Saudi Arabia and Qatar Seeking Deal to End Gulf Crisis, Sources Say
Due to the standoff that has embroiled the Gulf region since 2017, Qatar and Saudi Arabia are expected to settle to an agreement within the next few days that will help ease the situation according to several sources briefed on the discussions shared on Friday.
Prince Harry Mistaken for Christmas Tree Salesman While Tree Shopping With Meghan Markle
Prince Harry had an adorable moment with a child while out tree shopping with his wife, Meghan Markle. The Duke of Sussex was mistaken for a staff member while shopping for a Christmas tree from a local seller in California.
Rights Groups Claim Rohingya Coerced to Relocate to Remote Island
According to a report, an estimated 1,600 refugees were being transported on Friday towards Bhasan Cha, one of the islands in the Bay of Bengal, which is a flood-prone island.
Denmark to Cease Extraction of Oil and Gas in the North Sea
Denmark will be one of the countries phasing out oil and gas consumption from the North. More countries are lowering their carbon footprint in reaction to saving the earth.
Facebook Faces Charges for Allegedly Discriminating American Workers, Lawsuit Filed by DOJ
The Department of Justice (DOJ) on December 3 declared it had filed a lawsuit against Facebook, claiming the social media company favored temporary visa holders over American workers.
Australia Targets to Complete Pfizer's COVID-19 Vaccine Review by January 2021
Australia's pharmaceutical regulator stated on Thursday that it is on track to review Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine candidate by January next year. The nation is following a March timetable to commence inoculations.
The USMC Get Their First Naval Stealth Fighter Squadron Ready for Maritime Missions
The USMC is equipped with its Naval stealth Fighter squadron, a big wing variant for carrier operations. It gives the Marine Corp unprecedented capabilities it does not have with the Super Hornet Block III.
Koala Makes Itself at Home in Australian Family's Christmas Tree
This year, 2020, is full of surprises indeed, as everyone is trying to get into the Christmas spirit this year, even koalas. A family in Australia was in for a big surprise this week when they have discovered that a koala had wandered into their home and even climbed into their Christmas tree.
WeChat Deletes Australian Prime Minister's Appeal to China Over Doctored Image
WeChat, a Chinese social media platform, has removed a post made by Australia's Prime Minister Scott Morrison, alleging him of misleading the public amid the two countries' diplomatic dispute.
Possible Side Effects of COVID-19 Vaccines: What You Need to Know
Side effects should be considered now that we know vaccines are on the horizon in the United States, and dissemination could begin by mid-December. Pfizer and Moderna have already filed for emergency use authorization from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for their vaccine candidates as the global race for a vaccine are ongoing.
Japan Residents to Be Administered Free COVID-19 Vaccine
Japan would provide free COVID-19 vaccines to all of its citizens under the passing of a bill on December 2 as the nation tackles record numbers of daily cases. According to the bill, the government will cover all vaccine costs for the country's 126 million residents and was approved by the parliament's upper house, having cleared the powerful lower house.
A-Level and GCSE Exams will Take Extra Measures to Ensure Fairness
Education Secretary Gavin Williamson taked about the new measures that schools will take for GCSE and A-level exams. They will take into consideration the students that are ill and those that needs to self-isolate.
Aid Workers and Diplomats Flee North Korea amid COVID-19 Spread
Latest in a mass exodus of foreigners amid strict COVID-19 lockdowns, the last remaining foreign staff of the ICRC or the International Committee of the Red Cross have left North Korea, according to the humanitarian organization on Thursday.
Hypersonic Weapons Will be Armed On U.S. Navy Ohio Class Submarine
US Navy Missile subs will be getting Hypersonic missiles as part of its payload as improvements to its existing complement. These missile subs are the most modern in the world exceeding other nations.
Business Tycoon Jimmy Lai Arrested in Hong Kong for Fraud
Another pro-democracy media tycoon has been arrested by authorities. Jimmy Lai has allegedly illegally used his company's funds.