Sexual abuse victims condemn Australia PM Morrison’s ‘shocking’ response to claims

Brittany Higgins and Grace Tame slammed the Australian prime minister of his handling of sexual abuse. PM Scott Morrison’s government has struggled to deal with sexual harassment. A reports found that a third of people in government had faced sexual harassment. Two prominent advocates for survivors of sexual abuse pilloried Australia’s prime minister on Wednesday, … Read more

القطيفان…

لا تزال تداعيات قضية اختطاف الطفل السوري, فواز القطيفان, مستمرة, وسط تحذيرات كثيرة حول خطورة الموقف. فقد انتهت المدة التي حددتها العصابة لعائلة الطفل, اليوم الأربعاء, دون حس أو خبر منها طيلة الساعات الماضية, مع إعلان الأسرة أنها جمعت المبلغ المطلوب كاملا. ووسط هذه التطورات, أكد المرصد السوري لحقوق الإنسان, اليوم, أن التواصل مع العصابة … Read more

Adyen stock surges on strong H2 2021 earnings

Pieter van der Does, chief executive officer of Adyen. Simon Dawson | Bloomberg | Getty Images Dutch payments processor Adyen reported a 51% jump in core earnings in the first half of 2021, topping expectations and sending its stock price sharply higher. The company said Wednesday that net revenue in the period came in at … Read more

London’s Famous Notting Hill Carnival Is Canceled This Year, But Here’s A Look Back At The Party

The Notting Hill Carnival, a Caribbean celebration in London, has been held in late August every year since the 1960s. Before the pandemic, it often attracted over 2 million people to the streets of London to celebrate West Indian culture. The first carnival in the UK is credited to Trinidadian journalist and activist Claudia Jones, … Read more