London building fire raises fresh anger over flammable cladding

London building fire raises fresh anger over flammable cladding
Added an hour ago
Summary: Two men were hospitalised after Friday's blaze in Poplar while a further 38 others were treated at the scene.
Sentiment: negative
5 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $TWTR
Cryptos: $AUTO$UTED

Weak jobs report spurs new arguments over big fed spending

Weak jobs report spurs new arguments over big fed spending
Added 2 hours ago
Summary: WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden insists an unexpected slowdown in companies' hiring is clear new proof the U.S. needs the multitrillion-dollar federal boost he's pushing. But his sales effort is challenged by critics who say Friday's jobless figures show his earlier aid legislation — successfully rushed through Congress — is actually doing more harm than good...
Sentiment: positive
9 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $DNOW

So It Looks Like Nationalizing Student Loans Has Simply Turned Into One Giant Ponzi Scheme

So It Looks Like Nationalizing Student Loans Has Simply Turned Into One Giant Ponzi Scheme
Added 5 hours ago
Summary: ZeroHedge - On a long enough timeline, the survival rate for everyone drops to zero
Sentiment: negative
3 minute read
1 people have read this

US sends more warplanes to protect pullout from Afghanistan

US sends more warplanes to protect pullout from Afghanistan
Added 6 hours ago
Summary: WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States has deployed a dozen additional warplanes to bolster protection of American and coalition troops making a final withdrawal from Afghanistan as Taliban insurgents step up pressure on Afghan government forces, top Pentagon officials said Thursday...
Sentiment: negative
8 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $DNOW
Cryptos: $UTED

Vaccination of populist cleric Moqtada al-Sadr blow to Iraq’s vaccine hesitancy

Vaccination of populist cleric Moqtada al-Sadr blow to Iraq’s vaccine hesitancy
Added 7 hours ago
Summary: The photo of the cleric getting vaccinated prompted hundreds to get doses of their own amid Iraq’s faltering immunization efforts.
Sentiment: positive
7 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $DNOW

Berlin rent cap overturned by Germany's top court | DW | 15.04.2021

Berlin rent cap overturned by Germany's top court | DW | 15.04.2021
Added 8 hours ago
Summary: Germany's constitutional court has decided that the Berlin rent cap violates Germany's constitution. The cap was one of the most-debated laws in the country.
Sentiment: negative
10 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $DNOW

An Innocent Man Has Been Murdered - Daily Reckoning

An Innocent Man Has Been Murdered - Daily Reckoning
Added 9 hours ago
Summary: Today the black crepe hangs from our window. Our heart is heavy, our eyes watery, our legs wobbly...
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
1 people have read this

The U.S. birthrate is falling. Here’s how other countries have tried to persuade people to have more children.

The U.S. birthrate is falling. Here’s how other countries have tried to persuade people to have more children.
Added 11 hours ago
Summary: The United States is facing a dilemma with which many wealthy nations have long grappled.
Sentiment: positive
8 minute read
1 people have read this
Cryptos: $UTED

Jersey government has 'constructive meeting' with French fishermen as Royal Navy ships prepare to leave

Jersey government  has 'constructive meeting' with French fishermen as Royal Navy ships prepare to leave
Added 11 hours ago
Summary: Two Royal Navy ships sent to Jersey ahead of French fishing boats descending on Jersey are being sent back to the UK.
1 people have read this
Stocks: $DNOW

How might the stock market react to the forthcoming Pentagon report on UFOs? | Boing Boing

How might the stock market react to the forthcoming Pentagon report on UFOs? | Boing Boing
Added 12 hours ago
Summary: In June, the Pentagon will release a report containing “a detailed analysis of unidentified aerial phenomena data and intelligence” collected by the US Office of Naval Intelligence, the…
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $COWN$DNOW

South Korean Gov’t Has ‘Invested USD 44.5m in Crypto Firms Since 2017’

South Korean Gov’t Has ‘Invested USD 44.5m in Crypto Firms Since 2017’
Added 13 hours ago
Summary: Opposition lawmakers have launched a stinging attack on the South Korean government, accusing it of hypocrisy after it emerged that publicly owned companies and government departments have invested a combined USD 44.5 million in crypto-related projects in the past four years.
Sentiment: negative
5 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $ADBE

Jersey government has 'constructive meeting' with French fishermen as Royal Navy ships prepare to leave

Jersey government  has 'constructive meeting' with French fishermen as Royal Navy ships prepare to leave
Added 13 hours ago
Summary: Two Royal Navy ships sent to Jersey ahead of French fishing boats descending on Jersey are being sent back to the UK.
1 people have read this
Stocks: $DNOW

