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Global Media SpaceX's Falcon Heavy to launch in early February: Elon Musk
Author: 0 SpaceX's Falcon Heavy to launch in early February: Elon Musk

SpaceNews reported that although Musk did not reveal a time for the launch, SpaceX has reserved a three-hour launch window opening at 20:30 South African time. "There are a lot of risks associated with Falcon Heavy , a real good chance that that vehicle doesn't make it to orbit", Musk said . The Falcon Heavy will be the first spacecraft to deliver large payloads to low-Earth orbit inside a composite fairing.

Global Media Farm revenues have been hit admits Economic Survey
Author: 0 Farm revenues have been hit admits Economic Survey

The annual survey was released ahead of the government's annual budget statement, due to be presented by the FM on Thursday. It suggested that an effective response will encompass multiple levers and strategies, above all creating a climate for rapid economic growth on the strength of the only two truly sustainable engines -? private investment and exports.

Global Media Floodwaters along swollen Seine peak in Paris, threaten Normandy
Author: 0 Floodwaters along swollen Seine peak in Paris, threaten Normandy

They are waiting for the waters to recede to allow the first estimates of the financial cost of the flooding to be made. A parking desk is partly submerged in the Seine after days of nearly non-stop rain caused flooding in the country. The river reached the same levels - around 19ft - on Saturday, causing the French capital's famous Bateaux Mouches river craft to shut down. More favourable weather is expected for the week ahead, and Vigicrues has lowered its warning level from orange to ...

Global Media Netanyahu confronts Putin over Iran's actions in Syria, Lebanon
Author: 0 Netanyahu confronts Putin over Iran's actions in Syria, Lebanon

Netanyahu, who was joined on his visit to Moscow by Israel's National Security Council head Meir Ben-Shabbat and IDF military intelligence chief Maj. Here, the Israeli prime minister presented Putin with information on Iran's activities that could directly endanger the Jewish state. "They were the ones who made a big sacrifice for victory over the Nazis".

Global Media Chris Stapleton coming to JPJ
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Country star Chris Stapleton is set to return to Northwest Arkansas in 2018. Kentucky native Chris Stapleton picked up three Grammy Awards Sunday at the 60th annual ceremony held in New York City's Madison Square Garden. For more information, visit www.stapletonfanclub.com . The country artist had to postpone his concert in Noblesville last year-one of several concert dates scratched due to "unforeseen circumstances".

Global Media Taliban-claimed Kabul bombing kills at least 95, officials say
Author: 0 Taliban-claimed Kabul bombing kills at least 95, officials say

Marshal Fahim Military University, Kabul had witnessed a major terror attack in October a year ago when fifteen cadets were killed when the bus they were traveling in was targeted by suicide bomber . He said at least 235 others have also sustained injures and the Afghan police forces have sustained heavy casualties in the attack. Long-running insurgency: The Taliban, who have been waging a rebellion against authorities in Kabul since a US-led invasion in 2001, have stepped up their ...

Global Media Landscaper now facing five murder charges in case of missing gay men
Author: 0 Landscaper now facing five murder charges in case of missing gay men

Bruce McArthur was charged earlier this month with the murders of Selim Esen, 44, and Andrew Kinsman, 49, who were both reported missing from Toronto's gay village area at different times previous year. Lisowisk, police say, was never reported missing. While Liddle said McArthur sometimes had a younger man helping him with the gardening work, police said they had no evidence anyone else was involved in any of the alleged crimes.

Author: 0 Ireland to Hold Vote on Liberalizing Abortion Laws, PM Says

Irish premier Leo Varadkar has said he will campaign for abortion laws to be "liberalised" in an upcoming referendum on the issue. Varadkar is expected to repeat that position at the cabinet meeting, which will be attended by both his Fine Gael ministerial colleagues and ministers from a bloc of independent MPs whose votes shore up the ruling minority coalition.

Global Media Trump's
Author: 0 Trump's "New York talk" and Jay-Z tweet

In a letter Wednesday, the Justice Department warned the House intelligence panel's Republican chairman, California Rep. Devin Nunes, that releasing the classified memo could be "extraordinarily reckless" and asked to review it. This revelation comes as Special Counsel Mueller's investigative team continues to question individuals involved in the Trump campaign, with Attorney General Jeff Sessions being the latest to be questioned.

Author: 0 European Union backs Brexit transition period to end by 2020

Senior conservatives are reportedly warning she could be ousted if she fails to define her position soon. But May, who gambled on a snap election past year that cost her party its majority in parliament, is facing pressure from multiple angles: pro-EU lawmakers, hardline Brexiteers, and another contingent who question her leadership credentials and criticise a "dull boring dull" domestic agenda.

