Month: January 2021

Aung San Suu Kyi, ruling party leaders detained in Myanmar | | Incredible Solutions Tech

BREAKING Sweep follows military questioning of election results with parliament due to sit this week. Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi and other senior figures from the governing party have been detained in an early morning raid, the spokesman for the governing National League for Democracy said on Monday....

More Brazil protests over Bolsonaro’s COVID-19 response | | Incredible Solutions Tech

President Jair Bolsonaro is facing increased pressure as coronavirus cases and deaths surge across Brazil. Protesters in Brazil rallied for the second straight weekend in multiple cities to demand the resignation of President Jair Bolsonaro over his government’s handling of the COVID-19 pandemic. Two hundred people protested on Sunday...

Somalia’s al-Shabab armed group attacks hotel in Mogadishu | | Incredible Solutions Tech

At least three people were killed says security source, after a vehicle loaded with explosives crashed into entrance gate of Mogadishu’s Afrik hotel. Somalia’s al-Shabab armed group has launched a car bomb attack on a hotel in the capital, Mogadishu, killing at least three people, said a security source....

At least 13 killed in car bombs, shooting in Syria’s north | | Incredible Solutions Tech

While one person was killed in a shooting incident in northeastern city of Hassakeh, 12 others died in two car bombings in northern Aleppo. At least 12 people have been killed and 29 wounded in two car bomb blasts in northwestern Syria, according to rescue workers and media reporters....

MSF suspends work in San Salvador area after ambulance | Incredible Solutions Tech

Medical aid organisation says ambulance was ‘attacked by an armed group’ east of El Salvador’s capital early on Sunday. Doctors Without Borders (Medecins Sans Frontieres, or MSF) has suspended its activities in areas dominated by gangs near San Salvador, the capital of El Salvador, after the medical aid organisation...

Nigerian farmers hail Shell ruling, but future remains | Incredible Solutions Tech

Lagos, Nigeria – It has taken 13 years for Fidelis Oguru to get the victory that he and a group of other farmers in Nigeria’s oil-rich Niger Delta region so badly wanted. On Friday, the Court of Appeal in The Hague ruled that Shell’s Nigerian subsidiary, the Shell Petroleum...

UK: Centenarian fundraiser Captain Tom hospitalised with COVID | Incredible Solutions Tech

Tom Moore raised more than $41m for the health service by walking laps of his garden during last year’s lockdown. Centenarian Captain Tom Moore, who captivated the British public in the early days of the coronavirus pandemic with his fundraising efforts, has been admitted to hospital after testing positive...

Barcelona to sue newspaper for publishing Messi’s $674m | Incredible Solutions Tech

El Mundo says Lionel Messi’s deal is ‘largest in the history of sport’ and contributed to Catalan club’s financial woes. Barcelona will take legal action against the Spanish newspaper El Mundo after it published details of Lionel Messi’s current contract, which it says is worth up to 555 million...

Could Myanmar’s military stage a coup? | Incredible Solutions Tech

Myanmar's military leaders have discredited November's election results with unfounded claims of fraud. Source link...

First batch of coronavirus vaccines due to arrive in South | Incredible Solutions Tech

Johannesburg, South Africa – South Africa, the continent’s worst COVID-hit country, is due to receive its first batch of coronavirus vaccines on Monday. Initially scheduled for the end of January, the first one million shots of the AstraZeneca-Oxford vaccine produced in India will be used to inoculate healthcare workers...

Biden’s removal of the 1776 Commission report is not enough | | Incredible Solutions Tech

As with many other acts of his administration, former US President Donald Trump broke the mould by answering the radical right’s call for whitewashing American history and establishing the 1776 Commission. Its declared purpose was to “enable a rising generation to understand the history and principles of the founding...

Indian Premier League – IPL 2020 News : M Siddharth, R Sai Kishore carry

Report TN batsmen aced the chase after Siddharth’s 4-20 limited Baroda to 120 for 9 Tamil Nadu 123 for 3 (Hari Nishanth 35, Aparajith 29*, Sheth 1-20) beat Baroda 120 for 9 (Solanki 49, Siddharth 4-20, Aparajith 1-16) by seven wickets No R Ashwin (India duty). No M Vijay...

Republicans urge Biden to scale down $1.9 trillion COVID | Incredible Solutions Tech

Ten Republicans in the United States Senate have offered a counterproposal to President Joe Biden’s $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief bill, saying a scaled-down version of the aid package would garner bipartisan support in Congress. In a letter to Biden on Sunday, the legislators said their version of the bill...

In Pictures: European capitals hit by anti-COVID curbs | Incredible Solutions Tech

Protesters angry with coronavirus restrictions have staged rallies in a number of European cities, days after the Netherlands was rocked by anti-curfew riots. In Brussels, Belgian police on Sunday arrested many protesters at a non-authorised demonstration against measures aimed at combating the spread of COVID-19, including a nighttime curfew...

Removed leader of Ethiopia’s Tigray promises ‘resistance’: | Incredible Solutions Tech

In unverified recording attributed to Debretsion Gebremichael, TPLF leader calls on supporters to ‘organise and fight’ against federal gov’t. A Tigrayan media outlet has released an audio statement of what it said is Debretsion Gebremichael, the removed leader of Ethiopia’s conflict-hit region, in which he issues a fresh call...