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French, Nigerien troops hunt for killers of aid workers

by on August 10, 2020 0
French military said it was providing air support for the operation, which is unfolding over a vast wooded area. French and Nigerien soldiers are searching through a giraffe reserve and the surrounding area in Niger for traces of the gunmen who killed six French aid workers. France’s anti-terrorism prosecutor also opened an investigation into the... Read More

Landslides bury construction workers near Nepal’s capital

by on August 3, 2020 0
At least 10, including eight construction workers, killed in landslides triggered by heavy rainfall in Himalayan nation. Heavy rain in Nepal triggered landslides on Monday that killed at least eight workers at a construction site and two members of a family, taking the toll in floods, landslides and lightning to nearly 200 since late... Read More

Protective gear for US medical workers runs low as virus resurges

by on July 7, 2020 0
Doctors, nurses and some lawmakers say the US could face a crisis in the coming months as professionals reuse equipment. The personal protective gear that was in dangerously short supply during the early weeks of the coronavirus crisis in the United States is running low again as the virus resumes its rapid spread and the number of hospitalised... Read More

Kylie and Kendall Jenner deny claims their clothing company failed to pay Bangladesh factory workers: ‘This is untrue’

by on July 3, 2020 0
Kendall and Kylie Jenner have denied claims that their clothing line failed to pay factory workers in Bangladesh amid the coronavirus pandemic. In June, Remake, a non-profit organisation dedicated to ethical fashion, claimed that the reality stars’ clothing company Kendall + Kylie was owned by Global Brands Group (GBG), a company it said failed to pay garment workers in Bangladesh for cancelled orders in... Read More

Bomb kills two human rights workers in Afghan capital

by on June 27, 2020 0
Two employees of Afghanistan’s human rights body were killed in a bomb attack in Kabul on Saturday, the agency said. The Afghanistan Independent Human Rights Commission said the pair died when a homemade “sticky bomb” attached to their vehicle exploded in the morning. Kabul police spokesman Ferdaws Faramurz confirmed the attack, which has not... Read More

Samsung Sends 300 More workers to China for Chip Factory Expansion

by on May 22, 2020 0
Samsung Electronics Co., the world’s largest memory chipmaker, said on Friday that it had sent 300 more South Korean engineers and workers to China to complete the expansion of its second chip manufacturing facility there amid the coronavirus pandemic. Samsung said engineers and workers, including some from its subcontractors, left for the Chinese city... Read More