Friday, April 26, 2019

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A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket flies through Brevard County skies in this view from Melbourne after its liftoff from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station...

We Can Now Tell a Person’s Age Range From Crime Scene Blood

A new method can quickly but accurately narrow down whether someone is an adult or a juvenile based on fluids left behind. Scientists have discovered...

Journalists arrested in Zambia for publishing allegedly classified documents

Zambian authorities have arrested two journalists and accused them of publishing classified documents, according to news reports. The Committee to Protect Journalists condemns the...

Facebook reveals 25 pages of takedown rules for hate speech and more

Facebook has never before made public the guidelines its moderators use to decide whether to remove violence, spam, harassment, self-harm, terrorism, intellectual property theft, and...

To Stop Spread Of Fake News, Facebook Drastically Limits WhatsApp

The popular Facebook-owned messaging app, WhatsApp, has imposed restrictions after the spread of fake news was blamed for causing mob killings of more than...

Five reasons why there is not a free and independent press in the UK

Britain's press is controlled by the same networks of people as run everything else. Is it really free? While most of us don't trust journalists,...

Hungarian journalist fired after abusing migrants on camera

An Internet television channel associated with Hungary's far-right Jobbik party fired a camera operator on Tuesday after images of her kicking and tripping migrants...

US offers highest-ever cybercrime reward for arrest of Russian hacker

State Department and FBI announce $3m reward for information about Evgeniy Bogachev, accused of running computer attack network  FBI assistant director for cyber security Joseph...

Somalia: Galmudug detains journalist for spreading ‘false news’

Authorities in the Somali state of Galmudug should immediately release broadcast journalist Mohamed Abdiwali Tohow without charge, the Committee to Protect Journalist said today....

US reporter held in Iran facing ‘espionage’ charges

  A Washington Post journalist detained in Iran for over eight months is accused of "espionage" and "acting against national security," the semiofficial Fars news...

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UAE to Step in to Safeguard Somaliland-UAE Security Interests

Somaliland disclosed that the issue of security dominated discussions it had held with its United Arab Emirates counterparts. "The security issue has been central to...

Somalis to Benefit from UAE-Somaliland Livestock Export Bureau

On a shuttle working visit to the United Arab Emirates mid last week, His Excellency the President of the Republic of Somaliland left for...

More Gold Than Reported Filched Out of Africa on a Regular Bases

Billions of dollars’ worth of gold is being smuggled out of Africa every year through the United Arab Emirates in the Middle East –...