Taliban on the offensive in Afghanistan – NRK Urix – Foreign news and documentaries

For the first 24 hours after the United States handed over a base in Helmand province to Afghan government forces on Sunday, Afghans had to fight to maintain positions against Taliban attacks in a number of places. The change of power on Sunday is part of the American withdrawal from the country after twenty years … Read more

The world’s most famous Frenchman is still controversial, 200 years after his death – NRK Urix – Foreign news and documentaries

Should Napoleon Bonaparte be hailed as a national hero? A heroic warrior and visionary founder of institutions that still characterize France? Or was he primarily a misogynistic supporter of slavery? Napoleon is a difficult man to deal with, both for most French people and for the country’s presidents. Jacques Chirac in his time stayed far … Read more

Railway crossing collapses in Mexico – 23 confirmed dead – NRK Urix – Foreign news and documentaries

Dramatic videos show how the wagon set collapses and the train runs out on top of several cars below the transition. Medical crews and firefighters moved through the wreckage in search of survivors. – When the air became clear after all the dust, we threw ourselves around to see if anyone needed help. We heard … Read more

Claims Indian authorities did not care about the warnings – NRK Urix – Foreign news and documentaries

It’s the news agency Reuters who have interviewed the five Indian researchers. They are all part of a committee of specialists appointed by the authorities. The sample is called the Indian SARS-CoV-2 Genetics Consortium (INSACOG). Reuters has not released the identity of the researchers. At the beginning of March, the committee issued strong warnings. They … Read more

– More oppressive at home and more aggressive abroad – NRK Urix – Foreign news and documentaries

– I believe that in the long run China believes that they can and will become the most dominant country in the world, Blinken says CBS News. CBS points out that Chinese fighter jets are seen on the wings of the Pacific Ocean to a greater extent than before. Last week, President Xi Jinping unveiled … Read more

Rickshaw driver in India offers people free oxygen – NRK Urix – Foreign news and documentaries

This article is over a month old and may contain outdated advice from the authorities regarding coronary heart disease. Stay up to date in NRK’s ​​overview, or through FHIs nettsider. While hospital goes empty of oxygen, medicines and hospital beds, India’s people turn to social media in hopes of providing help to corona – infected … Read more

Two shot and killed at casino in USA – NRK Urix – Foreign news and documentaries

At a press conference just after midnight, local sheriff Kevin Pawlak said the perpetrator was shot and killed by police outside the casino. That was after he had shot around inside the casino in Green Bay and then ran out again. 10 to 30 shots fired According to the online newspaper Milwaukee Journal three people … Read more

Amazon emits more CO₂ than it captures – NRK Urix – Foreign news and documentaries

The report is written by an international research team, and is published in the journal Nature Climate Change. It claims that the rainforest emits almost 20 percent more CO₂ than it absorbs. From 2010 to 2019, the researchers believe that 16.6 billion tonnes of CO₂ were emitted from the rainforest, while it captured only 13.9 … Read more

Races over “useless” menstrual glove – NRK Urix – Foreign news and documentaries

Eugen Raimkulow and Andre Ritterswürden are the names of the two German founders who were recently in the eye of the storm. They invented a product that they thought was the solution to menstrual problems. The product is called Pinky Gloves – a pink disposable glove that you can use to take out tampons and … Read more

SpaceX with new successful landing – NRK Urix – Foreign news and documentaries

– On behalf of Nasa, we thank you for flying with SpaceX. You have earned 68 million bonus points for this flight. Those were the words from the command center in Hawthorne, Los Angeles after landing in the ocean off Florida. The vessel with the four astronauts Michael Hopkins, Victor Glover, Shannon Walker and Japanese … Read more