LifestyleWorld

T-Rex fossil sells for record-breaking $31.8 mn

One of the most complete specimens of aT-Rexfossil in the world was sold for a record $31.8 million Tuesday by Christie’s in New York, nearly quadrupling the previous highest price for a dinosaur at auction. The apex predator made mincemeat of…
PoliticsWorld

Donald Trump leaves Walter Reed military hospital

US President Donald Trump left Walter Reed military hospital today, where he has been hospitalized since Friday for having tested positive for covid-19, at approximately 6:40 pm local time (11:40 pm Lisbon time). Wearing a mask, Donald Trump walked the short distance…
PoliticsWorld

The Nigerian drummer who set the beat for US civil rights

Three years before Rosa Parks’ bus boycott, Nigerian drummer Babatunde Olatunji protested against racial segregation in the southern states of America. He was part of a generation of Africans who played an important role in the fight for racial justice in the US…
PoliticsWorld

Trump hails Abe as Japan's best-ever prime minister

US President Donald Trump on Sunday praised outgoing Prime Minister Shinzo Abe as Japan’s best head of government ever. In a late night tweet Trump said he had just spoken with Abe, who is resigning for health reasons. “Shinzo will soon be recognized as the…
SocietyWorld

Uganda to US adoption scam: judges and lawyers sanctioned

The US has imposed financial sanctions and visa restrictions on two Ugandan judges and two lawyers over their part in an international adoption scam involving more than 30 children, reports The Guardian Judges Moses Mukiibi and Wilson Musalu Musene, and lawyers Dorah…
ChinaPolitics

US Consulate in Chengdu closed at 10am

The US consulate in Chengdu was closed at 10 am this morning, per to the request by the Chinese side, according to WeChat Public Account of Ministry of Foreign Affairs of PRC. China’s competent authorities then entered through the front entrance and took over the…
ChinaPolitics

Brazil with 60 thousand cases and 1311 deaths in 24 hours

Brazil recorded 59,961 cases of infection and 1,311 deaths associated with covid-19 in the last 24 hours, according to a balance released on Thursday by the Health Minister. The country officially accounts for 2,287,475 cases and 84,082 deaths caused by the new…