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'Subversive' Peppa Pig banned on Chinese social media

'Subversive' Peppa Pig banned on Chinese social media

According to Global Times , an English-language tabloid run by the People's Daily state mouthpiece, clips featuring Peppa Pig have disappeared from Douyin , a Vine-like short-video platform. Videos that show Peppa Pig tattoos or ones that have been altered to appear more violent are among those that have fallen foul of Chinese authorities.


Russian Su-27 Fighter Jet Intercepts US Navy Airplane in Baltic Sea

Russian Su-27 Fighter Jet Intercepts US Navy Airplane in Baltic Sea

Defense officials, a Russian fighter jet conducted an "unprofessional" intercept of an unarmed U.S. Navy surveillance aircraft over the Baltic Sea on Tuesday. Su-27 approached theP-8 at a distance of about 6 meters - such interception is considered to be safe, but unprofessional. The encounter was so close it caused the Navy jet to fly through the Russian jet's wash.


Facebook briefly tests feature to identify 'hate speech'

Facebook briefly tests feature to identify 'hate speech'

The prompts did not appear on every user's feed, according to media reports, but appeared on every post, including sponsored ones. Instead, Facebook began asking by using a yellow "warning" exclamation box and off-set text if every post on users' news feeds contained hate speech.


North Korea 'prepared' to 'help us achieve' denuclearisation: Mike Pompeo

North Korea 'prepared' to 'help us achieve' denuclearisation: Mike Pompeo

As to the channel's information, these states are included in the short list of possible sites for their meeting. Yoon said that North Korean leader Kim Jong-un had agreed to " invite experts of South Korea and the U.S. Yoon said Kim also revealed plans to readjust its current time zone to match the South's. Both leaders have vowed a " complete denuclearisation " of the Korean peninsula.


Texas woman convicted of leaving toddlers in hot vehicle where they died

Texas woman convicted of leaving toddlers in hot vehicle where they died

The mother originally told investigators that 2-year-old daughter Juliet Ramirez and son 16-month-old Cavanaugh Ramirez had disappeared from an enclosed sunroom and later locked themselves in her auto on May 26, 2017. She believed that Juliet would be able to let herself out and bring her brother with her so she went into the home, watched Keeping Up With The Kardashians , smoked marijuana then took a two-to-three hour nap.


Prince Louis's birth certificate has been revealed

Prince Louis's birth certificate has been revealed

Walking unaided, she glanced towards the growing crowd and smiled before she was driven, a blanket on her knees, in her official Range Rover the short distance to William and Kate's apartment. Prince Louis was born just eight days ago , and he's already one of the most popular babies of 2018, next to all the Kardashian/Jenner babies , that is.