What has sparked Bill and Melinda Gates divorce after 27 years together

The couple said in a statement they would continue to work together at their namesake philanthropic foundation. Updated at 9:05 GMT on Tuesday 3 May 2021 Bill and Melinda Gates said on Monday they had decided to divorce after 27 years of marriage, but would continue to work together at their namesake philanthropic foundation, in…

A nation at test; India tops 200,000 dead amid coronavirus surge

Coronavirus deaths in India have passed the 200,000 mark, with cremations taking place around the clock in some regions. US President Joe Biden said additional vaccines would be shipped to the country. Updated at 15:30 GMT on Wednesday 28th April 2021 New Delhi, India HICGI News Agency India has logged a global daily record of 362,567…

Mysterious ‘yellowballs’ littering the Milky Way are clusters of newborn stars

The cosmic objects were thought to be gas bubbles blown by supermassive baby stars By Lisa Grossman Updated at 10:00 GMT on Sunday 25th April 21 Scientists have cracked the case of mysterious cosmic objects dubbed “yellowballs.” The celestial specks mark the birthplaces of many kinds of stars with a wide range of masses, rather than single supermassive…

Solidarity with Refugees; Japan announces U$ 10 million to Uganda.

Japan contribution of US$ 9.8 million is to support efforts towards refugees and host communities, border security as well as COVID-19 response in Uganda By E K Benj updated at 7:30 GMT on Thursday, April 22 KAMPALA Uganda has opened its borders and welcomed indiscriminately any individual seeking refuge on its territory. Refugees in Uganda have access to healthcare, education, and more importantly, each refugee is allocated a piece of…

President Biden Invites 40 World Leaders for Climate Summit.

WHITE HOUSE – BRIEFING ROOM By E K Benj Updated at 15:10 GMT on Saturday, 17th April 21 US President Joe Biden has invited 40 world leaders to the Leaders Summit on Climate he will host on April 22 and 23. The virtual Leaders Summit will be live streamed for public viewing. President Biden took…

STDs Again Hit All-Time Hard in U.S.

Cases of chlamydia, gonorrhea and syphilis continued to grow in the country in 2019, a new CDC report shows. By Chelsea Cirruzzo updated at 17:49 GMT on Thursday 15 April 2021 A person holds a sample collection tube commonly used to screen patients for chlamydia and gonorrhea infections. The U.S. has seen record high amounts of…