Saturday 13 July 2019

Catch up with the last 7 days of culture, life and current affairs with UNRESERVED. Here are the week’s stories in bite-sized segments that will keep you up to date and in the know.

Here are UNRESERVED’s news highlights from the last #7days.

21/07/2019 – 27/07/2019

1. Duterte urges lawmakers to restore death penalty.

2. US$10 billion East Coast Rail Link project resumes.

3. Johnson sacks over half of the UK cabinet.

4. Cristiano Ronaldo will not face rape charges in Nevada.

5. Nissan quarterly net profit plunges, 12,500 job cuts planned.

6. Samsung to launch foldable smartphone in September.

14/07/2019 – 20/07/2019

1. WHO: Congo Ebola outbreak an emergency of global concern.

2. Death toll climbs to five after quake in eastern Indonesia.

3. Code-breaker Alan Turing to appear on new UK banknote.

4. Netflix shares slide on disappointing subscriber growth.

5. French luxury giant LVMH teams up with Stella McCartney.

6. Game of Thrones breaks record with 32 Emmy nominations.

06/07/2019 – 13/07/2019

1. Amal Clooney to join legal team of Philippine journalist Maria Ressa.

2. New Thai leader keeps junta’s powers of arbitrary detention.

3. Indonesian tennis star at Wimbledon pleads for help after courts are replaced by baseball field.

4. Last ever VW Beetle model rolls off Mexican production line.

5. Rapper Jay-Z joins cannabis business.

Related: #7DAYS June 2019