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Putin dismisses top general and starts to dictate strategy to his top brass

Irish Independent 25 Sep 2022
The struggles can be linked to a wider reckoning on what Putin wants and what can be achieved.“In this war there has been a consistent mismatch between Putin’s political objectives and the military means to attain them,” said Michael Kofman, director ...

‘Planetary defence’: NASA targets asteroid in space collision

Al Jazeera 23 Sep 2022
Dimorphos, which orbits a larger asteroid Didymos as they hurtle together through space, provides not only a “perfect testing opportunity for a planetary defence experiment, but it is also a completely new environment”, Hera Mission Manager Ian Carnelli said ... ever studied.

Why do we laugh? New study considers possible evolutionary reasons behind this very human behaviour

The Conversation 22 Sep 2022
After looking through more than one hundred papers, my study produced one new possible explanation ... As I showed in a previous study about the human behaviour of weeping, laughter has a strong importance for the physiology of our body ... Humour is often used in a hospital setting to help patients in their healing, as clown therapy studies have shown.


Pharmiweb 21 Sep 2022
Defence Therapeutics Inc ... Defence Therapeutics Inc. ... Vancouver, BC, Canada, September 21st, 2022 - Defence Therapeutics Inc ... By reprogramming innate Mesenchymal Stem Cells (“MSCs”) to behave as antigen presenting cells, the Defence team was able to cure animals with pre-established lymphoma ... Sebastien Plouffe, the CEO of Defence Therapeutics.

Christian Bauer: The Nasty Nimzowitsch Defence - A review

Chessbase 21 Sep 2022
... Defence" ... "'The Nasty Nimzowitsch Defence' is a quality piece of work which was a great pleasure to study."

Here's everything we know for sure about the United State' X-37B experimental spaceplane

Interesting Engineering 21 Sep 2022
Let's see what we know about this mysterious craft ... Related ... See Also ...   ... of an EmDrive technology transfer agreement with Boeing through the use of a State Department TAA and a UK export license that had been authorized by the UK Ministry of Defence. However, since then, Boeing has declared that it is no longer researching this field of study.

Newly-introduced NDC insignia presented to Commander of the Navy

Sri Lanka News 20 Sep 2022
... completed the NDC course from the National Defence College, India which is considered as the apex institution of learning for the study and practice of National Security and Strategy.

EXCLUSIVE: Glitch-plagued £5.5bn British Army Ajax tank fleet is branded a 'disgraceful waste of taxpayers' ...

The Daily Mail 20 Sep 2022
Now, despite years of work, the project appears to have stalled, with a defence minister admitting the government ‘cannot determine a realistic timescale’ for when - or if - the grounded scheme will come into service ... The calls follow comments from newly-installed defence minister, Alec Shelbrooke, who cast fresh doubt on the future of Ajax.

Adnan Syed: Conviction overturned in Serial podcast murder case

Yahoo Daily News 20 Sep 2022
... the state had failed to share evidence that could have helped his defence at trial ... The Baltimore State's Attorney's Office, which studied the case over the past year alongside Syed's latest defence attorney, said on Wednesday that he "deserves a new trial".

China holds the balance of power in its relationship with Russia

Beijing News 20 Sep 2022
Hong Kong, September 20 (ANI). As Russia becomes more desperate thanks to military shortcomings in its unprovoked invasion of Ukraine, China is increasingly taking on the mantle of senior partner ... Indeed, Doctor Michael Clark, Senior Fellow at the Centre for Defence Studies at the Australian Defence College, wrote for the Lowy Institute ... (ANI) ....

3 skills for successful modern warfare that Ukraine have mastered

RTE 20 Sep 2022
From RTÉ Radio 1's Morning Ireland, Patrick Bury, Senior Lecturer in Defence and Strategic Studies at the University of Bath, assesses Ukraine's counter-offensive gains ... Benjamin Jensen is Professor of Strategic Studies at the Marine Corps University and Scholar-in-Residence, American University, American University School of International Service ... .

Pakistan should have ties of solidarity, cordiality with Ukraine & Russia: Experts

Urdu Point 19 Sep 2022
Senior Defence Analyst and ... Chairperson Quaid-i-Azam University (QAU) Department of Defence and Strategic Studies (DSS), Dr Shabana Fayyaz said power politics was the game of global political politics where the Ukraine-Russia war was nothing new rather a continuity of history.

Rebel News threatened with lawsuit for promoting ‘mistrust’ of Trudeau

Life Site 19 Sep 2022
The lawsuit threat was issued by solicitors representing Dr ... The biography in the briefing paper states that Boucher is “currently responsible for projects funded by the Department of National Defence (DND) to study information operations” and that he holds grants from the multinational pharmaceutical company Merck ... “Wow ... .

India considers laying more petro pipelines for Nepal | Mint

Live Mint 19 Sep 2022
NEW DELHI ... However, the route for a new pipeline has not been finalized ... Nihar R. Nayak, research fellow at the Manohar Parrikar Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses (MP-IDSA), said the proposals have been resisted by the opposition, civil society and academics in Nepal on the grounds that the country has set out ambitious climate goals.

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