Dublin news: One teen dead and two in hospital after horror stabbing in East Wall | World | News

Gardai were called to East Road in the north inner city at around 9:20pm yesterday. Upon arrival, emergency services found two males, both teenagers, with serious injuries and one 16-year-old in critical condition. Gardai reported all three were transferred to Mater Hospital, where the 16-year-old was later pronounced dead. Investigators believe the youths were involved … Read more

Australia confirms India players subjected to racial abuse

File photo: Jasprit Bumrah, left, and Mohammed Siraj.Image Credit: AP Melbourne: Australia’s cricket board on Wednesday confirmed India’s players were subjected to racial abuse during the third Test at the Sydney Cricket Ground but cleared six spectators who were taken from their seats and questioned by police at the ground. Cricket Australia (CA) launched an … Read more

President Biden sets bold timeline for a return to normal life

In effect, the President is putting a date on a return of a semblance of normal life — with no guarantee that he can deliver. If the President succeeds, Tuesday may be remembered as a key turning point in a pandemic exacerbated by the former Trump administration’s disastrous response. Should he fall short, the credibility … Read more

Covid-19: J&J the first confirmed vaccine maker to seek key regulatory approval that will allow distribution

Foto ter illustrasie deur Reuters A key part of the regulatory approval process for the Johnson & Johnson Covid-19 vaccine got under way on Friday. The company has been sharing data with SA regulators for months. There is no evidence that similar, necessary application for the Oxford/AstraZeneca vaccine has been filed, despite doses expected to … Read more

Father killed in ‘targeted and vicious’ attack

A man found dead inside his Adelaide CBD home was the victim of a “vicious and targeted attack”, police say. Nathan Russell was found by a friend who became concerned after trying to contact the 46-year-old father yesterday. Upon arrival that friend found Mr Russell dead. Police today confirmed the death was being treated as … Read more

ANALYSIS | Lockdown policing is not lekker

Mounted police during beach closures on December 16, 2020 in Durban, South Africa. (Photo by Darren Stewart/Gallo Images via Getty Images) Given government’s slow response to rolling out a Covid vaccine response, it appears that 2021 will be similar to 2020, with police officials having to continue to enforce various forms of lockdown regulations in … Read more

Delhi Traffic Advisory: Many Delhi Roads Shut Day After Republic Day Tractor Rally Violence: Routes To Avoid

Tractor Rally Violence: Some key roads in central Delhi and entry to Metro stations remain closed today. New Delhi: A few key roads in central Delhi and entry to some Metro stations in the Old City have been closed in view of heightened security a day after violent clashes broke out in some pockets during … Read more

US boosting vaccine deliveries amid complaints of shortages states Joe Biden Pfizer U.S. People

Answering growing frustration over vaccine shortages, President Joe Biden announced that the U.S. is ramping up deliveries to hard-pressed states over the next three weeks and expects to provide enough doses to vaccinate 300 million Americans by the end of the summer or early fall. Biden, calling the push a “wartime effort,” said Tuesday the … Read more

Biden to reopen ‘Obamacare’ markets for COVID-19 relief

President Joe Biden plans to reopen the HealthCare By RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR Associated Press January 27, 2021, 4:18 AM • 3 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article WASHINGTON — Fulfilling a campaign promise, President Joe Biden plans to reopen the HealthCare.gov insurance markets for a special sign-up opportunity geared to people needing coverage … Read more

Deepak Ahuja, Finance Chief, The Man Who Taught Tesla To Under-Promise, Over-Deliver

Elon Musk, 49, is the public face and voice of the company. Tesla Inc. is widely expected to report its sixth consecutive quarterly profit Wednesday — and potentially its first $1-billion quarter. That follows a remarkable year when Tesla’s stock split and skyrocketed, the company joined the S&P 500 Index and it sold almost half … Read more

UN global climate poll: ‘People’s voice is clear – they want action’ | Environment

The biggest ever opinion poll on climate change has found two-thirds of people think it is a “global emergency”. The survey shows people across the world support climate action and gives politicians a clear mandate to take the major action needed, according to the UN organisation that carried out the poll. The UN Development Programme … Read more

What is Holocaust Memorial Day?

