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Worldcoin Soars After Kenyan Authorities Drop Investigation: Outshines Bitcoin and Ethereum

Worldcoin Soars After Kenyan Authorities Drop Investigation: Outshines Bitcoin and Ethereum

Felix Harbour
21 Jun 2024

Worldcoin, a blockchain project by Sam Altman, saw a 7% surge after Kenya halted its investigation into the project's data practices. Trading volume surged 74% to $275 million, indicating heightened investor interest. The project had faced scrutiny for potential data misuse. Worldcoin's tokens are issued by verifying users' identities via iris scans.

South African MP Renaldo Gouws Faces Equality Court Over Alleged Hate Speech

South African MP Renaldo Gouws Faces Equality Court Over Alleged Hate Speech

Felix Harbour
20 Jun 2024

South African MP Renaldo Gouws is being taken to the Equality Court by the SA Human Rights Commission over alleged hateful comments. His party, the Democratic Alliance, has suspended him following backlash over a resurfaced video. The SAHRC considers Gouws' comments as hate speech under the Promotion of Equality and Prevention of Unfair Discrimination Act.

Croatia vs Albania UEFA Euro 2024 Live Streaming: Essential Details and Viewing Options

Croatia vs Albania UEFA Euro 2024 Live Streaming: Essential Details and Viewing Options

Felix Harbour
19 Jun 2024

The UEFA Euro 2024 sees Croatia and Albania facing off in a pivotal Group B match. Following initial losses, both teams are desperate for a win. This high-stakes game will unfold on June 19 at Hamburg's Volksparkstadion. Fans can tune into Sony Sports Network or stream via SonyLiv.

Manchester City 2024/25 Premier League Fixtures: Complete Schedule Revealed

Manchester City 2024/25 Premier League Fixtures: Complete Schedule Revealed

Felix Harbour
18 Jun 2024

Manchester City kicks off their 2024/25 Premier League title defence with an away match against Chelsea on August 18. Exciting fixtures include a Manchester Derby on December 14 and matches against top rivals like Arsenal, Liverpool, and more. Sky Sports will broadcast 128 exclusive live matches this season.

Manchester United Revive Pursuit of Dutch Sensation Xavi Simons - Transfer Rumours and Updates

Manchester United Revive Pursuit of Dutch Sensation Xavi Simons - Transfer Rumours and Updates

Felix Harbour
17 Jun 2024

Manchester United have rekindled their interest in Dutch footballer Xavi Simons, revisiting a £50m agreement from last summer. The club is also plotting a bid for Matthijs de Ligt. Elsewhere, Chelsea is considering a player swap with Crystal Palace for Michael Olise. Manchester City has set a £25m minimum fee for Joao Cancelo. English players stand to gain £14m if they clinch the Euro 2024 title. In other news, Rangers sign Hamza Igamane for £1.7m.

Heartbreaking Tales of Fatherhood and Loss in Gaza on Father’s Day

Heartbreaking Tales of Fatherhood and Loss in Gaza on Father’s Day

Felix Harbour
16 Jun 2024

This article delves into the emotional impact of the ongoing conflict in Gaza on Palestinian families, particularly focusing on fathers. The author, a diaspora Palestinian, reflects on personal grief, the profound sorrow of fellow fathers, and calls for an end to the violence and occupation. The author blends personal anecdotes with realities faced by Palestinian fathers to reveal deep emotional scars.

Toni Kroos' Stellar Euro 2024 Debut Draws Comparisons to Xavi and Iniesta

Toni Kroos' Stellar Euro 2024 Debut Draws Comparisons to Xavi and Iniesta

Felix Harbour
15 Jun 2024

Toni Kroos, Germany's seasoned midfielder, was lauded for his brilliant display against Scotland in Euro 2024's opening match. His remarkable control and vision led Germany to a 5-1 victory, with Kroos achieving a record-breaking 99% pass accuracy. His performance garnered comparisons to legends Xavi and Iniesta. Kroos, who returned from retirement for this tournament, demonstrated why he remains one of football's finest midfielders.

Germany vs Scotland: Predicted Lineups and Key Insights for UEFA EURO 2024

Germany vs Scotland: Predicted Lineups and Key Insights for UEFA EURO 2024

Felix Harbour
14 Jun 2024

Coach Julian Nagelsmann stays hopeful as Germany, despite past struggles, gets ready for their opening match against Scotland in UEFA EURO 2024. Predicted lineups reveal experienced players for both nations. The match is set to be a thrilling encounter, with Germany aiming to overcome its recent tournament woes and Scotland striving to make its mark in the competition.

South Africa Faces Rising Concerns with Second Mpox Death in a Week

South Africa Faces Rising Concerns with Second Mpox Death in a Week

Felix Harbour
13 Jun 2024

South Africa's health ministry reports a second mpox death this week. A 38-year-old man from KwaZulu-Natal succumbed to the disease, making it the second fatality in a week. The total number of cases has risen to six, all severe. Efforts include rapid deployment of Tecovirimat treatment to combat a potential outbreak.

Thomas Tuchel Drops Out of Manchester United Managerial Race after Ratcliffe Talks

Thomas Tuchel Drops Out of Manchester United Managerial Race after Ratcliffe Talks

Felix Harbour
12 Jun 2024

Thomas Tuchel has stepped back from the running for Manchester United's managerial role after discussions with Sir Jim Ratcliffe. Manchester United is currently assessing Erik ten Hag's recent performance. Other candidates like Mauricio Pochettino, Roberto De Zerbi, Thomas Frank, and Gareth Southgate are being considered. The club is keen on making the right decision without rushing.

Frenkie de Jong to Miss Euro 2024 Due to Lingering Ankle Injury

Frenkie de Jong to Miss Euro 2024 Due to Lingering Ankle Injury

Felix Harbour
11 Jun 2024

Frenkie de Jong, the talented 27-year-old midfielder from Barcelona, has been officially ruled out of the upcoming Euro 2024 due to a persistent ankle injury. Despite being named in Ronald Koeman's squad, De Jong couldn't recover in time. His absence will be felt deeply as the Netherlands prepares for a tough campaign.

Celtics' Kristaps Porzingis Aims for NBA Finals Game 3 Despite Recent Injury

Celtics' Kristaps Porzingis Aims for NBA Finals Game 3 Despite Recent Injury

Felix Harbour
10 Jun 2024

Boston Celtics center Kristaps Porzingis remains optimistic about playing in Game 3 of the NBA Finals against the Dallas Mavericks, despite suffering a minor mishap in Game 2. Porzingis has emphasized that the incident won't affect his performance. His return has been pivotal, contributing significantly to the Celtics' strong 2-0 lead in the finals.