• Bubbles Paraiso reveals being told by agent to bleach her skin at 17 29 Nov 2020 14:37 Actress Bubbles Paraiso knew early on in her career that she did not meet the usual standards of beauty because of her skin color. But this did not dampen her spirits, and eventually, she learned to be confident about her color. Paraiso recalled what it …
  • Lack of genetic diversity and poor movement corridors between consolidated nuclei of Spain’s Iberian lynx —current threats to the future of the species 28 Nov 2020 09:57 GENOMICS and conservation of Spain’s Iberian lynx are the current challenges faced by the new European Life Lynx Connect programme. Roads, unfavourable habitats or a lack of rabbits make it difficult for consolidated nuclei to join together naturally, …
  • Otomí Community Maintains Takeover of Government Institution in Mexico City 28 Nov 2020 01:31 Despite lack of government response, Otomí Community carries on resistance at INPI. by Carolina Saldaña In a bold action last October 12th, Day of Indigenous Resistance, the Otomí Community from Mezquititlán, Querétaro, now based in Mexico City, took over …
  • Comunidad otomí mantiene tomado instituto de gobierno en la Ciudad de México 27 Nov 2020 23:15 A pesar de la falta de respuesta del gobierno, la comunidad otomí sigue resistiendo en el INPI. Por Carolina Saldaña En una atrevida acción realizada el pasado 12 de octubre, Día de la Resistencia Indígena, la comunidad otomí de Mezquititlán, Querétaro, …
  • No maten al mensajero 27 Nov 2020 11:04 Matar al mensajero —esto es, a quienes se han encargado de revelar corrupción, abusos de poder e ilegalidades varias— solo sirve a quien ocupa el poder, pues destroza a las sociedades por décadas. La prensa libre tiene derecho al agravio cuando habla al y …
  • México: Senado suprime el fuero para que presidentes puedan ser juzgados 27 Nov 2020 06:06 El Senado de México aprobó este jueves la reforma constitucional que suprime el fuero presidencial para que así los mandatarios del país puedan ser juzgados mientras estén en el cargo, una iniciativa impulsada por el actual mandatario, Andrés Manuel López …
  • Agriculture ministry unveils Nafed's honey FPOs programme for 5 states 26 Nov 2020 18:05 New Delhi: Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar on Thursday inaugurated cooperative Nafed's programme for helping set up farmer producers organisations (FPOs) for beekeepers and honey collectors in five states. Nafed is one of the four …
  • Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar launches Nafed’s Honey FPO Programme 26 Nov 2020 15:57 Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar on Thursday launched five Farmer Producer Organisations (FPOs) for producing honey which will be set up with the help of NAFED in East Champaran (Bihar), Morena (Madhya Pradesh), Bharatpur (Rajasthan), Mathura ( …
  • Mexico is poised to all-out legalize recreational cannabis 25 Nov 2020 19:39 click to enlarge On Nov. 19, Mexico’s Senate voted 82 to 18 to legalize recreational cannabis and open a regulated market in the country. This has been a wretched year by almost every measure. But as the year enters its waning days, cannabis policy …
  • Mysterious shiny monolith found 25 Nov 2020 10:53 This Nov. 18, 2020 photo provided by the Utah Department of Public Safety shows a metal monolith installed in the ground in a remote area of red rock in Utah. The smooth, tall structure was found during a helicopter survey of bighorn sheep in southeastern …
  • 1st Pfizer vaccine shipment expected in mid-December 25 Nov 2020 10:35 Around mid-December, 6.4 million doses of Pfizer's covid-19 vaccine will be shipped out across the United States in an initial push after it receives an expected emergency authorization, officials leading Operation Warp Speed, the administration's …
  • US restaurant workers are thrown out of work again as coronavirus surges 25 Nov 2020 00:16 Waiters and bartenders are being thrown out of work — again — as governors and local officials shut down indoor dining and drinking establishments to combat the nationwide surge in coronavirus infections that is overwhelming hospitals and dashing hopes for …
  • Restaurant workers in L.A. and elsewhere out of work again as coronavirus surges anew 24 Nov 2020 23:27 Waiters and bartenders are being thrown out of work — again — as governors and local officials shut down indoor dining and drinking establishments to combat the nationwide surge in coronavirus infections that is overwhelming hospitals and dashing hopes for …
