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Saudi launches grand Red Sea tourism project

Saudi launches grand Red Sea tourism project Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman on Monday announced a major new worldwide tourism project encompassing a 30,000 square kilometre stretch of islands, beaches and other attractions on the Red Sea. Saudi Arabia is now one of the only Muslim-majority countries that legally imposes a dress code. Up to 35,000 jobs will be created by the project, which is eventually projected to generate 15 bill... [Full Article...]

Modi livid over absent ministers, BJP MPs in the Parliament

Modi livid over absent ministers, BJP MPs in the Parliament Modi, said a BJP leader, held a meeting of the top brass to procure details of missing union ministers and members of the party as the amendment piloted by Congress leader Digvijay Singh was passed due to lack of strength in the treasury benches. [Full Article...]

Robert Kubica says wider cars caught him out after garage drama

Robert Kubica says wider cars caught him out after garage drama For now, I owe a big thanks to everyone at Renault for making this test happen". The first time Norris has driven a 2017 specification vehicle, though the European F3 star enjoyed several ultra-soft runs in the afternoon at the wheel of the McLaren MCL32, and spent the day taking sizeable chunks off his personal best with each outing. [Full Article...]

Lightning Strikes Airport Worker

Lightning Strikes Airport Worker Dunn was rushed to the hospital and is being treated for third-degree burns all over his body in addition to bleeding on his brain. Three workers were on the tarmac during the lightning storm. She said she was driving when her father informed her Austin had been electrocuted. The victim's family has started a GoFundMe page , stating that while he is doing much better, he has a long road of ne... [Full Article...]

Australian Terror Suspects Named, May Have Already Tried to Down International Flight

Australian Terror Suspects Named, May Have Already Tried to Down International Flight Four men were taken into custody by police in a series of raids in the suburbs of Sydney . "One of those men was released from police custody last night (Tuesday) without being charged with a criminal offense", police said in a statement. [Full Article...]

Donald Trump Threatened To Sue 'Sharknado' For Replacing Him With Mark Cuban

Donald Trump Threatened To Sue 'Sharknado' For Replacing Him With Mark Cuban We're going to shut the entire show down!' " Contacted by THR , Cohen acknowledges a dinner with Ziering to discuss casting Trump but says he has no recollection of the angry correspondence. If Trump had taken the role, he would have gotten to shoot flying sharks in the halls of the fictional White House, saying, "This is for America, baby!" Other political figures to have appeared in the... [Full Article...]

Comey signs book deal after abrupt end to Federal Bureau of Investigation career

Comey signs book deal after abrupt end to Federal Bureau of Investigation career Trump's firing of Comey immediately led to accusations that he was trying to impede the bureau's Russian Federation investigation and ultimately led to the appointment of special counsel Robert Mueller III. Former FBI Director James Comey , who was sacked by U.S. President Donald Trump , has signed a deal for a book on leadership and decision-making that will come out in spring 2018, the publi... [Full Article...]

Trump Aide Roasts 'Cosmopolitan Bias' of CNN's Acosta in Immigration Showdown

As he left the podium, Miller said: "I apologize Jim if things got heated, but you did make some pretty rough insinuations". Acosta quoted " The New Colossus ", the famous poem engraved on the Statue of Liberty , before saying, " It doesn't say anything about speaking English or being able to be a computer programmer". [Full Article...]

Jacinda Ardern: New Zealand politician brands maternity leave question 'unacceptable'

Jacinda Ardern: New Zealand politician brands maternity leave question 'unacceptable' Yet in and out of the workplace, women continue to be challenged on their intentions . Carrie Stoddart-Smith, Māori Party candidate for Pakuranga says, "As a political commentator, I have observed Jacinda Ardern consistently demonstrate her strong brand of leadership through pragmatism and empathy, and in her words "relentless positivity". [Full Article...]

HP wants to use VR to take users to Mars

HP wants to use VR to take users to Mars HP Inc is pitching the machine at businesses: it reckons that designers and "creators" want a machine they can work with on the desktop, then throw on to experience their digital creations in glorious virtual reality. In addition to the backpack, HP has been working on a number of other VR products. Companies like Lucid, which is hoping to bring a Tesla Model S competitor to market, are already de... [Full Article...]

