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Egypt’s Berber speakers cling to language in isolated oasis, confident dialect will survive Arabic dominance – World News

The UN has classified Siwi, the easternmost dialect of the Tamazight language spoken across North Africa as far as Morocco,…

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“I’ll See You In Four Years”: Trump Openly Floats Idea Of 2024 White House Run

US President Donald Trump teased 2024 run at a Christmas party (File) Washington, United States: Donald Trump — who finds…

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Cyclone Burevi slams into eastern Sri Lanka – Trendy Cow

COLOMBO: Tropical cyclone Burevi slammed into Sri Lanka’s eastern coast on Wednesday night and was expected to damage coastal buildings…

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Trump-supporting Georgia chief turns on POTUS as Biden handed state in second recount

County election officials have until noon on Friday to finalise their vote counts, said Gabriel Sterling, who manages the Southern…

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Japan approves bill to provide free coronavirus vaccine to its 126 million residents – World News

The country has secured COVID-19 vaccines for 60 million people from pharmaceutical giant Pfizer, and for a further 25 million…

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US Court Blocks Two H-1B Regulations Proposed By Trump Administration

A US court has blocked two H-1B regulations proposed by the Trump administration (Representational) Washington: In a huge relief to…

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Pakistan court declares Nawaz Sharif proclaimed offender – Trendy Cow

ISLAMABAD: A Pakistani court on Wednesday declared Nawaz Sharif a proclaimed offender after the former premier failed to appear before…

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George Washington’s bodyguard ‘planned to assassinate him’ in chilling foiled plot

The political leader and military general was a Founding Father who united the Thirteen Colonies of the Atlantic Coast of…

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Coronavirus in Scotland RECAP: 38 deaths from Covid and 951 positive cases in past 24 hours

NewsUK News Live updates on coronavirus in Scotland, the UK, and around the world. Wednesday, 2nd December 2020, 6:20 am…

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Sputnik V: Vladimir Putin tells officials to start ‘large-scale’ vaccinations against COVID-19 by next week – World News

The Russian president’s announcement came the same day Britain approved the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine for a rollout starting next week File…

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Russia Says More Than 100,000 People Already Vaccinated Against COVID-19

Vladimir Putin earlier ordered authorities to begin mass voluntary vaccinations next week Moscow: Russian Health Minister Mikhail Murashko on Wednesday…

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Putin orders ‘large-scale’ vaccinations to start next week – Trendy Cow

MOSCOW: Russian President Vladimir Putin told health officials Wednesday to start widespread vaccinations next week, adding that the country had…

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Guy Verhofstadt mocked after gloating over Polish support for EU – ‘Hold a referendum!’

The EU27 are currently embroiled in a crisis after Poland and Hungary vetoed the bloc’s £980billion (€1.1trillion) seven-year budget, as…

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Why the UK is at risk of striking a Brexit trade deal that’s almost as bad as no-deal – Scotsman comment

NewsOpinionColumnists For all the bluster and macho posturing by Boris Johnson and his ministers – such as the recent melodramatic…

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Republican resistance to Neera Tanden as OMB head indication of what’s ahead for Joe Biden – World News

The reality of a Democratic White House and a Republican Senate will take some adjusting on Capitol Hill after four…

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UK Has Approved A Vaccine. Here’s What Happens Next

The UK has ordered enough doses of the two-shot Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine to immunize 20 million. (File) Now that Britain has…

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China spacecraft lands on moon to bring rocks back to Earth – Trendy Cow

BEIJING: A Chinese spacecraft landed on the moon to bring back lunar rocks to Earth for the first time since…

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Trump Threatens to Veto Defense Bill Over Social Media Protections

President Donald Trump is threatening to veto a defense policy bill unless it ends protections for internet companies that shield…

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When will Joe Biden move into the White House? Trump to boycott Biden inauguration

The Government’s election cybersecurity team has coined it the “most secure election in American history”. Attorney General Bill Barr has…

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This is the government agency that approved Pfizer / Biontech Covid vaccine – and CEO June Raine’s background

