Daily Archives: September 8, 2017

Tibet to award doctorates for 1st time.

LHASA, (Xinhua) — Four PhD candidates will become the first group of holders of doctorates awarded by a Tibetan university. The four students have successfully defended their theses, including three made it on Saturday, according to Tibet University ...

Hurricane Nate: Storm heads to New Orleans.

(BBC)A state of emergency has been declared in four southern US states with as Hurricane Nate gathering strength as it heads towards the Gulf Coast. Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama and parts of Florida have issued hurricane warnings and evacuation orders. ...