Israeli protesters’ simple message to embattled Netanyahu
An effective political and social protest movement needs a slogan that encapsulates its objective and the mood of the country. In addition, it has to be catchy and must instinctively resonate with those who take to the streets. Evidently, the slogan used by protesters calling for the resignation of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu meets all these criteria. “Lech” (go) — a single two-letter word in Hebrew — has become the slogan on all the protestors’ lips, banners, stickers and T-shirts across the country. There is now not even a need to mention the PM’s name, for everyone knows who t...
Kuwaiti leadership sends ‘Gulf Unification’ message to Saudi Arabia
Kuwait City: An Emiri envoy carried a message addressed to King Salman bin Abzulaziz Al Saud and Crown Prince Mohammad Bin Salman from the Kuwaiti Emir, Sheikh Nawaf Al Ahmed Al Jaber Al Sabah and Crown Prince, Sheikh Mishal Al Ahmed Al Jaber Al Sabah.According to a source that spoke to Al Qabas, the reunification of the Gulf countries was mentioned in the letter, which pointed out that a solution is needed to end the dispute and to preserve the unity of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC).The source reaffirmed Kuwait’s ongoing effort to resolve the Gulf crisis, to ensure security and stability...
“It is mad to think. I remember when we were all babies, and now there’s three dads. I sent a message recently to congratulate him. It’s an amazing thing.” Niall Horan is still in disbelief that Zayn Malik is a dad after welcoming a baby girl with model girlfriend Gigi Hadid last month (Sept20).©2020 WENNProvided by SyndiGate Media Inc.
Can tea cure COVID-19?
Claims about tea being a cure for COVID-19 have been doing the rounds since the beginning of the Coronavirus outbreak. While the popular drink may be beneficial for health in general, it certainly doesn’t have any curative powers against the deadly virus. By Nabeela KhanFalse and misleading information has been spreading on social media widely since the beginning of the pandemic. We, at Health Analytics Asia, have come across hundreds of viral posts, videos and messages over the last couple of months and have seen various patterns in this evolving narrative. One such message which continues to...
Greater participation encouraged in Bay Area development
By ELEANOR HUANG in Hong Kong | China Daily Global | Updated: 2020-10-16 08:44The most significant message for Hong Kong residents in President Xi Jinping's speech marking the 40th anniversary of the Shenzhen Special Economic Zone on Wednesday is to get involved in the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area, the city's former legislative head said on Thursday.Rita Fan Hsu Lai-tai, former president of the Legislative Council of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, said in an interview that this is likely one of the biggest opportunities offered to residents, and Hong Kong should not...
Xi's message on opening-up meets with warm response
By PEI PEI in Shenzhen and ZHENG CAIXIONG in Guangzhou | CHINA DAILY | Updated: 2020-10-16 08:08President Xi Jinping's speech delivered at the gathering marking the 40th anniversary of the Shenzhen Special Economic Zone on Wednesday has been warmly greeted by audiences from all walks of life.Lu Jianxin, chief engineer of China Construction Science and Industry Corp (Southern China), spoke at the gathering as a grassroots representative."As Xi pointed out, the great rejuvenation of the Chinese nation cannot be achieved easily but through hard work," Lu said.Shenzhen has demonstrated how China a...
Dallas Cowboys' Dak Prescott cherishes well wishes, will be back 'stronger and better'
FRISCO, Texas — Quarterback Dak Prescott has a message for his Dallas Cowboys teammates: he will be back better than ever.Prescott sent his first public message since suffering a compound fracture of his ankle in last Sunday’s game via his Instagram story on Wednesday morning.The message was in response to a get well video published on social media by his teammates on Tuesday in hopes of cheering him up and keeping him in the loop after Prescott suffered a season-ending compound fracture and dislocation on his right ankle in Sunday’s 37-34 victory against the New York Giants.Prescott had surge...
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Art with a message on display
Art with a message on displaypublished : 13 Oct 2020 at 04:00newspaper section:[Life](http://search.bangkokpost.com/search/result_advanced?category=news&xNewsSection=Life)Bangkokians have the opportunity to enjoy several art exhibitions in October. Here are our two picks which portray totally different issues.My Little GardenUntil Nov 1 at Palette ArtspaceFree Admission“My Little Garden” by Kyoko Abe Palette ArtspaceThe Covid-19 pandemic has posed a challenge for people around the world, including those in the art industry. However, Japanese painter Kyoko Abe, who is based in Bangkok and gradu...
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Xi greets Kim on WPK's 75th founding anniversary
China Daily | Updated: 2020-10-12 07:08Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee, sent a congratulatory message on Saturday to Kim Jong-un, chairman of the Workers' Party of Korea, on the 75th founding anniversary of the WPK.In his message, Xi said that on behalf of the CPC Central Committee and in his own name, he extended warm congratulations and best wishes to Kim, and through Kim to the WPK Central Committee, all WPK members as well as the people of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea.With glorious and time-honored revolutionary traditions, the W...
Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed receives message from Xi Jinping
Abu Dhabi: His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, has received a message from Xi Jinping, President of China, regarding the strengthening of the close ties of friendship and the comprehensive strategic partnership between the two countries.The message was delivered to Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed when he welcomed Yang Jiechi, Special Representative of President Xi, at Al Shati Palace on Saturday. At the beginning of the meeting, Yang Jiechi conveyed the greetings of President Xi Jinping to President His Highn...