• The £3000 houses that can be downloaded and printed in 24 hours
The £3000 houses that can be downloaded and printed in 24 hours

The partners are hoping to build a community of 100 3D-printed homes in El Salvador next year. The presentation at SXSW comes after a report from the World Resources Institute estimated that 1.2 billion people live in cities without affordable or secure housing.

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  • Trump Blocks Biggest Tech Deal in History: Here's Why
Trump Blocks Biggest Tech Deal in History: Here's Why

The Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS), which raised concerns about the Qualcomm deal with Trump , listed the highly leveraged nature of Broadcom's bid for its larger rival as a major concern coupled with the risk of the USA losing mobile technology leadership.

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  • President Trump isn't seeing the real California
President Trump isn't seeing the real California

After viewing the wall prototypes in an area of the border heavily cordoned off and far from the rallies on the us side, addressed the military at Marine Corps Air Station Miramar before flying to Los Angeles and attend a high-dollar fundraiser in Beverly Hills.

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  • Elements in Taliban open to peace talks: Mattis
Elements in Taliban open to peace talks: Mattis

US President Donald Trump's administration has also piled pressure on Pakistan to crack down on militant safe havens on its side of the Afghan-Pakistan border. Afghanistan's President Ashraf Ghani recently offered a comprehensive peace deal to the Taliban. The secretary's visit comes shortly after the Afghan government said it would be willing t...

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  • Betsy DeVos's Disastrous Interview Proves She's Still Clueless on Education
Betsy DeVos's Disastrous Interview Proves She's Still Clueless on Education

DEVOS: They want a variety of things. " School choice is the centerpiece of Ms. DeVos's education platform". The authors cited multiple studies showing public school improvement in MI and Florida - the two states considered by DeVos and Stahl - but many others that showed no improvement at all.

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  • Tillerson to spend few hours in Nigeria
Tillerson to spend few hours in Nigeria

Buhari said: "We are trying to be careful. It is better to get our daughters back alive", the President said. Buhari visited Benue earlier today as part of his official tour of troubled areas in the country. Tillerson, who later briefed newsmen alongside the Nigeria's Foreign Affairs Minister, Geoffrey Onyeama, said the American government would ...

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  • Japan's Aso - whether to attend G20 depends on situation in parliament
Japan's Aso - whether to attend G20 depends on situation in parliament

The controversy has caused the Diet to stall, but Sakakibara said he still wants lawmakers to deliberate on other key issues during the current ordinary session through June, including labor reforms aimed at addressing overworking and exempting certain skilled workers from working-hour regulations.

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  • Trudeau: Canada's steel industry can breathe 'sigh of relief' after exemption
Trudeau: Canada's steel industry can breathe 'sigh of relief' after exemption

This form of processing allows it to be stamped "made in Canada" and could avoid the USA tariff, which is why the federal enforcement officials will need to identify the country of origin of the original steel, said one industry executive who asked that his name not be used because he is not authorized to speak to the media.

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  • Mix-up claim as crash kills 49 in Nepal
Mix-up claim as crash kills 49 in Nepal

US-Bangla operates Boeing 737-800 and smaller Bombardier Dash 8 Q-400 planes, the model of the plane that crashed. The full-service airline is based in the Bangladeshi capital, Dhaka, and flies to several domestic and global destinations.

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  • India attempts to take pole position in the world's clean-energy transformation
India attempts to take pole position in the world's clean-energy transformation

The focus on solar energy, wind energy and policies like giving impetus to Electronic Vehicles (EV's) leaves no doubt in one's mind that India is serious about its commitment to combating climate change . Both Macron and Modi have doubled down on their climate efforts in response to Trump's decision to pull the US out of the 2015 Paris agreeme...

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  • DEVELOPING: Turkish plane crashes in Iran, eleven dead
DEVELOPING: Turkish plane crashes in Iran, eleven dead

Turkey's Transport Ministry said the plane belonged to Basaran Holding, which does business in sectors including construction, food, energy and finance, and is led by Huseyin Basaran . The head of Iran's Red Crescent, Morteza Salimi, told state television that two helicopters would fly to the area on Monday morning "to search for the plane's debri...