HealthCoronavirus The UK is the first country in the world to approve the use of a coronavirus jab Wednesday, 2nd…

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UK approves Pfizer vaccine: Fantastic news, says PM Boris Johnson, but EU remains sceptical – World News

Peter Liese, an EU lawmaker and a member of Angela Merkel’s party, in a statement called the decision as problematic…

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Covid-19 Vaccine Campaigns Could Be Targeted By Criminals, Warns Interpol

Head of global policing agency says criminal organisations are planning to disrupt supply chains Lyon, France: Interpol on Wednesday warned…

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Crime gangs threaten Covid-19 vaccine campaigns, Interpol warns – Trendy Cow

LYON: Interpol on Wednesday warned authorities worldwide of the threat from organised crime groups during upcoming Covid-19 vaccination campaigns, including…

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The Hague stabbing horror: Two people injured as knifeman on the loose

Dutch police confirmed they were called to reports of a stabbing in the shopping district Grote Marktstraat, on the coast of…

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Nicola Sturgeon confirms first vaccines to be administered in Scotland will be on December 8

Health In her afternoon coronavirus briefing today, the First Minister announced that the first round of Covid-19 vaccines will be…

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China denies weakening sanctions enforcement on North Korea, says more efforts needed to settle issue – World News

Chinese foreign ministry spokesperson Hua Chunying said that greater attention should be paid to the impact of the sanctions on…

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Strongly Urge People To Take Up COVID-19 Vaccine: Boris Johnson

Boris Johnson also said, “it is no part of our culture or ambition to make vaccines mandatory” London: British Prime…

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China denies weakening sanctions enforcement on North Korea – Trendy Cow

BEIJING: China on Wednesday rejected US accusations it is weakening its enforcement of UN sanctions against North Korea, but said…

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EU in chaos as Hungary ‘lashes out violently’ while bloc plans for legal battle

The EU’s coronavirus recovery fund, worth more than £1.5trillion, has been held up by Hungary and Poland as they rebel…

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Nicola Sturgeon confirms first vaccines to be administered in Scotland will be on December 8

Health In her afternoon coronavirus briefing today, the First Minister announced that the first round of vaccines will be administered…

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Cyclone Burevi to make landfall in Sri Lanka later today; India issues red alert, bans fishing till Friday – India News

The cyclonic storm will pack gusts of up to 100 kms an hour when it makes landfall late in Sri…

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UK’s Covid Vaccine Approval Meets International Standards: Medical Body

We have been able to authorise the supply of this vaccine using provisions under European law: Official London: Britain’s medical…

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Afghan govt, Taliban announce breakthrough deal to press on with peace talks – Trendy Cow

KABUL: Afghan government and Taliban representatives said on Wednesday they had reached a preliminary deal to press on with peace…

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World War 3: USA FURIOUS at China ‘flagrant violation’ over North Korea

Deputy Assistant Secretary for North Korea Alex Wong accused China of seeking to undo a United Nations sanctions regime aimed…

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Caste in the USA, Episode 10: Challenging caste supremacy on social media, and how Savarna silence breeds impunity – World News

‘Caste In The USA’ is a podcast series examining the pervasiveness of caste discrimination among Indians in the US, hosted…

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Hong Kong Activist, 24, Jailed For 13.5 Months For 2019 Democracy Protests

Joshua Wong (R), 24, was prosecuted alongside fellow activists Ivan Lam (C) and Agnes Chow (L). (FILE) Hong Kong: Leading…

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Prayut Chan O Cha: Thai PM wins crucial legal battle to stay in office | World News – Trendy Cow

BANGKOK: Thai Prime Minister Prayut Chan-O-Cha, under pressure from months of street protests, survived a legal challenge Wednesday over his…

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Transition Latest: GOP Objects to Several Biden Nominees

Although the federal General Services Administration has recognized President-elect Joe Biden as the “apparent winner” of the Nov. 3 election,…

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Pfizer-BioNtech’s COVID-19 vaccine bodes well for UK, but offers little relief to poorer countries – Health News

The Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine must be transported at South Pole-like temperatures, a requirement that is already dictating who will be vaccinated…

