World Leaders Hold Lebanese Aid Conference as Protests Erupt

Global leaders including U.S. President Donald Trump will participate in a video conference on aid for Lebanon later Sunday as protests against the ruling class gather strength in the wake of the catastrophic explosion that destroyed parts of the capital Beirut. The talks are due to start at 2 p.m. in Paris. They’ll be hosted … Read more World Leaders Hold Lebanese Aid Conference as Protests Erupt

Coronavirus: Boris Johnson says pubs could close to keep schools open | ITV News

Boris Johnson has spoken of “a moral duty” to get all children back in class amid indications he would force pubs, restaurants and shops to close ahead of schools in the event of severe coronavirus flare-ups. The Prime Minister is understood to favour only closing schools as the last resort after scientific advisers warned more … Read more Coronavirus: Boris Johnson says pubs could close to keep schools open | ITV News

Beirut Protests Continue Outside of Lebanese Parliament

Beirut (AP) — Public fury over this week’s massive explosion in Beirut took a new turn Saturday night as protesters stormed government institutions and clashed for hours with security forces, who responded with heavy volleys of tear gas and rubber bullets. One police officer was killed and dozens of people hurt in the confrontations, which … Read more Beirut Protests Continue Outside of Lebanese Parliament

Israel’s Surging Protests Explained

For the past few weeks, Israel has been experiencing raucous street demonstrations against Benjamin “Bibi” Netanyahu. The rallies have no organized leadership, but the protesters share a goal: Fed up with the prime minister’s scandals and mismanagement of the coronavirus, they want to bring down his coalition and get him out of office. Netanyahu may … Read more Israel’s Surging Protests Explained

Over 60,000 Tibetan antelopes spotted in migration in southwest China

Over 60,000 Tibetan antelopes were spotted while on the move in Qiangtang National Reserve. It is the largest herd of Tibetan antelopes seen by researchers since 2013. The Tibetan antelope is under first-class protection in China. Every year, herds of Tibetan antelopes will migrate to a location with adequate mating conditions and then return to … Read more Over 60,000 Tibetan antelopes spotted in migration in southwest China

Livingston 1-4 Hibernian | Kevin Nisbet Hat-Trick For First Class Hibs | Scottish Premiership

Kevin Nisbet secured an impressive hat-trick as Hibernian blew away Livingston at the Almondvale Stadium. Subscribe to the SPFL YouTube here!: http://goo.gl/jq3jXN Like us on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/spflofficial Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/spfl & https://twitter.com/spflnews SCOTTISH PREMIERSHIP CONTENT AVAILABILITY INFORMATION – GOALS FROM SATURDAY’S MATCHES WILL BE AVAILABLE IN THE UK & IRELAND FROM 6PM ON … Read more Livingston 1-4 Hibernian | Kevin Nisbet Hat-Trick For First Class Hibs | Scottish Premiership

Rare video of Chinese desert cats captured in northwest China

Infrared cameras have captured rare video of five Chinese desert cats frolicking and wrestling together in northwest #China’s #Qinghai Province. The Chinese desert cat, also known as the Chinese mountain cat, is a wild cat endemic to western China and is under second-class national protection. Solitary by nature and small in number, desert cats are … Read more Rare video of Chinese desert cats captured in northwest China

Beirut blast: Anger mounts as Lebanon’s death toll rises over 100

Long simmering anger against Lebanon’s leaders has flared since the blast, which appears to have been caused by negligence and is widely seen as the most tragic manifestation yet of the corruption and incompetence of the ruling class. France 24 Leila Molana-Allen tells us more. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news … Read more Beirut blast: Anger mounts as Lebanon’s death toll rises over 100

South Korea’s soaring property prices squeeze middle-class

Middle-class South Koreans are being pushed out of Seoul, where affordable housing has run dry. That’s despite multiple measures by President Moon Jae-in’s government aimed at tamping down property prices. 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 is unparalleled. … Read more South Korea’s soaring property prices squeeze middle-class

Construction continues in Sri Lankan port city Colombo amid COVID-19

Port City Colombo, a world-class city designed to hold more than 200,000 people, is the largest foreign investment project in Sri Lanka. About 1,600 people work on the site. Construction continued even during the COVID-19 outbreak, said Kosala, safety engineer of the project. So, what precautions did they take? And how did they protect workers’ … Read more Construction continues in Sri Lankan port city Colombo amid COVID-19

Beirut Blast: France’s Macron Visits Lebanon Promising Aid Yet Urging Reform

France’s President Emmanuel Macron arrived in Lebanon on Thursday with a message of solidarity for a country reeling from a devastating explosion, but warned that the country must reform its corrupt ways. Macron said he wants to quickly organize a conference to raise funds for the former French protectorate, while pointedly noting that international assistance “will go … Read more Beirut Blast: France’s Macron Visits Lebanon Promising Aid Yet Urging Reform

Keiser Report | Summer Solutions | US Fed the Dragon, Now They Fight the Dragon | E1576

In this episode of Keiser Report’s annual Summer Solutions series, Max and Stacy discuss the looming showdown with China and how it is the two largest economies got to this point. They are joined by Chris Fenton, author of Feeding the Dragon, who was once a China dove, now turned hawk. They examine the history … Read more Keiser Report | Summer Solutions | US Fed the Dragon, Now They Fight the Dragon | E1576

Cats | Taylor Swift Sings “Macavity” and Drugs the Jellicles With Catnip

Taylor Swift crashes the Jellicle Ball as Bombalurina to sing “Macavity” in Tom Hooper’s 2019 adaptation of Cats, the musical by Andrew Lloyd Weber. As she drugs the Jellicles with catnip, only Macavity (Idris Elba) is left in the running to become Old Deuteronomy’s (Judi Dench) Jellicle choice. Buy/Rent Cats! Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/Cats-James-Corden/dp/B082YLT68G/ iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/movie/cats-2019/id1490373761 YouTube … Read more Cats | Taylor Swift Sings “Macavity” and Drugs the Jellicles With Catnip