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    Tillerson denounces ‘Russian aggression in Ukraine and elsewhere’
    Mar31

    Tillerson denounces ‘Russian aggression in Ukraine and elsewhere’

    …read more Source: Al-Manar TV

    World Championships: Emotional Chinese win world pairs figure skating gold
    Mar31

    World Championships: Emotional Chinese win world pairs figure skating gold

    The two-time world silver medallists survived a fall to snatch gold in the free skating final at Hartwall Arena. China’s Sui Wenjing and Han Cong capped their comeback from injury by claiming a first pairs gold with a high-flying display of acrobatics at the world figure skating championships on Thursday.The two-time world silver medallists...

    Taxify eyeing Denmark following Uber’s demise
    Mar31

    Taxify eyeing Denmark following Uber’s demise

    It didn’t take long for the news of Uber pulling the plug in Denmark before other companies began swooping in to fill the vacuum. One of the companies keen to take advantage of the forthcoming gap in the market when Uber signs off for good on April 18 is Taxify, one of the fastest growing transport apps in Europe. The company told the CPH...

    Miami Open: Konta beats Venus Williams to reach final
    Mar31

    Miami Open: Konta beats Venus Williams to reach final

    The Australian-born 25-year-old broke Williams in the first game and played aggressively throughout the opening set. Britain’s Johanna Konta beat Venus Williams 6-4, 7-5 in a grueling battle Thursday to reach the WTA Miami Open final, where she will face Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark.The Australian-born 25-year-old broke Williams in the...

    Killing children on social media
    Mar31

    Killing children on social media

    A whale etched with a razor on a teenager’s arm. Source: thesun.co.uk In March, two Belarusian youngsters attempted to commit suicide while playing a ‘game’ on the popular Russian social network VK. Belarusian law enforcement services have initiated two criminal cases, connecting the suicides with a game called ‘blue...

    Tillerson To Push NATO Allies On Military Spending, Press Russia On Ukraine
    Mar31

    Tillerson To Push NATO Allies On Military Spending, Press Russia On Ukraine

    U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has arrived in Brussels to attend a March 31 NATO meeting that was rescheduled to allow him to attend. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Cargo Vessels Evade Detection, Raising Fears of Huge Trafficking Operations
    Mar31

    Cargo Vessels Evade Detection, Raising Fears of Huge Trafficking Operations

    Hundreds of ships are switching off their tracking devices and taking unexplained routes, raising concern the trafficking of arms, migrants and drugs is going undetected. Ninety percent of the world’s trade is carried by sea. Every vessel has an identification number administered by the United Nations’ International Maritime...

    230 new immigrants arrive in Israel from Ukraine
    Mar31

    230 new immigrants arrive in Israel from Ukraine

    78 families, four Holocaust survivors, and 40 children among new arrivals …read more Source: The Times of...

    Fukushima 4-year-old missing in Japan thyroid-cancer records
    Mar31

    Fukushima 4-year-old missing in Japan thyroid-cancer records

    TOKYO (AP) — A child diagnosed with thyroid cancer after the Fukushima nuclear accident is missing from government checkup records, an aid group said Friday, raising questions about the thoroughness and transparency of the screenings. Japanese authorities have said that among the 184 confirmed and suspected cases of thyroid cancer in Fukushima,...

    US top diplomat Tillerson to push NATO pay up in first talks
    Mar31

    US top diplomat Tillerson to push NATO pay up in first talks

    BRUSSELS: US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will push his NATO allies to boost defence spending, at their first talks on Friday, by warning them that the disproportionate US share is “unsustainable,” officials said. Tillerson will be the latest top US administration official to deliver that message when he meets fellow NATO foreign ministers in...