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Colombia to temporary halt bombing of FARC rebels

2015/03/11

RESTRICTIONS NONE For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw Colombian president Juan Manuel Santos announced his country s armed forces will halt bombing operations against FARC rebels for one month as the guerilla group has honoured its unilateral...

AirAsia X flight from Sydney to Kuala Lumpur makes emergency landing in Melbourne

2015/03/10

RESTRICTIONS NONE For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw An AirAsia X flight from Sydney to Kuala Lumpur made an emergency landing in Melbourne on Tuesday after an equipment malfunction AirAsia X Flight from Sydney to Kuala Lumpur...

NOAA announces El Nino conditions

2015/03/09

For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association NOAA announced on Thursday that El Ni o conditions have developed The NOAA has observed water temperatures in the equatorial Pacific Ocean remain C above...

Jihadists kill five in shooting attack at nightclub in Mali

2015/03/08

RESTRICTIONS NONE For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw Islamist group al-Mourabitoun on Saturday claimed responsibility for an attack on a nightclub in Mali s capital which killed five people including two Westerners earlier that morning Witnesses at...

Bangladesh accuses North Korean diplomat of smuggling gold

2015/03/07

For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw A top diplomat from the North Korean envoy to Bangladesh was caught trying to smuggle around million worth of gold into that country according to senior officials The First Secretary of...

Mummified body found on Mexico’s highest mountain

2015/03/05

RESTRICTIONS NONE For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw An expedition to recover a -year-old mummified body buried in snow on Mexico s tallest mountain is planned for early Thursday The mummified body was found by a group...

US ambassador to South Korea attacked in Seoul

2015/03/05

RESTRICTIONS NONE For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw The US ambassador to South Korea was wounded after being attacked by a razor wielding Korean man in Seoul on Thursday morning US ambassador to South Korea Mark Lippert...

Volcano Villarrica erupts in southern Chile, thousands evacuated

2015/03/03

For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw Volcano Villarrica erupted in southern Chile on Tuesday morning at about a m local time Prior to the eruption people were evacuated from their homes as a precaution On Monday officials...

Canadian pastor missing after aid trip to North Korea

2015/03/03

RESTRICTIONS NONE For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw A Canadian pastor has has disappeared after traveling to North Korea on a humanitarian mission trip in January Reverend Lim Hyeon-soo head pastor of the Toronto-based Light Korean Presbyterian...

SpaceX launches world’s first all-electric satellites on Falcon 9 rocket

2015/03/02

RESTRICTIONS NONE For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw A SpaceX Falcon rocket has successfully launched the world s first all-electric satellites which are lighter than conventional chemical-propulsion satellites and therefore cost less to launch The Falcon rocket...

North Korea, angered by drills, fires short-range missiles off coast

2015/03/02

RESTRICTIONS NONE For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw North Korea fired two short-range missiles into the sea on Monday in possible protest at the annual South Korea-U S military drill which it says is provocative and pushes...

Saharan dust fertilizes Amazon’s plants, NASA study reveals

2015/02/27

For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw The Sahara desert the world s largest desert fertilizes the Amazon rainforest also the world s largest according to atmospheric scientist Hongbin Yu the lead author of a study by NASA...

South Africa foiled planned terrorist attack, leaked documents show

2015/02/27

RESTRICTIONS NONE For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw South Africa foiled a terrorist attack possibly targeting a Jewish centre in Cape Town four years ago according to leaked State Security Agency documents obtained by Al Jazeera A...

North Korea shipping firm skirts sanctions by renaming ships: U.N. panel

2015/02/26

RESTRICTIONS NONE For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw According to a United Nations report a North Korean company has been relabeling its vessels in order to evade sanctions One North Korean shipping company Ocean Maritime Management or...

Nineteen manatees rescued from drainage pipe in Florida

2015/02/26

RESTRICTIONS NONE For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw Nineteen manatees were rescued early Tuesday morning from a storm drain at Satellite Beach Florida The manatees also known as sea cows were apparently trying to find their way...

Safety technology on new cars likely saved lives in California commuter train accident

2015/02/25

RESTRICTIONS NONE For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw Safety technology on passenger cars used by Metrolink since likely reduced casualties and saved lives in Tuesday s commuter train accident in Southern California The Los Angeles-bound commuter train...

South Korea gunman kills three before committing suicide

2015/02/25

For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw A gunman shot dead three men on Wednesday in Sejong City South Korea before turning the gun on himself The suspect reportedly took two hunting rifles from a police station in...

North Korea could possess as many as 100 nuclear weapons by 2020

2015/02/25

RESTRICTIONS NONE For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw The United States is concerned about North Korea's nuclear weapons program after a think tank predicted Pyongyang could have up to nuclear weapons within the next five years Experts...

US Coast Guard rescue Aussie father and son from stricken boat

2015/02/17

RESTRICTIONS NONE For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw An Australian father and his son were rescued by the United States Coast Guard after they experienced an equipment failure on their boat in the Atlantic Ocean during a...

Scientists discover Earth’s inner-inner core

2015/02/13

Scientists from China and United States have discovered that the Earth s inner core has another core at its centre A research team led by University of Illinois geology professor Xiaodong Song gathered readings of seismic waves that resonate in...

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...

NASA launches SMAP satellite to study moisture levels in soil

2015/02/03

RESTRICTIONS NONE For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw NASA successfully launched a satellite on a Delta II rocket from Vandenberg Air Force base on Saturday to observe moisture levels in the earth s soil NASA s Soil...

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...

Airbus to equip jets with ejectable black boxes

2015/01/13

RESTRICTIONS NONE For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw Airbus is looking to install ejectable flight recorders on its long-haul A and A passenger jets which would make it easier to locate them in the event of a...
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