Month: January 2021

Germany to send medical aid to Portugal: COVID latest | | Incredible Solutions Tech

Germany said on Sunday it will send medical staff and equipment to Portugal, where space in hospital intensive care units is running out after a surge in coronavirus infections. Separately, World Health Organization experts have visited the market in Wuhan, central China, linked to the first known COVID-19 cluster,...

The GameStop stock frenzy was not about class revenge | | Incredible Solutions Tech

There is excitement – shock! – panic! – a spate of frothing analysis! – flatulent sociology and political commentary – over how GameStop stocks have traded. It sounds utterly trivial to say the surprise, confusion, and astonishment parts of all this are a linguistic issue. But they are. If...

Iran’s Zarif calls for ‘inclusive government’ in Taliban talks | Incredible Solutions Tech

Tehran, Iran – Iran will only support an “inclusive” government in neighbouring Afghanistan, Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif told a top Taliban delegation. In a Sunday meeting with the group led by senior Taliban figure Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar, Iran’s top diplomat emphasised a multilateral approach while offering to...

Israeli forces kill Palestinian with ‘three-knife’ weapon | | Incredible Solutions Tech

An Israeli soldier has shot dead a Palestinian suspected of attempting an attack on troops in the West Bank, according to the Israeli army. The military said in a statement “an armed assailant with three knives connected to a stick” attempted to attack soldiers on Sunday at a West...

Dreams dashed: Trump’s Muslim ban damage may never be undone | | Incredible Solutions Tech

Asser has been in hiding in Syria for almost a decade to avoid being arrested by the country’s notorious intelligence services and disappearing into a prison system infamous for torture and extrajudicial killings. He says he is wanted for protesting against President Bashar al-Assad’s government when the uprising first...

In Pictures: Mass arrests across Russia during Navalny rallies | Incredible Solutions Tech

Thousands of people have taken to the streets across Russia’s vast expanse to demand the release of jailed opposition leader Alexey Navalny, keeping up a wave of nationwide protests that have rattled the Kremlin. The police detained more than 1,000 protesters in cities across Russia’s 11 time zones, according...

Trump parts ways with impeachment lawyers: Reports | Donald | Incredible Solutions Tech

Defence team reportedly quits over strategy after the former US president insisted he was the victim of election fraud. Former US President Donald Trump abruptly parted ways with lawyers working on his defence for his Senate impeachment trial, throwing the former president’s legal strategy into disarray, news reports said....

WHO team visits Wuhan market where COVID first detected | | Incredible Solutions Tech

A World Health Organization-led team of experts investigating the origins of COVID-19 have visited Huanan market, the now-shuttered wholesale seafood market in the Chinese city of Wuhan where the novel coronavirus was initially detected. The team arrived at Huanan on Sunday amid heavy security, with additional barricades set up...

US: Protesters disrupt COVID vaccination site in Los Angeles | | Incredible Solutions Tech

Demonstrators have briefly disrupted a coronavirus vaccination distribution centre at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles, calling the jabs part of a conspiracy by elites to control the population. Several dozen people carrying signs demanding the end of lockdowns and promoting anti-vaccination conspiracy theories gathered on Saturday at the entrance...

In Pictures: Greece’s only zoo approaches extinction | Gallery | Incredible Solutions Tech

It is feeding time at Greece’s only zoo and a capuchin monkey grabs as many mandarins as it can – even tucking one into his long, supple tail. It might be wise to stock up. After being closed for almost three months because of COVID-19, the zoo on the...

Libya: UN announces candidates for new transitional government | Incredible Solutions Tech

Interim leaders will oversee preparations for elections scheduled to take place by the end of the year, the UN says. Participants at Libya’s UN-sponsored peace talks have approved a list of candidates seeking to lead a transitional government, the United Nations said. The transitional government will oversee preparations for...

The financial burden of weddings on India’s poorest families | | Incredible Solutions Tech

New Delhi, India – New Delhi-based schoolteacher Sunita Sharma was very excited about her wedding in November 2019 to her neighbour, an electrician. The 26-year-old had saved up $2,000 from her monthly salary of $200 for the wedding expenses. But that was not enough. Her mother also had to...

Indian Premier League – IPL 2020 News : BCCI looking to get players

News BCCI treasurer Arun Dhumal says board confident of hosting IPL 2021 in India The BCCI doesn’t feel the need to look at a back-up overseas venue for hosting the 2021 edition of the IPL, treasurer Arun Singh Dhumal said on Saturday. Dhumal, who is also on the IPL...

‘Humanity at its worst’: Man Utd star Rashford racially abused | Incredible Solutions Tech

England international receives racist abuse on social media after his team drew 0-0 with Arsenal. Manchester United forward Marcus Rashford says the racial abuse he received online after the 0-0 draw at Arsenal was “humanity and social media at its worst”. The 23-year-old England international said he refused to...

Australia reopens ‘travel bubble’ with New Zealand | | Incredible Solutions Tech

Decision marks the resumption of the only international arrivals into Australia who do not require 14 days in hotel quarantine. Australia has reopened its “travel bubble” with New Zealand after the neighbouring country reported no new locally acquired COVID-19 cases for four days. The decision on Sunday marks the...