A Record Number of Women Are Running for Congress Again

A record number of women are running for Congress this year, boosted in part by a surge of Republican women seeking office in a party struggling to regain lost ground with female voters. The influx adds to the advances female candidates — mostly Democrats — made in the 2018 midterm election that helped reshape the … Read more A Record Number of Women Are Running for Congress Again

New California closure orders will hamper recovery from coronavirus recession

California has shut down businesses including bars and gyms, after a spike in new cases of Covid-19. The new measures will hamper a recovery for the state’s economy, which is the largest in the United States. It comes as lawmakers in Washington discuss a new stimulus plan, and the federal budget deficit hit a record high in June. … Read more New California closure orders will hamper recovery from coronavirus recession

Demand V.S. Supply: Pharmaceutical companies increase production to avoid black market

As COVID-19 cases rise in India, the demand for Remdesivir is increasing. This has led to a huge gap between demand and supply, leaving room for black marketing. The drug regulator of India has taken measures to clamp it down. 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 … Read more Demand V.S. Supply: Pharmaceutical companies increase production to avoid black market

TRUE COLOURS: UNIVERSITY ATTAINMENT GAP | ITV News

If you’re a student from a black, Asian or other minority ethnic background, your chances of being awarded a top degree mark are thirteen per cent lower than a white student. It’s been an issue in universities for years – some say it shows that higher education in this country is institutionally racist. In the … Read more TRUE COLOURS: UNIVERSITY ATTAINMENT GAP | ITV News

The Diversity Gap in UK councils

New data shared with Sky News shows only 7% of all UK councillors are from a black, Asian or minority ethnic (BAME) background, which is half the percentage BAME people make up of the country’s overall population. SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube channel for more videos: http://www.youtube.com/skynews Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/skynews Like us on Facebook: … Read more The Diversity Gap in UK councils

After 12 years of Closing the Gap not much has changed | 7.30

The Closing the Gap plan was supposed to improve persistent gaps in Indigenous health, education and employment, but 12 years on it has failed. To give you just one shocking example, in this country Indigenous babies die at twice the rate of other children. Now Indigenous leaders and the Federal Government will sign off on … Read more After 12 years of Closing the Gap not much has changed | 7.30

Billionaire Ray Dalio Says Wealth Gap Is Largest Since 1930s

Jul.02 — Ray Dalio, the billionaire founder of investment management firm Bridgewater Associates, says ultra-loose monetary policy, the growing wealth gap, and the rise of a super power to challenge the U.S. are the three major forces on the global economy and financial system. He made the comments in a conversation with Bloomberg’s Erik Schatzker … Read more Billionaire Ray Dalio Says Wealth Gap Is Largest Since 1930s

‘Over 1.6 billion learners have experienced a disruption in education’ – General Assembly President

Video message by Tijjani Muhammad-Bande, the President of the UN General Assembly for the Virtual Briefing of the Group of Friends for Education and Lifelong Learning. The President of the UN General Assembly Tijjani Muhammad-Bande said that the COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in unprecedented school and university closures that have disrupted the education of over … Read more ‘Over 1.6 billion learners have experienced a disruption in education’ – General Assembly President

Watch again: Boris Johnson faces Sir Keir Starmer at PMQs in the House of Commons

Sir Keir Starmer’s first question at Prime Minister’s Questions was about Leicester, asking why the Government delayed 11 days before imposing restrictions. Boris Johnson said the Government “first took notice” on June 8 and said that mobile testing units were sent in “shortly thereafter” and engaged “actively” with everybody responsible in Leicester.  “Unfortunately in Leicester … Read more Watch again: Boris Johnson faces Sir Keir Starmer at PMQs in the House of Commons

Why Republicans are starting to worry about 2020

With everything going on in the world, the past few months have proven difficult for President Donald Trump, and in turn, the Republican Party. Chris Cillizza explains why the Democrats’ widening gap is starting to worry Republicans ahead of November. SOURCES AND FURTHER READING: The electoral map is tilting badly against Donald Trump right now … Read more Why Republicans are starting to worry about 2020

Why is the Premier League so tough to retain? | The Football Show

SUBSCRIBE ► http://bit.ly/SSFootballSub PREMIER LEAGUE HIGHLIGHTS ► http://bit.ly/SkySportsPLHighlights Matthew Upson & Lianne Sanderson join Rob Watton on The Football Show to talk about the difficulty of retaining the Premier League title. How big is the current gap between Liverpool and Manchester City and how can City get closer? Watch Premier League LIVE on Sky Sports … Read more Why is the Premier League so tough to retain? | The Football Show

Gap and Kanye West team up for new clothing line

Gap and rapper Kanye West announced a 10-year partnership to create a line of clothing under West’s Yeezy brand to show up at the Gap starting next year. 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 … Read more Gap and Kanye West team up for new clothing line