Eurostar train becomes virtual classroom for future rail engineers

Eurostar train becomes virtual classroom for future rail engineers — Links Birmingham (@LinksBirmingham) August 19, 2017 // from Twitter August 19, 2017 at 08:15AM

NEWS: Saracens launch 2017/18 BLK Sport away shirt

On the back of the reveal of their new home shirt last month, Saracens have launched a brand new away shirt that the back-to-back European Champions will wear this season.

Romania: woman, 3 children killed crossing railway line

BUCHAREST, Romania — Romanian authorities say a woman and her three young children were killed when they were struck by a high-speed train. Alice Grasu, a spokeswoman for the Bucharest ambulance service, said the 30-year-old woman was crossing the line near a village east of Bucharest Thursday morning, with her children, ages 10, 5 and…

Romania: Orthodox synod meets to discuss bishop sex scandal

BUCHAREST, Romania — The Holy Synod of Romania’s Orthodox Church is meeting to discuss what action to take against a bishop who was seen on video engaging in sexual acts with a male student. The Bishop of Husi, Corneliu Barladeanu, is currently suspended and claims the film is doctored. The two-day meeting which began Thursday…

Macron adds Greece to Europe-focused agenda after summer break

PARIS (Reuters) – President Emmanuel Macron will visit Greece from Sept. 7-8, a source in the Elysee Palace said, as he seeks to build momentum behind a drive to deepen European integration. Macron’s aides have described a “very European” agenda after he returns from a holiday in southern France. He travels to Austria, Romania and […]

Turkey condemns German reluctance on customs union expansion

ISTANBUL — Turkey’s EU minister has condemned German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s reluctance to expand the European Union’s customs union with Turkey. Speaking in Ankara on Thursday, Omer Celik called Merkel’s statement “unfortunate,” adding that it was a reaction to rising tensions between the two countries, and urged EU institutions not to “allow Germany to turn…

Gent Hassan Jameel lends girlfriend Rihanna his jacket

Her ex Chris Brown recently detailed all about the night he assaulted her in 2009 – which lead to him pleading guilty to one count of felony assault and serving probation for the crime. And Rihanna proved that the rapper was a thing of the past, as she enjoyed a evening out at London’s Chiltern Firehouse…