Newest Thai political party shut down by courts

Future Forward was Thailand’s newest political party. Its candidates and young supporters looked to challenge and change the government run by Prayuth Chan-ocha – the army general who gained power in a 2014 coup. But that all changed last week when it was shut down by the courts. Al Jazeera’s Scott Heidler sat down with … Read more Newest Thai political party shut down by courts

Women Make Science: From the Lab to Lake Victoria | Featured Documentary

In the Kenyan port city of Kisumu, biological scientist Sheila Kaka Ochugboju tackles the biggest challenge of our era: climate change. In Kenya, one of Ochugboju’s main concerns is the shrinking Lake Victoria, which also borders Tanzania and Uganda. Rich in resources, the lake is the lifeblood of surrounding communities, but a quickly changing environment … Read more Women Make Science: From the Lab to Lake Victoria | Featured Documentary

Duck semen, antibiotics and the power of microbiomes

IN THE PRESS- Monday, 2020.02.24: we talk about the rapid rise in the number of coronavirus cases in Italy and how it has created panic in Europe. We also take a look at divergent views on the elections in Togo. We also find out more about the struggles of Greta Thunberg and how she overcame … Read more Duck semen, antibiotics and the power of microbiomes

Corridor climate stoush as Parliament resumes | ABC News

The next election is two years away, but Anthony Albanese is demanding a showdown with Scott Morrison on climate change policy. That showdown spilled into the corridors, with Barnaby Joyce and Joel Fitzgibbon going head to head on Labor’s emissions targets. For more from ABC News, click here: https://ab.co/2kxYCZY You can watch more ABC News … Read more Corridor climate stoush as Parliament resumes | ABC News

The funny side of corruption: A masterclass in Angolan satire | The Listening Post (Feature)

Angola became the centre of worldwide media interest last month, following the publication of the so-called “Luanda Leaks”. Based on a trove of leaked emails and other documents obtained by the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists, the investigation revealed how Isabel dos Santos, daughter of the former president, Jose Eduardo dos Santos, had exploited government … Read more The funny side of corruption: A masterclass in Angolan satire | The Listening Post (Feature)

The world’s unrelenting drive for coal power | Counting the Cost

Global carbon dioxide emissions held steady for the first time in three years in 2019. The International Energy Agency says that was thanks to a switch from coal power to renewables in advanced economies. The United Nations estimates that the world needs to reduce coal-fired electricity by two-thirds in the next 10 years, to meet … Read more The world’s unrelenting drive for coal power | Counting the Cost

Timo Werner – What Makes The RB Leipzig Speedster So Good?

Timo Werner – the development of Leipzig’s Mr Unstoppable ► Sub now: https://redirect.bundesliga.com/_bwCS Timo Werner is one of the fastest and most skilful players in the Bundesliga. The Leipzig striker has started this season in red-hot form, with his best first half of a Bundesliga campaign to date. New coach Julian Nagelsmann seems to have … Read more Timo Werner – What Makes The RB Leipzig Speedster So Good?

Is the WHO mishandling the coronavirus response? | Inside Story

More and more countries are reporting cases of the coronavirus. The World Health Organization is worried that some of the new infections appear to have no direct link to China, where the outbreak was first reported in December. New deaths have been reported in Iran and Italy, and the number of infected people has doubled … Read more Is the WHO mishandling the coronavirus response? | Inside Story

SophieCo. Visionaries | I’m the prototype of cognitive dissonance, Rem Koolhaas

Architect, urbanist and writer Rem Koolhaas is a true explorer; he likes to palpate the present to figure out the future. We travelled to his Office for Metropolitan Architecture to talk about how our cities will change and more. Follow @SophieCo_RT Instagram Sophieco.visionaries Podcast https://soundcloud.com/rttv/sets/sophieco-visionaries Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com … Read more SophieCo. Visionaries | I’m the prototype of cognitive dissonance, Rem Koolhaas

“Fury looks like a new man!” David Haye changes his mind on Wilder v Fury 2 after weigh-ins!

David Haye says seeing Tyson Fury up close and personal has made him change his mind on how he thinks the fight will go… Click here to watch #WilderFury2 live on BT Sport Box Office on February 22nd ➡️ https://bit.ly/2tGDW6D Subscribe to BT Sport Boxing on YouTube ➡️ http://www.youtube.com/c/btsportboxing Follow BT Sport Boxing on Twitter … Read more “Fury looks like a new man!” David Haye changes his mind on Wilder v Fury 2 after weigh-ins!