Most Coinbase Customer Info Requests Came From Criminal Authorities In 2020 | CryptoGazette - Cryptocurrency News

Most Coinbase Customer Info Requests Came From Criminal Authorities In 2020 | CryptoGazette - Cryptocurrency News
Added 17 hours ago
Summary: It's been just revealed back in 2020, almost all the Coinbase customer info requests came from criminal authorities. Check out the notes below. In 2020, almost all government requests to Coinbase for customer info came from criminal authoritieshttps://t.co/1ifgejTZCthttps://t.co/a6vEZ0efMT pic.twitter.com/CVjg4NfrMb — unfolded. (@cryptounfolded) May 6, 2021 The Block Crypto just noted that Coinbase released the second...
Sentiment: negative
1 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $DNOW$TWTR
Cryptos: $BTC

Election results live – Scotland majority ‘a long shot’ says Sturgeon

Election results live – Scotland majority ‘a long shot’ says Sturgeon
Added 18 hours ago
Summary: Follow all the latest developments
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $DNOW$TISI
Cryptos: $DVS

Britain to send patrol boats to Jersey amid fishing-related tensions with France | CBC News

Britain to send patrol boats to Jersey amid fishing-related tensions with France | CBC News
Added 18 hours ago
Summary: Britain's government said Wednesday it is sending two navy patrol vessels to monitor the situation on the island of Jersey amid an escalating dispute with France over fishing rights in the waters there following Britain's departure from the European Union.
Sentiment: negative
4 minute read
1 people have read this
Cryptos: $CRW$UTED

Nepal could be the next India -- except worse

Nepal could be the next India -- except worse
Added 20 hours ago
Summary: Last weekend, 44% of Nepal's Covid tests came back positive, according to government figures quoted by the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC), as it warned of an impending crisis.
Sentiment: negative
15 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $DNOW
Cryptos: $ID$CAMP

AAFE, a Nonprofit and One of Chinatown's Largest Landlords, Has a Troubling Record

AAFE, a Nonprofit and One of Chinatown's Largest Landlords, Has a Troubling Record
Added 21 hours ago
Summary: Documented reviewed dozens of real estate filings, spoke with former and current tenants, a former AAFE employee, housing lawyers and organizers. Together, these sources tell a story of an organization that has received taxpayer and philanthropic support in order to provide affordable housing for low-income tenants, but operate, in many ways, just like any other landlord or real estate developer.
Sentiment: negative
20 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $DNOW
Cryptos: $PEARL

Germany rejects US push to waive COVID vaccine patents | DW | 06.05.2021

Germany rejects US push to waive COVID vaccine patents | DW | 06.05.2021
Added a day ago
Summary: The German government said while they support global vaccine supplies, "the protection of intellectual property is a source of innovation and must remain so in the future."
Sentiment: positive
7 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $PFE

Gunmen shoot dead former news anchor in Afghanistan's Kandahar - Times of India

Gunmen shoot dead former news anchor in Afghanistan's Kandahar - Times of India
Added a day ago
Summary: South Asia News: KABUL: A former journalist who worked for Afghanistan's finance ministry was shot dead by gunmen in the southern city of Kandahar on Thursday, provinc.
Sentiment: negative
4 minute read
1 people have read this
Cryptos: $UTED

Every president faces a major crisis. What will Biden's be? - Los Angeles Times

Every president faces a major crisis. What will Biden's be? - Los Angeles Times
Added a day ago
Summary: Joe Biden has had a first 100 days relatively free of catastrophes. Don't expect that to last.
Sentiment: negative
6 minute read
1 people have read this
Cryptos: $UTED

US sends more reinforcements for Afghan pullout: Pentagon

US sends more reinforcements for Afghan pullout: Pentagon
Added a day ago
Summary: The US military has deployed more heavy bombers and fighter jets to protect withdrawing American and coalition troops from Afghanistan, which have so far sustained no direct attacks, the Pentagon said Thursday."Less than one week in, the drawdown is going according to plan," Defense Secretary Lloyd ...
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
1 people have read this
Cryptos: $UTED

The Inconvenient Truth Of Bitcoin

The Inconvenient Truth Of Bitcoin
Added a day ago
Summary: The inconvenient truth of bitcoin is that personal responsibility is the true change needed in society, and bitcoin is simply one aspect that enables this.
Sentiment: negative
15 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $DNOW
Cryptos: $BTC$SATS

