5 questions as Trump and Biden prepare for final debate – Times of India

NASHVILLE: President Donald Trump and his Democratic rival, Joe Biden, meet on the debate stage for the second and last time Thursday evening in Tennessee. The 90-minute prime-time meeting takes place just 12 days before polling day. Some key questions before the debate: CAN TRUMP CHANGE THE TRAJECTORY OF THE RACE? Trump cannot afford a […]

Regulators and Experts Tackle Thorny Questions in Vaccine Studies

WASHINGTON (AP) – U.S. regulators who will decide the fate of COVID-19 vaccines are taking an unusual step: asking outside scientists if their standards are high enough. The Food and Drug Administration may have to decide by the end of the year whether or not to allow the use of the first vaccines against the […]

Nigeria protests, coronavirus, Pope Francis: your Thursday briefing

(Would you like to receive this briefing by email? Here is the register.) Hello. We cover the murder of protesters in Nigeria by the security forces, The support of Pope Francis for same-sex civil unions and Azerbaijani enthusiasm for war. Survivors remembered sitting down peacefully, then suddenly fleeing in panic. Some said military and police […]

To reprimand Trump, Obama urges voters to run for Biden

Former President Barack Obama criticized the way President Donald Trump has Coronavirus pandemic, his response to racial unrest and his fundamental unfit for the job in his first in-person campaign speech Wednesday for Joe Biden, his former vice president. With less than two weeks of Election Day, Obama overwhelmingly condemned Trump while urging black men, […]

Bulawayo water crisis: when the taps go dry and the city runs out of ideas

Water tanks installed in houses in the suburbs of Bulawayo. The city has been facing a water crisis for decades. Credit: Ignatius Banda / IPS by Ignatius Banda (Bulawayo, Zimbabwe) Wednesday October 21, 2020 Inter Press Service BULAWAYO, Zimbabwe, October 21 (IPS) – Spread across the Zimbabwean town of Bulawayo, water tanks installed in private […]

Global Variable Air Volume Systems Industry

Global Variable Air Volume Systems Market to Reach $16. 6 Billion by 2027. Amid the COVID-19 crisis, the global market for Variable Air Volume Systems estimated at US$11. 4 Billion in the year 2020, is projected to reach a revised size of US$16. New York, Oct. 21, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Reportlinker.com announces the release […]

Zambians sue Anglo-American mining company for lead poisoning

The lawsuit alleges that “generations of children” have been poisoned by mine operations in Kabwe. A group of Zambian women and children filed a lawsuit against Anglo American Plc in South Africa, alleging that the company caused widespread lead poisoning at a mine it operated until 1974 in the town of Kabwe , in the […]

Nigeria unrest spreads after protesters are shot

LAGOS: Buildings in Nigeriathe main city of Lagos were torched on Wednesday and sporadic clashes erupted after the gunfire of peaceful protesters by security forces sparked international outrage. Witnesses said gunmen opened fire on a crowd of more than 1,000 people on Tuesday evening after a curfew was imposed to end spiraling protests against police […]

Video: Nigerians protest police brutality

new video loaded: Nigerians protest police brutality transcription Return transcription Nigerians protest police brutality Tens of thousands of Nigerians across the country have been demonstrating against police brutality for weeks. Several people were shot dead during protests in Lagos on Tuesday evening. [protesters chanting] “I am tired! I am tired!” [gunshots] [gunshots] “Everyone stays down, […]