Assange extradition hearing gets under way in London

A London court is due on Monday to start hearing arguments on the extradition to the United States of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange. The hearing will last for about a week, with proceedings expected to resume on May 18 for an additional three weeks. A US grand jury indicted Assange last May with 17 counts … Read more Assange extradition hearing gets under way in London

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

Coronavirus outbreak: “we must prepare for a potential pandemic”, says WHO director-general

Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, World Health Organization director-general: “This is not the time to focus on what word we use. that will not prevent a single infection todya, or save a single life today. this is a time for all countries, communities, families and indiviusals to focus on preparing.we do not live in a binary world … Read more Coronavirus outbreak: “we must prepare for a potential pandemic”, says WHO director-general

Viktor Hovland’s winning highlights from Puerto Rico 2020

At the 2020 Puerto Rico Open, Viktor Hovland claimed his first victory on the PGA TOUR with rounds of 68-66-64-70 to finish at 20-under-par at the Coco Beach Golf & CC. SUBSCRIBE to PGA TOUR now: http://pgat.us/vBxcZSh Martin Trainer returns to defend his title at the Puerto Rico Open as he bids to become the … Read more Viktor Hovland’s winning highlights from Puerto Rico 2020

Patrick Reed’s winning highlights from WGC-Mexico

At the 2020 World Golf Championships-Mexico Championship, Patrick Reed claimed his eighth victory on the PGA TOUR and second WGC win with rounds of 69-63-67-67 to finish at 18-under-par at the Club de Golf Chapultepec. SUBSCRIBE to PGA TOUR now: http://pgat.us/vBxcZSh Dustin Johnson returns to defend his WGC-Mexico Championship title at Club de Golf Chapultepec. … Read more Patrick Reed’s winning highlights from WGC-Mexico

China delays biggest political event over coronavirus

China is delaying its biggest political event of the year, the National People’s Congress, because of the coronavirus epidemic. The gathering of thousands of communist party officials usually takes place at the beginning of March. Al Jazeera’s Katrina Yu has this report from Beijing. – Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe – Follow us on Twitter: … Read more China delays biggest political event over coronavirus

Malaysia’s Mahathir submits resignation, ‘quits’ his party

Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad has announced his resignation, paving the way for a possible formation of a new government. Mahathir said in a two-line statement that he had informed the country’s king of his resignation at 1pm Kuala Lumpur time (05:00 GMT) on Monday. In a new development, Mahathir has also reportedly resigned from … Read more Malaysia’s Mahathir submits resignation, ‘quits’ his party

Coronavirus outbreak: What is the EU doing in response to the new cases in Italy?

Coronavirus outbreak: What is the EU doing in response to the new cases in Italy? FRANCE24’s Europe editor Catherine Nicholson tells us more. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN Visit our website: http://www.france24.com Subscribe to our YouTube channel: http://f24.my/youtubeEN Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/FRANCE24.English … Read more Coronavirus outbreak: What is the EU doing in response to the new cases in Italy?

Germany: A car crashes into a carnival parade in Volkmarsen, at least 15 people injured

Germany: A car crashes into a carnival parade in Volkmarsen, at least 15 people injured Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN Visit our website: http://www.france24.com Subscribe to our YouTube channel: http://f24.my/youtubeEN Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/FRANCE24.English Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/France24_en

Coronavirus outbreak: “it’s almost certain to mutate, this is the nature of these things”

Coronavirus outbreak: “it’s almost certain to mutate, this is the nature of these things”, Simon Clarke, microbiologist at Reading University, tells Annette Young. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN Visit our website: http://www.france24.com Subscribe to our YouTube channel: http://f24.my/youtubeEN Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/FRANCE24.English … Read more Coronavirus outbreak: “it’s almost certain to mutate, this is the nature of these things”