WWF - Panda numbers on the rise

WWF - Panda numbers on the rise
Added a day ago
Summary: Great news ! Panda numbers have increased by more than 15% in the last ten years. Discover our conservation efforts and join WWF.
1 people have read this
Stocks: $DNOW

Teachers alarmed, as Ontario offers remote learning as permanent option

Teachers alarmed, as Ontario offers remote learning as permanent option
Added a day ago
Summary: Teachers unions are sounding the alarm bells in Ontario after the provincial government said it’s holding consultations that could lead to online learning
Sentiment: negative
3 minute read
1 people have read this

Australia news live update: repatriation flights from India to double in May; NSW reports no new local Covid cases

Australia news live update: repatriation flights from India to double in May; NSW reports no new local Covid cases
Added a day ago
Summary: Prime minister says India travel ban will not be extended and has committed to three repatriation flights before the end of May. Follow latest updates
Sentiment: negative
5 minute read
1 people have read this
Cryptos: $XLM

Jerusalem’s Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood eviction appeal delayed

Jerusalem’s Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood eviction appeal delayed
Added a day ago
Summary: JERUSALEM: The lone Israeli court judge looking into the eviction appeal lodged by Palestinian families in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of Jerusalem has decided to let three judges of the Supreme Court take up the case on Monday. The decision follows the rejection of both the Jewish settler organization and lawyers for the Palestinian families to reach an agreement between them as requested by the judge. Lawyer Hosni Abu Hussein, representing the Palestinian families, told Arab News that the I
Sentiment: positive
12 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $TISI

IRS To View Bitcoin Exchange Records, "Taxman" Is Coming "For Crypto"

IRS To View Bitcoin Exchange Records, "Taxman" Is Coming "For Crypto"
Added a day ago
Summary: Judgement day could be coming for early crypto investors who thought that the government had no chance in tracing Bitcoin and other blockchain
Sentiment: positive
6 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $DNOW
Cryptos: $BTC

Vietnamese Ministry of Finance is looking to regulate cryptocurrencies. - Coinnounce

Vietnamese Ministry of Finance is looking to regulate cryptocurrencies. - Coinnounce
Added a day ago
Summary: The Vietnamese Ministry of Finance is conducting an in-depth study of cryptocurrencies for regulation purposes in the country.
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
1 people have read this
Cryptos: $UTED

Pentagon chief says removal of all contractors from Afghanistan under way

Pentagon chief says removal of all contractors from Afghanistan under way
Added a day ago
Summary: U.S. Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin said on Thursday the process of removing all contractors from Afghanistan working with the United States was under way as part of President Joe Biden's withdrawal of forces from the country.
Sentiment: negative
4 minute read
1 people have read this
Cryptos: $UTED

Why is Australia obsessed with a war on China?

Added a day ago
Summary:

Australia's government has hinted an awful lot about a war with China - but experts point to a different motive behind their statements.

1 people have read this

412k new cases in 24 hours in India

412k new cases in 24 hours in India
Added a day ago
Summary:

India saw record new jumps in COVID-19 cases and deaths on Thursday, dashing tentative hopes that the catastrophic recent surge was easing.

Sentiment: negative
6 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $DNOW
Cryptos: $UTED

Mexico rail collapse deals blow to López Obrador's likely successors

Mexico rail collapse deals blow to López Obrador's likely successors
Added a day ago
Summary: The dramatic collapse of a rail overpass in Mexico City that killed at least 24 people has dealt a blow to two of President Andrés Manuel López Obrador's most
Sentiment: negative
8 minute read
1 people have read this

India’s gov’t eases hospital oxygen shortage as demand jumps

India’s gov’t eases hospital oxygen shortage as demand jumps
Added a day ago
Summary: Under order by the Supreme Court, India's government agreed to provide more medical oxygen to hospitals in the capital, potentially easing a 2-week-old shortage that worsened the country's exploding coronavirus crisis.
Sentiment: negative
10 minute read
1 people have read this
Cryptos: $SRM$UTED

Netanyahu challenger issues call for national unity

Netanyahu challenger issues call for national unity
Added a day ago
Summary: Israel’s opposition leader has called for a unity government and vowed to find common ground among the ideologically diverse parties seeking to oust Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $BPOP

Microsoft pledges to let EU users keep data inside bloc

Microsoft pledges to let EU users keep data inside bloc
Added a day ago
Summary: LONDON (AP) — Microsoft is pledging to let business and public sector customers in the European Union keep cloud computing data inside the 27-nation bloc to avert concerns about U.S. government access to sensitive information...
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
1 people have read this

