Day: August 14, 2021

Taliban demands removal from UN list of terrorists

Kabul, Dte The Taliban took control of Afghanistan’s southern provinces as well as northern provinces as well as Pakistan’s border provinces to the east on Saturday morning. With this, the Taliban have reached the gates of Kabul. The Taliban, which has partially succumbed to global pressure to bring peace to Afghanistan, has set some tough […]

Violent earthquake kills, injures Haiti

How did you feel about this article? | Photo: José Flécher / Twitter: Frantz Duval Calculation in progress This content relates to a fact that is still under investigation by the newsroom. We will have more information soon. A magnitude 7.2 earthquake struck Haiti this Saturday morning (14), killing people, local authorities said. According to […]

60 Taliban militants killed in Afghan Air Force airstrike

Kabul, Saturday 14 August 2021 At least 60 Taliban militants have been killed in an Afghan Air Force airstrike. The attack took place in Dihdadi district of Balkh province. Afghan Defense Ministry said on Saturday. According to reports, 40 motorcycles, a large number of arms and ammunition were also destroyed in the attack. The Taliban […]

Taliban orders women not to wear sandals

Kabul, Ta. 13The condition of women in Afghanistan is deteriorating day by day. Taliban militants have issued new harassment orders for women in the areas they hold.The Taliban has issued a new fatwa in the area under its control. Accordingly, no woman will be able to wear sandals that show off her feet. Media reports […]

Violent earthquake kills, injures Haiti

| Photo: José Flécher / Twitter: Frantz Duval A magnitude 7.2 earthquake struck Haiti this Saturday morning (14), killing people, local authorities said. According to data from the United States Geological Survey (USGS), the earthquake occurred around 8:30 a.m. (9:30 a.m. Brasilia time), 125 km west of the Haitian capital Port-au-Prince. On his Twitter account, […]

7.2 magnitude earthquake shakes Haiti

port-au-prince A 7.2-magnitude earthquake struck off the east coast of Haiti on Saturday. The US Geological Survey said its main center was 12 kilometers northeast of St. Louis du Sud. Haiti’s new Prime Minister Ariel Henry said the earthquake caused widespread damage in various parts of the country. He said that his government would use […]

Vital biodiversity – How do open research and equitable participation go hand in hand?

Moderation: Susanne Führer Genetic databases are still freely accessible. Whether so, it will soon be decided. (Imago / Shotshop) When the global community deliberates on protecting biodiversity in October, life scientists will follow this conference with fascination. Then it will be decided whether access to databases containing genetic information will be restricted. Biopiracy has been […]