• La passerelle la plus longue du monde inaugurée à Randa
La passerelle la plus longue du monde inaugurée à Randa

Pour éviter ce phénomène, les ingénieurs ont conçu un système antivibrations. Il fait partie des plus beaux sentiers panoramiques de Suisse. Construit en deux mois et demi seulement, ce pont évite aux randonneurs une descente de 500 mètres de dénivelé dans la vallée, avant de devoir remonter plus loin.

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  • Princeton Review ranks Syracuse No. 1 in 'students pack the stadiums' category
Princeton Review ranks Syracuse No. 1 in 'students pack the stadiums' category

Only about 15 percent of America's 2,500 four-year colleges and two colleges outside the US are profiled in the book, published annually since 1992. Park School of Communications and has been a consistent victor of national awards from such organizations as the Columbia Scholastic Press Association, Society of Professional Journalists and Associ...

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  • Google Play services is the first app to reach 5 billion downloads
Google Play services is the first app to reach 5 billion downloads

Developers in India will thus have to keep these constraints in mind while building their apps, taking into consideration aspects like connectivity, device compatibility, battery drain, content, and commerce. Apart from this, Google also revealed some startling facts about Play Store users in India. Google Play Services, which usually comes prein...

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  • China knocks Trump's tweets: 'Emotional venting' can not become policy
China knocks Trump's tweets: 'Emotional venting' can not become policy

Xinhua's editorial is a direct response to Trump's tweets targeting China over the weekend. Xinhua wrote in its 1,000 Chinese-character editorial that Mr Trump "is clearly finding the wrong target" for his outrage. Schumer also asked Trump to use the inter-agency committee "to suspend the approval of all mergers and acquisitions in the U.S.by...

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  • Deuxième tour des élections législatives ce dimanche — Congo
Deuxième tour des élections législatives ce dimanche — Congo

Au Congo-Brazzaville, le deuxième tour des élections législatives et locales se tient ce dimanche 30 juillet, sans réel suspense. Romy Oyo, l'un des candidats Pct, dans la 3ème circonscription électorale de Ouénzé, tout en appréciant le bon déroulement du scrutin a lancé un appel à la population de voter massivement pour le candidat de leur choix.

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  • Detroit Police issue Amber Alert for 2-year-old girl
Detroit Police issue Amber Alert for 2-year-old girl

The suspect and another lady were captured and the 2-year-old was discovered safe. On August 1, 2017 at 2:30 AM, The mother of Sondra Renee gave Sondra to the mother's sister. Barrett left in a 2009 GMC Sierra pick-up truck with a MI plate of DAS-8417 with a trailer attached. License Plate on trailer: D476667. The trailer also had a sign on the sid...

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  • Pentagon Detects North Korean Submarine Activity, Ejection Tests
Pentagon Detects North Korean Submarine Activity, Ejection Tests

The test reportedly occurred at the Sinpo Naval Shipyard on Sunday and is the third of its kind in less than a month. An ejection test is created to see whether a missile can be ejected by high pressure steam out of the launch canister in a submarine and into the air before its engine ignites and takes flight.

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  • Alert: Excessive Heat Warning until 11:00PM Friday
Alert: Excessive Heat Warning until 11:00PM Friday

Starting at 12 pm on Tuesday and ending Friday at 11 pm, the Portland Metro region and surrounding areas, including the northwest Coast Range and the communities nearby, are under an excessive heat warning , with temperatures climbing to 104 to 107 degrees on Wednesday and Thursday, with temperatures remaining close to 100 degrees on Friday.

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  • Douze prisonniers s'évadent grâce à...du beurre de cacahuète — Etats-Unis
Douze prisonniers s'évadent grâce à...du beurre de cacahuète — Etats-Unis

Douze détenus d'une prison du comté de Walker dans l'Alabama ont réussi à s'évader grâce... à un peu de beurre de cacahuète . " Cela peut paraître dingue, mais ces types sont rusés comme des renards ", confiait lundi à la presse, Jim Underwood, le shérif.

