An investigation into the Mexico City metro disaster has revealed a series of construction flaws in the overpass that collapsed, killing 26 people and prompting angry demands for justice ... The preliminary findings, which were presented at a news conference by Mexico City authorities, identified a number of deficiencies in the construction process ... .
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By Alistair Smout and Tim Hepher. LONDON (Reuters) -Britain and United States agreed on Thursday to resolve a long-running trade dispute over Airbus and Boeing and turn their attention to tackling Chinese subsidies, echoing a five-year tariff truce announced by Washington and Brussels... Schneps Connects ... Subscribe..RSS iTunes Spotify Stitcher ... deal ... .
A day after China flew 28 warplanes into the Taiwanese airspace in what was the largest incursion till date, Beijing has said that it will not tolerate intervention of foreign forces in Taiwan issues. The Chinese air force fleet included fighters and nuclear-capable bombers and entered the air defence identification zone (ADIZ) of Taiwan on June 15.
Written by David E. Sanger, Michael D. Shear and Anton Troianovski. A highly anticipated first summit meeting between PresidentJoe Biden and President Vladimir Putin of Russia ended early on Wednesday and was described by both sides as a series of polite but adamantly stated disagreements about which country is the greater force of global disruption.
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Australia recommended that AstraZeneca's Covid-19 jab should not be given to people under 60 on Thursday, a fresh blow to the country's glacial vaccine rollout. Health MinisterGreg Hunt said concerns over possible links to blood clots meant Pfizer was now "the preferred vaccine" for everyone under 60 years old ... (Source. AFP) ... www.presstv.ir ... .
The impact of marine plastic pollution on human health tops a list of health-related concerns over marine threats in a large scale survey which could help shape policy over how best to protect our oceans ...The research comes as plastic pollution is widely acknowledged as a major cause for international concern ... He said ... Explore further ... SophieM.C ...DOI.
North Korean ruler Kim Jong Un said the food situation in the isolated communist country was getting tense due to the coronavirus pandemic and last year's typhoon, state news agency KCNA reported on Wednesday, June 16 ... Kim also told North Koreans to brace themselves for extended Covid-19 restrictions ... Join our Newsletter. .