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Joe Biden Vows No Quick Rollback Of Donald Trump’s China Tariffs

Joe Biden has been a strident critic of China’s human rights record (File) Washington, United States: Joe Biden will keep…

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Boris Johnson: Covid vaccines will allow return to normality; UK PM | World News – Trendy Cow

LONDON: Britain’s Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Wednesday hailed UK approval for the use of Pfizer-BioNTech’s Covid-19 vaccine as “fantastic”…

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US and Australia join forces to develop hypersonic missiles as tensions with China SOAR

Hypersonic missiles can travel at more than five times the speed of sound and are difficult to track due to…

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Piers Morgan vows to inject Covid vaccine live on TV with Health Secretary Matt Hancock

HealthCoronavirus Piers Morgan and Health Secretary Matt Hancock have pledged to inject the just-approved Covid-19 vaccine together, live on air,…

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UK’s new points-based visa system opens; India’s skilled workers, students to be treated on par with EU citizens – World News

The new visa system will come into force from 1 January at the end of the Brexit transition period, which…

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Pak Starts Fuel Loading In Chinese-Assisted Nuclear Power Plant In Karachi: Report

K-2 is one of the two 1,100MW nuclear power plants being constructed in Karachi Islamabad: Pakistan has started loading fuel…

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Rudy Giuliani is said to have discussed a pardon with Trump – Trendy Cow

NEW YORK: Rudy Giuliani, President Trump’s lawyer who has led the most extensive efforts to damage his client’s political rivals…

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Egypt’s Great Pyramid: ‘Staggering’ quarry discovery disputes leading construction theory

The ancient monument is believed to have been built more than 4,500 years ago for the Fourth Dynasty leader Pharaoh…

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Hong Kong pro-democracy activists Joshua Wong, Ivan Lam and Agnes Chow jailed for 2019 anti-govt rally – World News

All three were found guilty of organising and taking part in an unauthorised assembly near the police’s headquarters at the…

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Elderly, Care Givers To Get First Doses Of COVID-19 Vaccine In UK

UK Health Secretary has set out how the vaccine will be rolled out London: Britain on Wednesday became the first…

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China’s #MeToo movement gets its moment in court – Trendy Cow

BEIJING: A sexual harassment case against a powerful Chinese media figure began in Beijing on Wednesday, with his accuser calling…

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Melania Trump could ‘fully embrace her dark side’ as First Lady ‘in meetings’ for memoir

News of Ms Trump’s alleged book plans surfaced last week, when an insider said the First Lady was in meetings…

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Debenhams customers stuck in huge virtual queues as collapsing chain launches 70% off ‘fire sale’ on remaining stock

NewsUK News The Debenhams website has been overwhelmed by bargain-hunters after the department store chain confirmed plans to start winding…

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Joe Biden picks Indian-American Maju Varghese to organise presidential inauguration on 20 January – World News

The Presidential Inaugural Committee with Varghese as an executive director also includes Tony Allen as chief executive officer, and Erin…

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UK Clears Pfizer Coronavirus Vaccine Ahead Of US, European Union

Pfizer and BioNTech earlier this week sought regulatory clearance for their vaccine in the EU. The U.K. became the first…

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UK vaccine approval ‘historic moment’ in Covid-19 battle: Pfizer CEO – Trendy Cow

BERLIN: Britain’s approval of BioNTech-Pfizer’s vaccine against Covid-19 marks a “historic moment” in the battle against the pandemic, the US…

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Biden vote fraud claims: 288,000 votes shipped between state lines, says whistleblower

The Amistad Project of the Thomas Moore Society is one of the organisations putting forward a raft of legal challenges…

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Breaking news: Covid-19 Pfizer vaccine approved for use ‘next week’ in UK

HealthCoronavirus The Pfizer/BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine has been approved for use in the UK – and officials said the vaccine will…

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US Says China Hit “New Low” With Doctored Photo Of Australian Soldier

China’s embassy said the “rage and roar” from Australian politicians was an overreaction. Highlights China has rebuffed Australian Prime Minister’s…

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Japan residents to get free Covid-19 vaccine – Trendy Cow

