Tag archive for ‘Challenge’
By admin On Saturday, January 23rd, 2021

Italy Blocks TikTok Following Death of 10-Year-Old Girl After Playing ‘Blackout Challenge’

TikTok, owned by Chinese company ByteDance, exploded in popularity in 2018 and has built a globe-spanning user network, which mainly focuses on short-form videos , which include genres such as dance, comedy and More...

By admin On Friday, January 22nd, 2021

‘Blackout challenge’: Death of child participating in TikTok game prompts investigation by Italian authorities

Prosecutors have opened an investigation into the death of a 10-year-old girl who reportedly took part in the ‘blackout challenge’, a viral game that has gained popularity on TikTok. The girl passed away in More...

By admin On Thursday, January 14th, 2021

Republic of Ireland facing ‘major challenge’ as it records world’s highest number of new Covid-19 cases per million

Ireland’s government has warned that the country faces “a major challenge over the next three weeks” after the spread of the new virus strain saw it record the world’s highest number of new Covid-19 cases More...

By admin On Friday, January 8th, 2021

Huawei Launches Legal Challenge Against Sweden After 5G Auction Exclusion Amid Tech Nationalism Rise

The row comes as the PTA is set to resume spectrum auctions on 19 January after a court injunction blocked the sale in November last year, namely after the Chinese telecoms giant raised concerns about the exclusion. Sputnik More...

By admin On Thursday, December 10th, 2020

Too Hot to Handle? The Democratic Challenge of Climate Change – book review

Willis in Too Hot to Handle? rightly says that more democracy is needed to deal with climate change, but this needs to go beyond neoliberal limits, argues Elaine Graham-Leigh Counterfire Daily  More...

By admin On Monday, December 7th, 2020

Guardian’s Elgot says misquote of Corbyn’s EHRC comments was ‘clumsily worded’ after challenge by SKWAWKBOX; article amended

Journalist’s quote on day of comments more accurate. Labour right has echoed claim that Corbyn accused EHRC of exaggeration The Guardian has corrected – or at least improved – an article today More...

By admin On Thursday, December 3rd, 2020

PCS: We need to rise to the challenge

Greetings to the Left Unity conference, which is taking place at a critical time. Without doubt, there are colossal challenges facing left activists and the trade unions, as well as the working class generally. We More...

By admin On Saturday, November 28th, 2020

‘Know the challenge’: UK government’s website warns tech firms over risks of China expansion & investment

The British government has launched a website that tells UK digital and tech businesses how to manage “risks” regarding receiving investment from China. The website, featuring the slogan ‘China. More...

By admin On Friday, November 13th, 2020

Challenge for Labour

No Holding Back: The Challenge for Labour is a new report authored by Laura Smith, Jon Trickett and Ian Lavery Morning Star  More...

By admin On Friday, October 30th, 2020

Hugo Pierre: Unison should back candidates who challenge pro-cuts Labour councillors

Hugo Pierre is one of four candidates running to be the General Secretary of the UK’s biggest trade union Unison. After speaking about his background and how Unison should be more combative, he explains here why More...