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16 Feb 19
Myanmar Informer

TOKYO — Myanmar’s army chief, who is facing international calls that he be prosecuted for genocide against the Rohingya Muslim minority, has denied any systematic army persecution and said such accusations were an insult to his country’s honor. In his first detailed interview since the Myanmar military launched a crackdown in 2017, Senior General Min […]

16 Feb 19
innovatorx

A Samsung QLED TV, Aukey USB-C Cables, and a World Wide Stereo Sale lead off Presidents’ Day Weekend’s best deals. Bookmark Kinja Deals and follow us on Twitter to never miss a deal. Today’s Best Tech Deals Samsung 49" Q6FN QLED TV | $580 | MassdropGraphic: Shep McAllister Samsung’s high-end QLED TVs get a lot […]

16 Feb 19
halfwheel

Last week was Chinese New Year. And while it’s a holiday I don’t celebrate, I coincidentally found myself smoking Davidoff’s limited edition cigar made for the holiday. This year is the year of the pig on the Chinese zodiac calendar and as the Swiss brand has done since 2012—or arguably 2011—it released a special cigar […]

16 Feb 19
HNMUN Press Corps

BY JEREMY HOLT, Le Figaro UNITED NATIONS, GENEVA: The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees convened Friday to discuss the issue of education as a tool for refugees’ well-being in their host countries. While there is significant difference among the national delegations over the responsibility of host countries to assimilate refugees into their national populations, […]

16 Feb 19
mukeshbalani.com

mukeshbalani.com | “You heard it here first…if you haven’t already heard it elsewhere”… Scientists Call for a Ban on AI-Controlled Killer Robots Killer Robots Killer robots are coming for us all. But rather than a T-1000 spewing one-liners, autonomous weapon systems like drones could end up replacing human soldiers on the battlefield entirely, given enough […]

16 Feb 19
The Page

Back to Bag End?Amazon’s first ‘Lord of the Rings’ teaser is a minimal Middle-earth mapAmazon posted a trio of tweets about the upcoming project, the first of which is an apt quote from Tolkien: “I wisely started with a map.” Amazon also released an “interactive” map of Middle-earth, but so far all you can do […]

16 Feb 19
TekkEx

Hey folks! Year is 2019 and TekkEx is back with exciting tech content to help you explore tech world in a better way. It wouldn’t be any better to be back with the biggest tech show of the year, CES which was held in january at Las Vegas this year. TVs at CES 2019 You […]

16 Feb 19
After ISIS

US Senator Lindsey Graham is seeking a way for the US to carry out its Syria policy effectively while speaking at the Munich Security Conference. “The bottom line is we can reduce our presence, but there needs to be some U.S. forces — a small percentage compared to what we have today, making sure our gains […]

16 Feb 19
Ottawa Tires

When it comes to security, it is extremely important to choose proper tires to your private autos. Our analysis reveals that folks often choose a direct replacement tire when the car is still relatively new. But as the automobile ages, shoppers become more inclined to switch to another mannequin based mostly on efficiency or worth. […]

16 Feb 19
LebFind

[ad_1] Back to Bag End?Amazon’s first ‘Lord of the Rings’ teaser is a minimal Middle-earth map Amazon posted a trio of tweets about the upcoming project, the first of which is an apt quote from Tolkien: “I wisely started with a map.” Amazon also released an “interactive” map of Middle-earth, but so far all you […]

16 Feb 19
fortshehanechronicles

I haven’t seen them in a long time, but somewhere in my parents’ house is a box of old home movies, films which were loaded on reels and mounted on a Bell and Howell projector that played them with a clacking sound. I recently discovered that the clacking sound was made by something called the […]

16 Feb 19
TL;DR Movie Reviews and Analysis

TL;DR – Every single feature of Civilization 6 (at time of posting) in one map Article – This week, well two days ago at the time of writing, the new and second expansion for Civilization VI called Gathering Storm was released. It added new Civilizations, City States, World Wonders, Natural Wonders, and most interestingly Geographical […]

16 Feb 19
Twins That Travel

Staring anxiously down the slope of the Milton Keynes Snozone, I hesitantly turned my skis into position and inched forward. It had been 15 years since I’d last skied, and my blasé teenage confidence had all but vanished. Now doing my best impersonation of Mr. Jelly, I wobbled through my first turn as my adrenaline spiked. […]

16 Feb 19
innovatorx

Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. Welcome to your weekend! We’re closing things out with a teaser from Amazon, as well as a preview of Samsung’s big Galaxy S10 reveal. Some of the highlights from last week include a Zelda remake and our review of the OnePlus 6T. Back to Bag End?Amazon’s first ‘Lord of […]

16 Feb 19
From NHS Nurse to Ski Instructor

Saint Gervais At the foot of Mont-Blanc Saint Gervais is a bustling ski resort in the Haute Savoie French Alps close to Chamonix and the foot of Mont Blanc. The famous “Voie Royale” departs from Saint-Gervais and is renowned to be the most direct access to the summit. More than 400km of ski slopes At the heart of the […]

16 Feb 19
Middle East Monitor

The new UN envoy to Syria, Geir Pedersen, said yesterday that “some serious discussions could be a door-opener to a political process that will lead to a negotiated outcome to the conflict [in Syria]”. Pederson recognised that there are serious obstacles ahead of reaching a point from which to start a political process in the […]