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Deadly Storm Eleanor batters Europe

Three people have died as winter storm Eleanor swept across most of northern Europe, causing widescale disruption. A skier died in the French Alps and 15 others were injured elsewhere in the country, four of…

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Why Was Christmas So Cold This Year?

By Rafi Letzter, Staff Writer | It was a frigid Christmas in much of the United States. Chicago and Minneapolis both experienced their coldest December 25ths in decades. Erie, Pennsylvania weathered a stunning lake-effect storm that dumped more than 4 feet (1.2…





දුගී රටක ඉදිවූ සුඛෝපභෝගී පාළු ගුවන්තොට

මොසැම්බික් රාජ්‍යයේ පිහිටි ‘නකාලස්’ ජාත්‍යන්තර ගුවන් තොටුපල සඳහා වැයකර ඇති මුදල ඇමරිකානු ඩොලර් මිලියන 200 කි. එය, එරට දෙවන කාර්යබහුලතම ගුවන් තොටුපල වනු ඇති බවට බලාපොරොත්තු පළවිය. වසරකට මගීන් 500,000 ක් ඉන් සේවය ලබා ගනු…





















China relaunches world’s fastest train

China’s fleet of high-speed trains is set once again to become the world’s fastest. The top speed of the Fuxing or “rejuvenation” bullet trains was capped at 300km/h (186mph) in 2011 following two crashes that…