Day: March 7, 2019

NSA kills phone spying program exposed by Snowden… to replace it with something better?Big Brother

NSA kills phone spying program exposed by Snowden… to replace it with something better?

The National Security Agency has reportedly ended the intrusive spying program that combs through Americans’ calls and texts and won’t
Residents in US city fear pollution spike after China bans waste importsInteresting News

Residents in US city fear pollution spike after China bans waste imports

Beijing’s move to crack down on waste imports may be part of the ongoing trade war with Washington, RT has
Russian telecom giant to pay huge US fine to settle corruption case in UzbekistanRandom News

Russian telecom giant to pay huge US fine to settle corruption case in Uzbekistan

Russia’s largest mobile operator MTS has agreed to pay $850 million in fines to resolve US federal charges over alleged
Bezos, Bloomberg and Gates back revolutionary exploration techScience & Space

Bezos, Bloomberg and Gates back revolutionary exploration tech

A new startup backed by several tech heavyweights is using revolutionary big data analytics to find new, ethical cobalt deposits
US puts foreign financial institutions on notice of sanctions if they deal with MaduroInteresting News

US puts foreign financial institutions on notice of sanctions if they deal with Maduro

Washington has warned foreign financial institutions that they might face repercussions if they facilitate transactions that benefit the government of
Yemeni parents forced to ‘sell’ young daughters for foodMore News

Yemeni parents forced to ‘sell’ young daughters for food

With the bloody conflict in Yemen raging on, desperate parents choose to make their daughters child brides, feeling it is
UN human rights rep demands ‘full investigation’ on France’s ‘excessive force’ against Yellow VestsMore News

UN human rights rep demands ‘full investigation’ on France’s ‘excessive force’ against Yellow Vests

UN human rights chief Michelle Bachelet has called for a full investigation into reports of excessive use of force by
‘We don’t have gay people in our country,’ claims Malaysian ministerRandom News

‘We don’t have gay people in our country,’ claims Malaysian minister

Malaysia’s tourism, arts and culture minister has revealed to German media that he doesn’t think there are any gay people