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Brazil faces worst drought in 100 years

2015/02/06

RESTRICTIONS NONE For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw Brazil is facing one of the worst droughts in its history with reservoirs running dry and power outages in many cities Inadequate water management increased urbanization and deforestation in...

Document seeking arrest of Argentine president found at dead prosecutor’s home

2015/02/04

RESTRICTIONS NONE For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw Investigators found a -page document requesting the arrest of Argentine President Cristina Fernandez at the home of the deceased prosecutor Alberto Nisman who was found dead in his apartment...

Malaysian student found dead at the side of expressway

2015/02/02

RESTRICTIONS NONE For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw A -year-old woman was found dead along the North-South Expressway near Ipoh in Malaysia on Monday according to The Star The first-year student is believed to have been killed...

Owner of drone which crashed into White House grounds comes forward

2015/01/30

RESTRICTIONS NONE For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw The owner of a radio-controlled drone which crashed the White House grounds on Monday sparking a security lockdown has claimed responsibility saying it was an accident and may face...

Mexico stops development of Chinese mall over damage to the environment

2015/01/29

RESTRICTIONS NONE For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw Mexico has halted plans for the construction of a -million Chinese megamall south of Cancun Mexico s environmental protection agency said the Dragon Mart megamall which has been underway...

No bombs found aboard U.S. airline flights threatened via Twitter

2015/01/25

Bomb threats against two U S airline flights on Saturday turned out to be a hoax after North American air defense F- fighter jets were scrambled to escort the passenger planes to their destination in Atlanta Delta Airlines flight from...

Indonesia search crew attempt to float AirAsia fuselage

2015/01/24

For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw Searchers in Indonesia recovered bodies from the fuselage of the crashed AirAsia jet on Friday a breakthrough in the search for the remaining victims An operational officer from Indonesia's National Search...

Malaysia sentences South African to death for drug trafficking

2015/01/23

A Malaysian court sentenced a South African national to death on Thursday for trafficking methamphetamine The High Court said the defendant failed to raise reasonable doubt in the prosecution s case against Deon Jacobus Alfred Cornelius who arrived in Penang...

Yemen in chaos as rebels take capital but stop short of ousting president

2015/01/21

RESTRICTIONS NONE For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw Yemen a major partner in the United States war on armed extremism is in the midst of an apparent coup as Houthi fighters from the minority Shi ite community...

Palestinian stabs seven people on Tel Aviv bus

2015/01/21

RESTRICTIONS NONE For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw A -year-old Palestinian man injured at least six commuters and a bus driver on Wednesday morning during rush hour in Tel Aviv before being shot by Israeli police The...

DEA dismantles Omaha drug ring controlled by Mexican cartel

2015/01/15

RESTRICTIONS NONE For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw The US Drug Enforcement Agency busted a methamphetamine smuggling operation in Omaha on Tuesday that has it roots in Mexico and the Sinaloa drug cartel DEA agents arrested people...

Europe launches Sentinel-1A satellite to monitor climate change

2014/04/07

The first in EU s series of earth-monitoring satellites launched aboard a Soyuz rocket from French Guiana on Thursday evening the European Space Agency said Sentinel- A is launched to a height of km above earth where it orbit around...

8.2-magnitude earthquake strikes near Chile, triggers tsunami

2014/04/02

An magnitude earthquake shook Chile on Tuesday evening sending tsunami waves to the coast where people have been asked to evacuate...

Qantas planes get too close; dodge each other mid-air over

2013/09/30

Two Qantas planes flying west of Adelaide avoided a near miss this afternoon after coming too close the Australian press reported The planes both Airbus A aircraft were travelling between Sydney and Perth in opposite directions The plane from Sydney...

Solar-powered bin to reduce trash collections

2013/08/09

A council in London is trying out a novel way to reduce the expense of emptying streetside litter bins Merton in south west London is trialling the Big Belly bin which works using solar power generated by solar panels fitted...

Shark net wall to protect beachgoers in South Africa

2013/05/03

Cape Town is developing a shark net curtain that would protect the public from an increase in shark attacks along the beach at Fish Hoek...

'Blade Runner' Oscar Pistorius explains how he killed girlfriend in affidavit (update)

2013/02/22

This animation is based on Oscar Pistorius' affidavit in which he explains that he killed girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp after mistaking her for a home intruder South African Olympic and Paralympic track star Pistorius' signed affidavit was read to a Pretoria...

Chinese man build giant tsunami pods

2012/12/18

A farmer from Qiantun village in Henan south of Beijing has built seven survival pods to save people from natural disasters such as tsunamis and earthquakes Liu Qiyuan s tsunami survival pods are built using a steel frame a waterproof...

Wind farm

2012/08/27

The world s largest rooftop wind farm has been installed on top of the Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation in Oklahoma City Eighteen V vertical axis omni-directional wind turbines were positioned on the North and South sides of the complex The...

CleanSpace One satellite designed to clean up space junk

2012/02/16

The Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne or EPFL has unveiled a satellite program dedicated to cleaning up space junk The CleanSpace One program consists of satellites with a grappling arm designed to take out space junk piece by piece making...

EU to use drones to catch cheating farmers

2012/02/09

Authorities across Europe are turning to drones in a bid to catch farmers who may be ignoring EU farming regulations or claiming illegal subsidies The drones can be used to catch offenders who have ignored regulations and felled trees or...

Man dies after swalling cocaine kidden in brother's buttocks

2011/12/14

South Carolina brothers Deangelo and Wayne Mitchell were pulled by cops for a faulty headlight and were cuffed in a police vehicle while their car was searched Deangelo who has a long rap sheet of drug-related records feared he would...

Biggest solar flare in years erupts from Sun

2011/02/17

The sun has emitted a huge solar flare that is heading towards earth NASA has warned The eruption of the X-flare the strongest kind occurred at GMT on Tuesday and was recorded by the US space agency s Solar Dynamics...
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