WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump sent greetings on Monday to Iranians celebrating the New Year’s holiday known as Nowruz, but used the message to attack Iran’s government, particularly its powerful Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps.
PHNOM PENH (Reuters) – A Cambodian court on Tuesday suspended 10 months of a one-year jail term it handed to a British man found guilty of producing pornography in connection with a party in the town of Siem Reap, home to the ruins of Angkor Wat.
MOSCOW (Reuters) – The total number of civilians, mostly children, who have been evacuated from Syria’s besieged eastern Ghouta district since the start of a humanitarian operation has risen to 79,702, Russian defense ministry said on Tuesday.
DUBAI (Reuters) – Saudi Prince Alwaleed bin Talal, the chairman of Kingdom Holding who spent nearly three months in detention in the kingdom’s anti-corruption campaign, told Bloomberg TV that he had made an agreement with the government for his release.
Some believe President Erdogan is unwilling to tolerate a slowdown as elections loom
It comes just months after sexual assault allegations against company co-founder Harvey Weinstein.
SEOUL/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States and South Korea will resume joint military drills next month, Seoul and Washington said on Tuesday, exercises that will go ahead despite U.S. President Donald Trump’s planned meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.
BEIJING (Reuters) – Chinese President Xi Jinping warned self-ruled Taiwan on Tuesday that it will face the “punishment of history” for any attempt at separatism, offering his strongest warning yet to the island claimed by China as its sacred territory.
Metal-organic frameworks, or MOFs, could be a game changer when it comes to water filtration. This sponge-like material is capable of filtering salt and lithium out of seawater, meaning it could also be used to supply a coming lithium boom caused by smartphones and electric cars.