Wednesday, Dec 01, 2021
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Peppa Pig World: Boris Johnson In a bizarre speech
Global Report, 23 Nov 2021
Stumbling over your notes and reminiscing about a visit to Peppa Pig World isn't how most speeches go but the prime minister's latest one did.
Boris Johnson delivered an unusual speech at a conference for business leaders on Monday, causing a reporter to ask if everything was OK with him.
He's defended the speech saying it "went over well".
Reuters, 01 Dec 2021
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'The jury will come to the right conclusion': Epstein accuser on Maxwell trial
AFP, 01 Dec 2021
"I have faith in the justice system, that the jury will come to the right conclusion," says Jennifer Araoz, an alleged victim of Jeffrey Epstein, following the first day of Ghis...
Afghans continue to feel traumatic legacy of US withdrawal three months on
Al Jazeera, 30 Nov 2021
It has been three months since the departure of the last US military aircraft from Afghanistan - marking the end of the United States' longest war.
Live: Biden delivers remarks, signs bills into law
FOX, 30 Nov 2021
President Biden delivers remarks and signs into law S. 796, “Protecting Moms Who Served Act of 2021,” S.
LIVE: Biden Signs Bills on Supporting Veterans | NBC News
NBC, 30 Nov 2021
Watch live coverage as President Biden delivers remarks and signs into law the Protecting Moms Who Served Act of 2021, Hire Veteran Health Heroes Act of 2021, a bill requiring t...
Many parents concerned over kids' vaccinations | COVID-19 Special
DW, 30 Nov 2021
Closed schools, social distancing, remote learning. Children’s lives have been turned upside down during the pandemic.
Tuesday Morning Quarterback: Patriots bounce back after slow start; NFL playoff picture
CBS, 30 Nov 2021
CBS News special correspondent James Brown, who is also the host of "The NFL Today" and "Inside the NFL" on Paramount+, joined CBSN to discuss the New England Patriots, the NFL ...
Why France is declaring Josephine Baker a national hero
BBC, 30 Nov 2021
France is honouring the US-born 20th Century singer and activist Josephine Baker with a place in the Pantheon on Tuesday.
Prince Charles sees Barbados become new republic
AP, 30 Nov 2021
Barbados celebrated becoming a republic Tuesday night with a 21-gun salute and a parade featuring giant puppets.
Barbados breaks away from the Queen, becomes a republic
CNN, 30 Nov 2021
With the stroke of midnight, Barbados cut its last remaining bonds to the British monarchy after nearly 400 years.
La Palma volcano: Lava consumes more homes as new vent threatens new areas of island
CA, 30 Nov 2021
Lava consumed more homes on Tuesday as the eruption of the Cumbre Vieja volcano on La Palma continued into its 10th week.
Live: Enjoy picturesque view of Tianchi Lake in northwest China's Xinjiang
CGTN, 30 Nov 2021
Tianchi Lake, which literally means "heavenly lake" in Chinese, is located about 100 kilometers east of Urumqi City, in northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region.
Far-right commentator Eric Zemmour launches 2022 bid for French presidency • FRANCE 24 English
FRANCE24, 30 Nov 2021
Zemmour, a former journalist known for his extreme anti-migration stance, has dominated the pre-election calendar with his polarising language and unrivaled media attention.
'Free the Nipple’ artists bare (not quite) all on Sao Paulo streets
RT, 30 Nov 2021
Imagine the scene: you’re out doing your shopping when all of a sudden you’re confronted by pornographic tinfoil space zombies.
China’s controversial ‘Syrian-style’ cafes draw influencers with crumbling, ‘war zone-like’ decor
SCMP, 30 Nov 2021
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube “Syrian-style” cafes have been trending in China in recent months.
Live: Beyond labels - Gen Z explain who they are
CD, 30 Nov 2021
The sixth episode of the China Daily series Youth Power will be broadcast online at 8 pm Beijing time on Tuesday, Nov 30.
Barbados leaves colonial history behind and becomes a republic
Guardian, 30 Nov 2021
President Sandra Mason was sworn in as the new head of state in the Barbados capital Bridgetown.
Charles acknowledges 'stain' of the 'atrocity of slavery' in Barbados
Sky, 30 Nov 2021
Prince Charles has apologised for the history of slavery in the Caribbean. The apology came during a ceremony to mark Barbados' transition to a republic and the formal removal o...
Tambyah: We Are Not Ready for the Next Pandemic
Bloomberg, 30 Nov 2021
NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine Department of Medicine Professor
British F-35 crashes into sea after failing to take off
Telegraph, 30 Nov 2021
An F-35 that crashed into the Mediterranean never managed to take off, footage has revealed.