Monday January 24-th, 2022

Erdogan, Putin discuss Israeli attacks against Palestinians Erdogan, Putin discuss Israeli attacks against Palestinians

Israeli officials said at least 41 Palestinian fighters have been killed in the Gaza hostilities so far. Hamas had previously reported the destruction of a nine-storey building in the centre of Gaza, the Israeli-blockaded enclave they control.

Melbourne man tests positive for COVID-19 after returning home from quarantine Melbourne man tests positive for COVID-19 after returning home from quarantine

After experiencing two new local cases of the virus in Sydney's east last week, New South Wales is determined not to let anymore cases cross the border. Victoria's Chief Health Officer Brett Sutton says it was "absolutely the case" that the man con...

Teen arrested after deadly school shooting in Kazan, Russia Teen arrested after deadly school shooting in Kazan, Russia

The other attacker was killed, Russia's Tass news agency reported . Local media have identified him as Ilnaz Galieyev, a former pupil at the school. The emergency services source also told RIA Novosti that there had been an explosion at so...

US ship fires warning shots near Iran ship US ship fires warning shots near Iran ship

US officials returned to Vienna last week for a fourth round of indirect talks with Iran on how to resume compliance with the deal, which former US President Donald Trump abandoned in 2018, prompting Iran to begin violating its terms about a year l...

Chinese rocket debris could land near NZ today Chinese rocket debris could land near NZ today

Aerospace Corp. and Space-Track.org are following the rocket as it descends. Pieces of a large Chinese rocket are expected to plunge back through the atmosphere this afternoon, with one tracking centre predicting it could splash down into the sea...

European Union executive recommends opening Europe to vaccinated travellers European Union executive recommends opening Europe to vaccinated travellers

The new plan is apparently aimed at boosting the bloc's tourism industry for this summer's holiday season. "Non-essential travel regardless of individual vaccination status is now permitted from seven countries with a good epidemiological situa...

Mexico rail overpass collapses, killing 15 and injuring dozens Mexico rail overpass collapses, killing 15 and injuring dozens

Mexico City Mayor Claudia Sheinbaum reported via Twitter that 13 people had died and 70 were injured. Various hospitals attending. We will give more information shortly'. local time on the metro's Line 12, the construction of which has been plague...

COVID-19: Five things to know about the Johnson & Johnson vaccine COVID-19: Five things to know about the Johnson & Johnson vaccine

Johnson & Johnson is already a household name due to products like Band-Aid, Tylenol and Baby Shampoo. The decision means that a last age group of Danes will likely have to wait until the autumn to be fully vaccinated when other authorised vaccines...

NY to Ease Capacity Restrictions on Broadway Beginning May 19 NY to Ease Capacity Restrictions on Broadway Beginning May 19

Some restrictions remain in places, such as for stadiums, but the three states are working on a protocol to end those restrictions, Cuomo said . New York Governor Andrew Cuomo announced on Monday that capacity restrictions in New York City wil...

South Florida private school refuses to employ vaccinated teachers South Florida private school refuses to employ vaccinated teachers

The Centner Academy in Miami was founded by an anti-vaccination activist that sent sent a notice to parents Monday informing them of a new policy for its two campuses for about 300 students from pre-kindergarten through eighth grade. That false claim...

Ontario Confirms First Case of Rare AstraZeneca-linked Blood Clotting Ontario Confirms First Case of Rare AstraZeneca-linked Blood Clotting

However, with COVID-19 cases rising province-wide and mounting criticism with the pace of vaccination, Ontario and other provinces chose to offer it to residents 40-years and up this week. He said the agency was starting investigations to try to disc...

When will Derek Chauvin be sentenced — George Floyd When will Derek Chauvin be sentenced — George Floyd

The Black man's death prompted months of mass protests against policing in the U.S. Mr Floyd was declared dead an hour later. President Joe Biden addressed the nation soon after the verdict , calling it "an important step". It will also look into...

