Here are UNRESERVED’s news highlights from the last #7days.
24/2/2020 – 28/2/2020
1. Malaysia parliament to vote on new PM amid political crisis.
2. Saudi Arabia suspends entry for pilgrims over COVID-19.
3. Major European countries affected by COVID-19.
4. Weinstein convicted of sex assault, rape in the #MeToo era.
5. Raf Simons joins Prada as co-creative director.
17/2/2020 – 21/2/2020
1. Actor Ashraf Sinclair dies age 40.
2. China virus death toll passes 1,800.
3. Former Australian PM says: MH370 suspected downed in murder-suicide.
4. HSBC axes 35,000 jobs as profits slump.
5. Kickstarter becomes first major tech firm to unionise
10/2/2020 – 14/2/2020
1. Philippines moves to shut down top broadcaster.
2. Virus death toll surges as China changes the way it counts cases.
3. Netherlands says it rejected Moscow offer for MH17 prosecution.
4. Nissan files US$90 million suit against Ghosn.
5. Parasite makes Oscars history with best picture win.
3/2/2020 – 7/2/2020
1. China Coronavirus outbreak: new cases spread to Southeast Asia.
2. US working with drug firm on new Coronavirus treatment.
3. AirAsia’s Tony Fernandes steps aside amid Airbus bribery probe.
4. UK, EU clash over vision for post-Brexit trade ties.
5. Huawei promises “Made in Europe” 5G for EU.
6. 1917 wins big at Baftas to take pole position for Oscars.
7. Hollywood legend Kirk Douglas dies at 103.