• Thu, 18 Apr 2019 17:21
    North Korea demands Pompeo's removal from US nuclear talks
    Seoul - North Korea on Thursday demanded the removal of US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo from talks over its banned nuclear programme, hours after the isolated state claimed to have tested a new kind of weapon.
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  • Mon, 15 Apr 2019 10:33
    Disney throws down gauntlet in war on Netflix
    Washington - The battle is on. Walt Disney Co. is bringing its biggest weapons to a new streaming service, including "Star Wars" and Marvel superheroes, in what is expected to be bruising war with Netflix and others for television dominance.
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  • Thu, 11 Apr 2019 01:00
    Siren sounds on nuclear fallout in melting glaciers
    Radioactive fallout from nuclear meltdowns and weapons testing is nestled in glaciers across the world, scientists said Wednesday, warning of a potentially hazardous time bomb as rising temperatures melt the icy residue.
  • Fri, 05 Apr 2019 13:26
      Interpol red notice: global arrest system at risk of abuse
    Lyon - The red notice, the best-known weapon in the arsenal of Interpol in snaring criminals, still risks being misused by authoritarian regimes despite an overhaul of the controversial system, observers say.
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  • Thu, 07 Mar 2019 01:00
    Tree ‘fingerprinting’: a new weapon to defend forests  
    Scientists amass global database in fight against illegal logging
  • Wed, 06 Mar 2019 01:00
    What’s Burmese for ‘vagina’?
    Taught their bodies are disgusting objects, women are fighting back with a new weapon in male-dominated Myanmar
  • Sun, 24 Feb 2019 01:00
    Why China remains key player as US, North Korea meet
    North Korean leader Kim Jong Un angered historic ally Beijing in the past with his weapons tests, but relations have since improved, showing China remains a key diplomatic player as he cozies up to Donald Trump.
  • Fri, 15 Feb 2019 17:31
    Palace tells Maria Ressa: You’re abusing your power as journalist
    MANILA, Philippines — Embattled Rappler Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Maria Ressa is “weaponizing” the issue on freedom of expression against the government, Malacañang said on Friday.
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  • Wed, 30 Jan 2019 01:00
    Meet 'Miss Lambe Hoaks', the government's new antihoax weapon
    The Communications and Information Ministry has launched an online anti-hoax show in a fresh approach to counter various falsehoods masquerading as truth, especially those found floating around on social media. 
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  • Fri, 18 Jan 2019 23:21
    Two monks shot to death in an ambush in Narathiwat
    Two monks were killed while two others seriously injured after militants armed with war weapons opened fires on them at their temple in Narathiwat's Sungai Padi district on Friday night.
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  • Wed, 09 Jan 2019 18:00
    Military to be out in full display for Children’s Day
    From Thursday to Saturday, military tanks and heavy weapons will be seen on the streets of Bangkok as preparations are made to mark Children’s Day, Colonel Sirichan Nga-thong, deputy spokesperson for the National Council for Peace and Order, said on Wednesday.
  • Mon, 24 Dec 2018 13:30
    Guns examined in shaman shooting
    Police have summoned gun owners in Moo 10 village of Tambon Mae La in in Tak's Tha Song Yang district to present their weapons for inspection as they continue their investigations into the shooting of a 60-year-old shaman who was shot dead at his home on Sunday.
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  • Thu, 20 Dec 2018 01:00
    Mexico’s deadly drug war spawns a new forensic weapon: rehydration
    Jorge’s putrefied corpse would have been buried in an unmarked grave but for a rehydration technique pioneered in Mexico that allowed him to be identified by his tattoos and given the send-off his family wanted. 
  • Wed, 19 Dec 2018 07:54
    Civil rights groups call for Facebook board overhaul
    Dozens of civil rights groups on Tuesday called on Facebook to purge Mark Zuckerberg and Sheryl Sandberg from its board for blunders including "weaponizing anti-Semitism."
  • Sat, 15 Dec 2018 15:30
    Fake news vs fact in online battle for truth
    Since US President Donald Trump weaponised the term "fake news" during the 2016 presidential election campaign, the phrase has gone viral.
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