Ontario’s new COVID-19 cases below 3,500, another 22 deaths reported Ontario’s new COVID-19 cases below 3,500, another 22 deaths reported

In Ontario, which has become the epicentre for the virus in Canada, phones were buzzing with calls from people eager to get the shot, according to the head of the Ontario Pharmacists Association. Trudeau participated in the 2020 G7 leaders' meeting v...

ONTARIO: Province should brace for AstraZeneca shipment delay, Ford says ONTARIO: Province should brace for AstraZeneca shipment delay, Ford says

Speaking to CityNews, Juni says the further restrictions on outdoor activities were not advised by the panel. Ontario has been told to "prepare for delays" with two upcoming shipments of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine. "We learned that, during th...

Three days of COVID-19 data this afternoon at 2pm Three days of COVID-19 data this afternoon at 2pm

The child was from the Fraser Health region, which spans from Burnaby to Boston Bar, but had been getting specialized care at BC Children's Hospital in Vancouver. Dr. Bonnie Henry said the expectation is 60 per cent of B.C.'s population will have bee...

NZ airport worker tests positive day after bubble BBC News NZ airport worker tests positive day after bubble BBC News

A worker at Auckland airport has returned a positive test result for COVID-19, but New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has said she does not expect it to shut down quarantine-free travel across the Tasman. It comes on day two of the trans-Tasma...

Floyd’s Death Was Murder And Not Policing, Says Minnesota Prosecutor Floyd’s Death Was Murder And Not Policing, Says Minnesota Prosecutor

As you know, he met with the Floyd family a year ago and has been closely following the trial, as we've been talking about, and is committed to undoing this long-standing systemic problem", Psaki told reporters Monday. Darnella Frazier, the teenager ...

NASA's Mars helicopter makes first flight on red planet NASA's Mars helicopter makes first flight on red planet

Ingenuity is a technology demonstration that NASA argues could be used on future missions to provide a third dimension for exploration of Mars. It is hard to fly aircraft on March as there is not much air to push against to generate lift.

Gunman in Indiana FedEx massacre bought rifles legally after psychiatric detention Gunman in Indiana FedEx massacre bought rifles legally after psychiatric detention

Police said the shooting lasted only a couple of minutes and was over by the time officers arrived on the scene. The purchases were made a few months after Hole was briefly placed under psychiatric detention in March and a shotgun was seized from ...

Three dead in shooting incident in Austin, medics say

Three people have been killed in a shooting in Austin, Texas. Austin Police said around 1:30PM that the suspect remains at large. Kenosha County Sheriff David Beth said the suspect in the shooting at Somers House Tavern in Kenosha County is still...

Czechia expels Russian diplomats over 2014 ammunition depot blast Czechia expels Russian diplomats over 2014 ammunition depot blast

The two were using Russian passports and were identified as Alexander Petrov, 41, and Ruslan Boshirov, 43. They said the two also visited the capital of Prague and another northeastern Czech region. "We are in a situation similar to that in Britain...

Czech govt expels 18 Russian diplomats over 2014 blast AFP Czech govt expels 18 Russian diplomats over 2014 blast AFP

Prime Minister Andrej Babis , in his turn, said, as quoted by the Nova broadcaster, that the reason for the move is the suspicion that Russian military intelligence officers were involved in the explosion of an ammunition depot in Vrbetice in 2014.

Biden, Japan's Suga to Discuss China at White House Summit Biden, Japan's Suga to Discuss China at White House Summit

The document says Suga and Biden shared their concerns over Chinese activities that are inconsistent with the global rules-based order. USA and Chinese naval movements in the Taiwan Strait and South China Sea, which China claims virtually in its en...

Covid: Boris Johnson's India visit to go ahead despite rise in cases Covid: Boris Johnson's India visit to go ahead despite rise in cases

Officials have called it a "variant under investigation" rather than "of concern". It also led to UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson deciding to shorten the length of his India visit later this month, with the bulk of the events now expected to be...

Officer shoots, kills man who opened fire on San Antonio Airport Officer shoots, kills man who opened fire on San Antonio Airport

McManus said his department had previous interaction with the shooter, who was pronounced dead after being taken to hospital. Police stated the suspect then jumped out of the vehicle and began firing at the Park Police officer and into the term...

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