While Russia possesses dozens of icebreakers, including heavy types for polar duty in the Arctic and Antarctica, the US has only two such ships, among them only one heavy icebreaker, the Polar Star, with an ever-dwindling service life.
In a bizarre incident of cruelty in a town near New Delhi, two men raped a female dog and killed the animal in a beastly manner after satisfying their lust. The female dog was a mother of 5 pups and was nursing them.
The ruling was reportedly made after a review of the European Court of Justice’s opinion that the collection of personal information by Jehovah’s Witnesses during their adherents’ door-to-door proselytizing is illegal.
More than four years after the mysterious disappearance of the Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, theories are still running wild about what happened to the jet. An ex-United Airlines captain with over 53 years of flight time believes that a battery fire brought down the flight, with the pilots desperately trying to save the over 200 people on board.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Justin Trudeau gave an extensive interview to a local channel, CTV, on Sunday. In a rapid-fire-question part of it, he was asked to describe the two leaders each in one word.
Surprisingly enough, a best-selling 2019 calendar in Japanese shops does not feature the face of a Japanese actor, a pop idol, athlete, or anyone else of Japanese origin, but that of the Russian president.
The inexplicable collision involving the frigate KNM Helge Ingstad returning from NATO naval drills has set the Norwegian Navy back billions of kronor, while the Maltese-flagged and Greek-owned oil tanker is expected to return to service by the end of December.
Commenting on a photo depicting her with a 60-pound snake draped around her neck, Hosk remarked that it was a “casual day” for the model.
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