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    Saudi Designs Mobile Food App for Syrian Refugees in Lebanon and Turkey
    May20

    Saudi Designs Mobile Food App for Syrian Refugees in Lebanon and Turkey

    A Saudi relationship manager has designed a mobile app that allows food to be delivered to people in need, including Syrian refugees living in camps in Lebanon and Turkey. Western region manager Fahad bin Thabit, 34, described his YummCloud app as a “sharing economy” platform. After working with app developers from India, Ukraine and the U.S.,...

    Simona Halep beats Maria Sharapova to reach final
    May20

    Simona Halep beats Maria Sharapova to reach final

    ROME: Simona Halep profited from a miserable day on serve for Maria Sharapova to reach the Italian Open final with a 4-6, 6-1, 6-4 defeat of the five-time Grand Slam winner on Saturday. The Romanian world number one will bid for the title on Sunday against Elina Svitolina in a repeat of last year´s final won by the Ukrainian. Svitolina booked her...

    Chernobyl: History of a Tragedy by Serhii Plokhy review – death of the Soviet dream
    May20

    Chernobyl: History of a Tragedy by Serhii Plokhy review – death of the Soviet dream

    This account of the Chernobyl nuclear disaster is both moving and rigorously researchedThe first sign to the outer world that there was something wrong came at a power plant in Sweden on 28 April 1986. A chemist responsible for measuring radiation levels noticed what seemed like a malfunction: the alarm kept going off. He examined the shoe of a...

    Latvia’s Rinkēvičs calls for UN peacekeepers in Ukraine
    May20

    Latvia’s Rinkēvičs calls for UN peacekeepers in Ukraine

    Minister of Foreign Affairs, Edgars Rinkēvičs, used a visit to the United Nations 18 May 2018 in New York, to call for the deployment of UN-backed peacekeepers in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Simona Halep beats Maria Sharapova to reach final
    May20

    Simona Halep beats Maria Sharapova to reach final

    Monitoring Desk ROME: Simona Halep profited from a miserable day on serve for Maria Sharapova to reach the Italian Open final with a 4-6, 6-1, 6-4 defeat of the five-time Grand Slam winner on Saturday. The Romanian world number one will bid for the title on Sunday against Elina Svitolina in a repeat of last year´s final won by the Ukrainian....

    La Liga: Cristiano Ronaldo, Gareth Bale score in Real Madrid’d draw with Villarreal as Luca Zidane makes debut
    May20

    La Liga: Cristiano Ronaldo, Gareth Bale score in Real Madrid’d draw with Villarreal as Luca Zidane makes debut

    The draw means any hopes Real Madrid had of snatching La Liga’s runner-up spot off city rivals Atletico are ended but their attention will quickly turn to Liverpool and next weekend’s showdown in Kiev. The post La Liga: Cristiano Ronaldo, Gareth Bale score in Real Madrid’d draw with Villarreal as Luca Zidane makes debut appeared...

    John McCain’s last fight
    May20

    John McCain’s last fight

    John McCain always said he’d go down fighting, and so he has, dickering from his deathbed over CIA nominee Gina Haspel and pre-emptively uninviting President Donald Trump from his funeral, then leaving as a legacy some fierce final words for the leader of his party, who is now a political enemy. All Trump displays is “a reality-show...

    Officials say company in Cuba crash had safety complaints
    May20

    Officials say company in Cuba crash had safety complaints

    HAVANA (AP) — The Mexican charter company whose plane crashed in Havana, killing 110 people, has been the subject of two serious complaints about its crews’ performance over the last decade, according to authorities in Guyana and a retired pilot for Cuba’s national airline. The plane was barred from Guyanese airspace last year after...

    This week in science: it came from outer space
    May20

    This week in science: it came from outer space

    Carl Sagan defined the cosmos as all there ever was and all there ever will be. But we may inhabit only one “universe,” a single space-time that seems to have arisen 13.7 billion years ago by best estimates. And there are reasons to suspect our universe may be simply one of many, although how that collection might be arranged, how they originate,...

    World: Trump Jr. And other aides met with gulf emissary offering help to win election
    May19

    World: Trump Jr. And other aides met with gulf emissary offering help to win election

    WASHINGTON — Three months before the 2016 election, a small group gathered at Trump Tower to meet with Donald Trump Jr., the president’s eldest son. The meeting was convened primarily to offer help to the Trump team, and it forged relationships between the men and Trump insiders that would develop over the coming months.Past the election...