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Iran greatest threat to world: Netanyahu

Munich Security Conference Date : February 18, 2018 Reporter : ANI Munich [Germany], Feb 18 (ANI): Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday branded Iran as the "greatest threat to world" at the Munich Security Conference (MSC). "We will never allow the rewriting of the historical truth. This is in my judgement the greatest threat in the world. Because once armed with nuclear weapons, Iran's aggression will be unchecked and will threaten the entire world," the Jerusalem Post reported. Addressing the Munich ...Full Story

POLITICS

Iran greatest threat to world: Netanyahu

Date : February 18, 2018 Reporter : ANI Munich Security Conference Munich [Germany], Feb 18 (ANI): Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday branded Iran as the "greatest threat to world" at the Munich Security Conference (MSC). "We will never allow the rewriting of the ...Full Story

BUSINESS

Most stock markets in Europe, Asia fall sharply after U.S. rout

Date : February 5, 2018 Reporter : BNN Only mainland Chinese shares showed signs of life HONG KONG — Asian and European shares fell Monday, extending global stock losses after Wall Street’s big sell off on deepening investor anxiety over rising bond yields and disappointing quarterly earnings, reports AP ...Full Story

INDUSTRY

Volkswagen tested diesel exhaust on monkeys, probe launched

Date : January 30, 2018 Reporter : BNN Experiments on monkeys FRANKFURT, Germany - In a shocking expose that emerged this week, a report revealed that Volkswagen’s diesel exhaust tests involved monkeys. According to the report, a research group funded by auto companies exposed monkeys to ...Full Story

SOCIO-CULTURE

Germany Alarmed by 'Kindergarten Jihadists'

Date : February 4, 2018 Reporter : BNN Then go behind a hut and light and run 'Put on a thick jacket," the 18-year-old son of Albanian immigrants instructed the 12-year-old German-Iraqi boy over the Internet on how to carry out a Christmas market attack last year in the Rhineland town of Ludwigshafen. ...Full Story

HISTORY

Europe-wide search launched as truck with explosives stolen

Date : January 24, 2018 Reporter : BNN Search after a truck-laden with bomb-making chemicals BRUSSELS, Belgium - Security officials and police across Europe have launched a continent-wide search after a truck-laden with bomb-making chemicals was stolen in Belgium. Reports noted that terror cops across Europe were put on an ...Full Story

HUMAN RIGHTS

Six injured in series of drive-by shootings in central Italy

Date : February 3, 2018 Reporter : BNN Horrifying murder of an 18-year-old girl MACERATA, Italy - In a series of drive-by shootings in central Italy, at least six people were injured, following which one arrest was made. According to the police, a lone gunman had targeted foreigners in the drive-by shooting ...Full Story

ENVIRONMENT

Worst rainfall in France in half a century, floods peak

Date : January 30, 2018 Reporter : BNN Worst rains in 50 years PARIS, France - As the national weather service in France declared that over the past two months, the country had witnessed its worst rains in 50 years, floodwaters in Paris threatened towns downstream. The rain-engorged River Seine ...Full Story

EDUCATION

Ambassador: Paris-Sorbonne University supports educational projects in Azerbaijan

Date : December 18, 2017 Reporter : Trend Education in Azarbaijan Baku, Azerbaijan, Dec. 18 Trend: Paris-Sorbonne University supports educational projects in Azerbaijan, French ambassador to Azerbaijan Aurelia Bouchez said in Baku Dec. 18. Bouchez made the remarks at the ceremony of awarding ...Full Story

TECHNOLOGY

Robots to take over 600k British builders' jobs in 20 years

Date : November 1, 2017 Reporter : BNN Robots and digital technology LONDON, U.K. - According to a startling new research, as the ‘fourth industrial revolution’ arrives in 2040 - nearly one in three construction jobs in the U.K. could be wiped out. Over the next two decades, robots and ...Full Story

TRAVEL

Flawless or abominable?Finnair weighs passengers at check-in

Date : November 10, 2017 Reporter : BNN To ensure safest calculations for fueling and flying planes HELSINKI, Finland - As part of its effort to analyse if the previous average height and weight of a man and woman recorded by the European Aviation Safety Agency is still valid - a Finnish airline has devised a strategy for perfection. ...Full Story

SPORTS

Bundesliga announce Bibiana Steinhaus as first female referee

Date : September 8, 2017 Reporter : BNN/ Mail 38-year-old will officiate Hertha Berlin Bibiana Steinhaus will make history in Germany on Sunday when she becomes the first woman to referee a Bundesliga game, reports the daily Mail The German football federation announced on Thursday that the 38-year-old police officer ...Full Story

ENTERTAINMENT

Berlin Film Review: ‘The Heiresses’

Date : February 16, 2018 Reporter : BNN 68th Film Festival A finely-crafted, beautifully realized debut that exquisitely balances character study with shrewd commentary on class, desire, and the lingering privileges of Paraguay’s elite. Given how many film labs were involved in the ...Full Story

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