  • New 'safer-at-home' order on the horizon for LA County as COVID-19 cases spike 24 Nov 2020 19:32 LOS ANGELES (KABC) -- The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors is expected Tuesday to consider a possible new "targeted'' stay-at-home order in response to surging COVID-19 cases, but the county's public health director said she doesn…
  • Restaurants workers out of work again as virus surges anew 24 Nov 2020 18:38 Waiters and bartenders are being thrown out of work – again – as governors and local officials shut down indoor dining and drinking establishments to combat the nationwide surge in coronavirus infections that is overwhelming hospitals and dashing hopes for …
  • The Latest: Philippines targets 60 million for vaccination 24 Nov 2020 06:03 MANILA, Philippines — Philippine officials say about 60 million Filipinos are being targeted for vaccination against the coronavirus next year at a cost of more than 73 billion pesos ($1.4 billion) to develop considerable immunity among a majority of …
  • LA on the brink of a stay-home order as COVID cases rise 24 Nov 2020 01:55 LOS ANGELES (AP) — The nation’s largest county was on the brink of a stay-home order just days before Thanksgiving after a spike of coronavirus cases Monday surpassed a threshold set by Los Angeles public health officials to trigger one.An “impressive and …
  • TikTok suspends Mexican's congresswoman's account for 'smoking weed in a video' 23 Nov 2020 18:16 A congresswoman's TikTok account was suspended after she posted a video of herself supposedly pretending to smoke marijuana. Nay Salvatori, an assemblywoman from the central Mexican state of Puebla, celebrated the Senate's landmark decision to …
  • Ruling Party Victory In Mexico’s Midterm Elections Likely Despite Ham-Fisted Response To Multiple Crises 23 Nov 2020 13:46 The ruling National Regeneration Movement (Morena) is expected to “win” the upcoming midterm ... [+] elections in Mexico. (Photo by Manuel Velasquez/Getty Images) Getty Images Despite President Andrés Manuel López Obrador (AMLO)’s slow and desultory …
  • Los fans no quieren a Tenoch Huerta en la secuela de 'Black Panther' 23 Nov 2020 05:30 Disney fue criticado en redes sociales este domingo por la decisión de añadir a Tenoch Huerta al elenco de la secuela de Pantera Negra, ya que los internautas acusan al actor de conducta violenta y de estar presuntamente ligado a terroristas. Hace unos …
  • Steve Kekana awarded honorary doctorate 22 Nov 2020 15:53 JOHANNESBURG - Legendary musician and qualified lawyer, Steve Kekana has been awarded an honorary doctorate in Philosophy by the University of South Africa. The Take Your Love hitmaker says this is a dream come true. READ: Anti-apartheid activist receives …
  • Mamelodi Sundowns 4-3 AmaZulu FC: Hat-trick hero Zwane sparkles in seven-goal thriller 22 Nov 2020 15:30 90' + 7' Second Half ends, Mamelodi Sundowns 4, AmaZulu 3. 90' + 6' Foul by Khuliso Johnson Mudau (Mamelodi Sundowns). 90' + 6' Luvuyo Memela (AmaZulu) wins a free kick on the left wing. 90' + 6' Attempt blocked. Lehlohonolo …
  • Mexico Takes a Step Toward Legalizing Marijuana 20 Nov 2020 10:27 Mexico is a step closer to becoming one of the world’s largest legal marijuana markets. Senators voted overwhelmingly Thursday to approve a marijuana legalization bill. The bill’s next challenge is clearing the lower house of Congress. The legislation is …
  • News24.com | Rulani Mokwena 'sweating' over returning Bafana Bafana stars 20 Nov 2020 06:50 Steve Komphela, coach of Mamelodi Sundowns, Rhulani Mokwena and Manqoba Mnqgithi, assistant coach of Mamelodi Sundowns during the MTN8 quarter final between Mamelodi Sundowns and Bloemfontein Celtic on October 18, 2020 at the Moripe Stadium in Pretoria, …
  • Mexico may become the third country to legalise cannabis 20 Nov 2020 03:10 It would be the first with such a strong underworld to take that step Nov 21st 2020 MEXICO CITY IN THE PUBLIC park outside Mexico’s Senate is a small forest of cannabis. Volunteers are staging a plantón (a punning way to say “sit-in”) to spur lawmakers to …
