Every 8th survivor of COVID-19 dies within six months after recovery

Nearly a third of recovered COVID-19 patients returned to the hospital within five months, according to a British study report. And one in eight died of complications caused by the disease during the same period, writes the New York Post. Researchers at the University of Leicester ...

The battle for borscht and the hummus war: how countries argue over national dishes

Over the past several decades, South Korea and China have repeatedly found themselves in a state of diplomatic tension. But who would have thought that this time the countries would quarrel over sauerkraut, writes the BBC. However, this is exactly what happened. Another conflict between Seoul and ...

13 people in Israel paralyzed face after COVID-19 vaccination

At least 13 Israeli citizens suffered mild facial paralysis as a side effect after being vaccinated with Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine. This was announced by the Ministry of Health, writes Hromadske. According to the department's estimates, the number of such cases may be higher. They note that everyone who has ...

12 countries of the world whose citizenship can be bought

Many people are interested in the possibility of obtaining a new (or another) citizenship, while not everyone can and wants to use such methods of legalization as marriage, business or long-term residence in the country. Forbes has compiled a list of 12 countries whose citizenship can be bought by investing ...

19 people die in Norway after COVID-23 vaccination

Twenty-three people have died in Norway within days of receiving the first dose of Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine, with 13 of them - nursing home patients - apparently associated with vaccine side effects, health officials said. Writes about this ...

A powerful earthquake hit Indonesia: dozens of people died, hundreds were injured

As a result of a strong earthquake in Indonesian Sulawesi, at least 67 people were killed and hundreds were injured, writes CNN. According to the head of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies in Indonesia, Jan Gelfand, at least 67 people have died as a result of ...

Not Georgia, but Sakartvelo: why countries change their names

In 2011, then US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton found herself in a very uncomfortable situation, which the BBC tells about. She arrived on an official visit to Myanmar, where for two decades a military dictatorship has ruled, which is now on the path of liberalization. Arrival…

COVID-19 test and isolation: the United States introduced new rules for entering the country

On January 26, 2021, new quarantine rules for foreign citizens traveling to the United States come into force. This is stated in a statement by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). All travelers will now have to submit a negative test for COVID-19, ...

CIA released thousands of secret UFO documents: where to find them

Under the Freedom of Information Act, thousands of CIA documents on Unidentified Flying Objects (UFOs) - or Unidentified Aerial Phenomena (UAPs) as the government calls them - are now available for download from the Black Vault website, which is owned by John Greenwald. Like this…

Parler: what is known about the popular social network among Trump supporters

On January 11, the social network Parler became inaccessible to its users due to the fact that the Internet giant Amazon decided to refuse to provide it with hosting. Writes about this BBC. As explained in Amazon, all because of the "calls to violence" in this social network, which positions itself as a "social network ...

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