Maneater Review

Maneater reviewed on PC by Dan Stapleton. Also available on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. “Through a few millennia of hard work and dedication Sharks have earned a name for themselves as nature’s perfect killing machines, and Maneater’s titular sea monster certainly lives up to that reputation. Roaming the Gulf of Mexico as a pissed-off … Read more Maneater Review

Iran missile ‘accidentally’ strikes own ship, kills one sailor

An Iranian missile fired during a training exercise in the Gulf of Oman has struck a support vessel near its target, killing at least one sailor and wounding several others, according to Iranian media. The friendly fire incident happened on Sunday near the port of Jask, some 1,270 kilometres (790 miles) southeast of Tehran on … Read more Iran missile ‘accidentally’ strikes own ship, kills one sailor

Saudi Arabia announces new austerity drive

Saudi Arabia has announced tough new austerity measures aimed at shoring up state finances which have been battered by low oil prices and the coronavirus pandemic. From July 1, it will raise its Value Added Tax from 5 to 15 percent and suspend a cost of living allowance for workers. To discuss the effect of … Read more Saudi Arabia announces new austerity drive

Why is the US removing military assets from Saudi Arabia? | Inside Story

The United States is removing its Patriot anti-air missiles, and other weapons systems from Saudi Arabia. Donald Trump says it is part of an effort to scale back on a military presence that he says doesn’t benefit the U.S. American weapons and fighter jets were sent to the kindgom last year after Saudi-Aramco oil facilities … Read more Why is the US removing military assets from Saudi Arabia? | Inside Story

Oprah Reunites a Navy Mom With Her Family | The Oprah Winfrey Show | Oprah Winfrey Network

In this Mother’s Day episode from 2007, Oprah invites a military family on The Oprah Show to share their experience of day-to-day life while Navy mom Cheyenne is deployed on active service in the Persian Gulf. After seven long months apart, Oprah surprises Cheyenne’s husband and their three young children with a special visit! Watch … Read more Oprah Reunites a Navy Mom With Her Family | The Oprah Winfrey Show | Oprah Winfrey Network

Massive India repatriation begins with flights from UAE amid fears of coronavirus pandemic

India has started its massive repatriation plan that started after the country closed its doors to all international flights in mid-March, in order to fight Covid-19. Many of the flights have been departing from Gulf countries, such as the United Arab Emirates where Indians make up a large part of the migrant labour force. The … Read more Massive India repatriation begins with flights from UAE amid fears of coronavirus pandemic

World’s Largest Evacuation Begins as Modi Brings Indians Home

India will deploy commercial jets, military transport planes and naval warships to bring back hundreds of thousands of citizens stranded across the world, in what’s set to be the biggest-ever peacetime repatriation exercise in history. The first phase of the drive is estimated to help about 1.8 million Indian citizens return home, according to the … Read more World’s Largest Evacuation Begins as Modi Brings Indians Home

Why is the mortality rate for COVID-19 lower in some countries? | Inside Story

As covid-19 started to hit the world, many of us were concerned about whether we’d be infected. Some said it’s as bad as the flu, others predicted worse. Then news about health systems being overwhelmed and bodies piling up started to emerge. That gave a bleak picture. But it’s not everywhere. Mortality rates in Qatar … Read more Why is the mortality rate for COVID-19 lower in some countries? | Inside Story

Oil Pollution Found in Fish 10 Years After BP Oil Spill

A decade after the Deepwater Horizon oil rig explosion spilled millions of gallons of oil into the Gulf of Mexico, scientists tested 2,500 fish in the basin. There was oil in all of them.  Subscribe to our YouTube channel: https://bit.ly/2TwO8Gm QUICKTAKE ON SOCIAL: Follow QuickTake on Twitter: twitter.com/quicktake Like QuickTake on Facebook: facebook.com/quicktake Follow QuickTake … Read more Oil Pollution Found in Fish 10 Years After BP Oil Spill

Iranian Navy intercept US warship in the Persian Gulf

The Islamic Revolution Guard Corps (IRGC) released a video on Sunday of what it says shows the interception of a US Navy in the Persian Gulf last week. The release comes after the US reported that 11 small-sized Iranian boats allegedly encircled six US ships on April 15. Tehran slammed the report as ‘a Hollywood … Read more Iranian Navy intercept US warship in the Persian Gulf

Can Africa’s healthcare system cope with coronavirus pandemic? | Counting the Cost

Sub-Saharan Africa could be plunged into its first recession in 25 years as the global health crisis brought on by the novel coronavirus wreaks havoc in the region. Many countries, like Nigeria, Angola and South Africa, are dependent on commodities for a large chunk of their trade and revenue. All have been put under immense … Read more Can Africa’s healthcare system cope with coronavirus pandemic? | Counting the Cost

How ‘dangerous’ is it really? | Iranian boats approach US vessels in the Persian Gulf

Courtesy: NAVCENT Public Affairs United States Navy accuses Iranian Revolutionary Guards Corps of acting in a ‘dangerous & provocative’ manner as American warships reportedly conducted ‘maritime security’ in the Persian Gulf. READ MORE: https://on.rt.com/aey7 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 … Read more How ‘dangerous’ is it really? | Iranian boats approach US vessels in the Persian Gulf