Football: Fans are dubbing the FIFA World Cup in Qatar as the new Fyre festival after new footage emerges

Video shows general conditions of World Cup fan rooms in Qatar. Video / World Cup updates via Twitter Photos and videos emerging from inside Qatar are eerily resembling Fyre Festival and paint a bleak picture for what is to come over the next month. The small golfing nation will host the world’s greatest sporting spectacle … Read more

Covid-19: What you need to know about the new Omicron subvariant BN.1

Scientists are closely following another fast-growing coronavirus variant – the Omicron strain BN.1. Photo / NIAID Scientists are tracking what is likely to be another notable addition to New Zealand’s Omicron “subvariant soup” soon. Here’s what we know so far. What is the new sub variant? This is BN.1 – an Omicron type that, although … Read more