Banks doing business
in Estonia, which has been at the centre of a money-laundering
scandal involving Danske Bank, handled cross-border transactions
of more than $1 trillion in and out of the country between 2008
and 2017, according to its central bank.
A roasted pig was discovered by a beagle from the US Customs and Border Protection’s K-9 unit on Thursday at Atlanta’s airport, reports said. Hardy, an upstanding member of the “Beagle Brigade,” smelled the cooked pig in the luggage of a traveler from Ecuador at the Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, Fox 5 Atlanta reported. “Our...
Inventor Manu Prakash thinks you can’t understand Earth’s big problems without looking at the (really) tiny things. So he created Foldscope: an origami microscope that brings science to people’s pockets. It costs less than $1 to build, is portable and weighs less than 10 grams. There are more than 500,000 Foldscopes out in the world, and Manu hopes they’ll forge communities of curious problem solvers.
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A European Union sanctions plan to punish computer hackers is not directed at Russia or any one single country, Lithuania's foreign minister said on Monday, as Italy came under pressure from a group of EU members states to back the proposal.
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