Monthly Archive: February 2019

Mobile carriers apply for Japan’s 5G band allocation

Mobile carriers apply for Japan's 5G band allocation

27 February 2019 – Three major mobile carriers and e-commerce operator Rakuten Inc. have applied for the allocation of a mobile phone frequency band to introduce the next-generation 5G...

EU & Arab leaders vow to boost security & migration ties

EU & Arab leaders vow to boost security & migration ties

25 February 2019 – Leaders from European Union and Arab League countries pledged to boost cooperation in the fight against terrorism and to tackle unauthorized migration at a first-ever summit...

Gucci pulls face-covering sweater after blackface flap

Gucci pulls face-covering sweater after blackface flap

08 February 2019 – Luxury fashion brand Gucci issued an apology last night and said it has discontinued the balaclava jumper, a garment whose design caused immediate backlash over its...

EU chief ponders special place in hell for some Brexiteers

EU chief ponders special place in hell for some Brexiteers

07 February 2019 – European Council President Donald Tusk took a swipe at some Brexit-backers in Britain, wondering aloud what “special place in hell” might be reserved for those who...

Patriots beat Rams 13-3 in lowest scoring Super Bowl ever

Patriots beat Rams 13-3 in lowest scoring Super Bowl ever

04 February 2019 – Defenses dominated what was supposed to be a super shootout, until Tom Brady led one classic drive to win the New England Patriots their record-tying sixth...