The Somali-born lawmaker returned to her home state and was met with “welcome home” chants. The surprise greeting came after a Trump rally this week where attendees shouted to “send her back” after the president criticised her and three other congresswomen.
Image copyright Getty Images A watchdog has penalised a local authority for trialling facial recognition on high-school students in Sweden to keep track of attendance. The Swedish Data Protection Authority (DPA) fined the Skelleftea municipality 200,000 Swedish Krona (£16,800, $20,700) for flouting a privacy law. x The trial involved tracking 22 students over three weeks […]
Afridza Munandar, pictured on the Sepang grid, was aiming to win the Idemitsu Asia Talent Cup championship this weekend A promising young rider has died following a crash at Malaysia’s Sepang International Circuit. Afridza Munandar, 20, was competing in the Idemitsu Asia Talent Cup, a feeder competition for MotoGP. x The Indonesian, who was challenging […]
Image copyright Reuters Image caption A Hong Kong protester shows his appreciation of the US move China has warned the US it could take “firm counter-measures” if Washington continues to show support for pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong. The warning came after US President Donald Trump signed the Human Rights and Democracy Act into law. […]