Pandemic-weary World Welcomes 2021?

The world’s 7.8 billion people are bidding a hearty farewell to 2020 without the usual fanfare and public gatherings because of the novel coronavirus pandemic.The start of 2021 in Russia saw most public events canceled. However, in Kaluga, Russia, whic…

US Coronavirus Vaccinations Off to Slow Start

WASHINGTON – The vaccination of Americans against the coronavirus is off to a halting start.Earlier in December, the outgoing administration of President Donald Trump predicted that 20 million people would be inoculated by year’s end.But as of Wednesda…

OKEx announces mainnet launch of OKExChain – and how to earn its native OKT token

VICTORIA, Seychelles, Dec. 30, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — OKEx (www.okex.com), a world-leading cryptocurrency spot and derivatives exchange, is thrilled to announce the launch of OKExChain mainnet. Unlike other exchange chains, OKEx wanted to embody blockchain’s core qualities of openness and decentralization in OKExChain. After more than 10 iterations on the testnet and exhaustive ongoing development, this vision […]

Students Ask for More Transparency During Pandemic

College students say clearer communications with their institutions could improve learning during the COVID-19 pandemic that has limited most classes to online.Better communications include transparent decision-making, a 24/7 chatbot, text messaging an…

Joseph est acquis par Urban Home Entertainment pour la distribution de vidéos à la demande dans le monde

RICHMOND, Virginie, 29 décembre 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Soulidifly Productions, une société cinématographique dont la mission est de produire des histoires significatives et édifiantes qui sont divertissantes et magnifiquement racontées, s’est associée à TRIAL X FIRE, LLC, la branche de distribution de Urban Home Entertainment, pour diffuser Joseph partout dans le monde en vidéo à la demande à partir du […]

Joseph Acquired by Urban Home Entertainment for Video-On-Demand Distribution Worldwide

RICHMOND, Va., Dec. 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Soulidifly Productions, a film company with a mission to produce meaningful, uplifting stories that are entertaining and beautifully told, has partnered with TRIAL X FIRE, LLC, the distribution branch of Urban Home Entertainment, to release Joseph to audiences everywhere on video-on-demand starting December 24, 2020, on Amazon Prime and Vimeo. “Joseph […]

Uganda: Court Remands Nicholas Opiyo Again

Buganda Road court on Monday remanded human rights lawyer Mr Nicholas Opiyo to Kitalya prison till January 11, 2021.Opiyo was arrested last week on Tuesday and detained at Special Investigations Unit (SIU) Kireka. He was charged with money laundering.M…

Uganda: Journalists Targeted Again in Masaka Shooting Incident

Security forces yesterday targeted three journalists covering presidential campaigns with teargas and rubber bullets, leaving them with injuries at Kyabakuza in Masaka District.The injured journalists are Mr Ali Mivule of NTV, Mr Ashraf Kasirye (Ghetto…

COVID-19 Dominates Rough Year for Universities

Higher education did not escape the reaches of the coronavirus pandemic in 2020. U.S. colleges and universities struggled with decisions in the spring to send students home, and then whether to open campuses in the fall, all with an eye to trying to li…