Unlike Princess Diana’s former butler Paul Burrell, who claims that late Duke of Edinburgh has never understood his daughter-in-law and actually played into her marriage’s downfall, royal author Gyles Brandreth believes that this was far from the truth.
The news comes amid renewed trade tensions between the two economic and tech powerhouses, which forced the Dutch semiconductor firm to restrict sales to the mainland.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Thursday, commenting on media reports about the new US sanctions on Russia, that there is no smoke without fire, and also stressed that the Kremlin condemns all the sanctions aspirations and sees them as illegal.
Despite hopes by some in China and the fears of GOP politicians in the US, Biden has not backtracked on the last administration’s ‘tough guy’ approach to Beijing. In recent months, Washington has stepped up its sanctions rhetoric, sent more warships to the Taiwan Strait, accused the PRC of ‘genocide’ in Xinjiang and ramped up the tech war.
The site of a new housing development under construction in the Eastfield area of Scarborough, Yorkshire, UK, turned out to be hiding a remarkable and enigmatic secret, prompting the developer to alter plans.
While some criticised the decision to hire dancers, others directed their ire at the media coverage of the performance, with Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison voicing his disappointment with “misreporting” by a certain outlet.
India has been witnessing record numbers of Covid cases on a daily basis over the past 10 days, following which several states have been forced to reintroduce lockdown-like curbs on social movement. The Delhi government also announced a weekend curfew on Thursday.
The global death toll from the coronavirus infection has topped 2.97 million; over 138 million cases of infection have been detected, according to Baltimore, Maryland's Johns Hopkins University, which tracks and compiles data from national and local authorities, the media and other sources.