Protesters upstage Tesla at China’s top auto show

This week, Tesla’s booth at the Shanghai Auto Show was briefly besieged by protesters complaining about problems with its cars, criticism that has dogged Elon Musk’s company for months in the world’s biggest market. Video footage of the incident on Monday, which later went viral in China, showed a woman climbing on top of a … Read more

ESL cannot now proceed – Agnelli

Juventus chairman Andrea Agnelli says the European Super League project cannot proceed following the withdrawal of the six Premier League clubs. Agnelli was one of the chief architects of the breakaway plans, which involved 12 clubs from England, Spain and Italy. However, with teams withdrawing, he accepts it cannot now go ahead. “To be frank … Read more

Highest-ever number of new Covid-19 cases reported globally last week, WHO says

A health official takes a swab sample from a man to test for Covid-19 at a testing center in Allahabad, India, on April 12. Sanjay Kanojia/AFP/Getty Images The world added a record-setting 5,236,922 new Covid-19 cases over the past seven days, according to data published Tuesday from the World Health Organization. This beats the previous record … Read more

Photos: Reaction to Derek Chauvin guilty verdict

A man reacts outside the Hennepin County Government Center in Minneapolis on Tuesday, April 20, 2021, after former police officer Derek Chauvin was found guilty in the death of George Floyd. Carlos Barria/Reuters Updated 0332 GMT (1132 HKT) April 21, 2021 A man reacts outside the Hennepin County Government Center in Minneapolis on Tuesday, April … Read more

Is the Australia-NZ travel bubble the way ahead?

“Pre-COVID, Australia was New Zealand’s largest tourism market, with Air New Zealand bringing in roughly 400,000 Australians per year, so it’s an incredibly important market for us and we’re just thrilled to have the bubble up and running,” said Air New Zealand’s Chief Executive Greg Foran in an email. Source link

Ukrainian leader Zelensky invites Russia’s Putin to meet

Zelensky extended the invitation on Tuesday night during a public address, urging Putin to restore a ceasefire in the region where he said “millions of lives” are at stake. “A proposal was made to meet at the contact line in order to see and understand the situation as accurately as possible. What should I understand? … Read more