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UK, USA Criticize WHO Covid Report, Accuse China of Withholding Data

As part of a statement signed by 12 other countries, the US and UK have heavily criticized a World Health Organization (WHO) report into the origin of the coronavirus pandemic, while also accusing China of ‘withholding access to complete, original data and samples”.

Biden Reveals Details of $2 Trillion Infrastructure Investment Plan

President Joe Biden has this week unveiled plans for what he calls a ‘once-in-a-generation’ investment in infrastructure across America, promising it would lead the country out of the struggles of the pandemic to create the “strongest, most resilient, innovative economy in the world”.

Hunter Biden Reveals Struggles With Addiction in Memoir

President Joe Biden’s son Hunter has announced that next week will see the release of his memoir, in which he details his lifelong struggle with alcoholism and drug abuse, writing that “in the last five years alone, my two-decades-long marriage has dissolved….

Nike Denies Utilizing Uyghur Muslim Factories in China

Nike has denied that the company has been using any type of textiles or spun yarn from the Xinjiang Autonomous Region (XUAR), where China allegedly holds Uyghur Muslims and other ethnic minorities in forced labor camps.

Soccer Players Protest Qatar World Cup as Talk of Boycott Grows

The latest round of international soccer fixtures has seen controversy over the upcoming World Cup in Qatar intensify as Norway players wore T-shirts reading ‘Human rights on and off the pitch’ in the build-up of their qualifier against Gibraltar this week.

New AstraZeneca Report Reveals Vaccine Has Had 76% Efficacy

Pharmaceutical firm AstraZeneca has again updated its data on how well its coronavirus vaccine is working, announcing this week that it is showing 76% efficacy against symptomatic coronavirus disease and 100% efficacy against the severe or critical disease or the need for hospitalization.

Johnny Depp Accuses Amber Heard of Lying About donating Divorce Settlement

Johnny Depp’s lawyers have told the UK Court of Appeal that Amber Heard told a ‘calculated and manipulative lie’ when she claimed she donated her $7 million divorce settlement to charity.