UK: Military Training in Russian Schools Evokes Soviet Days

The return of basic military training in Russia’s secondary schools highlights an increasingly militarized atmosphere in Russia, the British Defense Ministry said Sunday in its daily intelligence update on Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. ...

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Sunday, 29 January 2023
Russian Strike Kills 3; Zelenskyy Seeks Long-Range Missiles

A Russian missile strike on a city in the eastern region of Donetsk killed at least three people Saturday as Ukrainian forces engaged Russian troops in ferocious battles in several hot spots in the east, where Moscow has been pressing it ...

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Sunday, 29 January 2023
Google’s new AI can generate music from text

Washington [US], January 28 (ANI): Researchers from American tech giant Google have created an AI that can generate minutes-long musical pieces from text prompts, and can even transform a whistled or hummed melody into other instruments, ...

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Sunday, 29 January 2023
Wearing the India jersey, the best ..., says Bala Devi

Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], January 27 (ANI): The city of Chennai is currently a true confluence of India’s best talents in women’s football — the National camps for both the Seniors and the Under-20 probables are running simultaneousl ...

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Saturday, 28 January 2023
Fresh Clashes as M23 Rebels Make Gains in East DR Congo

Goma, Democratic Republic of Congo — M23 rebels in the eastern part of the Democratic Republic of Congo clashed with soldiers and rival militias on Thursday, according to officials, who said the group’s fighters had also severed a vital ...

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Friday, 27 January 2023
11 people killed in Russian missile strike in Ukraine, US condemns

Kyiv [Ukraine], January 27 (ANI): At least 11 people have died in the Russian missile strike that hit Ukraine on Thursday, CNN reported citing the Ukrainian State Emergency Services. The strike also left 11 people injured. Most of the ...

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Friday, 27 January 2023
Spending during Thai Lunar New Year could reach $1.36 billion

BANGKOK, Thailand: Consumer spending in Thailand over the ongoing Lunar New Year period could increase 13.6 percent to $1.36 billion, which would represent a three-year high, according to the Thai Chamber of Commerce. The estimated spe ...

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Wednesday, 25 January 2023
With eye on auto industry, Wolfspeed to open chip factory in Germany

FRANKFURT, Germany: German media has reported that American power chipmaker Wolfspeed Inc is planning to build a factory in Germany, at a cost of $2.17 billion. The German auto supplier ZF will hold a minority stake in the factory, and ...

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Wednesday, 25 January 2023
Why was the Battle of Stalingrad so important

The bloodiest battle in the history of mankind decided the outcome of World War II. The German Army still maintained its strength, but the Allied powers were now in possession of the strategic initiative. 1. Collapse of the German fro ...

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Wednesday, 25 January 2023
Airbus admits changing A350 aircraft design amidst Qatar Air lawsuit

PARIS, France: Airbus has changed the design of its A350 passenger jets amid a $2 billion dispute with Qatar Airways over damage to the surface of the aircraft. The two companies have been involved in a court case revolving around the s ...

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Tuesday, 24 January 2023
Largest Siemens train contract, worth $3.25 billion, signed with India

NEW DELHI, India: Siemens has announced that it has signed the largest locomotive deal in its history, worth $3.25 billion, to supply and service freight trains in India. Under the agreement, the German engineering firm will deliver 1,2 ...

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Saturday, 21 January 2023
US investigating near-crash of jets at New York JFK

NEW YORK CITY, New York: In a statement, the US Federal Aviation Administration said it will investigate an incident involving a Delta Air Lines Boeing 737 that came to a safe stop on the John F. Kennedy International Airport runway as a ...

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Friday, 20 January 2023