News Bulletin: 26/6/2015
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- PM David Cameron: it is "totally unacceptable" that migrants in Calais tried to board lorries to the UK.
- Dozen of disability protesters attempted to storm the UK House of Commons during PM’s Questions. Some where on wheelchairs.
- The Queen may have to move out of Buckingham Palace amid maintenance.
- U.S. military announced it will be sending dozens of military hardware to Europe amid Russia’s threat.
- A boiling heat wave in Pakistan killed over 1,000 people.
- Greece debt deal: What has Greece government proposed to save the country?
Finance/Business (UK vocabulary)
- Thousands of Armenians protest over government’s prices hike.
- Greece debt deal: Can Greece be saved?
- Greece debt talks. Merkel: the talks are going nowhere.
- Women's World Cup 2015: Brazil and South Korea are eliminated from the tournament.
- Baseball, bowling and surfing could become Olympic sports at the 2020 Games in Tokyo.
- Investors from U.S. and Qatar to bid $8 billion for Formula One.
- James Horner, Oscar-winning ‘Titanic’ composer, died in plane crash.
- New Spider Man revealed: Tom Holland. Welcome to the Marvel family!
- Apple Music changed its payment policy after Taylor Swift refused to stream her music for free in the three-month trial.
- Google accused of eavesdropping of its users via Chrome.
- Wireless charging is coming! Promises to be as fast as charging through a cable.
- Rumors, release date and more info about Apple Music.
This time in History
- June 26: in 1948, U.S. and British airplanes began food and supplies deliveries to Berlin with the city isolated by a Soviet Union blockade.
- June 21: in 1788, the Constitution of the United States was ratified. New Hampshire was the ninth and last necessary state to ratify the document.
- June 20: in 1975, Steven Spielberg’s movie Jaws was released. The movie then won three Oscars, for Best Film Editing, Best Original Score and Best Sound.
Images via Rehan Khan/European Pressphoto Agency
Written by MYC Bulletin Writer Polina Tikhonova
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