Thursday, Aug 05, 2021
Focus on the big picture
Live: Isolating Boris Johnson faces Sir Keir Starmer in final PMQs before recess
ITV, 21 Jul 2021
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Hundreds have died in attacks on healthcare: WHO
Reuters, 05 Aug 2021
More than 700 healthcare workers and patients have died in attacks on health facilities since December 2017 and more than 2,000 have been wounded, according to a three-year anal...
Officer surveying Surfside damage: 'This is huge'
AP, 05 Aug 2021
Officials in a Florida town have released body camera footage from the first police officers who responded to a building collapse that left 98 people dead.
After historic floods, Germany grapples with debris mountain
AFP, 05 Aug 2021
Near the villages devastated by historic floods in Germany last month, waste centres are struggling to sort a pile equivalent to a whole year's worth of refuse.
Live: White House Holds Press Briefing | NBC News
NBC, 05 Aug 2021
Watch as White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki holds a press briefing. » Subscribe to NBC News: http://nbcnews.to/SubscribeToNBC » Watch more NBC video: http://bit.ly/MoreNBCNew...
Governor Andrew Cuomo faces growing calls to resign over sexual harassment allegations
CBS, 05 Aug 2021
Several top Democrats are calling on New York Governor Andrew Cuomo to resign after independent investigators found he sexually harassed at least 11 women.
"Super proud": Andre De Grasse's family, team react to Olympic Gold medal win in 200-metre | FULL
CA, 05 Aug 2021
“Super, super proud and super, super excited. I feel like I’m on a high and I don’t know how to come down,” Andre De Grasse’s mom Beverley reacted Wednesday to her son’s Gold me...
Jen Psaki holds White House press briefing | 8/4/21
FOX, 05 Aug 2021
White House press secretary Jen Psaki speaks to press. #FoxNews
Alleged rape and murder of 9-year-old girl spark protest
DW, 05 Aug 2021
Protests have broken out in Delhi over the alleged gang rape and murder of a 9-year-old girl.
Could full-scale war return to Afghanistan? | Inside Story
Al Jazeera, 05 Aug 2021
The Taliban is gaining strength across Afghanistan, quickly taking territory as foreign troops leave after 20 years of war.
Olympics high jump gold medallist says why he shared podium
BBC, 04 Aug 2021
An incredible Olympic high jump final ended with both Qatar's Mutaz Essa Barshim and Italy's Gianmarco Tamberi taking gold medals.
French President Emmanuel Macron aims to raise at least $350 million in emergency aid for Lebanon
FRANCE24, 04 Aug 2021
French President Emmanuel #Macron aims to raise at least $350 million in emergency aid for #Lebanon on Wednesday at a donor conference held on the first anniversary of a massive...
CrossTalk | Return of Trump?
RT, 04 Aug 2021
There are growing indications Donald Trump will indeed make a third run for the presidency in 2024.
Belarus Olympic athlete changes flight route to Poland due to security fears
Telegraph, 04 Aug 2021
Belarusian sprinter Krystsina Tsimanouskaya left Tokyo for Austria, adding another dramatic twist to a diplomatic saga in which she had sought refuge at the Polish embassy.
Afghanistan: Fears for women's rights after Taliban resurgence
Sky, 04 Aug 2021
Farkhunda Zahra Naderi, member of the UN High Council for National Reconciliation, warns women will suffer the most if the Taliban takes over Afghanistan.
Personal Tales of Aiding Xinjiang: The story of Emran Tursun
CGTN, 04 Aug 2021
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Virtual reality technology brings Olympic Games to Tokyo’s disabled children
SCMP, 04 Aug 2021
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube The Tokyo Olympic Games has come alive to scores of the host city’s disabled children, thanks to ...
Legal & General CEO on 1H Earnings, Investment Opportunities
Bloomberg, 04 Aug 2021
Aug.04 -- Nigel Wilson, Legal & General chief executive officer, discusses first half earnings, investment opportunities, and the future of work.
Greece: Wildfires reach outskirts of Athens forcing thousands of residents to flee
Guardian, 04 Aug 2021
Thousands of residents in the northern outskirts of Athens have been forced to leave their homes as a forest wildfire reached residential areas.
How to build an artificial tree Energy Source
FT, 04 Aug 2021
Can you build the equivalent of 39,000 trees into a suitcase? A tiny start-up founded by three Stanford graduates believes its lab holds the secret to reducing climate change.
DeSantis downplays Delta threat as Florida sets new hospitalization record
CD, 04 Aug 2021
While the Delta variant of the coronavirus spreads across the