Asia's nuclear nemeses

Asia's nuclear nemeses

Author: S Paul Kapur, Naval Postgraduate School On 3 June 2018, India conducted the sixth test of its Agni V intermediate-range ballistic missile. The launch reportedly brought the weapon one test away from eligibility for induction into India’s Strategic Forces Command. With a range of 5000 kilometres, the nuclear-capable Agni V can strike targets across […]

Halo devs not working on battle royale mode for Infinite

Halo devs not working on battle royale mode for Infinite

Enlarge / Don’t expect this to be the setting for a survival-style battle on an ever-shrinking map anytime soon. The stratospheric success of games like Fortnite and Playerunknown’s Battlegrounds in the past year has led to a wave of copycat battle royale survival games and modes. Even franchises like Call of Duty aren’t immune, with […]

How do we finance low-carbon infrastructure?

How do we finance low-carbon infrastructure?

Infrastructure and Climate Change The world’s core infrastructure—including our transport and energy systems, buildings, industry, and land-related activities—produce more than 60 percent of all greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions globally. At the same time, the world has significant infrastructure needs. From 2015-2030, approximately $90 trillion of infrastructure investment is needed, a doubling of the global capital […]

US refused visa to Palestinian officials attending UN meeting

US refused visa to Palestinian officials attending UN meeting

Six Palestinian officials who were scheduled to give a presentation at the UN office in New York have been denied visas by the US without any explanation. The officials were due to attend a high-level meeting on development yesterday to present a report on Palestinian implementation of UN goals for 2030. In their absence, Palestinian […]

Summer travel deals

Summer travel deals

Please enable Javascript to watch this video INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — The warm days of late summer are still the peak season for many destinations. But fewer crowds and great deals are out there still, if you know where to find them. We talked to travel expert Jeanenne Tornatore for the inside scoop on the best […]

Florida man dies after eating raw oysters tainted with 'flesh-eating' bacteria

Florida man dies after eating raw oysters tainted with 'flesh-eating' bacteria

A 71-year-old Florida man died after eating raw oysters contaminated with a flesh eating bacteria. The man ate oysters contaminated with Vibrio Vulnificus on July 8 and died two days later, the Florida Department of Public Health said. The name of the man or the restaurant where he ate were not released. The Centers for […]

Showers to interrupt UK heatwave before temperatures rise again

Showers to interrupt UK heatwave before temperatures rise again

Rain is set to briefly dampen the UK’s potentially record-breaking summer before temperatures rise again into the weekend. Showers are forecast to hit Northern Ireland and Scotland on Thursday afternoon and evening. They are expected to be more widespread on Friday and the Met Office has issued a yellow warning for south-east England, where slow-moving […]

Statewide Amber Alert canceled for 9-year-old Indiana boy

Statewide Amber Alert canceled for 9-year-old Indiana boy

Statewide Amber Alert canceled for 9-year-old Indiana boy  WHIO Amber Alert Issued in Indiana for 9-Year-Old Boy Believed to Be in ‘Extreme Danger’  Newsweek Statewide Amber Alert for 9-year-old boy canceled  wlfi.com Full coverage Source link

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