January 27 is Holocaust Memorial Day. (Picture: Getty Images)Today – January 27 – is Holocaust Memorial Day, a day dedicated to the memory of those whose lives were lost to genocide.  It is sometimes mistaken for Yom Hashoah, a separate memorial day in May, where the Jewish community comes together to honour lost relatives and … Read more

Man Utd transfer round-up: United ‘negotiating’ for wonderkid, Pellistri plan latest

It is looking increasingly unlikely Ole Gunnar Solskjaer will add to his squad before the January window slams shut on Monday, but there is still plenty of transfer talk at Old Trafford. Solskjaer is still looking to offload some of his fringe men, while also getting his ducks in a row ahead of the summer. … Read more

Suriya’s Tamil Film Soorarai Pottru Enters Oscar Race. Details Here

Suriya on a promotional poster of Soorarai Pottru. (Image courtesy: actorsuriya ) Highlights Suriya plays the lead role in the film, also starring Aparna Balamurli Soorarai Pottru was the first Tamil film to release online amid pandemic This film premiered on Prime Video on November 12 last year New Delhi: Tamil film Soorarai Pottru, starring … Read more

Gobert Shines as Utah Jazz Rally Past New York Knicks 108-94 | Sports News

By JOHN COON, Associated Press SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Rudy Gobert had 18 points, 19 rebounds and four blocked shots, and the Utah Jazz beat the New York Knicks 108-94 on Tuesday night for their ninth consecutive win. Royce O’Neale scored 20 points, helping Utah overcome a quiet night for Donovan Mitchell. Mike Conley … Read more

Cricket Australia says Indian cricketers were racially abused at SCG, but offenders have not been found

Cricket Australia has confirmed Indian players were racially abused during the third Test at the SCG, but says it does not yet know who was responsible. Key points: CA says a group of spectators who received media coverage on day four were not involved in any racist behaviour CA Investigators are still trying to identify … Read more

‘It was easier to die’: Holocaust survivor shares her story as Australia marks ‘darkest’ chapter in world history

For Olga Horak, being alive is a “personal triumph”.  Born in Czechoslovakia in 1926, Mrs Horak is a Jewish Holocaust survivor. She describes herself as a “graduate” of Nazi Germany’s regime of persecution that resulted in the murder of six million Jews, along with other minorities.  On Wednesday, she will share her story to mark … Read more

AstraZeneca faces EU grilling over delays to vaccine delivery

The European Union will seek onWednesday to resolve a standoff with AstraZeneca Plc that threatens to keep its vaccination program in the slow lane.Image Credit: AP London:  The European Union will seek on Wednesday to resolve a standoff with AstraZeneca Plc that threatens to keep its vaccination program in the slow lane, trigger a global … Read more

35,000 People Vaccinated In Kuwait In One Month

35,000 people vaccinated in Kuwait in one month Since Kuwait launched its COVID-19 vaccination campaign a month ago, around 35,000 people have received the jab, local media reported. Currently, out of the four million citizens and residents that make up Kuwait’s population, only 0.875 per cent are vaccinated. Read| Kuwait: PCR test at private centers … Read more

Marjorie Taylor Greene indicated support for executing prominent Democrats in 2018 and 2019 before running for Congress

Greene, who represents Georgia’s 14th Congressional District, frequently posted far-right extremist and debunked conspiracy theories on her page, including the baseless QAnon conspiracy which casts former President Donald Trump in an imagined battle against a sinister cabal of Democrats and celebrities who abuse children. In one post, from January 2019, Greene liked a comment that … Read more

Lawyer says Pelosi laptop hasn’t been recovered from suspect

A defense lawyer says a laptop stolen from the offices of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi during the U.S. Capitol attack hasn’t been recovered by investigators ByThe Associated Press January 26, 2021, 10:03 PM • 2 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article HARRISBURG, Pa. — A laptop stolen from the offices of House … Read more

