RuptlyRuptly is live from Paris on Saturday, January 22, as Yellow Vests hold a new round of protests against the COVID-19 ‘vaccine pass' and other measures taken by the French government in order to try to curb the ongoing spread of the virus.
Capitalism and Slavery by Eric Williams... He welcomed the news that 40 years after Williams’s death, British people are “finally waking up” to the significance of his work ... Getty ... Any suggestion that the slave trade and slavery were abolished for economic and not humanitarian reasons ran “contrary to the British tradition”, Warburg told him, adding ... .
... energy… appears to be the most plausible mechanism.” Havana Syndrome was “real, and it is serious,” remarked CIA DirectorWilliam Burns, adding that there was a “very strong possibility” that it was the result of intentional actions.
KYIV (Reuters) – Britain has accused the Kremlin of wanting to install a pro-Russian leader in Ukraine, and said Russian intelligence officers had been in contact with former Ukrainian politicians as part of plans for a military offensive ... Murayev also poured cold water on the claim in comments to the Observer newspaper. WHO IS YEVHEN MURAYEV?.
?Such is life,? New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern said as she announced the decision. New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern has called off her wedding as the island nation is set to introduce the highest 'red light' restrictions in order to stem the spread of the super-mutant Omicron variant of Covid-19 ... "Such is life ... (RT.com) ....
OUAGADOUGOU ... Speaking on national television, Defence MinisterGeneral Bathelemy Simpore denied rumours that PresidentRochMarc Kabore had been detained, adding the motive behind the gunfire was still unclear ... We are trying to get in contact with them," he said, adding that calm had returned to some of the barracks ... STREET PROTESTS ... .
Ancon, Peru, (UrduPoint / PakistanPointNews - 23rd Jan, 2022 ) .Thousands of barrels of crude oil that were spilled off Peru's central coast have taken a grim toll ... "We can't work we already are using up the last of our savings," added Espinoza, a fisherman for 50 years in Ancon Bay, 45 kilometers north of Lima ... ....
A 1,500-acre fire near the coastal community of Big Sur, California has triggered evacuations and the closure of the section of a major highway, state and local officials said on Saturday. Story continues below. This advertisement has not loaded yet, but your article continues below ... We apologize, but this video has failed to load ... Scroll Left ... .
A Big Mac has 508. Wagamama’s hot chicken katsu curry has 1,089. And a large mixed grill with chips at Wetherspoon’s has 2,052. But will knowing how many calories are in a restaurant meal help make a difference to the UK’s obesity epidemic? ... “It might not be helpful,” he said. “We need to really understand how people are going to engage with this ... .