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By Swati Gupta, CNN
The women, dressed in colorful saris, giggle as they arrange themselves into rows.
It’s Friday morning in a small apartment in southern Delhi, where about 45 women ranging in age from 28 to 50 are forming orderly lines. 55 more words
I am not a tactician or any sort of game theorist. I’ve read a few popular science books, my first clues about war and conflict came from one of Steven Pinker’s compendiums, and I’m going back some to catch up, I’m reading “The Evolution of War,” by Maurice R. 1,358 more words
Basically, stop it; you’re not helping.
It seems as though the people who explain war and game theory to us are advocating for it; I personally expect a call for a pre-emptive attack whenever I hear “game theory,” and it seems to me that scientific sounding talk about theory and conflict is usually offered in support of some sort of aggression. 3,272 more words
Source: Al Jazeera News
Eighty-six people have been killed in an attack by herdsmen on six villages in central Nigeria, local media reported.
Another six people were wounded and 50 homes were destroyed in the attacks in the Gashish district of Plateau state, Channels Television reported citing local police on Monday. 21 more words
Source: BBC News
Police in Nicaragua have ended the siege of a church where opposition supporters had sought refuge after being attacked by riot police and pro-government militias. 50 more words