More monkeypox cases confirmed in Europe

Dutch health authorities announced more cases of monkeypox today, a day after the first case was confirmed there. “We have found several patients in the Netherlands with monkeypox,” the National Institute for Health (RIVM) said in a statement. The RIVM did not give an exact number or any details about the people infected, but said … Read more

Turkish President puts conditions on support for Nordic nations’ NATO bids

PRESIDENT RECEP TAYYIP Erdogan on Saturday said Turkey would not look “positively” on Sweden and Finland’s NATO bids unless its terror-related concerns were addressed, despite broad support from other allies including the United States. Turkey has long accused Nordic countries, in particular Sweden which has a strong Turkish immigrant community, of harbouring extremist Kurdish groups … Read more

Scott Morrison’s conservative government toppled in Australia | BreakingNews.ie

Australia’s centre-left Labour party has toppled the conservative government after almost a decade in power. In his election victory speech, prime minister-elect Anthony Albanese promised sharper reductions in greenhouse gas emissions, while he also faces an early foreign policy test. Prime Minister Scott Morrison said he had quickly conceded defeat despite millions of votes yet … Read more

Thousands of protesters march through Belfast calling for Irish language rights

Thousands of red-clad protesters marched through the streets of Belfast on Saturday afternoon to call for protections for the Irish language. arge crowds comprising of Irish-speaking families, community groups and sports clubs marched through Belfast city demanding “language recognition, respect and rights”, as well as calling on the UK Government to implement an Irish language … Read more

Man Utd Legends vs Liverpool Legends LIVE: Kick-off time, TV channel, live stream, teams for EPIC friendly – updates

Liverpool Squad The visitors have also confirmed their squad for the match, including the recently added Anthony Le Tallec and Florent Sinama-Pongolle. Goalkeepers: Jerzy Dudek, Sander Westerveld Defenders: Bjorn Tore Kvarme, Jose Enrique, Fabio Aurelio, Gregory Vignal, Abel Xavier, Jamie Carragher, Stephen Wright Midefield: Salif Diao, Momo Sissoko, Mark Gonzalez, Luis Garcia, Yossi Benayoun, Anthony Le Tallec, Florent … Read more

Two million stranded as worst floods in decades hit Bangladesh’s northeast

RIVERS IN BANGLADESH have burst their banks and caused the worst floods in the country’s northeast for nearly two decades, with about two million people marooned by rising waters, officials said Saturday. Floodwater rushing from India’s northeast breached a major embankment on the Barak River, inundating at least 100 villages at Zakiganj in Bangladesh, said … Read more