Australia's government passes news law after Facebook row

Despite last week's feud between Facebook and the Australian government, the House of Representatives has passed the law. The law states that some commissions should be paid to indigenous news publishers.  Australia's House of Representatives passed a media law The Australian government has passed an expected law that will make Facebook and Google Pay certain money for news […]

Chinese government debunks anal swab allegation from the US

After several reports in the media suggest that Chinese authorities subjected American officials to anal tests for COVID-19, the Chinese government has debunked such rumors. A spokesperson for the foreign ministry insisted that no such action was done to government officials.  No anal swabs test was done on American diplomats - the Chinese government  China has waved off, […]

Italy honors dead diplomat and bodyguard with a state funeral

The body of the Italian diplomat and his driver who died in DRC have been given a state burial. They were honored by the country and given full honors in a tearful burial ceremony.  Italian diplomat and driver buried in full honors  The Italian government has organized a state funeral for its ambassador and bodyguard who were killed […]

India health staffs have reservations about the homegrown coronavirus vaccine

Health workers in India are wary of homegrown vaccines administered to them. Many prefer the AstraZeneca vaccine as a better alternative.  Indian health workers to concerned about homegrown vaccine  The Indian health ministry is having a torrid time convincing health workers to use the homegrown vaccine to help them. This is because of the controversial nature of its […]

UK nightclubs to resume operations by June 21

British nightclubs may open in June if Prime minister Boris's plan is followed. The industry has suffered from lockdown policies, however, things are expected to change.  Nightclubs in the UK to open in June  The entertainment industry has been severely affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, especially with the various lockdowns imposed around the world. Sacha Lord who is […]