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How much will a lack of tourists at the Tokyo Olympics cost Japan?
SCMP, 22 Jul 2021
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With one quintessential element lacking from the Olympic equation in the Japanese capital – crowds – the nation looks set to lose out. Post Magazine columnist Mercedes Hutton explains.
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French police clash with anti-virus pass protesters
AP, 01 Aug 2021
Thousands in France protesting a special virus pass marched through Paris on Saturday, with French police in full riot gear using their fists to push some demonstrators back and...
Bill Hagerty: 'Infrastructure bill will be devastating to America'
FOX, 01 Aug 2021
Tennessee Republican Senator Bill Haggerty joins 'Cavuto Live' to discuss the infrastructure deal.
Slideshow: On the sidelines at the Tokyo Olympics
Reuters, 01 Aug 2021
Here’s a collection of Reuters Pictures’ top images from the sidelines of the Tokyo Olympic #Tokyo2020 #Olympics#News #Reuters Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reu...
Regional leaders call for input in infrastructure bill
CBS, 01 Aug 2021
The Senate has convened for a rare Saturday session on Capitol Hill. Lawmakers returned to the Capitol in an effort to come to terms on the roughly $1 trillion bipartisan infras...
Paris: clashes on the sidelines of health pass demonstration
AFP, 01 Aug 2021
Clashes erupt between demonstrators and police at Place de la Bastille in Paris, as offiers fire water cannon at protesters throwing projectiles on the sidelines of a demonstrat...
What's causing wildfires? | Inside Story
Al Jazeera, 01 Aug 2021
The last few months have seen a number of devastating weather events made worse by climate change.
COVID-19: Thousands stage Paris protest against Macron's health pass
CA, 01 Aug 2021
Thousands of people across France on Saturday protested against a new health pass targeting a wide array of social venues as the country battles with a fourth wave of COVID-19 i...
US President Biden calls for $100 vaccine incentive
BBC, 01 Aug 2021
US President Joe Biden has called for states to offer $100 (£71) to the newly vaccinated in an effort to address flagging jab rates amid virus surges.
Public Workers React To Covid Vaccine Mandate
NBC, 31 Jul 2021
NBC News’ Josh Lederman gets reaction from workers after President Biden announced that all federal workers will be required to get the Covid-19 vaccine or take weekly tests.
Directors discuss their newest CNN Films Shorts
CNN, 31 Jul 2021
Ahead of the premiere of two new CNN Films Shorts, CNN National
Former refugees are helping flood victims | Focus on Europe
DW, 31 Jul 2021
Syrian men stand among the relief workers in the German flood disaster. By helping, they want to say thank you for taking them in during the refugee crisis in 2015.
Family call for more safety equipment near lakes and open water
Sky, 31 Jul 2021
Becky Cotterill speaks to a family who lost their teenage son after he drowned in a lake.
China's Sinopharm plans annual capacity of 5 billion COVID-19 vaccine doses
CGTN, 31 Jul 2021
For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2021-07-31/China-s-Sinopharm-plans-annual-capacity-of-5b-COVID-19-vaccine-doses-12lGsYwRx7O/index.html Sinopharm CNBG has just launched a ne...
Pegasus Affair: India’s opposition seeks probe into the use of spyware • FRANCE 24 English
FRANCE24, 31 Jul 2021
India’s government continues to downplay the Pegasus scandal, with Prime Minister Narendra Modi dismissing it as a “non-issue”.
Tokyo 2020 week one highlights – and which Olympic events could deliver more medals for Hong Kong
SCMP, 31 Jul 2021
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube From Hong Kong’s most successful Olympic Games to a 13-year-old Japanese skateboarder becoming on...
Can plant-based milk beat conventional dairy? Food Revolution
FT, 31 Jul 2021
Plant-based milk makers are whipping up billions in investment and trade with new products coming to market and more buyers turning to non-dairy alternatives.
Pollution turns Argentina lake pink
Guardian, 31 Jul 2021
Drone footage shows the Corfo lagoon in the Chubut province, which has been tinted pink because toxic waste from fishing has been dumped into it.
Team GB win golds in swimming and triathlon mixed relay, bronze in windsurfing | Olympics 2020
Telegraph, 31 Jul 2021
Great Britain have won two more golds in swimming and the inaugural triathlon mixed relay, while Emma Wilson took bronze in the women's windsurfing RS:X.
Wall Street Week - Full Show (07/30/2021)
Bloomberg, 31 Jul 2021
Jul.30 -- One of the most iconic brands in financial television returns for today's issues and today's world.
Pontoon units in action! | Russian Engineering Troops hold exercises in Vladimir Region
RT, 31 Jul 2021
More than 1,600 people and around 600 units of special equipment