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 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 28.07.2021: Latest Ilford & East London news; Simone Biles out of Tokyo Olympics

Good morning everyone. Today’s news comes from Facebook. East London has experienced serious flooding over the past five years, with families forced to flee their homes after rain water swept through the area. The 999 control room of the London … Continue reading NEWS DIGEST 28.07.2021: Latest Ilford & East London news; Simone Biles out of Tokyo Olympics

NEWS DIGEST 11.07.2021: Branson & Bezos’ space adventures, UK’s NS&I gets it a bit wrong

Good morning! Today’s news comes again from Google News Business. July is a frantic month for the two billionaires Richard Branson and Jeff Bezos racing to kick off space tourism, with Richard Branson’s SpaceShipTwo set to launch on Sunday with … Continue reading NEWS DIGEST 11.07.2021: Branson & Bezos’ space adventures, UK’s NS&I gets it a bit wrong