Steve January 16, 2022

The arrest of the ARSA member is the most high-profile since the group was accused of murdering influential Rohingya community leader Mohibullah. Published On 16 Jan 202216 Jan 2022 Bangladesh police have arrested the brother of a notorious rebel leader whose organisation has been blamed for murders and drug trafficking in Rohingya refugee camps. Mohammad […]

Steve January 16, 2022

LONDON — Prince Harry is challenging a decision by the British government which does not allow him to pay for his police protection when he returns to the U.K. The royal wants to bring his two children, Archie and Lilibet, to the U.K. so they can “know his home country,” but it is too risky […]

Steve January 16, 2022

Britney Spears softened her tone against her young sister Saturday after days of public back-and-forth social media posts following Jamie Lynn Spears’ interview promoting her new memoir last week. Britney Spears, 40, admitted to saying “some harsh things” about her younger sibling in a note posted to Twitter. The two began arguing over social media […]

Steve January 16, 2022

After an 18-month fight, an LGBT+ activist who fled Jordan is finally “supported, seen and heard” in their new home in Australia. AlShaima Omama AlZubi, 25, who identifies as a non-binary lesbian, has been a “victim of rape, sexual assaults, torture, forced marriage, forced conversion therapy, forced hospitalisation, and forced veiling abuse that dates back […]

Steve January 16, 2022

Law Enforcement Agencies Recruit Rare People Who are ‘Super-Recognizers’ of Faces (theguardian.com) Posted by EditorDavid on Sunday January 16, 2022 @10:34AM from the never-forgetting-a-face dept. An anonymous reader shared this report on “Super-Recognizers” from a series of articles in the Guardian called “Meet the Superhumans.” As a child, Yenny Seo often surprised her mother by […]

Steve January 16, 2022

Home Fact Check Posted By: Media Bias Fact Check Each day Media Bias Fact Check selects and publishes fact checks from around the world. We only utilize fact-checkers that are either a signatory of the International Fact-Checking Network (IFCN) or have been verified as credible by MBFC. Further, we review each fact check for accuracy […]

Steve January 16, 2022

Austria will impose fines on those without Covid-19 vaccinations from mid-March after a transition phase that starts in February, said Chancellor Karl Nehammer. People unwilling to get inoculated will face penalties of as much as 3,600 euros ($4,108), the Austrian leader told reporters on Sunday. The mandate will apply to all adults living in the […]

Steve January 16, 2022

Sudanese authorities say the decision was taken following the channel’s ‘violation of the terms’ of licensing. Published On 16 Jan 202216 Jan 2022 Sudanese authorities have withdrawn the broadcast licence of Al Jazeera Mubasher, the channel has said. In a statement on Sunday, the Qatar-based media network said authorities also revoked the accreditation of two […]

Steve January 16, 2022

Keita, who was 76, led the country from 2013 until he was removed from office in a coup in 2020. Published On 16 Jan 202216 Jan 2022 Mali’s former President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita has died at the age of 76, his family said. “President IBK died this morning at 09:00 GMT in his home” in […]

Steve January 16, 2022

Video Duration 02 minutes 17 seconds 02:17 From: Plan it Green Investments that are valuable today – will not be in a generation. They become stranded assets. Junk. As the world aims to transition to net-zero by 2050, global investments in fossil fuels risk becoming worthless. These so-called stranded assets are a growing concern for […]

Steve January 16, 2022

The religious right has an extraordinarily high win rate before the current, Republican-dominated Supreme Court, even when it asks for accommodations that endanger human lives. So there probably isn’t much doubt how the Court will rule in Shurtleff v. Boston, a free speech case brought by a conservative Christian group. But unlike several other cases, […]

Steve January 16, 2022

Should former President Donald Trump run for the White House again, an obscure Reconstruction-era law could keep him off the ballot in six southern states, including North Carolina, Georgia and Florida, because of his incitement of the Jan. 6 insurrection. The third section of the 14th Amendment prohibits people who swore to defend the Constitution, […]

Steve January 16, 2022

The word “encirclement” does not appear in the 2022 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), signed into law by President Joe Biden on Dec. 27, or in other recent administration statements about its foreign and military policies. Nor does that classic Cold War era term “containment” ever come up. Still, America’s top leaders have reached a consensus on a […]

Steve January 16, 2022

According to the Economist, one of the most significant outcomes of the pandemic will be “the infusion of data-enabled services into ever more aspects of life.” We were already expecting a transition to digital transformation thanks to technological advancement, dubbed the “fourth industrial revolution”. However, following on from the pandemic which forced countless businesses to switch […]