Indonesia: Massive FireBreak Out at Oil Refinery

Firefighters in Indonesia were working to place out a huge fire that had broken out at one of the country’s largest oil refineries. The fire broke out at the Balongan…

36 Broadband Internet Satellites Sent by One web

OneWeb has put up another 36 satellites, taking its in-orbit constellation to 146 spacecraft. The new platforms were lofted by a Soyuz rocket from Russia’s the Far East. The additions…

Design of Latest Turing £50 Note Is Unveiled

The design of the Bank of England’s new £50 note, featuring the computer pioneer and codebreaker Turing, has been revealed. The banknote will enter circulation on 23 June. It will…

‘New Tactical Guided’ Missiles Launched` Claims North Korea

North Korea has claimed the missiles it launched Thursday were a “new-type tactical guided projectile”, in its first statement since the test. It was the country’s first ballistic launch in…

Up To $9.6bn Of Products Are Held Each Day Due to Suez Blockage

The stranded Ever Given mega-container ship within the Suez Canal is holding up an estimated $9.6bn (£7bn) of products every day, consistent with shipping data. This works out at $400…

AstraZeneca Must ‘Catch Up’ On Vaccine Deliveries Says European Union

The vaccine producer AstraZeneca must “catch up” on its promised deliveries to the EU before exporting doses elsewhere, the bloc’s chief has said. “The company has got to honour the…

Boris Johnson Says Pubs Could Require Vaccine Passports

Pub goers might be asked to supply a vaccine certificate, Boris Johnson has told MPs, saying it “maybe up to individual publicans”. A review is looking into whether people should…

Pat Gelsinger: Too Many Chips Made in Asia

Intel’s new chief executive said it’s not “palatable” that numerous computer chips are made in Asia. The majority of processors are currently manufactured within the region, with Taiwan’s TSMC and…

Joe Biden Tasks Kamala Harris With Handling Migrant Influx on Us-Mexico Border

US President Joe Biden has put Vice-President Kamala Harris responsible for controlling migration at the southern border following an enormous influx of latest arrivals. Mr. Biden said he was giving…

Covid-19: EU Leaders Discuss About Boosting Vaccine Supplies

EU leaders are holding virtual talks to debate ways of boosting Covid vaccine supplies and improving the rollout of doses across the 27-nation bloc. The European Commission will on Thursday…