Day: January 17, 2021

Iran responds to European alarm over uranium metal | Nuclear | Incredible Solutions Tech

Tehran, Iran – Iran’s Atomic Energy Organisation has called on a global nuclear watchdog to prevent “misunderstandings” after three European powers issued a warning over the country’s advancing nuclear programme. As required by a law passed by Iran’s parliament in early December, the country’s nuclear organisation has five months...

In Pictures: New protests in France against security bill | | Incredible Solutions Tech

Tens of thousands of protesters marched across France to denounce a security bill that would restrict the filming of police and posting of images on social media, something critics say would impact the ability to document cases of police brutality. Protesters are also against the use of ramped-up surveillance...

What next for Uganda’s opposition after Museveni’s disputed | Incredible Solutions Tech

Uganda’s longtime President Yoweri Museveni has secured a sixth term in office that will take his reign into a fourth decade following a poll his rivals say was marred by irregularities. The electoral commission said on Saturday Museveni, who has been in power since 1986, had secured 58.6 percent...

Indian Premier League – IPL 2020 News : R Ashwin jokes with Shardul Thakur:

With yet another lower-order rearguard from a depleted India, the visitors saw two new heroes in debutant Washington Sundar and Shardul Thakur, who was playing only his second Test. Compared to the match-saving gutsy partnership between Hanuma Vihari and R Ashwin in Sydney, this one in Brisbane was more...

Brazil approves two COVID vaccines for emergency use | | Incredible Solutions Tech

Health regulator authorises emergency use of Sinovac and AstraZeneca vaccines amid devastating second wave of the pandemic. Brazil’s health regulator has granted emergency approval to two COVID-19 vaccines as the country gears up for a mass inoculation campaign during a devastating second wave of the pandemic. The Anvisa regulator...

Small crowds, heavy security: US braces for pro-Trump violence | Incredible Solutions Tech

United States law enforcement officers have been out in force at state capitols across the country and in Washington, DC, in response to planned protests in support of President Donald Trump that on Sunday had drawn only a small number people. More than a dozen states have activated National...

DRC honours Patrice Lumumba 60 years after his assassination | | Incredible Solutions Tech

President Felix Tshisekedi pays tribute to firebrand political leader at a site in Kinshasa where a memorial is to be installed. The Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) has honoured independence hero Patrice Lumumba, marking 60 years since his assassination in a plot linked to the fledgeling country’s colonial...

South Africa struggles against ‘relentless’ COVID-19 surge | | Incredible Solutions Tech

Johannesburg, South Africa – South Africa’s health services are buckling under the strain of soaring COVID-19 infections driven partly by a new variant of coronavirus spreading across the country. Medical professionals warn that the “relentless” infection wave that has seen more than 130,000 new COVID-19 cases and 4,000 related...

Tunisia arrests dozens as protests break out for second night | Incredible Solutions Tech

Tunisian authorities say they arrested at least 240 youths as violent clashes between police and protesters broke out. Riots and violent clashes between Tunisian police and protesters broke out on Sunday in the capital Tunis and several other cities for the second consecutive day, while security forces arrested dozens...

Several dead as freight ship sinks off Turkey’s Black Sea | Incredible Solutions Tech

Three out of 13 crew members dead, six rescued after a Palau-flagged cargo ship sinks in bad weather in the Black Sea. A Palau-flagged freight ship has sunk off the coast of Turkey’s Black Sea province of Bartin, killing at least three crew members, according to Bartin Governor Sinan...

How long will Uganda’s Yoweri Museveni hold on to power? | Incredible Solutions Tech

Longtime president has won a sixth term but is accused of cracking down on his opponents and critics. Source link...

Police detain Kremlin critic Navalny on return to Russia | | Incredible Solutions Tech

BREAKING Opposition figure Alexey Navalny detained at passport control after flying back to Russia from Germany. Russian police detained Kremlin critic Alexey Navalny at passport control after he flew home to Russia, his lawyer, the prison service and Reuters witnesses said. It was the first time Navalny has been...

Mesut Ozil confirms leaving Arsenal for Turkey’s Fenerbahce | | Incredible Solutions Tech

In an interview with a Turkish broadcaster, German midfielder says he is fit to play despite missing nearly a year of football. Mesut Ozil has confirmed he is leaving Arsenal for Turkish side Fenerbahce, saying he was “very excited” to join a team he always supported and that he...

Hondurans remain hopeful despite Guatemala crackdown on | Incredible Solutions Tech

Vado Hondo, Guatemala – Guatemalan military and police forces are blocking thousands of Honduran migrants and asylum seekers hoping to make their way north to Mexico and the United States. Thousands of Hondurans left San Pedro Sula as a group on Friday, making their way to the El Florido border...

VP-elect Kamala Harris to resign US Senate seat on Monday | | Incredible Solutions Tech

Harris will leave the Senate chamber two days before she is inaugurated as US vice president on January 20. United States Vice President-elect Kamala Harris will resign her Senate seat on Monday, her aides have confirmed, just days before she and President-elect Joe Biden will be inaugurated on January...