Indian startup organization proposes regulatory framework for crypto

Indian startup organization proposes regulatory framework for crypto
Added a day ago
Summary: There is significant uncertainty regarding the legal status of crypto in India, with many anonymous sources distributing rumors of plans to ban crypto in the country.
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
2 people have read this
Stocks: $TISI
Cryptos: $BTC

China suspends economic dialogue with Australia

China suspends economic dialogue with Australia
Added a day ago
Summary: BEIJING - China on Thursday suspended an economic dialogue with Australia, stepping up a pressure campaign that began over Australian support for a pr...
Sentiment: negative
5 minute read
1 people have read this
Cryptos: $BELT$UTED

Third COVID wave in India ‘inevitable’, warns top gov’t scientist

Third COVID wave in India ‘inevitable’, warns top gov’t scientist
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Scientific adviser to Indian government says pandemic’s further waves ‘inevitable’ as about 4,000 people die in a day.
Sentiment: negative
9 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $EXPR$TWTR
Cryptos: $UTED

India's Community Health Workers Say Government Is Failing to Protect Them From COVID-19

India's Community Health Workers Say Government Is Failing to Protect Them From COVID-19
Added 2 days ago
Summary: “My wife sacrificed her life working for a government that did not care about her as a human being.”
Sentiment: negative
12 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $DNOW

The Indian government has ordered its vaccine doses in fits and starts

The Indian government has ordered its vaccine doses in fits and starts
Added 2 days ago
Summary: India’s Covid-19 vaccination strategy is suffering for lack of forward thinking.
Sentiment: negative
5 minute read
1 people have read this
Cryptos: $SRM

India’s top court gives govt till Thursday morning to provide plan on supplying Delhi hospitals with oxygen amid shortages

India’s top court gives govt till Thursday morning to provide plan on supplying Delhi hospitals with oxygen amid shortages
Added 2 days ago
Summary: India’s highest court has set a strict deadline for officials to devise a plan for solving the medical oxygen crisis in the capital. A lower court had previously threatened to charge the government with contempt.
1 people have read this

Japan faces longer state of emergency, casting doubt on Olympics

Japan faces longer state of emergency, casting doubt on Olympics
Added 2 days ago
Summary: By Stanley White and Yoshifumi Takemoto TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan is considering extending a coronavirus spurred state of emergency in the capital, Tokyo, and other major urban areas, sources said on Wednesday, a move that could cast doubt on the planned Summer Olympics. Officials were leaning toward ...
Sentiment: negative
4 minute read
1 people have read this

India's gov't eases hospital oxygen shortage as demand jumps

India's gov't eases hospital oxygen shortage as demand jumps
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Under order by the Supreme Court, India's government on Thursday agreed to provide more medical oxygen to hospitals in the capital city of New Delhi...
Sentiment: negative
10 minute read
2 people have read this
Cryptos: $SRM$UTED

Denmark 'Secretly Negotiating Asylum Camps in Africa'

Denmark 'Secretly Negotiating Asylum Camps in Africa'
Added 2 days ago
Summary: So far, representatives of the Danish government have held talks with Ethiopia, Tunisia and Rwanda.
Sentiment: positive
6 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $TWTR
Cryptos: $UTED

Ramadan in China: Faithful dwindle under limits on religion

Ramadan in China: Faithful dwindle under limits on religion
Added 2 days ago
Summary: KASHGAR, China - Tursunjan Mamat, a practicing Muslim in western China’s Xinjiang region, said he’s fasting for Ramadan but his daughters, ages 8 and ...
Sentiment: negative
12 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $DNOW

Benjamin Netanyahu loses mandate to form Israel govt, opening door for rivals | World News - Times of India

Benjamin Netanyahu loses mandate to form Israel govt, opening door for rivals | World News - Times of India
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Middle East News: Netanyahu had a 28-day window to secure a coalition following the March 23 vote, Israel's fourth in less than two years.The 71-year-old's right-wing L
Sentiment: positive
8 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $PINC

Cash-for-jabs: Serbia unveils new payment scheme to encourage residents to get Covid-19 vaccine

Cash-for-jabs: Serbia unveils new payment scheme to encourage residents to get Covid-19 vaccine
Added 2 days ago
Summary: The president of Serbia has announced what is likely the world’s first cash-for-jabs plan, offering to pay any citizen who gets a Covid vaccine before the end of May some 3,000 dinars ($30) in an attempt to boost uptake.
1 people have read this
Stocks: $PFE

