Italian film director Franco Zeffirelli dies at 96 – BBC News

Image copyright EPA Image caption Mr Zeffirelli directed movie stars including Elizabeth Taylor and opera greats such as Maria Callas Italian film director Franco Zeffirelli has died aged 96, Italian media report. The Florence native directed stars including Elizabeth Taylor in the 1967 film Taming of the Shrew and Dame…Image copyrightEPAImage caption Mr Zeffirelli directedLanjutkan membaca

Gulf of Oman tanker ‘attacks’: US blames Iran for explosions – BBC News

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media caption Iranian TV footage shows a burning tanker Iran says it “categorically rejects” US claims that it is behind attacks on two oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman. US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo had blamed Iran for the “unprovoked attacks”…Media playback is unsupported on yourLanjutkan membaca

Chinese ambassador warns Britain over blocking Huawei: BBC – Reuters

A Huawei company logo is seen at CES (Consumer Electronics Show) Asia 2019 in Shanghai, China June 11, 2019. REUTERS/Aly Song LONDON (Reuters) – China’s ambassador to London warned the British government that if Huawei is blocked from developing 5G networks then it will hurt Chinese trade and investment relationship…A Huawei company logo is seenLanjutkan membaca

Hidden Figures: Nasa renames street after black female mathematicians – BBC News

Image copyright NASA Image caption Katherine Johnson calculated the trajectory for Alan Shepard, the first American in space The street outside Nasa’s headquarters has been named “Hidden Figures Way”, in honour of three African-American women whose work helped pave the way for future generations at the space agency. The Washington…Image copyrightNASAImage caption Katherine Johnson calculatedLanjutkan membaca

Trump: US to send 1,000 troops to Poland in new deal – BBC News

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption US soldiers march in Warsaw in 2017 The US will deploy 1,000 more troops to Poland, President Donald Trump has said during a press conference with Polish President Andrzej Duda. President Trump said the force would be taken from America’s 52,000-strong contingent in Germany,…Image copyrightGetty ImagesImage caption US soldiersLanjutkan membaca

Trump reveals Mexico migrant plan by waving document around – BBC News

Image copyright Reuters Image caption President Trump brandished a sheet of paper that had details of the deal written on it US President Donald Trump has inadvertently revealed some details of his immigration deal with Mexico. He refused to discuss the plans with reporters, saying they were “secret”. But he…Image copyrightReutersImage caption President Trump brandishedLanjutkan membaca

Canada to ban single-use plastics as early as 2021 – BBC News

Image copyright Anadolu Agency/Getty Images Image caption A diver sees a plastic bottle off the coasts of Samandag, near the Turkey – Syria border Canada will ban “harmful” single-use plastics as early as 2021 in a bid to reduce ocean waste, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has announced. This initiative is…Image copyrightAnadolu Agency/Getty ImagesImage caption ALanjutkan membaca

Sudanese businesses shut in strike against military rulers – BBC News

Image copyright AFP Image caption A group of men walk past a row of closed up shops in Khartoum’s twin city, Omdurman Sudanese workers are refusing to go to work in an attempt to pressurise the ruling military government to make way for civilian rule. The opposition called for a…Image copyrightAFPImage caption A group ofLanjutkan membaca