Jeremiah Fox

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India tests nuclear-capable ICBM

<b>New Delhi (CNN) —</b> India successfully tested its most powerful nuclear-capable missile on Monday, according to the country's Defense Research and Development Organization (DRDO) and Defense Ministry.<p>The Defense Ministry said the test showed the increasing strength of the country's homemade missiles …

North Korea

Syria: Assad forces close to capturing east Aleppo

UN chief expresses ‘grave concern’ over reports of attacks on civilians, as bombardment of rebel areas by Syrian army continued nonstop on Monday<p>Residents of east Aleppo have sent out desperate messages imploring the international community to save civilians in besieged districts of the Syrian …

Leslie Jones And Colin Jost Prove That They’re Better Together On ‘SNL’

<i>Saturday Night Live</i> has produced a number of hilarious duos over the years. Chris Farley and David Spade. Mike Meyers and Dana Carvey. Tina Fey and Amy Poehler. Their golden repartee is something for current cast members to strive for and has long been what sucks viewers in every week. While they …

People are donating Legos to Ai Weiwei after the company refused his order

He was told he couldn't order Legos in bulk for a forthcoming art exhibit in Australia.<p>But that didn't stop Chinese dissident artist Ai Weiwei from …

30 places in Europe you must see in your lifetime

#Bermuda ISLAND If your idea of decorating your dorm room involves buying a new duvet cover and slapping a poster up on the wall, then think again. Bermudian-based home decorators Oneka Benn Schwartz and Louisa Freisenbruch have some better ideas for how to affordably spruce up your university digs. Read the full #RoyalGazette report at our homepage here: http://goo.gl/UcJTaU

Eritrea violating human rights on massive scale, U.N. report says

<b>(CNN) —</b> The government of Eritrea is responsible for "systematic, widespread and gross human rights violations, forcing hundreds of thousands of refugees to flee the country," according to a United Nations investigation.<p>"It is not law that rules Eritreans -- but fear," says the U.N. report.<p>The …

Money sent to Eritrea provides a vital lifeline

As a Ugandan who has been voluntarily taxing myself every month and sending money to support my family back home since I came to the UK over 20 years ago, I was disappointed to read the report that police are examining claims that the “Eritrean embassy in London uses threats and coercion to collect …

UN Report Alleges Forced Labor at Canadian-Owned Mine in Eritrea | VICE News

A UN report on human rights abuses in Eritrea has unearthed new allegations of forced labor at a Canadian-owned mine.<p>According to the report, released this week, some of the most atrocious human rights violations are happening in Eritrea, an east-African nation that's been compared to North Korea …

Eritrea, Human Rights, and Neocolonial Propaganda | Global Research - Centre for Research on Globalization

<i>The East African country of Eritrea is once again being demonized internationally as a systematic violator of human rights. The United Nations Office</i> …

A year since protests, detained asylum seekers hint at new strategy

When I meet Jack outside the “Holot” desert detention facility in southern Israel, currently home to some 1,900 asylum seekers from Sudan and …

Asylum Seekers

“The government has declared war on us”: an appeal from people suffering inside Eritrea

A rare insight into what goes on inside the “North Korea of Africa”.<p><i>Martin Plaut writes:</i> A message has been smuggled out of Eritrea calling for UN …

Eritrea blames migrant exodus on human trafficking

Eritrea has urged the UN Security Council to help bring human traffickers to justice, saying smuggling groups, not human rights abuses, were causing an exodus of migrants to Europe.<p>About 5,000 people flee Eritrea each month, according to the UNHCR, the UN refugee agency.<p>Thousands of migrants have …

It's not at war, but up to 3% of its people have fled. What is going on in Eritrea?