TOKYO: Japan will give free coronavirus vaccines to all of its residents under a bill passed Wednesday, as the nation…

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Iran REJECTS plan to abandon nuclear deal which could lead to open war

Iran has long been accused of seeking to acquire nuclear weapons though it denies the claims. Tensions in Iran surged on…

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Coronavirus in Scotland LIVE: Christmas school holidays ruling expected this week

NewsUK News Live updates on coronavirus in Scotland, the UK, and around the world. Wednesday, 2nd December 2020, 6:20 am…

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Germany: Five, including infant, killed after car rams into pedestrians in Trier; driver arrested – World News

The suspect to appeared to be suffering from psychiatric problems and had been under the influence of alcohol during the…

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US COVID-19 Cases Found As Early As December 2019, Says Study

The revelations suggest coronavirus was silently circulating worldwide earlier than known. Testing has found Covid-19 infections in the US in…

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New Zealand symbolically declares climate emergency – Trendy Cow

WELLINGTON: Joining more than 30 countries, New Zealand on Wednesday took the symbolic step of declaring a climate emergency. Lawmakers…

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Release of PPP Loan Recipients Data Reveals Troubling Patterns

Following months of litigation between the Small Business Administration and news organizations seeking data about who benefited from pandemic relief…

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Russia release terrifying footage of ‘Terminator’ tanks capable of attacking aircraft

Russia’s Defence Ministry said the tank, also called the BMPT-72, is capable of combating “helicopters and low-flying low-speed aircraft”. The…

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COVID-19 pandemic: Adequate planning, industry partnerships can help govts overcome logistics woes, says DHL study – World News

Good infrastructure facilities, including a pre-established network of warehouses and transportation capabilities, can help ensure a sufficient stock of critical…

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“Brilliant Policy Mind”: Joe Biden On Indian-American Budget Pick Neera Tanden

Neera Tanden will be the first woman of colour to lead the OMB. Washington: Indian-American Neera Tanden is a brilliant…

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Word leaders to address high-level, special session of UN General Assembly on Covid-19 pandemic – Trendy Cow

UNITED NATIONS: Worldleaders, the top leadership of the UN and vaccine developers will address a two-day, special session of the…

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President Trump Has Discussed Possibility of Pardons for Family Members, Sources Say

President Donald Trump has been discussing the possibility of issuing pardons for his family members and some close associates, multiple…

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Melania Trump snub: FLOTUS missed out on magazine cover which featured Meghan Markle

Stephanie Grisham, the First Lady’s closest aide, accepted an interview with the magazine, the only exclusive given during Donald Trump’s…

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Rejecting Donald Trump’s claims, US attorney-general says no sign of voter fraud in presidential polls – World News

William Barr said both the Justice Department and the Department of Homeland Security called the 2020 election the ‘most secure…

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Mystery Monolith’s Disappearance From US Desert Explained

Images emerged Tuesday of four men working in the dead of night to remove the pillar. (FILE) Los Angeles: The…

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Covid-19 wrecked 2020. Will 2021 be different? – Trendy Cow

PARIS: 2020 was a year turned upside-down by the novel coronavirus. But with the prospect of several vaccines coming online…

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Georgia Elections Official Urges Trump to Rein in Supporters

A top Georgia elections official on Tuesday lashed out angrily at the rhetoric surrounding the election and the threats of…

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China and Pakistan pen new military deal as tensions with India reach breaking point

The deal struck between India’s neighbours comes as the nation is locked in a heated border dispute with China in…

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Jolt for Trump administration as federal judge strikes down rules to curtail visas granted to skilled foreign workers – World News

The US issues up to 85,000 H-1B visas each year. The new rules included imposing salary requirements on companies employing…

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US Scientists Developing Nasal Spray To Prevent COVID-19

Since coronavirus enters lungs through nasal passage, the spray could halt infection(Representational) Washington: Scientists at the University of Pennsylvania and…

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The young Hong Kong trio facing jail over protests – Trendy Cow

HONG KONG: Three prominent Hong Kong activists are facing jail on Wednesday after pleading guilty to inciting an “illegal assembly”…

