The Royal Opera Choir reunites for a performance on the rooftop of London

London — A member of the Royal Opera Choir, wrapped in a court and behind London’s famous landmarks, sings the anvil choir of Giuseppe Verdi’s 1853 opera Il Trovatore for the first time in a year. Standing apart to address the social distance brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic, 25 singers are gathering on the… Continue reading The Royal Opera Choir reunites for a performance on the rooftop of London

Mexican soldiers accused of 2014 massacre re-arrested

Mexico City (AP) — Human rights groups confirmed Thursday that seven Mexican soldiers, who were accused of killing 22 drug cartel suspects in 2014 but were later released, were re-arrested. The newspaper El Universal reported Thursday that three out of seven were detained in a military prison in Mexico City and four were released on… Continue reading Mexican soldiers accused of 2014 massacre re-arrested

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France reports 50,659 new COVID-19 cases in 24 hours

During the COVID-19 outbreak in France on April 1, 2021, people wearing protective masks shop at the local market in Nantes. (Stephane Mahe / Reuters) Paris-France reported 50,659 new cases of coronavirus on Thursday, 59,038 on Wednesday and 45,641 on Thursday a week ago. A total of 5,109 people were in the French intensive care… Continue reading France reports 50,659 new COVID-19 cases in 24 hours

How Alexei Navalny and Putin of Russia unfold a new confrontation

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny points out in a recorded message in an image taken from a video released on January 13, 2021. (The Associated Press) Long-term conflict with the Kremlin Alexei Navalny Russia’s most famous opposition has launched a hunger strike, which has gone dark this week. Demand appropriate medical treatment And protest his… Continue reading How Alexei Navalny and Putin of Russia unfold a new confrontation

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Huawei’s global business hurt by Trump sanctions

Chinese tech giant Huawei has admitted that US sanctions have hit the smartphone business after a decline in earnings in overseas markets on March 31st. Huawei was blacklisted for export by then-US President Donald Trump in 2019, after which access to key technologies of US origin was banned, affecting the ability of external vendors to… Continue reading Huawei’s global business hurt by Trump sanctions

Short-sighted Florida bill will punish foreign educational exchanges

Florida House Building 7017Sounds like a reasonable effort under parliament to protect Florida from inappropriate foreign influences. Then read the details. The bill will punish schools and universities for doing what they do, involving students and researchers from countries around the world. The bill poses significant barriers to international cooperation by Florida schools and universities,… Continue reading Short-sighted Florida bill will punish foreign educational exchanges

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Description of the missing Philip Mawer’s physical match found in Mozambique after a terrorist attack

Mauer was one of the thousands of expatriates and locals involved in a deadly assault on the gas hub town of Parma in the Cabodelgado region of Mozambique-RA International website. Body that matches the description of Missing Englishman It was discovered during a terrorist attack in Mozambique, his family said. Philip Mour, a contractor for… Continue reading Description of the missing Philip Mawer’s physical match found in Mozambique after a terrorist attack

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Harris will move to the official residence next week

Washington (AP) — After living in temporary housing for more than two months, Vice President Kamala Harris will soon be able to unpack and unwind at the official residence on the grounds of the United States Naval Observatory. Simone Sanders, Vice President’s senior adviser and chief spokesperson, tweeted Thursday that Harris and her husband Doug… Continue reading Harris will move to the official residence next week

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