03 July 2022


Singer Ricky Martin faces restraining order in Puerto Rico (13)
A Puerto Rican judge has issued a restraining order against superstar Ricky Martin Published: July 03, 2022 09:58 AP Ricky Martin in a file photo Image Credit: AFP A judge has issued a restraining order against Puerto Rican superstar Ricky Martin, police said Saturday. The order was signed Friday, and authorities visited an upscale neighbourhood in the north coastal town of Dorado where the singer lives to
Jakobsen wins Tour de France stage 2, Van Aert takes lead (7)
Vindicates Quick-Step Alpha Vinyl team's decision to select him ahead of Cavendish Published: July 02, 2022 19:38 AFP Quick-Step Alpha Vinyl Team's Dutch rider Fabio Jakobsen celebrates as he finishes first in the 2nd stage of the 109th edition of the Tour de France cycling race, 202,2 km between Roskilde and Nyborg, in Denmark.
'They're everywhere': microplastics in oceans, air and human body (10)
PARIS, July 3, 2022 (BSS/AFP) - From ocean depths to mountain peaks, humans have littered the planet with tiny shards of plastic. We have even absorbed these microplastics into our bodies - with uncertain implications. Images of plastic pollution have become familiar: a turtle suffocated by a shopping bag, water bottles washed up on beaches, or the monstrous "Great Pacific Garbage Patch" of floating detritus.
Iga Swiatek's 37-match winning streak ends at Wimbledon (4)
AFP / Updated: Jul 2, 2022, 22:28 IST Share AA +Text SizeSmallMediumLarge ARTICLES Iga Swiatek's 37-match winning streak ends at Wimbledon Samsung Galaxy F13 is one of the best smartphone choices under 11K, here's why! Coco Gauff suffers earliest Wimbledon exit after defeat by Amanda Anisimova No place like home as Tomljanovic reaches Wimbledon last 16 Iga Swiatek.
Uruguay's tango therapy a hit with dialysis patients (8)
Author: AFP Update: 03.07.2022 03:40 Bandoneonists Abril Farolini, 22, Ramiro Hern'andez, 35, and singer Paola Larrama, 37, perform at the dialysis room in the Diaverum Center for kidney patients, as part of the Hospital Tango project, in Montevideo on June 17, 2022 / © AFP At the age of 85, Uruguayan Olga Diaz's kidneys are failing - she was beginning to despair at her bleak future, kept alive by 12 hours of dialysis per week.
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