Entries by

NYSE Delists Three Chinese Firms in Confusing Reversal

The New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) has said that it will indeed delist three Chinese telecommunication companies after changing their stance on the matter twice previously. The decision comes just a day after US Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin told the NYSE chief that he disagreed with the earlier decision to reverse the removal of the three firms.

Raw Vegan Diet: What Is It and Should You Try it?

The raw vegan diet is again rising in popularity as people seek to enjoy the health benefits of combining the principles of raw foodism and veganism. Some people follow the diet for ethical or environmental reasons, but most combine these two eating ideals for the purported health benefits, including weight loss, improved heart health and a lower risk of diabetes.

Biden Victory Certified After Attacks on US Capitol

Congress has certified Joe Biden’s presidential election victory, just hours after Donald Trump supporters stormed the building in hopes of delaying or stopping the electoral college vote count. Four died as Trump supporters stormed government buildings in Washington DC after the president urged them to march on the Capitol in an attempt to overturn his defeat.

NFL Playoff Landscape: Who’s Playing Who?

After 256 games in an NFL season unlike any other, the league has reached the playoffs with just a few hiccups along the way. All games have been completed and while there have been more injuries than ever before, the season has remained competitive and retained integrity, no mean feat in current circumstances.

Arthritis Drugs Could Save Covid-19 Patient Lives

UK researchers have found that two drugs normally used to treat rheumatoid arthritis could help save the lives of one in 12 intensive care patients who are suffering severely from Covid-19. The two drugs, sarilumab and tocilizumab, have been found to not only save lives but also cut the length of time patients spend in intensive care.

EU Approves Moderna Vaccine as Europe Continues to Struggle

The Moderna Covid-19 vaccine has been approved for use in the European Union (EU) by its drug regulator. The European Medicines Agency’s (EMA) decision came on the same day as the Netherlands began administering Pfizer vaccines that it has held since the end of December.

Business Leaders Call For Trump To Be Removed From Office

A plethora of American business leaders, including one of the most influential business groups in the country, the National Association of Manufacturers, have condemned the recent attack on the Capitol and called on Vice President Mike Pence to consider removing Donald Trump from office.

Trump Demands Georgia Secretary of State ‘Finds’ Votes in Bizarre Phone Call

Donald Trump has this week pressed Georgia secretary of state Brad Raffensperger to ‘find’ enough votes to overturn Joe Biden’s victory there as the president continues to refuse to concede the election. Raffensperger pushed back Trump on all fronts in a call that the Washington Post were able to obtain a tape of.

At Least Seven Dead as Earthquakes Hit Central Croatia

At least seven are dead and many more injured after a magnitude 6.4 earthquake struck central Croatia. The earthquake has caused mass destruction in a number of towns and villages southeast of the capital Zagreb, sending panicked residents fleeing down rubble-filled roads in search of safety.

Circuit Breaker Suggested as Premier League Faces Covid Concerns

The English Premier League has received a record number of Covid-19 positive tests this week as fixtures continue to be canceled across the league. A number of officials at various clubs have suggested a ‘circuit breaker’ in order to attempt to stop the spread and allow the season to continue with less interruptions.