Day: January 2, 2021

CGTN: Full text of CMG President Shen Haixiong’s New Year address

January 2, 2021

BEIJING, Jan. 2, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Dear friends, The year 2021 is filled with new hopes and aspirations. This new year is also the Year of the Ox in the Chinese lunar calendar. The Ox, one of the first animals to be domesticated, played a huge role in agricultural civilizations. In the eyes of the […]

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‫شبكة تلفزيون الصين الدولية (سي جي تي أن): سي جي تي أن: بعد العام 2020 “غير الاعتيادي”، ما هي توقعات شي جنبنغ للعام 2021؟

January 2, 2021

 بكين، 1 كانون الثاني/يناير، 2021 / بي آر نيوزواير / — 2021، العام الذي يشهد بدايةفترة الخطة الخماسية الصينية الجديدة والمناسبة الـ 100 لتأسيس الحزب الشيوعي الصيني، يدق على الباب. ما هي توقعات الرئيس الصيني شي جنبنغ للعام 2021، خاصة بعد الإنجازات التي حققتها البلاد بشق الأنفس في العام 2020؟ يمكن العثور على بعض الأدلة في […]

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Manchester Utd joins leaders Liverpool with 33 points

January 2, 2021

Manchester United defeated Aston Villa 2-1 on Friday to move level on points with the English Premier League leaders Liverpool. Anthony Martial scored the opener for the Red Devils on a header in minute 40 at Old Trafford. In the second half, Aston Villa’s Burkina Faso forward Bertrand Traore managed to equalize the match in […]

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Top Iranian cleric and conservative figure dies

January 2, 2021

Top Iranian cleric Ayatollah Mesbah Yazdi died on Friday evening in Tehran after a brief illness. He was 86. Yazdi, who served as the spiritual patron of a powerful conservative political front in Iran, was hospitalized a few weeks ago for gastrointestinal illness, according to local media. His death is seen as a big setback […]

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Turkish football club reports 4 more COVID-19 cases

January 2, 2021

Four more players of a lower-league football team Altinordu tested positive for coronavirus, the club announced on Friday. With the new virus cases, Altinordu currently have a total of 11 cases. The Izmir club has not released the names of the infected individuals. Source: Anadolu Agency

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TikTok removes Palestinian account without notice

January 2, 2021

TikTok removed the account of a Palestinian news outlet Friday that shared posts about Israeli human rights violations and reactions to Arab-Israeli normalization. The Chinese video-sharing app deleted the Quds News Network account without any notice after it shared 1,200 posts, according to Hamzah al-Shobaki, who is responsible for managing the account. He told Anadolu […]

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Twitter locks official handle of a Kashmiri weekly

January 2, 2021

The Twitter account of multimedia magazine KashmirWalla was locked by the social media company after it tweeted one of its stories in August about regional police attacks against a Shia mourners procession, its owner said Friday. The story, “They attacked women, children, Kashmir’s pellet riddled muharram procession,” was reported Aug. 29 and detailed how women, […]

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Turkish Airlines suspends flights from UK to Turkey

January 2, 2021

Turkey’s national flag carrier Turkish Airlines announced on Saturday that flights from the UK to Turkey were suspended under travel restrictions due to the pandemic. Meanwhile, the flights from Turkey to the UK, and from the UK to other countries, including the transit flights, continue as planned, it noted. On Friday, Turkish Health Minister Fahrettin […]

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