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Kashmir attack: Why the timing could drive tensions in South Asia

The trigger: a deadly car bomb attack on a convoy of Indian paramilitaries in the section of Kashmir controlled by New Delhi. The blast ripped through the convoy, killing at least 40 people and injuring five more — the worst attack on Indian forces since the beginning of an insurgency in the region in the… Read More »

St. Petersburg building collapses – CNN

The spokesman said earlier 86 people had been evacuated and there were 24 rescue unit teams working in the area. The ministry said later Saturday that rescue operations with dogs were complete. “Nobody was found under the rubble and we don’t have any reports of missing relatives,” a spokesperson said. Three floors of the building… Read More »

Music Think Tank Weekly Recap: Email Lists • Release Your Own Music • Starving Artist • More

Contributors on MusicThinkTank this week shared pieces on how to build and use and email list, the best way to roll out your music, the problematic cliche of the starving artist, and more! Owen Davie on 02/16/2019 in D.I.Y., Music Business, Music Think Tank | Permalink | Comments (0) Tags: DIY, DIY musicians, indie, music,… Read More »

No Sleep ‘Till Ghent: Soulwax’s relentless pursuit of the unknown – Features

With so much on their plate, Stephen and David almost overlooked the 10th anniversary of ‘Part of the Weekend Never Dies’ in September. “The honest truth is… until like five days before, we were unaware,” David says. “Someone told us and we were like ‘Ah okay, cool!’” The movie was subsequently uploaded to YouTube and… Read More »

Dubai Fountain: The story behind its dancing waters

Editor’s Note — CNN’s series often carry sponsorship originating from the countries and regions we profile. However, CNN retains full editorial control over all of its reports. Our sponsorship policy. (CNN) — Like a moth to a flame, visitors to Dubai invariably swarm around the colossal fountain at the foot of the Burj Khalifa. It’s… Read More »

Mikaela Shiffrin makes history with fourth straight slalom gold

The American was third after the morning run, 0.15 seconds behind leader Wendy Holdener, but put in a faultless, textbook performance in her second run to finish almost a second ahead of home favorite Anna Swenn Larsson who took silver. Swiss skier Holdener was last to go and challenge Shiffrin’s daunting time, but a costly… Read More »

McCarrick, ex-US cardinal, defrocked by Vatican over sexual abuse allegations

McCarrick, who once led the Archdiocese of Washington and was recognized as a powerful advocate of the Catholic Church’s political priorities in the United States, becomes the highest-ranking Catholic figure to be expelled from the priesthood over the sex abuse crisis that has roiled the church in recent decades. The judgment was recognized by the… Read More »

5 Things You Need To Have Ready Before You Tell Anyone About Your Music

Having music is all well and good, but when it comes to getting a relevant party interested, your ephemeral window of opportunity can’t be wasted. Here we Chris Robley details five critical elements you must be able to call upon if you want to cultivate interest in your work. ______________________________ By Chris Robley of CD… Read More »