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Kazakhstan marks anniversary of nuclear test site closure

Soviet Union conducted a nuclear test again. Today marks the 20th anniversary of the shutting down of the Semipalatinsk nuclear test site by Kazakhstan where the Soviet Union conducted more than 450 tests with a cumulative power output equal to 2,500 Hiroshima bombs, Kazakh Ambassador to Jordan Bulat Sarsenbayev said. Interviewed by The Jordan Times […]

August 29th, 2011 | Posted in World | Read More »

US expands human trafficking blacklist to 23

United States again expanded its network . The Obama administration on Monday nearly doubled the number of countries that may face U.S. sanctions for not doing enough to combat human trafficking, calling on those and other nations to get serious and take tough steps to eradicate the lucrative illicit practice. In its annual Trafficking in […]

August 28th, 2011 | Posted in World | Read More »

Egyptian government bans export of palm leaves to Israel

Egypt’s Agriculture Ministry has announced a ban on the export of palm leaves to Israel starting this year and for the coming two years, a decision that some news reports have linked with recent violence along the Egyptian border with Israel in the past week. Tensions have been high between the Israeli and Egyptian governments […]

August 28th, 2011 | Posted in Business,Food,Health,World | Read More »

42 children killed in Bangladesh bus crash

A vehicle packed with schoolchildren returning home from a soccer tournament crashed into a canal in south-eastern Bangladesh, killing at least 42, a police official said. About 60 children between ages 8 and 12 were on the vehicle that crashed, and the death toll may rise as more bodies are feared trapped inside the sunken […]

August 28th, 2011 | Posted in World | Read More »

Obama: It appears that Hurricane Irene is a historic

President Barack Obama on Friday warned people living in areas where it awaits the arrival of Hurricane Irene to prepare for the worst and take precautions immediately. “No wait, do not delay,” Bush said, while indicating that it looks like it will be a Hurricane Irene “historic.” He also urged residents to evacuate if the […]

August 27th, 2011 | Posted in Featured | Read More »

Radiation plant in Japan is equivalent to 168 Hiroshima bombs

The amount of radioactive cesium has leaked from the nuclear plant hit by a tsunami is roughly equivalent to 168 atomic bombs dropped on Hiroshima, the agency said on Friday nuclear Japan. The Agency for Nuclear and Industrial Safety provided the calculation at the request of a parliamentary panel, but noted that a simple comparison […]

August 27th, 2011 | Posted in Technology | Read More »

British PM recalls parliament, boosts police to 16,000 as London riots enter 3rd day

British PM recalls parliament, boosts police to 16,000 as London riots enter 3rd day Britain’s parliament has been recalled from its summer holidays for a special debate on the riots that have swept London and other major cities, Prime Minister David Cameron said Tuesday. “My office this morning has spoken to the Speaker of the […]

August 25th, 2011 | Posted in Blog | Read More »

Endangered the fragile truce between Hamas and Israel

Attacks from Gaza and Israeli replica left three Palestinians dead on Wednesday. Less than a week initiated the latest escalation of violence between Israel and Palestinian militant groups in Gaza, it seems that the ceasefire declared last Sunday never happened. In fact, even when allegedly entered into force, continued attacks and responses. But yesterday there […]

August 25th, 2011 | Posted in World | Read More »

Monster of Amstetten abusing his daughters more than 40 years

Monster Amstetten - Josef Fritzl

Austrian accused of sexually abusing his daughters more than 40 years. Josef Fritzl, 85, had beaten and abused his two daughters, now 53 and 45 years. Alois Lissl, director of Safety, told Austrian agency on suspicion of incest and abuse, which recalls the horror of so-called ‘Monster of Amstetten”, a man who kept his daughter […]

August 25th, 2011 | Posted in World | Read More »

How to Transfer Data From Your Old Hard Drive?

In order to effectively transfer a data from one Xbox 360 console to another, an individual must have an Xbox 360 console, two hard drives of Xbox, a data transfer cable and a data transfer software. In transferring the saved games and other contents from the current hard drive (the source hard drive) to another […]

August 25th, 2011 | Posted in Technology | Read More »

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