BEIRUT EXPLOSION

On 4 August, 2 successive explosions occurred in Beirut, the capital city of Lebanon. It was caused by the ignition of 2,750 tonnes of ammonium nitrate that had been lying unsecured in a warehouse for six years. The explosion aggravated the Lebanese’s already fuelling discontent towards their government amidst an economic crisis.

TWITTER BANS POLITICAL ADS

Twitter Bans Ads From 22 Nov onwards, Twitter will ban all political advertising worldwide amidst growing concerns over misinformation from politicians on social media. Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey explained the decision in a series of tweets. Source: Twitter He argued that the vast power…