Tau review: Netflix’s latest sci-fi film adds a promising new twist, but fails to leave an impression

Tau review: Netflix’s latest sci-fi film adds a promising new twist, but fails to leave an impression

With Federico D’Alessandro’s sci-fi thriller Tau, Netflix tries yet again to mark a notch on its science fiction catalogue, this time taking an interesting concept and adding a promising new twist to it. But, in the end, it fails to leave...
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Tokyo Sarin attack: Aum Shinrikyo cult leaders executed

Tokyo Sarin attack: Aum Shinrikyo cult leaders executed

Image copyright AFP Image caption Shoko Asahara headed the Aum Shinrikyo cult Seven members of the Aum Shinrikyo doomsday cult which carried out a deadly chemical attack on the Tokyo underground in 1995 have been executed, including cult leader Shoko...
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Africa:Google’s Project Loon Balloons to Beam High-Speed Internet to Rural Africa

Africa:Google’s Project Loon Balloons to Beam High-Speed Internet to Rural Africa

By Kylie Kiunguyu Googles Project Loon is using a network of balloons to provide internet connectivity. The technology is ideal in disaster scenarios and for facilitating connectivity to remote areas around the world. Google’s innovation lab -Alphabet&#8...
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Africa:Macron Promises Basketball Aid for Africa’s Youth

Africa:Macron Promises Basketball Aid for Africa’s Youth

By Christina Okello French President Emmanuel Macron unveiled a raft of investments on Wednesday to boost Africa’s youth following a visit to Nigeria. He notably announced a 12-million-euro basketball programme to encourage young Africans to use sport fo...
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Thai diver dies as window for cave rescue narrows

Thai diver dies as window for cave rescue narrows

A former Thai military diver helping to rescue a young football team trapped inside a flooded cave has died as officials warned the window of opportunity to free the team is “limited”.  The diver’s death on Friday raises serious doubts over...
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Tehreek-e-Labbaik: New far right campaigns against ‘blasphemy’

Tehreek-e-Labbaik: New far right campaigns against ‘blasphemy’

Lahore, Pakistan – The narrow streets of Lahore’s Mazang neighbourhood echo with the sounds of dozens of young men, as someone showers them with rose petals. They wind their way through this congested, working-class quarter in Pakistan’s seco...
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English City, Stunned, Tries to Make Sense of New Poisonings

English City, Stunned, Tries to Make Sense of New Poisonings

“Were the guys who did this given more than they needed?” Mr. Kaszeta said. If so, “depending on how clean or sloppy they were,” the object might be a crucial piece of evidence. “God knows, the container may even have...
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Mexico fireworks blast at Tultepec warehouse kills 24

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionThe blasts hit Tultepec, known as Mexico’s fireworks capital A series of explosions at a fireworks depot in Mexico has killed at least 24 people and injured more than 40 others. The...
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UK PM: Cabinet has duty to agree Brexit plan

UK PM: Cabinet has duty to agree Brexit plan

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionChequers and Brexit – what’s going on at the country retreat? Theresa May says her cabinet has “a great opportunity – and a duty” to agree a blueprint for the UK’s fu...
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Thailand cave rescue: Ex-navy diver dies on oxygen supply mission

Thailand cave rescue: Ex-navy diver dies on oxygen supply mission

Image copyright O2Max Triathlon Team Image caption PO Saman Gunan lost consciousness during the return part of the dive A former Thai navy diver has died while taking part in efforts to rescue 12 boys and their football coach trapped...
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