NEWS DIGEST 28.08.2021: Fact check – news outlets used old visuals to report Kabul twin bomb blasts

Good morning everyone. This morning’s News Digest is based on Google News‘s Fact check section. Videos that were shared on Twitter purporting to be footage of the recent twin blasts at Kabul Karzai International Airport in Afghanistan were in fact … Continue reading NEWS DIGEST 28.08.2021: Fact check – news outlets used old visuals to report Kabul twin bomb blasts

NEWS DIGEST 15.08.2021: First goal of the UK Premier League; trucker adopts homeless cat

Happy Sunday. Your news today is sourced from Facebook. Meet the sweetest pair ever, Paul Robertson and his cat Percy who love each other more than anything. Paul is a truck drive that loves driving but it can get lonely … Continue reading NEWS DIGEST 15.08.2021: First goal of the UK Premier League; trucker adopts homeless cat

NEWS DIGEST 14.08.2021: Family remembers son killed in Cambs. speeding tragedy, other stories

Good morning. Today’s news comes from Facebook. An Ely motorist avoided jail despite admitting he killed his teenage cousin – described by his parents as “caring and selfless” – by dangerous driving. A court heard that he ignored signs about … Continue reading NEWS DIGEST 14.08.2021: Family remembers son killed in Cambs. speeding tragedy, other stories

NEWS DIGEST 08.08.2021: NASA’s Perseverance fails first Martian sample collection, other science stories

Good morning. Today’s news is from NewsNow’s Science bulletin board. NASA says that its Perseverance rover failed its first attempt to drill rock samples on Mars, an unexpected and disappointing outcome. NASA indicates that it believes future attempts will be … Continue reading NEWS DIGEST 08.08.2021: NASA’s Perseverance fails first Martian sample collection, other science stories

NEWS DIGEST 07.08.2021: Democracy, post Brexit life and the Northern Ireland Protocol

Good morning and happy weekend. Today’s News Digest comes from NewsNow‘s Brexit section. Led by Donkeys, an anti-Brexit activist group is leading a growing campaign against Sainsbury’s, as the supermarket continues to advertise during Nigel Farage’s new TV show on … Continue reading NEWS DIGEST 07.08.2021: Democracy, post Brexit life and the Northern Ireland Protocol