Saturday, October 19, 2019

Europe General

Canada’s population rose to 37.5 million

Canada's population rose to a record 37,589,262 in July, up 531,497 from the same date in 2018, according to Statistics of Canada. The Canadian Federal Agency attributed the large increase in the population to the flow of migrations to the...

Finland: One dead, 10 injured in a sword attack in Kuopio college

Finland: A man armed with a sword attacked a student at a vocational college in Kuopio city, killing one victim and injuring 10 others, including a police officer. Witnesses said a youth with a sword rushed into a classroom. Police have...

Prince Harry calls for an end to greed and selfishness for the environment

Britain's Prince Harry, during a visit to a national park in Malawi, on Monday called for increased efforts by the world to protect the environment from greed, indifference and selfishness. Prince Harry, whose four-nation tour of Africa, saw anti-poaching training...

Google will make adjustments to feature news reports in France

Google has said it will make a slight adjustment to how it features news reports in France, but will not pay license fees to publishers when the country applies new EU copyright rules. The US technology giant said on Wednesday...

French police arrest 90 demonstrators during Yellow Vest protests

French police on Saturday arrested 90 protesters and fired tear gas during protests called for by the "yellow Vest", Russia Today reported. The French authorities announced the deployment of 7,500 police on Saturday in Paris in preparation for a new...

Belgian F-16 crashed near french base, pilot miraculously unhurt despite being trapped in high voltage line

A Belgian F-16 fighter jet has crashed in the city of Morbihan in France, pilot miraculously remain unhurt despite being trapped in high voltage line. The Belgian newspaper La Libre reported. According to the newspaper, the incident occurred during a...

Two killed after a Spanish Air Force training plane crashes into the sea

A light military plane crashed into the sea off the southeastern coast of the country on Wednesday, killing the pilot and one of the trainees, the Spanish Air Force said. The Pian-powered jet engine crashed near La Manga weeks after...

Spanish Civil Guard dismantles drug trafficking network

The Spanish Civil Guard announced on Sunday the dismantling of a large drug smuggling network in the south of the country, led by a hidden Moroccan with the title Messi of hashish, the Spanish media reported. Since the start of...

Evangelical Church EKD buys ship for refugees rescue

The Evangelical Church of Germany(EKD) intensifies its commitment to rescue the refugees. The Council of the Evangelische Kirche in Deutschland (EKD) decided to buy a ship to rescue refugees in the Mediterranean, as the chairman Heinrich Bedford-Strohm announced in...

Netherlands: Several people injured in a shooting incident in Dordrecht

Several people were shot in a "very serious incident" in the Dutch city of Dordrecht on Monday evening, Dutch officials said. Details of the incident were not immediately available and it was not clear if they had been killed. Dordrecht mayor...

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Does Turkey get what Erdogan wants?

Turkey had long vainly campaigned for the establishment of a "security zone" along its border with Syria. The agreement...

Scientists propose a new type of battery operated by artificial crystals

Scientists of the University of St. Petersburg, together with their foreign colleagues, have proposed a new type of battery operated by artificial crystals, an...

Olaf Schulz: Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency should be banned

German Finance Minister Olaf Schulz on Friday renewed his criticism of Facebook's plans to launch its cryptocurrencies, Libra, and said a new world currency...

The British royal couple brought back memories of Princess Diana in Pakistan

The Duchess of Cambridge, Kate Middleton spoke with CNN in Lahore, Pakistan on Thursday, where the royal couple were visiting a village SOS for...

Johnson: We have a great new deal that puts us in control

Boris Johnson said on twitter: "We have a great new deal that puts us in control, now Parliament should finish Brexit on Saturday, so...