United Kindom COVID-19 Statistics

5,952,756
Confirmed Cases
Updated on August 5, 2021 4:21 am
130,000
Total deaths
Updated on August 5, 2021 4:21 am
1,255,240
Total active cases
Updated on August 5, 2021 4:21 am

Canada wins silver in 1st ever women’s single canoe sprint at Tokyo Olympics – National

Canada’s Laurence Vincent-Lapointe won the silver medal in the first ever Olympic women’s 200-metre single canoe sprint event in Tokyo on Thursday. Nevin Harrison of...

Sport climbing makes Olympic debut at Tokyo 2020. All you need to know – National

For the first time in the history of the Olympics, athletes are climbing their way to the podium — quite literally. Sport climbing is making...

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Canada wins silver in 1st ever women’s single canoe sprint at Tokyo Olympics – National

Canada’s Laurence Vincent-Lapointe won the silver medal in the first ever Olympic women’s 200-metre single canoe sprint event in Tokyo on Thursday. Nevin Harrison of...

Sport climbing makes Olympic debut at Tokyo 2020. All you need to know – National

For the first time in the history of the Olympics, athletes are climbing their way to the podium — quite literally. Sport climbing is making...

Google to build its own chip for new Pixel smartphone, Tech News News & Top Stories

MOUNTAIN VIEW (AFP) - Google on Monday (Aug 2) unveiled a new flagship Pixel smartphone powered by its first mobile chip to put artificial...

Game maker Activision Blizzard faces #MeToo reckoning, thousands of workers protest, Tech News News & Top Stories

NEW YORK (NYTIMES, BLOOMBERG) - More than 1,500 workers for video game maker Activision Blizzard walked out from their jobs this week. Thousands signed...

Public sector data leaks total 108 last year, up from 75 cases in 2019, Tech News News & Top Stories

SINGAPORE - Public officers reported 108 cases of data leaks by the Singapore Government last year, up 44 per cent from 75 cases in...

Firm behind the hyperloop says it’s more than just hype, Tech News News & Top Stories

NEW YORK (REUTERS) - Think about the future of transportation, and you might envision the old animated show The Jetsons, with everyone flying around...

3G airwaves to be auctioned to plug 5G airwave scarcity gap in Singapore, Tech News & Top Stories

SINGAPORE - Airwaves for 3G mobile services in Singapore will be going on the auction block under a proposal by the sector's regulator to...

Sengkang General Hospital taps tech for contact tracing even before Covid-19 arrival, Tech News News & Top Stories

SINGAPORE - Even before the Covid-19 pandemic hit and contact tracing became the norm in Singapore, Sengkang General Hospital (SKH) was already on the...

Opinion

President Biden’s Lawless Eviction Ban

When Donald Trump took action that exceeded his authority, all of Washington erupted in protest....

Brett Kavanaugh’s Eviction Lesson – WSJ

Nearby we dissect the Biden Administration’s lawless new ban on rental evictions, and the episode...

Communism in the Classroom

China is now purging Hong Kong teachers who resist its propaganda.

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AI to power Google’s battle against fake news, Tech News News & Top Stories

SINGAPORE - Technology giant Google's artificial intelligence (AI) development, particularly on understanding human language, will be its strongest effort yet against misinformation, says its...

Saskatchewan standing behind Ethan Bear, denouncing racism in sport

Throughout the province, people are standing with Saskatchewan NHL player Ethan Bear. The 23-year-old Edmonton Oilers defenceman became the target of online racist comments during...

Montreal Canadiens open doors for fans for first time since pandemic

For the first time since March 2020, a Canadian NHL team has allowed paying fans into an arena. The doors opened at 6:30 p.m., with...

Utah Jazz great Mark Eaton dead at 64 – National

Mark Eaton, the 7-foot-4 shot-blocking king who twice was the NBA’s defensive player of the year during a career spent entirely with the Utah...