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Houthis ‘using trapped families in Marib as human shield’

Arab News 27 Feb 2021
Yemeni government forces also suffered heavy casualties during fierce clashes. Local officers and media said on Saturday that Brig ... “Since the beginning of February, the province has come under the largest and fiercest Houthi attack in which the militia used all kinds of heavy ...

Millennial authoritarian Bukele wins over voters in El Salvador

Taipei Times 27 Feb 2021
Yet while Bukele’s heavy hand drew rebuke from the likes of Human Rights Watch and media watchdogs, most Salvadoreans applauded ... Enter Bukele — 30-something, social media-savvy and never at a loss for a soundbite — and restive Salvadoreans were set to swoon, democratic niceties be damned.

Turkey’s AK Party criticised for holding rallies amid COVID surge

Al Jazeera 27 Feb 2021
Rize recorded 200.08 cases per 100,000 people, according to the latest figures, while Trabzon saw 207.54 cases ... Adiyaman added ... Monday’s AK Party congress in the Aegean port of Izmir, Turkey’s third-largest city, drew heavy criticism when images of tightly packed crowds pushing through turnstiles were shared on social media ... .

How Reddit Renegades Helped Theater Giant AMC Avoid a Tragic Ending

Wall Street Journal 26 Feb 2021
After dipping back down to as low as $5.35 following the January peak, AMC shares rose again this week amid a new burst of meme-heavy social media attention ... small-time investors whose collective power, often fueled by social media hype, can help determine a company’s fate.

Root Awakening

Straits Times 26 Feb 2021
SPEARMINT, SAWTOOTH CORIANDER ARE CULINARY HERBS. The leaves of both plants produce a strong fragrance. However, the leaves of one show discolouration ... Also, the growing media should be well drained and aerated as heavy and waterlogged media can impede nutrient uptake ... Cindy Chai ... The media was an equal mix of black volcanic sand and normal black soil.

Root Awakening: Spearmint, sawtooth coriander are culinary herbs

Straits Times 26 Feb 2021
Spearmint, sawtooth coriander are culinary herbs. The leaves of both plants produce a strong fragrance. However, the leaves of one show discoloration ... Gan Sing Hai ... Also, the growing media should be well-drained and aerated as heavy and waterlogged media can impede nutrient uptake ... The media was an equal mix of black volcanic sand and normal black soil.

Bihar: Sacking of senior cops sought after sub inspector killed in shootout

Hindustan Times 26 Feb 2021
Rakesh Kumar Singh, former block pramukh told the IG that nothing had been done by the SHO to stop illegal activities in the village. PUBLISHED ON FEB 26, 2021 10.22 AM IST ... There was heavy police deployment in the village and everyone bound for the village was frisked. Media persons were not allowed to come close to the encounter site ... Also Read ... ....

Hillicon Valley: Privacy, immigrant rights groups slam 'smart wall' proposal | New DHS policies aim ...

The Hill 26 Feb 2021
Facebook banned Myanmar's military and military-controlled state media entities from its platform, the company said Wednesday evening, in the wake of a coup earlier this month ... AUSTRALIA MEDIA LAW CLEARS PARLIAMENT ... Pro-eating disorder content remains in heavy circulation on TikTok (Media Matters for America / Olivia Little).

Dungeons and Dragons, The Elder Scrolls Show How Much Weird Fantasy Can Achieve

Game Rant 26 Feb 2021
The fantasy genre boasts an incredible amount of diversity, offering a wide variety of settings, tones, and character arcs ... All fantasy has its quirks ... RELATED. Dungeons and Dragons ... The typical fantasy tropes can make an appearance, of course, and some campaigns put a heavy influence on experiencing set pieces found in other media ... RELATED ... MORE.

Polk's House members foresee tough legislative session

News Chief 26 Feb 2021
Bell isn’t devoting much energy to certain Republican priorities, such as a bill intended to curb purported censorship by social media companies ... Burton expressed support for controversial measures being pushed by DeSantis and Republican legislative leaders, including a bill to regulate social media companies.

Post-war report: Pashinyan misfired with insult of Russian missiles

EurasiaNet 26 Feb 2021
… maybe they were weapons from the ‘80s.” ... The Iskander is not from the ‘80s ... Armenia is the only state other than Russia to own it ... One obvious potential target ... In spite of all the action in Yerevan and in the media, the situation in the conflict zone itself appeared fairly quiet, perhaps in part because of the heavy snow that blanketed the region ... .

Local fuel prices surge

The Saigon Times 25 Feb 2021
Specifically, bio-fuel E5RON92 soared VND722 per liter to VND17,031, while RON95 petrol is now priced at VND18,084 per liter, up VND814, the local media reported.

Facebook exploring news licensing agreements in Canada: Source

Straits Times 25 Feb 2021
... Google to pay media companies for content ... "You're looking at a country that is by and large dominated by one large media conglomerate that has a very heavy influence on government and government policies," the source said, pointing out that most countries do not have that.