U.S. Health Chief Alex Azar Slams WHO For Taiwan ‘Political Bullying’

On the most senior visit by an American official in more than four decades, Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar hailed Taiwan’s democracy and praised President Tsai Ing-wen’s response to the pandemic in comments likely to stoke tensions with China. Azar slammed the WHO for “political bullying. “I’ve been a witness to the harmful … Read more U.S. Health Chief Alex Azar Slams WHO For Taiwan ‘Political Bullying’

Boris Johnson Plans Tighter U.K. Laws to Stop Migrant Crossings

Boris Johnson promised to re-write laws he says make it “very difficult” to deport migrants and asylum seekers ruled to have no right to stay in the U.K., as pressure builds on his government to stem the flow of small boats crossing the English Channel from France. More than 4,000 people have reached the British … Read more Boris Johnson Plans Tighter U.K. Laws to Stop Migrant Crossings

Coronavirus punishes Warren Buffett as Berkshire Hathaway takes big writedown

Berkshire Hathaway Inc on Saturday announced a $9.8 billion writedown and 10,000 job losses at its Precision Castparts aircraft parts unit, as the coronavirus pandemic caused widespread pain at Warren Buffett’s conglomerate. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our reputation for accuracy and impartiality … Read more Coronavirus punishes Warren Buffett as Berkshire Hathaway takes big writedown

More than a dozen killed in ‘devastating’ India plane crash

At least 18 people have been killed in a plane crash in India and more than 100 injured. The aircraft slid off the runway as it was coming into land at Kozhikode airport in the southern state of Kerala, in heavy monsoon rain. Al Jazeera’s Emma Hayward reports. – Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe – … Read more More than a dozen killed in ‘devastating’ India plane crash

Death toll from Indian passenger aircraft accident rises

The death toll from an Indian passenger aircraft accident has risen to at least 18, while 16 people have been seriously injured, a senior government official said on Saturday. The flight data recorder and cockpit voice recorder have been recovered from site. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video … Read more Death toll from Indian passenger aircraft accident rises

Air India plane crashes after skidding off runway in Kerala

An Air India plane has crashed at Calicut International Airport after overshooting the runway, killing at least 18 people and injuring 123 of the 190 passengers onboard. The Boeing-737 flight was repatriating Indians stranded in Dubai due to COVID-19. This was India’s worst passenger aircraft accident since 2010. SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube channel for more … Read more Air India plane crashes after skidding off runway in Kerala

Ambulances Arrive at Air India Plane Crash

At least 16 people are dead after an Air India Express plane carrying 190 passengers and crew skidded off the runway and broke apart while attempting to land in southern India. The Boeing Co. 737 operating as Flight 1344 from Dubai came to rest in a valley near a hilltop airport in Kozhikode, India. The … Read more Ambulances Arrive at Air India Plane Crash

Footage shows aftermath of Air India crash in Calicut

Footage appears to show the moments after an Air India Express passenger plane crashed in Calicut, India. The aircraft, carrying 191 passengers from Dubai, overshot the runway and broke into two as it came in to land in heavy rain on Friday. ‘We believe there are two people dead, and 35 injured, we are still … Read more Footage shows aftermath of Air India crash in Calicut

Russian Iskander tactical missile systems hit mock enemy targets

Courtesy: Russian MoD Russian servicemen launched a massive missile strike from the Iskander missile system at the training ground in the Astrakhan region. Unmanned aircraft also carried out objective control of the destruction of mock enemy targets. All targets at a distance of 90 kilometers were hit with high accuracy. Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT … Read more Russian Iskander tactical missile systems hit mock enemy targets

Hiroshima marks 75th anniversary of world’s first atomic bombing

Bells have tolled in Japan’s Hiroshima for the 75th anniversary of the world’s first atomic bombing, with ceremonies downsized due to the coronavirus pandemic and the city’s mayor urging nations to reject self-centred nationalism and commit to nuclear disarmament more seriously. About 140,000 people were killed after the US aircraft Enola Gay dropped an untested … Read more Hiroshima marks 75th anniversary of world’s first atomic bombing

J-20 Fighter in 60 seconds

J-20, also known as Mighty Dragon, is the fifth generation fighter aircraft developed by Chengdu Aerospace Corporation for the PLA Air Force. It is a single-seat, all weather and stealth fighter aircraft with precision strike capability. Music Info: Infraction – Epic Cinematic Background /Background Music (No Copyright music) / Apollo Music Link: https://youtu.be/uPUK0FnhZww Subscribe to … Read more J-20 Fighter in 60 seconds

Three men rescued after writing SOS on deserted island

Three men have been rescued from a tiny Pacific island after writing a giant SOS sign in the sand that was spotted from above, authorities say. The men had been missing in the Micronesia archipelago for nearly three days when their distress signal was spotted Sunday on uninhabited Pikelot Island by searchers on Australian and … Read more Three men rescued after writing SOS on deserted island

Massive California wildfires prompt evacuations

Nearly 8,000 people have been told to leave parts of Southern California in the US, where a wildfire is burning. Some 13,000 firefighters, backed by water-dumping aircraft, are up against hot, dry weather that is forecast to continue. Al Jazeera’s Rob Reynolds reports from Los Angeles in the US state of California. – Subscribe to … Read more Massive California wildfires prompt evacuations

Aircraft carrier Shandong in 60 seconds

The Shandong is China’s first domestically designed, built and outfitted aircraft carrier. It carries J-15 fighter jets and other carrier-based aircraft. The Type 002 carrier was built by the Dalian Shipbuilding Industry Company and was launched on April 26, 2017. It was given the hull number 17, and entered service on December 17, 2019 at … Read more Aircraft carrier Shandong in 60 seconds

Bournemouth beach busy again as coastguard urges people to ‘take extra care’ in sea

Bournemouth beach was busy again on Saturday as the warm weather continued. The UK’s coastguard has urged people to be careful in the sea, after they had their busiest day for more than four years on Friday. The total number of UK incidents was 329, including 232 callouts for coastguard rescue teams, 129 for lifeboats, … Read more Bournemouth beach busy again as coastguard urges people to ‘take extra care’ in sea