1,300 times bigger than Sun: Largest yellow ‘hyper-giant’ star identified


1300 x Bigger than Sun Star IdentifiedJNN 17 Mar 2014 Brussels : Astronomers have identified the largest ‘yellow’ star ever observed in our galaxy and one of the 10 largest ever discovered in total. The star is more than 1,300 times the diameter of the sun and 1,000,000 times brighter. Continue reading

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Taiwanese Protesters occupy Parliament over China trade pact


Taiwanese Protesters occupy ParliamentJNN 22 Mar 2014 Taipei — Around 200 Taiwanese students and activists were locked in a tense standoff with police Wednesday after they stormed the parliament in a bid to thwart government efforts to ratify a contentious trade agreement with China. Continue reading

Moldova’s Trans-Dniester region also wants to join Russia, Gorbachev Hails the Crimean Referendum


Trans Dniester - Moldova wants to Join Russia

JNN 21 Mar 2014 Moscow : Pro-Russian politicians and activists in Moldova’s breakaway Trans-Dniester region have asked the Russian parliament to draft a law that would allow their territory to join Russia. Continue reading

NSA recording ‘100 %’ of Your Phone calls


NSA Recording all World CallsJNN 21 Mar 2014 Washington  : A secret spy program developed by the National Security Agency and reported publically for the first time on Tuesday has given the United States the ability to digitally record the contents of each and every phone call occurring across entire nations. Continue reading