Friday, May 26, 2017

Turkey blocked all access to the online encyclopedia Wikipedia

Turkey has blocked all access to the online encyclopedia Wikipedia inside the country on Saturday morning. ______ Monitoring group Turkey Blocks detected the block on all language editions of the site across multiple service providers at about 8 a.m. local time. Turkey's Information and Communication Technologies Authority...

Here’s What Happens to Your Facebook Account After You Die

New policy allows one last post after your death. Facebook just made death a little less scary. Facebook announced Thursday a policy that allows you to designate a “legacy contact,” who’ll be allowed to “pin a post on your Timeline” after your death, such as...

US plan for Safe Zones in Syria was greeted with caution by Russia and Turkey

US plan for Safe Zones in Syria was greeted with caution by Russia and Turkey
The Trump administration's expressed interest in setting up safe zones for civilians in Syria was greeted Thursday with caution by Russia and Turkey, which have taken the lead in the latest peace efforts to end the Mideast country's devastating six-year war. ______ Turkey said it had...

Syria safe zones closed to US coalition jets — Russia

Jets from the US-led coalition are barred from proposed safe zones in Syria set to be created under a deal inked by Russia, Iran and Turkey, Moscow’s envoy said Friday. ______ “In terms of their actions in the de-escalation zones then from this moment these zones...

China reacts on US warship entered its waters, condemns it ‘provocative’

China has slammed the United States' first freedom of navigation (FON) exercise in the South China Sea since President Donald Trump took office. A US Navy warship sailed within 12 nautical miles of Mischief Reef, an artificial island claimed by China in the South China...

Death toll from landslides in Colombia rises to at least 154 with many people still missing

Landslides have killed at least 154 people in south-west Colombia and left many more injured, says President Juan Manuel Santos. ______ Hours of heavy rains overnight caused rivers to burst their banks, flooding homes with mud in Putumayo province. An unknown number of people are missing. One...

What, why and who killed Kim Jong Nam ? What we know

More than a week has passed since the North Korean leader's estranged half brother died in Malaysia, but what killed him, who instigated it and why are still unknown. ______ Malaysian authorities have identified several suspects in the death of Kim Jong Nam, but many questions...

10 Online Activities That Can Get You Arrested

Any of these 10 online activities could land you in jail in some part of the world Internet is an unrestricted realm for its users. It brings you latest information, allows you to share movies, images and music without any bounds, allows you to communicate...

‘Lunar Eclipse 23 March 2016’ – 4 hours and 15 minutes on Wednesday morning

The moon will undergo a penumbral lunar eclipse this week that could be visible to observers across parts of North America, Asia and the Pacific Ocean region.   By Nerti U. Qatja, @VOP_Today Source: Space.com For 4 hours and 15 minutes on Wednesday morning (March 23), at least some part of...

Israel’s Netanyahu now angry with Obama over UN vote

Israel's prime minister lashed out at President Barack Obama on Saturday, accusing him of a "shameful ambush" at the United Nations over West Bank settlements and saying he is looking forward to working with his "friend" President-elect Donald Trump. ______ JERUSALEM, Israel - Benjamin Netanyahu's comments...

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