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Scientists move step forward in cloning woolly mammoth:The Asahi Shimbun

Scientists move step forward in cloning woolly mammoth:The Asahi Shimbun But boffins in Japan reckon they could roam the Earth once again after making a massive breakthrough. The team experimented with what they called are "well-preserved" tissue samples from the animal's bone marrow and muscle, which allowed them to collect as many as 88 nucleus-like structures, further sewn into mouse oocytes, a cell in an ovary. [Full Article...]

Malaysia PM defends release of Indonesian in N. Korea case

Malaysia PM defends release of Indonesian in N. Korea case The Straits Times reported that Malaysia made a decision to drop the murder charge against Ms Siti after taking into account the good relations between Malaysia and Indonesia, it was revealed yesterday. "Ms Aisyah was led to believe that her actions were for a reality show". Pyongyang has denied the accusation. "Where is the principle of equality? Both of them were charged on the same evidence, ... [Full Article...]

USA pulling out remaining diplomats from Venezuela amid deteriorating conditions

USA pulling out remaining diplomats from Venezuela amid deteriorating conditions Most countries in Europe and Latin America have followed suit. The US has already imposed sanctions created to choke off Venezuelan oil sales, which are the lifeblood of the leftist government in Caracas . "The cruel attack that the USA empire carried out against the electrical system has been detected, contained and progressively reversed, thanks to the efforts of experts and Venezuelan hacker... [Full Article...]

Web inventor calls for 'fight' to protect internet on its 30th birthday

Web inventor calls for 'fight' to protect internet on its 30th birthday He said his invention mirrors humanity, the good and the bad. As the World Wide Web turns 30, take a look at how netizens are celebrating . Berners-Lee is now working with the Web Foundation on a " Contract For The Web " which, if adopted, would protect "governments, companies and citizens" from the dark side of the connected world. [Full Article...]

Bouteflika returns to Algeria as ruling elite turn on leader

Bouteflika returns to Algeria as ruling elite turn on leader Algeria's President Abdelaziz Bouteflika has said he will not seek re-election and announced the delay of the country's presidential polls amid mass protests against his re-election bid. Many shops in Algiers were closed and residents said train services had been suspended. We are against a fifth term. "The current system is unable to provide jobs", said Farid Kahil, 27, who is unemployed... [Full Article...]

John McDonnell says Labour is preparing for Government

John McDonnell says Labour is preparing for Government The Shadow Chancellor pledged that a Labour Government would deliver 50,000 Scottish jobs in the renewable energy sector including thousands in the Western Isles, Shetland and Orkney. "And that will enable us to go out there and tackle anti-Semitism in wider society". "That's a total of another 50,000 new, well-paid, unionised jobs as a result of our green industrial revolution". [Full Article...]

Nancy Pelosi: 'I'm not for impeachment,' slams Trump as 'not worth it'

Nancy Pelosi: 'I'm not for impeachment,' slams Trump as 'not worth it' To date, Pelosi has demurred on the matter, telling reporters that impeachment and even an indictment were "open questions", saying she'd like to learn the results of the special counsel Robert Mueller's report before deciding on a course of action. [Full Article...]

Parliamentary elections kick off in North Korea

Parliamentary elections kick off in North Korea Bolton declined to discuss those reports or say whether a new North Korean missile launch would scuttle engagement with the United States. Washington wants what administration officials have called a "big deal", with the complete elimination of weapons of mass destruction in return for the dropping of sanctions that have strangled the isolated North's economy. [Full Article...]

Woman gets clawed by jaguar while trying to take selfie with it

Woman gets clawed by jaguar while trying to take selfie with it Officials told AZFamily .com the unnamed woman had jumped the first of two barriers to the cat's enclosure while "attempting to take a selfie " when the animal attacked. Cellphone video showed her writhing in pain on the ground in the aftermath. They added the jaguar never left her cage and the woman was never in the animal's enclosure. [Full Article...]

Trump Weighs In On The Video Of Him Flubbing Apple CEO’s Name

Trump Weighs In On The Video Of Him Flubbing Apple CEO’s Name US President Donald Trump says he called Apple CEO Tim Cook , "Tim Cook Apple", not " Tim Apple ". Trump was subsequently ridiculed in the media and online as result of the gaffe - but now, almost one week later - he's offered an explanation on Twitter as to what was going on in that big orange head of his. [Full Article...]

