‘Consumers tired of Black Fridays that last more than a day,’ says retail expert

‘Consumers tired of Black Fridays that last more than a day,’ says retail expert

🕔18:22, 23.Nov 2021

U.S. shoppers are gearing up for Black Friday (November 26), which kicks off the key holiday shopping period. News has been mostly good for retailers in recent months as a vaccine-fueled U.S. reopening sent shoppers back into stores. But global

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Taiwan talks chips and Chinese ‘coercion’ in U.S. meeting

Taiwan talks chips and Chinese ‘coercion’ in U.S. meeting

🕔18:13, 23.Nov 2021

Taiwan and the United States discussed chip shortages and how to respond to China’s economic “coercion” during the second session of an economic dialogue launched last year, Taiwan Economy Minister Wang Mei-hua said on Tuesday (November 23). The talks came

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At least six killed after ferry capsizes in Kinniya, Sri Lanka

At least six killed after ferry capsizes in Kinniya, Sri Lanka

🕔17:30, 23.Nov 2021

At least six people, including four school children, were killed and scores missing after a ferry capsized in eastern Sri Lanka on Tuesday (November 23), officials said. Sri Lanka navy officials and divers conducted a search and rescue operation after

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Flaming bus crash in Bulgaria kills 45 North Macedonian tourists

Flaming bus crash in Bulgaria kills 45 North Macedonian tourists

🕔17:21, 23.Nov 2021

At least 45 people were killed when a bus with North Macedonian plates caught fire on a highway in western Bulgaria on Tuesday, officials said. There were children among the victims, and seven people with burns were rushed to hospital in the

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Flames and black smoke pour from building near Paris opera

Flames and black smoke pour from building near Paris opera

🕔18:54, 20.Nov 2021

A large fire broke out in a building on boulevard des Capucines, near the Place de L’Opera square in central Paris on Saturday (November 20), sending clouds of smoke rising into the air. Eyewitness video from the street shows large

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Vietnam’s resort island welcomes first tourists after nearly 2 years

Vietnam’s resort island welcomes first tourists after nearly 2 years

🕔18:46, 20.Nov 2021

Two hundred vaccinated foreign tourists arrived in Vietnam’s beach-fringed island of Phu Quoc on Saturday (November 20), the first wave of visitors to the country in nearly two years as it seeks to resurrect its pandemic-ravaged tourism economy. Tourists were

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Tabarez axed as Uruguay coach after 15 years in charge

Tabarez axed as Uruguay coach after 15 years in charge

🕔18:38, 20.Nov 2021

Uruguay have sacked manager Oscar Tabarez after 15 years in the job following a string of disappointing results in World Cup qualifying, the country’s FA (AUF) said on Friday (November 19). Uruguay’s 3-0 defeat to Bolivia on Tuesday was their

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Kurdish activist says desperate migrants will continue to try and cross into the EU

Kurdish activist says desperate migrants will continue to try and cross into the EU

🕔18:27, 20.Nov 2021

Desperate migrants in Belarus will continue to try and cross into the EU, if not now, then in the summer, a Kurdish human rights activist told Reuters on Friday (November 19). Some migrants have made use of the recently organised

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Extreme poverty, hunger pushes more Afghan children into child labor

Extreme poverty, hunger pushes more Afghan children into child labor

🕔18:12, 20.Nov 2021

The two decades of war in Afghanistan have taken a heavy toll on Afghan children, with extreme poverty and hunger pushing more children into child labor to support their families. In Afghanistan, around 20 percent of children are engaged in

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New Delhi chokes under blanket of smog

New Delhi chokes under blanket of smog

🕔17:59, 20.Nov 2021

New Delhi residents on Saturday (November 20) woke up to another day of heavy smog caused by pollution and stubble-burning in fields outside of the Indian capital. One of the world’s most polluted captials, the city of 20 million battles

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