTok, a renowned video-sharing network with Chinese origins, owing to the constant presence of inappropriate content on the platform and its failure to remove such content. The restriction was disclosed by the Pakistan Telecommunications Authority...

12 killed, 200,000 evacuated as Unending rainfall batters central China city

According to local news media, at least 12 lives were lost and more than 500 people rescued as a subway line flooded in Zhengzhou, China's central Henan province, which has had the most daily rainfall. Authorities have declared the...

Mali’s interim president Assimi Goita targeted in a knife attack at Bamako mosque

Following Eid al-Adha prayers at the Grand Mosque in Bamako, Mali's interim President Assimi Goita was the victim of an attempted knife attack. According to an AFP news agency correspondent, Goita was taken away, and blood was seen at the...

Novavax covid-19 vaccine reported being highly effective in U.S trial

Novavax Inc (NVAX.O) released the late-stage information from a clinical study for its Novavax covid-19 vaccine in the United States on Monday, revealing that it is more than 90% efficient against COVID-19 across a number of virus types. According to the...

Emmanuel Macron slapped during Southern France Walkabout

A rare incident that occurred today in France saw the country's President, Emmanuel Macron, being slapped by an unknown individual. The incident took place while Macron was on a visit to the Drome region in southeastern France, where he met...

UK coronavirus cases increase with reports of new 5,683 cases and one death

The UK coronavirus cases have seen a dramatic increase as another 5,683 coronavirus infections and one death have been confirmed in the United Kingdom within 28 days following a positive test. Official numbers recently released showed 5,431 new infections of COVID-19...

Brazil Coronavirus cases surge 39,637 coronavirus cases and 873 COVID deaths in 24 hours

According to the ministry of health, in Brazil, coronavirus cases have seen an upsurge as there have been 39,637 new cases of the novel coronavirus recorded in Brazil in the last 24 hours, with 873 deaths from COVID-19. The figures...

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Odunlade Adekola debunks sex for role accusation

Renowned Nollywood actor, Odunlade Adekola, has addressed the accusation of partaking in the sex for role trend in the...