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  • Benno vainqueur à Goudiry, Yenne et Bakel — Législatives
Benno vainqueur à Goudiry, Yenne et Bakel — Législatives

C'est dire que avec ce pourcentage de près de 47% en nette baisse, la coalition présidentielle triomphe sans gloire devant une opposition fragmentée qui si elle gagnerait à s'unir davantage pourrait causer beaucoup d'ennuis à Macky Sall et son régime.

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  • Rauner's veto strips millions for Chicago schools from education funding bill
Rauner's veto strips millions for Chicago schools from education funding bill

Just before Gov. Bruce Rauner issued a long-anticipated amendatory veto of an education funding reform bill in Springfield , top political fact-checkers cast doubt on one of the governor's biggest criticisms of the legislation. "I don't know that you want to ride on that plane", he said. Lawmakers have said the expected veto will effectively kil...

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  • Ben Arfa se rapproche de Fenerbahçe — Mercato
Ben Arfa se rapproche de Fenerbahçe — Mercato

Depuis plusieurs mois, l'ancien Niçois est annoncé en Turquie, qui n'est pas vraiment son pays de prédilection. Un transfert sec arrangerait bien les affaires de Paris. Ces pistes remontent en fait à l'été dernier et les clubs turcs se livrent actuellement à une surenchère médiatique et financière pour être le "plus beau" sur le front du mercato.

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  • Sen. Cory Booker to introduce bill to legalize marijuana
Sen. Cory Booker to introduce bill to legalize marijuana

The marijuana lobby hailed the bill , which would also provide an avenue for federal marijuana convicts to get their records expunged. Several states have legalized and regulated marijuana in recent years despite the federal ban, with New Jersey Democrats planning to join their ranks as soon as next year if they win the governorship.

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  • BlackBerry KEYone goes official in India
BlackBerry KEYone goes official in India

BlackBerry is calling it the KEYone Limited Edition Black . While the global variant comes with 3GB of RAM and single SIM support, the India variant gets 4GB of RAM and dual-SIM support. Just like the DTEK50 and the DTEK60, the KEYone is also being pitched as the most secure Android smartphone in the world. BlackBerry has launched its fin...

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  • Trump falls to new low of 25 percent approval rate in state
Trump falls to new low of 25 percent approval rate in state

The same poll showed 61 percent disapproved of the job the president is doing. There is more unpleasant news for President Donald Trump as a recent poll indicates that his approval rating sunk to a new low just as the month of August was set to begin.

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  • George and Amal Clooney foundation to fund Lebanon schools for Syrian refugees
George and Amal Clooney foundation to fund Lebanon schools for Syrian refugees

The foundation's program will enable the schools to provide formal education in the afternoons to Syrian refugee children who are now not getting an education. The UN Children's Fund (UNICEF), who run the project, said the support of the star couple was "investing in the future of the whole region". "UNICEF is deeply grateful for this critical ...

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  • Google Tests Ad Filter Feature in Chrome Canary, Chrome Dev
Google Tests Ad Filter Feature in Chrome Canary, Chrome Dev

There are several ad-blocking apps available out there for mobile devices, but you probably wished Google would give you a built-in feature for that. Google is reportedly planning to launch its native ad-blocker next year. Google have previously expanded on the scope of the ad-blocker to suggest it will only target those ads that are intrusive ...

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  • University sexual assaults often occur first day on campus, report finds
University sexual assaults often occur first day on campus, report finds

The report found, for example, that bisexual students, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students, and students with a disability were all more likely to be harassed and assaulted than other students. "The report from the Human Rights Commission is massive for anyone who's ever thought they weren't listened to, and the vice-chancellor's p...

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  • NDA Inches Towards Majority In RS With Regional Parties' Help
NDA Inches Towards Majority In RS With Regional Parties' Help

However, an Election Commission official said the NOTA option has been in effect since 2014 and was incorporated after a Supreme Court judgement. Congress has also accused BJP of luring away its MLAs by bribing them with a huge amount of money and tickets to contest the elections.

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  • Saudi Slams Qatar's Call To Internationalise Holy Sites As 'Declaration Of War'
Saudi Slams Qatar's Call To Internationalise Holy Sites As 'Declaration Of War'

Al Arabiya reported that Qatar's wish to internationalize the holy sites was carried by Qatari media, and said the demands closely mirrored those of Iran, a majority-Shiite Muslim power that also sends a number of its citizens to Mecca and Medina despite the political rift between Tehran and Riyadh .