Beijing ‘indefinitely’ suspends economic agreement with Australia

Added 2 days ago
Summary: China has vowed to “indefinitely” suspend all projects in Australia related to the Strategic Economic Dialogue trade deal as diplomatic tensions with the Communist superpower reach an “all-time low”. Beijing made the announcement from its state-controlled National Development and Reform Commission. “Recently, some Australian Commonwealth Government officials launched a series of measures to disrupt the normal exchanges and cooperation between China and Australia out of cold war mindset and ide
Sentiment: negative
3 minute read
1 people have read this
Cryptos: $BELT

Netanyahu missed midnight deadline to form Israel’s government

Netanyahu missed midnight deadline to form Israel’s government
Added 2 days ago
Summary: After the fourth election in two years, Israel’s Prime Minister could be pushed into opposition for the first time in 12 years.
Sentiment: negative
2 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $DNOW

Why is India, the world’s largest vaccine producer, running short of vaccines?

Why is India, the world’s largest vaccine producer, running short of vaccines?
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Government negligence, corporate profiteering, opaque contracting, and the inequities of the global pharma market combined to bring India to this vaccine crisis.
Sentiment: negative
28 minute read
1 people have read this
Cryptos: $SRM

Colombians return to streets after week of deadly anti-government protests

Colombians return to streets after week of deadly anti-government protests
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Riot police fired tear gas at protesters in Bogota on Wednesday during an eighth day of nationwide anti-government demonstrations, after crowds attacked police stations in the capital overnight.
Sentiment: negative
6 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $DNOW

Vietnam Plans to Regulate Digital Currencies After Commissioning a Crypto Research Group – Regulation Bitcoin News

Vietnam Plans to Regulate Digital Currencies After Commissioning a Crypto Research Group – Regulation Bitcoin News
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Vietnam is treading waters into the cryptocurrency industry, as the government recently commissioned a research group for the purpose.
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $SSTK

Myanmar’s anti-coup bloc to form a ‘defence force’

Myanmar’s anti-coup bloc to form a ‘defence force’
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Defence force aimed to protect civilians from security forces and could be a precursor to establishing a federal army.
Sentiment: negative
3 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $DNOW$TWTR
Cryptos: $DAILY

Mexico holds drug lord temporarily for investigation

Mexico holds drug lord temporarily for investigation
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Mexico has ordered drug lord Hector “El Güero” Palma held for 40 more days pending investigation, staving off at least temporarily what would have been international embarrassment had he walked free
Sentiment: negative
7 minute read
1 people have read this
Cryptos: $UTED

Beijing suspends China-Australia Strategic Economic Dialogue

Beijing suspends China-Australia Strategic Economic Dialogue
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Beijing announces an indefinite suspension of all activities under the China-Australia Strategic Economic Dialogue, the first formal freeze of a diplomatic mechanism since relations between the two countries soured.
Sentiment: negative
9 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $DNOW
Cryptos: $BELT

'He has to go’: Israel PM Benjamin Netanyahu labeled ‘power-hungry tyrant’ by potential coalition ally in hidden-camera recording

'He has to go’: Israel PM Benjamin Netanyahu labeled ‘power-hungry tyrant’ by potential coalition ally in hidden-camera recording
Added 2 days ago
Summary: In a public blow to coalition-building efforts in Israel, hidden-camera recordings of a potential political partner accusing Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of being a “power-hungry dictator” have been aired on local television.
1 people have read this

Ramadan in China: Faithful dwindle under limits on religion

Ramadan in China: Faithful dwindle under limits on religion
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Tursunjan Mamat, a practicing Muslim in western China’s Xinjiang region, said he's fasting for Ramadan but his daughters, ages 8 and 10, are not. Religious ...
Sentiment: negative
12 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $DNOW

Why Is India Running Out Of Oxygen?

Why Is India Running Out Of Oxygen?
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Hospitals don't have enough oxygen for patients on ventilators. There are delivery bottlenecks. Families are sometimes told to get their own supplies. Health experts say it didn't have to be this way.
1 people have read this
Cryptos: $OXY$UTED

UFOs Shows Govt. Competence As Either Surprisingly High Or Low

Added 2 days ago
Summary: Sometimes I pride myself on my taking an intellectual strategy of tackling neglected important questions. However, one indicator of a topic being neglected is that it seems low status; people who discuss it are ridiculed, and their intellectual ability doubted. Thus my strategy risks lowering my status.
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $DNOW$TWTR
Cryptos: $SCRT$HNST

Myanmar’s anti-coup government establishes the ‘People’s Defence Force’ to protect civilians from army

Myanmar’s anti-coup government establishes the ‘People’s Defence Force’ to protect civilians from army
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Myanmar’s National Unity Government has said that it is setting up the People’s Defence Force, a precursor to a Federal Union Army, which will protect its supporters from attacks by the ruling military junta.
1 people have read this
Stocks: $BPOP

