Tuesday, 17th May 2022
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‘Doomsday Clock’ remains at 100 seconds to midnight

The "Doomsday Clock," representing the judgment of leading science and security experts about perils to human existence, remains at 100 seconds to midnight this year, with advances like Covid-19 vaccines balanced by rising misinformation and other threats.


6 Jan 2018
Midnight crowds throng Washington bookstore to buy controversial Trump book.
10 Jan 2018
Dozens of same-sex couples exchange wedding vows at the stroke of midnight across Australia, as laws making the nation the 26th to legalise gay marriage take effect.
30 May 2019
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's political future is at stake as he has until midnight to form a coalition government. If the premier fails, he is expected to push parliament to hold snap elections.
25 Dec 2019
Dozens of Christian Palestinians attend midnight mass in the Gaza Strip to celebrate Christmas.
18 Jun 2021
Last night, in Lagos, a tanker exploded along Mobolaji Bank Anthony Way, destroying facilities, as well as vehicles, at the nearby OPIC Plaza. So far, five people have been confirmed dead by the National Emergency Management Agency.