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Bibi’s Bible stories: How Netanyahu invokes holy scripture to justify Israel's interests

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Israel’s prime minister is a big fan of the Bible – especially when the 2,700-year-old holy book can be used to demystify Israeli policy. Netanyahu’s Bible citation while defending Trump’s Jerusalem move is the most recent example of this phenomenon. During their meeting in Sochi in August, Russian President Vladimir Putin presented Netanyahu with a Read More

Trump's legacy? 'Fake news' become Norway's words of the year

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Norway has adopted a new term into its official lexicon, inspired by the one and only Donald Trump. The phrase “fake news” has now been formally recognized by the country’s Language Council, which cited its recent “explosion.” “The word is not completely new, but its use has exploded over the last year,” language researcher Read More

New York bombing 'inspired by Islamic State'

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A man with a pipe bomb strapped to his chest caused chaos in New York after the device went off in a crowded subway tunnel near Times Square. The bomb exploded during morning rush-hour, at around 7.30am US time, in a busy passageway linking two subways underneath Port Authority terminal – the nation’s largest bus Read More

Birth of new island could offer NASA clues about life on Mars (VIDEOS)

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Published time: 11 Dec, 2017 20:55 NASA is studying an almost brand new island on Earth, to figure out where it might find life on Mars. The Tongan island, which is unofficially known as of Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha’apai, formed as recently 2015 following the violent eruption of an underwater volcano. The eruption sent a column Read More

S. Korea's arms sales jump 20% amid Pyongyang threats – study

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South Korea boosted its arms sales by more than 20 percent last year and has ambitions to become a major weapons exporter, according to a new study. It comes amid frequent ballistic missile tests by arch rival, North Korea. Research by the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI), released Monday, studied the sales of arms Read More

Hundreds of HP laptop models found to have hidden keylogging software

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Published time: 11 Dec, 2017 19:21 Edited time: 11 Dec, 2017 19:23 A security researcher has revealed that some HP laptops have hidden software which can log everything typed on its keypads. More than 460 models have been affected, dating back to 2012, according to the list released by HP. The discovery was made by Read More

Erdogan: Issue of Russian S-400 delivery to Turkey will be resolved this week

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Published time: 11 Dec, 2017 18:35 Edited time: 11 Dec, 2017 18:57 A Russian-Turkish deal on Moscow supplying Ankara with its S-400 air defense systems will be finalized this week, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said following his meeting with the Russian president in Ankara. Read More

Israel army attacks Hamas positions in Gaza after rockets launched from enclave

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Published time: 11 Dec, 2017 18:01 Edited time: 11 Dec, 2017 18:30 The Israeli military launched the attack on Palestinian positions after rockets were fired from the Gaza Strip, the IDF said. The missile attack, which the IDF (Israel Defense Forces) blamed on Hamas, happened Monday evening, according to an IDF spokesperson’s statement. There’s been Read More

Two firebombs thrown at Jewish chapel in Malmo, Sweden

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Published time: 11 Dec, 2017 18:21 Two firebombs have been found outside a chapel at the Jewish cemetery in the Swedish city of Malmo as authorities step up security at Jewish sites after an attack on the Gothenburg synagogue. The incidents follow the US recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. Swedish police is looking into Read More

Young Bollywood actress claims 'molested' on flight by another passenger's foot

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Published time: 11 Dec, 2017 17:38 A popular Indian actress has claimed she was molested by a passenger seated behind her on a plane, with the man having allegedly rubbed her back and neck with his foot. While the man has reportedly been arrested, some accused Zaira Wasim of a “publicity stunt.” The online community Read More