Graham warns Dems will ‘blow up’ Senate by moving forward with impeachment trial, calling witnesses

With Democrats preparing for the Senate impeachment trial of former President Donald Trump, Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., warned his colleagues that moving forward will only cause more damage to the nation. “I’d like to get this trial over sooner rather than later,” Graham told “Hannity” on Tuesday. “To my Democratic colleagues, if you try to call one witness, you’re going to … Read more

Dax Shepard said he had ‘bizarre fears’ about announcing relapse: ‘I was terrified’

Dax Shepard is opening up about coming clean. In September of last year, the 46-year-old actor announced publicly that he’d relapsed with opiates after a motorcycle accident. At the time of his announcement, he said he didn’t have a drink or use cocaine in 16 years.  During a virtual appearance on “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” on Tuesday, … Read more

COVID-19 in UAE: ‘We may need to get vaccinated every year,’ says Farida Al Hosani

New COVID-19 variants have emerged recently, Al Hosani said, adding that the more mutant the virus, the more is the possible need to vaccinate annually against it.Image Credit: Shutterstock Dubai: People may need to get COVID-19 vaccine every year, said Dr Farida Al Hosani, official spokesperson for the UAE Health Sector. Al Hosani made the … Read more

Alberta Teachers’ Association planning legal action over finance minister’s order affecting pension management

Angered by Finance Minister Travis Toews’ ministerial order that they say gives teachers less control over their pension investments, the Alberta Teachers’ Association said Tuesday that it now plans to take legal action in response to the move. “This offensive and overreaching ministerial order, which negates promises made by government officials when passing Bill 22, … Read more

Three emus killed in apparent Vic attack

Three young emus have been killed in Victoria’s Gippsland region, with rescuers adamant they were mown down deliberately. Wildlife carers say the baby emus were hit on Monday by a vehicle at Golden Beach, a small town situated along Ninety Mile Beach and about 40km west of Sale. “It had to be a four-wheel drive … Read more

Government considering targeted financial support for tourism sector

Tourism Minister Dan Tehan says he has been engaging in talks with the tourism sector as the Morrison government considers targeted financial assistance for the industry. Read Next Comments Reader comments on this site are moderated before publication to promote lively, but civil and respectful debate. We encourage your comments but submitting one does not … Read more

QAnon supporting Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene liked Tweets about executing Pelosi and hanging Obama

Representative Marjorie Taylor Greene (GA-R) – a supporter of QAnon conspiracy theories – routinely indicated her support for executing Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi other prominent Democratic politicians in the years before being elected to Congress.  Greene, who now represents Georgia’s 14th Congressional District, repeatedly posted debunked conspiracy theories and posts from far-right extremists … Read more

Residents set against 19-storey apartments

Plans for a 19-storey tower at the former Player Wills factory site on Dublin’s South Circular Road would be “horrendously out of proportion” with the surrounding two-storey homes, local residents have said. Hundreds of objections are expected to be lodged with An Bord Pleanála this week against US property group Hines’ plans for the scheme … Read more

Pregnant pair killed in ‘hit and run’ weeks after heartbreaking photo of baby scan – World News

A pregnant woman and her partner were pictured proudly showing off an ultrasound of their unborn baby just weeks before they were tragically killed in a reported hit and run. Kate Leadbetter was pregnant with her partner Matty Field’s child when they were both killed while out walking their dogs, it has been reported. Ms … Read more

One person dead in Acton blaze

Article content continued At about 6:20 p.m., firefighters said the blaze had been knocked down. Details about the person who died were not immediately known, nor was there information about the cause of the fire. A tweet from Ontario’s Office of the Fire Marshal said it is investigating the origin and cause of the fire. … Read more

Ponytails and lipstick: US women soldiers get style

Revisions to army grooming policies expanded the number of hair styles women could adopt, including wearing their hair long.Image Credit: AFP Washington: Women in the US army are going to be able to dress up a little. The Pentagon announced Tuesday that female soldiers would be able to grow their hair long, color their nails … Read more