Dubai: Expectation vs reality – BBC News

Dubai: Expectation vs reality – BBC News

Dubai – perhaps the best known city of the United Arab Emirates, with a reputation for attracting the glamorous and the wealthy. But what’s going on beneath the surface? The BBC’s Frank Gardner explains how not everything is as it seems. Please subscribe HERE http://bit.ly/1rbfUog

Government urges neighbours to report groups of more than 6 people to police – BBC News

Government urges neighbours to report groups of more than 6 people to police – BBC News

New laws banning people from meeting in groups of more than 6 have come into force in England, Scotland and Wales. In England, where fines of up to £3,200 apply, the Home Office minister Kit Malthouse urged people to report their neighbours to police if they’re seen breaking the new laws. But guidance has yet […]

US setting records as Covid-19 cases soar

US setting records as Covid-19 cases soar

CNN’s Phil Mattingly looks into the latest numbers of the coronavirus pandemic as case counts continue to rise throughout the nation. #CNN #News

Who is Kamala Harris’ husband, Douglas Emhoff?

Who is Kamala Harris’ husband, Douglas Emhoff?

Sen. Kamala Harris’ husband, Douglas Emhoff, was right by her side during her 2020 presidential campaign. Now, he could become the nation’s first “second man” after his wife was chosen by presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden as his running mate. CNN’s Kyung Lah reports. #CNN #News

Coronavirus India: Death and despair as migrant workers flee cities – BBC News

Coronavirus India: Death and despair as migrant workers flee cities – BBC News

India’s strict lockdown to halt the spread of coronavirus meant that most factories and businesses shut down, rendering millions jobless. Prime Minister Narendra Modi appealed to businesses to keep paying their workers, including daily-wage labourers. But that didn’t happen, and most of the workers were left with little money and food. With no prospect of […]

Travel chaos as UK warns against visiting Spain and imposes new quarantine

Travel chaos as UK warns against visiting Spain and imposes new quarantine

Thousands of British tourists have had their holidays to Spain thrown into chaos, after the British government advised against all non-essential travel to the country and re-imposed a 14 day quarantine on people returning from there to the UK. It follows a dramatic increase in coronavirus infections in Spain, with nearly 1,000 new cases reported […]

Steve Bannon charged with fraud in border wall fundraising

Steve Bannon charged with fraud in border wall fundraising

Federal prosecutors charged Steve Bannon, President Donald Trump’s former campaign adviser, and three others with defrauding donors of hundreds of thousands of dollars in a border wall fundraising campaign. Bannon has been arrested, according to a spokesman for the US attorney’s office. Bannon’s lawyer did not immediately respond to a request for comment. #CNN #News

Trump fires back at Obama: He’s the reason I’m president

Trump fires back at Obama: He’s the reason I’m president

President Donald Trump was asked to respond to critical remarks excerpted from former President Barack Obama’s speech that were released ahead of their scheduled delivery at the Democratic National Convention. #Trump #CNN #2020Election

Beirut: Anatomy of a lethal explosion – BBC News

Beirut: Anatomy of a lethal explosion – BBC News

The explosion in a warehouse in Beirut ripped through a city known for both a heyday of glamour and a history of civil war. Lebanese people are calling it their 9/11. Starting with the epicentre, here we follow how the blast sent shock waves through Beirut, bringing life to a halt. The Lebanese are famed […]

Coronavirus: UK records most deaths in Europe – BBC News

Coronavirus:  UK records most deaths in Europe – BBC News

The United Kingdom has recorded Europe’s highest number of deaths inked to coronavirus. It has overtaken Italy, and is second only to the United States in total number of recorded deaths from the disease. Dominic Raab, the First Secretary of State, said the latest figures portrayed “a massive tragedy” but he warned against making comparisons […]