• Kiribati: a drowning paradise in the South Pacific | DW Documentary
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    Kiribati: a drowning paradise in the South Pacific | DW Documentary

    It’s low tide on Tarawa the main atoll of the island nation of kira basTa Tata and his three sons have just a few hours before the water returnsThere are no stones on the beach anymore and that’s why we have to go far outWe need to get coral because the sea is flooding our houseThe home of tear tartar and his family of 12 is under threat 10 years ago, they started building a wall made of coralWhen the water comes all the way up to here and there’s a strong wind that’s when it’s worstAnd the water bashes against our wall and sprays over our whole house. We…

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    Shaswat Jain, KCLSU President 19/20 on BBC World News

    With me is Shaswat Jain, a third-year Indian student at King’s College London.Welcome here to the studio, so obvious question first, what do you think of this change?I think it is a very welcome change among the entire student community.If you’re coming here as a student, you might be doing a three-year degree or a one-year degree;you study here for three years, and after that, you go back with a very expensive piece of paper.Now, you can basically bring that change, you can add something to the community.The student gets their permission to stay and develop themselves, create a greater exposure,and contribute socially and economically.I’ll come back to the economic…

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    BBC News Reports on IWGB workers joining no-deal Brexit battle

    three low paid workers and their union have begun a fresh legal attempt toforce Boris Johnson to seek an extension to the brexit deadline instead ofleaving with no deal they claim departing without an agreement coulddamage employees rights which are derived from EU law legal correspondentClive Coleman reports facing an uncertain futuremaritza Castillo Calle is Spanish but has lived in the UK for six yearsworking in catering she’s one of around three and a half million EU nationalsworking here like many low paid workers she relies on rights that come from EUlaw rights which the independent Workers Union of Great Britain argues could beweakened by a No Deal brexit in…

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    ‘The Five’ reacts to Trump’s challenge to Pelosi

    DANA PERINO AND GREG GUTFELD. THIS IS “THE FIVE.” PRESIDENT TRUMP UNLOADING ON NANCY PELOSI, JOE BIDEN AND OTHERS DURING A FIERY SHOWDOWN WITH THE MEDIA. IF HE’S READY TO SEND A POLICY A LETTER DARING HER TO PUT DEMOCRATS ON RECORD BY HOLDING A VOTE.>>President Trump: THIS IS THE GREATEST WITCH HUNT IN THE HISTORY OF OUR COUNTRY. SO THE DEMOCRATS UNFORTUNATELY HAVE THE VOTE. IF THEY COULD DEVOTE VERY EASILY EVEN THOUGH MOST OF THEM, MANY OF THEM DON’T BELIEVE THEY SHOULD DO IT. AND THEY ARE REAL LEADERS, AOC PLUS THREE. THAT’S THE REAL LEADERS. I REALLY BELIEVE THAT THEY WILL PAY A TREMENDOUS PRICE OF THE…

  • Las razones de las masivas protestas en Ecuador contra el gobierno de Lenín Moreno | BBC Mundo
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    Las razones de las masivas protestas en Ecuador contra el gobierno de Lenín Moreno | BBC Mundo

    Ecuador vive momentos de caos y violencia, hay protestas en las calles de las principales ciudades del país, lideradas por el poderoso movimiento indígena, el gobierno ha decidido cambiar su sede temporalmente desde Quito hacia Guayaquil, algunos militares han sido retenidos por grupos indígenas, la agitación ha ido en aumento, ¿pero cómo llegó el país a este punto de agitación social? Eso te lo explicamos en este vídeo. El gobierno ecuatoriano llegó a un acuerdo con el Fondo Monetario Internacional para obtener créditos por más de US$4.200 millones de dólares, a cambio debe reducir el déficit fiscal ahorrando por un lado y recaudando por otro. Así que el presidente de…

