STUDENT DEBT: Rep. @Ocasio2018 calls for cancelling student loan debt, and slams the "false narratives that student loan debt is for the privileged. What a ridiculous assertion. Do we really think that a billionaire's child is taking student loans? Come on!"
JUST IN: Malaysia confirms first case of omicron variant
Air pollution matter | UP govt tells Supreme Court that the closure of industries may affect sugarcane and milk industries in the State & UP is in the downward wind, the air is mostly coming from Pakistan To this, CJI NV Ramana quipped, so you want to ban industries in Pakistan!
'It's not bringing us back to square one' — The first cases of Omicron in the U.S. have been confirmed. Here's why you shouldn't panic about Omicron and everything you should know about the newly detected variant
Over last few years, I've seen a very different China. What we're seeing from China is weaponisation of trade. Around 20 billion dollars worth of Australian trade was arbitrarily suspended by China. Under such circumstances,difficult to see China as a trusted partner: Tony Abbott
BREAKING: Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, has won another round in an invasion of privacy claim against a British tabloid. She sued and won after Mail on Sunday printed parts of a personal letter. An appeals court has now thrown out the paper’s challenge to that verdict.
Got this message from a care home worker expressing ‘utter disgust’ & ‘supreme anger’ about the Xmas do in No 10 during lockdown last December. ‘Wives lost their husbands in our home during Christmas 2020 & I have to live with the fact that I had to be gatekeeper’
In her farewell address, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said, "resistance must be loud" when scientific facts are denied and conspiracy theories are spread.
Reaction of “BonDelle” @bellemariano02 and @donnypangilinan as they watch the full trailer of their film “Love Is Color Blind” for the first time, during the #LICBMediaLoveReveal press event. | via @migueldumaual
As now talks about some legal guarantees for what it regards as its security, we should remember the Budapest memorandum signed in 1994 which committed also “to respect the independence and sovereignty and the existing borders of Ukraine.” @SwedeninATOSCE
BREAKING: India confirms first two cases of omicron variant of coronavirus
Barbados will become a republic this week, replacing Queen Elizabeth as head of state. British colonizers enslaved over 380,000 people to work on Barbados' sugar plantations. Sandra Mason, set to be the first president, said she wants to "fully leave our colonial past behind."
There were no COVID-related deaths yesterday in New York City, where the vaccination rate is over 90%.
Barbados became a republic on Tuesday, cutting ties with Queen Elizabeth II and ending nearly 400 years of British rule. The island swore in its first president, Sandra Mason, at a ceremony attended by Prince Charles and Rihanna.
Fauci says requiring COVID testing for illegal immigrants crossing the border is "a different issue" than requiring testing for Americans citizens traveling.
‘It certainly broke, in my view, government guidance..& then there’s the qtn of whether it was a criminal offence’. Barrister@AdamWagner1 on the No 10 Christmas do on Dec 18 last yr when Xmas parties were banned by the government as we were in lockdown & London was in Tier 3
RARE SIGHTING: A rare deep-sea anglerfish, usually found at ocean depths of more than 2,000 feet where sunlight doesn’t penetrate, was found on a beach in San Diego, California, according to local reports. 📸: Jay Beiler via Storyful