Covid vaccines: Uncovering the unknown
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Covid vaccines: Uncovering the unknown
Kenya rejects UN court judgment giving Somalia control of resource-rich waters ICJ ruling aggravates fractious relations between two countries and threatens to destabilise restive region Kenyans on Lamu island in March calling for their fishing rights to be respected in the seven-year legal battle between Kenya and Somalia over the countries’ maritime demarcation in the Indian Ocean. Photograph: Tony Karumba/AFP/Getty
The fifth edition has kicked off against the odds after a fire broke out on the red carpet on Wednesday. View on euronews
Shifting winds posed new challenges for firefighters battling a blaze in Southern California coastal mountains that threatened ranches and rural homes and kept a major highway shut down for days
This is the heart-stopping moment an impatient driver leapt from his car moments before it was hit by an oncoming train.
Attack is chilling reminder of assaults on Jo Cox and other MPs at constituency surgeries
A New Zealand woman did her best Bruce Bogtrotter impression in Auckland, eating an entire three-tier Japanese cheesecake in under five minutes.Auckland-based competitive eater and model Nela Zisser can often be found making her way through outrageous food challenges.“It’s, like, so creamy,” Zisser says in the video as she eats the cheesecake, which she bought from Uncle Tetsu’s and decorated herself.She managed to scarf down the dessert in just four minutes and 55 seconds without the help of any liquids.Zisser’s YouTube account chronicles such food feats as wolfing down 10 Burger King Whoppers in 17 minutes, devouring a 1-kg burrito in just under 100 seconds, and consuming a 2.2-pound jar of Nutella in under four minutes. Credit: Nela Zisser via Storyful
The TV star said anything to do with elephants 'sets it off'.
"Today we can say that we are putting an end to the dictatorship," says Xiomara Castro, after left-wing parties formed an alliance and proclaimed her as their presidential candidate for the Honduran elections on November 28. Castro will run against Nasry Asfura, candidate of the ruling party.
A bitter transatlantic rift is over, the European Union's top diplomat declared Friday, a month after France was infuriated with the United States over losing a massive submarine contract in Australia.
An electric cargo drone designed to carry up to 200 kilograms (441 pounds) successfully completed its first public flight at the Intelligent Transport Systems and Services (ITS) World Congress 2021 in Hamburg, Germany, on October 12.This footage filmed by Volocopter GmbH shows the VoloDrone’s three-minute test flight. According to the company, the flight reached a maximum altitude of 22 meters (about 72 feet) while carrying a Euro-pallet-sized load in a box between the drone’s landing gear.The demonstration showed “how drone operations can extend the existing logistics infrastructure for land or sea transport to create entirely new supply chains and transport routes,” Volocopter said in a press release.The ITS World Congress, a convention centered on “smart mobility and the digitalization of transportation,” is being held in Hamburg from October 11 to 15. Credit: Volocopter GmbH via Storyful
Fully vaccinated Australians will be able to enter New South Wales without the need to quarantine in a hotel, as the government accelerates the wind back of pandemic restrictions. State Premier Dominic Perrottet made the announcement on Friday and said fully-jabbed travellers who tested negative for COVID-19 before flying to Sydney would not have to quarantine. This is the second major relaxation of New South Wales' pandemic restrictions after a 107-day lockdown ended in Sydney this week.
Sir Keir Starmer pays tribute to Sir David Amess
Protesters marched in Washington to rally for climate action on Friday, October 15, the concluding day of a week of demonstrations demanding a stop to fossil-fuel projects.This footage filmed by Vigil for Democracy shows a crowd marching down the streets of Washington with banners reading, “Biden no votes for fossil fuels” and “People vs fossil fuels.”More than 400 people had been arrested in the week’s protests as of Thursday, including 130 arrests at the Chamber of Commerce and Stewart Lee Udall Department of the Interior Building, according to participating organizations. Credit: Vigil for Democracy via Storyful
Heavy rain and flooding hit San Antonio, Texas, on Wednesday, October 13.The National Weather Service said scattered showers and thunderstorms would continue to push eastward through the morning hours on Thursday, while the threat of heavy rainfall and flash flooding will continue for south central Texas through the early and mid-morning hours.This footage shows heavy rain pouring down on San Antonio on Wednesday. Credit: @ms.lysistrata via Storyful
The airline is hiring an undisclosed number of people to work on flights in summer 2022.
"I didn't know what a marathon was until today", says one of a group of Syrian orphans taking part in a race in the rebel-held northwestern city of Idlib. The event has been organised by an NGO in a bid to introduce children who have lost their parents in Syria's ongoing conflict to different kinds of sports. Nearly 500,000 people have died in the conflict since it started in 2011 with the brutal repression of peaceful demonstrations.
Drone footage showcased all of the beautiful orange and yellow hues of autumn at Hidden Valley Lake, Virginia.The uploader captioned the video: “Enjoying the early (late) first colors at our favorite hidden gem.” Credit: Billy Bowling via Storyful
The cult leader’s body was found decorated with Christmas lights, and its eyeless sockets decorated with glitter
An Asian deer's comeback from the brink of extinction marks a rare success for China's conservation efforts, which have long faced criticism for focusing on only a handful of flagship species.
Humpback whales surround divers in extremely close encounter