Suez Canal traffic resumes as megaship refloated
31 March 2021 | 10:50 am
The giant container ship MV Ever Given was refloated and the Suez Canal reopened, sparking relief almost a week after the huge container ship got stuck during a sandstorm and blocked a major artery for global trade.
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New York actress Allison Mack was arrested Friday on charges that she recruited women into a secret society led by self-help guru Keith Raniere in which they were forced to have sex with Raniere and were branded with his initials.
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Traffic chaos has left truck drivers waiting up to a month to access Nigeria’s largest port in Lagos. Poor roads, lack of other ports, a recent strike and mismanagement appear to be the main explanations for the congestion.
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The Nigerian Ports Authority scored a mixed performance in its first-quarter report as there was a 2.3 per cent decline in number of vessels which arrived at the port. Obiora Madu, Chief Executive Officer of Multimix group joins CNBC Africa to discuss the key drivers of this performance.
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Netflix is now the main attraction on the internet, accounting for 58% of all downstream content consumed online. According to a new Global Internet Phenomena Report, Netflix now records 15% of all internet traffic.
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Almost 70 flights into and out of Germany's busiest airport were canceled as faults with traffic control software continue. Airspace in the region will run at 75 percent capacity until safe conditions are restored.
2 Jun 2019
Human traffic jam: Is over tourism killing climbers on Mount Everest?
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Manila's 'trolley boys' dodge traffic and death every day.
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The Lagos state government has announced plans to halt the abuse of traffic laws by motorcycle and tricycle riders, saying the menace can no longer be condoned.
28 Mar 2020
Europe's aviation traffic has slumped by 65%, leaving skies unblemished blue with few vapor trails. The COVID-19 viral pandemic has prompted the airports Paris Orly and London City to plan flight suspensions.
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Catch the latest episode of Guardian Life’s recap of the week’s biggest entertainment news. Join Violet Johnson as she brings you a fresh array of gist every week!
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Deaths on the road have plunged to the lowest point since 1990 thanks to reduced traffic during the coronavirus lockdown. Accidents have also allen significantly.
23 Dec 2020
Europe's busiest trucking port of Dover is seeing record volumes of traffic as firms stockpile ahead of Brexit. But port officials on both sides of the Channel expressed optimism about the future.
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The murder trial of rapper Nipsey Hussle has been delayed after his alleged killer was attacked in a cell while waiting to be brought to court. Eric Holder Jr.'s public defender told Rolling stone that Holder was beaten by two inmates and cut with a razor in the back of his head.
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Rights groups and media outlets fear a continued climate of intolerance for dissent and shrinking civil liberties in the country.
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British police have continued to keep a stolen Nigerian artefact. This is as a result of Nigerian officials and a Belgian antique dealer failing to reach an agreement on the return of the Ife Head.
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In Western Tanzania, chimpanzee’s habitats are under pressure from human encroachment and the clearing of wild areas. It is a conflict about space.
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One of the many firsts at the 2022 men's World Cup in Qatar will be the use of female referees. Japan's Yoshimi Yamashita says she will feel the pressure when she steps out on soccer's biggest stage, but hopes to be very much in the background.
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Thousands of people march in the streets of Khartoum, after nine people are killed in protests yesterday. This as the government once again tries to cut down on internet access to prevent gatherings. Also in this edition: the EU special Takuba task force has left Mali after a steady deterioriation of diplomatic relations between the ruling junta and Western nations. And finally, critics hit out at Tunisia's new draft constitution ahead of a controversial referendum.