UK’s coronavirus pandemic response was SIXTY-SIXTH place in the world and worse than Italy’s, Ireland’s and Sweden, Australian think tank claims

Ms Leng said: ‘In general, countries with smaller populations, cohesive societies and capable institutions have a comparative advantage in dealing with a global crisis such as a pandemic.’

The Medium review: A horror game stuck between two worlds

Video games are no stranger to oversharing with players or delivering flat jokes. The original Resident Evil games practically built their name on bad dialogue. The difference is that those games are digital B-movies rooted in pulp horror. The Medium, on the other hand, tackles several sensitive topics in a head-on way that is going […]

The Masters: Gerwyn Price and Gary Anderson could meet in a repeat of World Championship final

Anderson: I’m not done yet, MVG will bounce backPDC World Championships 2021: The best bitsDimitri Van den Bergh, Glen Durrant, Krzysztof Ratajski, Jose De Sousa, Chris Dobey and Jeffrey de Zwaan will all be making their debuts at the event which will see prize money increasing to £220,000.

Toyota beats Volkswagen to become World’s No.1 car seller in 2020

Toyota Motor Corp overtook Germany’s Volkswagen in vehicle sales last year, regaining pole position as the world’s top selling automaker for the first time in five years as the pandemic demand slump hit its German rival harder.Toyota said on Thursday its group-wide global sales fell 11.3% to 9.528 million vehicles in 2020. That compared with […]

The saddest of anniversaries: 76 years after Auschwitz was liberated, thousands around the world mark the day in private as Covid-19 prevents the usual large ceremonies

Merkel and German president Frank-Walter Steinmeier were present at a special session of parliament in Berlin this morning where lawmakers were due to hear from a survivor who later became president of Germany’s top Jewish organisation.   

Covid cases in England ‘must fall faster to ease NHS pressure’

Elliott said it was crucial to monitor new cases because the fall in infections was so tentative. “Even though we are seeing this suggestion of a downtick now, which is really good news, it is by no means as fast as we saw in lockdown one when there was a rapid decline in prevalence,” he […]

Vietnam appreciates UN Centre for Preventive Diplomacy for Central Asia’s operations

Hanoi (VNA) – Vietnam welcomes positive political, security & socio-economic progress in Central Asia despite COVID-19 challenges and hopes the UN Regional Centre for Preventive Diplomacy for Central Asia (UNRCCA) will maintain its effective activities in the region, according to Ambassador Pham Hai Anh, Chargé d’Affaires a.i. at the Vietnamese mission to the UN. Addressing […]

HBO Max: What to know about the app streaming movies like The Little Things

AT&T (HBO’s parent company) and DirecTV, U-verse, AT&T TV Now, AT&T TV and AT&T wireless users who can add HBO with certain unlimited plans.Charter and its Spectrum services.YouTube TV or Google.Apple.Hulu.Altice USA and its Optimum and Suddenlink services.Verizon and its Fios services.Cox Communications.The NCTC group of independent cable and broadband companies — that includes WOW!, Atlantic Broadband, […]

Dismay at NHS England plan to slow north-west’s Covid vaccine supply

The email, from NHS provider Vaccination UK’s head of HR, told prospective vaccinators that the NHS “unfortunately … have confirmed there has now been a 2 week delay in the programme due to vaccine shortages in the area”. The email said that the programme would therefore now begin on 15 February instead of 1 February.

IPL 2021: These 5 released cricketers can get big bids in the auction

The eight teams have already released and retained players ahead of the IPL 2021 auction, and they will go full swing to fill the available spots with worthy buys. Though some players have been released by the teams, they might still find some attractive bids from other teams. MyKhel takes a look at some of […]