Bulldozers, injuries & arrests: Israeli forces prepare to demolish Khan al Ahmar (VIDEO)

Four people have been arrested for attempting to stop bulldozers entering the village of Khan al Ahmar in the West Bank. A number of people were injured by Israeli security forces. Two Israelis and two Palestinians were arrested for obstructing the bulldozer in the midst of high tension over the pending demolition of the village, […]

Will Sweden Democrats demolish Europe's model 'humanitarian superpower' tonight?

A historic win for the anti-immigrant party in the shining beacon of European values could seismically upend the continent’s future, but establishment parties may still collude to keep the Sweden Democrats out of power – for now. The campaign for Sunday’s parliamentary vote ended as it had run – with dire warnings well outside normal […]

Want to demolish a uranium enrichment facility? Ask a pipe-crawling robot first

Enlarge / “RadPiper is a robot developed by the Carnegie Mellon University Robotics Institute for the Department of Energy,” the university wrote. “The treaded robot moves within the pipes of uranium-enrichment facilities to determine areas where radiation levels may pose a hazard.” (credit: Carnegie Mellon University) A government facility in Piketon, Ohio produced enriched uranium […]

Chinese authorities demolish Christian mega-church sparking fears of religious persecution

The Guardian via YouTube Chinese authorities demolished a well-known Christian mega-church, highlighting tensions between a growing Christian population and the atheist Communist Party. The church had been built with nearly $ 3 million in contribution from China’s poorest regions. Christians are regularly persecuted in China, and the church had been smashed up by police and […]

Partick 0 – Celtic 5: Hoops demolish Thistle to extend run of league wins to 45 games

In a show oozing confidence and class the champions pulverised Partick with a performance as devastating as any put on this season during the now 45-game unbeaten domestic run. It’s now looking more like how many will the Hoops score against Hearts on Sunday rather than if they will manage to avoid defeat and move […]