Libyan UN-backed PM says he will respect Berlin summit's call for ceasefire, but won't sit down again with Haftar

The head of the UN-backed Government of National Accord, Fayez al-Sarraj has said he would stick to the truce supported at the Berlin peace conference but would still not engage in direct talks with General Khalifa Haftar. Read Full Article at

Hacker leaks 500k passwords for servers, routers and IoT devices on Dark Web

A hacker has dumped a massive list of Telnet credentials and passwords for over 500,000 servers, routers, and so-called smart devices on the Dark Web, exposing the persistent vulnerability of cloud service providers. Read Full Article at

'How did he manage that!?' Man United star Sergio Romero miraculously unhurt after car smash on way to training (PHOTOS)

Goalkeeper Sergio Romero almost gave Manchester United another injury scare by escaping the wreckage of his Lamborghini after a spectacular-looking crash near the club’s Carrington complex before training this morning. Read Full Article at

Novak Djokovic defeats German rival to take first step towards defending Australian Open title

Serbian tennis star Novak Djokovic has successfully launched his Australian Open title defense, beating Jan-Lennard Struff of Germany 7-6, 6-2, 2-6, 6-1. Read Full Article at

‘That's not in the referee's rulebook’: Play stops for wasp sting at London Masters

A referee winced in pain and was consoled by world number eight Kyren Wilson before needing medical treatment after being attacked by a wasp he caught on the table during a match at the London Masters snooker tournament. Read Full Article at

Could renewables overtake coal in China?

As China continues its long and painful move away from coal, solar and wind energy are becoming increasingly competitive. Read Full Article at

From ‘melted ice cream’ to ‘dancing queen’: Internet reacts to Serena Williams’ Australian Open outfit

Serena Williams’ Grand Slam fashion statements have caught the public’s attention in recent years. The 2020 Australian Open was no exception with her lavender dress being one of the most discussed topics. Read Full Article at

Breathing new life into colonizing the Moon? ESA to begin producing oxygen from LUNAR DUST

The European Space Agency (ESA) has fired up its prototype oxygen plant to begin producing the element out of simulated moondust, with a view to creating a sustainable breathable air production facility on the Moon. Read Full Article at

Russian mining giant Nornickel shares hit record high on soaring palladium prices

Shares of Russian metals company Nornickel (Norilsk Nickel) surged 2.25 percent on Monday during trading on the Moscow Exchange, hitting an all-time high. Read Full Article at

‘Like living with a gun pointed at you’: Taal Volcano island to be declared ‘no man’s land’

Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte has approved a plan to declare Luzon island, home to Taal Volcano, a ‘no man’s land’, effectively ending the possibility of its former residents ever returning to their lives there. Read Full Article at

‘Horrifying to imagine what was inside’: 5 people killed as hot water pipe bursts in Russian hostel (VIDEO)

Five people have died and three have been hospitalized with severe burns after a hot water pipe burst at a hostel in Russia. Read Full Article at

Indian jewelers say dropping import duties on Russian diamonds will boost bilateral trade

New Delhi is considering signing a bilateral agreement with Russia to reduce import duties on processed diamonds and jewelry, the chairman of the country’s Gem & Jewelry Export Promotion Council (GJEPC), Sanjay Shah, said. Read Full Article at

At least 2 killed and 15 injured in a shooting outside a nightclub in Kansas City, Missouri

A gunman opened fire on a line of people outside a night club in Kansas City, Missouri, killing one and wounding 15 more before being shot dead by a security guard, local media reported, citing police. Read Full Article at

India successfully tests 3,500km range nuclear-capable missile from underwater platform – reports

India has tested its K-4 submarine-launched ballistic missile capable of carrying a nuclear warhead off its southeastern coast. The launch reportedly went smoothly, and saw the missile being fired off a submerged platform. Read Full Article at

Heavy fire breaks out inside Delhi Transport Department (VIDEO)

Multiple teams of firefighters were dispatched to combat a raging fire inside a transport department office in Delhi, which broke out on Monday morning. Read Full Article at

2 killed, 5 injured in shooting at music club in San Antonio, Texas

Two people died and five have been taken to hospital in critical condition after a suspect opened fire inside the music venue in downtown San Antonio, Texas. The shooting allegedly was preceded by a brawl between patrons. Read Full Article at

Richest 1% own more than TWICE as much wealth as 6.9 billion people - Oxfam

A super-rich one percent of the world’s population has accumulated twice as much wealth as the remaining 90 percent, global charity Oxfam said in a newly-released report. Read Full Article at

'Berlin conference showed Moscow & Ankara have a huge role to play in solving Libya’s crisis'

Berlin peace summit has shown that Russia and Turkey still have an important role to play as they are among very few countries that can really influence the situation in Libya, Yusuf Erim, a Turkish foreign policy expert said. Read Full Article at

SpaceX simulated failure test: Elon Musk checks if Crew Dragon astronauts are as safe as Soyuz crews (VIDEO)

SpaceX has simulated a rocket failure to find out if its abort system designed to save astronauts’ lives in case of an accident could match that of the Russian Soyuz spacecraft’s – which saved a Russian-American ISS crew in 2018. Read Full Article at

Rapidly spreading: Chinese authorities confirm 136 NEW cases of deadly virus in 2 days

Health officials in Wuhan, China have revealed that 136 new cases of a mysterious new strain of the coronavirus have been diagnosed over just two days, bringing the total in the city to 198. Read Full Article at

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