Steve January 17, 2022

A volcanic eruption and tsunami severed communications with Tonga, leaving the Pacific kingdom isolated. Published On 17 Jan 202217 Jan 2022 Overseas Tongans are waiting anxiously for news of loved ones after a powerful volcanic eruption and tsunami severed communications with the kingdom in the southwestern Pacific Ocean. Concerns among the 85,000-strong Tongan community in […]

Steve January 17, 2022

Greater Bay Airlines has unveiled ambitious plans to fly to 104 destinations in mainland China and Asia. By Danny LeeBloomberg Published On 17 Jan 202217 Jan 2022 A new Hong Kong-based airline with ties to Beijing is considering ordering up to 30 narrow-body jets from either Boeing Co. or Airbus SE as it tries to establish […]

Steve January 17, 2022

Several Chinese cities are on high COVID alert as hundreds of millions of people travel around China ahead of the Lunar New Year celebration on February 1. Many local governments advised residents not to travel unnecessarily during the holiday, just weeks before Beijing is set to host the Winter Olympic Games. Governments around the world […]

Steve January 17, 2022

The Best Time To Post On TikTok: Maximizing Your Reach Over the past few years, we’ve seen the rise and fall of popular social media platforms – think Vine, Musical.ly, and even Facebook to some extent. But since its launch in 2018, TikTok continues to be one of the fastest-growing social platforms with over 1 […]

Steve January 16, 2022

WASHINGTON (Reuters) — The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) said Sunday that it had cleared an estimated 45% of the U.S. commercial airplane fleet to perform low-visibility landings at many airports where 5G C-band will be deployed starting Wednesday. The FAA said it approved two radio altimeter models installed in a wide variety of Boeing and Airbus planes, […]

Steve January 16, 2022

A dangerous winter storm combining high winds and ice swept through parts of the U.S. Southeast on Sunday, knocking out power, felling trees and fences and coating roads with a treacherous frigid glaze. Tens of thousands of customers were without power in Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina and Florida. More than an inch of snow […]

Steve January 16, 2022

China’s economy grew 4 percent in the final quarter of 2021 to expand 8.1 percent year-on-year, amid stronger-than-expected industrial production in December, government data showed on Monday. Though coming in higher than the 3.6-percent growth predicted by analysts, the Q4 figure is the weakest growth the country has seen in a year and a half. […]

Steve January 16, 2022

Maharaj – an icon of Indian classical dance – was a recipient of the Padma Vibhushan, India’s second-highest civilian award. Published On 17 Jan 202217 Jan 2022 Birju Maharaj, a legend of classical Indian dance and among the country’s most well-known performing artists, has died. He was 83. Maharaj was suffering from a kidney ailment […]

Steve January 16, 2022

What Happened at the Hearing for New Hampshire’s Free Software Law? (concordmonitor.com) Posted by EditorDavid on Sunday January 16, 2022 @11:59PM from the live-free-or-debate dept. What happened after a New Hampshire state representative proposed legislation either encouraging or requiring free software in much of the state government? The Concord Monitor writes, “It’s been three decades […]

Steve January 16, 2022

People who are not fully vaccinated against COVID-19 are being banned from riding public transport in the Philippine capital region in a desperate move to curb spiking infections ByThe Associated Press January 17, 2022, 10:30 AM • 3 min read MANILA, Philippines — People who are not fully vaccinated against COVID-19 were banned from riding […]

Steve January 16, 2022

Tired of giving up game night just because your friends, family, or even co-workers can’t gather in the same place? Maybe you’d love to play games online, but everyone doesn’t want to buy or download the same game. Try some of the best online games to play with friends that you can play right in […]

Steve January 16, 2022

Latest data comes as government implores people to have more childnen after decades of doing the opposite. Published On 17 Jan 202217 Jan 2022 Mainland China’s birth rate dropped to a record low of 7.52 per 1,000 people in 2021, National Bureau of Statistics data showed on Monday, accelerating a downward trend that led Beijing […]