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  • Erdogan censures North Atlantic Treaty Organisation for not helpimg in Turkey's Syria operations
Erdogan censures North Atlantic Treaty Organisation for not helpimg in Turkey's Syria operations

Turkish authorities often use the word "neutralized" in their statements to imply the terrorists in question either surrendered or were killed or captured. The Syrian regime has chosen to ally itself with the Kurdish YPG in its fight against Turkey in Afrin, despite being at odds elsewhere in Syria. Earlier this week, the Pentagon announced an "o...

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  • ISIS Claims Responsibility For Deadly Attack Aimed At Afghan Hazaras
ISIS Claims Responsibility For Deadly Attack Aimed At Afghan Hazaras

The most lethal suicide bombing against Hazaras came in 2016, killing more than 80 people. Afghan officials investigate the site of a suicide bomb attack near a Shi'ite mosque in Kabul , Afghanistan March 9, 2018. Local Hazara leader Mohammad Mohaqiq told the gathering that the explosion was an attempt to terrorize Afghans. The death tol...

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  • Toys 'R' Us considers closing United States stores
Toys 'R' Us considers closing United States stores

Toys R Us is preparing to potentially close all of its USA stores as part of a liquidation, according to several reports. Folks shopping say Toys "R" Us is not just a store. The decision about how many additional stores it will liquidate could come on Monday, following a bankruptcy hearing in Richmond, Virginia, sources told the Wall Street Jo...

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  • Saudi Crown Prince talks anti-terror efforts with UK Defense Secretary
Saudi Crown Prince talks anti-terror efforts with UK Defense Secretary

Defence company BAE Systems PLC said Friday the United Kingdom government has signed a preliminary agreement with Saudi Arabia to finalise the sale of 48 Typhoon fighter jets. Germany earlier this year halted arms sales to the parties involved in the Yemen conflict, prompting Saudi Arabia to say it would find weapons elsewhere .

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  • Eastern Ghouta's rebels agree to evacuate imprisoned Nusra fighters
Eastern Ghouta's rebels agree to evacuate imprisoned Nusra fighters

The advance has split the region into three parts, isolating Douma , one of the biggest towns in the region and cutting-off another, according to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights. Eastern Ghouta is so close to Damascus that it is possible for rebels to fire mortars into the heart of the capital, which has led to scores of civilian deaths.

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  • France stun England - Ireland win Six Nations
France stun England - Ireland win Six Nations

The Irish could win the Six Nations on Saturday if they beat Scotland at Lansdowne Road and England can't match the result against France later in Paris . New-look Wales take on Italy at home on March 11, which should guarantee a further bonus point before they face France in their final match. England have previously struggled to lose und...

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  • Spring forward ... and change those smoke alarm batteries
Spring forward ... and change those smoke alarm batteries

Replace the entire smoke alarm every 10 years. Replace the batteries in your smoke and carbon monoxide (CO) alarms too, the Oakville Fire Department is reminding residents. At 2:00 a.m. Sunday, it will become 3:00 a.m., because it's time to spring forward. "It's important for everyone to make sure their household is ready", said Regional Direct...

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  • Russia ready to discuss any issue with US: Putin
Russia ready to discuss any issue with US: Putin

Mueller is investigating whether the Trump campaign colluded with the Kremlin . "We in Russia can not prosecute anyone as long as they have not violated Russian law", he said. Maybe they have dual citizenship. "At least send us a piece of paper". "Could anyone really believe that Russian Federation, thousands of miles away.influenced the out...

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  • Broadcom Grovels To Congress For Qualcomm Takeover Approval Pledging 5G Dominance
Broadcom Grovels To Congress For Qualcomm Takeover Approval Pledging 5G Dominance

Broadcom's $117 billion bid for Qualcomm has warped into a complex fight over regulatory approvals, security nerves about China's influence on global mobile networks and the best way forward financially for one of the world's dominant chipmakers.