Lapid asked to form government after time runs out for Netanyahu

Lapid asked to form government after time runs out for Netanyahu
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Israel’s President has asked Yair Lapid, a centrist politician and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s strongest rival, to try to form a new government.
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
1 people have read this

In 2020, almost all government requests to Coinbase for customer info came from criminal authorities

In 2020, almost all government requests to Coinbase for customer info came from criminal authorities
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Coinbase's new transparency report also shows the US, UK and Germany to be the most hawkish countries when it comes to crypto activities.
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
1 people have read this
Cryptos: $UTED

Nepal could be the next India -- except worse

Nepal could be the next India -- except worse
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Last weekend, 44% of Nepal's Covid tests came back positive, according to government figures quoted by the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC), as it warned of an impending crisis.
Sentiment: negative
15 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $DNOW
Cryptos: $ID$CAMP

Israel Turns To A Centrist Politician To Try Building A New Coalition

Israel Turns To A Centrist Politician To Try Building A New Coalition
Added 2 days ago
Summary: After a deadlocked election and a failed attempt to form a government by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Israel has turned to a centrist politician to try building a coalition.
Sentiment: positive
7 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $DNOW

Top court orders India's government to present oxygen plan amid Covid crisis

Top court orders India's government to present oxygen plan amid Covid crisis
Added 2 days ago
Summary: The court decided against immediately punishing officials for failing to end a 2-week-old erratic supply of oxygen to overstretched hospitals.
Sentiment: negative
3 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $DNOW
Cryptos: $UTED

Netanyahu misses deadline to form government in Israel

Netanyahu misses deadline to form government in Israel
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Gridlock remains the name of the game in Israeli politics.
Sentiment: negative
2 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $DNOW

India reports over 412,000 new Covid cases as court demands plan to tackle oxygen shortage in Delhi

India reports over 412,000 new Covid cases as court demands plan to tackle oxygen shortage in Delhi
Added 2 days ago
Summary: India's Supreme Court ordered the central government to present a comprehensive plan by Thursday outlining steps to meet medical oxygen requirements for Delhi.
Sentiment: negative
2 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $DNOW

India’s worst COVID record: Over 400,000 new cases, 3,980 deaths

India’s worst COVID record: Over 400,000 new cases, 3,980 deaths
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Overall tally surges past 21 million, boosted by a record 412,262 new cases, while the death toll now stands at 230,168.
Sentiment: negative
7 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $DNOW
Cryptos: $UTED

Unlikely Trade in Japan Bonds Gets Revived by Australian Funds

Unlikely Trade in Japan Bonds Gets Revived by Australian Funds
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Bond investors Down Under are starting to look at a very unlikely spot for yield -- Japan.
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $DNOW$MS

Why You Shouldn’t Be Worried About A Bitcoin Ban

Why You Shouldn’t Be Worried About A Bitcoin Ban
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Bitcoin bans have historically failed and will continue to fail, as Bitcoin the network cannot be stopped by regulators.
Sentiment: positive
10 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $FB$VIEW
Cryptos: $BTC

Australian PM walks back tough talk on Covid-hotspot returnees, downplays ‘exaggerated’ criticism of ‘racism’ and jail penalties

Australian PM walks back tough talk on Covid-hotspot returnees, downplays ‘exaggerated’ criticism of ‘racism’ and jail penalties
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Accused of having “blood on his hands,” Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has retreated from threats to jail and fine returnees from Covid-ravaged India – describing the likelihood of stiff penalties as “pretty much zero.”
1 people have read this
Stocks: $PINC$DNOW
Cryptos: $BLOOD

Israeli opposition leader Yair Lapid tasked with forming a government

Israeli opposition leader Yair Lapid tasked with forming a government
Added 2 days ago
Summary: President Reuven Rivlin chooses another candidate to build a government after Benjamin Netanyahu fails to meet deadline
Sentiment: positive
6 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $BPOP$DNOW
Cryptos: $UTED

Judith Collins’ comments on Māori health policy are a diversion | Claire Robinson

Judith Collins’ comments on Māori health policy are a diversion | Claire Robinson
Added 2 days ago
Summary: National leader’s warning about greater Māori self-governance are designed to deflect from her unpopularity
Sentiment: positive
13 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $DNOW
Cryptos: $UTED

