MUZAFARABAD, Pakistan (AP) — Pakistan’s military said Wednesday it shot down two Indian warplanes in the disputed region of Kashmir and captured a pilot, answering an airstrike a day earlier by Indian fighter jets inside Pakistan and raising tensions between the nuclear-armed rivals to a level unseen in two decades.… Read Full Article “Pakistan says 2 Indian warplanes downed, pilot captured”
HANOI (Reuters) – When North Korean leader Kim Jong Un rolled into the Vietnamese border station of Dong Dang early on Tuesday, his vaunted specialized train was pulled by a red-and-yellow locomotive emblazoned with China’s national railway logo.
home is a grotto in the sewers. Lucy comes to herself lying on a filthy bed of
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captors made the amateur mistake of letting her keep wearing her own perls?… Read Full Article “Murder on Mars, Chapter 32”
In part three of Hello World Shenzhen, Bloomberg Businessweek’s Ashlee Vance heads out into a city where you can’t use cash or credit cards, only your smartphone, where AI facial-recognition software instantly spots and tickets jaywalkers, and where at least one factory barely needs people.… Read Full Article “Inside China’s High-Tech Dystopia”