Adam is just 16 years old, but the events of his short life illustrate why so many Eritreans are fleeing their country. At 14, he became the oldest male member of his family still living at home, as the others had been called up for indefinite military service.<p>With no father or older brother to …

Guardian Africa series: Inside Eritrea

In 1991 Eritrea emerged from a 30-year war with neighbouring Ethiopia. For decades the small east African country had fought for its independence, and when it was finally won its 6 million people were full of hope for a bright, free future.<p>It's not at war, but up to 3% of its people have fled. What …

Africa

Tale of two Eritreans offers glimpse inside Africa's most secretive state

As thousands flee every month and reports of repression abound, two men’s diverging paths paint a more complex picture of life in Eritrea<p>Kemal and Mohammed have never met, but until recently their lives were typical of a peaceful, comfortable existence in middle-class Eritrea.<p>Idyllic childhood …

EDC: Swipe & Wipe

Declan Phone Wipe Handkerchief ($24). <br>Izola Blank Brass Comb ($30). <br>Postalco Totem Key Holder ($78). <br>M&U Co. Money Clip ($38). <br>Revisit iPhone 6 Case …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

New Arrivals<p><i>GQ</i>’s editors pick the freshest menswear, sneakers, watches and more worth your disposable income.<p>19 Photos2 days agoView …

Men's Fashion

New Retina MacBook Appears in Early Unboxing Video

With the official launch of the new ultra-slim 12-inch MacBook with Retina display still over a week away on April 10, Vietnamese site Tinhte.vn has managed to get its hands on the brand-new silver MacBook and has shared an unboxing video and photos.<p>The entirety of the video is in Vietnamese, of …

MacBook

Microsoft unveils iPad-priced $499 Surface 3 as Google shows sub $100 Chromebit HDMI stick, $149 Chromebooks

Microsoft shifted its focus when it introduced the Surface Pro 3 last year to target both the iPad <i>and</i> the MacBook, but today the company announced a more consumer level iPad-like version of its tablet simply called the Surface 3 with the same $499 starting price as the iPad Air 2.<p>Google also …

IPad Air

Video Review: Element Case's Solace Case for the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus

Element Case is a company known for making cases from premium materials, often with a premium price tag. We went hands-on with the company's Solace case for the iPhone 6 Plus in our latest video review, which is part of Element Case's LUXE Collection.<p>Priced at $99, the Solace is a three-piece case …

Small States Review: Carved’s Live Edge iPhone 6 cases ensconce your device in one-of-a-kind raw wood, multiple giveaways

<b>Update (3/21 12:00pm)</b>: @RVDT_ and @chrislazattack are our winners. Thanks everyone for reading!<p>In a world full of throw away materials, it’s easy to get caught up buying <i>another</i> plastic iPhone case. But Northern Indiana’s Carved is taking extra steps to deliver a one-of-a-kind home for your device. …

Woodworking

27 Inspiring Workspaces That Will Make You Rethink Yours | Web & Graphic Design

Getting the right workspace setup can make an enormous difference to your productivity and workflow. So in this post i have collected 27 inspiring …

Graphic Design

Exclusive Contemporary London Home Blends Urbane Style With Playful Charm

Giving contemporary architecture and interior design trends a colorful and attractive twist is the stylish Millbrae Residence in <b>north-western London</b>. …

Yamaha shows off 3-wheel prototypes of the future

Yamaha is probably best known for producing motorcycles of the two-wheel variety. The designers at Yamaha are showing off some prototype concept …

Articles about renovated farmhouse northern italy on Dwell.com - Dwell

A couple in northern Italy trade a cramped flat for a renovated farmhouse in the country.<p>Cerebral architect Matali Crasset turns a stone farmhouse into a flexible, open environment for a Parisian jewelry designer and...<p>A design team builds a minimalist abode with curving interior walls on the site …

Northern Italy

Articles about idyllic vacation home greece on Dwell.com - Dwell

A far cry from the whitewashed buildings of Mykonos, this vacation home on the Aegean island of Skiathos will make any modern...<p>A New Zealand family taps into the creative capital of architecture students to make their dream home a reality.<p>Inspired by their clients’ bold art collection, a pair of …

Vacation Homes