Tag archive for ‘Nearly’
By admin On Monday, December 28th, 2020
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Prominent Saudi women’s rights activist sentenced to nearly 6 years, local media report

Loujain al-Hathloul, a renowned Saudi advocate of women’s rights, has been sentenced to five years and eight months in prison, local media have reported. However, an early release is also reportedly possible for More...

By admin On Sunday, December 20th, 2020
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Approval of Catholic Church in Poland dips to nearly 30yr low amid pedophilia scandal & protests over new abortion restrictions

Public opinion of the Catholic Church in Poland is the lowest it has been since the early 1990s, a new poll shows. The clergy’s reputation was damaged by recent sexual abuse allegations and protests over restrictive More...

By admin On Monday, December 14th, 2020
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New Covid-19 strain found in UK spreads FASTER, is already in nearly 60 local authority areas – health secretary

A rapidly spreading strain of the coronavirus has been identified in England, adding more than 1,000 cases to the UK’s total count, the health secretary said, after confirming London is entering the top tier of More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 8th, 2020
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Covid-19: Gaza resumes screening after receiving nearly 20,000 kits from WHO

Covid-19: Gaza resumes screening after receiving nearly 20,000 kits from WHO The Hamas-run Gaza government says newly arrived batch ‘is only enough for eight days’ MEE and agencies More...

By admin On Thursday, December 3rd, 2020
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Nearly 80 mosques suspected of ‘separatism’ face closure as French govt launches ‘massive’ offensive against religious extremism

The French government has threatened to close dozens of mosques that have been flagged as potential security threats. The measures are part of an aggressive campaign to weed out Islamic extremism in the country. Interior More...

By admin On Monday, November 30th, 2020
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Nearly 1/4 of hate crimes in Europe last year were anti-Semitic, new OSCE report shows

Attacks against the Jews accounted for roughly 25 percent of the hate crimes recorded by the OSCE’s human rights watchdog across Europe last year. The new data was compiled in the annual report by the Office More...

By admin On Friday, November 13th, 2020
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Nearly 100 dead in two shipwrecks off Libyan coast

Nearly 100 dead in two shipwrecks off Libyan coast Italian authorities called to rescue a further 70 people, including two babies, stranded in a dinghy off the coast of Lampedusa MEE and agencies More...

By admin On Sunday, November 1st, 2020
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Some good news: Australia records zero Covid cases for first time in nearly five months

As European nations rush headlong into lockdowns and several countries post record case numbers, it’s not all doom and gloom on the Covid front; Australia has reported no new community infections for the first More...

By admin On Wednesday, October 28th, 2020
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Satellite images suggest deaths nearly doubled in Yemen’s Aden during pandemic

Satellite images suggest deaths nearly doubled in Yemen’s Aden during pandemic Figures much higher than official count as researchers calculated an estimated 2,100 excess deaths over five-month More...

By admin On Saturday, October 24th, 2020
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With nearly a half-million COVID cases daily, WHO warns world is at a critical juncture

With daily COVID-19 cases reaching nearly one-half million, the WHO warns if measures are not immediately taken to stem the exponential growth of the pandemic the health crisis will become catastrophic. World Socialist More...