Body positivity movement: ‘Why is my body not important?’ – BBC News

The body positivity movement has taken over social media and forced the diet industry to reinvent itself. Its mainstream success has lead to more diversity in the beauty and fashion industries, but not all feel included. Enam, Kayela, Lyza, Nyome and Vanessa are plus-sized models and active members of the online body positivity community, who … Read more Body positivity movement: ‘Why is my body not important?’ – BBC News

Coronavirus: Portugal slams exclusion from UK’s quarantine-free travel list

The Portuguese government has condemned the UK’s decision to exclude the country from its quarantine-free travel list. The tourism industry in Portugal relies on 2.1 million British visitors each year, but the need to self-isolate for two weeks is likely to deter many. Critics have pointed out that Spain made the list of countries exempt … Read more Coronavirus: Portugal slams exclusion from UK’s quarantine-free travel list

Ethiopia: popular singer’s killing sparks deadly protests

Troops were deployed in parts of Ethiopia’s capital, Addis Ababa, ahead of the funeral of popular musician Haacaaluu Hundeessaa who was killed earlier this week. His death sparked deadly protests that have spread from Addis Ababa to the surrounding Oromiya region. The singer’s killing tapped into grievances fuelled by decades of government repression and what … Read more Ethiopia: popular singer’s killing sparks deadly protests

Rolling Stones Threaten to Sue Trump For Using Their Songs

The Rolling Stones are threatening President Donald Trump with legal action for using their songs at his rallies despite cease-and-desist directives. The Stones said in a statement Sunday that their legal team is working with music rights organization BMI to stop use of their material in Trump’s reelection campaign. “The BMI have notified the Trump … Read more Rolling Stones Threaten to Sue Trump For Using Their Songs

Black fashion insiders share their experiences

Experts within the fashion industry talk about racism and exclusion 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. Get the latest news on: http://reuters.com/ Follow Reuters on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Reuters Follow Reuters on Twitter: https://twitter.com/Reuters Follow Reuters on Instagram: … Read more Black fashion insiders share their experiences

Star Wars: Squadrons Gameplay Interview | Summer of Gaming 2020

Pilot X-Wings and TIE fighters across the galaxy in story mode or multiplayer in this budget-priced Star Wars epic. IGN talked to Ian Frazier, the creative director of Star Wars Squadrons, about the new EA Star Wars game. We’ve all seen the Star Wars Squadrons trailer, but Ian gave IGN some more insights into the … Read more Star Wars: Squadrons Gameplay Interview | Summer of Gaming 2020

Sportsbet made to refund problem gambler | ABC News

In a rare decision in favour of a gambler, online betting company Sportsbet has been ordered to give a full refund to a man who “self-excluded” from gambling but was allowed to open a new account and bet thousands of dollars. Read more here: https://www.abc.net.au/news/2020-06-16/sportsbet-made-to-refund-customer-who-was-on-self-exclusion-list/12357082 For more from ABC News, click here: https://ab.co/2kxYCZY You can … Read more Sportsbet made to refund problem gambler | ABC News

UN Chief on COVID-19 and People on the Move

António Guterres (United Nations Secretary-General) on COVID-19 and People on the Move. COVID-19 continues to devastate lives and livelihoods around the globe — hitting the most vulnerable the hardest. This is particularly true for millions of people on the move — such as refugees and internally displaced persons who are forced to flee their homes … Read more UN Chief on COVID-19 and People on the Move

Minkah Fitzpatrick & Cam Heyward discuss Pete Prisco’s 2020 Top 100 NFL Players | CBS Sports HQ

The two All-Pro Steelers defensive players join CBS Sports HQ with Bryant McFadden to discuss Minkah Fitzpatrick’s exclusion from Pete Prisco’s 2020 Top 100 NFL Players list. SUBSCRIBE TO OUR CHANNEL: https://www.youtube.com/user/CBSSports FOLLOW US ON: Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/CBSSports/ Instagram – https://www.instagram.com/cbssports/ Twitter – https://twitter.com/CBSSports #NFL #MinkahFitzpatrick #CamHeyward #BryantMcFadden #PetePrisco #Top100 #Footbal #Steelers

‘Stabbed in the back’: Syrian porter asks Boris Johnson to reconsider NHS scheme

In a direct message to Boris Johnson posted on social media, Hassan Akkad, a Bafta-winning filmmaker who is working as an NHS cleaner, said he was proud of the work he was doing but felt ‘stabbed in the back’ when he found out he did not qualify for the bereavement scheme granting indefinite leave to … Read more ‘Stabbed in the back’: Syrian porter asks Boris Johnson to reconsider NHS scheme

UN Chief at launch of Policy Brief on Persons with Disabilities and COVID-19

António Guterres (United Nations Secretary-General) at launch of Policy Brief on Persons with Disabilities and COVID-19 The COVID-19 crisis is affecting every aspect of our societies, revealing the extent of exclusion that the most marginalized members of society experience. Today, I would like to highlight how the pandemic is affecting the world’s 1 billion people … Read more UN Chief at launch of Policy Brief on Persons with Disabilities and COVID-19

Chernobyl: When fire hits a post-nuclear wilderness – BBC News

Wildfires have destroyed large parts of the forest inside the Chernobyl exclusion zone in Ukraine. Radiation levels remain within the normal range, but the fires have had a significant impact on wildlife there. The site of the world’s worst nuclear accident has become a unique conservation area that is home to many rare animals and … Read more Chernobyl: When fire hits a post-nuclear wilderness – BBC News

Unique protest | Anti-Netanyahu rally, but ‘keeping it safe’

COVID-19 pandemic changes everything, the way we protest is not an exclusion: Thousands protest Netanyahu while maintaining social distancing 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 Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTnews Follow us on VK https://vk.com/rt_international Follow us on Twitter http://twitter.com/RT_com Follow us on Instagram http://instagram.com/rt Follow us on Soundcloud https://soundcloud.com/rttv #RT … Read more Unique protest | Anti-Netanyahu rally, but ‘keeping it safe’

Radiation levels spike as huge forest fire rages near Chernobyl nuclear power plant in Ukraine

A huge forest fire in Ukraine that has been raging for more than a week is now just one kilometre from the defunct Chernobyl nuclear power plant and poses a radiation risk Ukraine’s Emergency Situations Service said it was still fighting the fires, but that the situation was under control. Aerial images of the 30 … Read more Radiation levels spike as huge forest fire rages near Chernobyl nuclear power plant in Ukraine

Chernobyl radiation ‘exceeds norm’ as forest fires rage

Firefighters continued battling bushfires on Saturday that have destroyed dozens of hectares in the Chernobyl exclusion zone. Authorities said radiation in the epicenter of the fire is exceeding normal levels. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 Download our APP on Google Play (Android): https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.imib.cctv Follow us on: … Read more Chernobyl radiation ‘exceeds norm’ as forest fires rage