Brimstone review – Dakota Fanning in blood-and-thunder western that pulls no punches

And that’s just the first part. It would be perhaps unfair on Brimstone to detail much more, as the knotted twists and turns in the narrative, as we spool back in time, do the film’s heavy lifting. The exact process whereby Liz loses her power of speech; why her daughter has the name she does; […]

India hits 2 million cases as health volunteers strike

The country will be vital to global vaccination efforts, regardless of whether its own attempts work. The world’s largest vaccine maker, the Serum Institute in the central city of Pune, has ramped up capacity to manufacture as many as a billion doses in development by AstraZeneca and the University of Oxford, which is in phase […]

Latest Coronavirus News in Vietnam & Southeast Asia August 7

Citing sources of the Overseas Labour Management under the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs, the spokesperson said 226 Vietnamese are working in Uzbekistan under a labour provision contract between a domestic company and the China Petroleum Jili Chemical Engineering and Construction Co. Ltd (JCC).

South Korean telcos launch digital driver’s licence

Subscribers of PASS — an existing identity authentication app used to verify mobile payments operated by SK Telecom, KT, and LG Uplus — can register to add their driver’s licence onto the app. The app will then form a digital driver’s licence that shows the user’s photo along with a QR code and bar code.

‘Lebanon was a heaven, they made it hell’: Anger mounts in Beirut as activists vow anti-government protests after blast which killed at least 137 and wounded 5,000 as clean-up job is left to volunteers

‘There is a pervasive culture of negligence, petty corruption and blame-shifting endemic to the Lebanese bureaucracy, all overseen by a political class defined by its incompetence and contempt for the public good,’ he wrote in a New York Times op-ed.

Command And Conquer Remaster Adds Private Game Lobbies In Latest Patch

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Expert who told police Carl Beech’s evidence was ‘ludicrous’ blames psychotherapists for the foul abuse ‘memories’ they helped create

‘Seeing an individual make allegations and then be targeted by the media is not going to encourage others to speak out,’ it said. The reaction was revealing. It exposed the police’s only real tactic at the time: believe the accuser and go for maximum publicity no matter how threadbare the evidence and hope other accusers […]

Not Even ‘Thoughts and Prayers’ From NRA—Just Boasts About Its Legislative Wins

Other countries do sensible things. You’ll recall that after that mass shooting in New Zealand in March, the country’s parliament banned assault weapons six days later. Six days! New Zealand has not, incidentally, escaped the NRA’s notice. The second trending item, under Governor Abbott’s heroic efforts, was called “Never Enough: New Zealand pushes even more […]

Untamed from renowned author Glennon Doyle will be adapted into a TV series by J.J. Abrams’ company Bad Robot Productions

Executive producer Jessie Nelson (who is the showrunner on Little Voice) credited Untamed as ‘a story that has at its center such a powerful, messy, honest, wholly original female character,’ adding that it ‘constantly reminds us that being human is not hard because you’re doing it wrong, it’s hard because you’re doing it right.

Kate Garraway still hasn’t forgiven Ben Shephard for nude knicker flashing shame

He wrote: “Ahh there’s nothing quite like working with @kategarraway have loved having her back in the studio – although still not sure about her ‘a warm Shephard oozing all over you’ comment.