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    First China-made aircraft carrier starts sea trials: State media (Updated)
    May13

    First China-made aircraft carrier starts sea trials: State media (Updated)

    BEIJING: China’s first domestically manufactured aircraft carrier started sea trials Sunday, state media said, a landmark in Beijing’s ambitious plans to modernise its navy as the Asian giant presses its claims in disputed regional waters. The carrier, known only as Type 001A, set out for the trials from a port in northeastern China...

    China’s first home-built carrier sets out for sea trials
    May13

    China’s first home-built carrier sets out for sea trials

    BEIJING: China’s first domestically developed aircraft carrier left its northeastern port to begin sea trials on Sunday, state media said, the latest milestone in the country’s efforts to modernize its military. The still-unnamed carrier was launched this time last year but since then has been undergoing fitting of weapons and other...

    Real & Atletico warm up for European finals with Liga wins
    May13

    Real & Atletico warm up for European finals with Liga wins

    Real Madrid’s Gareth Bale celebrates after scoring his side’s 2nd goal during a Spanish La Liga match between Real Madrid and Celta at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium, Madrid, Spain, on Saturday, May 12, 2018. Photo: Associated Press BARCELONA: Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid warmed up for their European finals by winning in the Spanish...

    First China-made aircraft carrier starts sea trials: state media
    May13

    First China-made aircraft carrier starts sea trials: state media

    BEIJING: China’s first domestically manufactured aircraft carrier started sea trials Sunday, state media said, a landmark in Beijing’s ambitious plans to modernise its navy as the Asian giant presses its claims in disputed regional waters. The carrier, known only as Type 001A, set out for the trials from a port in northeastern China...

    Real Madrid Routs Celta 6-0 as Gareth Bale Scores Twice
    May13

    Real Madrid Routs Celta 6-0 as Gareth Bale Scores Twice

    Gareth Bale scored twice on Saturday in Real Madrid’s 6-0 rout of Celta and could therefore qualify to start in the Champions League final in Kiev. …read more Source: Latin American Herald...

    ‘State secret’ of China unveiled: First home-built aircraft carrier sets out for sea trials
    May13

    ‘State secret’ of China unveiled: First home-built aircraft carrier sets out for sea trials

    China’s first domestically developed aircraft carrier left its northeastern port to begin sea trials on Sunday, state media said, the latest milestone in the country’s efforts to modernise its military. The still-unnamed carrier was launched this time last year but since then has been undergoing fitting of weapons and other systems...

    Israel wins Eurovision Song Contest 2018 for fourth time, winner Netta Barzilai exclaims, ‘Next time in Jerusalem!’
    May13

    Israel wins Eurovision Song Contest 2018 for fourth time, winner Netta Barzilai exclaims, ‘Next time in Jerusalem!’

    Israel’s Netta Barzilai won the Eurovision Song Contest in Lisbon on Saturday, bringing Israel its fourth victory in the glitzy pageant, watched by over 200 million people around the world, and the right to host the event next year. “Next time in Jerusalem!” Barzilai, a smiling 25-year-old live looping artist shouted after being...

    Israel Wins Eurovision Song Contest Ahead Of Cyprus, Austria
    May13

    Israel Wins Eurovision Song Contest Ahead Of Cyprus, Austria

    Israel has won the 2018 Eurovision Song Contest, beating out second-place Cyprus and third-place Austria at the annual pop-song festival seen by tens of millions of viewers around the world. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Transatlantic Commission to Focus on Election Meddling
    May13

    Transatlantic Commission to Focus on Election Meddling

    An international commission has formed to try to end meddling in elections in Western democratic nations by Russia and other autocratic countries. The Transatlantic Commission on Election Integrity (TCEI), co-chaired by former NATO Secretary-General Anders Fogh Rasmussen and former U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Michael Chertoff, held a news...

    Millions tune into Eurovision finale
    May13

    Millions tune into Eurovision finale

    Millions of fans tuned in yesterday to root for their favourite singers as the final round of the Eurovision Song Contest in Lisbon, pitting 26 countries against one another, kicked off.Ana Moura and Mariza, both well-known Portuguese fado singers, were the opening act, while Ukrainian singer Melovin was the first contestant, singing Under The...