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Covid in Scotland: What's the state of the epidemic?

Using World Health Organization measures, it is possible to chart Scotland’s progress in tackling Covid-19. Thank you for dropping in to My Local Pages and seeing this article about current
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Samsung Was Top TV Manufacturer for 15th Straight Year

Samsung has extended its streak as the world’s leading TV vendor for a 15th straight year, according to numbers from research firm Omdia, as cited by The Korea Herald and
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Russia: The Architect of Putin’s Purported Palace Comments on Alexei Navalny’s Film

Lanfranco Cirillo is sitting in front of his computer in shorts and a polo shirt. It’s hot in Dubai and he’s about to drive out to the seaside. The architect,
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Where are the Iconic Images of the COVID-19 Pandemic?

A tennis ball covered in spikes. That’s all we’ve got. More than a year has passed since the first reports of human-to-human transmission of the novel coronavirus, and its most
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Johnson & Johnson’s single-dose vaccine prevents COVID-19, U.S. regulators say

WASHINGTON – Johnson & Johnson’s single-dose vaccine offers strong protection against severe COVID-19, according to an analysis by U.S. regulators Wednesday that sets the stage for a final decision on
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2 Gay Chechens Held on Terror Charges Without Proof – NGO

Two gay men who were forcibly returned to Chechnya this month have been charged with terror-related offenses without proof and face up to 15 years in prison, a rights group
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Farmer protests: India's sedition law used to muffle dissent

In recent years there’s been increasing use of a law which bans speaking out against the government. Thank you for visiting My Local Pages and checking this post regarding current
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Pot luck – Growing cannabis on Britain’s smallest islands | Britain

Feb 20th 2021 THE ICE-CREAM parlours and music halls of the Isle of Man were once packed each summer with workers who travelled ten hours on a steamer to a
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China: Inside Xinjiang detention camps, allegations of shackled students and gang rape

“There was no spark of life in her face. Her cheeks were drained of color, she was not breathing,” said Sidik, a former elementary school teacher who says she was
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Now the Centre Party is needed

It is pretty common for The Centre Party to be the target of malicious comments in “Etelän media”, the media in southern Finland. The party is antediluvian, an anomaly, a
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Trump’s War on America’s State-Funded Broadcasters

Among the visible remnants of Donald Trump’s presidency is a blank patch of wall along a hallway a short distance from Capitol Hill. Just eight months ago, that wall in
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Rescued charm – Baltimore’s abandoned homes are being recycled | United States

NINETEENTH-CENTURY brick rowhouses on McKean Avenue, a once humming, now rather desolate street in west Baltimore where many homes have been demolished or abandoned, can be had for as little
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The 'Experts' Cited by the New Censors

A leftist professor helps Democrats attack non-leftist media. Thank you for visiting My Local Pages and seeing this article on the latest USA News items named “The 'Experts' Cited by
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Mars rover’s giant parachute carried secret message

The huge parachute used by NASA’s Perseverance rover to land on Mars contained a secret message, thanks to a puzzle lover on the spacecraft team. Systems engineer Ian Clark used
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Amnesty International rescinds Alexey Navalny’s ‘prisoner of conscience’ status because of past ‘hate speech,’ following rumored ‘campaign’ by individuals tied to Russia Today

The international human rights organization Amnesty International has rescinded its decision to grant “prison of conscience” status to Alexey Navalny, arguing that the jailed Russian opposition politician’s past statements about
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NSE hit by massive tech glitch, markets shut till further notice

The National Stock Exchange (NSE) was hit by another technical snag during the first half of the trading session on Wednesday. According to stock brokers and dealers, the problem started
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Rogue letting agents face £30k fines after clampdown by trading standards

Under legislation which came into effect in 2019, letting agents are required to sign up to a “Client Money Protection” scheme that safeguards the money of tenants and landlords if
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General strike – A boycott by bureaucrats is undermining the coup in Myanmar | Asia

YANGON HAS its share of traffic jams, but the congestion on February 17th was unusually bad. At busy intersections across the commercial capital, cars were parked with their bonnets raised,
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Franco: Melilla enclave removes last statue of fascist dictator on Spanish soil

Workers carry away the monument of the fascist dictator in the Spanish enclave of Melilla. Thank you for stopping by to visit My Local Pages and reading this article about
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Trump should focus on 2022 elections, not 2024, in CPAC address: Newt Gingrich

Former President Donald Trump should focus on next year’s midterm elections when he addresses the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) this weekend, former House Speaker Newt Gingrich told “Hannity.” Trump,
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