On May 21, two white men were arrested in Georgia on suspicion of the February killing of Ahmaud Arbery - a 25-year-old black man - which came to light after a video was shared on social media of former police officer Gregory McMichael and son Travis that appeared to show the men chasing Arbery down and shooting him. … [Read more...] about Louisiana cop is fired for saying its ‘unfortunate’ more African American people didn’t die of coronavirus
Earlier, the actor's group of companies, Kolkata Knight Riders, Red Chillies Entertainment, Meer Foundation and Red Chillies VFX announced several initiatives to support the efforts of the Government in its COVID-19 fight. The actor also provided 25,000 PPE kits to the frontline medical staff in Maharashtra fighting to contain the novel Coronavirus pandemic in the state. … [Read more...] about Shah Rukh Khan And Gauri Khan Extend Support, Urge People To Help Those Affected By Cyclone Amphan
Two key assumptions underlie shielding use in the UK. First, that if 15% of the population, say, were vulnerable to severe infection from coronavirus, this group could reasonably be isolated from the remaining 85%, who were likely to contract only a mild illness. And second, that those who have contracted coronavirus would develop protective immunity. Yet we still don’t know if people develop immunity once they have become infected with coronavirus. … [Read more...] about The problem with ‘shielding’ people from coronavirus? It’s almost impossible
The affected victims, under the aegis of the CPI(M), held banners in support of their demands. The other demands. include arrest of the company management, issue of lifetime health cards, construction of a super-specialty hospital, payment of compensation to all those living in 3-km radius of the plant, acquisition of the plant land by the government, provision of employment to local people and withdrawal of cases booked against CPI(M) leaders, who were waging struggles on behalf of the victims. They also condemned the arrest of party leader P. Venkata Reddy. … [Read more...] about Gas leak-affected people stage protest
And to the two dozen kids playing football — complete with tackling and spitting — on Hampstead Heath in North London before the lockdown was eased. When I politely inquired why they were apparently breaking the rules, they told me they all lived in the same house. … [Read more...] about PLATELL’S PEOPLE: How could Dominic Cummings undermine his own boss so selfishly?