Published time: 24 Mar, 2017 13:41
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After making a lot of noise in the global MMA community with its ACB 54 event in Manchester, England, Russian promotion Absolute Championship Berkut (ACB) is making its way to the capital of Tajikistan for ACB 55 – with yet another talent-packed fight card.
Remnants of a building housing the former reactor No.4 at the Chernobyl nuclear power station as destroyed by a mysterious explosion of unknown physical nature. Note: it was a huge and a heavily reinforced building.
Comparing the 1986 Chernobyl “nuclear disaster” with the 2001 Manhattan thermo-nuclear catastrophe
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An eyewitness to the London terrorist attack says she came face-to-face with the assailant Khalid Masood after he had mown down people on Westminster Bridge. He was wielding two large knives and told her to “stay away,” she says.
Lara Jamil had just left the RT studios on Wednesday when she heard a loud bang […]
The Palestinian National Authority has been making increased efforts to attract tourists to its historical religious sites. However, earnings from tourism are still meager with the West Bank under tight Israeli control.
Watchtowers, barbed wire, and rifle-toting Israeli soldiers can’t be an attractive sight for tourists heading to Palestine to walk in the footsteps of […]
British Muslim leaders have condemned Wednesday’s terrorist attack that hit right at the heart of London as “cowardly.”
The Muslim Council of Britain spoke out against the Westminster atrocity and offered prayers for the victims of the assault, which left five dead and 50 injured.
“This attack was cowardly and depraved,” the group’s general secretary, […]
Published time: 24 Mar, 2017 12:45
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The value of the Russian ruble is set to rise for the fourth consecutive month despite a drop in oil prices of more than 10 percent. Other energy exporters have seen their currencies crash.
Investors are still lured by Russia’s high […]
According to a Spanish aid organization, more than 200 migrants might have sunk in the Mediterranean Sea off the Libyan coast.
Two pneumatical boats with migrants might have sunk in the Mediterranean Sea off the coast of Libya, the AFP news agency reported, citing Proactiva Open Arms, a Spanish aid organization. As […]
Two Syrian generals – Haidar Saleh and Ahmed Asad – have been reportedly killed in clahes against al-Qaeda militants in the northern countryisde of the city of Hama.
Hayat Tahrir al-Sham (formerly Jabhat al-Nusra, the branch of al-Qaeda in Syria) and its allies launched a large-scale offensive against government forces. Initially, Hayat Tahrir al-Sham(HTS)-led forces seized a […]
Last night, the so-called Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), predominantly consisting of the Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG), captured two more villages which had been controlled by ISIS terrorists in the eastern countryside of the terrorist group’s stronghold of Raqqah.
SDF units took control of Fatisat Bayram and Fatisat Abd Ismail. Earlier, the SDF seized Mushayrfah al-Shahnat […]
A 17-year-old Palestinian teenage boy has been killed, while three others have been wounded by the Israeli forces in the central part of the West Bank.
On Thursday evening, the Israeli forces opened fire on a passenger car, which moved near the Jelazun Palestinian refugee camp, located seven kilometers to the north […]
The Supreme Allied Commander Europe of the NATO Allied Command Operations has once again said that Moscow supports the Taliban in Afghanistan and even supplies the radical movement.
Commander of the US Forces in Europe, General Curtis Scaparrotti speaks during a news conference in Tallinn, Estonia, March 14, 2017 (Photo: Reuters / Ints Kalnins)
American warships were “harassed” by Iranian forces in the Strait of Hormuz, according to US Navy commanders, who said the Iranians had their weapons uncovered, manned, and armed. It comes amid already tense relations between Tehran and Washington.
The incident occurred on Tuesday as a US-led, five-vessel flotilla, which included the aircraft carrier ‘USS George […]
Published time: 24 Mar, 2017 12:27
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Scientists have developed a synthetic skin for prosthetic limbs which can mimic the sensory properties of human skin, in a development that could take us one step closer to the creation of artificial limbs that have a sense of touch.
The groundbreaking touch-sensitive skin, developed […]
Millions of jobs in the UK are in jeopardy because of robots taking over various sectors of the labor market.
According to the latest report on the impact of automation on the UK’s labor force, up to 10 million jobs are at risk of being replaced by machines within 15 years.
Individuals and organizations from the world of sport have joined in paying tribute to the victims of Wednesday’s terrorist attack in central London, including the football club supported by a police officer killed in the incident.
Five people died, including the attacker, and dozens more were injured when Khalid Masood rammed a car into pedestrians […]