Bonfires are traditionally set alight on August 15 in some nationalist areas of Derry to mark the Catholic feast day of the Assumption, but nationalist and republican politicians alike have criticized the practice, saying it causes disruption to local residents.
Kim Jong-nam, Korean leader Kim-Jong-un’s half-brother, was allegedly killed in Malaysia in February 2017 by a nerve agent used by two women. They later pleaded not guilty, stressing they thought it was a part of a reality TV show.
ANKARA (Sputnik) - Relations between Turkey and the European Union have begun normalizing, and Ankara is determined to step up the visa liberalization dialogue with the bloc, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said amid recently exacerbated Ankara-Washington tensions.
In the animal kingdom, a predator can never relax because in the blink of an eye a hunter could easily become the hunted, killed by some tiny and “harmless” creature. There is no exception to this rule, even if the predator is venomous and fast.
The incident comes just a day after a deadly explosion at an educational center in the western part of the Afghan capital killed up to 34 people, injuring about 67 more, with most of the victims being students.
According to new research published online in the medical journal Thorax; E-cigarette vapour is found to boost the production of inflammatory chemicals and disables key protective cells in the lung, which would normally keep the air spaces clear of harmful particles.
An antitrust regulator in Japan is probing US tech giant Apple on suspicion of unfair trade practices for allegedly forcing its rival to withdraw from a game platform, Nikkei reported Thursday. The Fair Trade Commission was informed last fall about the iPhone maker’s anti-competitive behavior towards Yahoo Japan.
A musician who was going to do a collaboration with Elon Musk’s girlfriend, Canadian singer-songwriter Grimes, says that she was stonewalled from doing just that because Grimes was coddling Musk “for being too stupid to know not to go on Twitter while on acid.”
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