Thursday July 2-nd, 2020

Shocked? Electric eel powers aquarium's Christmas lights Shocked? Electric eel powers aquarium's Christmas lights

A system connected to his tank allowed the eel's shocks to power strands of lights on a nearby tree, resulting in rapid succession of blinking lights, according to a news release . The electricity causes the lights on the tree to blink rapidly. Whe...

London Bridge attacker was a former prisoner at Whitemoor Prison in March London Bridge attacker was a former prisoner at Whitemoor Prison in March

Lukasz grabbed a narwhal tusk off a wall, and charged at the assailant, Williamson said in a separate interview with Sky News. In a statement, they expressed their condolences to the families Jack Merritt , 25, and Saskia Jones , 23, who were kil...

Active shooter situation at NAS Pensacola Active shooter situation at NAS Pensacola

Authorities say an active shooter is dead after opening fire on multiple people Friday at the Naval Air Station in Pensacola. The station posted a message on its official Facebook page earlier saying both gates at the site are 'currently secure...

Jewish Graves in France Defaced in Fresh Wave of Anti-Semitic Attacks Jewish Graves in France Defaced in Fresh Wave of Anti-Semitic Attacks

France is opening a national office to fight against hate after 107 Jewish graves were desecrated with swastikas in eastern France. The office, which would be part of France's gendarmerie, will be charged with investigating this crime but also a...

U.S. plans major military expansion in Middle East U.S. plans major military expansion in Middle East

Iran has a military advantage over the US and its allies in the Middle East and fresh intel has emerged over the past month that Tehran is moving troops and weapons into potential positions that are of concern to the United States, reports CNN .

More than 50 polar bears overrun far-north Russian village More than 50 polar bears overrun far-north Russian village

The 56 polar bears descended near Ryrkapiy from the neighboring Cape Kozhevnikov in search of food after the walruses they fed on had left, WWF Russia said. 'There are adult bears, adolescents and mother bears with cubs of different ages'. "If th...

'Very suspicious': China questions intentions of report on bride trafficking from Pakistan 'Very suspicious': China questions intentions of report on bride trafficking from Pakistan

The list, reports say, was put together in June. The FIA busted the racket of Chinese and Pakistani nationals on charges of trafficking young women to China after marrying them. "No one is doing anything to help these girls", said one of the of...

Trump mars North Atlantic Treaty Organisation unity message Trump mars North Atlantic Treaty Organisation unity message

At the outset of NATO's 70th anniversary meeting, which was meant to promote the unity of the alliance, no one doubted President Donald Trump's ability to disrupt, and he didn't disappoint , taking his tactics to a new level. He said it was "sad"...

Nancy Pelosi Unleashes on a Sinclair Broadcasting Hack Nancy Pelosi Unleashes on a Sinclair Broadcasting Hack

White House press secretary Stephanie Grisham said immediately after Mrs Pelosi's remarks that Democrats "should be ashamed". "Sadly, but with confidence and humility, with allegiance to our founders and a heart full of love for America, today I a...

Hong Kong Chief Executive Says New US Law Impacts Business Confidence Hong Kong Chief Executive Says New US Law Impacts Business Confidence

Hong Kong has been shaken by six months of sometimes violent unrest in the biggest concern to Chinese stability since the crackdown on pro-democracy demonstrators in and around Beijing's Tiananmen Square in 1989. Lam said permissions for such port vi...

Justice done, says Hyderabad victim's family Justice done, says Hyderabad victim's family

The police took the accused to the spot to reconstruct the scene of offence they had committed on the night of November 27. In self-defence, the police opened fire on them. They allegedly punctured a tyre of the scooter and had drinks while waiting f...

Turkish parliament's foreign affairs committee endorses maritime MoU with Libya Turkish parliament's foreign affairs committee endorses maritime MoU with Libya

Since then, troop levels in Syria have fallen about 40% from around a thousand. "It will be relatively static around that number". As both leaders attended the NATO Anniversary Summit in London this week most of the speculation had focused on...

Armed Robbers, 2 Innocents Dead After UPS Truck Shootout Armed Robbers, 2 Innocents Dead After UPS Truck Shootout

The chase spanned two counties beginning in Miami-Dade county at 4:15 PM following the robbers' attempted the hit a Coral Gables jewelry store. The tactics the police used to deal with the incident have courted widespread controversy online, with s...

