Video of US plane crash comes to light

Mexico City: A military plane has crashed in the western Mexican state of Veracruz, killing six people. The local administration has confirmed that the accident took place in the municipality of Emiliano Zapata. It has been reported that a military plane has crashed in the North American country of Mexico, as a result of which […]

Desperate for Light and Warmth, Texans See No End for Winter Storm

HOUSTON — Halfway through the week that Texas froze over, everything seemed to be in a state of frigid chaos. Some homes had no water at all while others watched it gush from burst pipes into their hallways and living rooms. In Galveston, where dozens had huddled on Monday and Tuesday in a county-run warming […]

Bangladesh director arrested after film shows police in bad light

Anonno Mamun arrested along with actor Shaheen Mridha for their portrayal of police attitudes towards rape victims. A Bangladeshi film director has been arrested and charged after a scene depicting police harshly interrogating a rape victim and highlighting attitudes towards violence against women sparked the ire of the force. The first half of Nabab LLB, […]

New At-Home Covid Test Gets Green Light From F.D.A.

The Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday issued an emergency authorization for the country’s first coronavirus test that can run from start to finish at home without the need for a prescription. People as young as 2 years old are cleared to use the test, which takes just 15 to 20 minutes to deliver a […]

F.D.A. Advisory Panel Gives Green Light to Pfizer Vaccine

Pfizer’s Covid-19 vaccine passed a critical milestone on Thursday when a panel of experts formally recommended that the Food and Drug Administration authorize the vaccine. The agency is likely to do so within days, giving health care workers and nursing home residents first priority to begin receiving the first shots early next week. The F.D.A.’s […]

Controversial pipeline given green light by Minnesota regulators

Minnesota regulators approve final permit for Enbridge Energy’s Line 3 crude oil pipeline, but the start date is not specified. Minnesota regulators have approved the final permit for Enbridge Energy’s Line 3 crude oil pipeline replacement across northern Minnesota, giving the company the green light to begin construction on the $2.6bn project in the United […]