Philippines mulls pullout of Syria peacekeepers The Philippine foreign secretary says he is recommending to President Benigno Aquino III to pull out all Filipino U.N. peacekeepers from the Golan Heights following the abduction of four by Syrian rebels. More
American gets 15 years of hard labor in North Korea for 'hostile acts' An American tour operator has been sentenced to 15 years of hard labor in North Korea for alleged “hostile acts” against the repressive regime, according to its official state news agency. Kenneth Bae, who is in his mid-40s and lives in Washington state, has been described by friends as a devout Christian who took tourists on trips to North Korea, The Associated Press reported. More
Iranian Nuclear Negotiator: 'We Can't Just Turn Back the Clock' - Spiegel Online Tensions Muddle U.S.-Iran Dialogue - Wall Street Journal 11/10/2014 - 6:58 am | View Link
India test-fires nuclear-capable Agni-II missile - Daily Messenger New Delhi, Nov 9: Keeping eye on Pakistan and China, India on Sunday successfully test-fired its medium-range nuclear-capable Agni-II missile with a 11/9/2014 - 12:56 pm | View Link
India test fires nuke Agni-II missile - Frontier Post USS John Paul Jones Successfully Completes Missile Defense Test - Navy News Stand 11/9/2014 - 8:43 am | View Link
BREAKING NEWS: Y.S. Chowdary is part of Modi's council of ministers - Chennai Online Washington school shooting | Advani emerges World billiards champion | India, China form Asian ... suspended by AIBA | India ready for nuclear no 11/9/2014 - 4:40 am | View Link
Eye on China, India and US set to ramp up military drills - Times of India NEW DELHI: India and the US are set to deepen and ... warfare components involving nuclear submarines ... strategic posturing, especially ... 11/7/2014 - 3:12 pm | View Link
This Damning Book Offers Little Hope For The Future Of Afghanistan "If the central government doesn't stay... 10/31/2014 - 7:55 pm | View Link
Asia buys less Iran crude, but volumes back above 1 mln bpd * Sept Iran crude imports at 1.08 mln bpd, down 6.6 pct yr/yr * Asia's Jan-Sept imports from Iran hit 1.14 mln bpd, up 19.6 pct * Iran exports could surge with any final nuclear deal -analysts By Osamu Tsukimori TOKYO, Oct 31 (Reuters) - Asian buyers of Iranian crude imported 6.6 percent less in September than a year ago, the first on-year decline since December, but shipments rose back above ... 10/31/2014 - 1:50 am | View Link
Iran denies claim that nuclear deal 'finalised' Tehran (AFP) Oct 28, 2014 Iran's government was forced to deny Tuesday it had already struck a nuclear deal with the West, after a lawmaker accused its negotiators of secretly selling the country short. In a sign of the domestic political tension surrounding talks being held abroad with world powers, Iran's foreign ministry threatened to prosecute the member of parliament who said an agreement ... 10/30/2014 - 2:53 am | View Link
Non-oil exports grow for Iran Daniel J. Graeber TEHRAN, Oct. 29 (UPI) -- Iran earned 20 percent more from non-oil exports during the first five months of the calendar year than it did last year, customs data released Wednesday show. 10/29/2014 - 9:31 am | View Link
Global Utility and Power Boilers Industry LONDON, Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Utility and Power Boilers in Megawatts (MW). The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Japan, ... 10/27/2014 - 10:47 pm | View Link
Russian Submarine The Amur 1650 To Be Given To China, India’s Nuclear Energy Welcomed By Russia A new Russian submarine design called the Amur 1650 is going to be sold to China, with Vladimir Putin hoping that Russia’s economic recession may be averted partially by making deals with the Chinese. Russia also publicly welcomed the expansion of India ... 10/18/2014 - 1:33 pm | View Link
Nuclear Security Initiative Ignored By Russia, China, India, Pakistan 35 countries attending the 2014 Nuclear Security Summit pledged to an initiative backed by the U.S. and South Korea that promotes transparency of nuclear resources to prevent nuclear terrorism, with the conspicuous absence of some of the world's largest ... 03/25/2014 - 12:54 pm | View Link