  • Автор «Рассказа служанки» о России как Гилеаде, продолжении сериала и попытке украсть новую книгу
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    Автор «Рассказа служанки» о России как Гилеаде, продолжении сериала и попытке украсть новую книгу

    it’s not riots in Moscow it’s not brexit dare I say it is actually about Trump and has generally unhelpful attitude towards women don’t know whether you’ve been following them riots in Moscow or they multiple arrests and it’s quote legal the time left available to me to write long books that time is getting shorter by the minute it’s 34 years since The Handmaid’s Tale why write the sequel now well for years and years people were saying will there be a sequel please write a sequel tell us what happened and I always said I can’t do that because I thought they meant and they did mean could…

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    GM strike takes ‘turn for the worse’ as Union rejects latest offer

    DAVID: GM AND THE UAW BATTLE ENTERING A FOURTH WEEK NOW, AND NOW A UNION OFFICIAL IS SAYING THE NEGOTIATIONS HAVE QUOTE, TAKEN A TURN FOR THE WORSE. AS THE LABOR UNION REJECTED THE LATEST OFFER THAT WAS ON THE TABLE. JOINING US TO MAKE SENSE OF IT ALL, HOPEFULLY, THE CAR COACH, LAUREN FIXX. GOOD TO SEE YOU. HOW AND WHEN DOES THIS END?>>WELL, I HAVE A FEELING THIS MIGHT BE A LITTLE LONGER THAN WE EXPECTED. GM HAS ALREADY LOST LIKE $660 MILLION. LOT OF PEOPLE OUT OF WORK AND PARTS SUPPLIES ARE A BIG ISSUE AND THAT MEANS DEALERS AREN’T GETTING PARTS EITHER. THIS HAS TO BE…

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    Why Xbox Failed In Japan

    These people are waiting to buy the Xbox One console.Fans line up around the world for the newest gaming consoles andproducts. But there’s one place that’s never seen a reaction likethis for Xbox.Japan. In the early 2000s, when Microsoft launched the Xbox, Japanwas the gaming juggernaut of the world.Japan was home to three big console makers — Nintendo, Sega and Sony.And Japanese game developers were considered the best and mostrevolutionary on the planet.Around the time of the launch of the Xbox, Japanese game developerswere the most important in the world.The success of any new game platform depended in large measure onwhether or not you can get the best Japanese game…

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    What Happened To Tesla’s Solar Roof Tiles?

    but house you see around you are all solar houses I don’t know if you know that did you notice yeah so then why would you buy anything else Elon Musk unveiled prototypes of Tesla’s solar roof tiles in October 2016 they came in four styles that looked just like normal roofing material but were essentially miniaturized versions of traditional solar panels the roof tiled reveal helped Tesla justify a 2.6 billion dollar acquisition of solar city and represented Musk’s vision for where the businesses could do together it’s been almost two years since then so where are the tiles we now have several hundred homes with solar roof on…

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    Judge to weigh possible bias from special prosecutor in Smollett case

    THANK YOU ALL.>>Bill: NEW TWIST IN THE JESSE SMOLLETT MATTER. A JUDGE WILL WEIGH POSSIBLE BIAS FOR THE EMPIRE ACTOR WHO REPORTED A RACIAL ATTACK AGAINST HIM. PROSECUTOR DAN WEBB MADE A $1,000 TO STATE ATTORNEY KIM FOXX IN 2016. MATT FINN HAS THE STORY IN CHICAGO. PUT IT TOGETHER, MATT. GOOD MORNING.>>GOOD MORNING, BILL. AS IF THERE HAVEN’T BEEN ENOUGH TWISTS AND REVERSALS IN THE SMOLLETT SAGA. NOW AT A HEARING IN A FEW HOURS THE NEW INDEPENDENT SPECIAL PROSECUTOR IN THE CASE COULD BE YANKED OR HE MIGHT END UP RECUSING HIMSELF. DAN WEBB IS A FORMER U.S. ATTORNEY HERE NOW THE SPECIAL PROSECUTOR IN THE JUSSIE SMOLLETT…