Deadly snowstorms cause chaos across Spain

MADRID, Spain — Snowstorms in Spain left three people dead and caused chaos across much of the country, trapping motorists and shutting down the capital’s air and rail links, with more expected. On Friday, Madrid experienced its heaviest snowfalls since 1971 in what the AEMET weather agency described as “exceptional and most likely historic” conditions caused by […] The post Deadly snowstorms cause chaos across Spain appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Category: newsSource: tribune tribuneJan 10th, 2021

United front

While Italy, France, Spain, United Kingdom, and other European states are reportedly experiencing a second wave of the 2019 coronavirus disease pandemic, our government officials believe the Philippines will not suffer the same resurgence of this deadly contagion......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 16th, 2020

Virus cases top three million as nations plan lockdown exit

Confirmed coronavirus cases have now topped three million worldwide, as hard-hit France and Spain were on Tuesday set to detail their exit strategies from lockdowns imposed to stem the spread of the deadly disease......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsApr 28th, 2020

838 dead in Spain, 756 in Italy on Sunday

Spain broke another national record of daily coronavirus deaths Sunday as more than 40 percent of the world’s population was asked to stay at home to halt the deadly march of a disease that has claimed some 32,000 lives. But even as the growth rate of infections and deaths slowed in both countries, Madrid announced […] The post 838 dead in Spain, 756 in Italy on Sunday appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsMar 30th, 2020

Coronavirus chaos ravages Asia s sporting calendar

HONG KONG, China – The chaos in China's sporting program, caused by the deadly noval coronavirus outbreak, which has already forced China to cancel or reschedule a host of events, is spreading into Asia's sporting calendar. On Monday, golf's LPGA Tour cancelled the HSBC Women's World Champions and the LPGA Thailand. Here ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsFeb 10th, 2020

Spain to host COP25 climate summit in December

  MADRID, Spain –  Spain will host the COP25 climate summit in December, the UN said on Friday, November 1, after  Chile abandoned plans to hold it due to deadly anti-government protests. "We are pleased to announce the COP Bureau has agreed that COP25 will take place from 2-13 ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsNov 2nd, 2019

Chile says Spain offers to host COP climate summit

SANTIAGO, Chile – Chile's President Sebastian Pinera said Thursday, October 31, Spain has offered to host the COP 25 climate summit in December after he abandoned plans to hold it in Santiago over deadly anti-government protests. "Yesterday I spoke to Spanish President Pedro Sanchez, who made a generous offer to ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsNov 1st, 2019

India, China discuss further troop pullback from border

India and China’s foreign ministers have discussed further de-escalating tensions at a disputed border after a pullback of troops in response to a deadly clash last year, New Delhi and Beijing said Friday......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated News2 hr. 34 min. ago

House panel set to probe into deadly PNP-PDEA shootout on March 1

A House panel is set to investigate the shootout between members of the Philippine National Police and the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency on Monday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated News4 hr. 14 min. ago

Officials point to security, intel failures in US Capitol riot

The deadly US Capitol riot on January 6 exposed devastating security and intelligence weaknesses, with military authorities reacting too slowly to calls for National Guard backup against an overwhelming mob, security officials told Congress Tuesday......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsFeb 24th, 2021

Netflix will download the series you might like to Android

Downloading Netflix series to watch later offline is something that many users in Spain do on a regular basis. This feature has been available in.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 22nd, 2021

Pinay historian nasungkit highest award sa Spain

Tinanggap ni Dr. Ros Costelo, isang historian at alumna ng University of the Philippines, ang sobresaliente cum laude o pinakamataas na pagkilala sa Spanish educational system nang magtapos ito sa kanyang doctorate degree sa Universidad Complutense de Madrid. The post Pinay historian nasungkit highest award sa Spain first appeared on Abante......»»

Category: newsSource:  abanteRelated NewsFeb 22nd, 2021

Huawei s Catherine Chen: Believe in the power of technology

Shanghai—The Connected for Shared Prosperity Forum was held at Jumeirah Himalayas Hotel in Shanghai by Huawei, Global Mobile Association (GSMA), Center of Environmental Economics of Fudan University, and The Paper. Participants joined both online and in person to discuss the value of digital technologies in sustainable development for a better, connected world, representing organizations from around the world, including international industry regulators and think tanks from China, Malaysia, Spain, Thailand, Hungary and Portugal. More than 1000 guests from over 50 countries attended the conference online......»»

Category: techSource:  thestandardRelated NewsFeb 22nd, 2021

Cyprus urged to help save cattle stranded on ship

NICOSIA, Cyprus — Cyprus’ Animal Party urged the Cypriot government on Sunday to intervene and rescue hundreds of sick cattle on a ship anchored off the island’s northern coast. The party said the shipment of animals loaded in Spain in December had ended up off the Turkish-held north of the island because no country would receive them. […] The post Cyprus urged to help save cattle stranded on ship appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsFeb 22nd, 2021

Ethnic clashes test melting pot southwest Nigerian city

The ruins of Shasha market, in the southwest Nigerian city of Ibadan, were still smouldering three days after deadly ethnic clashes......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsFeb 17th, 2021

Catalan separatists boost majority in Spain regional election

Catalan separatist parties boosted their parliamentary majority in a regional election Sunday that was overshadowed by the pandemic and marked by low turnout, more than three years after a failed bid to break away from Spain......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsFeb 15th, 2021

Trump s journey from election defeat to acquittal in second impeachment trial

Former US President Donald Trump was acquitted Saturday in his second impeachment trial by a Senate vote of 57 to 43, surviving charges that he incited the deadly January 6 assault on the US Capitol by supporters bent on preventing Congress from transferring power to Joe Biden......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsFeb 14th, 2021

Trump acquitted by US Senate

Donald Trump survived a second impeachment trial Saturday when the US Senate acquitted him on the charge of incitement of insurrection, ending Democratic efforts to hold the former president accountable over the deadly US Capitol riot. The 5-day trial, in which Democratic impeachment managers argued that Trump betrayed his oath of office by urging his […] The post Trump acquitted by US Senate appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsFeb 14th, 2021

Authorities urge residents to help solve conflicts in upland Maguindanao town

The police and military again urged residents of South Upi Friday to help end the deadly armed conflicts in the municipality that state security entities alone cannot solve......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 12th, 2021

Eala survives another three-set grind

Filipina ace Alex Eala moved on to her fourth consecutive pro quarterfinal appearance after carving out a 2-6, 6-3, 7-6 (8) win against WTA No. 164 Cristina Bucsa of Spain in the W25 Trophee Dela Ville in Grenoble, France yesterday......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 12th, 2021

‘After you, Mayor’

It’s Chinese Lunar New Year today. But instead of greeting, a strong reminder to celebrate it safely following the minimum health protocols to avoid getting the deadly 2019 coronavirus disease infection......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 11th, 2021