China, India, Pakistan increase nuclear weapons Those countries are also among an increasing roster of Asian Pacific nations with growing reliability on nuclear power. SIPRI, an independent international institute researching conflict, armaments and arms sales, released the “SIPRI Yearbook 2013” on ... 06/16/2013 - 11:27 am | View Link
Pakistan, China, India boost nuclear arsenals: Study STOCKHOLM: Three of the world’s nuclear powers – China, India and Pakistan – have increased their nuclear arsenals over the past year, the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) said Monday. China now has 250 nuclear warheads ... 06/3/2013 - 4:44 pm | View Link
China, India, Pakistan boost nuclear arsenals, says study THREE of the world’s nuclear powers - China, India and Pakistan - have increased their nuclear arsenals over the past year, the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute said on Monday (June 3). China now has 250 nuclear warheads against 240 in ... 06/3/2013 - 1:48 am | View Link
Nuclear weapon A nuclear weapon is an explosive device that derives its destructive force from nuclear reactions, either fission or a combination of fission and fusion. Both ... 11/23/2014 - 2:35 am | View Website
Nuclear reactor A nuclear reactor is a device to initiate and control a sustained nuclear chain reaction. Nuclear reactors are used at nuclear power plants for electricity generation ... 11/23/2014 - 1:59 am | View Website
NSNS: Secret Japan nuclear bomb program covered up using ... NSNS: Secret Japan nuclear bomb program covered up using nuclear power industry — Enough to build arsenal larger than China, India and Pakistan combined 11/22/2014 - 3:58 pm | View Website
Nuclear Energy Institute More than 40 countries have approved the use of radiation to help preserve nearly 40 different varieties of food. In agriculture, radiation has eradicated ... 11/22/2014 - 3:29 pm | View Website
nuclear-news Nuclear power’s dimming future, as wind, solar and biomass power races ahead. False promise of nuclear power, THE HINDU, BRAHMA CHELLANEY 19 Nov 14 The need for ... 11/22/2014 - 2:53 pm | View Website
Fort Wayne police say a young girl is in serious condition after being hit by bullet that came through the wall of an apartment.
Police say the shooting occurred about 9:50 p.m. Saturday. Fort Wayne police spokesman Chris Felton tells WANE-TV (http://bit.ly/158Vwhz ) police have found no witnesses. Police don't know if the apartment was the target or if it was a stray bullet.
Mother who shot children dies from her injuries
TABERNACLE, N. J. (AP) — A New Jersey mother who authorities say shot all three of her children, killing two, before turning the gun on herself has died from her injuries.
The Rhodes Trust said in a news release that Gururaj and fellow students designed and patented a low-cost blood warmer that could keep soldiers from dying on the battlefield of hypothermia.
"Anisha Gururaj is an inspiration," Rebecca Saxe, an associate professor of cognitive neuroscience and co-chair of MIT's Presidential Committee on Distinguished Scholarships, said in a written statement.
Winners are selected on the basis of high academic achievement, personal integrity, leadership potential and physical vigor, among other attributes.
 educators and employers say many students also need to learn more non-technical, or "soft skills," such as time management, working in groups, developing good communication skills, and managing stress while juggling school, family and financial pressures.
Given the tremendous importance of soft skills to workplace success, Bill and I wanted to make an investment that would help the college conduct soft skills training in a way that was centralized and accessible.
First semester student Sarah Richardson said she sought help doing research and organizing data for a paper.
Using videos, workshops, and special short-term classes, the center's coordinators will delve into issues like understanding a work ethic, working under pressure, adopting problem solving skills and even dealing with difficult people.
Midlands Tech has about 18,000 students attending technical classes year round, while some 30,000 people register for continuing education coursework, school officials said.
Paterson fire officials tell The Record (http://bit.ly/1usBhzZ) that the two-alarm fire on Union Avenue was reported around 4:40 a.m. Sunday.
The fire also spread to a neighboring home, causing some damage and displacing at least seven people.