Markus Braun built Wirecard to “conquer the world,” but those aspirations attracted skeptics. Its accounting scandal has sent shock waves through Germany.
Lockdown, then evacuation: The pandemic and natural disasters deal a one-two punch. Around the world, people already struggling with lockdowns and social distancing are facing additional threats from natural disasters, forcing them to make an impossible choice: shelter in place or evacuate. More than three million people were whisked from their homes, but many were […]
At least one person died while several others received injuries after a residential building in Liaquat Colony in the Lyari town of Pakistan’s Karachi collapsed on Sunday night. According to media reports, bricks and pieces of the already dilapidated building had been falling since evening. The structure tilted before suddenly collapsing. (Photo: Twitter) At least one person […]
Borisj Johnson, 55, first announced he had contracted COVID-19 on March 27. (File) London: Britain Prime Minister Boris Johnson said doctors treating him for coronavirus prepared to announce his death after he was taken to intensive care. These were in his first detailed comments about his illness. “It was a tough old moment, I won’t […]