Category: World

Hurricane death toll rises to 19

The damage caused by Hurricane Irma in the US and the Caribbean includes more than a dozen dead. The number of deaths after the devastating hurricane has increased to at least 19. In Hollywood, north of Miami, six nursing home…

Cassini spacecraft crashes on Saturn

The Cassini spacecraft, the first human probe to orbit Saturn and which was successfully launched in 1997, has completed its historic journey. Since it started orbiting the planet in 2004, it provided NASA scientists with data, resulting in discoveries about the…

Russian army dons futuristic combat gear

Russian armed forces are being equipped with combat gear that makes them ‘soldiers of the future’ with a system of advanced protective and communication equipment, weapons and ammunition. Consisting of about 40 protective and life support elements, Ratnik allows a…