Day: August 14, 2018

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – India will launch its first manned space mission by 2022, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Wednesday, which could make it the fourth nation to do so after the United States, Russia and China. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi meets schoolchildren after addressing the nation during Independence Day celebrations at the
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BEIJING (Reuters) – U.S. startup incubator Y Combinator said it is establishing a China unit, its first dedicated overseas office, which will be headed by Baidu Inc’s former chief operating officer Qi Lu. FILE PHOTO: Qi Lu, vice chairman, group president and COO of Baidu, responds to a question during a panel discussion on 5G
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(Reuters) – New Jersey declared a partial state of emergency on Tuesday as forecasts for further heavy rainfall posed new danger in parts of that state, New York and Pennsylvania, where rescuers hauled people from waterways, flooded cars and homes. Following several days of torrential rain throughout the northeastern United States, the National Weather Service
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While Mr. Irrelevant from this year’s NFL Draft has temporarily won the backup quarterback job in Denver, the fact that a rookie seventh-round pick with no NFL experience is one injury from starting is apparently very relevant to John Elway. FILE PHOTO: Mar 7, 2016; Englewood, CO, USA; Denver Broncos general manager John Elway speaks
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LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – The film is called “Crazy Rich Asians,” but the cast is proud to be showcasing such a rare array of Asian culture and identity in a Hollywood movie. The romantic comedy, opening in movie theaters on Wednesday and starring Constance Wu, Michelle Yeoh, Awkwafina and newcomer Henry Golding, is the first
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday called former White House aide Omarosa Manigault Newman a “dog,” and his campaign took legal action against her as the two former reality TV stars escalated their public feud. Former U.S. White House staffer Omarosa Manigault-Newman gestures during an interview on the release of her book
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – As the Trump administration moves to freeze vehicle fuel efficiency standards, some regulatory officials have disputed the Transportation Department rationale that the plan would significantly cut traffic deaths, internal documents made public on Tuesday showed. FILE PHOTO – Cars travel on city streets and highway overpasses in San Diego, California, U.S. in
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Today a group of citizens thwarted Robert Kocharyan’s press conference. Kocharyan’s office blamed the government saying that they were scared of Kocharyan’s public speech. It is hard to tell what Kocharyan was going to say that would scare the government. At least, there are different other ways and media to communicate. Moreover, considering the public
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Ականատեսները նշել են Ճենովայում ավտոճանապարհային կամրջի փլուզման հնարավոր պատճառը,–հաղորդում է TGCom24-ը։ Վկաների խոսքերով՝ կամրջի կոնստրուկցիան շանթահարվել է։ Ըստ պարբերականի, պատահարի արդյունքում 10 մարդ անհետ կորած է համարվում։ Ավելի վաղ նշվել էր, որ Ճենովայում ավտոճանապարհի վրա կառուցված կամրջի փլուզման հետևանքով զոհվել է առնվազն 22 մարդ, կան մեծ թվով վիրավորներ: Կամրջի փլուզումը տեղի է ունեցել օգոստոսի 14-ին։
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