Twinkle Dharmani On May 9, the cryptocurrency industry suffered a big blow as the multibillion-dollar stablecoins TerraUSD and Luna lost their peg to the US Dollar. It’s domino effect on other crypto currencies and exchange platforms’ declining value left a sizeable impact on the 1.3 trillion USD cryptocurrencies market. Terra, based on an algorithm, is […]
Twinkle Dharmani UK’s 40-year high inflation rate of 9 percent exceeds that of other G7 nations like the US and Germany. Covid and Russia’s invasion of Ukraine being the primary reasons for high figures globally, UK’s Brexit is another major blow to the country’s economy. With food inflation at 6.7 percent, we spoke to Sravan […]
By: Trishita Bose On Friday, April 8, India’s health ministry announced booster shots for everyone between the ages of 18 and 60. Boosters have been administered to healthcare professionals and frontline workers since January. On March 16, India started the administration of the third shot for everyone above 60 years of age. After what seemed […]
By Trishita Bose and Jill Namatsi Featured image credit:People head to their workplaces near Piccadilly, Manchester. /Trishita Bose and Jill Namatsi On February 21, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said it was time to end legal restrictions and “learn to live with this virus”. On top of a general uproar about mask wearing, employers grappled […]
Politician Suleiman Shahbal has quit the Mombasa governor race following “thoughtful consideration of the needs and aspirations of the people of Mombasa”, “long deliberations with my party leader Rt. Hon. Raila Odinga, and advice from the chairperson of Azimio la Umoja Coalition, President Uhuru Kenyatta”.
A Salford local election candidate is calling for trams to run through to the early hours of the morning in a bid to improve safety.
A Salford craft group is bringing people together to chat and provide respite from the stresses of daily life. Crafty Fridays, based in Langworthy Cornerstone, was set up in October to let people “have a go at creating something, chat, relax and enjoy something different.” With March being National Craft Month, the group encourages people […]
One of the most obvious ripple effects of the Russian invasion on Ukraine is that it has put the European countries that heavily rely on the former’s energy exports in a tough spot. While these countries have been exploring alternative fuel options and how quick they can switch to them, coal has emerged as a […]