Nigeria: Greek crew held hostage after kidnapping off West Africa

Pirate attacks cross Africa No easy fix While a heavy international military presence was effective in reducing piracy near Somalia, the same solution cannot easily be applied to the Gulf of Guinea. As those countries are sovereign states, their own authorities must work together to find a solution. Still, international interest in finding an answer […]

Virdhawal Khade and Rujuta — The country’s fastest couple!

“I think if she had a little more racing experience this year, she would have definitely gone much faster. In fact, we had trained her keeping the record in mind, honestly, realistically, the record was within reach. Here, medal is very important, probably next time she will get the record,” said the 28-year-old, the 50m […]

Trump Claims Wind Power ‘Kills All Birds,’ But This Chart Shows That’s Not True

There are a variety of reasons why birds may collide with turbines, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service states, including the location and design of the towers. The animals are more likely to have a dangerous encounter with a wind turbine if it sits in their migratory route, or near rivers, coastlines, or ridgelines. The […]

Latest Coronavirus News in Vietnam & Southeast Asia on April 13

The ambassador also said that China will keep a close contact with other countries on the pandemic containment and trade-related measures, fully implement the ASEAN-China free trade agreement, actively work with other parties towards the signing of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) this year and expand regional cooperation in emerging areas such as the […]

Morning Digest: Farmers refuse to leave Delhi-Haryana border, ‘Covishield’ vaccine volunteer sues over ‘adverse reaction’, and more

Coronavirus | ‘Covishield’ vaccine volunteer sues Serum Institute of India, Oxford Group over ‘adverse reaction’A 40-year-old volunteer for ‘Covishield’, the candidate vaccine being tested by the Pune-based Serum Institute of India (SII), has sued the company for ₹5 crore, alleging that the vaccine triggered an adverse reaction, which includes neurological impairment and an inability to […]

‘Had good interaction’: PM Modi visits SII to review Covid-19 vaccine development

Poonawalla, who was a guest speaker on November 19 at the Hindustan Times Leadership Summit (HTLS) 2020 had said the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine could be available for the general public by April-May next year and is likely to cost around Rs 500-600 for a dose.

KPIBSC focuses on strategy, performance

Deputy Minister of Information and Communications Nguyen Thanh Hung said bouncing back from the effects of the Covid-19 pandemic requires Vietnamese businesses, especially small- and medium-sized enterprises, to adopt innovation in work processes and flexible work options and to customize their products and services. Yen Le

Placing the 9th senate on the scale, one year after

Literally, global economy and politics including governance have been grounded to a halt by the advent of the ravaging coronavirus. It has become a topical issue dominating domestic and foreign discourses. Immediately the pandemic broke out, the senate president could not wait for Nigeria to be attacked in the first place. Proactively, he sought for […]

NFL live stream 2020/21: how to watch every week 12 game online from anywhere

The streaming service has a Basic and a Premium plan with the difference being you can watch on two devices with the Basic plan for $25 per month and on three devices with the Premium plan for $35 per month. The best news? Both plans come with a FREE 14-day trial so if you’re looking […]

After Rio, Olympics headed for Asian venues seen as safe

Ballooning costs remain an issue- Japanese media in December put the figure at about $18 billion, although organizers have not confirmed that. Newly elected Tokyo Gov. Yuriko Koike has pledged to rein in costs, writing in a recent newspaper column that her team must become world-class cost accountants so that the Olympics don’t hobble future […]