Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Posted at: May 16, 2019, 6:59 AM; last updated: May 16, 2019, 6:59 AM (IST)GLOBE TROT

Alabama passes toughest abortion ban Bill in US

Miami: The Alabama senate has passed the most restrictive abortion Bill in the United States, banning any termination of pregnancy and punishing doctors who perform the procedure with life in prison. The text, which the Republican-led senate sent to Governor Kay Ivey’s desk for signature into law, does not include exceptions in cases of rape or incest. AFP

FB tightens access to live-streaming of videos

San Francisco:  Facebook has announced it is tightening access to live streaming to prevent the rampant sharing of graphic video as took place with the Christchurch massacre. People who have broken certain rules, including those against “dangerous organisations and individuals”, will be restricted from using the Facebook Live streaming feature.  AFP

Floating bar in Caribbean Sea looking for bartender

Kingston: A floating bar in the Caribbean Sea, which is only accessible by a boat, is giving one lucky applicant the opportunity to "pull pints in one of the most Instagrammable drinking spots in the world", the media reported. According to the ad created by UK travel company Virgin Holidays, Floyd's Pelican Bar's owner Floyd Forbes has finally decided to take a break after nearly 18 years, and needs someone to fill in for him this summer, CNN reported on Tuesday. IANS


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