Beatings and intimidation but Belarus demonstrators are still full of street spirit

More from Alexander Lukashenko Belarus: Protesters take to the streets of Minsk as Russian intelligence chief visits capital Alexander Lukashenko: UK and Canada impose sanctions on Belarus leader over ‘rigged’ election Belarus protests: Great-grandmother forcibly arrested as women take to streets to demand Lukashenko’s removal Belarus: Tens of thousands march through Minsk against President Lukashenko […]

Trump praises Amy Coney Barrett’s ‘towering intellect’ as Clarence Thomas swears the 48-year-old onto the Supreme Court after the Senate confirmed her 52-48 to give conservatives a 6-3 majority

Barrett’s ties to People of Praise only became public when the New York Times broke the story three weeks after her confirmation hearing as an appeals court judge, but before the committee had voted. The committee eventually split along party lines to confirm her. Three Democrats voted with the Republican majority in the vote in […]

Win or Lose, Trump’s Danger to Africa

Trump’s threat not to accept defeat is the main fuel stoking the flames. Yet, what he is doing and what is being done in his name are much worse. In a number of states across the US, especially in the battleground states, Republican governors are still desperately trying to use the courts to block counting […]

My COVID story: “Loss of smell and taste made me realise that I actually do have COVID-19”

The world is grappling with the pandemic from the past 10 months now. With the lockdown rules relaxed and people stepping out of their home more often, there is far less seriousness about COVID-19 than there was during the initial few months. There are several rumours doing rounds around us, where people believe that they […]

What’s new on Netflix and what’s leaving in November 2020

Everything new on Netflix in November November TBA A Queen Is Born: Season 1 – Netflix Original November 1 60 Days In: Season 5 A Clockwork Orange Boyz n the Hood Casper Christmas Break-In Dawson’s Creek: Seasons 1-6 Easy A Elf Pets: A Fox Cub’s Christmas Tale Elf Pets: Santa’s Reindeer Rescue Elliot the Littlest […]

The South Lands – a collaboration between Vietnamese Artist Mademoiselle and Australian musician Floyd Thursby – released

Floyd & Mademoiselle at state banquet. This photo was taken at the state banquet of Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc for Prime Minister Morrison, the very first day Floyd and Mademoiselle met each other in person.  The folk/rock album incorporates both European instruments like guitar and keyboards, as well as Vietnamese instruments such as the […]

NigeriaAt60: Buhari Independence Day Speech (FULL TEXT)

Fellow Nigerians, let us collectively resolve to continue our journey beyond the sixty years on the clear understanding that as a nation we are greater together than being smaller units of nationalities. By the special grace of God, we shall come through any transient challenges.

Which way is Pakistan headed?

Adding to the prime minister’s embarrassment, retired dirtector general, Federal Investigation Agency, Bashir Memon, a widely well regarded, honest police officer, claimed in a sensational interview on recently abducted journalist, Matiullah Jan’s television channel that he had been called in by Imran Khan and asked to register terrorism cases against PML (N) politicians, which he […]

India and Spain on a platter

The final episode of HT Neighbour’s Kitchen, Season 1, premiered on September 20, with Tanmay whipping up Indo-Spanish delicacies. Yes, you heard that right—it’s a fusion that you have probably never seen before. But, trust us, it’s a treat for the senses. And, before long, you’ll find yourself scouring recipes on the internet. Hint: they […]

ISL: East Bengal appoint Liverpool legend Robbie Fowler as head coach

Rennedy is a former East Bengal captain also. The owner and managing director of Shree Cement Limited, who has acquired a majority stake of 76 per cent, further revealed that the team will be known as SC East Bengal as they along with Mohun Bagan make it a 11-team ISL.