  • Vote in Mexico brings world's largest legal weed market one step closer 20 Nov 2020 00:58 By Reuters Staff MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico’s Senate approved a landmark cannabis legalization bill in a landslide vote on Thursday, paving the way for the creation of the world’s largest legal marijuana market if the initiative passes the next hurdle …
  • Yes, Virginia, there are movies this holiday season. Here's where to find them 19 Nov 2020 16:40 In a year like no other, when most high-profile releases are tagged “Do not open until 2021,” there will still be new movies this holiday season stretching from Thanksgiving to Martin Luther King Jr. Day in January. The trick is knowing where to find them. …
  • Biovac celebrates local manufacture of paediatric vaccine 19 Nov 2020 15:04 Bio-pharmaceutical company Biovac CEO Dr Morena Makhoana on Thursday lauded the commencement of local manufacturing of a six-in-one paediatric vaccine, saying through local manufacturing the company will be able to further strengthen security of supply …
  • ‘Greenland’ – An apocalyptic event 18 Nov 2020 07:09 A family fights for survival as a planet-killing comet races to Earth. John Garrity (Gerard Butler), his estranged wife Allison (Morena Baccarin), and young son Nathan (Roger Dale Floyd) make a perilous journey to their only hope for sanctuary. Greenland …
  • Inside the Santa Monica Police Department’s Botched Response to May’s Looting Spree 18 Nov 2020 04:48 Santa Monica has more reason than most cities to be nervous about the next big social upheaval. Yes, like the rest of us, it survived the election—even if the plywood boards that went up over shop windows in late October have yet to be taken down. But …
  • Bafana Bafana put four goals past Sao Tome in an unconvincing display 17 Nov 2020 06:52 That South Africa were able to beat Sao Tome 4-2 in their African Cup of Nations 2022 qualifier was sufficient‚ but the manner in which the victory was achieved left a lot to be desired. They trailed early‚ pulled into a deserved lead‚ gave it up‚ but …
  • Stxfilms: “Greenland” to Be Released in China 17 Nov 2020 01:42 Hit Gerard Butler Film to Be Available from China Film Group and JL Vision on November 20, 2020 DOUGLAS, Isle of Man & BURBANK, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--$ESGC #Erosstx--Eros STX Global Corporation (“ErosSTX” or the “Company”) (NYSE: ESGC), a global …
  • Coach Molefi Ntseki names his Bafana Bafana starting 11 vs Sao Tome and Principe 16 Nov 2020 18:01 Star midfielder Bongani Zungu’s match-turning contribution in Friday’s 2-0 win against Sao Tome and Principe in Durban has been rewarded with a start in Monday’s return Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against the same team at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium …
  • Zwane, Tau spare Bafana’s blushes as they edge out Sao Tome 16 Nov 2020 17:16 Bafana Bafana made heavy weather of Sao Tome in Port Elizabeth on Monday but eventually wrapped up a 4-2 win at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium in a Group C 2022 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier. Even with the advantage of playing this ‘away’ game on home …
  • Zungu named in Bafana starting line-up for Sao Tame tie 16 Nov 2020 14:05 Ntseki has made two changes to the side that beat Sao Tome 2-0 in the first leg in Durban last Friday. READ: SABC confirm TV blackout for Bafana v Sao Tome Bongani Zungu, who came off the bench and did well in the first leg, will start the match today at …
  • Bafana Bafana tough out a 2-0 win against Sao Tome and Principe 14 Nov 2020 08:26 Friday the 13th in a year as spectacularly pear-shaped as 2020 had all the ingredients to provide a horror show. While Bafana Bafana had a few scares against Sao Tome and Principe at Moses Mabhida Stadium in their 2022 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier, a 2- …
  • Unconvincing Bafana Bafana edge minnows Sao Tome in AFCON qualifier 14 Nov 2020 07:42 South Africa claimed an unconvincing 2-0 win over lowly-ranked Sao Tome and Principe in their 2022 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifier at Moses Mabhida Stadium in Durban on Friday. The victory moved Bafana Bafana to six points in Group C, three behind …
  • Changing Election Trends 14 Nov 2020 01:12 By Mary Marlow PAC money spent on City Council elections in Santa Monica are starting to show a new trend – downward. From 2010 through 2014, candidates for city council needed to raise more and more money to get their name and message out to voters in …