Closure of Guantánamo prison will take longer than expected

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Closure of Guantánamo prison will take longer than expected

Thursday, December 24, 2009 The New York Times said on Wednesday that the Obama administration may not be able to close the United States military prison at Guantánamo Bay, Cuba and transfer terrorism suspects held there until 2011 at the earliest. The administration announced plans last week to acquire an under-utilized state prison in the […]

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Oil spill hits Australia’s Sunshine coastline

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Oil spill hits Australia’s Sunshine coastline

October 21st, 2018 by zJHAfA9a

Sunday, March 15, 2009 200,000 litres of oil leaked into waters off the coast of Brisbane from the Pacific Adventurer when their fuel tanks were damaged in rough seas on Wednesday. The figure is about ten times higher than the original estimate of twenty thousand litres of oil. The devastating diesel oil spill has spread […]

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Category:Education

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Category:Education

October 20th, 2018 by zJHAfA9a

This is the category for Education. See also the Education Portal. Refresh this list to see the latest articles. 23 June 2018: Algeria blocks internet across nation to prevent cheating in diploma exams 19 May 2018: Principal, teacher arrested for allegedly whipping two students late for school in Ayetoro, Nigeria 25 April 2018: India: Jammu […]

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Car crash enrages bees

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Car crash enrages bees

October 19th, 2018 by zJHAfA9a

Friday, August 4, 2006 A 16 year old girl has crashed her car into a hollow tree stirring up the fury of a swarm of bees ten miles (16km) south of Fort Wayne, Indiana. Ten people including the girl received treatment at a hospital. Jacqueline Cossairt’s SUV crashed into the tree after she lost control […]

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Science academies urge teaching of evolution

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Science academies urge teaching of evolution

October 19th, 2018 by zJHAfA9a

Thursday, June 22, 2006 The Interacademy Panel on International Issues (IAP), a global network of the world’s science academies, has released a statement urging parents and teachers to provide children with ‘the facts about the origin and evolution of life on Earth’. The statement is signed by 67 of the 92 member academies of the […]

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Pakistani Taliban threaten revenge attack after bin Laden death; CIA says retaliation is likely

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Pakistani Taliban threaten revenge attack after bin Laden death; CIA says retaliation is likely

October 18th, 2018 by zJHAfA9a

Tuesday, May 3, 2011 The Pakistani Taliban has threatened a revenge attack on the U.S. and senior Pakistani politicians after the killing of Osama bin Laden as Leon Panetta, the director of the CIA, warns al-Qaeda will “almost certainly” attempt an attack on the U.S. to avenge their leader. Though bin Laden is dead, al-Qaeda […]

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Earthquake, tsunami combo caused devastation in Pichilemu, Chile

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Earthquake, tsunami combo caused devastation in Pichilemu, Chile

October 18th, 2018 by zJHAfA9a

Thursday, March 4, 2010 Pichilemu, Chile – Last Saturday, Chile was hit by a 8.8 earthquake. Many coastal towns were also hit by a tsunami, and Pichilemu was one of them. Its inhabitants were surprised by the giant waves that destroyed the most of the costanera and that reached the city square. Pichilemu, that means […]

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Boost Up Your Personality With Weight Loss Surgery In India

October 18th, 2018 by zJHAfA9a

Get More Information Here: Khalili Center Balloon Weight Loss Surgery Cost Beverly Hills Boost up your personality with weight loss surgery in India by Mike Nicholson Do you feel low confident due to your weight which is gaining like pumpkin? If yes, then you need to pay careful attention to it as it could lead […]

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Hell Pizza condom advertisements: complaints upheld

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Hell Pizza condom advertisements: complaints upheld

October 18th, 2018 by zJHAfA9a

Wednesday, November 29, 2006 A record number of complaints, over 600, against the New Zealand restaurant chain Hell Pizza for its advertising campaign using condoms delivered via letterbox have been upheld by the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA). Family First “welcomes heavenly decision from ASA on Hells Pizza.” Hell Pizza delivered sealed foil condoms in a […]

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Adobe to Purchase Macromedia for $3.4 Billion

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Adobe to Purchase Macromedia for $3.4 Billion

October 18th, 2018 by zJHAfA9a

Monday, April 18, 2005 Adobe Systems, Inc. announced today that they will acquire Macromedia, Inc. for an estimated $3.4 billion in stock. Bruce Chizen, the chief executive officer of Adobe said that “Customers are calling for integrated software solutions that enable them to create, manage and deliver a wide range of compelling content and applications […]

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