WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - The achievement of Yuri Gagarin, the first human to journey into space 60 years ago, helped mankind to believe all was possible, and that there are solutions to the most difficult issues on both the Earth and in space, veteran NASA Astronaut Nicole Stott told Sputnik.
Democratic Senator Joe Manchin has once again come under the spotlight as he throws the prospects of the passage of Joe Biden's ambitious infrastructure proposal into doubt. How will the president solve the Manchin problem?
Ex-President Donald Trump levelled a broadside at Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, slamming him as a “dumb son of a b*tch” for failing to do more to overturn the results of the 2020 election, as he adressed members of the Republican National Committee (RNC) at his private Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida, reported The Washington Post earlier.
As the United Kingdom mourns the loss of the Queen’s husband the Duke of Edinburgh, who passed away on Friday at Windsor, the BBC earlier adjusted its programming to commemorate the nation’s longest-serving consort.
China considers the island an inalienable part of its territory and routinely sends its military ships and aircraft on patrols to the Taiwan Strait.
Numerous regions in the global semiconductor production chain had helped the industry to promote continuous innovations and reduce costs to benefit global enterprises and consumers, but problems had begun to worsen amid the ongoing chip shortage, a top exec from the world's largest telecoms firm has said.
US media group Vice on Friday published an interview with Ireland-based artist Matt Loughrey, who had colourised images of photos from the notorious Tuol Sleng S-21 torture prison in Phnom Penh, hailing the rule of agrarian-communist state’s leader Pol Pot, which is estimated to have killed around 1.7 million people.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - A firefighter was killed while responding to a massive blaze that broke out at the Nevskaya Manufaktura factory in the Russian city of St. Petersburg, a spokesperson for the emergency services said on Monday.