Tucker Carlson refuses to apologize for unearthed audio of inappropriate comments

Tucker Carlson refuses to apologize for unearthed audio of inappropriate comments He described Hillary Clinton as "anti-penis" and said "you look at Hillary and you know in your heart that if she could castrate you, she would". "Actually, men don't need to be more sensitive", Tucker said in 2006. "It's disgusting! I think the religion is ridiculous, I think it's a cult, I think it's totally immoral". There are a lot of disgusting human beings on the airwaves at Fox News ... [Full Article...]

Met Eireann issues snow warning for entire country this weekend

Met Eireann issues snow warning for entire country this weekend This afternoon will be windy, but the gusty westerly winds will gradually decrease. Ahead of the approaching storm you can expect today's weather to be similar to Saturday in most areas only without the strong wind. After a slight reprieve in conditions expected on Monday, the wild weather is expected to make a return towards the middle of the week. The final warning is for wind affecting Wa... [Full Article...]

$77 million of cocaine seized at New York-area port

$77 million of cocaine seized at New York-area port The bust, which involved the Coast Guard, Homeland Security, the Drug Enforcement Administration, and NY police, marked the second-largest cocaine seizure at the port and the largest in 25 years . "The proliferation of illegal drugs in New York City will never be tolerated, neither by law enforcement nor by the people we serve", said NYPD Commissioner James O'Neill". [Full Article...]

Trump budget boosts military and wall but targets social services

Trump budget boosts military and wall but targets social services Lawmakers are nearly certain to ignore numerous Trump administration's proposals . But even with Republican control of Congress during the first two years of the Trump administration, deficits were on a steady march upward. To avoid steep automatic cuts in many programs, Congress and the White House must agree to lift mandatory spending caps set in a 2011 law, around the same time the president... [Full Article...]

Jacket belonging to missing backpacker Catherine Shaw found in Guatemala

Jacket belonging to missing backpacker Catherine Shaw found in Guatemala Catherine Shaw, from Witney, was staying in San Pedro La Laguna, about 50 miles west of Guatemala City, when she disappeared early last week. She has been travelling since September 2018 and had previously been in Mexico and California. [Full Article...]

LA deputies identify girl found dead in duffel bag

LA deputies identify girl found dead in duffel bag Police had previously called on the public for help in identifying her and released a sketch that featured her in the pink shirt and blue trousers she was wearing when her body was found. She enrolled her in home school so she basically was with the mother and boyfriend the whole time ...we all reached out, we called dcfs. nobody would listen'. [Full Article...]

Malaysia frees Siti Aisyah charged with with killing Kim Jong-nam

Malaysia frees Siti Aisyah charged with with killing Kim Jong-nam Prosecutors in court did not say why they were dropping charges. An Indonesian woman accused in the 2017 killing of the North Korean leader's half-brother was freed on Monday, as a Malaysian court dropped the murder charge against her in a case that drew suspicions of being a political assassination . [Full Article...]

Taliban leader Omar lived next to US Afghan base: biography

Taliban leader Omar lived next to US Afghan base: biography The book says Omar used to listen to the BBC's Pashto-language news broadcasts in the evenings, but rarely commented on developments in the outside world. bases in Afghanistan for years. The idea that Mullah Omar would stay in a country swarming with more than 140,000 US and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation troops seems unlikely, David Petraeus, a former Central Intelligence Agency director an... [Full Article...]

Whale tries to 'swallow' man shown in dramatic pictures

Whale tries to 'swallow' man shown in dramatic pictures Suddenly the whole world around me got dark and I felt enormous pressure around my waist, in the area of my weight belt. Comforting to me was the knowledge that the whale would be unable to completely swallow me into its stomach. South African dive tour operator Rainer Schimpf recalled almost being swallowed by a whale after he was mistakenly swept into its jaws during a sardine feeding frenzy ... [Full Article...]

After India, Iran piles pressure on Pakistan | iran

Iran says a Pakistani suicide bomber was behind the February 13 attack that killed 27 Revolutionary Guards in its volatile southeastern province of Sistan-Baluchistan. The decision of Prime Minister imran Khan was widely lauded by the global community and his commitment to stand with peace in the region, he said. [Full Article...]


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