Oliver Jones

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‘We are dying’: Sri Lankans say amid food shortage, economic crisis

As the island nation confronts a terrible economic crisis, Sri Lanka's prime minister has warned of a food scarcity, promising that the government would...

Tunnel connecting US and Mexico for drug trade found

A massive narcotics tunnel has been discovered connecting Tijuana, Mexico, to a warehouse in San Diego, California. The corridor contained a train track, power, and...

Netflix to pay $59 million to resolve tax dispute with Italian govt

Netflix, the popular American streaming service, has agreed to resolve a tax dispute with Italy, according to the company and legal sources. Prosecutors in Milan...

Twitter to delete misinformation about Ukraine

Twitter has announced that it will place inaccurate messages regarding the Ukraine war from official accounts behind warnings. The shift comes after the social media...

150 jobs cut by Netflix in US after subscribers dip

A month after the streaming giant said it was losing customers for the first time in a decade, Netflix has laid off approximately 150...

Afghan women TV anchors to cover faces on air: Taliban’s new order

According to Afghanistan's largest media station, the Taliban have ordered all female TV presenters to conceal their faces on television. The order came from the...

Harley-Davidson ready to suspend vehicle assembly

Due to a components issue with a supplier, Harley-Davidson Inc announced on Thursday that all vehicle assembly and shipments will be halted for two...

Illegally population in EU grew 22% in 2021

The number of persons determined to be unlawfully present in the European Union climbed by 22% to over 700,000 in 2021. Syrians accounted for the...

Amazon discriminates against pregnant, disabled workers, alleges New York

Governor Kathy Hochul said that a New York state agency has filed a lawsuit accusing Amazon.com Inc of discriminating against pregnant and handicapped workers...

Smoking rates dip globally for first time, but rise for kids

According to a recent analysis on tobacco use from a public health advocacy organization and US academics, smoking rates have decreased internationally for the...

TikTok plans entry into gaming, starts tests in Vietnam

TikTok has been conducting experiments in Vietnam to allow users to play games on its video-sharing app as part of preparations for a major...

UK police complete Downing Street party inquiry, 126 penalties issued

British police said that their investigation into the COVID-19 lockdown parties conducted in Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Downing Street office was complete, with 126...

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‘We are dying’: Sri Lankans say amid food shortage, economic crisis

As the island nation confronts a terrible economic crisis, Sri Lanka's prime minister has warned of a food scarcity, promising that the government would...

Tunnel connecting US and Mexico for drug trade found

A massive narcotics tunnel has been discovered connecting Tijuana, Mexico, to a warehouse in San Diego, California. The corridor contained a train track, power, and...

Netflix to pay $59 million to resolve tax dispute with Italian govt

Netflix, the popular American streaming service, has agreed to resolve a tax dispute with Italy, according to the company and legal sources. Prosecutors in Milan...

Twitter to delete misinformation about Ukraine

Twitter has announced that it will place inaccurate messages regarding the Ukraine war from official accounts behind warnings. The shift comes after the social media...