Sunday,
22 July 2018

Science and Education

Countdown to 50th anniversary of Apollo 11 (3)
Apollo 11 astronaut Buzz Aldrin was conspicuously absent from a gala event marking the countdown to the 50th anniversary of the July 20, 1969 moon landing. By ALEX SANZ and MIKE SCHNEIDER Associated PressJuly 22, 20182:23pm Former NASA astronaut Buzz Aldrin was noticeably absent from a gala kicking off a yearlong celebration of the 50-year anniversary of the first moon landing, even though his nonprofit space education foundation is a sponsor
Eritrea, Ethiopia continue rapprochement (1)
Eritrean and Ethiopian leaders have moved swiftly to sweep away two decades of hostility since conflict erupted between them in the Horn of Africa in 1998. ReutersJuly 21, 20188:58pm Eritrea has appointed its first ambassador to neighbouring Ethiopia in two decades, the government says, as the former foes push on with a rapprochement. The job went to Semere Russom, Eritrea's current education minister
Gala opens countdown to 50th anniversary of 1st moon landing (3)
By ALEX SANZ and MIKE SCHNEIDER Associated Press July 21, 2018 09:03 PM CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. Former NASA astronaut Buzz Aldrin was noticeably absent from a gala kicking off a yearlong celebration of the 50-year anniversary of the first moon landing, even though his nonprofit space education foundation is a sponsor and he typically is the star attraction. The black-tie Apollo Celebration Gala held under a Saturn V rocket at the
Tearful farewell to MummyБ─≥s little girl (2)
HUNDREDS of mourners yesterday attended the pink-themed funeral of six-year- old Alesha MacPhail, who was killed while on holiday on Bute. By Vivienne Nicoll LOSS: Alesha MacPhail (Image: Lesley Martin) The youngster had been visiting relatives when she was found dead in woodland on July 2. A 16-year-old boy has been charged with her rape and murder. The funeral was held in Coatbridge, near Glasgow.
Ronaldo supports ChinaБ─≥s focus on grassroots football (1)
2018-07-22 12:35:12CGTN Editor : Gu Liping ECNS App Download Football fever continues to spread in China well after the World Cup with the arrival of former Real Madrid striker Cristiano Ronaldo in Beijing. Hundreds of screaming fans gathered at the Forbidden City on Thursday to catch a glimpse of the Portuguese star, who is set to end his two day annual CR7 Asia tour after representing his main sponsor Nike on a PR tour for the second year running.
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