Health

Covid report provides insight into pandemic, says Gungubele

Minister in the Presidency, Mondli Gungubele, said that although the government has launched interventions to mitigate the effects of the covid pandemic, many lessons can be learned and gaps filled to improve state disaster management capabilities. Gungubele was speaking at the launch of the South Africa Covid Country Report, which records the measures and interventions

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Sports

Circle the bases as the baseball approaches its midpoint

The All-Star break has typically been used to separate baseball’s first and second halves. While that’s always been misleading – teams often play around 90 games in the first half, leaving only 72 for the second half – it’s even more extreme this season because the All-Star Game doesn’t will not take place until July

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Global

Severed human head found outside German courthouse

A body was found a few hundred meters up the Rhine. Police said they believe the body belonged to the severed head. The 38-year-old suspect is from the Bonn area, police said. Police said no suspicious activity had been reported in the area and they were looking for witnesses.

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Sports

Tennis referee banned for life for match fixing

The London-based agency said Zeferino had “manipulated” scores entered into its electronic scoring device at an ITF M15 event in 2020, making it easier for bettors to “guarantee wins” on those points. The ITIA added that Zeferino did not contest the charges and admitted his conduct in an interview. He will no longer be permitted

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Entertainment

Bi-Color Photography Lights: Wireless Camera Lights

SIRUI Wireless Camera Lights are a series of photography tools that avid users or hobbyists can incorporate into their gear setup when looking to optimize lighting. The lights can be used with a range of fixtures and offer dual-tone functionality to meet cooler or warmer lighting needs. The lights offer silent functionality and will operate

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Health

Triple homes in Europe, urgent action needed to contain spread

The World Health Organization warned on Friday that urgent action was needed to contain the spread of monkeypox in Europe, as cases have tripled in the past two weeks. Europe is the center of a global virus outbreak with 90% of confirmed cases of monkeypox reported there, according to the WHO. New infections have tripled

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