December 14, 2017

Austria gas plant burns after deadly explosion

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From BBC A big blast has rocked a major natural gas hub in Austria, killing one person and injuring at least 18, police say. A fire followed the blast which happened around 08:45 (07:45 GMT) at the Baumgarten site, just east of the capital Vienna, near the Slovak border. On Twitter, Austrian police said the […]

4 tips for planning the perfect holiday

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From WN Everyone loves to enjoy a holiday from time to time. Getting some time off is perfect for unwinding and relaxing the mind. Following the same routine every day can get repetitive and boring. Getting a chance to visit a new place and experience new things can help in keeping the mind and the […]

Israel air drill

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8 countries took part in Israel’s largest-ever air drill — here are the impressive photos By Ben Brimelow From Business Insider The largest air drill in the Israeli Air Force’s history, “Blue Flag 2017” at the Israel’s Ouvda Air Force Base in Southern Israel concluded last week. With some 1,000 personnel from eight countries, the […]

2 charged with trafficking after 26 Nigerian women found dead

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From Freedom United Two men have been charged in Italy with human trafficking over 150 people after 26 Nigerian women were found dead while attempting to cross the Mediterranean. Suspicions have been raised that they were being trafficked for sexual exploitation and that they may have been murdered. The Guardian reports: The bodies of the […]

Libyan coast guard intercepts nearly 300 migrants east of Tripoli

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From Yahoo News TRIPOLI (Reuters) – Libya’s coastguard intercepted 299 migrants from sub-Saharan African countries on two rubber boats east of Tripoli on Tuesday, officials said. The migrants were intercepted near the town of Zliten by one of several coastguard vessels that Italy repaired and delivered to Libya earlier this year. Libya’s western shoreline is the […]

Gadget of the week

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AI can detect Alzheimer’s 10 years before symptoms show up By Mariella Moon From engadget When it comes to Alzheimer’s, early detection is crucial. Various researchers around the globe are developing ways to detect Alzheimer’s as early as possible. After all, early detection gives people the power seek treatment that can slow down the condition’s […]

A massive deal in the cannabis industry just imploded after a CEO was fired

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By Jeremy Berke From Business Insider MassRoots was set to buy CannaRegs for a $12 million stock deal announced in August. The deal imploded after MassRoots’ CEO, Isaac Dietrich, was fired. CannaRegs’ CEO, Amanda Ostrowitz, said she pulled the plug on the deal to focus on what’s best for her company. CannaRegs is pulling out […]

Discrimination by Caymanians against Caymanians

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By Leonardo Raznovich I am currently in Australia for the purpose of attending the International Bar Association annual conference, but I feel compelled to issue this press release now. I will be discussing this matter at the Conference, and you should feel free to disclose that fact in any press coverage. Press Release: The most […]

Destination of the week

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Italy is the top luxury destination for Australian travellers From Business Insider Australia Australians travellers are loving Europe, especially Italy. While it’s not that surprising considering a European backpacking trip is a pilgrimage for many Australian school leavers, this trend is based around the high-end, luxury travel segment, which you’d expect exotic, remote locations such […]

Destinations of the week

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The 23 most relaxing vacation destinations in the world Part 1 By Madeline Diamond, INSIDER From Business Insider While the whole point of taking a vacation is to unwind, there are many resorts, retreats, and even entire cities known for their focus on health, wellness, and, of course, relaxation. Via Yoga offers yoga and surf-themed […]