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Hate speech or truth? ‘Women don’t have penises’ stickers scattered across Liverpool beach

Hate speech or truth? ‘Women don’t have penises’ stickers scattered across Liverpool beach

Hate speech or truth? ‘Women don’t have penises’ stickers scattered across Liverpool beach Whether a woman has a penis or not is usually not up for debate. Yet it now seems to have polarized the public, as stickers insinuating females do not have male genitalia have been plastered across a beach in Liverpool. The phallus-shaped stickers have been stuck on […]

Majority of Russians oppose decriminalization of domestic violence, poll shows

Majority of Russians oppose decriminalization of domestic violence, poll shows

Majority of Russians oppose decriminalization of domestic violence, poll shows Over half of the Russian public believes that domestic violence should be treated as a criminal offence and only a quarter of Russians support the recent decriminalization of first-time offenders. On Tuesday Russian think tank Public Opinion Endowment released the results of the poll on attitudes to the decriminalization of […]

Walker robot concept among Kalashnikov‘s latest project revelations

Walker robot concept among Kalashnikov‘s latest project revelations

Walker robot concept among Kalashnikov‘s latest project revelations Kalashnikov Concern, Russia‘s most famous weapons manufacturer, is showing off its newest projects, including a new assault rifle and a futuristic mechanized walker concept. The new hardware is among the 700-odd items on display at the Army-2018 international forum near Moscow. Kalashnikov, known worldwide for its dependable and powerful assault rifles, is […]

Myanmar’s Suu Kyi says terrorism in Rakhine state still threat to region

Myanmar’s Suu Kyi says terrorism in Rakhine state still threat to region

Myanmar’s Suu Kyi says terrorism in Rakhine state still threat to region Terrorism remains a threat in Myanmar’s Rakhine state and could have “grave consequences” for the region, the leader of the Southeast Asian country, Aung San Suu Kyi, said on Tuesday. “The danger of terrorist activities, which was the initial cause of events leading to the humanitarian crisis in […]

PM Tsipras declares end of ‘modern-day Odyssey,’ sees better days for post-bailout Greece

PM Tsipras declares end of ‘modern-day Odyssey,’ sees better days for post-bailout Greece

PM Tsipras declares end of ‘modern-day Odyssey,’ sees better days for post-bailout Greece The Greek prime minister headed to the island of Ithaca on Tuesday in a gesture laden with classical symbolism as the country emerged from nine years of crisis and international financial bailouts. “Ithaca will once again be identified with the end of a modern-day Odyssey [that was] […]

Support for Merkel’s alliance hits new record low – poll

Support for Merkel’s alliance hits new record low – poll

Support for Merkel’s alliance hits new record low – poll The support for the conservative alliance of German Chancellor Angela Merkel has reached a new record low level, according to an INSA poll for Bild newspaper. Both parties of the ‘big coalition’ each lost one percentage point in the survey compared to last week. Support for the CDU/CSU bloc, or […]

Iran unveils first domestic fighter jet, President Rouhani checks out the cockpit (VIDEO)

Iran unveils first domestic fighter jet, President Rouhani checks out the cockpit (VIDEO)

Iran unveils first domestic fighter jet, President Rouhani checks out the cockpit (VIDEO) Iran has revealed its first domestic fighter jet, “Kowsar,” at a defense show. President Hassan Rouhani has apparently been checking the readiness of the aircraft himself, as he was spotted sitting in the cockpit. The fourth-generation jet boasts “advanced avionics” and a multi-purpose radar, the Tasnim news […]