Global Media Guy, Jerome help No. 2 Virginia beat No. 4 Duke 65-63
Author: 0 Guy, Jerome help No. 2 Virginia beat No. 4 Duke 65-63

It was a little bit of a slap in the face. The Wolfpack hit 15 three-pointers at a 50 percent clip to shock North Carolina in overtime. The cathartic triumph, Virginia's first at this storied venue since January 14, 1995, kept the Cavaliers (20-1, 9-0) as the lone unbeaten team in the ACC.

Global Media Merkel warns of rising anti-Semitism
Author: 0 Merkel warns of rising anti-Semitism

We will never forget. "We must stand together against the normalization of hate". "There is no place for anti-Semitism, racism and incitement in our society". It is important to remember the millions of Holocaust victims because "anti-Semitism, racism and the hatred of others are more relevant" recently, Ms.

Global Media Several killed in clashes in Yemen's southern city Aden
Author: 0 Several killed in clashes in Yemen's southern city Aden

The council accuses prime minister Ahmed Bin Dagher and his ministers of corruption, and had given Mr Hadi a Sunday deadline to fire them. Sunday's rally was called for by the South Transition Council, an autonomous body aimed at overseeing self-governance among southern provinces.

Global Media David Davis attempts to ease Tory nerves over Brexit transition
Author: 0 David Davis attempts to ease Tory nerves over Brexit transition

Carney also stated that the economic growth losses that he expected were to the equal to two-thirds or three-quarters of the 350-million pound boost to the public spending claimed by supporters of Brexit to be its key advantage. He told the Telegraph: "The less of Brexit you get, the more likely you are to get Jeremy Corbyn. If [Brexit's opportunities are] taken off the table then Brexit becomes only a damage limitation exercise", he is set to say.

Global Media Brits face pornography charges in Cambodia over 'game'
Author: 0 Brits face pornography charges in Cambodia over 'game'

However, according to the Daily Mail , one of the prisoners has claimed none of those arrested were in the photographs. The group previously said they were being treated well in the police station where they were being held and officers were friendly and bought them pizza.

Global Media Trump Tells African Leaders Tillerson Will Visit in March
Author: 0 Trump Tells African Leaders Tillerson Will Visit in March

The president has said he used different language. Trump added that he looked forward in 2018 to building on relationships he had established during the African Leaders' lunch during the UN General Assembly last September as well as the relationships established by Secretary of State Rex Tillerson in a meeting with African ministers in Washington late past year as well as engagements with African leaders by U.S.

Global Media Russian opposition leader detained at protest
Author: 0 Russian opposition leader detained at protest

Russian officials say the protests were illegal. "I was detained. It does not matter", he posted on Twitter, urging people to still attend the rallies. In most cities, municipal authorities have not authorized the rallies. The anti-corruption activist launched the campaign for a boycott of the vote after Russian officials rejected his bid to run for president last month because of a past fraud conviction that he deems politically motivated.

Global Media China Calls for Japan's Efforts to Jointly Advance Ties
Author: 0 China Calls for Japan's Efforts to Jointly Advance Ties

A situation that could impede the improvement of Japan-China ties should not be caused, Kono said. In their talks, held at the Diaoyutai State Guest House in Beijing , Kono and Wang reaffirmed that Japan and China are cooperative partners and will not become a threat to each other, with the two countries marking the 40th anniversary this year of the signing of the Japan-China peace and friendship treaty.

Global Media Ontario PCs to meet to select interim leader
Author: 0 Ontario PCs to meet to select interim leader

In an emotional statement just before the broadcast of the CTV report on Wednesday, Brown, the Ontario politician, categorically denied the allegations . "If he's leader in June for the first time ever I'll vote pc". He did not accept that advice. The allegations will continue to hound the party and there's the possibility other skeletons begin to emerge from the closet of other candidates - although that could just as easily affect any and all candidates, regardless of party affiliation.

Global Media Israel demands changes to 'Polish death camp' bill
Author: 0 Israel demands changes to 'Polish death camp' bill

The talks may halt an escalating diplomatic crisis between the two countries after the lower house of the Polish parliament voted in favor the controversial bill on Friday, sparking an uproar in Israel. The current right-wing government is especially allergic to anything that casts Poles in a less than heroic light, as it has a policy of boosting patriotism and national pride in an effort to bolster its own political support.

Global Media Australia Face NZ or Canada in Sydney 7s
Author: 0 Australia Face NZ or Canada in Sydney 7s

Australia will meet Spain again in Saturday's quarterfinals while the United States will play Russia , New Zealand will meet Ireland and Canada will play France. Rugby Australia will struggle to break even on the Sydney Sevens given it had to be staged on the Australia Day long weekend. Australia has blazed its way into this afternoon's semi-final against Russian Federation without conceding a point while Cherry and Friedrichs have helped themselves to a combined total of five tries in ...