India cabinet approves amendments to contentious Citizenship Amendment Bill India cabinet approves amendments to contentious Citizenship Amendment Bill

The reason behind the restriction is because these areas are governed under the Sixth Schedule of the Constitution. In terms of Section 2 of the Bengal Eastern Frontier Regulations, 1873, the Inner Line Permit system is prevalent in Arunachal Pradesh...

English Broadcaster Jeremy Clarkson Lashes Out At Environmentalist Greta Thunberg Once Again English Broadcaster Jeremy Clarkson Lashes Out At Environmentalist Greta Thunberg Once Again

He added that we have been conscious of local weather change for fairly a while, and now "there's that freaky Swede operating round making all types of 'we'll die" noises, so we're all conscious of it'. During the interview, Clarkson hit out at Ms Th...

"8, 7, 6.6, 5.8, 5, 4.5 = State Of Economy": P Chidambaram

While granting the bail, the apex court said even if the allegation was related grave economic offence, it was not a rule that bail should be denied in every case since there was no such bar created in the relevant enactment passed by the legislature...

Boris Johnson Affirms Plan To Tax Facebook, Google Despite Trump Retaliation Boris Johnson Affirms Plan To Tax Facebook, Google Despite Trump Retaliation

French tax is "not against any country or company", said French finance minister Bruno Le Maire , speaking to reporters in Paris. The proposed taxes are a response to a new French law the administration says unfairly targets American tech co...

Nancy Pelosi authorises drafting of impeachment articles against Trump Nancy Pelosi authorises drafting of impeachment articles against Trump

Speaking in somber tones against a backdrop of American flags, the California Democrat said Trump undermined United States security and jeopardized the integrity of the country's elections by pressuring a foreign government for help in next year's pr...

Abu Dhabi ranks high in new expat-friendly cities survey Abu Dhabi ranks high in new expat-friendly cities survey

The top five destinations to move to were Taipei , Kuala Lumpur , Ho Chi Minh City , Singpore and Montreal . It turns out that one of the best places to live in the world is Montreal . Worst cities to live and work as an expat . An American...

Hillary Clinton: Donald Trump ‘More Shocked than Me’ on Election Night Call Hillary Clinton: Donald Trump ‘More Shocked than Me’ on Election Night Call

Hillary Clinton made an appearance on Howard Stern 's SiriusXM show, where she gave a lengthy interview about politics, her love life, and more. "And probably wouldn't be at Hamptons polo matches and parties". and I think, you know, the [former Fed...

North Korea threatens to again call Trump a ‘dotard’ North Korea threatens to again call Trump a ‘dotard’

What happens in the coming weeks will likely determine if Washington's next so-called "Christmas gift" turns out to be similarly volatile. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, who had personally supervised previous tests of the "super-large" system, ...

U.S. warship in Gulf seizes missile parts of suspected Iran origin U.S. warship in Gulf seizes missile parts of suspected Iran origin

France said on Thursday that Iran's ballistic missile activities did not conform with the Security Council resolution and called on Tehran to respect all of its obligations under that resolution. The five other parties to the deal - the UK, France, G...

Russian nationals indicted in alleged massive hacking and bank fraud scheme Russian nationals indicted in alleged massive hacking and bank fraud scheme

Once victims would click on a link in the phishing emails, it would infect the computer and allow hackers to "hijack" a computer session and pull up a prompt requesting the user's bank account information. Prosecutors said Evil Corp was to blame for ...

German spy prosecutors to take over Russian killer probe, say reports German spy prosecutors to take over Russian killer probe, say reports

German police shortly afterwards arrested the man, a 49-year-old from the Russian republic of Chechnya who has been named officially only as Vadim S. However, the investigative website Bellingcat reported on Tuesday that the man was using a fake ...

French workers strike over pension reforms French workers strike over pension reforms

Public sector workers have walked out over government plans to overhaul the retirement system. But beyond the push to preserve current pension terms, the protests also reflect "an anger and a dislike of Macron in society", Beardsley says, noting th...

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