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Alibaba Denies ‘Partnership’ With Lolli, Highlighting Crypto Industry Pitfalls

Alibaba Group representatives have since denied the “partnership” touted by Lolli CEO Alex Adelman. The fissure revealed a common misconception in the blockchain industry. “One of Alibaba.com’s contractors hired a subcontractor who brokered an affiliate marketing program with Lolli. This was done without the knowledge of Alibaba.com,” an Alibaba spokesperson …

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Trump Defenders Sputter in First Public Impeachment Hearings

Going into yesterday’s hearing—the first public hearing in the House Intelligence Committee’s part of the Trump impeachment proceedings—Republicans held a fairly weak hand. And they did not play it well. Since the start of the Trump administration, congressional Republicans have faced plenty of hearings that might have reflected poorly on …

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China completes landing test for first Mars mission in 2020

The Mars lander undergoes a hovering-and-obstacle avoidance test at a sprawling site in Huailai, northwest of Beijing.China has successfully completed a crucial landing test in northern Hebei province in advance of a historic unmanned exploration mission to Mars next year.   China is on track to launch its Mars mission, Zhang …

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Cardi B to perform in Ghana

American rapper Cardi B is rumoured to be heading to Ghana for a concert this December. The ‘Yellow Bodak’ rapper is set to perform at the Livespot X Festival, an outdoor event, put together by a Nigerian media company Livespot360.The event will take place at the Accra Sports Stadium on Saturday, December 8, at …

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Gang forged documents to get 12 entry visas in Dubai

A gang of four people were arrested in Dubai for forging official documents to issue entry permits for 12 people under the sponsorship of Emiratis, Gulf News has learnt. Senior advocate general Ali Humaid Bin Khatem, Head of the Naturalisation and Residency Prosecution, said that four Asian men forged power of attorney …

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