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  • How Christie's commission wants to fight opioid addiction
How Christie's commission wants to fight opioid addiction

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie said the release is 'meant to give the president some immediate steps that he can take to try to make sure that we stop the death that is happening across the country'. Given the attention that the Trump Administration has given the opioid crisis , and the degree to which it affects his supporters, there is hope th...

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  • Les deux chefs de l'opposition arrêtés car ils cherchaient à s'enfuir — Venezuela
Les deux chefs de l'opposition arrêtés car ils cherchaient à s'enfuir — Venezuela

Plus de 120 personnes ont été tuées au Venezuela en quatre mois de manifestations organisées contre le pouvoir du président socialiste Nicolas Maduro . M. Maduro a souhaité lundi que la Constituante lève l'immunité des parlementaires de l'opposition pour qu'ils soient jugés. Nicolas Maduro a qualifié d'historique le scrutin auquel ont participé ...

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  • Chinese president vows to defend all territory with military power
Chinese president vows to defend all territory with military power

Chinese analysts have noted that the PLA's celebrations - and recent muscle-flexing through several exercises - comes amid both the stand-off with India in Doklam in the India-China-Bhutan trijunction, and China's rising concerns over tensions between the U.S.

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  • US President Donald Trump will sign Russian Federation sanctions bill into law - Pence
US President Donald Trump will sign Russian Federation sanctions bill into law - Pence

Vice President Pence made the statement on the first day of his two-day visit to Georgia at an official dinner hosted by PM Kvirikashvili at Mtatsminda Park, one of the hallmarks of Tbilisi overlooking the capital. While in Georgia, Mr. Pence inspected troops taking part in a joint United States-Georgian military exercise, which Mr. Pence called "a...

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  • Inmates who escaped Alabama jail used peanut butter to trick new hire
Inmates who escaped Alabama jail used peanut butter to trick new hire

A USA prison Sheriff has described the scheming of 12 Alabama inmates who used peanut butter to convince a inexperienced guard to unlock an exit door as "crazy like a fox". Twelve inmates originally escaped from the jail, but six were captured, according to the Walker County Sheriff's Office. Kilpatrick, 24, was jailed on drug and drug para...

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  • Kenya election chief Chris Msando mutilated and murdered days before vote
Kenya election chief Chris Msando mutilated and murdered days before vote

Kenya's Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) continues updating citizens on its activities with days to crucial general elections. "The authorities need to investigate and to reassure Kenyans that the government is committed to a free and fair election". A nationwide poll released Tuesday by Infotrak said support for main op...

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  • Nawaz Sharif ouster: Pakistan opposition fails to choose candidate for interim PM
Nawaz Sharif ouster: Pakistan opposition fails to choose candidate for interim PM

In the meantime the ruling party, which enjoys a majority in parliament, has nominated Shahid Khaqan Abbasi , the petroleum minister in Sharif's cabinet, as interim prime minister. A meeting between the opposition members on Monday ended without the parties' consensus on a single candidate for the prime minister's post. However, when asked about...

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  • Imran Khan always respected me, says Naz Baloch
Imran Khan always respected me, says Naz Baloch

Regarding her future political strategy, she said she would not join the PML-N. Announcing to quit the party, she said, "My integrity matters to me the most" and "I can not compromise when it comes to my honour and dignity". Imran Khan had always sold Pakistan and failed to keep his children in the country, he alleged. Imran Khan and Sheikh ...

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  • U.S. says cuts to staff in Russian Federation 'uncalled for'
U.S. says cuts to staff in Russian Federation 'uncalled for'

Three trucks, a minibus, a jeep and a taxicab left the summerhouse of the US Embassy here in evacuation on Tuesday, as a result of escalating diplomatic tensions between the US and Russian Federation. The decision followed Friday's proclamation that Russia would require the United States to bring its diplomatic staff down to a total of 455 people...

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  • DHS expedites part of Trump's border security order - including the wall
DHS expedites part of Trump's border security order - including the wall

As the first step to deliver on one of his most divisive campaign pledges, the United States president signed a directive to begin the construction of a wall on the border with Mexico just less than a week after assuming office in Washington.

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