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  • Charges Filed Against Asheville Cop Who Beat, Tased Man for Jaywalking
Charges Filed Against Asheville Cop Who Beat, Tased Man for Jaywalking

Something that won't be happening according to Hooper is an investigation into who leaked the tape of the beating to the Asheville Citizen-Times, which first published it. As Hickman ran after Rush, he radioed a dispatcher, saying, "black male, tank top, thinks its amusing". "I am concerned that the public does not presently have access to al...

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  • Ready for (Trade) War
Ready for (Trade) War

Instead, the USA appears ready to go ahead with tariffs and protectionist practices that already have key U.S. allies and partners seeking help from the World Trade Organization and threatening trade wars. President Donald Trump said Wednesday that he has asked China to develop a plan to reduce the current trade deficit between the two countr...

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  • Secretary Tillerson to Begin Five Nation Tour of Africa
Secretary Tillerson to Begin Five Nation Tour of Africa

Speaking at George Mason University, Virginia, before his departure, the Secretary of State expressed optimism that there was ample opportunity in Africa for economic growth, greater prosperity and for responding to global challenges through mutually respectful partnerships.

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  • A Federal Court Just Made a Big Decision About Transgender Rights
A Federal Court Just Made a Big Decision About Transgender Rights

The court sided with Aimee Stephens in her suit against R.G. While Stephens claims she was sacked based on the owner's Christian beliefs, which don't align with her transgender lifestyle, the funeral home claims it was simply upholding its gender-specific dress code.

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  • China to lift 10 million people out of poverty by 2018
China to lift 10 million people out of poverty by 2018

The nearly 3,000 Communist Party members that occupy the seats of the National People's Congress ( NPC ), generally considered a rubber stamp that almost never rejects legislation, as we noted previous year. "China's development will not constitute a threat to any country". Xinhua said China actually spent $161.87 billion in national defense a ...

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  • Historical decission by K'taka govt, in need of seperate flag!
Historical decission by K'taka govt, in need of seperate flag!

The committee decided not to use the unofficial yellow and red flag that has been in vogue since the 1960s. The State government had in July 2017 formed a committee headed by Kannada litterateur Hampa Nagarajaiah, to suggest a flag for the State, after repeated demands from several political and pro-Kannada body leaders.

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  • Mueller Probes Growing Evidence of Back-Channel Between Trump, Russia
Mueller Probes Growing Evidence of Back-Channel Between Trump, Russia

Erik Prince , who is again under scrutiny over a January 2017 meeting in the Seychelles with a Kremlin-tied Russian businessman and others, will hold a fundraiser for Russophile congressman Rep. While Mueller is probing the circumstances of the Seychelles meeting, he is also more broadly examining apparent efforts by the Trump transition team to ...

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  • Sam Nunberg Says He Will Refuse Subpoena in Russia Probe
Sam Nunberg Says He Will Refuse Subpoena in Russia Probe

He recently said that he believes he is being monitored by the FBI "Sure they'll get my grocery lists, they may get the emails between my wife and me, but here's what they won't get - any contact with the Russians". In a telephone call with MSNBC , Nunberg said a subpoena to appear before a grand jury was "absolutely ridiculous". For the cas...

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  • Thousands of Cheerleaders Exposed to Mumps
Thousands of Cheerleaders Exposed to Mumps

Health officials learned that someone with the illness had attended the championships, which ran from February 23 to 25, and sent a letter warning about possible exposure. Mumps are a viral illness that are highly contagious, but have a preventative vaccine. Health officials advise people never to share glasses, utensils, cigarettes or other items...

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  • NPP's Conrad, backed by BJP, sworn-in as Meghalaya CM
NPP's Conrad, backed by BJP, sworn-in as Meghalaya CM

Basaiawmoit also feels that the regional forces in Meghalaya minus the Congress and the BJP can easily form the government as they have the numbers, adding that the party would welcome an alliance between NPP-UDP-HSPDP and PDF. In a statement, he said, the MDA government will work to bring an all over development of Meghalaya eliminating the concep...

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