Jailed for selling fake bomb detectors: UK

A British judge on Thursday sentenced a businessman who sold fake bomb detectors to 10 years in jail, saying the millionaire had shown a cavalier disregard for potentially fatal consequences.

James McCormick made an estimated $77.8 million from the sales of his non-working detectors — which were based on a novelty golf ball . . . → Read More: Jailed for selling fake bomb detectors: UK

Google exposes secret data centre

If you’re looking for the beating heart of the digital age — a physical location where the scope, grandeur, and geekiness of the kingdom of bits become manifest—you could do a lot worse than Lenoir, North Carolina. This rural city of 18,000 was once rife with furniture factories. Now it’s the home of a Google data . . . → Read More: Google exposes secret data centre

European countries discriminate against Muslims: AI

European countries are discriminating against Muslims for demonstrating their faith, especially in the fields of education and employment, rights group Amnesty International said Tuesday.

In a report focusing on Belgium, France, the Netherlands, Spain, and Switzerland, Amnesty urged European governments to do more to challenge negative stereotypes and prejudices against Islam.

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Dutch man fathers 82 children, helping childless women

In a bid to help childless women become mothers, a 42-year-old Dutch man launched a free “baby making” service nine years ago.

The man had sex with 15 women every month, and has fathered 82 children so far.

Ed Houben stayed a virgin till the age of 34. He usually waits for women to come . . . → Read More: Dutch man fathers 82 children, helping childless women

Ambassador-at-large Nasir Ali Khan undertakes 30 foreign trips in two years

An ambassador-at-large Nasir Ali Khan has set a new record of foreign trips as he has undertaken as many as 30 tours of 25 countries in a matter of 24 months.

The Islamabad-based gentleman, who is an optician by profession, is known to be a close friend of Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi.

Khan spent . . . → Read More: Ambassador-at-large Nasir Ali Khan undertakes 30 foreign trips in two years