Syria launched antiaircraft missiles Friday at Israeli jets returning home from a bombing run over central Syria, marking a serious escalation between the two Middle East foes. The group is sworn to Israel's destruction, and fired thousands of rockets into Israel during a monthlong war in 2006. This statement, too, is unusual in that as a matter of policy, the IDF has not publicized the periodic strikes it carries out in Syria to prevent high-value weaponry from crossing the border into ...
The proceeds from Tesla's offering of $250 million in shares and $750 million in convertible debt will be used to strengthen its balance sheet and reduce risks associated with introducing the Model 3 sedan, Tesla said in a statement. While Tesla hasn't issued any updated figures as of late, it's widely believed that the total number of Model 3 reservations now falls somewhere in the 390,00-400,000 range.
District Judge Derrick K. Watson in Hawaii froze the order nationwide. Judge Watson concluded in his ruling that while the order did not mention Islam by name, "a reasonable, objective observer. Trump went on to argue that the previous order should have been kept in place, saying he reluctantly ceded requests to revise it. Trump's first ban, signed January 27, went into effect immediately, triggering chaos at airports around the world, as travelers overseas were blocked from ...
He served as the Chief Minister of Punjab from 2002 to 2007 and was elected to the State Legislative Assembly five times. Nine other ministers, including two with independent charge, were also administered the oath today. The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) won 20 seats on its debut, thereby emerging as the second largest party in the Punjab Assembly. He again resigned from the Services as a decorated soldier at the conclusion of the war.The Punjab Congress chief and husband of Patiala MP ...
In addition to removing BuzzBee from the front of their cereal boxes, Honey Nut Cheerios is giving out free wildflower seeds and encouraging consumers to plant more than 100 million wildflowers in 2017. So, if the pollinators, like bees suffer, so do food sources . "If managed with care, they can help us continue to produce billions of dollars in agricultural income and a wonderful diversity of nutritious food".
Tensions between North Korea and Malaysia have led to an Asian Cup match being postponed. "That is for now, anything else I would inform (later)". Jong-nam, the estranged half-brother to North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, was allegedly assassinated using the VX nerve agent here on February 13.
Anbang's murky ownership structure has come under scrutiny before and resulted in it losing its $1.57 billion bid to take over a USA insurance company last summer. Talks for the deal became evident when Bloomberg got its hands on materials (EB-5 financing) meant to attract overseas investors to the project. The transaction would allow the Kushner Cos.' investment in the tower to be salvaged by lenders and businesses that could have extensive dealings with the federal government, while also ...
Here are highlights of the event. Li, in a question-and-answer session that lasted almost two hours, downplayed fears about structural risks to China's economy, pledged to "fight and win a battle on smog", and advocated for economic cooperation between the mainland and Hong Kong.
He is also likely to know her views on how the U.S. could help in resolving the conflict situation in Ukraine - which was ignited after Russia's annexation of Crimea in 2014. Trump vowed during his campaign to withdraw from the climate agreement, suggesting that global warming is a hoax created by the Chinese to hurt USA competitiveness.
Erdogan told a rally in Istanbul that the Dutch "do not know politics or global diplomacy". Turkish President, Recep Tayyip Erdogan , branded Dutch authorities "Nazi remnants and fascists". "I am going to Rotterdam today (Saturday)", Cavusoglu told CNN-Turk television in an interview. At least 300,000 Austrian residents are estimated to be of Turkish origin and Turkish ministers are said to be planning to campaign in several European Union countries before the vote.
With Park's center-right party tainted by scandal, most analysts expect the primaries of the country's liberal Democratic Party to determine South Korea's next president, the AP reports. As the Park Geun-hye presidency abruptly ends, campaign season begins. The election day is highly likely to be set on May 9 as there are several public holidays in the first week of May including Buddha's Birthday on May 3 and Children's Day on May 5.
It can gloat about Punjab, which it has swept, and possibly about Manipur and Goa where it might be able to form governments. He also made light of BSP supremo Mayawati's allegations that electronic voting machine (EVMs) were tampered with in UP to favour the BJP and said he can understand her state of mind.
Arsenal started the game with a good attitude, as the Gunners were trying to prove their real worth after a humiliating pair of losses against Bayern Munich. "They have been hit very hard after the game [against Bayern] and that is always unsafe because your confidence can go very quickly". Add to that Anthony Taylor awarding Burnley a penalty in their Premier League game at Swansea last weekend despite the ball clearly hitting the arm of a visiting player and the call for technology has ...
ABC NewsTaylor Swift's got some major "Bad Blood" with a 29-year-old man who's been stalking her. Once, he requested to meet with Swift and was swiftly denied. It was reported on TheSun.co.uk that Mohammed was arrested on March 6 on stalking and burglary charges. But now, hopefully the singer will be able to rest easy as her "stalker" has finally been arrested.
From 8th to 10th March, the Google Cloud Next '17 is being held, an event where the latest Google Cloud research and projects are exposed, with a special emphasis on the potential of artificial intelligence. For example, combining Gmail with SAP Cloud for Customer will enable users to link email conversations, search for duplicate contacts and create new tasks directly from Gmail.
The BJP could retain power in Goa, winning 18-22 seats in the 40-member assembly, an India Today-Axis My India exit poll said. UP saw 61% voting, Punjab 73%, Goa 83% and Manipur 83% in the latest phase of elections. There were some 1,100 candidates in the triangular contest between the ruling combine, the Congress and AAP, which contested the Assembly elections in the state for the first time.
Major local power suppliers DTE Energy and Consumers Energy reported extensive power outage until Wednesday afternoon, with DTE Energy saying more than 400,000 of its customers in Metro Detroit lost power by mid-Wednesday afternoon as well as another 1940,000 customers of Consumers Energy.
Underlining Turkey is insistent that Manbij should be cleared of the YPG, Yildirim described the presence of USA and Russian flags suddenly in the area as a sort of competition for raising flags. "There is no final decision on by whom and how the offensive on Raqqa will be carried out". No comment could immediately be obtained from Turkish government officials.