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Georgia Elections Official Urges Trump to Rein in Supporters

A top Georgia elections official on Tuesday lashed out angrily at the rhetoric surrounding the election and the threats of…

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Iran commander killed just days after nuclear chief assassination as WW3 fears SURGE

Muslim Shahdan, a senior commander served in Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC), was killed in an airstrike on the…

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US Justice Department Investigates “Bribery For Pardon” Scheme

Workers construct viewing stands for the 2021 Inaugural Parade in front of the White House. The U.S. Justice Department is…

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‘Kim, N Korean officials given Chinese vaccine’ – Trendy Cow

SEOUL: China has provided North Korean leader Kim Jong-un and his family with an experimental coronavirus vaccine, a US analyst…

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Donald Trump to host Christmas events at White House amid SOARING coronavirus figures

Mr Trump and First Lady Melania Trump’s events will take place after Washington DC introduced new restrictions in order to…

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The world in a vise: After sounding the alarm on China, Australia runs for shelter – World News

In the eyes of China’s most nationalist ideologues, Australia is violating the most basic rule of China’s rise: If you…

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China Says Australia “Misled” Offending Social Media Post

China has refused to apologise for the controversial image. (Representational) Sydney: China’s embassy in Australia said politicians there had “misread”…

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Judge Throws Out Trump Rules Limiting Skilled-Worker Visas

A federal judge on Tuesday struck down two Trump administration rules designed to drastically curtail the number of visas issued…

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Rudy Giuliani is said to have discussed a presidential pardon with Donald Trump – World News

Under previous administrations, presidents have largely granted pardons after they have gone through a formal review process at the Justice…

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Saudi Arabia Denies Role In Iranian Nuclear Scientist’s Killing

Mohsen Fakhrizadeh was killed on Friday after his car and bodyguards were targeted Riyadh: A senior Saudi minister on Tuesday…

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Pop-Up School for US Asylum Seekers Thrives Despite Pandemic

It started out simply: A pop-up school on a sidewalk to teach reading, writing, math and art to Central American…

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Trump row: POTUS’ lawyer blasts Attorney General after insisting election wasn’t ‘rigged’

Attorney General Barr has told the President his department had found no evidence of widespread voter fraud in the 2020…

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Joe Biden Urges US Congress To Pass Covid Aid Package, Promises More Action

Joe Biden urged lawmakers on Tuesday to pass a coronavirus aid package (File) Wilmington: U.S. President-elect Joe Biden urged lawmakers…

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DOJ Investigating Potential White House ‘Bribery-for-Pardon’ Scheme

Federal investigators are looking into a potential “bribery-for-pardon” scheme involving presidential pardons, according to federal court documents unsealed by the…

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UN Security Council Unlikely To Act On Iran Scientist Killing: Diplomats

Mohsen Fakhrizadeh was killed on Friday last week. (File) New York: Just hours after the assassination of a top Iranian…

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Mass. State Senate Approves Policing Reform Compromise 28-12

A compromise Massachusetts policing reform bill cleared the Senate Tuesday by a 28-12 vote, with support for the bill eroding…

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China Covid cover-up: Beijing under-reported infections and deaths -leaked document claims

The leaked Chinese document from the city of Wuhan suggests the infection and death rates were under-reported to the public.…

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US Reveals Rapid Rollout Plan For Vaccine After Record Covid Surge

The monthly U.S. record of 58,740 COVID-19 deaths was set in April. (File) Washington: U.S. officials on Monday unveiled details…

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Trump Considers 2024 Campaign Kickoff on Inauguration Day

President Donald Trump is discussing possibly launching a 2024 campaign to retake the White House on Inauguration Day and skipping…

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Baby Among 5 Killed As Car Runs Down Shoppers In Germany, Driver Arrested

The baby’s mother was being treated in hospital for injuries sustained in the rampage. (Representational) Trier: A baby was among…

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Pushed to Rush, FDA Head Says Feds Will Get Vaccine ‘Right’

The head of the agency responsible for approving COVID-19 vaccines said Tuesday after a meeting at the White House that…

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