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NUS loses title of Asia's top uni but scores in global outlook

New institutions have edged past the traditional IITs in the Times Higher Education ( THE) World University Rankings 2019 on Wednesday. Tsinghua University beat Beijing's Peking University to also become China's top university. Elsewhere in Asia, South Korea's front-runner - Seoul National University - has also climbed up the table, claiming 63rd place this year, up from joint 74th. Consulte Mais Informação

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New allegations against Kavanaugh submitted to Senate panel

She said she was drugged and gang-raped at a party in approximately 1982 at which Judge Kavanaugh was present . "These boys included Mark Judge and Brett Kavanaugh ", she said. Supreme Court is a watershed event that will define America's politics for years. But Republican Senator Lindsey Graham tweeted: "I have a hard time believing any person would continue to go to - according to the affidavit - ten parties over a two-year period where women were routinely gang raped and not ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Judge restores protections for grizzly bears, blocking hunts

Judge restores protections for grizzly bears, blocking hunts

Fast forward to August of previous year when the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service revoked protections, declaring the population not only had made a successful recovery, but that they had done all they can to address all other threats. "Putting the blinders on to everything other than Yellowstone grizzlies was illegal", he said. Christensen's opinion was circulated around 5 p.m. Consulte Mais Informação

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See four months of Brett Kavanaugh’s calendar from 1982

See four months of Brett Kavanaugh’s calendar from 1982

On September 23, The New Yorker published an article where a second woman, Deborah Ramirez , came forward with another accusation of sexual misconduct dating back to her and Kavanaugh's time at Yale University. Human Rights Watch has already expressed serious concerns about the lack of transparency in the nomination process, and about the human rights protections at stake given Kavanaugh's record. Consulte Mais Informação

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Salesforce, Apple team up for business apps

Salesforce, Apple team up for business apps

Under the partnership , Salesforce said it will redesign its app to run native on Apple's iOS and add exclusive features. Apple said it is also launching an app to teach people how to build native iOS apps called Development Trail, calling it a step towards Apple and Salesforce's belief in "democratization of technology and empowering developers, with any education or background ". Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump sanctions rejected: To maintain business with Iran, EU announces legal entity

Trump sanctions rejected: To maintain business with Iran, EU announces legal entity

After the Trump administration walked away from the deal last May, Iranian officials tried to intimidate the European Union into capitulating, warning that Iran would also quit the nuclear deal . The EU move comes a day before Trump and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani separately address the UN General Assembly, with the United States leader expected to take a hard line on Iran. Consulte Mais Informação

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Lawyer for second Kavanaugh accuser says her client is 'willing to testify'

Lawyer for second Kavanaugh accuser says her client is 'willing to testify'

Kavanaugh denied the allegation and called Ramirez's story part of a "coordinated effort to destroy my good name". Attorney Michael Avenatti provided a statement from his client to the committee. "On numerous occasions at these parties, I witnessed Mark Judge and Brett Kavanaugh drink excessively with girls and engage in highly inappropriate conduct, including being overly aggressive with girls and not taking "No" for an answer". Consulte Mais Informação

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Meghan Markle Performs First Solo Royal Engagement Without Prince Harry

The Duchess of Sussex was out to attend the opening of a Pacific art exhibition entitled Oceania at the Royal Academy of Art in London's Piccadilly. Etiquette and protocol coach William Hanson told BBC News that Meghan didn't breach the royal protocol. "I love that she dressed in black so that the kids will really be the stars of the night", wrote one commentator on social media after Meghan and Harry's appearance at the 2018 WellChild Awards earlier this month. Consulte Mais Informação

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Oculus Quest: Under the Hood

Like the Rift , it also includes built-in audio. Instead of relying on external trackers like the Oculus Rift, the Oculus Quest's inside-out tracking system can monitor your position from within the headset itself. These sensors also allow Quest to go beyond roomscale, with Oculus saying it can go into a 4,000 square feet room. First, it will come to your Android phone, which means friends and family will be able to watch what you are seeing in the headset right from their own phones. Consulte Mais Informação

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How does the European Union plan to bypass U.S. sanctions against Iran?

How does the European Union plan to bypass U.S. sanctions against Iran?

After missing his initial time slot at the annual New York City summit of world leaders due to tardiness, Trump kicked off his morning speech by patting himself on the back for what he considers a job well done. Trump on laughter at United Nations during speech: "Oh it was great". "It takes a little while to put these together and we want to make sure we got the conditions just right so the two leaders can be successful". Consulte Mais Informação

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