Austrian state plans ‘Ten Commandments’ for refugees

Refugees in Lower Austria are to be issued with "Ten Commandments of Immigration" by regional authorities. Included in the edicts is a requirement for migrants to show gratitude to the country. Authorities in Lower Austria...

WhatsApp discovers ‘targeted’ surveillance attack

Dave Lee North America technology reporter –Bbc.com Hackers were able to remotely install surveillance software on phones and other devices using a major vulnerability in messaging app WhatsApp, it has been confirmed. WhatsApp, which is owned...

Cannes Makes a Killing on the Film Festival

The Cannes film festival is not just about killings made on big-money movie deals sealed over champagne in hotel suites and on luxury yachts. It is a goldmine too for many locals in the French...

‘The best thing I’ve done’: breast reduction surgery is on the rise

By Megan Holbeck- Daily Life "The first time I saw Zoe* after the operation she looked the same, only more svelte: people ask her whether she's lost weight. "And I have: 1100 grams from my...

Exclusive: Philip Morris suspends social media campaign after Reuters exposes young ‘influencers’

Chris Kirkham (Reuters) - Cigarette maker Philip Morris International Inc has suspended a global social media marketing campaign in response to Reuters inquiries into the company’s use of young online personalities to sell its new...

Nearly all countries agree to stem flow of plastic waste into poor nations

US reportedly opposed deal, which follows concerns that villages in Indonesia, Thailand and Malaysia had ‘turned into dumpsites’ Emily Holden and agencies – The Guardian Almost all the world’s countries have agreed on a deal aimed...

Influential excrement: How life in Antarctica thrives on penguin poop

AFP- /File / Rachael Herman Braving bitter temperatures, the researchers waded through fields of animal waste -- not to mention hordes of clamoring elephant seals and gentoo, chinstrap, and Adelie penguins -- to examine the...

The Best And Worst Airlines, Airports Of 2019

US airports in general didn't fare particularly well, with the highest-rated Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport taking 34th place of 132 around the world Bloomberg -Claire Ballentine, Bloomberg Hamad International Airport, Haneda International Airport, and Athens...

Armenia recognized as world’s angriest country

The Gallup 2019 Global Emotions Report results have been published. People in more than 140 countries were asked about five negative feelings - pain, worry, sadness, stress and anger - and whether they had...

See the First Photo of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s Baby Boy

by Elise Taylor- Vogue World, meet Baby Sussex. On Wednesday, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex shared the first photo of their son. “It’s magic, it’s pretty amazing. I have the two best guys in the...

Why Harper Lee Struggled to Write Again After To Kill a Mockingbird

By Casey Cep - Time Cep is the author of Furious Hours: Murder, Fraud and the Last Trial of Harper Lee. After graduating from Harvard with a degree in English, she earned an M.Phil in...

Asia Bibi: Christian leaves Pakistan after blasphemy acquittal

Asia Bibi, a Pakistani Christian woman who spent years on death row after being convicted of blasphemy, has left the country, officials have confirmed. Her conviction was overturned last year by the Supreme Court. She was...

World alcohol consumption on the rise as China’s thirst grows

The Guardian Chinese will surpass the US for per capita intake by 2030, research shows, but Moldova claims top spot for now. The world is consuming significantly more alcohol than 30 years ago thanks in large...

Jennifer Aniston Goes Topless in SEXY Photoshoot, Sets Social Media AFIRE

Throughout her career the former "Friends" star has been viewed as a Hollywood sex symbol and style icon, with US Men's Health once giving her the number one spot in its Top 100 list...

Facebook launches European war room aimed at fighting election interference

By NEOnline | IR Social media giant Facebook has set up a European headquarters in Dublin to act as a command centre to combat against election-meddling during the 23-26 May EU elections. The new war room, which was modelled after its predecessor...

A healthy baby boy for Prince Harry and Meghan

The prince said he is “over the moon” about the birth of their first child and said more details will be shared in the coming days. Source: Associated Press LONDON: A beaming Prince Harry said he...

Emile Dillon’s quill pen information as posted on Facebook

The quill pen presented by the Armenian Society/Community of Kars to the Irish journalist Emile J. Dillon in 1895, in recognition of him having reported the Turkish massacres of the Armenians in 1894 and...

Sexual Assault In US Military Jumped 13 Per Cent In 2018: Report

Sexual assaults reported by Defense Department employees, both men and women, jumped 13 percent last year to 7,623 as compared to 2017. Agence France-Presse The report said that not only the number but the prevalence...

France, Italy mark 500th anniversary of Leonardo’s death

AFP -The Loire Valley town of Amboise will kick off festivities marking the 500th anniversary of Leonardo da Vinci's death in style on Thursday, with the French and Italian presidents topping the bill. The Florentine...

U.S. youth suicides up after Netflix show, cause unclear: study

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Suicides by young Americans rose by nearly a third in the month following the 2017 debut of popular Netflix television drama series “13 Reasons Why,” in which a teenage girl...