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World’s largest iceberg could hit South Georgia within a couple of days

 - International - Dec 16 SHARE ON:

The world’s largest iceberg A68a, is moving towards British Overseas Territory, South Georgia.

This collision would threaten hundreds of species of wildlife. A68a is roughly the size of Jamaica.

The wildlife would not be hurt due to the collision, but they would be cut off from food sources.


All EU countries to start vaccinations on the same day

 - COVID-19 - Dec 16 SHARE ON:

Ursula von der Leyen who is the President of the EU Commission stated today that all EU member states will be starting the vaccination process together.

She also said that in order for the pandemic to eventually end we need to vaccinate 70% of the population and that we should do so in a united manner.


112 COVID-19 cases registered overnight with 96 recoveries

 - COVID-19 - Dec 16 SHARE ON:

Malta has registered 112 new cases of COVID-19 in the past 24 hours from 3,049 swab tests, while 96 patients have recovered. This information was announced by the official Facebook page of Malta’s Ministry for Health.

From yesterday’s cases; 15 cases were family members of previously known cases, 9 cases were contacts of positive work colleagues, 2 cases were direct contacts with other positive cases, 2 cases were from social gatherings with other positive cases.

To date, Malta has registered 11,415 COVID-19 cases in total, of which: 9,515 have recovered, 180 died and 1,719 are still active.


France Football reveals Ballon d’Or dream team

 - Sports - Dec 16 SHARE ON:

After the cancellation of the 2020 Ballon d’Or, France Football came up with a new award to take its place amidst the new pandemic climate.

France Football has finally revealed its Ballon d’Or Dream Team. Needless to say, the list is filled to the brim with football legends.

Goalkeeper: Lev Yashin, Defender: Cafu, Defender: Paolo Maldini, Defender: Franz Beckenbauer, Midfield: Pele, Midfield: Xavi, Midfield: Lothar Matthaus, Midfield: Diego Maradona, Forward: Lionel Messi, Forward: Ronaldo Nazario & Forward: Cristiano Ronaldo.


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