Boy Scouts deny leaders called Trump to congratulate him on speech

Boy Scouts deny leaders called Trump to congratulate him on speech He opted to attack former President Barack Obama (whom many Boy Scouts booed), mock Hillary Clinton, and rail against "fake news", as well as all the " dishonest people " in the media. This time it was over his freaky, baseless claim that the Boy Scouts of America chief personally called to thank him for the rambling , weirdly incoherent and divisive speech Trump gave in front of 30,000-p... [Full Article...]

Did SRK just compare Anushka Sharma and Kajol?

Did SRK just compare Anushka Sharma and Kajol? I looked to my right and gasped " Shah Rukh Khan!' ". Yeh Phurrr Phurrr kya laga rakha hai? Kal @diplo aur @ipritamofficial se poochkar, Dilli mein poora bataaungi! The song is a promotional number featuring the " Raees " star, the actor recently shot for the video in sunny vistas of Los Angeles. [Full Article...]

Long Island to get 4 new medical marijuana dispensaries

Long Island to get 4 new medical marijuana dispensaries When state health officials first awarded licenses in 2015, Citiva Medical was one of the applicants. They join the following five ROs, which have been operating since the program's launch in January 2016 and have been re-registered for another two years: MedMen, formerly known as Bloomfield Industries; Columbia Care; Etain; PharmaCann; and Vireo Health of NY. [Full Article...]

Neymar's father to pocket £58m from player's move to PSG

Neymar's father to pocket £58m from player's move to PSG Lionel Messi took to Instagram on Wednesday to bid farewell to Neymar , who informed his Barcelona teammates that he is leaving the club, according to a report in AFP . Neymar replied to the message: "Thank you brother". In an interview with Mundo Deportivo at the weekend, the league's president, Javier Tebas , said: "We will [make a complaint about PSG] because they infringe UEFA's F... [Full Article...]

How high will that north valley thermometer go today?

How high will that north valley thermometer go today? After a high of 97 degrees at the Portland International Airport on Tuesday, Portland area temperatures are expected to make the jump across the century mark and beyond Wednesday. The haze you might have noticed is coming from a wildfire in British Columbia. This week, the National Weather Service's seven-day forecasts predicts a likely high near 105 on Wednesday and Thursday then 100 on Fri... [Full Article...]

Sunbathers killed after plane makes emergency landing on BEACH in Portugal

Sunbathers killed after plane makes emergency landing on BEACH in Portugal Maritime police, rescue swimmers and emergency medical vehicles responded to the scene. Photos showed the plane looked to have a damaged left wing that hung lower than the right wing, according to photos. The Associated Press news agency said the girl who died had been with her parents, who were unhurt. The plane passed over the dead man's legs as he sunbathed on a towel, they said. [Full Article...]

Family Claims School Didn't Stop Bullying That Led To Girl's Death

Family Claims School Didn't Stop Bullying That Led To Girl's Death Her parents complain the school official, pleaded for months before them to do something, to stop the bullying, but nothing was ever done. The taunts weren't relegated to cyberspace, and after school hours, but by now they had become a daily part of the sixth grader's retinue, in the school hallway, at the school cafeteria and even in the classroom. [Full Article...]

Nitish Kumar committed unforgivable sin by insulting mandate given to Mahagathbandhan: Tejashwi

Nitish Kumar committed unforgivable sin by insulting mandate given to Mahagathbandhan: Tejashwi On July 26, JD (U ) supremo Nitish had resigned as the CM of Bihar, ending the two-year-old alliance with the Lalu Prasad-led RJD . Sources said that veteran leader Sharad Yadav may float a political party to remain with the grand secular alliance. [Full Article...]

Qatar and Italy sign a almost $6B deal for naval vessels

Qatar and Italy sign a almost $6B deal for naval vessels Qatar has repeatedly denied their accusations. Qatar has been put under pressure by the embargo, and the gas-rich nation has been forced to engineer alternative supply chains. In an unexpected development, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates , Bahrain, Egypt , Yemen and Libya severed their diplomatic links with Qatar in June. [Full Article...]

IBM breathes life into magnetic tape with storage breakthrough

IBM breathes life into magnetic tape with storage breakthrough Storing data on magnetic tape has come a long way. Scientists at IBM and Sony have developed a new cartridge that stores 330 terabytes of data into a device the size of a human hand, setting a new world record. To create the product IBM used sputter magnetic tape, which is expected to cost "a little more" to manufacture than commercial tape, but the potential for high capacity will mak... [Full Article...]


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