‘Rejected and betrayed’: Australians stranded in India speak of heartbreak

‘Rejected and betrayed’: Australians stranded in India speak of heartbreak
Added 2 days ago
Summary: More than 9,000 Australians remain trapped in India by the Coalition’s Covid travel ban. Many travelled before the crisis to visit sick and dying relatives, and say they are angry at their treatment. Here are six of their stories
Sentiment: negative
13 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $DNOW
Cryptos: $UTED

‘Cold War mindset’: Beijing suspends key government dialogue with Australia

‘Cold War mindset’: Beijing suspends key government dialogue with Australia
Added 2 days ago
Summary: China has sent a message that dialogue at the political level will be cut off after the superpower suspended the China-Australia Strategic Economic Dialogue.
Sentiment: negative
2 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $PINC$DNOW
Cryptos: $BELT$UTED

Colombia, strained by pandemic and poverty, explodes in protest

Colombia, strained by pandemic and poverty, explodes in protest
Added 2 days ago
Summary: The explosion of frustration could presage unrest across Latin America, where several countries face the same combustible mix of health and economic crises.
Sentiment: negative
8 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $ANTM$DNOW

Pablo Iglesias quits, leaving an indelible mark on Spanish politics

Pablo Iglesias quits, leaving an indelible mark on Spanish politics
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Pablo Iglesias, the leader and founder of left-wing party Podemos, resigned from party politics following defeat in the regional elections in Madrid.
Sentiment: positive
9 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $BPOP$TISI

Bulgaria to hold fresh elections in July after coalition talks fail

Bulgaria to hold fresh elections in July after coalition talks fail
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Last month's elections had resulted in a political deadlock after three parties failed to form a new government.
Sentiment: negative
5 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $DNOW

Coronavirus: India hits another grim record as it scrambles oxygen supply

Coronavirus: India hits another grim record as it scrambles oxygen supply
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Infections in India hit another grim daily record on Thursday as demand for medical oxygen jumped sevenfold and the government denied reports that it was slow in distributing life-saving supplies from abroad.
Sentiment: negative
6 minute read
1 people have read this
Cryptos: $SRM$UTED

South Korean regulators tell banks to open the books on cryptocurrency exchanges

South Korean regulators tell banks to open the books on cryptocurrency exchanges
Added 2 days ago
Summary: South Korean regulators have asked banks to reveal customer information relating to cryptocurrency exchanges, as authorities look to gain a firmer grip on the industry.
Sentiment: negative
3 minute read
3 people have read this
Stocks: $DNOW

Colombia protests: What is behind unrest?

Colombia protests: What is behind unrest?
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Crowds are gathering again after a night of violence as the UN condemns the repression of protesters.
Sentiment: negative
2 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $DNOW
Cryptos: $UTED

New Zealand refuses to accuse China of genocide against Uighurs in break with Western allies

New Zealand refuses to accuse China of genocide against Uighurs in break with Western allies
Added 2 days ago
Summary: The New Zealand parliament has expressed ‘grave concern’ about China’s alleged treatment of Uighur Muslims but, in a break from its Five Eyes spy network partners, the government has refused to call it a genocide.
Sentiment: negative
3 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $DNOW
Cryptos: $UTED

Israel opposition chief Yair Lapid handed mandate to form government

Israel opposition chief Yair Lapid handed mandate to form government
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Israel’s president has tapped opposition leader Yair Lapid to form a new government on Wednesday – a step that could lead to the end of the lengthy rule of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.
Sentiment: positive
8 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $DNOW

Setback for Australian bubble hopes with Singapore on new virus alert

Setback for Australian bubble hopes with Singapore on new virus alert
Added 2 days ago
Summary: The business hub has tightened restrictions on its population and on incoming travellers as it confronts its first significant cluster of COVID-19 cases in months.
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
1 people have read this
Cryptos: $UTED

UP government orders help desk for cows amid mounting COVID fatalities

UP government orders help desk for cows amid mounting COVID fatalities
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Uttar Pradesh officially recorded 351 new deaths on Tuesday, the union health ministry’s data showed Amid the prevailing pandemic, the Adityanath government is taking forward its cow protection agenda and has issued directives to set up help desks for the protection of cows in every district—a development that comes as Uttar Pradesh records among the highest cases and fatalities in the countr
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $VIEW$DNOW

Startups and the State: Growing French Tech

Startups and the State: Growing French Tech
Added 2 days ago
Summary: France’s tech scene is building momentum. Can it reach 25 unicorns by 2025?
1 people have read this
Stocks: $VIEW$V

Germany aims for net zero emissions by 2045, 5 years earlier

Germany aims for net zero emissions by 2045, 5 years earlier
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Officials in Germany have proposed accelerating plans to cut the country’s greenhouse gas emissions by setting a new goal of reaching “net-zero” by 2045
Sentiment: negative
6 minute read
1 people have read this
Cryptos: $CEL

