Emaar Properties claims Burj Dubai as world’s tallest building

Sunday, July 22, 2007 United Arab Emirates (UAE) developer Emaar Properties has claimed that their Burj Dubai commercial and residential tower, currently under construction, has become the world's tallest building, reaching a height of 512.1 metres (or 1,680 feet) and 141 storeys. The current official record holder, Taipei 101 of Taiwan, has a height of 508 metres and 101 storeys, and will...
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MT duo & Robot Taiwan 2008: Vast opportunities for machinery industry

Friday, May 2, 2008 The 2008 Taipei CNC Machine Tools & Manufacturing Technology Show (MT duo) and Taiwan International Robot Exhibition (Robot Taiwan 2008) both began yesterday. These events are both taking place in the build up to Taipei International Machine Tool Show (TIMTOS 2009) at TWTC Nangang, which is due to take place next year. The 2008 MT duo and Robot Taiwan mainly focused on...
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2006 U.S. Congressional Elections

Wednesday, November 8, 2006 Contents 1 Issues 2 Campaigns turn nasty 3 Polling Problems 4 Summaries by state 5 Alabama 6 Alaska 7 Arizona 8 Arkansas 9 California 10 Colorado 11 Connecticut 12 Delaware 13 Florida 14 Georgia 15 Hawaii 16 Idaho 17 Illinois 18 Indiana 19 Iowa 20 Kansas 21 Kentucky 22 Louisiana 23 Maine 24 Maryland 25 Massachusetts 26 Michigan 27 Minnesota 28 Mississippi 29...
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A Laser Hair Removal Technician In Tucson Can Assist You In Getting Rid Of Unwanted Hair

See More About: Best Digital Marketing Copywriter Melbourne Best Digital Marketing Copywriter Sydney byAlma Abell Having excessive hair on your body can be very embarrassing and can cause social awkwardness this can especially be the case with facial hair. In the past people have had to tweeze or wax their unwanted hair but now with improvements on hair removal techniques you can achieve better...

NSW Parliament passes alcohol-fuelled violence bill hours after drafting

Saturday, February 1, 2014 Thursday morning, members of the Parliament of New South Wales, Australia, discussed drafts of two bills relating to liquor intoxication assault crimes starting at 10 o'clock in the morning (AEDT; 2100 UTC), and approved them later during the day: the Lower House approved at midday and the Upper House at 7pm. The new legislation imposes harsher penalties on behaviour...
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Open source game developer Perttu Ahola talks about Minetest with Wikinews

Tuesday, June 30, 2020 Recently, Finnish open-source video game developer Perttu Ahola discussed Minetest, his "longest ever project", with Wikinews. Started in October 2010, Minetest was an attempt by Ahola to create a sandbox game similar to Minecraft. Minecraft is a multi-platform commercial game, which was in alpha version when Ahola challenged himself to create something similar to it from...
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Drought conditions hit much of US again in 2012

Monday, July 9, 2012 Over half of the contiguous United States is experiencing drought conditions, according to a report released Thursday by the National Weather Service. The report, addressing the period through this coming September, predicted many states will see these conditions persist, or worsen. Further government reports indicate that high temperatures have played a role in the drought....
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Best Beat Making Software: Dubturbo

See More About: Richard Light Interactive It By Christopher Granger Creating your own music has been made a lot easier through the internet nowadays. You do not even need to go to a studio to come up with your own track. More so, with the great advancements in technology, there are times when you will not need to have and play musical instruments to create beats and melody. With beat making...

Sex, mental and physical exercise, fight dementia

Friday, April 8, 2005Professor Perry Bartlett of University of Queensland's Brain Institute recommends sex, cryptic crosswords and a good run to stave off dementia. The researcher, interviewed on Australian ABC radio today , said that with 52,000 Australians expected to be diagnosed with dementia by the end of the year, people wishing to ward off the degenerative disorder may benefit from...
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Bikers Jewelry For Men Are Genuine Works Of Art

See More About: How To Take Care Of Your Jewelry Submitted by: Cavier Dremes Gone are the days when men wore only neckties and watches as accessories, today a well-dressed man is sure to have jewelry in his extensive wardrobe. These days wide variety of jewelry is available for men ranging from traditional conservative form to bold and heavy biker jewelry. Jewelry made of sterling silver has...