Cameroon would go onto reach the quarter-finals, where they were beaten by England, and returned home as heroes, no one more so than Roger Milla, their 38-year-old, snake-hipped striker who epitomised the wonder of that side. And for nine-year-old me what they did against Argentina was the hook – now I wanted as much football as I could get. And that summer I got plenty; Matthäus’s piledriver, O’Leary’s penalty, Schillaci’s eyes … Gazza’s tears. It was a feast. … [Read more...] about My favourite game: Argentina v Cameroon, 1990 World Cup
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If the UK leaves the EU before 2021 and the bloc goes ahead with its plan to scrap DST, a situation could arise in which for half the year Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland would be in different time zones. Forget hard border, soft border and customs border: this would be a “time” border. … [Read more...] about When do the clocks change around the world? And why?
But she said: “The risk of an outbreak of this type has been known for some time, while the biological security strategy seemed to have stalled. The response aspect of the strategy focuses a lot on deployment of expertise to other parts of the world. To me this emphasises the idea that we needed to be preparing to respond to outbreaks overseas, with less emphasis on what we would do once an outbreak crossed into the UK. … [Read more...] about UK strategy to address pandemic threat ‘not properly implemented’
Ron Wyden, a Democratic senator from Oregon on the Senate intelligence committee, has previously said in a letter to the US telecoms regulator that “malicious attackers” were exploiting SS7 vulnerabilities. He alleged that the Federal Communications Commission had failed to act on such warnings, and blamed the FCC chairman, Ajit Pai, for not regulating US carriers. … [Read more...] about Revealed: Saudis suspected of phone spying campaign in US
“Unfortunately, in Nuuk, domestic violence has been on the rise in recent weeks,” the health minister, Martha Abelsen, told local media. Excessive drinking by parents exposed children to dangers in the home, Greenlanders were warned. … [Read more...] about Alcohol sales banned in Greenland capital during lockdown