Crypto exchange Binance halts withdrawals for two hours due to a database glitch

Binance is the world’s biggest cryptocurrency exchange. SOPA images Binance temporarily suspended all crypto withdrawals on Monday morning. The world’s biggest crypto exchange said a database issue had impacted the withdrawal service. Binance has experienced outages in the past, disrupting its millions of users. Binance, the biggest crypto exchange in the world, halted withdrawals for…

Nigeria Ikoyi building collapse: Race to find survivors

Image source, AFPImage caption, It is still unclear how many people are trapped under the rubbleRescuers are searching for survivors in the wreckage of a 22-storey block that collapsed under construction in Nigeria’s largest city, Lagos.At least 10 people have died and dozens are missing.Rescue workers at the site say they have heard more voices…

‘Fortress New Zealand’ prepares to open to some COVID vaccinated travelers with shortened quarantine for foreigners in a positive sign for future tourism

New Zealand is opening quarantine-free travel for vaccinated travelers of Pacific island countries. Other vaccinated travelers arriving into New Zealand will also be able to quarantine for seven days instead of 14.  Countries like Australia and the US have been left off the quarantine-free travel list.  Loading Something is loading. New Zealand, known for its…

Meme tokens are front and center after shiba inu coin’s rally. An expert says they’re part of the evolution of finance and cannot be ignored.

Getty Images Meme coins like shiba inu and dogecoin have gained massively in the past year. What they have in common, among other things, is the community behind them, Chris Kline of Bitcoin IRA said. “They’re part of the evolution of digital finance in their own unique way,” he added. Sign up here for our…

Merriam-Webster added 455 new words to the dictionary, here are the oddest ones

Merriam-Webster added 455 new words to its dictionary. Merriam-Webster editors study the language and add new words to the dictionary every year based on their usage. The new additions are related to internet slang, the coronavirus pandemic, politics, and pop culture.  Loading Something is loading. Logophile’s rejoiced this week as Merriam-Webster added 455 new words…

COP26 bin strikes back on after pay deal rejected

Image caption, Refuse workers and street cleaners are striking for one weekA strike by refuse staff and street cleaners in Glasgow has started, as world leaders arrive for the COP26 climate summit.GMB Scotland said members in the city council’s cleansing department would be striking for the next week.The union accused the council of failing to…

T20 World Cup

Watch the key moments from India’s innings as their poor form continues with an eight-wicket defeat by New Zealand to leave them facing an early exit from the T20 World Cup.REPORT: India suffer second defeat as New Zealand storm to eight-wicket successWATCH MORE: The best clips from the men’s T20 World CupAvailable to UK users…