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Pentagon Report Raises Concerns About China's Military Might

(WASHINGTON) – Amid increased tensions with Beijing, the Pentagon on Tuesday concerns about China's growing military might, underscoring worries about a possible attack against Taiwan. Speaking to reporters, a senior defense intelligence official said the key concern is that China is upgrading its military equipment and developing troops It is becoming more confident in its ability to wage a regional …

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Bill Gates says editing genes raises ethical issues

Recently, Bill Gates described an innovative scientific method called gene editing as "the most important public debate we have not had enough yet." In the US, gene editing has been used as a unique treatment for disease. A Chinese researcher recently said he helped found the first genetically modified baby. Many more people should be mindful of gene manipulation and …

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Trump administration freezes raises for pence and cabinet members

WASHINGTON – The Trump government announced late Friday that it would freeze a pay rise for Vice President Mike Pence, members of the Cabinet, and other high-profile political officials in the face of partial government cessation. The senior officials were set to receive an increase of approximately $ 10,000 a year, which was due to come into effect on Saturday, …

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Venice raises tourist contribution for short stays

Image copyright Getty Images Caption For most of the year, Venice's canals are overcrowded with boats Venice has received permission to introduce a starting fee of up to € 10 (£ 9) for short-stay tourists. The Italian budget for 2019 contains a clause that allows Venice to charge the fee, which is aimed particularly at day-travelers arriving on cruise ships. …

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