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Day: May 8, 2016

North Korean leader vows not to use nuclear weapons unless attacked by nuclear state
Asia, ENGLISH

North Korean leader vows not to use nuclear weapons unless attacked by nuclear state

    Kim's comments came during the second day of the ruling Workers Party Congress (WPK), where he appeared to be consolidating his grip on power. The congress announced the would be bestowing their top title on Kim, although is already the undisputed leader of the party and the country. As a responsible nuclear weapons state, our Republic will not use a nuclear weapon unless its sovereignty is encroached upon by any aggressive hostile forces with nukes, the state-run news agency, KCNA, quoted Kim as saying. And it will faithfully fulfill its obligation for non-proliferation and strive for the global denuclearization. After North Korea conducted its fourth nuclear test in January and subsequently launched a long range rocket into space, both in defiance of past United Nations ...
What does a heart attack feel like
ENGLISH, Life Style

What does a heart attack feel like

    A heart attack is a sudden and sometimes fatal occurrence of coronary thrombosis (blockage of the flow of blood to the heart, caused by a blood clot in a artery supplying to the heart), typically resulting in the death of part of a heart muscle. Since it maybe fatal in some instances, it is important to know the symptoms. In case of a heart attack, you might have: * Pain or pressure in the chest * Discomfort spreading to the back, jaw, throat, or arm * Nausea, indigestion, or heartburn * Weakness, anxiety, or shortness of breath * Fast or irregular heartbeats It is an emergency even when your symptoms are mild. So don't ignore or neglect symptoms like that since people may mix it with other symptoms.
Plane’s Perilous Journey On The High Seas
ENGLISH, United Kingdom

Plane’s Perilous Journey On The High Seas

    A decommissioned Boeing 767 is undergoing a unique journey - not by air, but by sea. The 159ft-long aircraft took to the high seas after workers spent six hours loading the giant cargo onto a barge at Ireland's Shannon Airport, in County Clare. It then sailed up an estuary and into open waters for the journey to a resort in County Sligo. Curious onlookers gathered on the shore to watch the 50-ton plane's perilous trip. The aircraft is being moved as part of a project carried out by businessman David McGowan. Mr McGowan wants to use the aircraft for a glamping - or glamour camping - resort in Enniscrone. The resort will see other modes of transportation such as buses, taxis and a train also turned into accommodation for visitors. Deirdre Whitney, property manager at Shannon...
Sadiq Khan accuses PM of taking tactics from Trump playbook
ENGLISH, United Kingdom

Sadiq Khan accuses PM of taking tactics from Trump playbook

    Sadiq Khan, the new Labour mayor of London, has launched an extraordinary attack on David Cameron and his defeated opponent, Zac Goldsmith, accusing them of trying to turn different ethnic communities against each other to stop him winning in the capital. Writing in the Observer after becoming the most powerful Muslim politician in Europe, Khan says the prime minister and Goldsmith deployed tactics “straight out of the Donald Trump playbook” – a reference to the anti-Muslim campaign of the Republican hopeful in the US. Khan wrested control of the capital from the Tories after eight years under Boris Johnson, in what turned out to be a comfortable win. He said he had hoped the campaign would focus on issues such as housing, transport and air pollution. “But David Cameron a...
Apple links up with Facebook to help you honour mom on Mother’s Day
ENGLISH, Life Style

Apple links up with Facebook to help you honour mom on Mother’s Day

    In honour of Mother's Day on Sunday, Apple has created a site that allows anyone to add a photo of their own mother to a rolling slideshow of mothers from around the world, reports Mashable. The site is Moms Shot Oni Phone and using it is as simple as most iApps. You simply visit the site, enter your first name and last initial and then add a photo of you and your mother, it said. When you're done, you're given a one-click option to post the slideshow to your Facebook account. Once it's posted to your Facebook feed, watch as a soft music bed plays and mothers from various Apple fans fade in and out of the frame just before ending with the image you uploaded and a Happy Mother's Day greeting from you to your mother. Of course, despite the sweet sentiment, as with all corpor...
Canada’s Out Of Control Fire Doubles In Size
Canada, ENGLISH

Canada’s Out Of Control Fire Doubles In Size

    A wildfire that is raging across the province of Alberta is due to become Canada's costliest natural disaster later today, after reaching the size of Warwickshire. The blaze, which has forced the evacuation of 88,000 people from the city of Fort McMurray, doubled in size on Saturday to around 494,000 acres, according to firefighters. The English county of Warwickshire is 488,000 acres. Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale warned that the situation in the parched Alberta oil sands region was "unpredictable and dangerous". Officials said the inferno is being propelled by high winds northeast towards neighbouring Saskatchewan province. The tinder-dry forests that are fuelling the fire also surround an oil sands facility, which some officials fear could be under threat. A...