Australian COVID-19 travel restrictions challenged in court

Australian COVID-19 travel restrictions challenged in court
Added 2 days ago
Summary: CANBERRA, Australia - Australia’s drastic COVID-19 strategies of preventing its citizens leaving the country and returning from India were challenged ...
Sentiment: negative
8 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $TISI

Israel’s president gives centrist Yair Lapid mandate to form government after PM Netanyahu misses deadline

Israel’s president gives centrist Yair Lapid mandate to form government after PM Netanyahu misses deadline
Added 2 days ago
Summary: The president of Israel, Reuven Rivlin, has asked opposition leader Yair Lapid to form a government after Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu failed to secure enough support to form a coalition.
1 people have read this

India hits another grim record as it scrambles oxygen supply

India hits another grim record as it scrambles oxygen supply
Added 2 days ago
Summary: NEW DELHI (AP) — Infections in India hit another grim daily record on Thursday as demand for medical oxygen jumped seven-fold and the government denied reports that it was slow in distributing life-saving supplies from abroad...
Sentiment: negative
6 minute read
1 people have read this
Cryptos: $SRM$UTED

State Department Approves Departure of Nonemergency Government Officials From India

State Department Approves Departure of Nonemergency Government Officials From India
Added 2 days ago
Summary: The United States is also urging its citizens to leave the country.
Sentiment: negative
2 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $DNOW
Cryptos: $UTED

India's COVID-19 cases surpass 21 million amid oxygen supply issues

India's COVID-19 cases surpass 21 million amid oxygen supply issues
Added 2 days ago
Summary: India has hit another record for COVID-19 infections as the country struggles to meet demand for oxygen.
Sentiment: negative
6 minute read
1 people have read this
Cryptos: $SRM$UTED

Biden’s Push For Big Government Solutions Is Popular Now — But It Could Backfire

Biden’s Push For Big Government Solutions Is Popular Now — But It Could Backfire
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Just weeks after the passage of President Biden’s massive $1.9 trillion COVID-19 stimulus package, he introduced two more sweeping pieces of legislation: first,…
Sentiment: positive
11 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $BPOP$DNOW

India Covid: Government says new variant linked to surge

India Covid: Government says new variant linked to surge
Added 2 days ago
Summary: The deadly second wave of the virus has already overwhelmed India's healthcare system.
Sentiment: negative
2 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $DNOW

Pakistan court asks India to cooperate in Kulbhushan Jadhav case - Times of India

Pakistan court asks India to cooperate in Kulbhushan Jadhav case - Times of India
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Pakistan News: A top Pakistani court hearing the case of death row convict Kulbhushan Jadhav has asked India to cooperate in the legal proceeding over the matter, sa
Sentiment: positive
8 minute read
1 people have read this

China Suspends Economic Accord With Australia, Cites "Cold War Mindset"

China Suspends Economic Accord With Australia, Cites "Cold War Mindset"
Added 2 days ago
Summary: China said on Thursday it had suspended an economic agreement with Australia, in an apparent tit-for-tat response to Canberra's scrapping of a Belt and Road infrastructure pact and threat to undo a deal leasing Darwin Port to a Chinese company.
Sentiment: negative
5 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $PINC
Cryptos: $BELT

Japan town builds giant squid with COVID-19 relief funds

Japan town builds giant squid with COVID-19 relief funds
Added 2 days ago
Summary: A Japanese coastal town in the western part of the country has drawn ire on social media for using some of the coronavirus relief funds it was given by the government to build a statue of a giant squid in the hopes of boosting tourism.
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $TWTR

Israel president eyes new candidate to form government

Israel president eyes new candidate to form government
Added 2 days ago
Summary: The Israeli president met with party leaders Wednesday to determine if any lawmaker can form a government to end an unprecedented gridlock after ...
Sentiment: positive
8 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $PINC

‘There are so many hurdles.’ Indian scientists plead with government to unlock COVID-19 data

‘There are so many hurdles.’ Indian scientists plead with government to unlock COVID-19 data
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Open letter asks for better access to genomic and epidemiological databases
1 people have read this
Cryptos: $UTED

India hits another dire record in COVID-19 outbreak with 3,980 deaths in a day

India hits another dire record in COVID-19 outbreak with 3,980 deaths in a day
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Daily caseload of infections again reaches over 400,000 as country scrambles for oxygen supplies, with demand jumping sevenfold
Sentiment: negative
6 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $TISI